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Anubis
by GuardDog216 from VA, United States
Toy > Fantasy
Submitted on 10th Feb 2010
Comments : 8 comment(s)
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First design for an Anubis figurine. :) Of all the Egyptian Gods, he's by far my favorite. :D Constructive critique please!

   
8 Comments
S1LV3RD06 commented on 3rd Apr 2011 (Report Spam)
my favorite Egyptian god is so awesome!
sbmccoy13 commented on 11th Sep 2010 (Report Spam)

<3 anubis i think ur drawing is awesome (im amazed at how well people on here can draw!)

WolfVain commented on 10th Mar 2010 (Report Spam)
i like the white Anubis!!! i wants one!!!!!!
Choco-tan commented on 5th Mar 2010 (Report Spam)
ANUBIS WIN!!!
nommer commented on 15th Feb 2010 (Report Spam)
I give it a two, the anatomy is off and the pose could be something a little more original.
astroskink commented on 14th Feb 2010 (Report Spam)
Like the others said, the anatomy and pose could do with some work. But Anubis as a subject matter is always going to go down well.
GuardDog216 commented on 12th Feb 2010 (Report Spam)

Yeah, the anatomy did seem a bit off to me,so I'm working on a second version, especially with improved chests and legs.

Outfit-wise,I might give that a try to. :D


Thanks for the advice! :D

samotage commented on 12th Feb 2010 (Report Spam)

psh, who doesn't love Anubis?? :D

 

This is a good start, but what's really holding this back (in my opinion) is the anatomy. The pose itself is strong, but unfortunately the anatomy really takes away from it. What stands out the most to me is the chest, hand holding the staff, and feet.

Looking up photos of male chests will make that an easy fix, but the hand will require some more work.

Probably the best way to fix that is to model the pose yourself in front of a mirror. You'll see how awkward holding your hand like that is, and by miming it you'll be able to figure out a more natural position.

The feet have an issue with the foreshortening: one foot looks like a digitigrade paw, while the other looks plantigrade. I suggest googling bear feet, since they're pretty close to a cross between dog and human feet =D

 

Also, since you're not really giving his outfit a new spin, I suggest giving him the outfit he's got in hieroglyphics. But that's just personal preference :O

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