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Roc by GENZOMAN Roc by GENZOMAN
A roc or rukh (from Persian رخ rokh) is an enormous legendary bird of prey, of persian myths (like other big fantastic birds, like simurgh or homa) reputed to have been able to carry off and eat elephants. he appears in some arabian stories, like Simbad.

sailor: look! a big bird!!!
roc: KHRAAK!!!
sailor: YIPE!!

Kentucky fried chicken Roc-size= eternal JOY!!

photoshopCS/wacom intuos/6hours/music: Abraxas-Therion

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en espaņol

el Roc o Rukh es una gigantesca ave de caza perteneciente a la mitologia persa, como otros gigantesgos seres de origen fantastico, como el Simurgh o el Homa.

El Roc tiene la fama de poder levantar elefantes, aparece en el cuento del viaje de Simbad de las mil y una noches.:)
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TheUniversalUnion Nov 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Great work!
(Cracked led me here.)
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:iconmadsmads1:
thats fucking awesome
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:iconagawaer:
This is AWESOME!
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:iconsaphire-rose80s:
Cracked sent me here, I like this picture- very fierce creature.
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TheBeastOfHearts Oct 6, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Dios te alabe, he estado buscando arte de estas aves desde...hace mucho xD ya que aparecen en el age of mithology pero casi nadie tiene informacion de ellas o siquiera iamgenes :3 estoy muy feliz de que un grande como vos las dibujara
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:iconaskhetaoniamerica:
((I love the legends of the Roc~! I really love this picture. I hope you don't mind if I use it as my background~ :D))
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:iconwerelingtrust:
I love this and and proud to say this is what im using for my animal companion on pathfinder. Thanks for bring my imagination to visualization
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:iconironhardrebellion:
Wow! This Rocs!

/terriblepun

That aside, this is a bird that you don't wanna mess with.
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ojonblackbird Jun 28, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
sweet !

may I use paintings for my blog?
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