Color Inspiration: Monsters and Dubious Characters II

Color Inspiration: Monsters and Dubious Characters II


I thought it was about time we revisited Mojizu.com and shared some more of their wonderfully creative character designs. So to follow up from Color Inspiration: Monsters and Dubious Characters, here are 20 more characters and some examples of characters used in good graphic and web designs.

Creative Characters in Modern Web Designs

We've been seeing vector characters pop up as mascots for new web sites and they do a great job of adding a little extra personality to the sites. Smashing Magazine, showcases a dozen or so in their Isn’t it sweet? Mascots in Modern Web Design post. Here are just a few from that post:

Pasquale D’Silva - Darkmotion
Pasquale D’Silva - Darkmotion

Kent Pribbernow - Elitist Snob
Kent Pribbernow - Elitist Snob

Freelanceswitch
Freelanceswitch

Octwelve
Octwelve

Mooourl
Mooourl

Meomi
Meomi

20 Creative Characters from Mojizu

Senor Pecho    Senor Pecho
 Hometown  Erie Swaps across eastern america
  
 Likes  Singing David Bowie covers
  
 Dis-likes  american idol and moist fur


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Sir Reginald    Sir Reginald
 Likes  Souls
  
 Dis-Likes  Chicken soup
  
Personality  Sir Reginald is the half brother of Sir Walter Chapstick and is currently under the possession of a demon coincidently called Reginald. The demon dropped the last name as family names mean little to demons. He decided to keep the title as even demons respect status.

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Hamzter    Hamzter
 Likes  ice creams
  
 Dis-Likes  vegetables
  
 Super
 Powers
  eating ice cream

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Rumbo    Rumbo
 Likes  Submachine guns, frag grenades, rocket launchers and flamethrowers
  
 Dis-likes  Little cute animals
  
 Personality  Furious and insane

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LeCroc    LeCroc
 Likes  human skin accessories
  
 Dis-Likes  AETP

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Ralph VandenBerg    Ralph VandenBerg
 Personality  kind of person who bores you in a bar philosophizing with you ,a little bit communist ,some kind of lazy
  
 Likes  to swim in his ink, filterless cigarettes and sailor shirts
  
 Dis-Likes  the dolphins, the seaweed, Punk music and washing his teeth

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QweeQwee McGillicutty    QweeQwee McGillicutt
 Likes  His Girlfriend
  
 Dis-Likes  His Girlfriend
  
 Super
 Powers
  None. Can make a mean lemon meringue pie though..

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Sickly Cat    Sickly Cat
 Likes  clumps of hair, medicine.
  
 Dis-Likes  the cone.

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cookertopus and stooge    cookertopus and stoo
 Likes  delicious foods, ocean life, his kitchen
  
 Dis-Likes  fastfood restaurants

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Bibi of the snow    Bibi of the snow
 Likes  ice, icicle, snow.
  
 Dis-Likes  yellow.

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Thommy Yorke    Thommy Yorke
 Likes  Chocolate baths
  
 Dis-Likes  Popularity
  
 Personality  he´s a creep and a weirdo.

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No Luck McGee    No Luck McGee
 Hometown  The Seas
  
 Dis-Likes  The ability to see, grab, or walk properly

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Lord Reginald Caldlow    Lord Reginald Caldlo
 Likes  Abandoned houses, tea and crumpets
  
 Dis-Likes  Loud children, bright lights
  
 Personality  Lord Reginald was a wealthy bank owner when he was tragically killed by a falling piano. He now possesses the bodies of unsuspecting humans, currently 9-year old Miss Wendy Nickels.

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Tag n Tug    Tag n Tug
 Hometown  The mountains of cold
  
 Likes  Fresh sushi

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tnindza    tnindza
 Likes  speed
  
 Dis-likes  Fslow stuff

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Bootzilla    Bootzilla
 Likes  Crushing snails and beach balls... and cars, etc
  
 Dis-Likes  bubblegum

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alla kum    alla kum
 Likes  Meat
  
 Dis-Likes  Spark

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Jake Rockspirit    Jake Rockspirit
 Likes  concerts, festivals, revolutions... and... groupies! yeah, but sometimes he prefer to stay alone
  
 Dis-Likes  music made just for money

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Woodstock Broker    Woodstock Broker
 Likes  business lunch, happy hour
  
 Personality  You know...his mother always picture him like a singer.When he said he´s gonna be a stock broker every one think that´s not a good idea.you know, for birds thats is not a respecteable career.If you want to make your parents happy you became a hippie or a rock musician.

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Rossco    Rossco
 Likes  Oranges and Sausage
  
 Dis-Likes  Name calling and teasing
  
 Super Powers  Super strength but lacks the will to use it

 

Create Your Own Vector Characters

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Chris Spooner at Spoon Graphics has posted a great tutorials on How To Create Your Own Vector Cartoon Character and followed it up with Monster Character Series Part 1, 2, 3, & 4.

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And Václav Krejčí posted a Super Cute Easter Wallpaper Illustration Tutorial over at PSDTUTS.


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hehehehe!
AHHH THOSE ARE AMAZING!
This is great! The characters are so creative and I loved reading about their personalities.

I love that LeCroc wears human skin accessories! =D
wonderful article & palettes Darius :) . My 4 y.o nephew are getting super excited about monsters under his bed now.
they are just darling !!
me gusta!
:D
i like the sickly cat the most that is so funny!
Pillows

Daisy Days

Wild Summer

Looks Sour

Old Telephone

Long Awaited
Cheers for the plug Darius :)
wow... great characters... i wanna make my own now...

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