Create a character with a strong pose in Photoshop

Drawing shows an archer character that looks like it's made of wood, with Chinese dragon-like features

Creating exaggerated male characters is all about exaggeration, pushing the shapes, fun, motion and camera angle to the limit. A character design with cool shapes, interesting colour choices and fun silhouettes creates a strong first impression, which is going to make your image stand out from the crowd, drawing the audience in. 

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Zhi Hui is a freelance illustrator mostly working in the video games industry. He provides services to well-known clients like Capcom, Blizzard Entertainment and Microsoft Studios.