June (2022) Book Reviews

The Story of the Commodore Amiga in Pixels | Buy from amazon.co.uk

The Art of Marvel Studios Wandavision | Buy from amazon.co.uk

The Art of Horizon Zero Dawn | Buy from amazon.co.uk

Dungeons and Dragons Art and Arcana – A Visual History | Buy from amazon.co.uk

Character Design Quarterly (CDQ) Magazine Issue 5

Graphite 4 – Concept Drawing | Illustration | Urban Sketching

Graphite 5 – Concept Drawing | Illustration | Urban Sketching

Conan – the ultimate guide to the world’s most savage barbarian | Buy from amazon.co.uk

Dragonart Collector’s Edition – Your ultimate guide to drawing fantasy art | Buy from amazon.co.uk

Breath of Fire Official Complete Works | Buy from amazon.co.uk

Greg Hildebrandt’s book of 3D dragons

Minecraft amazing bite-size builds | Buy from amazon.co.uk


May (2022) Book Reviewed

Football the ultimate guide

Is it a book? Or just a football jersey? Who knows! Find out more by watching this video…

The Art of Kung Fu Panda 3 | Buy from amazon.co.uk

This hardcover artbook by Titan Books looks at the art behind the 3rd installment of the Kung Fu Panda series of movies.

Cozy Days – The Art of Iraville | Buy from amazon.co.uk | Buy from 3dtotal

This is lovely little gem of a book full of heart-warming illustrations from this German illustrator.

Lego Minifigure A Visual History Book Review | Buy from amazon.co.uk

The 2020 edition of the lego minifigure a visual history book is a definitive collection of information and images of over 2000 lego minifigures!

The Art of Mad Max Fury Road | Buy from amazon.co.uk

This Art of Mad Max Fury Road hardcover artbook features concept artwork from the movie and plenty of photography from on the set. It was published by Titan Books in 2015

The Art of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy | Buy the books from amazon.co.uk

These 3 hardcover artbooks by Gary Russell which accompany Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings film trilogy are loaded with sketches, concept artwork, photographs and models which document the production team’s artistic journey when making the movies. Featuring artwork by Alan Lee and John Howe these books are a wonderful addition to any Tolkien fan’s collection. They were published by Harper Collins in 2002, 2003 and 2004 respectively.

The Art of Disney Encanto (2022)

The art of Disney Encanto is a lovely souvenir for anyone who’s watched this magical film about Mirabel. It’s also of interest to animators and illustrators. The book is published by Chronicle books and takes a landscape format. It’s brimming with full colour artwork and the colours are vibrant and delicious throughout. If you loved the movie, you’re going to want to cherish this artbook too.

Buy this book here: https://amzn.to/3rPtXGV

Product details

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Chronicle Books; 1st edition (25 Nov. 2021)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 176 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1797200860
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1797200866
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 24.13 x 2.41 x 29.21 cm

Minecraft Annual (2022)

The official minecraft annual 2022 (it comes out every year don’t you know!). Aimed at keen minecrafters of all ages this book contains a palatable mix of information, games, challenges and quirky facts. It’s an interactive book too in that there are things for you to do and you can even record your answers to challenges in it. There are answers located at the back and the whole thing is presented in a nice sturdy green hardcover. It’s a lot of bang for your buck here as this annual is only £8.99. What’s not to like?

Buy this book here: https://amzn.to/3OrJKW5

Product details

RRP: £8.99
Publisher ‏ : ‎ Farshore (2 Sept. 2021)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 72 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0755501071
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0755501076
Reading age ‏ : ‎ 6 years and up
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 22.2 x 0.9 x 29.1 cm

Minecraft Epic Bases: 12 mind-blowing builds to spark your imagination (2020)

Twelve expert builders known only as The Twelve bring together a book filled with tips on how to create epic bases in Minecraft. This book is big, bold and beautiful. It is designed to spark the imagination and show what can truly be achieved in the game when you put your mind to it (and have lots of time to invest in it!). Buy the book here: https://amzn.to/3v6qXrE

Product details

RRP: £12.99
Publisher ‏ : ‎ Egmont (1 Oct. 2020)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 96 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 140529647X
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1405296472
Reading age ‏ : ‎ 6 years and up
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 25.1 x 1.6 x 30.6 cm