Chasing his tail Picture

December 24th, 2008
Photoshop and drawingtablet

Fourth sketch trade! ~Nicxter asked me to draw Orthrus, a two-headed dog from Greek mythology, and brother of the much more famous Cerberus. It's funny, I consider myself fairly knowledgeable about mythological creatures, but I had never heard of Orthrus before...

Anyway, I drew him chasing his tail (sort of). Because even demonic dogs are really just dogs. His pose was sort of inspired by medieval heraldry... Heh. Orthrus in azure climbing in a field of silver while looking back.

Don't ask...
By the way, judging by the image ~Nicxter provided as reference, I'd say that this particular design is from a creature in a game. I have no idea which game though, so I don't know who to credit for it. Sorry, you'll have to ask ~Nicxter. XD
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