Gaming Highlights 2016
It's been a stunning year for Gamers across all platforms — and we've been publishing the books behind some of the year's biggest gaming juggernauts. See past the pixels to the page, in this round up below...
The Art of Titanfall 2 is the ultimate guide to the development of Respawn Entertainment’s fast-paced, visually stunning first-person shooter. Featuring an exclusive array of highly stylised concept art, sketches, 3D renders, maquette modelling, and commentary from key Respawn Entertainment team members, this is a must-have for any fan of the dynamic and destructive world of Titanfall 2.
"Need a closer look at Titans BT-7274, Bison, Legion, Northstar, Scorch, Ronin and Tone? This book has it." — Retrenders
The Art of Deus Ex Universe is the ultimate gallery of art from Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. It features concept art, sketches, evolutions, designs, and more. With fully-fledged commentary from Eidos-Montréal’s world renowned art design team, this extraordinary collection of groundbreaking game art helps flesh out how Deus Ex’s dystopian future was conceived and created.
“Truly compelling” — Xbox Addict
For the first time, the collected texts from the critically and commercially acclaimed fantasy video game The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim are bound together in three exciting volumes. Lavishly illustrated and produced, these titles are straight out of the world of Skyrim - and a must for any wandering adventurer.
"It looks period authentic, so it will make a nice addition to your bookcase or coffee table. It will also make you a much more scholarly Elders Scrolls fan thanks to the sheer amount of knowledge it packs into its 200+ pages of content." — Entertainment Buddha
The Art of Tom Clancy's The Division is the ultimate behind the scenes look at making of the latest game in the critically acclaimed Tom Clancy franchise. With over 300 images including sketches and concept art, and in-depth commentary throughout from the artists and creators, this volume will taken fans on a journey through the creation and visual development of the game.
“Some of the best artwork I’ve seen in any videogame art book” — Gaming Trend
More than a decade after she was restored to the throne, Empress Emily Kaldwin leads a dual life, fulfilling her duties as head of state while training with her father, Corvo Attano, learning his unique skills in the arts of the assassin. When an unknown man appears in Dunwall, leading the Whalers and seeming to possess powers once wielded by Daud, Emily and Corvo are plunged into a life-and-death adventure. Should they fail to stop this enemy, the result could be total destruction.
"A wonderful novel" — Gamers Sphere