Hitman 2

Drastically Overthinking the Art Design in Mendoza

Hitman3 - Drastically Overthinking the Art Design in Mendoza
Loading...

wyi4b1f0oae61 - Drastically Overthinking the Art Design in Mendoza


https://preview.redd.it/wyi4b1f0oae61.png?width=3840&format=png&auto=webp&s=ee2114ae17b9e2098c4b0649c1000c9a5e285b4e

https://preview.redd.it/ho6mpb38oae61.png?width=3840&format=png&auto=webp&s=936e5fce0d70c50d031b2dddd805b9d699107a83

https://preview.redd.it/7igkh76joae61.png?width=3840&format=png&auto=webp&s=c38a01e7f87c630eb7bacf90b57f6ff27584604f

https://preview.redd.it/f1hmelasoae61.png?width=3840&format=png&auto=webp&s=5ef2218ccb09f525fc9fd5d3c1b542234f86b574

In Mendoza, the art design really jumped out to me with one particular detail: the abundance of oxidized copper. All the guard rails, sculptures, some of the floor, it's all made of this famously volatile building material. The first thought that sprung to mind is "Don Yates is either very short sighted, or planning very far ahead". Here are the, uh possibilities of character I've dug out if this design:

Загрузка...
  1. Don Yates is very shortsighted: He designed his estate with copper as his favorite color. He ignored any and all protests from people who can think ahead and warned him of the oxidation process. He's Don Yates. He's invincible. His copper won't oxidize. These people are cowards, too afraid to use copper; to do what must be done. The sommelier says Don Yates is too short sighted to understand the value of preserving the Grand Paladin wine, so why should we believe he's capable of planning the future and preservation of Providence's world? That's why he's the natural fit for Constant: because he's just as hard-headed and emblematic of the doomed Providence we've already seen.
  2. Don Yates is planning very far ahead: He designed his estate with green as his favorite color. He wants his estate to have the same aesthetic as the Statue of Liberty. He understands that this will take time. Sure he could just build it using pre-oxidized copper, but he wants to do it properly. This is part of the message of the architecture. He's spent his entire life building. He is an architect of the future. He understands that doing things thoroughly is the true path for his pure vision of what the future should be. He understands the value of planting seeds that he will never see the fruit of (quoted from the Dubai art exhibit). That's why he's the best choice for Constant.
  3. The oxidation is symbolic for the time period of the game: Regardless of which of the 2 versions of Don Yates is the real version, the fact of the matter is we're in the in-between phase. The period of change. The transition from old to new. The reign of Providence was illustrious and gleaming like the copper stronghold, but the parasitic 47 is sullying their vision, and their future. They must choose to rebuild with a new material, more resistant to change as Arthur Edwards wants. Or, they must succumb to the inevitable passage of time, and outside influences. No matter how powerful Providence is, they can't control the inevitable.

Source: Original link


Loading...
© Post "Drastically Overthinking the Art Design in Mendoza" for game Hitman 2.


Top 10 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2020

2020 will have something to satisfy classic and modern gamers alike. To be eligible for the list, the game must be confirmed for 2020, or there should be good reason to expect its release in that year. Therefore, upcoming games with a mere announcement and no discernible release date will not be included.

Top 15 NEW Games of 2020 [FIRST HALF]

2020 has a ton to look forward to...in the video gaming world. Here are fifteen games we're looking forward to in the first half of 2020.

You Might Also Like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *