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99Nightmare99

Rostock, Germany

Sizing Information

Small 10.7" x 8.0"
Medium 16.0" x 12.0"
Large 21.3" x 16.0"
Note: Image size. Matboard and frame increase size of final product

Features

  • Custom-made box or flat frame styles
  • High-quality timber frame finishes to suit your decor
  • Premium Perspex - clearer and lighter than glass
  • Exhibition quality box or flat frame styles

Artist's Description

This picture was born out of the wish to draw something “big” and compelling again. It took me 10 straight days to finish it, but I think it was well worth it.

The inspirations behind this picture come from very different sources. The main idea was probably from the game Just Cause 2, which I have been playing for a few weeks now. With all the crazy stunts that are possible in this game, I kinda thought it would be a cool idea to put my character in a pose where he is running down the side of a building, with a rope attached to his arm, shooting at stuff.
When I sketched out this first idea, I found it to be a bit stiff. It was okay, but nothing extraordinary. So I kinda said “fuck realism” and came up with this idea of him sliding down a diagonal rooftop, shooting his guns.

The second source of inspiration was the amazing work of Strype . I have been a fan of his pictures for a few years now and I always loved the contraptions and costumes he put his characters into. So I added some various bits of belts, buckles and other stuff to the outfit of the character. That alone took a long time to sketch, ink and color.

My last source of inspiration was the game Mirrors Edge. It came up towards the end, when I was struggling to get the background look right. I didnt really know how to design the city, so I fired up the game again and voila, in no time I had some new ideas for buildings and how to arrange them.

I hope you enjoy this work of mine!

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