world of warcraft

The Art of the Game

Illustration is also of paramount importance to another venue for science fiction and fantasy and that is as part of the packaging that goes along with role-playing and video games.

Interview: Milivoj Ćeran, Fantasy Illustrator

“Hello, My name is Milivoj Ćeran, I live in Zagreb, Croatia. I’m a professional illustrator specialized in fanastic art.” Q: What made you want to be a fantasy illustrator? A: “That idea was in my mind since I was kid, but the first „real“ idea was while I studied at academy of fine art. I’ve […]

Weaned on Science Fiction and Fantasy

One thing that’s been abundantly clear to me, as someone weaned on video games, is how indebted we are to science fiction  and fantasy.  Final Fantasy’s core concepts―its monsters, its ridiculous evil antagonists, its specific names―come straight from fantasy authors, and those that didn’t come secondhand from Dungeons and Dragons and other tabletop experiences. While […]