thom chiaramonte

I draw comics, ride bikes, and eat melon; sometimes simultaneously.

TRDL 2012 Series No. 2 - Spazierend Panzer Group

TRDL 2012 Series No. 2 - Spazierend Panzer Group

TRDL 2012 Series No. 2 - Spazierend Panzer Group

This was one of three mecha designs developed for one of my long-term clients for his original supers gaming universe. Think WWII-era mecha. We put a lot into debating how to give modern mecha design an old-timey feel appropriate for the 40s based largely on German artillery, tank and other equipment designs. It was a fun project, and I actually went to the library for the first time since college (14 years or so!) though ultimately most of my refs came from the supernet after all.

This is a group shot of all three mecha classes to show scale. For the commission, I developed each mech separately as full-sized illustrations. 

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TRDL 2012 Series No. 08 - Wonder Woman [New 52]

TRDL 2012 Series No. 08 - Wonder Woman [New 52]

TRDL 2012 Series No. 01 - Starfire [HNY]

TRDL 2012 Series No. 01 - Starfire [HNY]