This is one of the coolest gaming-related stories I've read in a long time:http://gameological.com/2013/02/the-pirate-hacks-of-africa/
Sure these games are all illegally pirated hacks, but there's some pretty creative (and a lot of completely bizarre) stuff in there.
Here's a follow-up of sorts that focuses specifically on the cover art:http://gameological.com/2013/02/the-art-of-syrian-games/
Edit: I went to the Syrian Games site itself and found this little gem that I just had to share:
Because when I think Alundra, I think Captain America!
Edit 2: I'm updating my avatar to reflect this awesomeness.