Pin it As prolific as legendary graphic designer Saul Bass was, he never designed a video game. Now, we can imagine what it would be like with NotDoba, a deconstructed version of chess that borrows Bass' signature style. READ MORE »
NotDoba is an addictive little game that looks and sounds like a Saul Bass credit sequence come to life. The legendary Saul Bass was one of the most influential graphic designers of the 20th century, lending his unique unique vision to everything from corporate logos to motion picture title sequences. Show More Summary
https://youtu.be/MedgUUah1fw Designer Adam Curtis has made a two-player flash game called NotDOBA, inspired by the aesthetics struck by 60s graphic designer Saul Bass. Visually it looks as neat as you'd expect. Curtis says he hopes the turn-based two-player game will appeal to fans of fast-paced local multiplayer works like Samurai Gunn or Nidhogg. Show More Summary
From 1969, this is the video that Saul Bass made to pitch AT&T on a new corporate identity. What a time capsule. Here's the logo, which remained in use until 1983, when Bass designed the "Death Star" logo to replace it. Tags: AT&T design logos Saul Bass video
A short film from 1968 explores the history of human creativity, as well as Saul Bass's creative process. Saul Bass is best known for his amazing title sequences (The Man With A Golden Arm, North By Northwest), film posters (Vertigo, The Shining), and corporate logos (AT&T, United Airlines). Show More Summary
Saul Bass designed the opening sequences for dozens of films, including North by Northwest, Psycho, West Side Story, and Goodfellas. Here's a look at some of his best work: (via art of the title) Tags: design movies Saul Bass video
Saul Bass is a legend in the world of graphic design and created many of the iconic logos that helped define the aesthetic of corporate advertising in the ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s. If you’ve ever stared at the simple perfection of classic logos for AT&T, Quaker Oats, Dixie, and the United Way, you can thank Mr. Show More Summary
Jake Elliott, who made Kentucky Route Zero along with Tamas Kemenczy and Ben Babbitt, is passionate about the role of text in games -- and he believes typographical choices can make a surprising impact on player experiences.
YouTube user FlaneurSolitaire has created a supercut highlighting some of the most iconic title sequences created by legendary film artist Saul Bass (previously) over the course of 40 years, from 1955’s The Man with the Golden Arm to the 1995 Martin Scorsese film, Casino. via Open Culture
Waxwork Records has announced the full details for their upcoming vinyl release of Phase IV, the 1974 sci-fi/thriller directed by Saul Bass. This is the first time that the soundtrack will be released in any format! The unique, psychedelic synth-driven score is composed by Brian Gascoigne and David Briscoe, and full packaging artwork has been […]
Saul Bass (1920-1996) was the inventor and master of modern movie title designs. Using bold shapes, repeating patterns, and simple animation played against a jazz soundtrack, his sequences were instantly recognizable, and had the magical...Show More Summary
Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: As part of Horrors Week, we’re recommending some of the finest (or just weirdest) killer-animal flicks money can buy. Phase IV...Show More Summary
“Since I love Saul Bass, the 60?s, and HBO’s Game of Thrones, I made an … Read more posts by Gian Bautista
From Milan Vuckovic: Since I love Saul Bass, the 60’s and HBO’s Game of Thrones, I made an alternative title sequence. Here is the result. Enjoy! [Milan Vuckovic]
“Since I love Saul Bass, the 60?s and HBO’s Game of Thrones, I made an … Read more posts by Gian Bautista
There’s no shortage of Game Of Thrones mashups on the Internet (or on The A.V. Club, admittedly), but this one is a cut above the rest. Rather than reference such vulgar entertainments as ‘70s sitcoms or teen soap operas, German graphic...Show More Summary
by Dish Staff If Saul Bass remixed the Game Of Thrones title sequence: Bonus GOT video: a soft-rock tribute to the Hound.
(YouTube link) If the HBO series Game of Thrones had been on TV fifty years ago, the opening sequence could well have been designed by Saul Bass. Also, there would be no nudity, no profanity, and very little blood. German designer Milan...Show More Summary
Valar mor-cool-is: All men must be cool YouTube user Milan Vuckovic gives Game of Thrones a jazzy new title sequence in the style of iconic 1960s designer Saul Bass There would probably be a lot less bloodshed and mayhem if Westerosians had discovered smooth jazz. Show More Summary
Milan Vuckovic mashed up two things most humans love by re-imagining Game of Thrones' opening credits in the style of Saul Bass, the master of the title sequence. It's like if Game of Thrones existed in the 60s. Read more...