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Wednesday
Dec312014

Guardians of Middle Earth > Skin Changers

Canis and his sister Rem were two original characters I developed for the game, but they ended up not making the cut. They were evil shapeshifters that could transform from a human to a wolf, Tolkien alludes to beings like these in the books.

Canis, a strong fighter but not too smart.

 

Canis's wolf form. I carried over some of his design elements into the beast form.

 

Rem, the brains in the family.

 

Rem's wolf form, again I kept elements like her hair and jewelry in the beast version. I also wanted her to appear more intelligent than Canis.