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I really like weird games. Cubivore. Katamari Damacy. Guitarooman. As a gamer, some of my favourite experiences are the weirdest ones out there. When I go to the store or preorder games, I preferentially choose the weird ones; the runts of the litter, the ones that people don't play that often.


Japanese video-sharing site NicoNico Douga is well known for having its own unique net culture and memes. One of the most interesting of these is the "tekaki" style of video. "Tekaki", literally meaning "hand-drawn", refers to a type of video where a popular clip -- usually an anime or video game opening -- is altered to portray a different game or anime altogether. This is done by tracing the original source frame by frame, making the desired alterations, and then reanimating it.


In action game El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron​, hero Enoch and guardian angel Lucifel don some heavenly denim. You can buy those same jeans — well, you could before the internet went bananas.