Friday, September 23, 2011
I know little about videogames beyond the NES and Angry Birds and Wii Fit, but apparently there's a videogame called Oblivion that has a number of magical and pseudoarchaic books within the gameplay. Some guy decided that in-game reading wasn't good enough, so he turned the in-game tomes into a hard-copy, leatherbound book:
Per the creator, this was entirely done by hand, using a color laser, real leather, and a bunch of elbow grease. More images of the finished book here; pictures of construction here. And people worry videogames are going to result in fewer books — here's a perfect case of videogames resulting in new books!