Monthly Art Contest #10: Realistic Pokémon

'Realistic Pokémon' can, in fact, be the definition of many artists' styles: with a franchise as cartoony and lovable as Pokémon, it is often quite refreshing to see a more realistic take on unrealistic concepts. Still, such a theme was certainly out of the comfort zone of many of the artists entering, which pushed them to their limits—and to great effect!

First Place: elcheeso

Second Place: Arkeis

Third Place: Moo