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Get a job: Be a Cinematic Artist for Telltale Games

The studio responsible for (among other things) Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead are aiming to hire a cinematic artist to join the team at Telltale’s San Rafael, CA office. There will be a test. …


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Pixel artist renounces pixel art

“It is with a heavy heart that I hang up the old pencil tool for all of our future games. Good art is good art, and nothing beats the real deal. Embracing the medium simply ensures that everybody else knows it.” …


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Artist Creates Stunning Ocarina Of Time Custom Nintendo 64

Artist Vadu Amka has created a personalized Nintendo 64 dedicated to The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. The console, which was a surprise for her friend's birthday, is an absolutely gorgeous re-imagining of one of gaming's most beloved consoles.

For this custom, Vadu decided to include the Spiritual Stones underneath the main logo on the front of the console, which she also reworked with a new font. In addition, the Hylian Shield was added to the top of the console, the switches, buttons, and ports were painted gold, and the entire console was given a layer of stone to make it look more ancient. She also put the Hylian Crest on the controllers. You can see more shots of the Ocarina of Time N64 below.

Vadu Amka is no stranger to personalized video game consoles. You can check out her other creations, including a Half-Life Dreamcast, a Wind Waker Gamecube, a Castlevania Super NES, and a Pokémon Red/Blue Game Boy on her site. She also has some creations up for sale at her Kochi Gallery storefront

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Get a job: Be a Senior Technical Artist at NetherRealm Studios

The team responsible for Mortal Kombat X seeks an experienced technical artist to join the team at its Chicago, IL studio and improve the studio’s workflow for creating assets for games. …


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Artist Gives Bloodborne Their Anime-Inspired Take

An artist going by @SaraM_D on twitter recently shared an interesting take on Bloodborne's gothic art.

It does a good job maintaining the gothic style, but looks like it could be a character pulled from the movie Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust. You can find more from the artist on their website or DeviantArt page.

Obituary: Artist Francis Tsai

Artist who worked on games such as Myst III and the Tomb Raider franchise succumbs to ALS after a five-year struggle. …


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Get a job: NetherRealm seeks an experienced Cinematic Artist

The makers of Mortal Kombat X are looking for an experienced artist to join the team at NetherRealm’s Chicago, IL studio to focus on creating in-game cinematics. …


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Get a job: Retro Studios is hiring a Concept Artist

Nintendo-owned developer Retro Studios (Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze) seeks to hire a concept artist to collaborate with the art team in Retro’s Austin, TX office. …


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Artist Gives Pokémon Kyogre, Tentacruel, Omastar, And Others Realistic Makeovers

The latest creation from realistic Pokémon artist RJ Palmer tackles the gigantic Kyogre, among other seafaring Pokémon.

Kyogre, the imposing whale creature you see above, appeared on the cover of Pokémon Sapphire and the recent remake, Alpha Sapphire, in its Mega Evolved form. The piece also includes realistic renditions of Tentacruel, Jellicent, Frillish, Sharpedo, and Omastar, who is the ultimate evolved form of Omanyte, who is born from the helix fossil. The helix fossil rose to prominence recently with the TwitchPlaysPokemon phenomenon.

For more impressive work from Palmer click the links to see Kyurem, Raikou, Abomasnow, and Mr. Mime, Gyarados and Rayquaza, Lugia and Tyrantrum, Giratina, Feraligatr, and Meganium. RJ Palmer has been creating these impressive realistic Pokémon for quite some time. You can see more of his collection on his blog, as well as his DeviantArt page. He's also collected most of his work into a coffee table book which you can buy here.

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Get a job: NetherRealm is hiring a Senior Technical Artist

The house responsible for Mortal Kombat seeks an experienced technical artist to join the team at its Chicago, IL studio and refine/redefine the studio’s approach to creating assets for games. …


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