Juxtapoz // Friday, June 20, 2014
The Art of Video Games shows the striking visual effects, player interactivity and creative use of new technologies in games. By focusing on four game types—action, adventure, target and combat/strategy—the exhibition reveals the emergence of video games as a means of storytelling and audience engagement.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Xbox and Insomniac Games just announced their newest title exclusively for Xbox One, Sunset Overdrive. In celebration of this E3 announcement SA Studiosbrought on artists Tristan Eaton, Alex Fuentes and Eyeone to create work inspired by game, including a huge, colorful mural on the side of Meltdown Comics and limited edition t-shirts featuring their work.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 07, 2013
We have been lamenting that we have to wait so long for the last season of Breaking Bad. Brian Anderson has put the long wait to good use. He has created what a LEGO computer game of Breaking Bad could look like if it were to be made. Nothing wrong with a little meth cooking in a video game, get on it LEGO! Watch a video after the jump...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 05, 2013
Tis the mood of the world, we guess? Director Leonard Menchiari has created an 8-bit game for your mobile device around the topic of Riots, hence the name, Riot Game. According to the PR for the game, in Riot, the player will experience both sides of a fight in which there is no such thing as "victory" or "defeat".
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 03, 2012
You know where we stand on this issue, as we have been bringing video games and the architects behind them into the magazine in recent years, so we applaud the move by the MoMA Architecture and Design curators acquiring 14 video game titles, with more to come. The first grouping will be on display Museum’s Philip Johnson Galleries in March 2013.
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 05, 2012
Last Thursday, Ubisoft in partnership with Rock the Vote hit Chicago with Art of the Assassin, a traveling pop-up art exhibit in celebration of the highly anticipated video game Assassin’s Creed III.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Tomorrow, Thursday September 27, Ubisoft, in partnership with Rock the Vote, will take their traveling art show, Art of the Assassin on the road and hit The Windy City for an exclusive one-day exhibit, celebrating their upcoming release of Assassin's Creed III.
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 27, 2012
In case you missed out last Thursday, Ubisoft in partnership with Rock the Vote held the launch of Art of the Assassin, a traveling pop-up art exhibit in celebration of the highly anticipated video game Assassin’s Creed III. Assassin’s Creed III, on track to be the biggest launch in Ubisoft’s history, is set to release on October 30. Stay tuned here for news on upcoming Art of the Assassin events.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 23, 2012
Come celebrate with us tonight, August 23! Ubisoft, in partnership with Rock the Vote, invite you to check out the launch of their traveling art show, Art of the Assassin. You’ll see original artwork from a few of Juxatpoz-featured artists like Mark Dean Veca and Justin Bartlet and receive an exclusive a sneak peek of one of 2012's most anticipated video game releases, Assassin's Creed III.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Admit it, you have a little bit of Olympic fever? We are paying attention far more than expected, and perhaps because London provides a familiar backdrop, we don't mind archery at 3AM anymore. Artists are getting into the spirit, and each Olympics that pass is a new opportunity for the creative community to apply their taste and sensibility to various sports. Flikli has produced a nice 8-bot montage of the Olympics, getting us one step closer to watching Fencing.