Do not buy this if you want development or concept art this is a collected arts book. Illustrator takumi wada was concerned that link wearing blue didnt make it clear to people who were not familiar with video games that it was about the legend of zelda. Trivia 1001 video games the gamecube version of the legend of zelda. Theres also official art for wwhd and the original ww sprinkled a bit throughout the guide. In it, the gods have flooded hyrule to keep the triforce and populace safe from ganondorf after he broke the seal placed upon him in ocarina of time.
Question is, do we descend beneath the ocean to the castle, or does it rise out of the deep like atlantis. Featuring detailed concept art of the allnew characters, weapons, equipment, and location that will be featured in star wars jedi. For anyone who felt disappointed that hyrule histoira didnt cover enough of the wind waker not that i was but i saw a few mentions of it all you need to do is go back in time and check out the zelda box. Jan 29, 20 concept art from the recently released hyrule historia shows that nintendo originally planned to include a gamecube island in the legend of zelda. The wind waker hd concept art is digital, print, drawn, or model artwork created by the official artists for the developers and publishers of the title. Late last year, nintendo released an interesting book to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the zelda series. Princess zelda wind waker concepts by decapitatedkittens on. The wind waker hd art gallery featuring official character designs, concept art, and promo pictures. Zelda art director explains why the series art is always. Kazdal reaches over to his bookshelf and grabs an art book. The wind waker gamecube screenshots the legend of zelda. On the other hand, the wind waker demonstrates that relegating such a scenario to the beginning of the game doesnt work either. Twilight princess gamecube official artwork the legend of zelda. I was just again for the fifteenth time blown away by wind waker s look, so i started doing some reference searching.
The wind waker concept art is digital, print, drawn, or model artwork created by the official artists for the developers and publishers of the. Legend of zelda hyrule historia pages concept art for the ocarina of time, majoras mask, and wind waker. Pin by cokedog on zelda art, concept art, concept art. Legend of zelda wind waker art earth temple link and medli earth temple in wind waker. Hyrule historia is a zelda encyclopedia containing neverbeforeseen concept art, designer commentary, and the official zelda timeline. Heres some lovely official concept art from zelda wind waker. It is the first zelda game for the nintendo gamecube, and was released in japan on december, 2002, in canada and the united states on march 24, 2003, in south korea on april 16, 2003, in europe on may 2, 2003 and in australia on may 7, 2003. Medieval lord donglu yu is a montreal, canada based artist who immigrated to canada with her parents when she was at her young age. Many of these characters appear throughout the zelda series. These designs are from the hyrule historia book, a history of the zelda series thats just been translated into english by dark horse comics.
The 276page book reveals the official timeline of the fictional events in the series, following years of speculation by fans. For those of us not lucky enough to have ordered a copy of the book in time, hyrule historias pages and pages of zelda concept art has been a. Apr, 2018 its not merely a collection of official art for breath of the wild characters. Fallen order, the art book will also contain a behindthescenes look at the production of the game, complete with artists commentary. I think the earth temple made me scream the most xd. View an image titled link stained glass window art in our the legend of zelda. The best part is that you could still have the four divine beasts roughly where they are now. Limited edition art book 4 images featuring detailed concept art of the allnew characters, weapons, equipment, and location that will be featured in star wars jedi. Wind waker hd stained glass depicting tetra and links legacy. Theres a ton of images on the site, so feel free to have a look. Jul 20, 2016 in the hyrule historia, there are are various different concept art. The wind waker concept art is digital, print, drawn, or model artwork created by the official artists for the developers and publishers of the title.
Wind waker official art concept art, character design, wind. For those of us not lucky enough to have ordered a copy of the book in time, hyrule historias pages and pages of zelda concept art has been a bit elusive. The wind waker is full of irish touches zelda universe. Concept art by donglu yu, found on concept art world. Art and artifacts contains over four hundred pages of fully realized illustrations from the entire thirtyyear history of the legend of zelda including artwork from the upcoming the legend of zelda. The wind waker is a 2002 actionadventure game developed and published by nintendo for the gamecube. Some of the beautiful images from the legend of zelda. Enviable swag aside, one of the coolest things about this set was the plethora of wind waker art. Ideas concept art environment cities fantasy landscape for 2019.
Here its just white with wind wakertype markings in a teal color. These do not include its art style or its plot though the graphical limitations of the gamecube meant the former didnt quite match the gorgeous concept art. Jan 12, 2018 the beautiful artbook of the masterpiece zelda breath of the wild. This concept art, they kept tetras tan for her zelda design, so included it as well. Breath of the wild creating a champion book is available now at retail and contains plenty of nuggets of information for series fans. May, 2018 the fact that the player gained experience playing the game with a full arsenal is a major factor for why its so jarring. New details surface about wind waker 2s cancellation. I dont know why but ive been obsessed with the game and zelda lately. It follows series protagonist link as he attempts to save his sister from the sorcerer ganon and becomes.
Zelda breath of the wild masterworks book reveals interesting. The wind waker gamecube screenshots hyrule warriors wii u official artwork. Zelda wind waker was set to include a gamecube island my. These are the three concept of which i illustrated, check them out sta. Yesterday zeldac posted a huge amount of concept art for the legend of zelda. On a day when the wind is perfect, the sail just needs to open and the world is full of beauty. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. I also think the idea of the game a zelda on the high seas was fairly novel for the time, but it was not executed in a satisfactory matter. Hyrule historia is a collectors book about nintendos the legend of zelda series, published in english by dark horse comics and in german by tokyopop. Follow the instructions onscreen and press to create a game file for the legend of zelda. Best laughter moments wind waker game grumps compilation. The only reference to it is a piece of concept art, shown in the book. Feb 09, 20 the wind waker came with the game, a promo book, a soundtrack, link and moblin figures and more. Rare character designs for link, from the legend of zelda.
The book is filled with greatlooking screenshots from the wind waker hd. From older versions of characters to unused divine beasts and enemies, the book is crammed with interesting details about the game youd never know otherwise. Apr 16, 2018 this game grumps compilation features my favorite laughter moments from legend of zelda. The wind waker gamecube official artwork the legend of zelda.
The legend of zelda series has an interesting history spanning back to the original nes, and it has had at least one iteration for each new nintendo system and handheld, including such masterpieces as. We want someone to turn this fairytale concept art into a. Maybe well even see some concept art of toon link on toon epona. This is good because the game itself looks fantastic and the high printing quality conveys that fairly well. This is art made for famitsu weekly magazine in japan. With only periodic scans and uploads from various fans, weve had to satisfy our concept art cravings a bite at a time. The legend of zelda legend of zelda breath stained glass tattoo stained glass art wind waker cinema art zelda tattoo fan art twilight princess view an image titled link stained glass window art in our the legend of zelda. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Nintendo zelda large zip around wallet uploaded by ellen karlsson. Breath of the wild, which was released late last year, have started to make their way online through my nintendo news and other sites across the web.
This is the reason he paired him with the iconic original link for reference. Needless to say, its quite different from past precedents for prima zelda guides. Matt rockefeller concept art world, wind waker, concept art. Sep 09, 2019 featuring detailed concept art of the allnew characters, weapons, equipment, and location that will be featured in star wars jedi. The wind waker hd story trailer released nintendo have released a new trailer for the legend of zelda. Board games illustration the legend of zelda super ideas legend of zelda windwaker painting by nicole gustafsson up for bid here as part of the desert bus for hope fundraiser. Joining gamecube island was stovepipe island, which was an island of steam and smoke.
The images are taken from the hyrule historia which is only available to purchase in japan. If you want to contribute to the project, visit the donate page in the app. One of my earliest gg memories was laughing so hard i cried at, i have him on my head. Nope, it has exclusive concept art for things from the games development too. Wind waker art gallery featuring official character designs, concept art, and promo pictures. No ads information for both the original gamecube version and the hd wii u version collectibles, including heart pieces. When the legend of zelda first appeared a couple of decades ago, artist katsuya terada created these amazing concept artworks for the first few games that appeared in players guides and in nintendo power magazine. Inside the box was exclusive information, media and figures from the legend of zelda. New zelda game concept art for nintendo wii youtube. Listed below are characters featured in the legend of zelda. All the concept art from hyrule historia zelda universe. Aside from the shadow temple in ocarina of time, i must say that i was thoroughly disturbed by this temple. The book also includes artwork for the games, a short manga, and a.
Every masterwork is printed on highquality paper in an oversized format so you can immerse yourself in the fine details of each piece. The minish cap concept art is digital, print, drawn, or model artwork created by the official artists for the developers and publishers of the title. Sky pirate prints zelda art, wind waker, legend of zelda. A japanexclusive breath of the wild book has revealed some stunning concept art created during breath of the wilds development. Wind waker hd that provides a nostalgic look at the games story. Character concept, character art, concept art, character design, character reference, character creation, wind waker, the legend of zelda, dungeons and dragons characters wind waker, character art, character design, high fantasy, dark horse, legend of zelda, game art, concept art, art gallery. Princess zelda wind waker concepts by decapitatedkittens. The wind waker came with the game, a promo book, a soundtrack, link and moblin figures and more. The wind waker gamecube official artwork view an image titled princess zelda art in our the legend of zelda. View an image titled negative prince komali art in our the legend of zelda. Because it was published shortly after the release of skyward sword, the first section explores the characters, locations. Cut content the programmers left in some really bizarre levels from the beta stages and maybe even one from the alpha stages of testing. Take all the small clip art from the zelda instruction booklets, players guides and promotional pieces, make them bigger and put them all in one hefty book so they can have space to breathe and be appreciated.
The book originally saw a limited release in japan in dec. To kind of get an idea of what these designs wouldve looked like if they would have been the final draft. I decided to pick the more well defined ones of wind waker zelda and render them in full wind waker style. The wind waker, featuring concept art for the games characters and monsters by yoshiyuki oyama. Blocking a user will prevent that user from commenting on your posts and messaging you. Find images and videos on we heart it the app to get lost in what you love.
Projekt zelda europe, a german fan site dedicated to the zelda series, has updated its artwork collection for the remake with concept art recently published by nintendo. Ocarina of time, wind waker, and a link to the past. Having first played the wind waker on release day back in 2003 on the gamecube, i was pleasantly surprised by the controversial graphics at the time, being stubborn and judging the game for what it would be rather than what it wasnt the celtic and irish touches intertwined within the game can be subtle but add an incredibly unique atmosphere to the game in terms. I reworked and updated an old zelda print for a friend last week. Everything from the music, redeads, and the overall mood of the temple gave off a sinister aura. Gallery of captioned artwork and official character pictures from the legend of zelda. Concept art ship in clouds on a day when the wind is perfect, the sail just needs to open and the world is full of beauty. Named the legend of zelda breath of the wild master works, the book was meant to be a celebration of the game and series as a whole, with artwork for numerous characters, enemies and places throughout the game. Art by stephanie kick i would put story fodder, but there are already so many books with flying ships.
Check out this incredible breath of the wild concept art. The wind waker 2002 occurs hundreds of years after ocarina of time, and is the first game set in the adult link timeline, an alternate timeline to the child link timeline and the fallen hero timeline. The zelda box contains a 116page book featuring interviews and insights from the wind wakers developers, concept art, characters, enemies, and islands. Amiibo inkling costume concepts 11 by theskywaker on deviantart splatoon 2 art. At a developers roundtable the other day, nintendos shigeru miyamoto showed a select group of people some concept art for a new zelda game for the nintendo wii, possibly a sequel to twilight. Brilliant wind waker fan art is always welcome around these parts and this may be the finest ive seen. Wind waker, but they withdrew it for an unspecified reason.
The wind waker is the tenth main installment of the legend of zelda series. There are 233 artworks from the game legend of zelda. Since were looking at dont starves rough sketchy line work, i thought about the concept art for zelda wind waker. Heres some lovely official concept art from zelda wind. Hyrule historia invites readers to take an indepth look at twentyfive years of concept art, character sketches, and lore from one of the most beloved gaming franchises of all time. Included in were prints of concept art for the game, one of which reveals that the team was considering having an adult link in the game. Check out this incredible breath of the wild concept art from.1554 571 589 183 1312 617 1284 1043 1582 755 1158 1633 235 841 1365 53 306 1357 218 1637 65 908 588 342 68 842 266 644 977 1016 430 1272 1431