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Flight Rising Bestiary: Reef Snail
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Published: August 19, 2012
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Bestiary Entry: Reef Snails

Whoever last borrowed the bestiary: You are not allowed to write inside library books.

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Dragonsfieryroar's avatar
Hahahaha! Tastes like PAIN! XD
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Griffonmender|Student Traditional Artist

"Tastes like PAIN" XD

Take note kids: never attempt to eat poisonous animals without properly preparing them first. Especially this one.

They look so cool. I like how they're not just straight color swaps.  (I hate it when it's only a straight color swap) The fact that they have unique appearances as well as different abilities makes them that much more awesome. 

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ClockworkDoomsday's avatar
ClockworkDoomsday|Hobbyist General Artist
How can a snail dodge? lol, i love the animations on these buggers on FR, they're pretty.
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Agacora's avatar
Agacora|Student General Artist
Why does this look like a Pokemon to me.
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donvitoyo's avatar
donvitoyo|Student Digital Artist
this is great :P
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KriahFox's avatar
KriahFox|Student Digital Artist
I never thought I'd encounter the words 'cannibalistic snail' back to back...
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Kerevon's avatar
These are the most fabulous snails I've ever seen.
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Shadestepwarrior|Hobbyist General Artist
THIS IS SO ADORABLE ;-; It looks kind of like a nudibranch~
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Don't hate me for saying this, but the red and blue variations remind me of the original Legend of Zelda.

Even though it's basically the same piece of art flipped horizontally, I like that you distinguish between the two by changing up the shell stripes and the patterns on the frills. You probably could have gotten away with a straight palette-swap, but I'm glad you put in the extra effort.

I think it's backwards, though: Pain actually tastes like snails. Little known fact.

(Which I made up. ;) )
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Dragonite398|Student General Artist
lol they're so cute!
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SolarLugia's avatar
SolarLugia|Student Traditional Artist
These are great too! Cute, actually!
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Goddess-of-BUTTSECKS|Hobbyist Digital Artist
SO ADORABLLLEEEEE
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Rahkshi-Miraka's avatar
Rahkshi-Miraka|Professional Digital Artist
Dolossus (sp?) tried to nom on pretty seafood mollusk and met with sting. ¬ w ¬
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SilverSugar's avatar
SilverSugar|Hobbyist General Artist
Hehehe, tastes like pain.

Little comments like that make my happy sparkle.

Thank you for that.
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Primmly|Hobbyist Digital Artist
So cute, I wish I could make it bigger to get a closer look :tears:
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SilverSoulArtist|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow these are gorgious!! I love snails, especially sea snails and conch shells. Conchs are actually highly aggressive animals in reality. I love the color palete for these to blend in with coral!!
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KesraReulen|Hobbyist General Artist
Aww, but I -like- the commentator's additional helpful information. lol
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BrightRedPhoennix|Student Filmographer
It's so cute, and yet so painful!
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PrinzeBurnzo|Professional Digital Artist
This is soooo creative! I never would have known I would fav a piece of artwork of a snail...but this is no ordinary snail...

I hope there is more coming!
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karcharos's avatar
This is a really cool design, very nice work! I especially like the crimson one.
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xReicheru-chanx|Student General Artist
"Tastes like PAIN."

I'm dying. Dyinggggggggggggg. :'D
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NekoNinja13's avatar
fucking awesome!
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CorusTenebrae|Hobbyist General Artist
nice!
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Averyclampur|Hobbyist Digital Artist
They are so cute :iconsqueeeeplz:
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