59 Pixel Tattoo Designs That Remind Us How Much We Love Video Games


Pixel tattoos may be your thing if you get nostalgic every time you see Super Mario or some other character from old school gaming. Technology did certainly move forward compared to those times, but hearts of many stayed in old fashion pixelated style.

Nothing can replace that feeling you once had when you completed the level with just one heart left drawn in old school graphical interface showing you’re almost out of energy. So, for all of you that can relate to this feeling here is a huge collection of the pixel tattoo that are just as awesome as they are nerdy. Here we have even 60 examples of this particular kind of tattoo that say only one thing – you are a retro gaming freak.

There are plenty variations in this great tattoo works, starting with different old school gaming characters, different themes to different ways of tattooing, but you’ll probably find the one that is just right for you and that makes your pixelated heart pumping hard the very moment you lay your eyes on it.

Take your time and enjoy scrolling down the gallery.

1. Do you recognize this cool pixel tattoo?

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2. Love this work. Pixel  ” ruining ” the graphics

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3. Mega man!

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4. Link from Legend of Zelda

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5. Beautiful work with rainbow colors

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6. By the power of be. I am He-Man!

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7. Amazing galaxy work of art as a tattoo

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8. Is that the Death Star from Star Wars?

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9. Nice job spannig both arms

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10. Cool Sonic black and white tattoo that is really pixelated

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11. Vintage skull getting the pixel treatment

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12. Think this is a crow being cut in half by the ink

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13. Mother and son tattoo dots

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14. Great colors

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15. The mushroom from the popular Super Mario game

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16. Outer space tattoo with beautiful blue colors

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17. I love this dog’s face and blue background

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18. Pixel tattoo formed from many small dots ( pixels )

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19. Awesome tattoo design being eaten away by pixels

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20. Colorful skull created with tiny dots

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21. Kinda weird, but ok

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22. Great piece with nice colors and design

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23. The world within a fish

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24. Space Invadors, i wasted so much time playing this game

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25. Amazing!

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26. Guess from which popular Nintendo game these hearts are from?

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27. Balloon doggy

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28. Take off tattoo design

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29. Two pugs staring at nothing

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30. Video game explosion

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31. Captain America Tattoo

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32. Super Mario when in flying mode

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33. Super Mario and the Princess he can never save

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34. Who is that singer?

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35. Nice dog, probably the pet of the tattoo owner

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36. Great tattoo of a monkey

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37. Rose and heart meshed pixel tattoo

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38. Nice sleeve tattoo of a cool galaxy

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39. Pacman game tattoo

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40. Pokemon GO

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41. ” My favorite pug dog “

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42. Another Space Invaders tattoo that looks amazing

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43. Snake music note

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44. Gun fire bullet from old video games

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45. Rose

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46. Another pixel rose

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47. Do you recognize what this is? Looks like another rose

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48. Tiny watermelon, so cute

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49. Another Space Invader tiny tattoo

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50. EPIC Star Wars pixel tattoo

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51. Burning house

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52. Penguins in the wild

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53. Boss from an old video game ( can’t remember which one )

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54. One hand shakes, the other cuts

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55. The famous green mushroom from Super Mario

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56. Where’s Wally?

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57. Super Mario

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58. Link from Zelda

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59. Are you talkin’ to me?

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