Before a superhero becomes a live character on the big screen, he or she is nothing but concept art. Once the basic looks and structure have been developed on a sketchbook, it is only then that their 3d modeling and subsequent transformation for the movies takes place.
Despite the fact that artistic illustration in movies has come a long way, comic book enthusiasts still believe the original concept arts were much better than their Hollywood versions.
Here, we bring to you nine such concept arts that were later borrowed by movie makers:
Thor From 2011 Movie Thor and Marvel Comics' Books
Bane From The Movie The Dark Knight Rises And DC Comics' Books
Buzz Lightyear From Disney's Toy Story Movie Franchise
Genie From Disney's Aladdin Franchise
Shrek From DreamWorks Animation's Trilogy Of The Same Name
Catwoman From DC Comics' Batman Franchise
Daredevil From Its Eponymous Hollywood Flick and Marvel Comics' Series
Neytiri From Avatar
Green Lantern From 2011 Movie Of The Same Name and Marvel Comics' Series