So, here is part 1/3 of my Sonic Character Design Tutorial. REMEMBER THAT THIS IS NOT A HOW-TO-DRAW TUTORIAL, only a walkthrough of the process I go through when creating and designing my characters. This first part is meant to get your feet wet and give you some background information on how I think for making my characters.
Part 2 is when we'll really start looking at actual Sonic characters and physical features and details.
All images were provided by the Sonic wikia and Wikipedia. For your convenience, all animals shown have been labeled. TUTORIAL PARTS
Part 1: Picking the AnimalPart 2: Physical Features
Part 3: Naming