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The Kid by JenZee The Kid by JenZee
Some Bastion art! The Kid in the wintery lands of the Tazal Terminals.

It's really strange to think about the time I spent on Bastion... it hardly even seems real, thinking back on it! We were always in such a rush to get everything we wanted into the game that I think it was easy to overlook the fact that we had in our hands something with the potential to reach out and touch the souls of kindred spirits...! If you've played Bastion, I hope your experience was positive, and even though I'm certainly not 100% proud of EVERYTHING in the game (let's face it, an artist's work is never done!), I am so happy to have had the opportunity to work with such an excellent team to create something that truly came from the heart :heart:.

Thanks both you new watchers and old friends for your support and loyalty which I hope I deserve! You're truly an inspiration! :hug:

If you'd like to use this as a wallpaper, you can find a couple of resolutions over at the Supergiant Games website here! (Scroll down a bit): [link]
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maldecidor Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2016
I played the game a weeks ago, and i only going to say is awesome, and of course this picture too¡
spartan38 Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2016
Wow, good job.
Gattux Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2016  Student Digital Artist
Have completed Bastion a few times, thanks in part to your art
ArcturusXIII Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2016
Awesome work!
JB-SuperPants Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Absolutely breathtaking. Machete and carbine? My weapon choice too!
Gojiro7 Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2015
Bastion is among my favorite games of the past 10 years and your wonderful artwork is a good part of why, im super happy to see such a wonderful game was made possible by someone who is a Deviantart regular, keep livin the dream Jen :3 
Sergane Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Thank you for making this game, the universe was great to explore, really immersive, poetic and so cool ! With guns and machetes and the tribal Uras, the gods and the potions, the saloon feel of the bastion and the whole narration process, everything was really neat and I had a great time ! 
And don't get me started on the weapons, so cool, each so different and new, really cool ! 
Lerua Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2014  Student General Artist
God the art you did for the game is just awe inspiring, I am playing it over to get all the endings. Thank you for helping breathe life into this outstanding game!
mattgamer Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Wdiamonds Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2014  Student Writer
That's great, dude, that kid looks so badass and kickass. * u *
StrawhatDShaina Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
This piece is great !
GarroteFrancell Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2014
i love the character design of this one, but i haven't played bastion yet. but the art is great :) 
energeticstudios Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014  Professional General Artist
I love Bastion really cool game the narrator was awesome i couldn't get enough of him probably the coolest narrator ever. You do really beautiful work your painting is masterful hope ill be able to paint this good someday
Augustmater Featured By Owner May 25, 2014
No wonder I love your style. 

Bastion is a treasure. Be proud of it as a whole. <3
Drakelb Featured By Owner May 23, 2014
loved this game!
laumildo Featured By Owner May 20, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your art is impressive pal! I really like it, Kid ftw
Leesharara Featured By Owner May 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I've always enjoyed and admired the artwork of Bastion. I'm so glad I found you.
Sheeriku Featured By Owner May 12, 2014  Student Interface Designer
I managed to get a poster of this during PAX East, and I LOVE IT!
ijustlikehalo Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
There are few games that even come close  to achieving what Bastion has. All games are formed out of little pieces, just like a puzzle.. Some are to large or too small and take up space for other parts. Bastion,however, is one of those rare gems where every little part fits perfectly. Story, gameplay, art and graphics, animations, everything. It warms my heart whenever I play games made by a handful of people with a budget to buy a new pair of sneakers. There is still hope.
ll-LoneWolfe-ll Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2013
Absolutely beautiful, excellent work with this piece of art, and some words from the glorious game itself, "Machete and carbine still go well together just like in the War."
deathlinkxxo Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Reilune Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2013  Professional General Artist
Bastion rocked! Great art! :D
JenZee Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much for playing Bastion and of course, enjoying it and my work ;D!
Reilune Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2013  Professional General Artist
Did you really make it? If so WOW! Yeah the game blew my mind! :D LOVED IT!
Whit-HN Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2013
I LOVE that game!!!  I play it on my 360!  Great artwork!!!
zogthedoomed Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Just got the game on iPad and after only a few minutes I was straight to the credits to find out which team of artists worked on it .... Damn. So it was just you on your lonesome.
You'll never be 100% happy with your work but by eck you should be 100% proud!
FrostRaven32 Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Awesome artwork sir. With that I Fave and watch you.
snowicewater Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The artist is a female XD

FrostRaven32 Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
That I didn't know
skyKIDDadan Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow Bastion! I love this game. Nice artwork! :love:
Quadraxis86 Featured By Owner May 27, 2013
those r the same weapons I always use!!
ElisaeeLuvsPPGZ2635 Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2013  Student General Artist
Just Wait....Zombies Will Come And He The One Kicking Ass.
TFSakon Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2013
For the record you being in the art design team of bastion makes you one of the things I'd save if the world was going to be destroyed. I know that's not a most important comment coming from a complete stranger but for what it's worth. You really excelled yourself.
citrikacid Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013  Student Writer
this is one of my backgrounds
venedicae Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013
Bastionnn~~ Amazing!
Fanatic-of-the-few Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
Desperately want to play Bastion. Went ahead and bought the game, now all I need is the cash for a new video card.

Grrr! Curse you, outdated technology!
BluBoiArt Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
This is AMAAAAZING and I love this game still one of my favorites awesome style MzJenZee
Sagge-Ficto Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
I just finished the game on Steam and I've to say I had not played a game that awesome in quite a while! Love all the art you made for the game!
BlakkFox Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
I loved the game, loved the soundtrack. Bought both.
Eehcoli91 Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2013
AMAZING GAME. I've never felt so moved by the imagery in a game and I don't reckon many other games will generate anything close to how satisfying the experience of the music and the art together with the story and gameplay was in this game (are* cuz i still play despite beating it already^^).
RamenWarrior Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Just finished the game, and I have to say, it is one of my favorites! Beautifully, artistically done! :heart:
ParamoreBlackheart Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I loved the game! <3 The art was amazing. :3
5thHero Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This game was truly amazing. T'was very emotional when I played on the iPhone ;__;
TroikAnia Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I just got the bundle off of & chose this print - love your style!!!:hug:
AbouKaiser Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2012
Hard as a rock, with a gold heart. That's a hero, that's the Kid.
starkespada Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2012
Love it and I love this game have replayed at least four or five times.
Mystic-LightsCx Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Bastion!!!! 8D
ensoul Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2012  Professional General Artist
This was such a fantastic game! And the art was a huge part of that. Nice illustration, and it has my favourite weapon combo, bonus. :heart:
Deviantpooch Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I basically just played Bastion just for the amazing artwork
OpalSkye Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
The narrator; the music; the art. Those things are what makes Bastion as beautiful as it is. I feel really lucky to have found your deviantART page because the art style in Bastion is amazing, atmospheric and enhances the game on equal terms to how Skyrim is enhanced by its graphics.

I bow to you, Art Guru :D Thank you for helping to make Bastion an unbelievable gaming experience :heart:
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