jump to navigation

BioShock – Better Than The Movies? August 29, 2007

Posted by Ivan Pols in art, BioShock, character design, culture, design, fantasy art, games, painting.
trackback

 Bioshock

I don’t have an Xbox, but if I did, I’d probably risk divorce and buy BioShock by 2K Games. The previews of the world they have created are awesome and well worth a visit even if you don’t like to play games. The art direction is tremendous. I was chatting with a guy I know who worked on the concept boards for 300 and does a lot of artwork for gaming companies and he raved about the level of detail 2K have gone to on this property. He reckoned that it’s changed the way the industry thinks about their production values. Every nook and cranny is beautifully designed. In fact, the production values easily rival most blockbuster films released today. If you have never heard of this game before this post you definitely have to check out the site. This is not Wolfenstein.

BioShock

Advertisements

Comments»

1. Beano - April 6, 2008

I agree whole-heartedly 😀
Greatest single player campaign ever


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: