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Art of Destiny (Hardcover) (Bungie)

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From the mysterious dunes of Mars to the jungles of Venus and the abandoned aerospace installations on the Moon,Destiny takes players across the ancient ruins of our solar system on their quest to defend Earth’s last city and become legend.To build this expansive universe, the team at Bungie drew from a multitude of inspirationsfrom classic fantasy and science fiction worlds, the myth-meets-technology adventure of space operas, and the ornate design of medieval drapery juxtaposed with modern architectureall of which combine to create a world uniquely imagined down to the smallest detail.The Art of Destiny is a celebration of the dynamic art at the heart of the game, featuring hundreds of pieces of concept illustrations, cinematic imagery, early sketches, and world-building graphic design. Covering the meticulous artistic development behind each class, vehicle, weapon, and environment, this lush and comprehensive overview explores the game’s sweeping world, grand scope, and vibrant visuals.© 2014 Bungie, Inc. All rights reserved. Destiny, Bungie, and the Bungie logo are trademarks of Bungie, Inc. in the US and/or other countries.
This elegant, collectible book presents the powerful concept art created for Destiny, featuring breathtaking imagery that captures the cinematic feel of its universe. Covering everything from the earliest sketches of the Guardians? armor to dilapidated cities on distant planets, this exploration of the art behind the year?s biggest new gaming franchise details the incredible artistic development of each class, vehicle, and planet. With hundreds of stunning sketches, character illustrations, pieces of concept art, environments, and more, The Art of Destiny will explore the game?s sweeping world, grand scope, and vibrant visuals.

About Destiny
Set in our solar system in a mythic future, Destiny is a brand new action game in which players can become legend in a living, social world filled with mystery and adventure.


© 2014 Bungie, Inc. All rights reserved. Destiny, Bungie, and the Bungie logo are trademarks of Bungie, Inc. in the US and/or other countries.
Number of Pages: 214.0
Genre: Games
Sub-Genre: Video + Electronic
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Bungie
Language: English
Street Date: December 4, 2014
TCIN: 16474615
UPC: 9781608874200
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-5734

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wonderful resource

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5 out of 5 stars
MrAwsom3n355 1 year ago
wonderful book with lots of great art. whether you are a fan of the game or in my case an artist who loves art books to gain inspiration from, this is a wonderful book to pick up.
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Beautiful book

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5 out of 5 stars
Kathleen 1 year ago
I like "art of" books, particularly ones for games and movies I enjoy, and this one doesn't disappoint. It's packed with conceptual art before the game was launched and story details from the artists and designers. If you're a fan of the game, this is a great addition to your library or for display ...see moreof the reviewer's review
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