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The Disciplinant by noah-kh The Disciplinant by noah-kh
Inspired by Beijing opera. A character design I planned to do a series for in 2006, but it became my experiment into environments instead later on. -_-;;;

The monster's controller is neither the crawling character beneath nor the huge opera face mask, but the glowing spirit in the center.


Most disciples in the opera troupes are from lowly families that could not afford to raise their child, studying under famous performers or troupes hoping to one day gain the high social status as a celebrity. The training and treatment were extremely difficult and painful, those who couldn't do well were punished and abused to the extent it was inhumane. The ones who couldn't hold out and survive, their bodies were thrown into a ditch or corpses.

As time passed, the angered souls slowly conjured into a huge spiritual entity that gathered and used corpses as it's puppets.

Strong elemental and magical attack, but due to their hatred the attack power is not consistent because of mental instability~

©2006 Kuang Hong
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FARTYTREEFROG Featured By Owner May 15, 2012
vibrant and intensly threatening
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Waruzimu Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2011
awesome character
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pedropio Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2011
The concept is fantastic... and the colors too.
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Niku4186 Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i thought it was inspired from a character from the anime called soul eater.
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enchanted-waffle Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2009
i really like the use of colours in this...its really cool
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raelyn-earfalas Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
whoa
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McKiller Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2009
Pretty freak'n sweet man.
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cabotinecco Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2008
So great,master~
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LuckyMoogle Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Demonic moogle!!!
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zyphryus Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2008
I need to study the way you create/color your armor. so ... very... fascinating.
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