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Assassin's Creed IV and Destiny lead 2013 Into the Pixel collection

Sixteen piece art exhibition being presented at E3 2013

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) and the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) have announced the 16 pieces being presented at the 2013 Into the Pixel collection. The collection will be shown at this year's E3 event in Los Angeles, from June 11-13, 2013.

"The ITP collection is a reflection of the artistry, creativity and vision of this unique industry," said ESA president Michael D. Gallagher. "We are proud to support ITP and to celebrate the creators behind these works."

"Our industry continues to expand with the emergence of compelling content from independent, mobile and free-to-play developers, and the 2013 collection really reflects the incredibly diverse landscape of the interactive community as a whole," said AIAS president Martin Rae. "These pieces run the stylistic gamut, showcasing the varied inspirations of their truly talented creators. Many congratulations to this year's artists and to the tenth anniversary of Into the Pixel!"

"This year's Into the Pixel collection features artists who are working across a remarkable range of genres, drawing inspiration not only from the history of art, but from the history of video games," said Glenn Phillips, principal project specialist and consulting curator, Getty Research Institute. "These works smartly capture the mood, the story, the style, and the energy of the games for which they were created."

The full list of works is below:

TitleGameArtistsDeveloperPublisher
The Naval DuelAssassin's Creed IV: Black FlagMartin DeschambaultUbisoftUbisoft
Broken AgeBroken AgeNathan "Bagel" StapleyDouble Fine ProductionsDouble Fine Productions
JunkyardCommand and ConquerRaymond SwanlandVictory GamesEA
Back From the WildDestinyJaime JonesBungieActivision
The Buried CityDestinyDorje BellbrookBungieActivision
The ChantDragon AgeNick Thornborrow, Matt RhodesBiowareEA
Dark AgesFetchBrian ThompsonBig Fish StudiosBig Fish
Schemes CollageIcycle: On Thin IceReece MillidgeDamp GnatChillingo
FreljordLeague of LegendsJames PaickRiot GamesRiot Games
Castle SiegeRayman LegendsMichel Ancel, Jean Christophe Alessandri, Lu Yang, Christophe Messier, Jean Brice Bugait, Simon Quemener, Sebastien du Jeu, Christophe Villez, Anthony Le Du, Jean-Baptiste Rollin, Benjamin Mouret, David GarciaUbisoft MontpellierUbisoft
Last StandStarCraft II: Heart of the SwarmJeff Chamberlain, Anthony Eftekhari, Ray Chih, Yong Hyun Kim, Kirti Pillai, Laurent Pierlot, Takuya Suzuki, Fausto DeMartini, Vitaly Bulgarov, Chris Yang, Mike Kelleher, Sada Namaki, Shawn Liang, Jim Jiang, Seth Thompson, Bill LaBarge, Hsuan (Steven) ChenBlizzard EntertainmentBlizzard Entertainment
Super Summer Vacation ForceSuper Time ForceMike Nguyen, Vic NguyenCapyMicrosoft Studios
RememberingThe Last of UsJohn SweeneyNaughty DogSony Computer Entertainment America
CloudbankTransistorJen ZeeSupergiant GamesSupergiant Games
Crossroads*UnannouncedDaniel DociuArenanetNCSoft
Three Blind MiceWonderbook: Digg's NightcrawlerTyler Schatz, Christina FaulknerSCEE London StudioSony Computer Entertainment Europe

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