The Art of the Video Game

The Art of the Video Game

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Random House, Inc.
The Art of the Video Game is the first book to celebrate an exciting new visual medium—complete with stunning digital artwork from the biggest design studios and game publishers in the business, including Electronic Arts, Activision, Sega, Sony, Midway, Eidos, and Konami. Every page features gorgeously rendered images (plus never-before-published sketches, models, and works-in-progress) from dozens of beloved games—everything from old school favorites like Tomb Raider and Sonic the Hedgehog to contemporary hits like Beautiful Katamari, Call of Duty, Half-Life 2, Kane & Lynch, and more. Along the way, readers will discover the history of video game art and an exciting glimpse of its future. Full of exclusive interviews and images, The Art of the Video Game is a must-have gift for gamers of all ages.

Baker & Taylor
A celebration of video game art offers examples from the largest design studios and game publishers, with full-color digital artwork and never-before-published sketches, models, and works-in-progress.

Hachette Book Group
The Art of the Video Game is the first book to celebrate an exciting new visual medium with stunning examples from the biggest design studios and game publishers in the business: Electronic Arts, Activision, Nintendo, Midway, Eidos, Konami, and many others. Every page features gorgeously rendered digital artwork (along with never-before-published sketches, models, and works-in-progress) from dozens of beloved games everything from old school favorites like Tomb Raider and Sonic the Hedgehog to such contemporary hits as Beautiful Katamari, Call of Duty, Elder Scrolls, LEGO StarWars, and more. Along the way, readers will discover the history of video game art and catch an exciting glimpse of its future. Full of exclusive interviews and exclusive images, The Art of the Video Game is a must-have gift for gamers of all ages.

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books ; San Francisco, CA : Chronicle Books [distributor], 2008
ISBN: 9781594742781
9781594742774
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 x 29 cm

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Great book. Check it out!

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Navy_Falcon_1
Jul 28, 2010

This book is great, but some of the pics have gore(body parts flying, blood splattering, etc.)

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Navy_Falcon_1 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

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