@Klutz I've liked the interesting designs in the .hack series. They work well in the world (no pun intended) and generally flow and match well. How awesome is it that they can recycle designs too. :P But it works! The alternate colour schemes, when they happen, work just as well to diversify characters!
I think Alkaid
gets my vote for fav. She shows off her body, and her hair is whack... but it's great colour choices and an outfit that just works well that does it for me.
My desktop image was:
for a long time but I recently switched to:
Love Ayami Kojima's work and Rising's artwork is badass.
Ayami Kojima is amazing. Sometimes her artwork can get a bit "flowery" (in that shoujo-ish way), but it's so elegant, brilliantly drawn, and fits so damn well with the vampire series.
I was visibly angry when they switched to that awful generic anime style.
The bottom who looks angry because the cafeteria ran out of those spicy cutlets again!!! Damn!!!!
I also had no problem with the nice anime/realism blend in Hirooka's work either; Shanoa was a stunning addition to the cast: