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"Elder Thing Concept" by Tobias Ito Saith Webb White

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My Concept design for the Elderthings based on the description provided by HP lovecraft in his book called "In the mountains of Maddness" Which I hear that he will be directing soon.

9 Feb 2010:-) Charles M Pifer
Wow when I read "shadow out of time" this is what I had in mind. Rely great. I really want to do more H.P. Lovecraft stuff. But I feel like there is no reason to when so many good artists like you portray his work so well.
7 Nov 201045 Anon.
from At the Mountains of Madness, yes! Not Shadow Out of Time - those were Yithians and "rugose cones.".
3 Jan 201145 Mike
Awesome pic man, I have read, and re-read the description of these in At the Mountains of Madness with great difficulty in picturing these in my head. I had a mental picture, but nothing like this. By far the best and only comprehensive rendition of the Elder Things on the web.
9 Sep 201145 Lord Drenghul
This is good but you forgot something. They have five wings and five tentacles. The tentacles are on the flat sides of their body like you have drawn and the wings are on the edges where two sides meet.

Other than that small error this is excellent.
27 Oct 201145 Azrael
I hate to break it to you home boy, but tyhe elder things did not reproduce with sex organs. They released spores, and only when colonizing. As clearly stated in At the Mountains of Madness, and The Dreams in the Witch-House.

No need for reproductive organs.

Excellent artwork though.
28 Oct 2011:-) Kai Bailey
Haha, Awesome! I always loved that story (the buildup is amazing) and it’s really cool to see someone interpreting that advanced, strange, dismal creature.
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'Elder Thing Concept':
 • Created by: :-) Tobias Ito Saith Webb White
 • Copyright: ©Tobias Ito Saith Webb White. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Elder, Hp, In, Lovecraft, Maddness, Mountains, Of, The, Thing
 • Categories: Demons, Imps, Devils, Beholders..., Extrateresstial, Alien Life Forms
 • Techniques: Photoshop
 • Inspirations: H.P.Lovecraft
 • Submitted: 2009-03-14 02:50:54
 • Views: 24990
 • Resolution: 900x600

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