Fantasy & Sci-Fi

Look! It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a…dragon? At IMPACT Books, we have plenty of those, along with elves, fairies, robots, aliens, unicorns and just about every other kind of fantastic creature you can dream of! We are THE source for learning how to draw fantasy and sci-fi art. And with 2012 being the Year of the Dragon, you can bet you’ll find plenty of dragon art, learn about our authors’ favorite fantasy artists and create amazing sci-fi and fantasy art landscapes to match your creature’s natural habitat.

Learn Cartography in How to Draw Fantasy Art and RPG Maps!

Want to learn the art of cartography? Love creating your own fantasy worlds? Well, we’ve got you covered with the latest book from IMPACT! Check out How to Draw Fantasy Art and RPG Maps by Jared Blando.This book includes over 30 step-by-step demonstrations to explain how to construct every part of an entire fantasy...

ReBoot is Actually Getting a Reboot!

Anyone else remember the awesome digital cartoon ReBoot? Well, the reboot is actually happening! The new show will be called ReBoot: The Guardian Code. I loved this show when I was a kid. I still love it now! I once found an action figure of the grown up Enzo Matrix when I was wandering...

Perspective Drawing With Perspective Made Easy

Perspective Made Easy and it’s fun-loving robots are finally here! With non-stop awesomeness around every corner, you’ll be hard pressed not to fall in love with perspective drawing. Not only does author Robbie Lee have an hilarious voice but his easy way of explaining what’s what in perspective makes all artists’ lives just a...

Sci-Fi Friday: 10,000 Piece Millennium Falcon Lego Figure

Who doesn’t love Star Wars, right? And who doesn’t love Legos? I loved playing with Lego when I was a kid and I still love it now! Of course now as an adult there are some way more awesome Lego sets to play with. One Star Wars and Lego fan took their love to...

Sci-Fi Friday: Star Wars The Force Awakens

The Star Wars Celebration just happened this past weekend and man there were some exciting things! Plenty of Star Wars The Force Awakens news, including a brand new trailer finally giving us a look at our old favorites. Nice to see you again Luke, Leia and Han. Take a look at the brand new...

Fantasy Friday: Jon Snow Knows Nothing in Adorable Animated Shorts

The new season of Game of Thrones returns this weekend and I know I’m crazy excited! Being a big Game of Thrones fan, I always love finding interesting things on the internet related to the series. I recently stumbled on some adorable animated shorts, Jon Snow Knows. We all know that poor Jon Snow...

Fan Made Legend of Zelda Movie Trailer

We know that Netflix and Nintendo are planning a Legend of Zelda TV series, but what about a Legend of Zelda movie? A group of fans have been passionately working away to create an epic fan made Legend of Zelda movie. They call it The Zelda Project. They’ve done costumes and gorgeous photo shoots...

Fantasy Friday: A Legend of Zelda TV Series Could be Coming to Netflix!

Netflix has been creating some great shows and has gotten the exclusive for some great upcoming ones, including the awesome deal with Marvel. Looks like Netflix could be going after another high profile name: The Legend of Zelda. The incredibly popular Nintendo series made the leap to the small screen with an animated version,...

Steampunk Art: Gorgeous Mechanical Sculptures

Steampunk is a pretty awesome genre and there are a lot of creative people out there who create amazing steampunk art. Some people create costumes, some draw, some modify modern objects to turn them into steampunk things. All of it is awesome and so creative. Artist Andrew Chase creates some pretty amazing steampunk art...

steven universe

Ideas on How to Draw Steven Universe Characters

Do you want to learn how to draw characters similar to those found in Steven Universe? Then look no further! In Freaky Fun Activities, author Jay Stephens introduces you to a whole variety of crazy and wacky characters! Here, you’ll be introduced to DoodleBug – the number one mystery solver in in the City...