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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby Henry88 » Wed May 30, 2018 12:27 pm

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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby O.Supreme » Wed May 30, 2018 5:30 pm

I loved all the covers Art Adams did for IDW Godzilla Legends, and the couple that appeared in other IDW Godzilla series. Did anyone ever do a composite of all of them?
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby klen7 » Thu May 31, 2018 11:21 pm

O.Supreme wrote:I loved all the covers Art Adams did for IDW Godzilla Legends, and the couple that appeared in other IDW Godzilla series. Did anyone ever do a composite of all of them?

There was a low res version that showed the combined images. They cropped the covers so recreating it in higher resolution isn't really possible
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby Benjamin Haines » Thu May 31, 2018 11:59 pm

I'd love to see the uncropped versions of Arthur Adams' IDW Godzilla covers all lined up together.

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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby tbeasley » Fri Jun 01, 2018 1:22 pm

Best versions of these pieces I've seen -
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby O.Supreme » Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:42 pm

Benjamin Haines wrote:I'd love to see the uncropped versions of Arthur Adams' IDW Godzilla covers all lined up together.


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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby canofhumdingers » Wed Jun 06, 2018 12:54 pm

I like the mutos.

The others are... meh...
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby klen7 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 2:51 pm

i'd like to see the Godzillas in more of a standing/humanoid stance. It's interesting how often artists take him to the T-rex pose (even ones like Art Adams and Matt Frank that have worked with Toho's guidelines in the past.)
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby tbeasley » Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:41 am

I think Frank has said before if he were to do Neo now it'd be a lot different and maybe a bit more 'classic.' But he keeps it up as a pet project and for the people that grew up with it, so some design ideas have to remain consistent. Looking at the very first design you can see how much his skill has improved. He gets a lot of personality out of non-human characters and always has a nice sense of movement for things.
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby tbeasley » Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:21 pm

Wikizilla's page for the Official Godzilla Compendium has a galley full of Arthur Adams' illustrations -
https://wikizilla.org/wiki/The_Official ... Compendium
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby lhb412 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:19 am

^ I don't know if anything will come close to that feeling of discovery I had at 10 years old looking at the Compendium and seeing all the (Toho) movies and kaiju laid out like that. Adams fantastic spot illustrations were certainly a big part of that. Has anyone else managed to make the Togo Kong look good?
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby jellydonut25 » Mon Jul 02, 2018 8:33 am

The Compendium was released and in my possession just before I even got the internet. As someone who didn't have the money to have a subscription to G-Fan growing up, it was actually the first place I heard about the Heisei films post-Biollante.
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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby klen7 » Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:10 pm

There was a new book released today that compiles storyboards from Eiji Tsuburaya for some of his films from 1953-1969. A few tokusatsu films are featured including Gojira, GRA, Rodan, Mothra, Mysterians, and Matango
https://www.amazon.co.jp/gp/product/479861744X


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Re: Cool Pictures Thread

Postby lhb412 » Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:26 pm

^ Holy mackerel! Looks spectacular.
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