I haven't watched much of the Escapist's Super Smash Bros. parody video series There Will Be Brawl, mostly because I can't bring myself to take web videos starring actors dressed as video game characters seriously (I made an exception for College Humor's Street Fighter: The Later Years), but I can imagine these excellent photos pushing other similarly disinterested gamers to check the show out.

Shot by Greg de Stefano, these photos of the There Will Be Brawl cast will be collected for a "book project in progress." My favorite is definitely the very Ira Glass-esque Lakitu. Captain Falcon, with the gleaming emblem on his helmet and his noble gold scarf, is a close second:

You can see more images from the book project on Greg de Stefano's site.