Background Art from Game of Zones: The Purple Retirement
Recently I did background art for Bleacher Report’s Game of Zones: The Purple Retirement.
Here are a few of my favorites!
I’m really glad to be able to post this one, because it’s full of easter eggs, and it was never on screen for very long in the short. Probably makes most sense if you’ve read about Kobe’s actual retirement party.
Adam and Craig wanted Kobe’s throne to reflect basketball and his nickname — the Mamba, so this is what I came up with.
And, lastly here is the design for His Airness Jordan’s carriage: