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It’s impossible not to love this series of digital art by the Spanish Matte Painter Guillem H. Pongiluppi featuring some epic and surreal battles of Star Wars stormtroopers and Aliens, almost reminding me of Renaissance religious paintings. Check more of Guillem artwork at Behance or visit his website.
“It looks like there is a plague of Space Cockroaches at the LV-426 planet, also called Acheron by the colons. The authorities of that zone sent a group of Colonial Marines to exterminate the beasts, but it turned to be an absolute fail, and all the soldiers died. Now the Empire, tired of the problems that the plague is causing, has sent a detachment of Stormtroopers of the 501st Legion: Vader’s Fist: the pride of the Empire, the motherfuckers more badass of the galaxy.“
Guillem H. Pongiluppi is a freelance illustrator specializing in historical research and virtual archeology. He works in art direction, conceptual art and matte painting for pre-production, and post-production for audiovisual and