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Old 04-04-2003, 09:10 PM   #1
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Hi all!

Well, I think I'm in way over my head, but what the....hell! I'll give it a try though its already a week into the month. My concept is based off a creepy creature from the game Dark Age of Camelot. Its basically half a zombie that scoots around on its chest with its hands. They call it a Grindylow. Mine will be more demonic in nature and actually walk on its hands, so I'll call him a Grindyhigh. Sketch to follow soon! Wish me luck, I'll need it!
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Old 04-04-2003, 09:23 PM   #2
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Heres the concept sketch.
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Old 04-04-2003, 11:31 PM   #3
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roughing the head in polys
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Old 04-04-2003, 11:35 PM   #4
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looks pretty good so far - if it's half as good as the drawings you will have summat pretty nice!!
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stupid people with there drawing skills... Make life so much eaiser for them.
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It is a good drawing !..
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Old 05-04-2003, 04:29 AM   #7
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Thanks for the comments, I only hope I can model as half as good the sketch! I am spending way too much time on the stupid lower jaw and am just leaving it for now. Is there an easy way to get a vert to snap to another vert so I can attach the jaw easier? Anyways, I have the basic head shape done, heres a smoothed version...
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looking kewl so far
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great idea !
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Thanks Caligraphics & Vamp, I appreciate it. Another update, added eyes, horns, and a mouth interior. Plus I played with some preliminary textures.
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Well here's my last for today. Amazing how quick time goes by when I'm working on this. I'm not sure I know how to do his tongue...any suggestions?
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no tongue is my vote. I like it but the blue personly I find reall distracting from how scary the image could be. !
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Pony: I kind of like the tongue and added it, of course it can come off at any time. I lightened the color to a paler blueish. I'd like to UV map so I can show the skull showing through as in the sketch. But I have no clue how to UV map at this point. Here he is with the body and arms attached. The hands suck and I'll be tweaking them a bit. Any crits?
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nice teeth! coming along in scariness points!
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Looking good- the tongue is great!
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