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I Want to be the Very Best

By arvalis
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Boy am I happy to have this monstrosity complete. I came up with this composition as a thumbnail during the work on Way Past Cool . This thing just took forever and ever.

I wanted to complete a poster for Pokemon reflecting the impact it had on my childhood and in turn, my life. I even had my mom dig through photos of me as a kid and scan them so I could use them as reference. These arent necessarily the team i used back in the day, though they are some of the coolest ones from generation 1. For all the joy and time killed that the Pokemon franchise has given me, this is the best I can do. Ill probably be playing your games for another ten years to come.

Easter Eggs:
Dugtrio Cliff

PhotoshopCS3: 30-40 hours or something absurd
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LunaSapphireDA's avatar
This must’ve been a nightmare to make. You did great BTW.
YoyoThePotato's avatar
This is a masterpiece
(Also I'm here from JelloPocalypse's video, anyone else?)
swaggyheartlight's avatar
This is sooo amazing :D.
ghosthead8503's avatar
(Looks on site) hmm... I can't seem to find it on here. (If it ever was) is it still available? (Honestly, there's a long spot on my wall where this'd look great on, along with another few pieces I'm trying to get my hands on...)
Linkzilla's avatar
*Cue Jurassic Park theme*

Hmm...I've found all of the Easter Eggs but Dugtrio...I see something that MIGHT be it, but it's somewhat obscured by the grass.
Cephei-N-Ciel's avatar
Hint: it's not near any grass ;)
Nimenomaan's avatar
This looks just fucking amazing 8D
Eif-ka's avatar
It's Incredible  '-'
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This totally sums up how all of us feel when we play Pokemon. Excellent, excellent, excellent work, you NEVER fail to impress!
BlazingDragonLord's avatar
How is this not in my favorites yet?!
ZeppelinAdventures25's avatar
I only saw Mew, Ho-oh, and Parasect.
DaBoyGenius's avatar
Fuckin' love this. If I was able to critique this I'd give a 5-star rating on everything.
xaramar's avatar
dan nicky your bobbys 
arvalis's avatar
Dan Nicki your bobbie s
VaguinhoCard's avatar
Congratulations on the drawings, are wonderful, but missed the Abra :)
SethWolf913's avatar
You did beedrill so I love you.
Sharktooth987's avatar
this your team boy sorry to say your a little late iv been the best
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ssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo ggggggggggggggggggggggoooooooooooooooooooooooooooddddddddddddddddddddd
Traheripteryx's avatar
Found everything, except for Dugtrio...

whitwing00deathclaw's avatar
My god this is...amazing!
I love the realistic style for the Pokemon, and how they are unique, but not to far from the original game.
And the Charizard is beautiful! 
SpinningWolf's avatar
I love this. Thank you for making and posting it!
iamawesome097's avatar
Charizard is fucking terrifying.
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