Tim Lapetino,Various's Art Of Atari PDF

By Tim Lapetino,Various

ISBN-10: 1524101036

ISBN-13: 9781524101039

ATARI is among the such a lot well-known names on the earth. due to the fact that its formation in 1972, the corporate pioneered enormous quantities of iconic titles together with Asteroids, Centipede and Missile Command. as well as hundreds and hundreds of video games created for arcades, domestic video platforms, and pcs, unique paintings was once in particular commissioned to reinforce the Atari adventure, extra attractive childrens and adults to include and luxuriate in the recent period of digital leisure. paintings OF ATARI is the 1st legitimate choice of such art. Sourced from museums and personal collections all over the world, this e-book spans over forty years of the company's designated illustrations utilized in packaging, ads, catalogs, and extra! paintings OF ATARI contains behind-the-scenes info on how dozens of video games featured inside of have been conceived of, illustrated, authorized (or rejected), and taken to existence. even if you are a fan, collector, fanatic, or new to the realm of games, this e-book bargains the main whole choice of ATARI paintings ever produced! contains a specified Foreword via manhattan instances bestseller Ernest Cline, writer of Armada and prepared participant One, quickly to be a movie directed via Steven Spielberg: "For me, revisiting the attractive art offered during this publication is sort of pretty much as good as taking a visit in document Brown's time desktop again to that halcyon period on the sunrise of the electronic age. yet be warned, viewing those photos may well depart you with an overpowering wish to revisit the traditional pixelated battlefields they each one depict as well." -- from the Foreword through Ernest Cline. "Having labored within the leisure box as a expert in popular culture, i've got noticeable with my very own eyes the destruction of unique resources in desire of electronic conversions to avoid wasting enterprises money and time on long term garage. accordingly, I evidently assumed the unique Atari art fell prey to related disposal or robbery or had easily been forgotten approximately all jointly. due to paintings OF ATARI, now not any more!" -- from the Afterword by way of Robert V. Conte.

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