6-20-04 edit.. the colorwork was rushed & sloppy, so swapped ot out with the original b&w illiustration
5-23-05 edit- had added a bit/reworked the original a few months back, and just got off the duff and scanned it.
this is the main craft you fly in the game Ikaruga, a vertically scrolling shmup
I played around with the idea of boxart design and used the concept as a cheap excuse to draw the ship :3... i've been fascinated by the ship 's design as of late,it wasn't until i did the fanart when i really got to understand its design.. this was a very fun project! -pencil & photoshop..