Game icons

A more graphic design approach for this cursed “Hand of Death”, I quite like how it turned out! Would love to see a style like this on a game.

A more graphic design approach for this cursed “Hand of Death”, I quite like how it turned out! Would love to see a style like this on a game.

This is one of my favourite weapon icons I’ve made, I really like the runes against the dark metal and the cool steam flowing from the blades representing the ice powers of this axe.

This is one of my favourite weapon icons I’ve made, I really like the runes against the dark metal and the cool steam flowing from the blades representing the ice powers of this axe.

Decided to try a blockier, more cartoony style for this golden bow and arrow.

Decided to try a blockier, more cartoony style for this golden bow and arrow.

This green spell was inspired by the “Eldritch Blast” from D&D.

This green spell was inspired by the “Eldritch Blast” from D&D.

This time I decided to take inspiration from the divine spell “Guiding Bolt”, also from D&D.

This time I decided to take inspiration from the divine spell “Guiding Bolt”, also from D&D.

Tried to practise magical items with this enchanted cube. I also quite like the colour combination!

Tried to practise magical items with this enchanted cube. I also quite like the colour combination!

Here’s a compilation of ALL the icons I made in April, both finished and unfinished. Posted above it HQ are my 6 favourites.

Here’s a compilation of ALL the icons I made in April, both finished and unfinished. Posted above it HQ are my 6 favourites.

On the month of April 2020 I tackled video game icons, like those used in RPG and MMORPGs to represent spells, weapons or items a player or character might have. I tried different styles while focusing on keeping them legible and understandable at small sizes. Would love to tackle something like this for a game in the future!

Date
June 8, 2020