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Cursed Wombat - Burswood Mines Garrison by ElsonWong Cursed Wombat - Burswood Mines Garrison by ElsonWong
These are the bison troopers that work for at the Burswood Mines owned by Lucrum Industries.

Their roles include 'The Breaking' (which is the gathering and acquisition of slaves in The Valley), patrolling the mines to make sure the premise is secure from intruders, and finally, ensure that slaves are working at maximum efficiency and punishing those who resist or try to escape from the mines.

Each trooper in the garrison is equipped with a Hunting Outfit that is made suitable for patrol in extreme cold weather and harsh forest-mountain terrain (the fringed buckskin is material known for it's durability and providing warmth to the wearer). The Coonskin Cap is worn on the head for additional warmth in the freezing snow.

They also carry two weapons with them at all times - Frontier Standard Bowie and Rifle (one used for close range and the other for long distances in case one outruns the trooper).

The Pouch (which is made with a combination of fringed buckskin and leather) carries supplies that a garrison will need in their daily operations - this includes a safety/emergency kit (includes blow whistle for warning of approaching danger), rations, and ammunition for their rifle.

Their head boss is Serytus Lucrum (the guy on the very right to 'Ideations of the Main Villain [link]) who is a frantic businessman and will do everything to get more coal out of the mines to make him filthy rich.
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animel0vur Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2012
did you do a info of the moose?
jessyho862010 Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Student Artisan Crafter
Ja-The-Shadow-Hunter Featured By Owner May 28, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Huh, I feel rather weird about this.
I was thinking that buffalos would be more like native american tribesmen ralted people, since it kinnda fits them, rather than settler like.
Banter-O-Rilley Featured By Owner May 28, 2012
Standard-Issue Frontier Timeline adequate wears--like modern stormtroopers today, these guys are packing heat!!

All in all, you seem to have put a good deal of thought into the 'Job Description' to make it accurate: everything a soldier needs to do a successful work.

Seeing as how these guys have the short and long range covered, does Lucrum have the mid-range covered?
[Being a Boss-Man and all, he'd need a Key Difference to stand from the crowd.
Also, in addition to S.A.A. Revolver I suggest you look into a special model of gun called the 'Repeater'--a short-barrel shotgun with improved rate of fire.
Makes for quicker disposal and packs a good punch to it!]
ElsonWong Featured By Owner May 29, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
The S.A.A. Revolver - sounds like a beautiful name for a gun! ^_^ I'll keep it simple and continue to use what's available for close and long range combat for the BMGs (i.e. Burswood Mines Garrison). *thumbs up*
TEAM-WANCHI-FURY Featured By Owner May 28, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I use to be a trooper like you, then I took a knife to the brain.
Fruitso Featured By Owner May 28, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Although I am worried about your villains being too cliche. For the Lucrum guy I guess it's alright for him to be a little cartoonishly evil, they usually make for fun villains, but for the other bison. I hope you don't portray them as absolutely and irredeemably evil. It would be more interesting if we found out that maybe some of them don't like their position or we find out that they're forced to do the things they do b/c of some reason or another.
Also I hope they're not too afflicted with this [link]
ElsonWong Featured By Owner May 29, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Now THAT's useful stuff for me to read and process. The Principle of Evil Marksmanship - I never even heard of it but reading the contents of I totally get what you mean! ^^

Keep in mind that the entire 'feel' of this graphic novel is intended for mature audiences - it's going to be less cartoon-friendly/fun than you think. 8-)
Fruitso Featured By Owner May 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh good! I like dark graphic novels!
Kolbatsun1226 Featured By Owner May 27, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Seeing these concept artworks really creates the world Cursed Wombat exist in. It's even more expanded than in Fortune Hunters
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