We are looking for creatives from all fields to take part in a celebration of the video game, works to be featured in a printed publication for release towards the end of 2013.
It will showcase the works of designers, musicians, artists, writers and developers that have taken inspiration from the interactive art that they grew up with.
Through a series of features and interviews, covering everything from fan art to game modifications, Game Paused aims to provide not only a beautiful book but a wealth of true creative play.
Key Interviews and Features:
Shaun Inman – Flipping the switch with iOS game design and development.
The Designers Republic – How Graphic Design shaped Wipeout and Video Games.
Cory Schmitz – Graphic Design for the gaming industry and community.
Iam8Bit – 8 Years of Video Game Art Shows.
Insert Coin – UK Based Game Apparel Company.
Jamie ‘JME’ Adenuga – Video Game referenced rap lyrics.
Venus Patrol – Video Game Romantics.
Westeros Craft – Huge collaborative MineCraft project recreating the whole of Westeros, from the Game of Thrones Book/TV Series.
Game Paused – Celebrating the Game since 2005.
Adam Atomic – The Art and Atmosphere of Canabalt.
Joystick Junkies – Real World Video Game Entertainment and Events.
Studio Output – Designing Brand Identity for Games.
Eboy – The Pixel Art Gods
Darren Wall – Industry based gaming books.
Over 80 Artists submitted so far:
Brody Condon, Build, Buro Destruct, Curious Machine, Daniel Gray, Everyday Something, Gary J Lucken, Human Studio, Ian Stevenson, Jeff Donaldson, Keith Webb, Mike Lemanski, Robert Cooper, Roger Ibars, Sam Gilby, Serial Cut, Studio Mr, Timothy Saccenti, Unit, Universal Everything + many more.