Crate and Barrel - Not Just a Store!

Armin Wagner’s created a brilliant collection entitled Crates and Barrels, cataloguing the ubiquity of these containers in video game culture. Though they’re obviously favorites in 3D games for their simplicity (hey, that’s a cube, and that’s a cylinder!), there’s something kind of pleasing about the way they cross so many genres and generations of games.

some crates and some barrels

You can even get separate lists of the most recently uploaded crates and barrels.