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Here's a fascinating video on the burgeoning field of texture archaeology, the process of searching for the original sources of textures in old videogames. Interestingly, there are many specific textures that are shared between many games, such as the brick graphic in the video. An interesting little rabbit hole to go down.

View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bsCN0Yx2Vbs&list=LL&index=1

And here's the Render96 wiki which details all of the discoveries to date:


EDIT: And here's the collection of texture and sound CDs that Render96 has archived. Feel free to mess around with those if you like. Thanks to BobbyTrivia for the reminder. :SataniaThumbsUp:

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