CCC - Character Compounding Contest! (Round Nine: Lachesis, Larcei and Rutger)

Hello! Welcome to the New CCC!

The previous round was an inmense success so I hope you are looking foward to this one!

Taking Klok’s old tradition, I let the winner choose 2 Characters for this CCC, while I choose 1 that complements them. Time to see what they have in store!

Welcome to the next round in the continuation of the previous CCC’s!

The goal of this contest is to take an existing character (posted at the bottom!) and reimagine, reinvent, or rework them into a new form! What sort of new form? Taking inspiration from FE Heroes and other similar media, you simply redesign the character in one of (but not limited to) the following ways:


  • De-age or age up the character. Make them lively, or make them cranky.
  • Turn them into another character! These ‘cosplay’ edits are not limited to mainline FE games or fangames, you can even do characters from other series, TV, etc.
  • Give the character a new design! Make them jacked, give them cool armor, redesign them from scratch, or whatever your heart desires.
  • Genderbend them! Turn Norne into a boy, or Roshea into a girl! The possibilities here are endless!
  • RADICALLY redesign them: Make them into crazy demons, the Joker, Kirby(???), but try to keep the ‘essence’ of the original character in some way.
  • Heck, why not just take a regular character’s design and make them into a halfbody? That could be fun too!

This contest is very free-form. You come up with the character’s redesign and try your best to get people to vote for you!

Here are the rules:

  1. All submissions to this contest will be F2U, or even F2E if the submitter is okay with that! This contest involves expanding the resources available for the Portrait Repository, so this is mandatory.
  2. Each round of the contest will feature two mugs; a male and a female character. (Unisex characters can count too; they take up the male or female slot at the host’s discretion)
  3. Artists may create an alternate outfit/design/etc for one or both characters, if they wish.
  4. You may submit multiple designs, if you wish. They will all count toward your one submission vote. (Voters will vote on all of the works you created for the two mugs at once)
  5. No pre-existing artwork! The point of this contest is to expand the repo, so we want new art. Also, it’s unfair to compete against artwork that may have had weeks or months of editing work put into it.
  6. Eye/mouth frames are preferable, but optional. They aren’t necessary, but it would be awesome if you included them!
  7. Characters must either be from Fire Emblem 1-16 (Or whatever the current new game ends up being) or one of the Fire Emblem spinoffs, such as Heroes.
  8. All characters must be sprited in GBA format!
    (Hackbox size is not necessary)
    (Halfbodies/fullbodies are A-OK!)
    (Do try to keep the color count at or below 16 though, that would be great)
  9. Submissions must at least somewhat resemble the original character! Even with the Demon Anna example earlier, it’s still possible to see that she looks like Anna; use that as the extreme guideline.

The winner of each round picks two mugs for the next round! If you want the community to work hard toward making designs for your favorite waifu/husbando, you’ll have to get that top vote!

This competition is very casual. It’s not intended to be a hardcore demonstration of spriting prowess or anything, though that can be fun, too. The primary purpose is to create lots of cool mugs for the community to use.

Here are the winners of the previous rounds:
Round One
Round Two
Round Three
Round Four
Round Five
Round Six
Round Seven
Round Eight

Here are some designs currently listed for each character.

Character 1: Larcei from FE4 Gen 2. she has a mug in the repo, so she’s good to know what could be made!

Mug by @Melia

Character 2: Lachesis from the same game, but Gen 1, She doesn’t have any mugs currently, Lets change that!

Character 3: Rutger, He has both blinking and FE8 Colored mugs in the repo, Perfect for less experienced spriters

Blinking by @shin19

For those of you who aren’t sure quite confident on what sorts of designs you could make, here are the characters’ wiki-pages, complete with alternate designs and artwork.

Laquesis’ Gallery: Lachesis - Fire Emblem Wiki
Larcei’s Gallery: Larcei - Fire Emblem Wiki
Rutger’s Gallery: Rutger - Fire Emblem Wiki

Remember… really wild designs are amazing too! Let’s get some wild, extravagant, and unique character designs going! Reach into your imagination, and first place could be yours!

The deadline for this contest ends on the 11th, about three weeks from now!

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Armtger
A preexisting art I did a while ago, armoured Rutger. Don’t ask why.
I’ll cook something better, don’t worry.

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if rutger was good

Are the things posted in these contests free to use?

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Two versions of a Rutger wearing a Priest outfit.
As a friend of mine put it: “He didn’t quite understand the meaning of being a sword saint”
PriestRutgerPriestRutgerWhite

Larcei {Wasdye}

Compiled sheet
CCC9 Comp

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Like it says in the rules, F2E and F2U.

I really like Wasdye’s holy Rutger. Dude finally repented for all his brutal killings.

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Lachesis
Lachesis
Larcei
Larcei

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D’oh. I read the rules, but somehow still missed that despite it being what I was looking for.

eh, guess i could make something for this as well.
let’s see…how about a more edgy Rutger?

FE6 - Rugged Rutger Fenreir

ready to slay every single Bern soldier~

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Lachesis
Lachesis
more like
LacheSUS

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really?
no mode attemt
R
this is the same idea from before
cav!rutger
f2e

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RutgirlFinal

dusted off the old spriting tools to present Rutgirl.

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Lady Eliwoodt
A Lady Ellie Wood sjsjsjsjs ( however i didnt make the frame animations )
Puzon Child more than 16 colors
And a Puzon child, he was raised in the battlefield since as a kid, there are more than 16 colors so he needs a fix :frowning:
They are my firsts tries in portraits though so please be gentle with it

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I think you’re confused; this is not the repository, this is a contest regarding specific characters.
This is where you should be. Fire Emblem Resource Repository (Battle Animations, Portraits, Music, etc)

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Pick a god and pray!
LReduced
R3
Both F2E. I know that Rutger’s hair doesn’t make any sense, but I’m too tired and not skilled enough to fix it.
Compilation (edited):
Comp

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Kaga and his 12 Crusaders

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Rutgal
Rutgal 2:Electric Boogaloo.

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拉克秀(头像)拉克西丝(头像)
That’s all for now.

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Lachesis
I tried doing anime eyes but it didnt get work well :frowning:
Also i based the design in some design of Lachesis with grey eyes, i tried making her more anime form like the image that I used but i failed i think :confused:
Well anyway im still learning, so it was a good exercise :slight_smile:
Pd: Like always it doenst have frame animations

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Still got a bit over a week to go. Anyone else working on cool stuff?

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