Ngarba Evou’s artwork: you will be able to appreciate the details of his physical appearance and combat weapon, the "Rhinoblade". Ngarba's artwork

Welcome to this devblog. We now present the making of Ngarba's equipment, first boss of the game. Appreciate his artwork below.

The images below show the process which led us to the result you will find in the final image.

The beginning

We created a sketch of his equipment that we developed crescendo..

Sketch of Ngarba: coloured parts represent spots where his accessories will be fitted and those in black represent his body parts. Sketch of Ngarba. His body parts are in black and the areas where his accessories will be fitted are in yellow.


We fit the accessories : belt, bracelets, breastplate, shin guard and sandals

Accessories of Ngarba’s equipment: his belt is made out of elephant ivory. Belt made out of elephant ivory
Protection bracelets: Ngarba will use them to fasten his combat weapon (Rhinoblade) which is very heavy to carry. Bracelets
Ngarba’s breastplate: we gave it a tortoise back appearance.Breastplate with a tortoise shell effect
Ngarba shin guard. Shin guard
Ngarba’s Samaras: it is some sort of sandals that are highly appreciated by the populations of the North, Extreme North and Adamawa Regions of Cameroon. Samaras


We colour and fit the accessories one after another.

Fully coloured sketch of Ngarba Evou. Sketch of a fully coloured Ngarba
Beginning of artwork: after adding shin guard and plastron.After fitting shin guard and plastron
Follow up of artwork: after adding the belt. Ajout de la ceinture
Designing Ngarba’s artwork draws to its end: here, we add all the other accessories of his uniform (loin and floating bandages, black boxer, etc.), then we paint. After adding and colouring all the other accessories (loincloths, floating bandages, black boxer, etc).

Final models

We first finalise the art work as you can see in the image below

Final artwork of Ngarba Evou. Final artwork

Then we realise the in game version as presented below.

He is holding the '' rhinoblade '', his combat weapon. We shall come back to the '' rhino '' in coming days.

This combat uniform was designed this way to highlight his combat style, the '' Rabsha '' (more details later).

But who is this Ngarba?

Ngarba Evou, a native of the city of Zama from the Odan tribe, is Enzo Kori-Odan's brother-in-law. He is the one responsible for the coup d'état of which Enzo was a victim on the day of his coronation. He is part of the Team of the Boss/Enemies of the Hero. His motivations go beyond the simple desire for power.

Artwork of Ngarba, 2013 version: you can compare both versions (2013 and 2014) to better appreciate improvements.Ngarba's artwork, 2013 version

From this presentation, you will be able to identify him on the poster of the main characters of the game that we recently showed you.

Stay tuned and see you soon !!!


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