Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday Art Attack

Two separate images by two separate artists of Thuvia and her banths.  Man, she's hot.  She's a great character too.

An interesting approach; what if Star Wars had been less dirty and gritty, would the Millennium Falcon and Docking Bay 94 have looked more like this?

Anyway, Star Wars was gritty and dirty, but presumably ships and docking bays that look more like this exist plenty in the galaxy anyway.

This art is fan art originally done for Traveller, if I remember correctly.

I don't post enough barbarian sword & sorcery art.  In fact, other than Frank Frazetta, I didn't necessarily have a lot in my collection until kind of recently (relatively speaking.) 

Speaking of barbarians, here's some historical artwork, depicting the Celts as the Romans would have found them.

This is sometimes why I don't have enough old style sword & sorcery artwork other than Frazetta; technically, this is NOWHERE near Frazetta's level, and who wants to invite comparisons that aren't flattering?  That said, I really like the notion of these rat people sacrificing a woman to their fat rat idol.  There's a story in that, no doubt.

I dunno what's going on here, but it's interesting.  The lizard demon sits on the throne, and is that Elric waving his black sword at him?

This, on the other hand, is quite straightforward.  I like it.

Some more images of Conan as he's often traditionally viewed.

Lovecraftian archaeological expedition to Egypt doesn't go well.  Nice.

More Lovecraftian archaeologists.

And one more...

And then, just to remind you that I like space opera just as much as I do sword & sorcery and cosmic horror, well, here's this.

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