Back in 2013, British studio Ninja Theory released its own spin on a very popular franchise: Devil May Cry.
Putting your own spin on an established setting is tricky business, and at GDC 2013 Ninja Theory's Alessandro "Talexi" Taini spoke to how fashion, music, architecture and other forms of art influenced the studio's efforts to bring the game into the "here and now."
It was a neat talk that walked through the beginnings of the process, from concept and inspiration, through to the 3D realization of the game's bright and bold art style.
If you missed the art-heavy presentation in person, now's your chance to watch the whole thing for free via the official GDC YouTube channel.
In addition to this presentation, the GDC Vault and its new YouTube channel offers numerous other free videos, audio recordings, and slides from many of the recent Game Developers Conference events, and the service offers even more members-only content for GDC Vault subscribers.
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