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4.60 / 5.00

Date
08/18/2009
Category
Illustration
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1200 x 1075 px
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Tags
alien
concept
soldier
jouste
  • Weekly 2nd Place 08 19, 2009
  • Daily Feature 08 19, 2009

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the annelidian rifleman!

far across the galaxy lives the disgusting race of annelidians, vicious hermaphrodites that sustain their horrible reign by consuming the blood of all who oppose them. annelidians are quite floppy and need multiple braces to keep their pliable bodies rigid and able to wield conventional weapons.

the annelidians keep loads of their prisoners of war on their awful blood farms and use the steady supply of vitae pumping to fill their gigantic supply silos. these silos fuel all the advancements of the annelidians, their brains only work at full capacity when they are on a full belly of blood (i'm sure we can relate). when an annelidian is starved they regress into a feral state, lose all reason, and will do anything to get a mouthful of blood.

here we see standard issue gear for the average annelidian soldier:

-cobalt flares are useful for both signaling supply drops and melting holes through heavily re-enforced hulls.

-the personal shield generator (PSG) can be set to absorb 3 energy blasts before needing a full day's recharge. they can only be activated for 15 minutes at a time.

-the slicerknife has been shown on countless galactic infomercials as an affordable way to eviscerate your foes and finely chop all your fruits and vegetables!

-the cook rifle has an abysmal rate of fire but makes up for that with unstable metallic rounds (UMRs). the inside of these rounds are made up of two dangerously unstable types of metal that are separated by a magnetic field.

when these bullets are "cooked" in the main housing of the gun they react with violently with each other creating a miniaturized explosion that can pretty much bore through anything.

the rifle takes up a lot of energy to maintain the "cooking" state so it is advisable to have a good idea of what you are shooting at before readying a round.

Reviews


leo5600leo5600

Rated 5 / 5 stars Aug 24, 2009

awesome

great pic 10/10 but do you think i could do this in photoshop??


jouste responds:

hmmm, i'm not too sure what you're meaning. i suppose you could, it jsut takes a while to be able to draw a creation of your own from multiple angles.

hope that's what you meant.


ILNGSMILNGSM

Rated 5 / 5 stars Sep 20, 2009

ANOTHER ALIEN!!!

Youre awesome! Youre artistic! 5/5 10/10


jouste responds:

thanks so much for the high score pal!

good to hear from you again!


imnotageekimanerdimnotageekimanerd

Rated 5 / 5 stars Aug 18, 2009

this is my favorite of your drawings

I love all your stuff. Your art style is basically what I aspire to accomplish in my drawing abilities. Amazing stuff. You on my faves


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jouste responds:

thats great that you are looking to improve!
i can't stress enough that it takes a lot of practice so get drawing pal!


ItoSaithWebbItoSaithWebb

Rated 5 / 5 stars Aug 19, 2009

Very Fun

Very Fun concept,


jouste responds:

great!

fun is a really important attribute for me to convey in my pictures so i'm glad you felt that way.


dutch050dutch050

Rated 5 / 5 stars Sep 10, 2009

cool but worth a 10

awesome just like dyrt soldier he is really a sniper guy;) is choke protecter thingy is epic and his sniper to;) and have you think this character by self and dyrt soldier to? if that's so you must make a game about it awesome


jouste responds:

haha thanks man!

yeah this was from my alien soldier stint. the neck thing is to keep him upright cause thier spines are so soft.

and a game sure would be neato...

go high reviews! XD