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This Artist Creates Pixelated Versions of Pop Culture Characters and Places Them In Real Life [28 Pics]

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Everyone loves the look of 8-bit. No matter how insanely realistic video game graphics get, that nostalgia factor can’t be beat! A Swedish artist named Johan Karlgren has the same fondness for 8-bit and has done a really cool thing with it. He creates 8-bit art of our fave pop culture characters and puts them IRL situations. Check out his Instagram for more cool pixelated IRL art, but for now, take a look at some of our faves!

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Oct 26, 2017 at 6:24am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Oct 11, 2017 at 6:52am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Nov 6, 2017 at 11:11am PST

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Sep 10, 2017 at 7:18am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Jul 15, 2017 at 3:35am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 16, 2017 at 3:53am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 22, 2017 at 6:58am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 16, 2017 at 7:12am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 17, 2017 at 8:04am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 11, 2017 at 9:46am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 23, 2017 at 7:10am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Jul 22, 2017 at 3:04am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 10, 2017 at 10:28am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Aug 31, 2017 at 4:32am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Jul 26, 2017 at 1:33am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Sep 14, 2017 at 11:12am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Sep 27, 2017 at 12:05am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Sep 13, 2017 at 10:08am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Oct 29, 2017 at 7:20am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Oct 12, 2017 at 7:02am PDT

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A post shared by Johan Karlgren (@pappasparlor) on Oct 27, 2017 at 6:24am PDT

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