The Minotaur 6: A 3D Myth in the Making

Ever wanted your very own Minotaur? If the answer’s no, you might just change your mind when you meet Minotaur 6. This is the latest in the DAZ Original stable of characters for Genesis 2. Interestingly, Minotaur seems to have been paired with Lilith 6, which when you think about it does make sense — being both mythological. Besides, a beast needs a beauty, or so the tales would have it.

Just about all the content hitting the store today has been created to enhance this new beast of a figure. I’ll list it all below and leave you to make up your own mind, since time is short and there’s a whole lot to explore. Also, I think either you’ll be crazy about this new guy and what he can add to your fantasy digital artwork, or it will be the wrong genre and you’ll move on with barely a glance.

Happily, you’re not out in the cold if the Minotaur doesn’t grab you… and yes that’s a scary thought. There’s a wonderful freebie today with Morphing Rocks And Formations by EmmaAndJordi (though you will need to have an interest in the Minotaur if you are picking up the other free 3d model: Freaky Horns for Minotaur 6 Horns).

Stone Borders is a lovely modular prop set by Merlin Studios, which could be used for many purposes and is heading for my own wishlist. Meanwhile, the Medieval Interior is a new release from Dexsoft-Games that includes 23 props.

The other 16 or so products are all Minotaur-themed, though Genesis 2 SWOLE for the Minotaur 6 is a muscleman that will give the beast a more human (if still extreme) look. For me, the most appealing of the themed releases (and, admittedly, I’m not the target market for any of these) is the Gentle Bull Morph and Textures for Minotaur 6 by Sickleyield. Nice work on this one, and a less aggressive figure who could fit into a broader range of artwork.

Quick Links:

Jump straight to the HolliDAZ 2014 page to view your rewards and eligible new items.

Any other current promotions can be found via the banners on the DAZ Store Homepage.

New Today on DAZ3D: Tuesday 16th

Artist New Release Introductory Price PC+ Price
DAZ Originals DO: Minotaur 6 HD Bundle $46.87 $32.81
DAZ Originals DO: Minotaur 6 HD Premiere Add-on Bundle $27.97 $19.58
Bobbie25, Arien DO: Vrakaros Armor for The Minotaur 6 $17.47 $12.23
Nikisatez, Sarsa DO: Minotaur Battle Gear $17.47 $12.23
Denki Gaka Giant Sized Minotaur 6 $13.97 $13.97
SimonWM Genesis 2 SWOLE for the Minotaur 6 $13.97 $13.97
-Yannek- DO: Asterion for Minotaur 6 $12.57 $8.80
RawArt Tauran III – The Big Bull HD $11.87 $11.87
Mada, Sarsa DO: Minos Outfit for G2M $11.87 $8.31
Merlin Studios Stone Borders $10.47 $10.47
Dexsoft-Games Medieval Interior $10.47 $10.47
Muscleman Beauty and Beast Poses – Minotaur 6 and Lilith 6 $9.07 $9.07
Sickleyield Gentle Bull Morph and Textures for Minotaur 6 $9.07 $9.07
Muscleman Arena Poses for Minotaur 6 and Gianni 6 $8.37 $8.37
Muscleman DO: Minos Poses for Minotaur 6 $9.07 $6.35
Capsces Digital Ink DO: Capsces Poses for Minotaur 6 $9.07 $6.35
Karth Freaky Horns for Minotaur 6 Horns Free* Free*
EmmaAndJordi Morphing Rocks and Formations Free* Free*

* Free for 2 days only, and this product will not earn rewards (‘punches’) or discounts.

HolliDAZ Discounts

Note the changes from last week:

Punches earned this week Discount on ‘punchable’ releases Save on featured PA Stores Save on featured 2014 ‘best of’ products
5 – 9 5% 20% 40%
10 – 14 10% 30% 50%
15+ 20% 40% 60%
Date Added Promotion What’s Included Discount
16th HolliDAZ Best Of 2014 Discounts Lilith 6 Pro Bundle – Michael 6 Pro Bundle – Genesis 2 Female Morphs Bundle – Gianni 6 Pro Bundle 40% – 60%
16th HolliDAZ PA Store Discounts Sickleyield – RawArt – Muscleman – Merlin Studios – Dexsoft-Games – EmmaAndJordi 20% – 40%
15th HolliDAZ Best Of 2014 Discounts Aiko 6 Pro Bundle – Utopia Cityscape Blocks – Milena Bundle – Liquid Pack – Motel Bundle – FW Joanie HD 40% – 60%
15th HolliDAZ PA Store Discounts FWArt – Fisty – Jack Tomalin – Karth – zigraphix 20% – 40%
14th HolliDAZ Best Of 2014 Discounts Studio Light Pro – DAZ Dragon 3 Pro Bundle – Wildenlander HD for G2M – Faveral’s Wine Cellar – Advanced Wood and Metal Shaders Bundle – Rock & Grass Bundle – Giselle 6 Pro Bundle – FM Night Builder 40% – 60%
14th HolliDAZ PA Store Discounts Lyoness – Tengu23 – Faveral – Frozen – Midnight_Stories – Design Anvil – Aave Nainen 20% – 40%
13th HolliDAZ Best Of 2014 Discounts Eclypse for G2F – Ron’s Background Images and Textures – Gianni 6 – Via Serena Bundle – Maxim HD for Michael 6 – Actual Eyes 4 – i13 Visions in White – Mec4D DarKon for G2M – Genesis Generation X2 – Stephanie 6 Pro Bundle – Olympia 6 Pro Bundle – aniMate2 40% – 60%

Flash Sales, Fast Grab and Free Stuff

Flash Sales:

  • None right now.

View the Fast Grab deals:

No change yet to these:

Artist Product You Pay You Save
DAZ Originals V6 Pro Bundle $37.49 $84.47
deviney Ron’s Explosions $7.49 $17.47
deviney Ron’s Powder $7.49 $17.47
JoeQuick Vandals for G2M $5.99 $13.97
JoeQuick Jaunty for G2M $5.09 $11.87
JoeQuick Cutting Loose for G2M $5.09 $11.87
deviney Ron’s Light Fusion $4.49 $10.47
Artemis3d Jasmina for V4 and G2F $4.49 $10.47
Artemis3d Nova for Victoria 6 $3.89 $9.07
PandyGirl Elegant Curves for G2F $3.59 $8.37
Artemis3d Grrr for Rawr! $2.69 $6.27
Artemis3d Outdated for Sadie Dress $2.69 $6.27

Get the Weekly Freebies:

Right now the Christmas Earrings for G2F are still available, but are likely to make way for a new weekly giveaway soon. The HolliDAZ freebies today are Paper Dress for G2F (last chance), and also the Morphing Rocks and Formations and the Freaky Horns.

Later on yesterday a fresh batch of older items appeared, all of which are being given away for free for one week. Make sure you pick up those that interest you — mostly texture sets but there are some full outfits among them.

  • Scorching Black and Red
  • Enchanting Textures*
  • Fantasy Basic Wear Textures*
  • V5 Summer Set
  • Sortilege*
  • Anime Dress for Genesis Textures*
  • Bewitching for Genesis
  • Scoopback Mini Dress for Genesis
  • Exotic Movie Dress Textures*
  • La Paz Textures*
  • Cheyenne V4 Unimesh Fits
  • Quad Tank

*NOTE: Check the required products for these items as they are textures or other add-ons that won’t work alone.

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As a digital artist on a budget, I'm fascinated by what happens when art and technology meet, and love discovering affordable ways to make that happen.
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