Posted By Snow at 5:48 AM on Sunday July 29, 2012
A translation of a concept art page from Hyrule Historia. Images taken from History of Hyrule’s The Legend of Zelda art anthology. This page was translated by Snow.
Ghirahim’s Sword Design Sketches
Right Sword Sketch:
Top Row – First & Second From Left:
Top Row – Third & Fourth From Left:
Bottom Row – First From Left:
Ideas for Ghirahim’s Face
Final Sketch for Ghirahim (With Mantle)
Ghirahim (Humanoid) With Mantle
Ghirahim’s Weapon (Knife) Coloured
A demon tenaciously chasing after Zelda. His sole purpose is trying to revive his “master”, the Demon King.
I much prefer it if you would call me Lord Ghirahim.
Final Sketch for Ghirahim
Ghirahim (Humanoid) Without Mantle
Diamond Tattoo Under Hair
(In reality, it’s not a tattoo but his real body showing.)
By the end of the game, his body starts turning black as he begins changing to his sword spirit form.