The Art of World of Warcraft - Blizzard Entertainment (Hardcover)

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Product Details

Barcode
9781608874491
Department
Books
Released
16 Jun 2015
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
. Blizzard Entertainment
Alex Horley (Foreward By)
Chris Robinson (Introduction by)
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Pgw
Language
English
Number of Pages
224
Dimensions
324 x 235 x 23mm (1.59kg)

Summary

<b>Timed to the twentieth anniversary of the blockbuster Warcraft franchise, The Art of World of Warcraft celebrates the groundbreaking art of the complete series to date.</b><br><br>In the ten years since its inception, World of Warcraft® has revolutionized the role-playing genre, creating the immense world of Azeroth and filling it with iconic characters and legendary weapons and environments. Featuring interviews with key developers and telling the complete story of the game’s evolution, this fully illustrated book vibrantly displays the renowned artwork at the heart of the franchise. Including never-before-seen art from the latest World of Warcraft expansion, Warlords of Draenor, The Art of World of Warcraft will contain hundreds of drawings and concept art, forming the ultimate tribute to the epic gaming franchise.

Non-Fiction

General Subject
Games & Puzzles
BISAC Subject 1
Games / Video & Electronic
BISAC Subject 2
Games / Video & Electronic
BIC Classification 1
Computer games design
BIC Classification 2
Illustration & commercial art
Library Subject 1
Video game characters in art
Library Subject 2
World of Warcraft (Game)
Library Subject 3
Pictorial works
Dewey Classification
794

Author Bio

Known for blockbuster hits including World of Warcraft (R) and the Warcraft (R), StarCraft (R), and Diablo (R) franchises, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software renowned for creating some of the industry's most critically acclaimed games. Blizzard Entertainment's track record includes thirteen #1-selling games and numerous Game of the Year awards.

Review Quotes

Simply put if you played World of Warcraft for any great length of time or are an aficionado of fantasy art "The Art of World of Warcraft "is for you. It is 224 pages of pure beauty celebrating one of the longer lived and certainly one of the most popular games of all time.
"Northwest Cable News Online"
"It's an absolutely stunning piece of work that demonstrates and showcases the incredible imaginations and skills of its creators and developers."
"Boyce McClain Collectors' Corner"
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