It’s official: video games are art, says the Supreme Court. And this week, two of the greatest examples of games as art — Ico and Shadow of the Colossus — paint their breathtaking strokes on the PS3 in a new collection.
So what other games should join them as gaming’s equivalent to the great works of Picasso, Monet and Michelangelo? Since beauty is in the eye of the beholder, that’s really up to you. But if we were designing our own wing in a video game art museum, we’d start with these masterpieces.