covers

Your Games Will Look Way Better With Custom Covers

Despite the best efforts of publishers and their art teams (or clients), a video game collection can rarely look as impressive as a good stack of books. Which is why, if you’re concerned about that sort of thing, it’s a good idea to print off your own custom covers, which often look waaaaaay better than the real deal.


The Worst Book Covers Of All Time Have Destroyed My Faith In Humanity

The worst album covers of all time made me miss the good old times of record shops. These books, however, just scare me. They scare me because, with the advent of personal digital book publishing, things are probably going to get even worse.


Greatest Of All-Time? These Cover Stars Belong, Too

This morning, NBA 2K11 revealed its box art featuring Michael Jordan, billed as “the greatest cover of all time”. But there are many other athletes, also the greatest in their respective sports, who’ve graced a game’s cover. Here’s a sampling.


Michael Jordan Video Game Cover Debuts, Cribs Ali's Nickname

Here is Michael Jordan on the cover of this spring’s NBA 2K11. Cool image, a long time coming, but isn’t Muhammad Ali “the greatest of all time”?


Drew Brees - To No One's Surprise - Looks Like Madden 11's Cover Man

Drew Brees, quarterback of the reigning Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints, has a couple of TV talk show appearances booked for Thursday and Friday. Know what else happens Thursday? EA Sports announces its Madden NFL 11 cover athlete.


The Many Street Fighter Covers of Games TM

What you’re looking at is half of the sixteen covers that will be shared out among Issue 73 of Games TM Magazine. That’s right, Games created a cover for each of the playable Street Fighter IV characters. Imagine Publishing thinks it may be the biggest split run ever done on a games magazine. I hope they reprint all of the covers as a poster.

Hit the jump for the full run.