There's a bit of a focus on oil paintings in this week's installment of Greatest Game Art Ever. Get ready to see some of gaming's favorite sons and daughters in ways you've never seen them before, at least aesthetically. It's refreshing to see iconic characters and locations viewed through the eyes of different artists, all of whom have infused their pieces with the spirit of the source material while still maintaining their own vision. Check out the gallery below to appreciate all of this week's pieces.


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Cordyceps Lion by thomaswievegg

PKMNation - Storm Makes a Splash by TamarinFrog

Injustice: GODS AMONG US by A-B-Original

Super Smash Bros. by living-oxymoron

Sonic the Hedgehog by Ry-Spirit

Lara Croft - Tomb Raider Reborn by Antuniey

Ambition Overlord Cruelty - Skyrim by IceDragonhawk

The Last of Us: Ellie in the School by VitoSs

InFAMOUS: Second Son by Atropicus

Pokemon: Braixen by Sa-Dui

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 by Nightlong86

Skyward Sword by zgul-osr1113

Titanfall - Run... as Fast as You Can by RenatusArts

Halo by Lobzov

Persona 4 - Rain by gravitybeams

Assassin's Creed 4 - Naval Fort by tincek-marincek

Blanka by VisHuS702

2010 - SoulCalibur Taki by Vandrell

Super Mario Fanart by Der-Reiko

Animal Crossing - Evening at the Coffee House by Kitchiki

Elizabeth in the Sky with Diamonds by Wonderbink