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Heads Up 93 - The Crystal



Public Domain Hero Week II - Five heroes and villains from the public domain re-imagined.


Christopher James is a cruel businessman, but still beloved by his friends and family. Little do they suspect that he is also the criminal overlord known as the Crystal.

The Crystal (created by Ken Battefield) first appeared in 1941's Whiz Comics #15

Not much of a change here from the original concept. I wanted a very trim cape and suit look, and I thought the gemstone instead of tie was a nice touch. I like the idea of a shimmering mask that cuts through darkness while the rest of his suit blend into the shadows. The one thing I knew from the get go was that I wanted to change the mask from a shiney bucket to something like Cobra Commander's battle helmet.
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A splendidly shiny villain!