This was done for the Metroid Database "Stylized Metroid" contest: [link]
I won 3rd Place.
I chose the Bio-mechanical Surrealism style pioneered by H.R. Giger. The goal is to create an unsettling image by blending mechanical forms with organic forms in ways that look excruciatingly painful. I chose Mother Brain for this because the character embodies this style at its core.
My last contest entry ([link]
) received the following brilliant line: "A monster sent to rid the galaxy of monsters even more terrible."
This is one of those monsters.
Update: Purposly removed some detail in the door, in order to make it look more like a door. Also added a 1080p download (for backgrounds).