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Sangotten
02-18-2002, 08:06 PM
Hello People of Cg talk!

I would like to have a little challenge. Since Metal Gear Solid 2 has hit the stores, I would like to see you grabbing your pencils, paper, scanner or/and computer and make your best Metal Gear solid Image!

There are no real rules only that your Image needs to contain one or more characters from Metal Gear Solid 1 or 2. All materials can be used (cg and traditional).
Post your entry here at this tread or you can post your "Work in progress" in a new tread.

Deadline: 15th of MAY 2002!!! please notify when you are not content with the deadline!

So go get to it and show us what you're worth!:wip:
http://sangotten.netfirms.com/metalgearcha.jpg

For reference please check www.konami.com
(last edited 13-04-02)

Sangotten
02-18-2002, 08:10 PM
Okay here is my first post for the Challenge!

click on image for larger one
http://sangotten.netfirms.com/solidsnakes.jpg (http://sangotten.netfirms.com/solidsnake.jpg)

marioucci
02-19-2002, 12:35 AM
hey sango,
ill join this one..
but tell me where i can find reference pics for it:)
ill give it a shot the next weekend.

Tad
02-19-2002, 01:42 PM
"almost hit stores"
um... hasnt mgs2 been out for like 4 months already!?!

or maybe I only played through it twice in my mind
hehe:D

Sangotten
02-19-2002, 03:35 PM
Allright I forgot to give some links to reference site's:

http://www.metalgearsolid2.de/site/auswahl.html

http://www.konami-europe.com/games/metalgear/grafik/artwork.zip
Or check www.konami.com

...ehhh In Europe it will hit the store at the 8th of march....so for all you none Europeans, DAMN you lucky b@st@rds!!!:D

Konyn
02-21-2002, 05:41 AM
nice pics. :D

Sangotten
02-22-2002, 06:26 PM
People who would like to enter the challenge or are allready busy please post a post here.....there is now a time limit: the 15th of May

"Make your best metal gear solid art"

gaetano125
02-23-2002, 04:13 AM
Hey, cool. I love the MGS art-stuff. I'd enter, but I don't think I'm good enough. Maybe I'll give it a shot, anyway...

Shimotsuki
02-23-2002, 05:10 AM
Originally posted by loganarts
hey sango,
ill join this one..
but tell me where i can find reference pics for it:)
ill give it a shot the next weekend.

I think MGS2 is only avaliable in north america and japan for now.

Sangotten
02-23-2002, 08:57 PM
Okay here are some other entries I made.....kinda hope to get you guys going and post your stuff too!

Here's a quick picture I did of Ninja...*I loved that guy in MGS1*
http://sangotten.netfirms.com/ninjaweb2.jpg

gaetano125
04-11-2002, 06:33 AM
Okay, I finally got around to scanning my meager entry. I drew this on lined paper with a pencil. REALLY high-quality materials, there.

http://www.geocities.com/gaetano125/snake.html

Sorry 'bout the link, but this forum and my computer don't get along, and I can't seem to get the images to pop up in my posts...

OZ
04-11-2002, 07:41 AM
great idea Sangotten!! I JOYN it! my first entry...5 mins work!but wait 4 more!;)

puddlefish
04-11-2002, 05:25 PM
I'm up for this one, will post asap.
Has anyone seen the Art of Metal Gear Solid book? It's one of my favourite books, kicks ass.
BTW, am I the only one that was disappointed with MGS2? Really really easy, and the story line wasn't as credible as the first. Also didn't like the villains as much, and the Ninja was used to much greater effect in Number 1.
Still, count me in for a few drawings! :)

OZ
04-11-2002, 07:58 PM
a snake pik.....i love this thread.

Rtv
04-12-2002, 12:36 AM
RAVEN, he was the coolest, jack.

http://www.renderosity.com/photos/GalleryImage168114.jpg

if you don't see any pic, just go here (http://www.renderosity.com/viewed.ez?galleryid=168114&Start=1&Sectionid=16&WhatsNew=Yes)

gaetano125
04-12-2002, 07:53 AM
Yeah, no kidding. The sequel's graphics were very nice, indeed, but the first put it to shame in story and characters. The original just felt so much more cinematic. It remains one of my favorites and probably will for quite some time... Heh heh. This post has nothing at all to do with 2D Art...

ParanoidAndroid
04-12-2002, 03:30 PM
Hey nice work guys. I'm going to work on a sketch in school today. :D

I'm glad this topic was picked for the challenge I love MGS!!! I still play the first MGS for kicks almost every day lol. YES I need PS2...I have played alot of the seqeul seeing my buddys got it and I'm very impressed. :D

Sangotten
04-12-2002, 04:09 PM
Djeeess!

This is funny, I never thought this thread would be picked up again...:D
Okay I've seen some great stuff...-OZ- You're amazing, those lines are great... And Rtv...that Raven of yours is truly magnificent, the colouring really nice, you might just wanto turn the bright colour down a bit. Gaetano125 I like your one too, you said you'd probaly suck but think for someone who sux your doing quite well!!!

I think I'm gonna drop some more MGS drawings here later!! :wip:

gaetano125
04-14-2002, 03:12 AM
Not bad at all. The 'abs' look excellent! The latest one is best, with the black background. I myself would have bent one or two of the fingers on his left hand, though. It looks a little unnatural the way it is. And finish the other hand!
:buttrock:

OZ
04-14-2002, 03:38 AM
Hey Sangotten !!! Tnx 4 ur comments!I loved 1st MGS...and i have mgs2 (but not still played)!I think that this is a great thread!i love your ninja!But i want more!!!Kmon man!you opened this thread,so nourish it with your work!!arf arf!And to the other artists here....i saw very good works!Keep on drawing more guys!
:D Yez!

Sangotten
04-14-2002, 05:06 PM
Thanks -OZ- and Cockofthewok!!!

Hmmm I see that there is an 2D challenge forum open!!! Great!!
-Cockofthewok>> Here in the Netherlands MGS2 is allready out but the big problem is that i DON'T HAVE A PS2!!!! So that a big bummer, but I've played it and liked it very much allthough I can see that the story line is not as good as the first! Your Ninja looks really nice, I think the last picture is the best...stealth rules!!!

-OZ- don't you worry I've got one coming up!!!:buttrock:

OZ
04-16-2002, 12:18 AM
....This is the D-day!..........

Sangotten
04-18-2002, 08:50 PM
I just wanted to share this great Metal Gear Solid Picture which was made by Joe Madureira for the cover of Playstation Magazine.

Enjoy!!

http://sangotten.netfirms.com/mgs2_inks.jpg

Cockofthewok
04-19-2002, 02:48 AM
inspiring:buttrock: :buttrock: http://gamenexus2k.com/ubb/graemlins/asthanos.gif

Sangotten
04-19-2002, 05:29 PM
Another one I found on the internet made by an arist called Rey, this is his Metal Gear Solid entry;)

http://rey.swoo.net/art/mgs2.jpg

Hey I think we need some more entries!!!!

Cockofthewok
04-19-2002, 09:49 PM
Looks really cool, but it seems like a ten minute test. Also, Snake looks more like Dante from Devil may Cry

Risibility
04-20-2002, 08:41 AM
Thats cuz in MGS2, you play two characters. Snake and ... some other guy whom i don't remember. The blonde guy is "Snake's replacement" after his presumed death half way through the game. I'll let you guess if Snake is really dead or not... :thumbsup:

OZ
04-20-2002, 03:13 PM
Still working 4 this challenge!.....i think that i will follow the shinkawa style!.....hey Sangotten im still waiting 4v ur great 2d.
Your ninja is my favourite....very paint like!:bounce:

Cockofthewok
04-20-2002, 06:25 PM
Originally posted by Risibility
Thats cuz in MGS2, you play two characters. Snake and ... some other guy whom i don't remember. The blonde guy is "Snake's replacement" after his presumed death half way through the game. I'll let you guess if Snake is really dead or not... :thumbsup:

thanks for letting me know

JokerX
04-22-2002, 12:32 PM
Psycho Mantis. . .

http://halx21.home.texas.net/x7/img/comx/bg_psycho_mantis.gif

JokerX!

Sangotten
04-22-2002, 01:09 PM
Psycho Mantis rules!!!

Great one!!!:thumbsup:

Dela
04-22-2002, 01:44 PM
i have actually painted that Joe Madureira MGS2 pic he done. If you would like to see it just give me a "HELL YEAH" and i will post it tomorrow for ya.

Equinoxx
04-22-2002, 03:55 PM
HELL YEAH

shinobix
04-23-2002, 01:38 AM
Here's my entry, I hope you like it.

Sangotten
04-23-2002, 02:11 PM
Ohhh ehmmm HELLL YEAH!!!

shinobix>> Really nice one! I think Solid Snake may have a bit to dark hair but the overall looks good!

Dela
04-24-2002, 01:54 PM
ok guys here is the picture i painted of Joe Mad's awesome sketch. Tell me what you think. All respect goes to Joe Madureira.

Sangotten
04-24-2002, 03:03 PM
WOW:buttrock:

You really did a good job at the colouring!!! It's a tough competition here.... hmmm GOOD!!!

OZ
04-25-2002, 03:44 AM
I must thank you sangotten!!!tnx 4 opening this thread!!!it is great!!!!!:bounce:

Sangotten
05-15-2002, 08:30 AM
It's time to vote!!!!!:buttrock:

itchi
05-15-2002, 10:38 PM
great pics everyone!

dang it, another oldie from me.... :rolleyes:

http://www.itchstudios.com/itch/mtl_gear.jpg

Cockofthewok
05-16-2002, 12:02 AM
We have a winner.

Cockofthewok
05-17-2002, 05:42 PM
ok, here's my final final final final final. final. (I deleted the other wips so not to be a post whore)

http://sv2.3dbuzz.com/Upload/i10447ninjasolid_copy.jpg

Neil
05-21-2002, 12:40 AM
This is something i did not specifically for CG channel, but hey i gotta support MGS where ever i see it!

I'm not sure if i should post this after seeing itchi's... i'm not one for compliments, but damn, that is a sweet drawing. Please tell me you work in the comic industry....

ashecorbin
05-23-2002, 07:39 AM
that is a bad-ass splash page, itchi.

truly commendable!

Is he tha winnah?!

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