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How to draw Chibi robot Gigantor

How to draw Chibi robot.  Manga tutorial: How to draw robot Gigantor SD Chibi step by step.
Learn how to draw simple Chibi anime robot. Step-by-step tutorial drawing and painting process.

This one is a process of drawing and painting Giantor Robot step by step.

*Chibi (ちび, Chibi? can also be written 禿び[1]) is a Japanese word meaning "short person" or "small child." The word has gained currency amongst fans of manga and anime. Its meaning is of someone or some animal that is small. It can be translated as "little," but is not used the same way as chiisana (tiny, small, little in Japanese).

Final Chibi (SD) Gigantor color sketch:

1) This one I start off with rough sketch with default round brush in PS.
manga tutorial anime chibi robot drawing

2) Base color
manga tutorial anime chibi robot drawing

3) Start to establish basic value of the base color. At this point, stay monochromatic is recommended.
manga tutorial anime chibi robot drawing

4) Once basic values are there, keep refining, tuning and overall clean up. Tip: use 80% to 100% opacity brushes.
manga tutorial anime chibi robot drawing

5) Now apply existing values to the whole figure.
manga tutorial anime chibi robot drawing

6) As for Quick color sketch, I would call it Done. But you can still go further if you want to make it a finish illustration...keep clean up, check values and refine. Good luck.
manga tutorial anime chibi robot drawing

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** If you have any basic questions or specific please looked up Q/A section. Most of the time your questions has already been answered in Q/A.

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Chris said…
Gotta say that's quite funky. Although I don't think he can be called Gigantor anymore...
art-seb said…
Hello, from Valence in France, this little robot lokks like very funny and nervous.
see you soon, bye
Drunkenmonkey said…
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negar said…
awww...he`s so cute and angry!! I wish i could have one to portect me ;)
Anytime i see your drawing i feel like draw something...
Luca said…
So good! I really like it! wonderful stuff as always...

By the way, If you see Doug, thank him personally again (I already did, but via email/ comment) because about that interview, he replied back - ok!

Thanks brother!

dahaca6022 said…
Was I the one who gave Xia the idea of chibi?
XIA said…
Chris> LOL brother, you may be right. But what if I put a little human figure right by his foot? huh...perception of scale comparative, is it not? :)

art-seb> Great to see you again man!
Thanks for the comment.

drunkenMonkey> What's happened to your comment? Thanks brother.

negar> Thank you sist, yeay...even if he's little he is still MEAN...kinda like a mean little Persian Kitty. xoxoxo ;)

luca> Ah thanks brother! And I thought you wouldn't like it at the moment because it's far off from what I usually do. I will. :)

dahaca> Possibly, I have no's one of you guys here I think...hypnotize me.
Chris said…
You got me there. I imagined he turned small because now he has a body structure more in keeping with that of a baby!