Check out this art show: i am 8-bit.
Finally, someone has made something that specifically suits my interests. Even better, it's in LA. Nate, Megan, Geo, Batalla, Franzese, associated nerds — we must go to his. Now. I am particularly impressed the following:
the super-deformed Samus by Katie Nice
a very Genndy Tartokovsky-looking Blanka by Jorge Gutierrez