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Old 19-06-2004, 11:01 PM   #106
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chicken - yeah will get some blood on there for ya at some point

dragon - not sure - I have PM'd you

kidney - yeah it does look pretty dull, just going for the Kerry King look out of slayer I have been thinking of changing it for a while - not sure what to go with - might use the same as the right arm with a little stuff added?? what ya think?
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Old 19-06-2004, 11:46 PM   #107
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is it ornamental or is supposed to be used as a weapon...if its a weapon ive always been a fan of spikes(just a few of them...make em nice and stylized: ) ) and curvy blades...something that he could stop an attack with, then counter with an attack of his own : )

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Old 21-06-2004, 01:54 AM   #108
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kidney - yeah they are def meant as a weapon, I will try and do as you suggest - maker fewer of tehm and more stylized - cheers for comments matey.

here is a groinal area cover

the colours of the cloth are just the beginning - going to add some more and dirty it up, tried to add some blood colour in the bottom corner

and following is the shot of it all together
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Old 21-06-2004, 01:56 AM   #109
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the full monty........
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Old 21-06-2004, 03:14 AM   #110
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man...i need to get on it : ) good job..looks great, cant wait to see the cuff revision
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Old 21-06-2004, 04:48 AM   #111
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humm.. looks weird, seems like the bottom of the "skirt" is stuck on the knees. Look weird.

And the shoulder pads are stuck in mid air, looks weird and unatural too.

See if you can replace the color of the leather with something lighter or darker. Right now, it looks too much like the fur of the mino.

Or maybe, its just because I am a bit drunk :-S
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Old 21-06-2004, 01:27 PM   #112
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indeed something is not natural. maybe the color of the skirt, or maybe be the lenght. it looks like my grandmother not like a wild animal
you should let the muscles to see.
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Old 21-06-2004, 01:30 PM   #113
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I bet it wont look like your grandmother when it gets a hudge axe
I actually like the skirt thingy as it is
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Old 21-06-2004, 01:47 PM   #114
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i don`t be so sure of that chicken) my gm is not a good one

the idea is : if that skirt was a ring armour, it will be ok to be like this, but is a softer material, is not made to protect so is no use to be that long, cause is not practical(i`m a girl, i know what i`m telling )
and the color of the skirt should mark out the legs not other wise. it must look like isignifiant comparing with the strenght of the legs
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sorry for first post, just my mistake in tiping
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But if the skirt was shorter you would be able see the mino's private bits
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Old 21-06-2004, 02:23 PM   #117
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I agree with Sufiyaz. I think the kilt should either go all the way around, or be a loin cloth that hangs between the legs and not over the knees like it is currently.

Good work! :tup:
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Old 21-06-2004, 05:02 PM   #118
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Thanks for all the comments guys - I can see what you are getting at - can I just show you this pic below - from the cgtalk machineflesh challenge - it has the 'skir' effect I was going for - i guess not too successfully

It will look different when the mino is in it's final pose as the legs will be slightly wider apart therefore the cloth will hang down between - I guess it is too wide tho.

Have a look at this tho and please comment (frickin awesome challenge by this airworks guy!!!!!!!!)

Thanks again for your comments - I do try and listen and take onboard

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Old 21-06-2004, 06:23 PM   #119
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tha`s the skirt i like. muscles are great, yumi
and about the position. is a little forced. try to stend in that position 1 minute. it will kill you, i know, i tried. i not the space between legs, is the ungle at the knee, must be larger.

is better, before you make a picture with an body, try to stend before in front of a mirror and try some position.

but the worrior looks really great!good job!
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just to avoid further confusion, post links to art that is not yours rather than posting the art itself.
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