The Art of Gears of War 3 is the latest book in Ballistic's Art of the Game series. At a massive 320 pages, it is also the biggest.
Featuring concept and production art for characters, environments, weapons, vehicles, and monsters, this hefty tome gives you behind-the-scenes access to Epic Studio’s creative genius. It includes quotes, anecdotes, renders, early-stage art and works-in-progress, all leading-up to the completed package of the game.
"The Art of Gears of War 3" takes you behind the scenes of EPIC Games' biggest release for 2011, featuring character and environment concept art as well as production art from the game. The book shows the unseen art that makes "Gears of War 3" one of the most anticipated games of the year and talks to the key artists who created the blockbuster game. "The Art of Gears of War 3" delves into the process of character and environment concepts with comprehensive galleries of level art, and then shows how those concepts are turned into game art along with character models, storyboards, and marketing art. In addition to the hundred-plus pages of concept art, "The Art of Gears of War 3" shares insights from the game's creators, making it an invaluable learning tool for aspiring game artists.
|Gears of War series|
|Main Games:||Gears of War (♫) • Gears of War 2 (♫) • Gears of War 3 (♫) • Gears of War 4|
|Other Games:||RAAM's Shadow • Gears of War: Judgment (♫) • Gears of War: Ultimate Edition|
|Books:||Aspho Fields • Jacinto's Remnant • Anvil Gate • Coalition's End • The Slab • Kilo Squad: The Survivor's Log|
|Comics:||Hollow • Barren • Dirty Little Secrets • Stand-Alone Issues |
|Booklets and Guides:||Destroyed Beauty • Beneath the Surface • The Art of Gears of War • The Art of Gears of War 3 • The Poster Collection • The Art of Gears of War 4|
|Other Media:||Gears of War (film) • Gears of War: Exile • Gears of War: The Board Game • Gears of War: Tactics|