Art Books Archive

  • Summer Book Club Review: The Little Prince: The Art of the Movie

    Welcome to VGBlogger’s Summer Book Club! All summer long, we will be providing weekly book reviews across a wide range of geek favorite categories, including art, comics/graphic novels, fantasy, gaming, and sci-fi, and welcoming you to join in on book discussions in the comments. So […]

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  • Metal Gear Solid V Art Book Sneaks Out This November

    In an announcement that comes a little late, but still better late than never, Big Boss is saddling up with Dark Horse Comics for The Art of Metal Gear Solid V! The long-awaited (at least by me) hard cover art book dedicated to Hideo Kojima’s […]

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  • Book Review: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Art Book and Tech Manual

    Critics haven’t been very kind to Batman v Superman, but that sure hasn’t stopped the DC superhero flick from making serious bank at the box office (or regular moviegoers from generally holding a more favorable impression, as is often the case). If you enjoyed the […]

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  • Book Review: Capturing Archetypes Volume 2

    Compiling Sideshow Collectibles‘ broad spectrum of busts, figures, and statues, Capturing Archetypes Volume 2 is a premium art book that celebrates the too often forgotten art of sculpture, its 192 pages overflowing with glossy, hi-res images of figures hailing from comics, movies, video games, and […]

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  • Book Review: The Art of Fable Legends

    After more than three years in development, Fable Legends has officially been cancelled as of earlier in the week. Lionhead Studios also is on the brink of being closed outright by Microsoft, a sad and sudden end for the developer clearly looming. In some ways […]

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  • Book Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Visual Dictionary and Incredible Cross-Sections

    From the behind-the-scenes look at the film’s creative development in The Art of Star Wars: The Force Awakens by Abrams Books, we now dive into the Visual Dictionary and Incredible Cross-Sections movie companion guides for a more detailed look at the characters, vehicles, and worlds […]

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  • Book Review: The Art of XCOM 2

    XCOM 2 is the hot new game right now, and you know what that means, don’t you? New art book time! Okay so The Art of XCOM 2, by Insight Editions, actually published about a month ago, but it seemed a bit premature to check […]

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  • Super Famicom Box Art Collection Now Available For Pre-order

    Fans of vintage video game box art, pay close attention. Bitmap Books’ latest art book, Super Famicom: The Box Art Collection, is now available for pre-order exclusively at Funstock Retro, reasonably priced at £24.99 / $35.87. Pre-orders also include a bonus double-sided bookmark. If you’re […]

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  • Book Review: The Art of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Few movies are kept shrouded in as much secrecy as Star Wars: The Force Awakens was leading up to its theatrical debut over the holiday season. Sure, there were a number of trailers, but they all teased just enough to get fans excited without giving […]

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  • VGBlogger’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guides for Geeks & Gamers: Art and Coffee Table Books

    With a little more than a week left to go until Christmas, we bring you the fourth and penultimate installment of our gamer geek gift guides for the 2015 holiday shopping season. In this edition, we offer recommendations in art and coffee table books perfect […]

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