In keeping with their steady information filtering, BioWare has released another set of updates at the SWToR site today. Continue past the jump to dig in on the details.
Star Wars: The Old Republic is to be the latest in a long line of Star Wars games, garnering with it a deep library of historical lore. The artists on the job at the studio have shed a little light on the reimagining of yet another canonical group – the Flesh Raiders. In the latest post of the Studio Insider, the Art Team shares a step-by-step breakdown of concept art creation for The Old Republic. Concept Artist, Diego Almaza, provides a glimpse into his thought-processes,
After gathering and studying art work and other assets related to the Flesh Raider, I started off with a base which is a rough body sketch similar to an existing one in the game. At this point I was not exactly sure how far we wanted to stray from the original design, so in terms of the head and protrusions on the body I threw out some different ideas on what could be done…
In addition, today marks another Fan Friday over at the SWToR website, and there are certainly many submissions to behold. Community members have demonstrated their creativity with “painterly” pieces of character art, stunning Lightsaber images, Sith concept pieces, and even some sweet costumes.