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DMC Sparda and Eva - Samson by croaky DMC Sparda and Eva - Samson by croaky
"And history books forgot about us and the bible didn't mention us.
And the bible didn't mention us, not even once.
You are my sweetest downfall,
I loved you first.
--Samson, by Regina Spektor

Sparda and Eva from Devil May Cry (Games, CAPCOM), once again. Sparda is an interesting character as the classical mythical king who disappears with the coming of his successors; interesting in part precisely because he's such a mysterious figure.

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silvermoonye Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Student Artist
This is so beautiful it makes me wanna cryHeart Waaaah! 
tomytieneblas74 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
So that's Sparda .
croaky Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2013   Digital Artist
one version.
tomytieneblas74 Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Ah yes cuz Ive seen his portrait in DMC
Mira-Silvia Featured By Owner May 6, 2013  Student General Artist
There just isn't enough fanart(or fic for that matter) of Sparda or Eva--this is a beautiful piece, thank you :)
BlackNRoses Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2013
That always left me with curiosity. With every coming DMC I expected to understand so much mystery behind Sparda, yet it ended up rebooted.

Nice analogy with Samson, by the way. If there was a DMC with Sparda, I bet it will have a lot of depth in story.
blackrain8 Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Could you explain that thing about this 'Samson'?
It sounds interesting.

I love Christian stories and mythology, although i've come to believe alot in the Bible doesn't add up or sound right, I still find it very interesting knowledge for my mind, also partly because I had never 'really' heard about Nephilim before, and I have a manga/ comic series based on a Demon Hunter who's race is a mix between Angel & Demon.
croaky Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013   Digital Artist
In this context the use of 'Samson' is just a poetic analogy (using the classical story of Samson to illustrate a thought on the characters above). If you're looking for the classic story about Samson it's just a google or wikipedia search away. :)
blackrain8 Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Hmmm, alright.
satanX15 Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is plain and simply beautiful. :)
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