Graffiti Meets Video Game Nostalgia

Street artist and animator Diego Bergia aka Lepos combines his love for ’90s arcade gaming and graffiti with the latest “arcade clip” set in San Francisco, complete with “some rooftop roller-hit action at historic Fort Mason!” Who wouldn’t want to play that?

The 32-bit LEPOS side-scroller demo prototype arcade machine from Koyama Games, circa 1995, was unveiled last year at Magic Pony in Toronto. With this ongoing series of clips, Lepos says “I’m making video art until I figure out how to make it a real game…” Do.

Here’s an earlier take.