Character Design: Ironclad

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Early concept illustration, before the character was even named.
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Early silhouette studies.
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Design sketches.
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Silhouette and color studies.
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The final character design.

This is a collection of concept art from the design process of the Ironclad, StarBreak's heavy character class. Obviously, it's the big bruiser type. His massive shield and hammer drive home the idea that he can endure damage and hit big.