Mecromage Elgon Concepts

 

Some concept work on group of enemies called the Elgon, for Indie game Mecromage.

Problem: Dynamic 2d platform..

.. what am I really illustrating?

image004So, what am I looking at? When your rendering anything artistically you want references, and lots of them. You are primarily creating a 2d illusion from a 3d concept, most of the time something from the world we live in. For the old school platformer I’ve found that from where the character’s feet meet the ground and toward the viewer ‘thar be dragons’, as a mindful adventure once said.

 

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