One of the first computer* animated films, made throughout the 50s and released in 61:
the backgrounds from shining force 2 look deliberately less cartoony.
reminds me of that vaporwave gimmick, where every scene suddenly looks mysterious when you take people out of the foreground.
what i'm scraping today: https://www.spriters-resource.com/genesis_32x_scd/sf1/sheet/41886/
so much work goes into game backgrounds, but you aren't meant to notice them.
A year ago, I tried to replicate the limitations of Sega Genesis / Megadrive music with modern synths. The results sound like an old video game, but not like a Megadrive. None of my virtual synths were a perfect match for the YM2612.
What I'm scraping today:
Every issue of anti-humor comedy zine, "Army Man.' Some big name comedy writers had their humble beginnings here. Read about this years ago and had no idea there were scans out there.