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Rainbow Brite: Main Heroes

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Published: March 3, 2010
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I decided to use some of my spare time to redesign the Rainbow Brite costumes. I made VERY special care not to make them look like magical girls, its too cliche. I'll probably be doing the three villains next, then the color kids, other villains, maybe the sprites, etc. I can't make the horses because all I really did was trace a couple of photos. (trace... lol Nick Simmons!)

Drawn and Colored in Paint Tool SAI, weapons texture and finishing on Photoshop CS3.
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It just goes to show how much love for the "Rainbow Brite" franchise there is.
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stardustpinkHobbyist Digital Artist
Those are some really interesting designs. I particularly like the Rainbow one.
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SpellboundFoxHobbyist Traditional Artist
OMG I love you.
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Lady-TigressProfessional Artisan Crafter
My friends and I want to cosplay this as our "big" costume next year. Do you mind if we cosplay this and your version of Murky? We'll definitely give you credit for the designs!

We also have a 5th person and don't want her to feel left out! Since she likes Tickled Pink, do you think you can design her too?
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Awesome re-design! 
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Love the way you drew them!!
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This is awesome I love redesigns of Rainbow Brite but this is fantastic!! I am now desperate to see the three of them team up and kick butt!!
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This is sooo awesome!
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RedVioletPanda General Artist
Sweet work on this! I really like the weapons and the upgrades to their costumes.
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CeliaskyleafProfessional Artisan Crafter
Okay this Rocks So want to Cospaly this version and you so need to do the Color Kids!!!!
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Very impresive, contratulations, very very well
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Wow, great job!
I think they don´t look like magical girls, but like main characters of a fantasy role play game like Final Fantasy or Dragon Quest! I love them <3
Even the weapons are perfect for each character!
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I'm pretty sure if you don't mind I'm going to get this tattoo'd across my back. I'm so in love with this picture. Do you do commission work?
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GamoogahProfessional Digital Artist
Sure I do. But you're going to have to direct your request in :iconlightblackstudios:

there's also a link there to directly email us.
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ArtistMeliProfessional Digital Artist
Okay, this is just freaking brilliant. Well done.
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omg i love this! can't wait to see the color kids!
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Wow, I love how you did Moonglo - She is rocking hard. Stormy and RB looks great.

Im looking forward to your interpretations of the rest of the cast.
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I love Moonglo on this pic!
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Awesome awesome job! Look like cool rpg characters!
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OMG! Rainbow looks bad-ass! I can't wait to see everyone else!

I am SO collecting this!
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chibi-jen-henProfessional General Artist
That's all kinds of awesome! Love the outfit designs and the coloring rocks. Can't wait to see if you do the other kids! :)
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