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Magicant (Earthbound)

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

August 2013 is Acid Trip Month for Oases of Beauty; a celebration of bizarre, unclassifiable worlds. Today’s featured world is Magicant from Earthbound, a JRPG for the SNES.

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Mushroom Hill Zone (Sonic & Knuckles)

Posted by on Jun 24, 2013 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

June 2013 is Forest Month for Oases of Beauty. Today’s featured world is Mushroom Hill Zone from Sonic & Knuckles, a Platformer for the Sega Genesis.

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4-3 (Super Mario Bros.)

Posted by on May 27, 2013 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

May 2013 is Palette Swap Month for Oases of Beauty, which takes a look at alternately colored worlds from elsewhere in a game. Today’s featured world is 4-3 from Super Mario Bros., a Platformer for the NES.

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Screech’s Sprint (Donkey Kong Country 2)

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

May 2013 is Palette Swap Month for Oases of Beauty, which takes a look at alternately colored worlds from elsewhere in a game. Today’s featured world is Screech’s Sprint from Donkey Kong Country, a Platformer for the SNES.

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