Game Art Digest #011

Attention all upcoming (and experienced!) Game Artists — set down your easels and pick up your notepads!

Every week, the Art team at Mighty Bear Games share a round-up of our top Game Art discoveries from across the Internet: Tips, tricks, tutorials, references, and more!

Tips and Tricks

The Art of Monument Valley 2 — David Fernández Huerta

The Art of 'Monument Valley 2'

In this GDC talk, art director David Fernandez Huerta goes over his process of developing the iconic visuals that helped make Monument Valley 2 a hit.

If you’re looking for a game with a unique art style all its own, do check out the first Monument Valley as well!

8 Ultra useful Maya tips — David Mattock

8 ultra useful Maya tips for beginners in under 4 mins * Full Rotation – Design & Animation

Just starting out in Maya? Be sure to check out this article by David Mattock! In just under 5 minutes, you’ll pick 8 useful tips and tricks that are sure to give you that extra edge when honing your new skills!


Painting Sailor Moon in My Art Style — kelogsloops

Here’s one from one of our artists, Morby:

“Being in the games industry pretty much locked us into digital content all day. Once in awhile, we should all look back to traditional mediums for inspiration, or simply to just appreciate the beauty and masterful techniques (without a CTRL+Z to fall back on).

This is an inspirational watercolour piece from Youtuber kelogsloops, enjoy!”

Were these useful? Seen something cool we might have missed? Let us know in the comments!

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