Martin Robinson – The Art of Castlevania – Lords of Shadow

art ofAuthor: Martin Robinson
Reviewed by: Lucy
Publisher: Titan Books
Genre: Video game art
ISBN 13: 9781781168950

Summary: Castlevania is a multi-generational video game series developed and published by Konami. The franchise was first released in 1986, but has evolved from a side-scrolling platformer into a full-scale adventure series – and has sold over 20 million copies worldwide. The series is a fan-favourite, and has influenced generation after generation of games since first being released.

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Martin Robinson – The Art of Dead Space


Author: Martin Robinson
Reviewed by: Lucy
Publisher: Titan Books
Genre: Art/Video Game
ISBN 13:   9781781164266


Summary:  The Art of Dead Space is the ultimate gallery of the Dead Space universe, with over 300 images including sketches and concept art by acclaimed artists from breathtaking spacescapes to terrifying necromorphs, character designs to creating a religion, plus commentary from the artists themselves. Includes art from Dead SpaceDead Space: Extraction,Dead Space: Ignition, and Dead Space 2.

Review: For anyone interested in the art behind the video games, this is an … Continue reading