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Miss OC Pageant Round 3 - Zintiel

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Published: October 27, 2013
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The list I got of possible costumes for Zintiel this round was:
*Nintendo's Luigi
*A magic user from any video game
*A gijinka/costume of a fruit or vegetable


I'm not big on fan stuff to begin with, and Zintiel (this version) being from not-Earth -and- from the future limits what she would be familiar with. That leaves fruits and vegetables. I still hate that word, "gijinka"... why not just say anthropomorphic like normal people?

But anyway! At first I considered... what fruit/vegetable is purple, so Zintiel's hair wouldn't be out of place? The answer, eggplant. Which led me to think of... Eggplant Wizard, a magic-user from Nintendo's Kid Icarus video game... ... 2.5 out of the 3 costume prompts! That tickled my fancy, but because of the reasons above, I wasn't sure I wanted to go with that.

Eventually, I thought of dragon fruit. That is one badass, spiky fruit. And the result is what you see here.

Any reference to a video game in this final picture is purely coincidental.

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lastiecchiHobbyist Traditional Artist
lets us pray zintel nevers hears of kamen rider gaim

can you say

 dragonfruit arms
DAWN OF DOOM!!!!
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IronghastHobbyist Digital Artist
Who would have thought the skin of such a mild-tasting fruit could contain such a spicy lady? That vibrant exterior definitely suits her!
Fruit Warrior? :iconheplz:
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IronghastHobbyist Digital Artist
Good luck to Zintiel in round 3 by the way!
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
Thank you! Best of luck to you as well! :)
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dragolHobbyist Digital Artist
Did she just owned Fruit Ninja?
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
She just likes cutting things! Is that a crime? :dummy:
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dragolHobbyist Digital Artist
I can undertstand her XD
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MystificateurHobbyist Traditional Artist
waah this is super creative *_* love it
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
Thank you :D
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FloetepusHobbyist General Artist
Gaaaah, this suit looks so fantastically awesome! QwQ Omgggg, I just want that costume so much! x'D Love the chopped fruits over the floor, it is such a good detail to it all :'D And gah, that sword- so freaking cool! xD
Gosh, Zintiel looks so stunning in this costume! ;w; I really adore how she grins so widely, she is amazing<3333
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
Hehe, thank you! Glad you enjoyed it :D
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Elixia-DragmireProfessional Digital Artist
this was mega inspiring :meow: thank you!
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
It... it was? Well! Good, then! Happy to be of assistance :)
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Elixia-DragmireProfessional Digital Artist
yup! thanks dude for being awesome!
AngieR3741's avatar
Epic costume. just epic. seriously.
Good luck! :D
BatTech's avatar
I love the brutality and playful style. Zintiel through and through. So yes, that's a really awesome outfit. Take it off.
(Sorry.)
AuromKantana's avatar
She... She's... she's the fruit ninja....
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
Pff... you really think there's only one?
:ninja::ninja::ninja::ninja::ninja:
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ArcellaArtsHobbyist Digital Artist
how could anyone NOT love this?!?! Its pure awesome sauce!!
jclv's avatar
She's as beautiful as she is scary!
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
Perhaps more! :dummy:
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chlove-artProfessional Digital Artist
I love the texture you used for Zintiel's skin/body. Very nice pic overall<3
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falingardProfessional Digital Artist
Thank you, ma'am! :la:
DannyboyO1's avatar
Less fruit ninja... more barbarian. Though, I guess if she had a warhammer instead of a giant sword, she'd be a Gallagher.
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