First Mockup (Tower of Heaven)
Here, we have the very earliest style mockup for of Tower of Heaven. This is the first image I ever drew for the game, back when we were still fleshing out its core conceits. I say ‘first’, but it came after a long string of other test characters and art styles I’d been trying out all night, sitting in a log cabin being swarmed by gnats.
Note these numerous UI and game elements not present in the final product: