Ballistic Releases The Art of Gears of War 3 for Pre-order
320 pages of never before seen Concept and Production art reveals the thinking behind the best-selling game.
Adelaide, South Australia (PRWEB) June 04, 2012
The Art of Gears of War 3 TM is a 320 page book from Ballistic, which takes you behind the scenes of one of Epic Games´ biggest releases. It features character, environment, monster, weapons, vehicle concept and production art. All of which reveal the depth of thinking behind the best-selling game.
The Art of Gears of War 3 also shares commentary and insights from the creative team at Epic Games – making it an invaluable resource for devotees of the game, as well as artists, developers or gamers, who want to learn how a big game title is developed.
At a staggering 320 pages, The Art of Gears of War 3 is one of the biggest Ballistic books to date, and with its amazing array of concept and production art, as well as cinematic screen shots and text to match, the book is undoubtedly the perfect companion for fans of gaming, and game art.
It comes in three editions: Soft Cover (USD$65), Special Leather Edition (USD$129) and the soon-to-be-released, very exclusive Folio Edition (USD$300). The Special Edition is for the serious art collector and features a leather-bound cover with embossed title, and glossy tip-on art. The exclusive collector´s Folio Edition is limited to only 300 books. It features a beautifully-presented cover, with embossed titles and a matching hand-crafted presentation case with a ribbon to easily remove or place the Folio Edition in its box. The Limited Folio Edition cover also includes a metal-carved cover ornament, exclusive to this edition only.
EXCLUSIVE POSTER OFFER
The first 100 customers to buy The Art of Gears of War 3 on the Ballistic Publishing website will receive an A3 poster print featuring the work of EPIC Games. The unfolded A3 poster print will arrive separately in a special flatpack poster mailer preserving the poster in its original condition.
More details about the books and availability can be found on the Ballistic Publishing website at: http://www.ballisticpublishing.com/books/theartofthegame/gearsofwar3/
About Ballistic Publishing:
Ballistic Publishing is a leading independent publisher of digital art publications worldwide. With a wide range of books showcasing the work of the world´s best digital artists, we are pleased to present this new title to you.
We are also founders of The CGSociety, the world´s leading, and largest, society of digital artists. We work closely with our authors, giving them valuable feedback helping them produce high quality digital products.
This, in turn, provides a platform for both aspiring and established artists to hone their skills and display their work on a global scale.
THE ART OF GEARS OF WAR 3:
Softcover — 9781921828-15-7
Special Edition — 9781921828-16-4
Limited Folio Edition — 9781921828-17-1
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