I've been neglecting the blog so here's a new post.
This one was hard to dial in the colors and they still aren't right. He's an original design based on old school ideas that I grew up with and find pleasant. I personally am getting tired of the angular character designs in so much modern animation today. To me they are kind of stiff and hard to get good poses without a lot of cheating the volumes around that make up the character. They also appear ridged in animation.