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Old Kael'thas

Submitted by ~Nightmare
This bundle is marked as approved. It works and satisfies the submission rules.
To continue with the Timeless Texturing, I've chosen the Archemonde model for my belated entry for the Texturing contest #2 to turn it into a blood elf!

Inspired by Kael'thas.

Includes a 512x512 and 256x256 version

Replaces:
Textures\EredarRed.blp > different portrait angle, uses the Eredar Warlock Model
units\Demon\Warlock\Archemonde.blp > front angle, Warlock model
units\Demon\EredarWarlockPurple\EredarPurple.blp > same with Archemonde, Eredar Warlock Purple Model
Textures\Kiljaeden.blp > same angle with archemonde but with particle effect.

I also found out how awful the cape was wrapped and how all of the model's parts are irremovable by alpha (except for the teamcolored parts).

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Old Kael'thas (Texture)

OldKaelthas512 (Texture)

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Heinvers
Very intricate details and overall concept. What I think quite odd are the headset, which sadly doesn't look quite convincing as you would've intended and the boots. They are a bit too mushed but passable. All the red thematic is just on the verge,...
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    Just love it!! :spell_breaker:
     
  3. Heinvers

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    Spot on ~Nightmare. 'cape is still iffy but that's the best we can squeeze out for now. :]
     
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    Beautiful. Absolutely beautiful. I don't suppose you'd be interested in making a Darkfallen variant of this texture for all our Vampiric Blood Elven needs?
     
  5. deepstrasz

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    Err... I don't really care about Kael'thas but there are many good ideas that can spawn out of this.
    4.5/5.
     
  6. Rufus

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    Awesome. Really good idea and execution.
    However, I gotta suggest you remove the teeth (and I Think the cheek spikes will go with them). I think it could turn out better without them, since they are not relevant on this skin.
     
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    Looks so good! Those teeth sure are looking nice now xD well done! I agree with @Rufus the teeth don't quite suit, but the skin looks nice anyway :)
     
  8. ~Nightmare

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    The teeth is irremovable by alpha sadly. But thanks guys
     
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    Oh my. Demon to Blood elf. Well done!
     
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    kael thas
    kael
    kael rhymes with kale
    kale
    kale is tall
    eredar is tall
    eredar
    eredar rhymes with caesar
    caesar
    caesar is a leader
    kiljaeden is a leader
    kael thas is also a leader
    caesar
    caesar rhymes with atlantic white cedar
    atlantic
    atlantic sea
    sea is wide
    space is wide
    space
    great dark beyond
    eredar live in argus
    argus
    argus is a planet
    azeroth is also a planet
    kael thas live in azeroth
    coincidence
    i don't think so
    azeroth has 7 letter
    argus has 5 letter
    7-5=2
    eredar has 2 leader
    elves has 3 leader
    2-3=-1
    kiljaeden is negative of velen
    velen served alliance
    kaelthas was also served alliance
    kaelthas wear red
    kiljaeden skin also red
    there's 50% of man'ari have red skin
    there's 50% of high elf turn into blood elf
    blood is red
    eredar is also red
    is we took down red in eredar you will get
    ear
    ear
    pointy ear
    kael has pointy ear
    kiljaeden also has pointy ear
    ear used to hear
    blood elf hear kael thas order
    man'ari also hear kiljaeden order
    kiljaeden once contact kael
    kael summon kiljaeden in a sunwell
    sunwell
    sun
    fire
    kael control fire
    kiljaeden also control fire
    phoenix is fire
    infernal also fire
    fire is red
    kiljaeden is red
    kael is also red
    so
    'kael'jaeden is kael'thas confirmed
     
    Last edited: May 9, 2017
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    Demon Keal, nice!
     
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    A teeny, tiny thing to point out; the earrings are alpha-able, so you can remove the black squares if you want too :)

    Other than that, fantastic work!
     
  13. ~Nightmare

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    Yes, but not on the portrait.
     
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    Your work is so highly detailed! Amazing.
     
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    Incredible.
     
  16. Heinvers

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    Very intricate details and overall concept. What I think quite odd are the headset, which sadly doesn't look quite convincing as you would've intended and the boots. They are a bit too mushed but passable.

    All the red thematic is just on the verge, just there.

    Anyway, texture approved.