While characters like Mario were designed from the limitations of the pixel, modern game developers have embraced the element as part of a modern aesthetic. Artist Simon Cottee explores the visual building block in his documentary short 'Pixel.' [via BoingBoing]
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Earlier we kicked off the Kotaku Australia Reader GOTY poll for 2018. And you've got one day left to vote on the reverse: the game that let you down the most.
Triple AAA games nailing the brief. Indie games surprising people out of nowhere, and expansions and patches that completely turn a game around. It's been a good year for games - now it's time for you to vote for your favourite.