The Don's Domain

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Ico’s game cover for the PS2 European version, painted by director Ueda Fumito 上田 文人 and inspired by the surrealist painter Giorgio de Chirico's The Nostalgia of the Infinite - 2001

Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978) - The Nostalgia of the Infinite - 1911

Ugh, and then there’s the North American cover art, if need an excuse to punch yourself in the face repeatedly:

American game covers: always terrible forever.

Such a great game with such utterly horrendous American cover art. It pains me to think how many people passed this up because of the cover.