Game Art Examples

This page contains links to game art in released games and kindly shared by artists for inspiration and education, occasionally with breakdowns and production insights.

Contents

  1. Game Art Examples
    1. Aeon Flux (2005)
    2. Afterfall InSanity (2011)
    3. Age of Conan (2008)
    4. Allods Online (2010)
    5. Assasins Creed 4: Black Flag (2013)
    6. Assasins Creed: Brotherhood (2010)
    7. Assassins Creed 2 (2009)
    8. Batman: Arkham City (2011)
    9. Batman: Arkham Origins (2013)
    10. Battlefield 4 (2013)
    11. Brink (2011)
    12. Borderlands 2 (2012)
    13. Bioshock Infinite (2013)
    14. Bulletstorm (2011)
    15. Call of Duty - Modern warfare 3
    16. Crasher (2011)
    17. Crysis 2 (2011)
    18. Crysis 3 (2013)
    19. Darksiders (2010)
    20. Darksiders II (2012)
    21. Defiance (2013)
    22. Dishonored (2012)
    23. Dungeon Hunter (2011)
    24. Far Cry 3 (2012)
    25. F.E.A.R. 3 (2011)
    26. Firefall (2013)
    27. Frontlines: Fuel of War (2008)
    28. Galactic Bowling (2008)
    29. Game of Thrones (2012)
    30. Gears of War: Judgment (2013)
    31. Gears of War 3: Raam's Shadow (2011)
    32. Gears of War 3 (2011)
    33. Gears of War 2 (2009)
    34. Gears of War & Unreal Tournament 3 (2008)
    35. GHOSTBUSTERS (2009)
    36. Guild Wars 2 (2012)
    37. Halo: Reach (2010)
    38. Halo 4 (2012)
    39. The Haunted: Hells Reach (2011)
    40. Hawken (2012)
    41. inFamous 2 and InFamous 2 Festival of Blood (2011)
    42. Joy Ride Turbo (2012)
    43. Killzone 3 (2011)
    44. Killzone: Shadowfall (2013)
    45. Kinect Starwars (2012)
    46. Last of Us (2013)
    47. League of Legends (2009)
    48. The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (2002)
    49. Mass Effect 3 (2012)
    50. Metro Last Night(2013)
    51. Modern Combat 4(2012)
    52. Nexuiz (2011)
    53. Of Orcs and Men (2012)
    54. Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (2010)
    55. Rage (2011)
    56. Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One (2011)
    57. Remember Me (2013)
    58. Resistance 3 (2011)
    59. Rift (2011)
    60. Rift: Storm Legion (2012)
    61. Rotor (2013)
    62. Ryse(2013)
    63. Singularity (2010)
    64. Sins of a Solar Empire (2012)
    65. Sorcery (2012)
    66. Splinter Cell Blacklist (2013)
    67. Starhawk (2012)
    68. Star Trek Online (2010)
    69. Tomb Raider (2013)
    70. Tomb Raider Underworld Wii (2008)
    71. Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (2012)
    72. Uncharted 2 (2009)
    73. Uncharted 3 (2011)
    74. Uncharted: Golden Abyss (2011)
    75. Warweilder (2013)
    76. Wolfenstein (2009)
    77. Disclaimer
    78. Noticed Mistakes?

Aeon Flux (2005)

Character art by Jesse 'skankerzero' Sosa

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=40601

Afterfall InSanity (2011)

A collection of character, prop and vehicle art by Intoxicate Studio (credits inside the thread)

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?p=1479481

Age of Conan (2008)

Concept art by Funcom

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=99354

Allods Online (2010)

Character art by the character team at Astrum Nival

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=74450

Environment art by the "World" team at Astrum Nival

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=82211

Allods Online - Art Book hardcover

Allods Online - Art Book Flash file (low-res)

Allods Online - Art Direction (Russian) AllodsOnline-ArtDirection.pdf (English translation)

Allods Online - Creating a World in 7 Days (Russian) AllodsOnline-CreatingaWorldin7Days.pdf (English translation)

Assasins Creed 4: Black Flag (2013)

Environment art by Tihomir 'TihomirVFX' Nyagolov

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=128792

Character art by Mathieu 'MagnusLee' Goulet and 'Rhye'

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=130023

Assasins Creed: Brotherhood (2010)

Character art by Nicolas 'ncollings' Collings

http://www.zbrushcentral.com/showthread.php?97394-Assassin-s-Creed-Brotherhood-Characters

Assassins Creed 2 (2009)

Character art by Nicolas 'ncollings' Collings

http://www.zbrushcentral.com/showthread.php?77667-My-work-from-Assassin-s-creed-2-

Batman: Arkham City (2011)

Environment art by André Wahlgren

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=93377

Batman: Arkham Origins (2013)

Character art by Jocelyn 'jocz' Zeller

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=128618

Battlefield 4 (2013)

Foliage by Simon 'Fozworth' Barle

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=128021

Brink (2011)

Weapon art by 3 Point Studios (individual credits in the thread)

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=85669

Borderlands 2 (2012)

Environment art by Tris 'Bbox85' Baybayan

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=109123

Prop art by James 'JBarnett' Barnett

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=109084

Bioshock Infinite (2013)

Character art by Gavin 'Gav' Goulden

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=122046

Bulletstorm (2011)

Environment art by 'hydzior'

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=120630

Call of Duty - Modern warfare 3

Weapon art by Yaron 'Lonewolf' Levi

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=102153

Crasher (2011)

Environment art by Michael 'Orb' Vicente

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=83186

Environment art by Allard 'Alloa' Julien

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=88996

Crysis 2 (2011)

Environment art by Manuel 'katzeimsack' Virks

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=93891

Crysis 3 (2013)

Environment art by Frank 'digitalwerk' Meinl

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=117567

Weapon art by Pavel Petrenko

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=117377

Weapon art by Yaron 'Lonewolf' Levi

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=117343

Character art by Manuel 'katzeimsack' Virks

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=117484

Darksiders (2010)

Character art by James Brian 'Bobo the seal' Jones

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=69205

Darksiders II (2012)

Character art by the Team at Vigil & Partners

http://www.zbrushcentral.com/showthread.php?170535-The-Character-Art-of-Darksiders-II

Character and prop art by the Team at Vigil & Partners

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=103863

Environment art by the Konrad 'PredatorGSR' Beerbaum

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=104953

Prop art by Vigil Environment Team

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=105309

Defiance (2013)

Character art by the Art Team at Trion Worlds specific credits in the thread

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=119998

Dishonored (2012)

Character art by Team at Arkane Studio (specific credits in the thread)

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=115372

Dungeon Hunter (2011)

Character art by Hunter 'HntrLuc' Mortenson

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=102716

Far Cry 3 (2012)

Weapon and prop art by Greg 'warxsnake' Rassam

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=114622

Weapon art by Tor 'Snefer' Frick

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=118398

F.E.A.R. 3 (2011)

Weapon, character, vehicle and prop art by Exis Interactive

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=86270

Firefall (2013)

Weapons, vehicles and props art by Ralphie 'boyluya' Agenar

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=115361

Frontlines: Fuel of War (2008)

Weapons, vehicles and props art by Marcus Dublin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=52347

Galactic Bowling (2008)

Character and prop art by Jaco 'Jaco' Herbst

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=56148

Character art by Ilja 'Japhir' Kocken

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=56133

Game of Thrones (2012)

Prop art by Matthieu Gueguen

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=100501

Gears of War: Judgment (2013)

Environment art by Joshua 'kernersvillan' Marlow

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=124482

|Environment art by 'hydzior'

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=120630

Gears of War 3: Raam's Shadow (2011)

Environment art by Paul Svoboda

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=93485

Gears of War 3 (2011)

Mostly highpoly environment art by Kevin Johnstone

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90110

Rigging reel by Jeremy 'animatr' Ernst

Texture art by Maury 'moose' Mountain

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90208

Character art by Wallaby Joe

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90220

Character art by Mike 'rv_el' Kime

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90135

Collection of character art by many of Epics' character artists(credits inside the thread)

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90264

Concept art by James 'hawkprey' Hawkins II

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90087

Gears of War 2 (2009)

Mostly highpoly environment art by Kevin Johnstone

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=62114

Gears of War & Unreal Tournament 3 (2008)

Mostly highpoly environment art by Kevin Johnstone

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=54311

GHOSTBUSTERS (2009)

Environment art by Adam Bromell

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=63663

Guild Wars 2 (2012)

Character and prop art by Hai 'haikai' Phan

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=89463

Environment art by Jason 'futurepoly' Stokes

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=105551

Halo: Reach (2010)

Vehicle and propr art by Jesse 'IronHawk' Hall

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=76873

Vehicle and weapon art by Artem 'X-Convict' Volchik

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=86165

Prop art by Daniel 'Danimal' Phillips

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=77037

Environment art by Anthony 'Autocon' Vaccaro

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=77028

Halo 4 (2012)

Environment art by Chris 'italian1x' Durso

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=108974

Environment art by Andrew 'BeefWatson' Severson

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=109006

Environment art by Shon 'Essynim' Mitchell

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=109507

The Haunted: Hells Reach (2011)

Environment art by Viktor 'nightfrontier' Lidang and "The Haunted" team

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90756

Hawken (2012)

Mech art by Cameron 'HitmonInfinity' Kerby

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=115354

inFamous 2 and InFamous 2 Festival of Blood (2011)

Environment art and concept art by Isaiah 'Haiasi' Sherman

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=91105

Original environment art by Josh 'Amadreaus' Rife

Joy Ride Turbo (2012)

Environment and concept art by the team at Microsoft Big Park, Art direction by Malcolm 'malcolm' Andrieshyn

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=99652

Killzone 3 (2011)

Environment art by 'kn0r'

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=92366

Killzone: Shadowfall (2013)

Character art by Efgeni 'blitz' Bischoff

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=126779

Kinect Starwars (2012)

Various art by folks from Terminal Reality

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=107173

Last of Us (2013)

Environment art by Rogelio 'rogelio' Olguin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=122359

League of Legends (2009)

Character art by CataFa

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=108109

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (2002)

Tech and Texture Analysis by Soenke Christian "warby" Seidel

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=104415

Mass Effect 3 (2012)

Environment art by Marc-Antoine 'Marcan' Hamelin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?p=1881035#post1881035

Metro Last Night(2013)

Character art by Pavel 'sandviper' Dorokhovsky

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=122069

Modern Combat 4(2012)

Vehicle art by 'racer455'

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=113519

Nexuiz (2011)

Environment art by Chris 'cholden' Holden and Cole 'konstruct' Eggen

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=84277

Of Orcs and Men (2012)

Environment art by Mathieu 'Boyo' Gasperin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=111423

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (2010)

Character and Environment Sculpting by Steven 'Speve-O' Shmuely

http://www.zbrushcentral.com/showthread.php?88780-Prince-of-Persia-sculpts-amp-other-stuff

Rage (2011)

Environment/texture art by Phillip 'phillip.bailey' Bailey

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90081

Environment/texture art by Gene 'Zelenkov' Zelenkov

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90378

Environment/texture art by Jonathan 'JonathanF' Fawcett

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90347

Environment/texture art by Raul 'Raul' Aparicio

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90356

Vehicle/prop art by Joey 'struve' Struve

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90049

Character art by Vitaliy 'rawkstar' Naymushin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=89974

Character art by Peter 'peppi' Boehme

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90559

Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One (2011)

Cute Character art by Justin 'Neolight' Sanders

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=96129

Remember Me (2013)

Lighting art by Laurent 'ikblue' Harduin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125280

Resistance 3 (2011)

Environment art by Jacob 'jacob07777' Norris

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=88520

Prop art by Erich 'ErichWK' Beckmann

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=88567

Rift (2011)

Character art by Jon-Troy 'Hazardous' Nickel

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=93792

Rift: Storm Legion (2012)

Enormous collection of all kinds of art by the Art Team at Trion Worlds specific credits in the thread

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=112686

Rotor (2013)

Environment and vehicle art by Ben 'poopinmymouth' Mathis

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=117953

Ryse(2013)

Environment art by Ryse Team

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=129228

Singularity (2010)

A collection of environment, prop and character art by a whole lot of polycounters. More specific credits in the thread.

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=74680

Some images unfortunately missing.

Sins of a Solar Empire (2012)

Ship art by Joel 'artquest' Durham

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=97344

Sorcery (2012)

Character art by Jackson 'OneLungLewis' Robinson

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=102318

Splinter Cell Blacklist (2013)

Environment art by Dan 'danjohncox' John Cox

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125753

Character art by Tito 'lildragn' Belgrave

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125753&page=2

Environment art by Vlad 'Matroskin' Dergachov

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125780

Starhawk (2012)

Environment art by Jonathan 'tottot' Lindblom

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=107650

Star Trek Online (2010)

Character art by Jonathan 'JnasconeArt' Nascone

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=97515

Tomb Raider (2013)

Environment art by Rogelio 'rogelio' Olguin

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=119045

Tomb Raider Underworld Wii (2008)

Character art by 'Ancient-Pig'

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=57900

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (2012)

Prop and Environment art by Brad 'SouthpawSid' Boyels, Don Wesley 'wester' Griffith, David 'Nerf Bat Ninja' Pacanowsky, Erich 'ErichWK' Beckmann

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=104274

Uncharted 2 (2009)

A collection of character, environment and texture art by a lot of artists from Naughty Dog (credits in the thread)

http://www.zbrushcentral.com/showthread.php?79141-Uncharted-2-Among-Thieves-art-work

Pictures seem to work only from page 4.

Uncharted 3 (2011)

Texture art by Jeremy 'RoachMXF' Huxley

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=91717

Environment modeling by Anthony 'Autocon' Vaccaro

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=98332

Uncharted: Golden Abyss (2011)

Prop art by Brian 'bipolar' Pape

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=92476

Warweilder (2013)

Environment/prop art by Marie 'pixelb' Lazar

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=125175

Wolfenstein (2009)

Highpoly environment/prop art by Geoff Hill

http://www.polycount.com/forum/showthread.php?t=66876


Disclaimer

All of the above artwork is property of their Respective Owners and is linked here purely for educational purposes.

For all the Artists mentioned here: Thank you very much for sharing your work with the community and inspiring knowledge and growth in game art as a whole. We don't save any of your images, so, you, being the owner, have an opportunity to pull them out any moment you see fit. If for some reason you don't want to be on the list, please contact the Polycount wiki admin and you will be removed shortly. If you've changed the hosting of the images, but still don't mind their display here, please contact us, so we can fix the links.

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CategoryReferenceGameArt (last edited 2014-01-28 19:45:22 by AndrewMaximov)