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SEGA's VIKING - Skarin
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Published: April 28, 2008
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Skarin, the main character of Sega's/The Creative Assembly's new title Viking: Battle for Asgard.
The task was to achieve a rather realistic and more detailed feel of the in-game character. Since it was used for life-size standee prints, the artwork has an extremely high resolution, it was a challenge to bring in all the details while preventing from a too stiff and unnatural look with that huge size. Completely done in Painter X and Photoshop CS3, no use of 3d software.

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picaso5's avatar
loved the game so much!  In fact, I finished the whole thing in one all-nighter.... *needs cofee*
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Gobln|Hobbyist Digital Artist
I just wish Skarin had a beard....
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AvalPlaza's avatar
I love his tatoos! Wonderfull piece of art.
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PSIHUNTER00's avatar
looks amazing ^.^ i am planing a viking costume for halloween and this is really helpfull
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Vipzone-tver|Professional Filmographer
Оч круто!!!
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lycanthusincarnum|Hobbyist Digital Artist
this is an awesome game! i just got it today! and i already wiped out legion forces at darkwater...
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YingYoung|Hobbyist Artist
do you have tutorial on it?
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xX01MeLoDy01Xx's avatar
im obsessed with this game!!! IT ROCKS! :dummy:
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marphyg|Hobbyist Digital Artist
really no 3d software?...
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Clopper-Dude|Hobbyist Digital Artist
What? No beard? That ain't no viking! xP
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NoelZepeda-ART|Professional Traditional Artist
i love it, this was an awesome game, i can`t believe they have not made a second one.
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ElGato21's avatar
Great pose!
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CapitanaRecondita's avatar
wow, i love this game... i love this maaaaaaan!!!!!!!
Wonderful work, yes, yes!
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GCARTIST85's avatar
Thank you for letting us feature your Amazing work! :iconfantasyfans101::iconshuffelinplz:
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ninjadear|Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is sooo!!!! amazing
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marek011011's avatar
looks very much like Geralt from The Witcher
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HeftyHellion's avatar
Was wondering if u could get a good pic of the hels harbinger, drakin for me. Whatcha say??
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BergOne's avatar
I had sooo many hours of fun playing this guy. And now I am going to have hours of fun looking at this image. Thanks for sharing.
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fieveltrue|Professional General Artist
Amazing! nice volume, looks very real.
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nexus196|Hobbyist Digital Artist
i used to play this game allot! but when u quit it for a while and press "load game" then you will be like WTF how "did" i do this??? D:
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NobleFiveJorge's avatar
Nice Skeggox.
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Jadknight|Professional Interface Designer
great job man :)
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