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I need some photoshop brushes, and I swear I've seen the name of this style before - http://www.guildwars2.com/en/

I absolutely love that grungey/painted style, but no matter what I'm searching in my usual spots for photoshop brushes similar to this, I just can't find what to call it. I know they use the "flourish" technique for a lot of the visual effects. Could anyone point me in the right direction?

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I totally have The Thief wallpaper on my computer right now. I love the art style as well! Would love to know any names :] –  Johannes Mar 22 '11 at 6:47
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I believe the style is called "Ink" or "Ink Brush." It's become quite popular in recent years. I remember seeing it in Street Fighter 4 a while back and it was nicely done.

To achieve it, you can use any of the water color photoshop brushes. Here are some links:

http://www.bittbox.com/freebies/free-hi-res-watercolor-photoshop-brushes

http://designm.ag/resources/watercolor-photoshop-brushes/

http://naldzgraphics.net/freebies/400-free-high-quality-watercolor-brushes-for-photoshop/

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Thank you so much! These are exactly what I needed. :} –  Vael Victus Mar 22 '11 at 15:09
    
+1 Interesting tutorials –  Littlemad Mar 22 '11 at 15:51
    
ehm I mean resources of Brushes... i got confused :D –  Littlemad Mar 22 '11 at 16:11
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