Here are some of the first assets we created for the game. We wanted to create a colorful and mystic world, full of life and an atmosphere that draws you to explore and play around. Unity's light engine (with Universal Render Pipeline) was a crucial technical component to achieve the looks we desired.
We wanted to create a character that merged martial arts, mysticism and at the same time be somewhat cute. When those ideas were clear enough the design almost came up by itself. Fluidity, weight and clarity of action were our main focus while creating these animations.
And here is everything put together: