Extreme Worlds

Extreme Worlds : The Complete Guide to Drawing and Painting Science Fiction Art

3.82 (29 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day
When will my order arrive?


This is a highly practical guide for budding artists who want to create their own extreme sci-fi worlds. Core elements of sci-fi art are taught through ingenious exercises and eleven detailed step by step projects. Subjects covered include aliens, robots, space ships, weapons, space stations and strange planets. It contains instruction suitable for beginners and more advanced artists, and is accompanied by an awesome gallery of the author's work.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 223.52 x 251.46 x 10.16mm | 430.91g
  • F&W Publications Inc
  • IMPACT Books
  • Ohio, United States
  • English
  • Original
  • 200 colour illustrations
  • 1600613411
  • 9781600613418
  • 237,965

Table of contents

Introduction; Part One - Basic Concepts; 1. Tools; 2. Shapes; 3. Perspective; 4. Colour; 5. Process; Part Two - Step Demonstrations; 1. Characters; Humanoid; Alien; Cyborg; 2. Hardware; Spaceship; Land machine; Weapons; 3. Environments; Space; Architecture; Interior; 4. Space Opera; Concept; Design; Characters; Hardware; Environment; Finalising; Index.show more

About Francis Tsai

Francis Tsai is a world-renowned conceptual designer. He was the principal artist for Darkwatch and has worked on many fantasy gaming assignments, including Tomb Raider, Star Trek, The Bourne Identity, Spyhunter 2, Whacked and Myst 3. He also works extensively for major comic publishers including Top Cow and Devil's Due and is a regular contributor to Imagine FX magazine. He lives in San Diego, California. www.teamgt.comshow more

Rating details

29 ratings
3.82 out of 5 stars
5 34% (10)
4 28% (8)
3 28% (8)
2 7% (2)
1 3% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X