View Poll Results: Guan Yu

Voters
11. You may not vote on this poll
  • Dayle

    7 63.64%
  • karanveer

    5 45.45%
  • raganosis

    2 18.18%
Multiple Choice Poll.
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    231
    Thanks
    17
    Thanked 111 Times in 69 Posts

    CHOW 429 Guan Yu :: FINALS

    CHOW 429 Guan Yu :: FINALS

    Character of the Week #429

    Guan Yu
    Deadline - Sunday, June 18th 10PM GMT


    Guan Yu perhaps one of the best known heroes from ancient Chinese history.
    It is said that he once commanded a physician to operate on his injured arm whilst he drank and had dinner with friends, showing no hint of pain.

    He has also been immortalised in fiction, most notably the “romance of the three kingdoms” and been raised to the position of a deity, and is worshipped to this day. He even has an airport named after him.
    More recently Guan Yu’s worldwide fame has increased with his featuring in many video games (Particularly “Dynasty Warriors”, based on the “romance of the three kingdoms”) and films (even played by Donnie Yen).

    Generally he is depicted as having a long, flowing black beard and wearing predominantly green. He is also rarely without his legendary weapon the “Green Dragon Crescent Blade” (sometimes blue depending on translation) which is a type of Guandao with a dragon design.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guandao

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guan_Yu
    http://smite.gamepedia.com/Guan_Yu
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lost_Bladesman

    We would like you to redesign the legendary general in absolutely any genre you wish,
    but infuse a flavour of ancient Chinese design to your character. (Even if you choose space opera, etc.)


    - Male or female human / humanoid
    - Regardless of genre chosen, designs (costume, etc) must be inspired by ancient China.
    - Wields a recognisable interpretation of his iconic “Green (sometimes blue) Dragon crescent blade”.
    - Open genre, sci fi, fantasy, etc.

    The Rules:

    - FINALS: Must post in finals thread before the deadline
    - KNEES UP: Must show at least 3/4 of the character, from at least the knees up.
    - FRONT VIEW: Must be able to see the front of design. No back views without a front.
    - WIPS: Must show at least 2 work in progress shots with final entry.
    - READABLE: Design must be readable, as in a 3D model could be made from your image.
    - ONLY ONE: May only submit one entry. No multiple submissions.
    - 3D: Must be originally created models, excluding primitives. 3D paint-overs permitted. If you choose to use 3D in whole or in part you must show a screenshot of the model in 3D software with final entry.
    - UNACCEPTABLE: These are not permitted: Photos, photo paint-overs, photobashing, pre-made or purchased 3D
    models
    , rushed works/ rough sketches.
    - NEW USERS: Must submit entries by 6pm GMT on due date, due to conceptart.org's moderation process:

    - DESIGN: Design your character for the brief, not your personal fetish. Nudes without some design are not permitted.
    - READ: Read through the threads; there may be answers to your questions already posted.
    - FUN: Have fun!


  2. Hide this ad by registering as a member
  3. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Sheffield - UK
    Posts
    1,308
    Thanks
    1,303
    Thanked 564 Times in 385 Posts
    Thanks guys, great topic, thanks for the feedback Moirae.

    Here is my final for the Great Guan Yu.
    Attached Images Attached Images    
    Sketchbook
    Tutorials Conceptart links for tutorials, guides "and more."

    ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to Dayle For This Useful Post:


  5. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    69
    Thanks
    6
    Thanked 14 Times in 13 Posts
    Only got as far. I'll finish it over the next few days. Had a lot of fun and learned a lot doing this.
    Attached Images Attached Images      
    My Humble Sketchbook
    All education must be self-education - Robert Henri

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to karanveer For This Useful Post:


  7. #4
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Netherlands, Breda
    Posts
    154
    Thanks
    176
    Thanked 44 Times in 33 Posts

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to raganosis For This Useful Post:


  9. #5
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    231
    Thanks
    17
    Thanked 111 Times in 69 Posts
    This topic is now closed. A poll will be up shortly.

Similar Threads

  1. CHOW 429 Guan Yu
    By Moirae in forum Character of the Week
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: June 17th, 2017, 11:23 AM
  2. CHOW #386 :: The Scalawags :: FINALS
    By Havok Reed in forum Character of the Week
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: September 19th, 2015, 04:07 PM
  3. CHoW#338 :: FINALS :: Oni
    By Quinn Simoes in forum Character of the Week
    Replies: 29
    Last Post: November 3rd, 2013, 07:15 PM
  4. Chow 200 :: The MONARCH of CHOW :: FINALS
    By Aly Fell in forum Character of the Week
    Replies: 127
    Last Post: July 11th, 2010, 01:10 PM
  5. Chow 183 :: FINALS ONLY :: The Dragon's Egg
    By Aly Fell in forum Character of the Week
    Replies: 86
    Last Post: January 9th, 2010, 11:35 AM

Members who have read this thread: 65

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Developed Actively by the makers of the Best Amazon Podcast