My Journey

This is my blog for the design of The Fifth Sun and my protafolio. The Fifth Sun is a game that takes you through Quetzalcoatl’s quest to help create a new race of men, us humans, the children of the Fifth sun. This is a project for my MSc Game Development (Programming) in the Module Media Specialist Practice at Kingston…

The Fifth Sun Legend

  A little bit of brackground before start, this is the Aztec myth of creation. I don’t know if you know, but, according to the Aztec calendar we are living in the fifth sun, (the time predicted for this sun is over, but, hey! that’s another story for another time). We can see mention of…

Mictlantecuhtli

He is the God of Death, and sometimes mistakenly related to the South, but he is Lord of

Adapting the Lords of the Night

Like I said I’m looking for a chibi style, this are my adaptations of these gods:     =     =     =     =     =     =     =     =      =   =  

The 9 Night Lords

CinteotlGod of Corn and Subsistence.Come out ro the rive.  He is also the god that represents teaching, and is  usually surrounded by children.  (Children’s heaven is outside the entrance to Mictlan)   Xiuhtecutli God of Time and Fire Iztli, The Sacrificial Knife. Pilzintecutli, which means the Little Sir.He is God of the sun.  Chalchiuhtlicue, is Goddess of…

Xólotl

He is Quetzalcoatl double or twin. Used to like to prank people. Him and Quetzalcoatl went to Mictlan to get the precious bones, but when the gods sacrificed themselves to give life to the new era of the fifth sun he ran away trying to escape the fire for this he was sentenced to live…

Mictlan

Mictlan is a place of purgatory and cleanse for the souls of death. Here, the death must overcome challenges throughout the 9 dimensions. If they complete the journey they will finally find eternal rest. This realm is ruled by MICTLANTECUHTLI, god of death. The First dimension is APANOHUAIA where there’s a Wild and Deep river…

Adapting Quezaltcoatl and Xolotl

I’m looking for chibi style in the art, since the legends of the aztec tend to be a little scary, this style makes it easy to get to more people. This is my adaptation of the God Quetzalcoatl and his twin Xolotl in his dog form: =     =

Previous Suns

At the beging there were the primordial Gods, man and woman, their names, Ometecuhtli y Omecíhuatl; they represent the duality of everything. These are gods of creation, makers of all in universe. They had 4 children, Tezcatlipoca, Xipetótec, Quetzalcóatl y Huitzilopochtli, whom inherited the crafts from their parents. These 4 gods created beings to inhabit…

Quetzalcoatl

One of the first four children of the primordial Gods Ometecuhtli y Omecihuatl,  known as the Feathered Snake, that is easy to understand because his name is made of two words; Quetzal is a beautiful bird of long green feathers and Coatl means Snake. Quetzalcoatl is related with the  East and is the God of Water, Light (sun),…