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Mecha Sonic by stucat Mecha Sonic by stucat
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This was a challenge. Over the past three or four weeks, Iíve been clicking away on this pic in what ever spare time I could scrounge. I always though Mecha Sonic was cool from Sonic and Knuckles as a kid, so here is a rendition I completed of him now nearly tens years after that game. Using some sprites, I saw that had had the one eye and is the orb that powers up, not from his belly. Looked like he had spring arms in the sprite too (well to me anyways). The other challenge was to use freehand for this pic as I have neglected it for a while and I have never ever used it to do a full drawing. Everything in this pic was done in freehand, even the rendering, it all just lots of layered gradients (I found a good use for them for once) and why it took so long to do. The BG was a simple wand trace as Iíve already suffered over Mecha himself. But I played with the colours in Photoshop to get the desired result before I used the trace tool. So yeah my first piece of vector art. And it Mecha Sonic not the usual Metal who is (c) Sega and Angel Island in the BG. Art (c) Me
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DrakeTheYoshi Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Nice, I like how much detail you put into this. ^^
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stucat Featured By Owner 4 days ago
Thanks Drake!
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DrakeTheYoshi Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
No prob.
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Piposaru200 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2014
GET A LIFE MECHANLET METAL COME BACK
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TanithLipsky Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013
cool
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ProphetStorm Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Niiiiiice...one of my favorite VG villains.
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stucat Featured By Owner May 7, 2013
Cheers! he looked pretty rad back then :]
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ProphetStorm Featured By Owner May 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
He did. Then they did that...weirdness to him in Sonic Heroes. Still, he *did* get his own game, in a way...
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stucat Featured By Owner May 7, 2013
Think that was a redesign of metal Soinc in heroes
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ProphetStorm Featured By Owner May 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Probably. Still, they're both awesome. I think his best treatment was probably in Sonic CD.
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