Got Bob Wakelin’s Original Art For NES Contra? When the legendary Bob Wakelin nintendo nes contra away last month he left behind an incredible legacy of artwork. Wakelin’s associating with British publisher Ocean resulted in a flood of amazing covers, but he also did work for other companies, with the NES version of Contra being one of his most famous pieces. Back in the good old days, video game covers were often painted on a large scale and then photographed and printed onto packaging.
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Dan spoke to Wakelin a while back and was told that he had sold the original art off a long time ago. If this transaction took place then it’s safe to assume whoever paid for it has saved it from the scrapheap. If you have this piece hung on one of your walls then this news could well convince you to part with it — unless of course you’re as committed a collector as Dan, in which case you may want to keep hold. Damien has over a decade of professional writing experience under his belt, as well as a repulsively hairy belly. Rumours that he turned down a role in The Hobbit to work on Nintendo Life are, to the best of our knowledge, completely and utterly unfounded. I wonder if it’s a spike because his death is so recent or will his work continue to increase in value.