Astounding Concept Art of Cities Being Demolished

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We love watching cities being crushed, blown up and swept away — it happens in a lot of this summer's biggest movies. There's just something so viscerally thriling about structures coming down in flames. Here's some of our favorite concept art of cites getting totally smashed.

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Top image: Crysis 2 artwork by Dennis Chan

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Washington DC destroyed in Devil's Third concept art

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Mortal Kombat Vs. DC: Worlds Collide Concept Art

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Fallout Online concept art

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Crysis 2 artwork by Dennis Chan

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Crysis 2 artwork by Dennis Chan

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Robot destruction by Ross Dearsley

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Concept art by Eiki Iwamura

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Artist unknown

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Guild Wars 2 concept art

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Matrix Revolutions concept art by George Hull

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Concept art from Frontlines: Fuel of War

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Art for the Project 8 mod for Half-Life.

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Godzilla art by CheungChungTat on Deviant Art, tons more at the link.

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Godzilla art by CheungChungTat on Deviant Art, tons more at the link.

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Godzilla art by CheungChungTat on Deviant Art, tons more at the link.

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Godzilla art by CheungChungTat on Deviant Art, tons more at the link.

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Godzilla art by CheungChungTat on Deviant Art, tons more at the link.

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Burning City, artist unknown, but it's on every wallpaper site ever.

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Post-Apocalyptic Disney Land by Alex Ruiz, via CoolVibe

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Big Fire in Neo-Egypt by Emrah Elmasli, via CoolVibe

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Tomb Raider concept art, via Digital Spy

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Post-Apocalyptic Battle by Alberto Fernández, via CoolVibe

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon video game concept art

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon concept art by Ryan Church

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon concept art by Ryan Church

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon concept art by Ryan Church

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After the Final Battle by Pound, via ConceptArt World EOW.

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By Dan Ghiordanescu

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Batman: Arkham Origins art

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Destroyed Land by Al Palatiner

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Concept art by Adam Kuczek

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Concept art for The Darkest Hour

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Concept art by Tim Flattery

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And of course, them reapers.