It’s not easy running for president. Months of public appearances, travel, and baby-kissing would take a heavy toll on anyone, and it only makes matters worse when people mock your campaign logo.

Fortunately for our current crop of potential new world leaders, Fast Company Design enlisted the help of legendary metal logo designer Christophe Szpajdel to infuse these 2016 presidential candidates’ campaign logos with unending darkness.

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

Fast Company/Christophe Szpajdel

The full gallery of these gloriously dark presidential re-imaginings is available over on Fast Company.