Hometown Pride

The Five Boroughs As Seen Through the 8-Bit Lens of a Super Mario Fan

nycmario The Five Boroughs As Seen Through the 8 Bit Lens of a Super Mario Fan Writer and illustrator Jesse Eisemann, of College Humor and Dorkly fame, meticulously recreated a playful 8-bit map of New York City. Consider this your reward for trying to follow Michael Arrington debacle. Scroll around a larger version on Mr. Eisemann’s blog. In case it isn’t already etched in your brain, here’s the appropriate soundtrack.


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  1. Anonymous says:

    <3 you Nitasha.  Reward accepted and earned.

  2. Here’s a link to Jesse Eisemann’s blog: http://jesseeisemann.tumblr.com

    1. Nitasha Tiku says:

      Oh thanks, Michael! Forgot to include the link. It’s added now, but here’s the scrollable version: http://jesseeisemann.com/MarioNYC.html