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Kusanagi Motoko / 草薙 素子 - Shirou Masamune Design

Here she is, Kusanagi Motoko! My personal rendition of Shirow Masamune's design from the first volume of the Manga. I also used N-Ikegami's redraw of the same design as a reference, since it provided some details I couldn't see in the original pages of the manga.
Overall, it was a fun project, though it is by no means finished! Following this, I will focus on fixing a few things I'm not happy with, as well as adding some extra flair and minute details to her, adding the very childish companions the Tachikoma, as well as the trusted Seburo firearms (maybe even Batou...?), but above all else, I want to change her pose into something more interesting, this one wasn't bad as a proof of concept to see where things break, but it's far, faaar from perfect, more so compared to other Projects I've seen around here!
The sculpting has been supervised by Claudia Rivera, from CICE, one of the schools under ZBrush's wing.
N-Ikegami: https://www.deviantart.com/n-ikegami
Claudia Rivera: https://www.artstation.com/zunasw

Original Designs and art by Masamune Shirow, all rights belong to Masamune Shirow & Kodansha.

Background art by Hiromasa Ogura

Background art by Hiromasa Ogura

References from Shirow Masamune & N-Ikegami (top right)

References from Shirow Masamune & N-Ikegami (top right)

A small little preview of the next part of the project!

A small little preview of the next part of the project!