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Red Sonja

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Have been playing around in DAZ3D when I got this idea for my tribal series. I'm not a fan of the very first movie, however I like the origin story behind Red Sonja's character.

Red Sonja's origin story, "The Day of the Sword", first appeared in Kull and the Barbarians #3 (September 1975) by Roy Thomas, Doug Moench, and Howard Chaykin. The same story was later redrawn by Dick Giordano and Terry Austin for Savage Sword of Conan, issue 78 (July 1982). In this story, Red Sonja lives with her family in a humble house in the Western Hyrkanian steppes (this seems to be in modern Ukraine/Russia, though historical Hyrcania is on the borders of modern Iran/Turkmenistan). When she is just 17, a group of mercenaries kills her family and burns down their house. Sonja attempts to defend herself, but cannot lift her brother's sword. She is brutally raped by the leader of the group. Answering her cry for revenge, the red goddess Scáthach appears to her, and gives her incredible fighting skills, on the condition that she never lie with a man unless he defeats her in fair combat. Source…

Created with DAZ3D, Photoshop & NikCollection.

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All clothes, accessoires & dagger rendered in DAZ3D
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Old village…
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Many thanks to all contributors! In case that I had forgotten to credit anyone, please let me know, and I'll add you  to the list. :) (Smile)

Many thanks also for the +fav's & comments Heart
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DraakeT's avatar
Great job! Nod 
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theAllex's avatar
Nice job buddy! I'm happy to see someone is paying an homage to such an iconic character!
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many thanks  Alex :)
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Amazing piece of work! :happybounce: 
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many thanks dear :)
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:wow: She's gorgeous :love:
Awesome work, Eligo :clap:
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many thanks Branka :):hug:
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You're most welcome :huggle:
ED-Creations's avatar
well done work, like it!!
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thank you very much :)
panjoool's avatar
awesome work dear eligo:love:
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thank you  very much dear Panji :) :hug:
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always pleasure dear eligo:hug:
Julianez's avatar
Nice work, love it!:)
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many thanks Julian :)
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You're welcome. :)   
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many thanks Jean :) i'm glad you like it :hug:
HILIF's avatar
WooW! Beautiful art work!Heart 
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thank you so much Hilde :):heart:
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My plesureHug 
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