My graphic design friend created The Book of Steve

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#1 Posted by MrCandleguy (914 posts) -

My friend (not me, i'm a programmer so I have zero artistic talent.) Created this book for his project for school.

And i'm curious what your guys opinion of it is.

His name is Roland Merckle

http://www.behance.net/gallery/Book-of-Steve/4187795

Creeper
Creeper
Front Cover
Front Cover
Zombie
Zombie
Back Cover. (Barcode is there because it was a requirement, he isn't selling these books)
Back Cover. (Barcode is there because it was a requirement, he isn't selling these books)
Spider
Spider
Last Page
Last Page
3 copies in the WORLD
3 copies in the WORLD
Enderman
Enderman
The book of Steve
The book of Steve
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#2 Posted by Bourbon_Warrior (4569 posts) -

nice! Is that coffee stained paper aswell?

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#3 Posted by ShaggE (8095 posts) -

As far as books of Steve go, this may be one of the best I've seen all morning!

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#4 Posted by mlarrabee (3759 posts) -

That's beautiful! It's obvious a whole ton of work went into it!

He should contact Mojang about the possibility of selling a production version as merch.

I'd buy one and I'm not even much of a fan!

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#5 Posted by MrCandleguy (914 posts) -

@Bourbon_Warrior said:

nice! Is that coffee stained paper aswell?

Yea, he designed it to look old like it was found in minecraft.

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#6 Posted by NicksCorner (485 posts) -

Who is Steve?

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#7 Posted by MrCandleguy (914 posts) -

@NicksCorner said:

Who is Steve?

He "Steve" is the name of the default character skin in minecraft.

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#8 Posted by Grimmie92 (159 posts) -

hai guys! Im the Roland Merckle mentioned above.

would have posted this myself but im ashamed to say im not a very active member on this gloroius site. so thank you to Mr Candleguy for the free advertisement :)

if you have questions or comments to me specifically you can find me on facebook or message me on the linked behance page.

thanks for the positive feedback, always good to hear my target audience approves of my work.

i would love to make more of these but with uni i doubt ill have time to come back to this for a while.. but keep an eye out for new stuff if you like my work.

rollie. xoxo

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#9 Posted by joshthebear (2704 posts) -

Looks pretty amazing and like it took a shitload of time to make.

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#10 Posted by KillyDarko (1991 posts) -
@mlarrabee said:

He should contact Mojang about the possibility of selling a production version as merch.

Absolutely, that's some amazing work right there.
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#11 Posted by MrCandleguy (914 posts) -

@Grimmie92 said:

hai guys! Im the Roland Merckle mentioned above.

would have posted this myself but im ashamed to say im not a very active member on this gloroius site. so thank you to Mr Candleguy for the free advertisement :)

if you have questions or comments to me specifically you can find me on facebook or message me on the linked behance page.

thanks for the positive feedback, always good to hear my target audience approves of my work.

i would love to make more of these but with uni i doubt ill have time to come back to this for a while.. but keep an eye out for new stuff if you like my work.

rollie. xoxo

He is legit boys, don't worry. This is the real deal.

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#12 Posted by SexyToad (2939 posts) -

That's looks awesome. I would defiantly get one if I could.

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#13 Posted by Nux (2697 posts) -

@KillyDarko said:

@mlarrabee said:

He should contact Mojang about the possibility of selling a production version as merch.

Absolutely, that's some amazing work right there.

I completely agree. I would buy one.

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#14 Posted by TEHMAXXORZ (1190 posts) -

@Grimmie92: I don't mean to exaggerate, but you are a prince, nay a god among us mere men!

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#15 Posted by Grimmie92 (159 posts) -

Hah!

Thanks for the positive feedback everyone, I really appreciate it.

Just to clarify though, I am but a mortal.

Rollie

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