View Full Version : The Art of Oddworld Inhabitants - Now Shipping

12 December 2004, 03:50 AM
Hi all,

Our latest book, The Art of Oddworld Inhabitants ( The First 10 Years 1994 - 2004, is now in stock and shipping worldwide. All pre-orders have been shipped, and the book is selling fast.

More information about The Art of Oddworld book is available from our Ballistic Publishing website (

Remember - every Ballistic book that you buy supports CGTalk, as we're the same company. ( ( (



12 December 2004, 04:23 AM
Got my copy a couple of weeks back, it's a stunning book. Oh how I wish the Oddworld folks would start producing little animated shorts based in their twisted universe, I mean a full length feature would rock, but I'd settle for some Pixar style 5 minuters.

12 December 2004, 04:58 AM
Congrats :thumbsup: Buddy

12 December 2004, 07:25 AM
I love this game!!!

12 December 2004, 08:05 AM
Oh man! How I want a copy! Too bad I have a problem with my credit card at the moment :sad: :shrug: :sad:

12 December 2004, 09:15 AM
I have to say I got my copy about a month ago, and I just want to say that this is quite simpley one of the nicest art books I have in my collection. In turn a couple of my friends have had a quick look at it and have rushed back to the old internet to order themselves a copy. So can I just say thank you for such a great book.
Hats off to you all.

12 December 2004, 09:32 AM
That books looks so awesome...I must get it. *Looks at empty wallet* :(

12 December 2004, 11:03 AM
is not here yet...

I can't wait.... :bounce:

12 December 2004, 01:16 PM
Some of favorite of all time art for it.Thanks.:bounce: :thumbsup:

12 December 2004, 08:42 PM
Yes, I got my e-mail a few days back too!

It said 1-5 weeks shipping...If I had paid so much extra to get is shipped BEFORE Christmas, I'd feel kinda deprived if all those who pay the normal price have it before the 25th too!

But anyway, I can't wait for it either, especially now OWI had been releasing loads of screenshots and trailers of the game, now the releasedate is only 1,5 months away from us (or actually, away from YOU, because I have to wait 2 more months here in Europe)

12 December 2004, 04:09 AM
Ordered my copy some weeks ago, still waiting impatiently for it. ME WANTS BOOK!! Been a huge fan of oddworld for years, coming up with an artbook was the best gift they could do to me. I see some people already have it, I'm so jealous!! Come to me book!

ps: Oddworld...COME BACK TO PC! please....:)

12 December 2004, 10:10 AM
Oh woah, what a service!
In the mail it said 1-5 weeks, the website said up to 3 weeks, but now they sent it within 5 days by air-mail!

I'm gonna open it right now :D
You go Ballistic Publishing! ;)

12 December 2004, 01:22 PM
Has anyone seen the short animation of oddworld Stranger? Wow, i lost the link to it but give it a google. Its quite nice

12 December 2004, 02:20 PM
That was a good game :buttrock: but i have not been able to order the book yet. :sad:

12 December 2004, 05:36 PM
If you think the game is sweet check out the short animation, its totally seperate from the game. I'll try to find the link

12 December 2004, 06:02 PM

I've always loved the characters of oddworld and i think this book looks amazing. I was wondering if the sketches in the book are good for ref images. I've always wanted to try and model one of the characters but couldn't find any good pics. This book looks to have lots.

12 December 2004, 11:15 PM
I second dotTom. Whata world it is! With all these game to movies being made [Doom ? *ahem*] it would be great to see something with more character brought to the table.

It's really cool to see Ballistic move into this kind of venture.


12 December 2004, 06:09 PM
just ordered. Hope it gets here before xmas

12 December 2004, 07:10 PM
My copy is in the post!!! :):thumbsup:

12 December 2004, 09:44 PM
Very Good Book!!

12 December 2004, 08:20 PM
Got my copy yesterday. Beats the hell out of the Art of Halo.

Oddworld Inhabitants have a great artistic style and a wonderful imagination.

Ballistic should be commended on the quality of the book. Simply a gorgeous book.

12 December 2004, 04:22 AM
I cann't see

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