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Vadim Makhorov – Hong Kong Rooftopping at Night

Posted on October 10th, 2014 by Hitstun

No, this isn’t from a video game! This is a photo from a rooftop in Hong Kong’s Wanchai neighborhood overlooking Causeway Bay and Happy Valley. Rooftoppers Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov took several trips to Hong Kong scaling skyscrapers, taking pictures, and even hacking a huge billboard. Source: 55.jpg via Hong Kong | ontheroofs and […]

Yatsude – Country of a Thousand Nights and Ten Billion Mornings

Posted on September 12th, 2014 by Hitstun

That’s my best guess on the translation of the actual title “Sen no Yoru to Hyaku Oku no Asa no Kuni”. Anyway, this is my new desktop wallpaper, and it really is shockingly good. It’s the kind of fantasy town I want to live in, but it’s almost realistic, too. I highly recommend logging into […]


Posted on August 13th, 2014 by Hitstun

pixiv is basically the Japanese DeviantArt, full of talented artists I’d never have heard of otherwise. I picked up Udon’s Pixiv Almanac last year at PAX East and I craved more. I’m now subscribed to pixiv Top Weekly – Top 20 which gives a good balance of quality and quantity. Other pixiv feeds are available […]

Foothills Of Passage

Posted on October 3rd, 2013 by Hitstun

Dead End Thrills brings out the best in video game environments. This community goes beyond simple screenshots by making modifications to the game engines to render super high resolution images so professional you’d think they’re marketing assets. My dual-monitor desktop just got taken over by this one from the new Shadow Warrior. Source: foothillsofpassage.png via […]

Imperial Boy – Vegetable Garden

Posted on September 11th, 2013 by Hitstun

Imperial Boy’s detailed, colorful background art makes for some great desktop wallpapers. He’s always got this sense of vertical scale that I’ve always tried to work into my level designs. Source: 霊雨さん設定資料集 – Ms.ReiuSetMaterialCollection (with Google Translate)