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May 25, 2010
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Alien Vs Predator: Chess by Xidon Alien Vs Predator: Chess by Xidon
This is part of an ad campaign for Sky Digital New Zealand through DDB New Zealand.
Credits are as follows:
Predator - Myself. Modeled in Modo, detailed and textured in ZBrush,
Alien - Andre McGrail (Modeled detailed and textured in Modo)
Compositing - David Partridge using Modo and Photoshop
Retouching - Andy Salisbury using Photoshop,
Art Director - Gavin Siakimotu

If you like this then you will love the Pool version Here

* Update:
Thanks so much to *PaIn-GFX for suggesting it for a DD and thanks heaps to ^artofkerem for featuring it.
We at 3D Cluster are very proud of this and thank you all for you comments and for supporting our art. Thanks to everyone for adding this and the AVP: Pool image to you favorites as well.

Here is a link to the 3D Cluster site showing the Making Of.
And here is the feature tutorial from CGSociety.

This has been published in Ballistic Publishings Expose 8 as a double-page spread on page 216-217. It received the Master Artist award for the category Whimsical. Check it out.
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Given 2010-10-03
Alien Vs Predator: Chess by ~Xidon. A very fine definition of team work don't you think?... ( Suggested by pain-designs and Featured by KeremGo )
augustok2 Apr 16, 2014  New member
How can i download that image in a very good quality? I loved it and want to print and put on my wall
IZZAME123 Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
my friend's dad has a giant framed picture of this in his man cave!
LOL, wow!!  Awesome in every way!!
AnandKrish37 Mar 6, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
So u n ur frndz did this... I've seen this before on internet while i was searching for alien pictures... and I was amazed by seeing this... great... 
I has Alien Predator Emote 
Rob-Satanta-K Mar 4, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
I can only imagine the Preadator rebuking the Alien in some cheesy British accent.
"I dare say old boy, that move was most unorthodox"
emergem Feb 27, 2014  New member Student General Artist
This is simply genius. I might not have ever come up with them fighting in such a civilized fashion.
duallygirl178 Feb 20, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
yay chess 
LoByteSo Jan 2, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your fantastic work is featured in my journal! :D
My first Journal
Nutcase9 Dec 19, 2013  Student General Artist
Who's winning? LOL

This is great; amazing work!

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