The evolution of Video game graphics: This is truly beautiful. To see how far video games have gone, and their progression is breathtaking. Amazing and gorgeous, seeing how video games have such a long way.
This is an animation from "Super Mario World Yoshi's Island" for the Super Nintendo. Very colorful and with a child-like/coloring book aesthetic. The effect is very convincing for the time and shows off cool programming tricks.
ICYDK Super Mario Bros 2 on the NES is actually the Japanese NES game Doki Doki Panic with the main characters changed to Mario characters, which explains why it's so different than the other Mario games.