Monster Character Critique Please

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

Thread Tools Display Modes
  03 March 2013
Monster Character Critique Please


I've been working on a new Monster character that I'd like to get some feedback on. I'm basically looking to see if anyone can spot deficiencies/mistakes in my model.

Here is the main still image:

Here are the various camera shots and wireframe images to show the breakdown:

and the zbrush model:

and the texture maps:

Software used included 3DS Max, ZBrush, Mudbox and Photoshop for final composites. The inspiration for this model was from one of the monster characters from Darksiders 2. The head I modeled after this concept art:

Any critiques would be appreciated, especially things that I can improve. Thanks in advance!

Last edited by BrianChan : 03 March 2013 at 04:32 PM.
  03 March 2013
Great detail

Amazing texturing and modeling, but the lighting is quite harsh, makes it hard to enjoy the glow feature in his mouth. That may also add some realism to the skin texture.
  03 March 2013
Hi styxtryx

Yeah I've been told the background doesn't fit well with the character. I have been modifying it recently as well as giving the skin a more oily sheen and reducing the glare of the lights. Also gave the character evil eyes . Hopefully this change makes it more tolerable:

Trying to adjust the mouth at the moment. The teeth don't really seem to fit well. Thanks again for the info.
  03 March 2013
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
Thread Closed share thread

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Society of Digital Artists

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 01:59 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.