Artist and Unity member Arttronik has pointed me to an absolutely fascinating essay he wrote for his blog. The essay takes an incredibly deep look at the origins and inspirations for the concept and design of Street Fighter’s Ryu. Namely, he draws numerous convincing comparisons to appearance and fighting style of legendary karate master Masatsu Oyama, who used to train by fighting live bulls, and his disciples.
Herc doesn’t enjoy unwanted bedfellows.
The Most Insanest Crazy-Ass Dinosaur Fights You’ll See Today! by Niroot Puttapipat
It’s become quite an epidemic in today’s media that dinosaur street fights are not oftentimes portrayed accurately. These drawings may not be precisely how they happened back in the Triassic, but they’re much more badass. Which has to count for something. Checks out more of Niroot’s work at his deviantart. And in case you object to so much dino on dino violence, here’s a T-Rex playing with children: