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Draw With Jazza - Creating Characters by Josiah Brooks

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BRAINSTORM SKETCHING: PILOT

Design Brief

Design the protagonist of an action/adventure video game. The character is a military pilot who has crash-landed in the middle of enemy territory. The character’s style is based on a US WWII aesthetic with stylistic exaggeration.

Face Choices Made

Let’s say that, as the result of some playing around, the faces shown above are your favorite picks so far. Next, start playing with the body and clothing. It’s usually good to start off with a character’s head and face first since they’re typically the most memorable part of a character.

Mix and Match

Experiment with the body on its own, at first, to find ...

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