This was another early image, and the only one to show
his weapon in full view. The blade was supposed to be pitch
black, like polished obsidian. I originally wanted it to
"drink souls" as well, but it sounded like an
obvious rip off of StormBringer from the Elric novels (which
it was), so I dropped the idea.
His feet were supposed to be cloven hooves, but they ended
up looking like horse hooves...which still came out looking
kinda cool, but not nearly as "satannic", which
was what I was aiming for at the time. Like all my early
drawings, I never retouched it because I though it looked
These images are the only ones I did without the horns.