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The Art of Gears of War 3 is the latest book in Ballistic's Art of the Game series. At a massive 320 pages, it is also the biggest.[1]

Product Description[]

Featuring concept and production art for characters, environments, weapons, vehicles, and monsters, this hefty tome gives you behind-the-scenes access to Epic Studio’s creative genius. It includes quotes, anecdotes, renders, early-stage art and works-in-progress, all leading-up to the completed package of the game.[1]

"The Art of Gears of War 3" takes you behind the scenes of EPIC Games' biggest release for 2011, featuring character and environment concept art as well as production art from the game. The book shows the unseen art that makes "Gears of War 3" one of the most anticipated games of the year and talks to the key artists who created the blockbuster game. "The Art of Gears of War 3" delves into the process of character and environment concepts with comprehensive galleries of level art, and then shows how those concepts are turned into game art along with character models, storyboards, and marketing art. In addition to the hundred-plus pages of concept art, "The Art of Gears of War 3" shares insights from the game's creators, making it an invaluable learning tool for aspiring game artists.[2]


Gears of War series
Main Games: Gears of War () • Gears of War 2 () • Gears of War 3 () • Gears of War 4 () • Gears 5 ()
Other Games: RAAM's ShadowGears of War: Judgment () • Gears of War: Ultimate EditionGears Pop!Gears TacticsGears: Hivebusters
Books: Aspho FieldsJacinto's RemnantAnvil GateCoalition's EndThe SlabKilo Squad: The Survivor's LogAscendanceBloodlinesEphyra Rising
Comics: HollowBarrenA Pendulum Wars StoryDirty Little SecretsThe Rise of RAAMHivebustersStand-Alone Issues
Booklets and Guides: Destroyed BeautyBeneath the SurfaceThe Art of Gears of WarThe Art of Gears of War 3The Poster CollectionThe Art of Gears of War 4RetrospectiveThe Art of Gears 5Gears Tactics: The Art of the Game
Other Media: Gears of War (film)Gears of War: ExileGears of War: The Board GameGears of War: Tactics