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Bad Moon on the Rise!

October 13, 2009

Storytellers across the ages have told the tale of the werewolf. These cursed souls shift their form into wolf-like creatures, possess the strength of ten men and wreak havoc across the land. They’ve been depicted in books, TV and film for generations and this week, our own Dave Brasgalla brings the legend of the man-wolf […]

That’s right folks, it’s October again which means we’ve flipped the spooky switches and engaged creepy mode here at the Iconfactory in anticipation of our all-time favorite holiday, Halloween. If you’re new to these parts then you should know we just love costume parties, trick or treating and serving up all kinds of ghostly goodies […]

Nimble Folders Roll In

April 29, 2009

We’re back to our regularly scheduled freeware releases this week with a fun set of desktop icons from Talos – Nimble Folders. This set of system replacement folders picks up where Nimble Halloween left off and gives Mac & PC users a fun way to customize the appearance of their core folder set. Head on […]

The Kit and Caboodle of 2008

December 16, 2008

It’s time once again for our year ending QuickPix Collection. If you missed any of our QuickPix from the past 52 weeks, just grab this set to complete your collection. 2008’s entries include Valentine’s Day’s Cupid and Halloween’s Jack-O-Lantern as well as the ever-popular Rickroll icon we released on April Fools Day. We hope we […]

Halloween is but a distant memory, but not to Jack Skellington. This week’s freeware release, inspired by the animated film from Tim Burton and Walt Disney, brings the familiar characters of The Nightmare Before Christmas to your desktop. The icon set, like the movie, combines two of our favorite holidays, Halloween and Christmas, into one […]

We sincerely hope this year’s Iconfactory Halloween festivities contained a sufficient helping of creepy to satisfy everyone. Despite the shrieking, moaning and howling around the factory floor the workers were able to craft four spooky icon sets to help you express the spirit of the season. Somehow we were also able to sneak in a […]

With only four days left until the witching hour arrives, we’re pleased to throw one more treat into your bag of Halloween goodies – Son of Somatic. This playful, yet creepy set of desktop icons (the first Somatic set to be updated for Leopard) has oozed from the mind of David Lanham to haunt your […]

Trick or Trash!

October 21, 2008

Halloween slithers closer this week with our latest freeware set. Trick or Trash, Anthony Piraino’s latest icon release, is a Halloween-themed trash can replacement set. Sneak on over to the freeware page, download Trick or Trash for Mac, PC, or as a handy CandyBar iContainer, and creep out your Dock before it’s too late!

Trick or Treat!

October 14, 2008

Today’s creepy pre-Halloween icon release should incite floods of memories in those who roamed the neighborhood streets in search of candy bars and popcorn balls back in the 1970’s. These unexpectedly scary creations are based on the ridiculously cheap costumes that lined the local department store’s seasonal racks and were desired by kids everywhere. Come […]

Aqua’s Back and It’s Black!

September 16, 2008

After a self imposed break, the Iconfactory production line ramps back up in a big way today with the release of an all-new system replacement set from David Lanham. Looking for a nice set of dark-themed folders for that slick black MacBook of yours? Perhaps Aqua blue just isn’t your thing. Either way, we’re willing […]