RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 140,117
Posts: 5,433,022
Members: 24,933
Currently online: 704
Newest member: karanfree

TrekToday headlines

Pine In New Skit
By: T'Bonz on Oct 21

Stewart In Holiday Film
By: T'Bonz on Oct 21

The Red Shirt Diaries #8
By: T'Bonz on Oct 20

IDW Publishing January Comics
By: T'Bonz on Oct 20

Retro Review: Chrysalis
By: Michelle on Oct 18

The Next Generation Season Seven Blu-ray Details
By: T'Bonz on Oct 17

CBS Launches Streaming Service
By: T'Bonz on Oct 17

Yelchin In New Indie Thriller
By: T'Bonz on Oct 17

Saldana In The Book of Life
By: T'Bonz on Oct 17

Cracked’s New Sci-Fi Satire
By: T'Bonz on Oct 16


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Star Trek Fandom > Fan Art

Fan Art Post your Trek fan art here, including hobby models and collectibles.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old March 8 2012, 04:44 AM   #1
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
March Art Challenge - Klaus

Well inspired by a certain madman's thread, I'm going to give a go at doing the Doomsday Machine Alien-style, as designed by Giger...

Here's the first pass:


__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 8 2012, 09:03 AM   #2
Albertese
Commodore
 
Albertese's Avatar
 
Location: Portland, OR
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Hmm....

Needs more ribbing and weird tubes...

Actually it's a great start!

--Alex
__________________
Check out my website: www.goldtoothstudio.squarespace.com
Albertese is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 8 2012, 05:48 PM   #3
SonicRanger
Rear Admiral
 
SonicRanger's Avatar
 
Location: Sheffield, England
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Needs more penis.
__________________
"STAR TREK is... Action - Adventure - Science Fiction."
-- Gene Roddenberry, 1964, top of the first page of his original pitch and outline for Star Trek
SonicRanger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 8 2012, 07:06 PM   #4
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

^^I think those are both the same suggestion!

And I do plan to add more... ummm, stuff, this is the general shape mockup.
__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 8 2012, 07:19 PM   #5
Albertese
Commodore
 
Albertese's Avatar
 
Location: Portland, OR
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

I was going to make a penis joke too, but refrained. I love the stuff from Alien but when I looked up some of Giger's other work, I was a little surprised....

All I can say about H. R. Giger is "Ewwww...."

--Alex
__________________
Check out my website: www.goldtoothstudio.squarespace.com
Albertese is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 9 2012, 01:58 AM   #6
Ensign Ro-
Commander
 
Ensign Ro-'s Avatar
 
Location: Maine, USA
View Ensign Ro-'s Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Cool idea, Klaus. I've always been fascinated by Giger's Bio-Mechanical style. Hmmmm, maybe the mandibles could flex open and a "teethed throat" could jut out and snatch up starships. ;-)
Ensign Ro- is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 9 2012, 04:23 AM   #7
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

^^Yup, I was thinking of something along those lines.
__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 9 2012, 06:22 PM   #8
Terror Grin
Captain
 
Terror Grin's Avatar
 
Location: BK613
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

^Alternately, beam emitters could emerge alien-mandible-wise from each of the protrusions when firing the anti-ptoton beams.
__________________
-------------------
"The single biggest problem with communication is the illusion that it has taken place." - George Bernard Shaw
Terror Grin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 11 2012, 08:04 PM   #9
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Here's a small update, tweaked the mouth a little and re-did the ribs, they have more variation and go all the way back now.

__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 12 2012, 11:36 PM   #10
publiusr
Commodore
 
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

That makes it look more like something from DUNE now...

Now that would be intersting if the Dune sandworms and this http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Exogorth

were related, and inspired the planet killer...
publiusr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 13 2012, 04:47 AM   #11
Wingsley
Commodore
 
Wingsley's Avatar
 
Location: Wingsley
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Looks like the flying rotten watermellon from Hell!
__________________
"The way that you wander is the way that you choose. / The day that you tarry is the day that you lose. / Sunshine or thunder, a man will always wonder / Where the fair wind blows ..."
-- Lyrics, Jeremiah Johnson's theme.
Wingsley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 13 2012, 12:16 PM   #12
Redfern
Commodore
 
Redfern's Avatar
 
Location: Georgia, USA
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Publiusr, I actually did that as a gag render a while ago, employing a digital model of a "Dune" sandworm as the planet killer. Oddly enough, it didn't look as goofy as I expected.

Sincerely,

Bill
__________________
Tempt the Hand of Fate and it'll give you the "finger"!

Freighter Tails: the Misadventures of Mzzkiti
Redfern is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 13 2012, 04:39 PM   #13
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Hmmm... y'know, having it coming out of one rock like the beast from ESB that the Falcon landed in and eating another might be interesting. An actual living DM. Hmmm. Something more snake-like would be Gigerish too.
__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 17 2012, 05:44 AM   #14
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

OK, here's the new concept... an actually-living planet-eater.

__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old March 18 2012, 06:03 AM   #15
Zombie Klaus
Rear Admiral
 
Zombie Klaus's Avatar
 
Location: Klaus, Dead Marshes
View Zombie Klaus's Twitter Profile
Re: March Art Challenge - Klaus

Getting close to done I think...

__________________
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it." - Mark Twain
t-shirts!
deviantArt
Zombie Klaus is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:47 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.