Tuesday, January 21, 2020

#CoolArt: 'Weaver' Original Art by Danny Schwartz for Every Day Original

'Weaver' by Danny Schwartz for Every Day Original.

7½" x 7½" Acrylic on board, in 12" x 12" frame, original artwork for $325.

On sale Tuesday January 21 at 12.30pm ET from the Every Day Original website.
 

#CoolArt: 'Avengers: Endgame' print by 100% Soft through Grey Matter Art

'Avengers: Endgame' by 100% Soft, a new officially licensed print release through Grey Matter Art.

18" x 24" giclee print on Hot Press Bright Paper, in a numbered Snapped Variant edition of 175 for $60.

On sale Thursday January 23 at 1pm ET from the Grey Matter Art website.

#CoolArt: 'Homecoming' print by Alessandra Pisano

'Homecoming' by Alessandra Pisano.

17" x 11" fine art print for $25.

On sale now from her website.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Omen Of The Hunt' by Piotr Dura

'Omen Of The Hunt' by Piotr Dura.

Card art from the 'Theros Beyond Death' expansion set by Magic: The Gathering

Monday, January 20, 2020

#CoolArt: New 'Blade Runner 2049' prints by Chris Skinner

New 'Blade Runner 2049' inspired prints by Chris Skinner.

12'' x 24" giclee prints on 310gsm Innova soft-textured stock paper, in signed and numbered limited editions of 100 for £22.50 each.

On sale Monday January 20 from 6.30pm UK from Chris' website.

'K's Rooftop'
'The Orphange'
'Vegas'

#CoolArt: Empire Magazine '100 Greatest Movies Of The Century (So Far)' Cover Art by Paul Shipper & Damian Bennett

Exclusive covers for the March 2020 issue of Empire Magazine, featuring movies from their 100 Greatest Movies Of The Century (So Far) feature, with six covers by Paul Shipper, and Damian Bennett's cover for the Subscriber edition.

The issue is available from January 23 2020.

#1 (of 6) 'Donnie Darko' by Paul Shipper

#CoolArt: 'The Editor: Night Mode' TIMED Release print by James Jean

'The Editor: Night Mode' by James Jean.

17⅞" x 23½" giclee print on 21½" x 27¾" paper with silvery holographic foil embellishments, and a chop with pearl, holographic, and dimensional enhancements, in a signed and numbered TIMED release edition for $500.

On sale for 24 hours from 8am PT Tuesday January 21 until 7.59am PT Wednesday January 22 from his website.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Callaphe, Beloved of the Sea' by Jason Engle

'Callaphe, Beloved of the Sea' by Jason Engle.

Card art from the 'Theros Beyond Death' expansion set by Magic: The Gathering

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Artist Spotlight: The Art Of . . . Josh Courlas

Showcasing art from some of my favourite artists in the field of visual arts, including vintage; pulp; pop culture; books and comics; concert posters; fantastical and imaginative realism; classical; contemporary; new contemporary; pop surrealism; conceptual and illustration.

The art of Josh Courlas.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Dew Sprite Zizzi' (Regular) by Lisa Buijteweg

'Dew Sprite Zizzi' (Regular) by Lisa Buijteweg.

Card art from the digital RPG battle card game 'Legend Of The Cryptids'

Friday, January 17, 2020

#CoolArt: 'Koala Eyes Without A Face' Charity Auction and Print by Jason Edmiston

'Koala Eyes Without A Face' by Jason Edmiston.
  • 6¼" x 2½" acrylic on wood panel (ready to hang).
  • 6¼" x 2½" Pencil drawing on drafting vellum (mounted to foam board).
Original painting and pencil sketch are sold together, via silent auction with bidding starting at $1000.
  • 9" x 5" giclee print in a signed and numbered TIMED release for $20.
All proceeds from the sale will be donated to the Australian bushfire emergency relief, via WWF Australia, which will help care for thousands of injured wildlife and restore their homes.

Originals and print on sale from 12pm ET Friday January 17 until 12pm ET Friday January 24 2020 at Jason's website.

'Koala Eyes Without A Face'
Pencil Sketch

#CoolArt: New 'Star Wars' prints through Dark Ink Art

New officially licensed 'Star Wars' prints available through Dark Ink Art.
  • 'The Circle is Now Complete' by Jeremy Saliba. 24" x 14" lithograph print in a numbered limited edition of 250 for $45
  • 'This Is The Way' by Chris Kawagiwa. 18" x 24" lithograph print in a numbered limited edition of 250 for $45
  • 'Sequel Trilogy' by JJ Lendl. 16" x 24" lithograph prints in numbered limited editions of 250 for $45 each or $125 for the 3 print set
On sale now from the Dark Ink Art website.

'The Circle Is Now Complete' by Jeremy Saliba

#CoolArt: New Prints by Nico Delort through The Vacvvm

New prints by Nico Delort available through The Vacvvm.

18" x 24" screen prints in limited editions of 80 for $40 each.

On sale Friday January 17 at 2pm CT from The Vacvvm website.

'Regulus'
'Rasalhague'

#CoolArt: 'Evangelion' & 'Gundam' prints by Robert Wilson IV through Nakatomi Inc

'EVA Unit 01' & 'The Red Comet' by Robert Wilson IV, a print release through Nakatomi Inc.
  • 'EVA Unit 01'. 18" x 24" screen print, in a signed and numbered limited first edition of 150 for $40.
  • 'The Red Comet'. 18" x 24" screen print, in a signed and numbered limited first edition of 100 for $40.
On sale now from the Nakatomi Inc website.

'EVA Unit 01'
'The Red Comet'

#CoolArt: 'Thor: Breaker Of Brimstone' print by Jerry Vanderstelt through Sideshow Collectibles

'Thor: Breaker Of Brimstone' by Jerry Vanderstelt, a new officially licensed 'Marvel' print release through Sideshow Collectibles.

18" x 24" giclee print, on 100% archival heavyweight 300gsm rag art paper, in a signed limited edition of 350 for $260 framed or $95 unframed.

On sale for Pre-Order Friday January 17 between 12pm-3pm PT from the Sideshow Collectibles website.

#CoolArt: 'Cornetto Trilogy' prints by Doaly through Vice Press & Bottleneck Gallery

'Cornetto Trilogy' by Doaly, a new officially licensed print release from Vice Press and Bottleneck Gallery.

24" x 18" Offset lithograph prints on Naturalis White Matt 250gsm paper, in a numbered (coloured) Regular edition for £25 each or £65 for the set, exclusively from Vice Press, and a matching numbered 3 print (white) Variant edition set of 50 for £75 / $100 from Vice Press and Bottleneck Gallery.

Sticker packs will be included with orders while supplies last.

On sale Friday January 17 at 5pm UK / 12pm ET.

'Shaun Of The Dead' Regular Edition

#CoolArt; 'Akira' prints by Pablo Olivera through Bottleneck Gallery

'Neo Tokyo' by Pablo Olivera, a new 'Akira' inspired print release through Bottleneck Gallery.

36" x 12" giclee print, in a numbered Regular edition of 150 for $50, and numbered Noir and Sepia Variant editions of 75 for $60 each.

On sale Friday January 17 at 12pm ET from the Bottleneck Gallery website.

Regular Edition
Noir Variant Edition
Sepia Variant Edition

#CoolArt: Beinart Gallery presents 'Antipodes 2020' Group Art Exhibition

Beinart Gallery presents 'Antipodes 2020', a group art exhibition of new works in a variety of media by an array of highly skilled figurative artists working in Australia.

Beinart Gallery will be donating 5% of all sales in this exhibition to Seed: Australia’s first Indigenous youth climate network.

Opening reception is Saturday January 18 from 6-9pm (AUS ET) at Beinart Gallery, 1 Sparta Place, Brunswick, VIC, 3056, Australia.

The exhibition will be on view until February 2 2020.

by Sam Yong

#CoolArt: Haven Gallery presents 'Shakespearean' Group Art Exhibition

Haven Gallery presents 'Shakespearean', a group art exhibition of paintings, drawings and sculptures that look to the writings of Shakespeare for inspiration featuring artwork from over 20 international artists.

The opening reception is Saturday January 18 from 6-9pm ET at Haven Gallery, 155 Main Street, Carriage House Square, Northport, NY 11768, with several of the exhibiting artists also attending.

The exhibition is on view until February 15 2020.

by Carlos Fdez

#CoolArt: Haven Gallery presents 'Fortune Branches' Mini Solo Art Exhibition from Phoenix Chan

Haven Gallery presents 'Fortune Branches', a mini solo art exhibition from Phoenix Chan, showcasing eight new artworks each demonstrating her skillful use of gouache and coloured pencil. Finding inspiration from storytelling and imagination, each painting depicts a unique whimsical character amidst the magic and fauna of their woodland home.

The opening reception is Saturday January 18 from 6-9pm ET at Haven Gallery, 155 Main Street, Carriage House Square, Northport, NY 11768.

The exhibition is on view until February 15 2020.

#CoolArt: Haven Gallery presents 'Things Doing Things' Mini Solo Art Exhibition from Jesús Aguado

Haven Gallery presents 'Things Doing Things', a mini solo art exhibition from Jesús Aguado, showcasing eight new paintings featuring his surreal compositions and a myriad of animals, plants and creatures, blending one world with many others.

The opening reception is Saturday January 18 from 6-9pm ET at Haven Gallery, 155 Main Street, Carriage House Square, Northport, NY 11768, with the artist also in attendance.

The exhibition is on view until February 15 2020.

'The Jungle Book' 4K Bluray Steelbook from Zavvi

'The Jungle Book' 4K (including bluray) steelbook for £27.99 from Zavvi.

Special Features include:
  • The Jungle Book Reimagined
  • I Am Mowgli
  • King Louie's Temple: Layer by Layer
  • Play Movie With Audio Commentary By Director Jon Favreau The Jungle Book
  • I Wan'na Be Like You: Hangin' Out At Disney's Animal Kingdom
  • Alternate Ending
  • Growing Up With Nine Old Men
  • Richard Sherman Intro
  • Audio Commentary
  • Backstage at Disney
  • Music and More: Deleted Songs, 'I Wan'na Be Like You' Music Video Performed By Jonas Brothers, Sing Along With The Movie
  • Deleted Scene: The Lost Character, Rocky the Rhino
  • Disneypedia: Junglemania
On sale for pre-order Saturday January 18 from the Zavvi website.

'Bad Boys For Life' 4K Bluray Steelbook from Zavvi

'Bad Boys For Life' 4K (including bluray) steelbook for £29.99 exclusively from Zavvi.

On sale for pre-order now from the Zavvi website.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Adelia the Revolutionary' (Advanced) by Yichuan Li (G-host Lee)

'Adelia the Revolutionary' (Advanced) by Yichuan Li (G-host Lee).

Card art from the digital RPG battle card game 'Legend Of The Cryptids'

Thursday, January 16, 2020

#CoolArt: 'Labyrinth' print by Jesse Lown (aka Egghead) through Bottleneck Gallery

'She's Going To Say The Words!' by Jesse Lown (aka Egghead), a new 'Labyrinth' print release through Bottleneck Gallery.

14" x 11" giclee print, in a numbered limited edition of 75 for $35.

On sale Thursday January 16 at 12pm ET from the Bottleneck Gallery website.

#CoolArt: 'Texas Frightmare Weekend 2020' print by Timothy Pittides

'Texas Frightmare Weekend 2020' by Timothy Pittides, official poster for this year's Texas Fightmare Weekend.

20" x 30", 6 colour screen print on Wild Cherry Red paper in a numbered limited edition of 130 for $40.

Available for pre-order but only available for pick up, no shipping.

Go here to pre-order.

#CoolArt: 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' prints by Matt Taylor through Mondo

'Spider-Man: Far From Home' by Matt Taylor, a new officially licensed Marvel print release through Mondo.

24" x 36" screen print in a numbered Regular edition of 300 for $55, and a Variant edition of 150 for $75.

On sale Thursday January 16 at a random time from the Mondo website.

(only available for shipping to United States, its territories and possessions, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden & United Kingdom)

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Lightning from Final Fantasy XIII' by Bo Xun Lin

'Lightning from Final Fantasy XIII' by Bo Xun Lin

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

#NewComicBookDay: My Comics Pull List This Week

My comics Pull List this week.
  • 'The Sandman Universe: Lucifer' #16 (DC Black Label)
  • 'Undiscovered Country' #3 (Image Comics)

'The Sandman Universe: Lucifer' #16 (DC Black Label)
Cover art by Tiffany Turrill
'Undiscovered Country' #3 (Image Comics)
Variant cover art by Greg Capullo

#CoolArt: 'Goddess Lilith' print by Barrett Biggers

'Goddess Lilith' by Barrett Biggers.

Available as an Archival fine art print with Museum-Quality Giclée EPSON HDR UltraChrome™ Archival Ink in various sizes and available on metallic glossy photo paper, textured watercolour matte paper, white matte canvas and enhanced matte paper.

On sale now from his online store.

Nominees for the 2020 DICE Video Games Awards Announced

Nominees for the DICE awards, honouring and celebrating the best video games from 2019, have been announced by the Academy Of Interactive Arts And Sciences.

Since 1996, the DICE Awards (a backronym for Design Innovate Communicate Entertain) have recognized games, individuals and development teams that have contributed to the advancement of the worldwide entertainment software industry.

The winners will be revealed at the DICE Awards ceremony on Thursday, February 13 2020 at Aria Resort Las Vegas as the culmination of the week-long industry gathering at the 2020 DICE Summit.

Outstanding Achievement in Animation

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Days Gone
  • Death Stranding
  • Devil May Cry 5
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Concrete Genie
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Resident Evil 2

Outstanding Achievement in Character

  • Control (Jesse Faden)
  • Death Stranding (Cliff Unger)
  • Death Stranding (Sam Porter Bridges)
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (Greez)
  • Untitled Goose Game (The Goose)

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

  • Arise: A Simple Story
  • Control
  • Erica
  • Golem
  • Mortal Kombat 11

Outstanding Achievement in Audio Design

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Death Stranding
  • Mortal Kombat 11
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts

Outstanding Achievement in Story

  • Control
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Telling Lies
  • The Outer Worlds

Outstanding Technical Achievement

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Concrete Genie
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Metro Exodus

Action Game of the Year

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Control
  • Devil May Cry 5
  • Gears 5
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Adventure Game of the Year

  • Death Stranding
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
  • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening

Family Game of the Year

  • A Short Hike
  • Dragon Quest Builders 2
  • Ring Fit Adventure
  • Super Mario Maker 2
  • Yoshi’s Crafted World

Fighting Game of the Year

  • Dead or Alive 6
  • Jump Force
  • Mortal Kombat 11
  • Samurai Shodown

Racing Game of the Year

  • Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
  • DiRT Rally 2.0
  • F1 2019
  • Mario Kart Tour
  • Trials Rising

Role-Playing Game of the Year

  • Disco Elysium
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers
  • Kingdom Hearts III
  • Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield
  • The Outer Worlds

Sports Game of the Year

  • FIFA 20
  • Madden NFL 20
  • MLB The Show 19
  • NBA 2k20
  • NHL 20

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year

  • Anno 1800
  • Fire Emblem: Three Houses
  • Oxygen Not Included
  • Slay The Spire
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms

Immersive Reality Technical Achievement

  • Asgard’s Wrath
  • Blood & Truth
  • Pistol Whip
  • Stormland
  • Westworld Awakening

Immersive Reality Game of the Year

  • Asgard’s Wrath
  • Blood & Truth
  • Pistol Whip
  • The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets
  • Trover Saves the Universe

Outstanding Achievement for an Independent Game

  • A Short Hike
  • Disco Elysium
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts
  • Untitled Goose Game
  • What the Golf?

Portable Game of the Year

  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • Grindstone
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts
  • Sky: Children of the Light
  • What the Golf?

Online Game of the Year

  • Apex Legends
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Destiny 2: Shadowkeep
  • Tetris 99
  • Wargroove

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

  • Baba is You
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Slay the Spire

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction

  • A Short Hike
  • Control
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Untitled Goose Game

Game of the Year

  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Untitled Goose Game

#CoolArt: 'Hiraeth' print by Allen Williams

'Hiraeth' by Allen Williams

19" x 15" fine art print on 21" x 18" Hahnemuhle Archival Bamboo 290 gsm paper, in a signed and numbered limited edition of 20 for $95.

On sale now from Allen's website.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Alchemy Professor Latika' (Advanced) by Miles Johnston

'Alchemy Professor Latika' (Advanced) by Miles Johnston.

Card art for the digital RPG card battle game, 'Legend Of The Cryptids'

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

'A Quiet Place' 4K Bluray Steelbook from Zavvi

'A Quiet Place' 4K (including bluray) steelbook for £24.99 from Zavvi.
  • #38 in the Mondo X steelbook bluray collection
  • Exclusive box art by Matt Ryan Tobin
  • Creating the Quiet – Director John Krasinski gives you a behind the scenes look at A Quiet Place
  • The Sound of Darkness – Creating the sound of a silent world
  • A Reason for Silence – The art of unforgettable visual effects
On sale for pre-order Tuesday January 14 at 6pm UK from the Zavvi website.