Gaming art for your Facebook Timeline (Part 4: The 8/16-bit Era)

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Facebook timeline covers

Facebook’s Timeline lets you place an image at the top of your profile. Sure, you could add a crummy, awkwardly cropped family photo — or you can use a kick-ass cover from your favorite video game.

We’re releasing seven days’ worth of artwork, each with a different theme, that you can use to decorate your Facebook profile:

Today’s batch of covers features 10 classic titles from the 8- and 16-bit days of gaming. Click on the thumbnails to enlarge the pictures, then right-click (or ctrl-click for Macs) them and hit “save image as” to save to your computer.

Check out our gaming-themed Twitter headers here.

Timeline cover thumb Mega Man II
Mega Man II

Timeline cover thumb ToeJam & Earl
ToeJam & Earl

Timeline cover thumb Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars
Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars

Timeline cover thumb Out of This World
Out of This World

Timeline cover thumb River City Ransom
River City Ransom

Timeline cover thumb Secret of Mana
Secret of Mana

Timeline cover thumb Fantasy Zone 2
Fantasy Zone 2

Timeline cover thumb Super Metroid
Super Metroid

Timeline cover thumb Ninja Gaiden
Ninja Gaiden

Timeline cover thumb Streets of Rage
Streets of Rage