80s Saturday Morning Cartoon Tributes/Satires/Parodies

I’m from that era, so I love this stuff.


Skyrim (obvious tribute to the opening of the Dungeons & Dragons cartoon, which you can watch the whole series of at this site):

Original production, Space Stallions (feels like a combination of Brave Star, Silverhawks, Starchaser: The Legend of Orin, everything! And gotta love the music):

Mass Effect:

Dark Souls 2:


Angry Birds in a 80s-era Transformers spinoff:

And that super 80s-era music!

Toy Story’s Combat Carl:

Five Nights at Freddy’s done in Don Bluth style by by Kosperry:

StarFox done in Hanna-Barbera style by Jonasdrawsstuff:

Portal with anthromorphocized Cores, with Chell & Wheatley looking reminiscent of Disney’s Atlantis era but Glados making me feel like it’s one of the darker episodes of Steven Universe:

Dark Souls is getting a comic book by 90s Spawn creator Todd McFarlane (image from Twitter here):


See also Video Games Redrawn to Look Like Old Cartoons, examples below:

And via Wil Overton of former SuperPlay fame:

And here’s the 1980s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles intro redone in 3D.

Dota2’s short film contest 2016 has this quick gem:

And an Overwatch one:

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