Jeff McAteer’s fantastic characters manage to be completely fantastical while at the same time look utterly real — as if he had rendered the contents of cartoons like Ben10 or any number of comics into […]
Polish artist Reliah Szade paints a dark cybernetic mythos of techno-deities and tragically wounded transhuman heroes. Plenty of inspiration here for your next Shadowrun game.
Polish artist digital artist Filip Bazarewski has a talent for distorted or missing faces. His work runs the gamut of fantastic art from high fantasy to cyberpunk. Find more by the artist on his ArtStation […]
Korean artist Sungjin Kim, AKA Face Zero,
Concept artist Daryl Mandryk paints fantasy portraits and cinematic battles between heroes and titans, often with the one standing victorious over the other. There’s quite a few ideas here for your next novel or game, […]
Polish artist Piotr Foksowicz paints classic dark fantasy characters and settings with a lightness of touch that makes them leap from the screen.
Ben Juniu certainly has a penchant for character design in a dark palette. Find some inspiration for your next novel or game.
When, in my artistic travels, I come across an image that inspires a potent setting or intriguing character, I save it in a separate file. While those files don’t grow at the rate they used […]
“Winter” by Jason Felix I have two files labeled “Characters” and “Settings” where I dump a lot of the art I find. Flipping through those images later is great inspiration. Sometimes I take bit and […]
There’s a scene in just about every old sheriff-vs-outlaw Western where the hero has to leave his wife (usually the town schoolmarm, respectable and nurturing) and son (the next generation hero who must learn a […]