Video games have long served as an escape from the hum-drum status quo of the real world. Now, the glove is on the other hand as the realm of pixels and polygons have stepped out of their respective platforms and onto the streets.
As Laughing Squid
reports, Aiden Glynn - a Toronto-based street artist, character designer and animator working for Pizza and Pixels
- used his creativity to incorporate elements of interactive entertainment into everyday things, such as a Donkey Kong barrel-shaped
waste receptacle and a Pikachu
street light base, and many more.
"Since people seem to have been digging my Videogame inspired street art, here’s one of the original 150," Glynn typed under
a photo of one of his initial creations, depicting a particular underground-dwelling Pokemon
To view even more of Glynn's work, check out his Tumblr