Beneath the Waves: Characters visual development

Characters created for the Artstation 'Beneath the Waves' challenge! A mix of imperial Japanese and Bathypelagic zone aesthetics. Initial ideations and value paints for 5 characters.

Helen o dell fishqueen

Empress of the Trench: Initial ideations

Helen o dell fishqueen01

Empress: Value paint

Helen o dell captainguard

Captain of the Guard: Initial ideations

Helen o dell guard captain02

Captain: Value paint

Helen o dell consort thumbs

Concubine to the Empress: Initial ideations

Helen o dell consort05

Concubine: Value and colour test paint

Helen o dell explorer

Explorer: Initial ideations

Helen o dell explorer01

Explorer: Variants and final value paint

Helen o dell scientist

Court Scientist: Initial ideations

Helen o dell scientist01

Scientist: Value paint