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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 (Asian Angel) is our very own Firefox Fangirl who enjoys working with multiple browsers and loves 'old school' role-playing games. 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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