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And Zia Makes Three by HuggyBear742 And Zia Makes Three by HuggyBear742
Little Benezia proves to be a quick study as she handily defeats dad in a game of Kepesh-Yakshi, aka "space-chess".

My first try at making an original character. I really liked the idea of "little blue babies" and found some spectacular 2D illustrations of baby asari, but almost no 3D art. Here's my attempt to fill that void.
Kudos if you can identify all of Zia's toys. Clap

Rendered in Source Filmmaker
Shepard by Nikout
Liara by Urgarulga / Deus ex Nihilo / LordAardvark / Haxxer
"Zia" by GoOr / Haxxer / LordAardvark / Huggybear
Shepard's Cabin by Evil-Ash
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SakuSurfer Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2015  New Deviant
This is simply amazing. ❤️
BenRG Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2015
Wrex has gleefully predicted that, when she reaches the Matron stage, Zia will drown the galaxy in blood as the deadliest battlemaster who ever lived. Liara has coldly warned him not to encourage her.
asarilover Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2015
I really love your work HuggyBear I don't say it everytime I catch up with your work and enjoy it... so thank and keep making this awesome art
Fishbely Featured By Owner May 11, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Behind Shepherd, there is a horse.
AndRyu-TSD Featured By Owner May 3, 2015
For the first time in his life, Shepard faces a scenario where he can't win.
TheR3mnanT Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2015
What program do you use, this is awesome.
HuggyBear742 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
All my stuff is rendered in Source Filmmaker.
TheR3mnanT Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2015
I wanna see this program hehe shall give it a look see, thank you
SupesRulez Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2015
This is so cute, I'm going to share it on a fan page on Facebook.
I'll make sure to give you full credit :thumbsup:
Wolvenfire86 Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2015
Incredibly cute. BUT shouldn't Shepard be much older?
RickOShay1 Featured By Owner Edited Feb 6, 2015
LOL, what I see:

Zia: YAY! We're going to *insert name of theme park* !!!

Liara: Oh, we're going to have such fun, dear.

Shepard: I dunno honey... look at the price...

P.S. I see an action figure that looks, inexplicably, an awful lot like Jack, and I see one or two Grunt action figures... As for what's in Zia's hand, well, let me guess, it's Garrus?
VarricTethas Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2015
Jack? is Merrill.
BlueEyedBrigadier Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2014
Shepherd was probably expecting to be beaten at Kepesh-Yakshi by Zia one day...but probably not this soon.


Amazing, amazing work, HuggyBear472! Liara's amused expression alone sells this, let alone the reactions by father and daughter to said daughter's crushing victory :D
VaryagOfMiklagaard Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
Then again Shepard sucks at chess anyways.
Jeyemaitch Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2014
is that kid asari available anywhere??
Dusterboy Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2014
I love this... and the other one's in this sequence.
I'd love to see more of "the Shepard family", because Zia is adorable.
Skarfar90 Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014
Awesome work (Y)
This is exactly what I have been thinking of, ever since I heard Shep and Liara discussing "all the blue children"
btw.. I'm currently writing a fan-fiction, and I wonder about "borrowing" the idea of Shep and Liara having a daughter called Benezia, Only difference is that my Shepard is female!
Tiago82 Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014
I only have one word to say to you about this picture. Thank you.
Garrision30 Featured By Owner May 22, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
awesome work
merle Featured By Owner May 16, 2014
I favor FemShep, but damn if this isn't adorable as hell.
Hamof1 Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2014
Not an issue, if you'll recall, Asari are all women, and as such have absolutely no issues having kids with other women.
Mugg4eva Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
VarZaratoth Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2014
I really, really want this to be cannon aftermath.

Did I say, really?
avenger09 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Zia: "I kicked your ass Daddy."
Sheperf "You've got to stop hanging out with Traynor so often."
Liara "Ahem."
Sheperd "Oh and Jack too I guess." 
darkian343 Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
i think you did a great job on the little one even with Wrex's kid you did a good job man :D
die-yng Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2014
I love those pictures with Zia. Is there any chance you'll do one with a Femshep in the future?

Not that there's anything wrong with broshep, just that my head canon is with Femshep, so I would love to see that as well.

Let me repeat that I absolutely love Zia, you've really made my day with those pictures. Thanks!
Mangetsu20 Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Love how their robotic dog is peaking up curiously in the corner of the picture. Makes this scene all the more priceless and adorable :") 
enterprisedavid Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
can she beat him in a game of star trek 3d chess
hellspell Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2014
Im liking the original textures...Hoping to see some Javik and his bad influence on children
MCtuner Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2014
Anything but that!
MCtuner Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2014
Oh, god no!
jetsparhawk91 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2014
You should have traynor teaching Zia how to play chess.  I have to admit though I was so mad when the game makes your shepard actually lose chess. I say that because I play in speed chess championships in California. I really like what you have done. As seeing stuff like this would have made perfect slides for the extended ending of ME3. If there was a mod to have your images show up at the end of the rest of the game I'd install it in a heart beat.
SirMandokarla Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2014
You didn't think it was a nice little touch that the game gave Shepard a little character of its own? I thought Shepard being terrible at both chess and dancing was hilarious and wonderful, especially considering Shepard's potential unquestionable perfection (being an RPG character, after all). Of course, it would have been nice to be informed of it beforehand, perhaps by it being mentioned that (s)he's never played chess before.
Able001 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2014
myDeviArt Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014
download button does not work :( other than that the picture is amazing!
FrostySharkSpain Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It did work for me, have you tried again?
myDeviArt Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2014
oh now it works, thanks, must have been some DA bug :)
FrostySharkSpain Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It happens ;)
privateikal Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Finally. the little blue baby..
IrianWhitefox Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
Hahaha. Shepard's expression is priceless. XD
CabooseNomerson Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2014
I would buy an entire game just for this any day of the week.
Static-Foil Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The faces!! Those faces are to die for!! While trying to console her hubby that yes, those are the odds you take when going up on asari child, add that with genes of a human spectre . . .

Shepard looks dumbfounded. Priceless. And cute lil Zia is just a child who's won and happy. XD

And OH! That's why you named her Zia, Benzeia . .. . Like I keep telling you!! All those lil things!!<3
Necro-Tanktop Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
julianhellsing Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014
Well, Shepard is nod perfect… Miranda would be
but both are only humans...
graustier Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014
Well, Shep's got to be bad at SOMETHING.... beside's dancing. ;)
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Cenaris Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Goddamn that is adorable.
ComicArtCritic Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2014
Perfect. So little maleshepxliara love.  Well done.  :D
Rookie009 Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2014
Awesome work as always, man. Thanks for sharing.
sam23bll Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2014

That's just sweet!

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