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Desktop Fun: Video Game Icon Packs

Whether you are a fan of the original 8-bit video games or much newer versions we have a nice collection of video games icon packs pulled together to help you create a cool video game themed desktop.

Note: To customize the icon setup on your Windows 7 & Vista systems see our article here. Using Windows XP? We have you covered here.

Sneak Preview

For our example here we went with a definite classic using the Supermario Lumina Style set shown below.

Note: Original wallpaper (altered to fit our monitor) can be found here.

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A closer look at the desktop icons that we added to our desktop…

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Arcade Daze

*.ico format only

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Download

Arcade Daze Galaxian

*.ico format only

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Download

Supermario Lumina Style

*.ico and .png format

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Download

Super Mario Dock Icon Pack

*.png format only

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Download

Archon

*.ico format only

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Download

Diablo II

*.ico format only

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Download

Medievalish Gaming Icon Pack

*.png format only

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Download

Water Gaming Icon Pack

*.png format only

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Download

Zelda OoT Iconset

*.ico, .png, & .tif format

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Download

Warcraft – Volume 1

*.ico format only

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Download

Quake Icon Pack

*.ico and .png format

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Download

Video game icons 256 pix

*.ico format only

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Download

Storm Riders – Swords

*.ico format only

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Download

Emulators Pack 1

*.ico and .png format

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Download

Emulators Pack 2

*.ico and .png format

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Download

Be sure to visit our new Desktop Fun section for more customization goodness!

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 05/15/10

Comments (6)

  1. Alfredo

    OMG!!!!!!!! ^_____^ AWESOME!!!!

  2. mickeyblue

    nice icone, but still prefer to use rocketdock as the icons are the best.

  3. FiendAngel

    Please mystic geek, also cover an article for TV Shows ICON , I really want TV Shows icon :(

  4. Asian Angel

    @Alfredo – ^__^

  5. jthatcher79

    hey – dumb question… is there a how to with installs of these packs or is it one at a time :(

  6. Asian Angel

    @jthatcher79 – Each icon will have to be manually set (how-to links at top of this page). They are not setup up to install as whole sets at once. :(

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