15 Classic Video Game Characters Through The Eyes Of An Artist

She’s brought new life to the characters we loved as children!

Lisa-Marie Merlin is a Swede who’s not only a talented artist, but also quite the avid gamer. During her time off, she uses vivid water colors to bring popular video game characters to life. So, take peek at 15 of her amazing works down below.

1. Super Mario power up!

Merlin can even portray the smallest characters in a spectacular way.

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2. Furious.

She’s managed to capture Red XIII’s ferocity with a splash of rich colors.

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3. Mario himself.

The world’s favorite plumber right after completing a mission.

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4. The speed trio.

The Sonic trio as you’ve never seen them before.

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5. The savior.

This work brings one of our favorite childhood characters to life.

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6. Yee Haw!

The heroic due in rich detail.

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7. Spyro.

Merlin’s adaption of Spyro involves more than his traditional purple color.

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8. Who remembers Megaman?

Does this make you all nostalgic?

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9. Fantasy.

Look at Cloud looking so fabulous.

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10. Pick one!

Choose one of these for your next quest!

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11. Amaterasu.

If you’ve played the game, this picture will be special to you.

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12. Unfinished WIP.

This amazing World of Warcraft elf looks outstanding, even though the work is far from finished.

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13. Look out for the Bandicoot!

The aura she’s created around Crash really showcases his wacky nature.

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14. Adorable.

Vivi’s gotten even cuter. I didn’t even think that was possible!

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15. Mighty metroid.

Samus looks drop-dead gorgeous after Merlin’s touch.

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