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This book offers an in-depth look at the stunning virtual worlds being created by today's leading computer game artists. Subjects range from the purely imaginative vistas of the wildest fantasy and science fiction to the meticulously recreated landscapes and cites of real-world games. Interviews with the artists and game creators give insights into these fabulous worlds, while concept and production artwork reveals masterful details that may go unnoticed in the frantic pace of playing a game.

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Whether you're already a gamer curious about what goes into creating your favorite games, or you're an aspiring creator, you'll appreciate this in-depth look at the stunning virtual worlds being created by today's leading computer game artists.This book offers an in-depth look at the stunning virtual worlds being created by today's leading computer game artists. Subjects range from the purely imaginative vistas of the wildest fantasy and science fiction to the meticulously recreated landscapes and cites of real-world games. Interviews with the artists and game creators give insights into these fabulous worlds, while concept and production artwork reveals masterful details that may go unnoticed in the frantic pace of playing a game.

About the Author

Dave Morris is a prolific author of fantasy gaming books and the creator of the acclaimed real-time strategy PC game Warrior Kings. He has worked in both the videogame and TV industry.

Leo Hartas is a well-known and highly regarded illustrator skilled in both traditional and computer-generated styles and techniques. As well as authoring numerous bestselling children's books, he creates digital imagery for computer games, video animation, and TV programs.

Leo Hartas is a well-known and highly regarded illustrator, skilled in both traditional and computer-generated techniques. He is the co-author of The Art of Game Worlds and the author of numerous bestselling children's books. Hartas also creates digital imagery for computer games, video animation, and TV programs.

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ISBN:
9780060724306
Author:
Morris, Dave
Publisher:
Harper Design
Author:
Hartas, Leo
Subject:
Entertainment & Games - General
Subject:
Computer graphics -- Design.
Subject:
Video & Electronic - General
Subject:
Computer Graphics - Game Programming
Subject:
Programming - Games
Subject:
Computer graphics
Subject:
Software Engineering-Game Design
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Publication Date:
20041031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9.24x8.40x.62 in. 1.51 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Whether you're already a gamer curious about what goes into creating your favorite games, or you're an aspiring creator, you'll appreciate this in-depth look at the stunning virtual worlds being created by today's leading computer game artists.This book offers an in-depth look at the stunning virtual worlds being created by today's leading computer game artists. Subjects range from the purely imaginative vistas of the wildest fantasy and science fiction to the meticulously recreated landscapes and cites of real-world games. Interviews with the artists and game creators give insights into these fabulous worlds, while concept and production artwork reveals masterful details that may go unnoticed in the frantic pace of playing a game.
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