Click on the picture for the full beautiful glory. Rich Larson drew this for me at Dragon*con and I was in a pretty giddy mood for the next four days. When it comes to commissioned art I prefer to be as minimal as possible with my request so the artist can do what they like with it. My requests sometimes come off like haiku.
Draw mad scientist
Building sexy robot girl
Add a goatee please.
I also bought just about everything he had for sale at his desk and spent a pleasant few minutes embarrassing him with my praise.
It is not quite how I envision Otto, but that’s good. It gets me into the Otto headspace. I really like the sweet expression on the fembot. It makes me want to see if I can recreate that in a story.