Review: ‘Game Art: Art from 40 Video Games and Interviews with Their Creators’ by Matt Sainsbury

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With holiday shopping fast upon us, Comics Grinder is ready to start making some holiday gift suggestions. Let’s start with this beautiful book, “Game Art,” published by No Starch Press, a collection of interviews with 40 top video game designers including page after page of eye-popping video game art. And, yes, this is art. You’ll find a wide variety of gorgeous work that would be suitable for framing. This is easily the perfect gift for virtually anyone. Here are some samples:

From "Fatal Frame 4"

From “Fatal Frame II” (Koei Tecmo Games)

From "Fairy Fencer F"

From “Fairy Fencer F” (Compile Heart)

From "Never Alone"

From “Never Alone” (E-Line Media)

From "Gamebook Adventures"

From “Gamebook Adventures” (Joshua Wright)

“Game Art” presents awesome game art that will inspire gamers and aspiring designers alike. Featuring major studios like Square Enix, Bioware, and Ubisoft as well as independents like Tale of Tales and E-Line Media, “Game Art” explores and celebrates the creative process that turns a video game into art. For more details, visit our friends at No Starch Press. You can also find “Game Art” over at Amazon right here.

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Filed under Art, Art books, Games, Illustration, No Starch Press, Video Game Art, Video Games

4 responses to “Review: ‘Game Art: Art from 40 Video Games and Interviews with Their Creators’ by Matt Sainsbury

  1. Wow! These are beautiful and yes, I think they would work well framed. But please don’t mention ‘holiday shopping’ . Shops here in UK already set up for Christmas! I prefer to remain in denial until mid November. 🙂

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  2. hello henry chamberlain its dennis the vizsla dog hay dada is all freakd owt now!!! he is in the korner rokking bak and forth and muttering sumthing abowt crimson butterfly skarriest game ever crimson butterfly skarriest game ever i think he needs to git owt of the howse mor!!! ok bye

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