When video game developers make a new entry to the ever-growing and evolving industry, they would always need to make use of icons both outside the game and within it. What do we mean? On computers, especially desktops, gaming icons guide a user on which one to click to open a specific video game. Computers are try to be as user-friendly as possible.

Within the video game itself, icons are intended to guide a player in navigating its interface, which in turn, can help them make progress through the game. If you are looking for those kinds of icons, whether you want to use it on a game that you are developing or you simply want to change the ones on your personal computer, then take a look at the various vector icon designs found below.


Space-themed Video Game Flat Icons


Check out the set of gaming icons above! They are ideal for use in video games that are set in the future or the outer space. Blasters, oxygen helmets, and robots—they are all here for your futuristic needs. Click on that download button if you think so too. You may also refer to our set of cosmos icons for similar types of icon designs.


Blue Frame Black and White Flat Gaming Icons



Colorful Rounded Flat Video Game Icons


If you simply want a colorful, flat design for all you gaming icons without the long shadow effect, then this set of icon designs may be what you are looking for. The rounded icons on this set appears as if it were compact discs of different color and the symbol of the game is cut-out in the middle.


112 Flat Sports and Gaming Icon Designs


Why Use Gaming Icons?

  • Gaming icons help players navigate through the user-interface within the game by knowing where to go and what to do.
  • Gaming icons convey instructions on which buttons are needed to be pressed to be able to execute a desired action.
  • Gaming icons can also be used to identify to what kind of video game it will be, whether it will be sports-related, action-themed, or others.
  • Just like other kinds of icons, they are used to let a computer user distinguish one program from another, and clicking on these icons will result in executing the game.

48 Fantasy Game Flat Icon Designs


How To Use These Gaming Icons

  • Game developers will need to incorporate the file name and address of the icons to the code in their game to use them. While this is a more on the technical side, it is better that we leave this off to them since they know more about how to go around with this than we do.
  • If you only want these icons on your computer’s desktop, simply copy the images to a particular folder and add them up as icons on the control settings.
  • For a creative presentation at the office, you may incorporate these icons on your slideshows and reports, but only if appropriate.
  • You may also have these icons printed, if you find it necessary.

Line Art Flat Video Game Icon Designs


Line art will never go out of style. No matter how simple they are, some people may even prefer to use them than the more colorful and artistic ones. These line vector designs still get the job done even without the color fills and shadow effects, and are also very easy on the eyes.


Flat Video Gaming Futuro Icons



Virtual Reality Flat Gaming Icon Designs


Virtual reality has been around since before the 1950’s but has only become such a hit in video games recently with the release of the Oculus Rift, the HTV Vive, and the PlayStation VR.

Over the recent years, the VR has been considered one of the best PC gaming accessories that you can get your hands on. If you want icons to represent virtual reality games, its accessories, or anything related to it, the set of icon designs above may be ideal for your purpose.

If you are reading this paragraph, then you probably have finished going through our gallery of downloadable video gaming icons. We sincerely hope you were able to find a design that suits your needs, because we have placed an effort in searching for these from reliable sources just to provide you with quality icon designs.

Downloading these icon designs can be done very easily. You simply need to click on that download button below the thumbnail. These icons may require you to pay a certain fee, but that shouldn’t be a problem since we are actually not asking for much. Once you have paid the very reasonable fee, the icon designs can already be yours and you can do whatever you want with it. So what are you waiting for? Download a design now!

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