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Death by Cthulhu by yohkai Death by Cthulhu by yohkai
"We live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst of black seas of infinity, and it was not meant that we should voyage far."

"The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents."

Call of Cthulhu, H.P. Lovecraft

Please Full-View; but for a higher resolution I highly recommend using the download view.

Cthulhu is pleased by your obedience.

Featured on and WAS going to be the cover of "Torn Realities" an anthology of Lovecraftian inspired horror stories. Notice a similarity? [link]


Earth ~ :iconsuperiorgamer: [link]

Galaxy ~ :iconmoonchilde-stock: [link]

Planets ~ :iconmickeyrem: [link]

~ :iconresurgere: [link]

Tentacles ~ :iconallicornuk: [link]
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AdriRaven Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2014
This piece inspired a chapter in the book I'm working on.  So thank you for that!
Unlimited-gold Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2014
My, Cthulhu's grown. Speedboat won't work this time.
Rhomega Featured By Owner May 9, 2014
TV Tropes sent me here too.
NewJQ1420 Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
Personally, I am interested in combining the Cosmic Horror Story Trope with the Beware the Superman Trope.
Alaxr274 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
TV Tropes brought me here
RoboKitty Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2014
This image is basically the final boss of Crysis 3
Now if only that game's story didn't suck so bad
yohkai Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I never played that series, though the youtube video has my curiosity piqued. Mind expanding on that correlation?
RoboKitty Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014
It's pretty simple, actually. After spending three games of on-and-off fighting with the Ceph(elopod) Aliens, the aliens manage to open a wormhole to the Triangulum Galaxy and let a planet-sized battleship through. The battleship only gets halfway through before the protagonist blows it up, and the half we do see... basically looks like your drawing here
yohkai Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
That is truly some amazing graphics. So many possible worlds out there to think about, aren't there? Thank you so much for taking the time to share this. :hug:
Hellsender Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2014
You know, it's because of this piece that makes me feel that there are some parts of the cosmos that are best left undisturbed. While the universe is abundant with wonders, it may hold its own fair share of horrors. You know how far humans will go to achieve their own self-interests, and the universe will retaliate in kind by fucking us up in the ass tenfold.
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