The Worlds Your Characters Live In

One of the paths to creating compelling comics is building the world around your characters into something more than just a background stage. Open up this full post to check out great examples of world building by artists that work in comics, animation, video game design, and illustration.

Christophe Ferreira

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Atelier Sento: Cécile Brun & Olivier Pichard

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Herge

Herge combined relatively stylized figures with intricate and detailed drawings of architecture, vehicles, and nature.

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Kiyohiko Azuma

Azuma also depicts stylized characters against relatively realistic depictions of the environment.

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Josh Hughes

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Andy Ristaino

Artwork by Ristaino for Adventure Time:

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Aatmaja Pandya

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Dashawn Mahone

More on Mahone here.

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