Arnaud Delord and Jérôme Combe use a mix of 3D techniques while maintaining a unique 2D aesthetic. You may have seen their string of films for League of Legends.
You can see more of ARNAUD & JEROME work at passion pictures
This little test really nails it in so many ways.
I love the painterly style of this short from Lightning Boy Studio ( Carl Beauchemin, Thomas Chrétien, and David Forest. )
At the #oxfordindies lunch today we discussed how good low polygon design draws upon old artistic traditions of abstraction and simplification.
This is a beautiful example by Filippo Baracani
#oxfordindie richard whitelockIn development of his game Into This Wylde Abyss has contributed to a few articles on low poly art
Developing a unique cell shaded style takes time and thought. These guys have done it beautifully.