Concept Art Archive

  • Book Review: The Art of Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

    The Art of Ni no Kuni II is an art book in its purest form. Its 152 pages are filled with nothing but glorious sketches and paintings. You won’t find an introduction, a single caption, or even a hint of developer commentary. Here, the art […]

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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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  • Hob is the Bold and Beautiful New IP From the Makers of Torchlight

    Seattle-based Runic Games has revealed its third title, a mysterious, visually distinct adventure that is wildly different from the studio’s previous Torchlight titles. Having already mastered action RPG design, with experience dating back to work on games like Diablo, Diablo 2, and Fate, Runic is […]

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  • Former Witcher 3 Devs Making a “Beyond Post-Apocalyptic” Isometric RPG Inspired by Thief

    Fool’s Theory, a new indie studio founded by a core team of former The Witcher 3 developers from CD Projekt RED, has teamed up with the Kholat creators and publishers at IMGN.PRO to begin development on a brand new project titled simply Seven. (Not to […]

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  • E3 2014: Faith Shows Off Her New Parkour Skills in Updated Look at the Next Mirror’s Edge

    E3 2014: Faith Shows Off Her New Parkour Skills in Updated Look at the Next Mirror’s Edge

    DICE sure is taking its sweet ass time with the next Mirror’s Edge. It’s been nearly six years since the original game and a full year since the unveiling of the new game at last year’s E3, and yet at E3 this year we’re still […]

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  • VGBlogger Gift Guides for Geeks & Gamers: Art Books

    VGBlogger Gift Guides for Geeks & Gamers: Art Books

    So, how did your Black Friday weekend shopping spree go? Get anything good? Or did you save up your cash to blow during the Cyber Monday sales bonanza? Well, if you’re still looking for some gift ideas for friends and loved ones (or yourself, you […]

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  • Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of God of War: Ascension

    Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of God of War: Ascension

    Bluecanvas, publisher of last year’s breathtaking The Art of Journey, returns this year with another stunner of a video game art book. The Art of God of War: Ascension is absolutely ginormous at nearly 400 pages. Those pages are even lined with gold trim around […]

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  • Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of Battlefield 4

    Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of Battlefield 4

    Another video game art book we’ll be telling you more about in our upcoming holiday gift guides for geeks and gamers is The Art of Battlefield 4, which, like The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, comes from publisher Titan Books. Yeah, yeah. I […]

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  • Gift Guide Sneak Peek: EXPOSÉ 11 and Creative Essence: Creatures

    Gift Guide Sneak Peek: EXPOSÉ 11 and Creative Essence: Creatures

    The next stop on our holiday gift guide preview tour brings us to Ballistic Publishing, purveyor of some of the finest digital art appreciation books on the market. Every year Ballistic brings us amazing books worthy of prime coffee table real estate, and this year […]

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  • Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV

    Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV

    Holiday gift guide time is coming up. We’re aiming to start running them around Black Friday, but in the meantime, while final preparations are being made, we’re going to post up quick preview teasers for some of the items planned for this year’s guides. Like […]

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