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- Tales of Vesperia - [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - This site does start out kind of rough, I'll grant. But I saw potential and, well, I really wanted some Yuri/Estelle art after the last couple of sites, so I kept going with the site. And, about halfway through, you could start to see the artist's work improving, her lines got tighter and more detailed, to the point that looking at some of her b&w sketches, you could see how pretty her art really was. Actually, in some ways, I almost preferred the b&w sketches, they had a quiet loveliness to them, while the anime-cel-style coloring was still a little shakey. But. There's a lot of art here and the artist has progressed nicely over the course of the site, to where I was really eager to click on each new link and it made for a very satisfying site, even aside from wanting the pairing here. And her Estelle is totally cute, oh, man. (Mostly gen, some Yuri/Estelle.)


- Tales of Vesperia - Mr.Postman [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - I feel like I recognize this site's layout, but I haven't done that many Vesperia site recs, so I'm going to assume I've been here before, but there wasn't enough art to properly rec. But this time there's just enough of it and I was kind of instantly in love with the first illustration I saw, the one of Yuri and Estelle with their hands tied together, a strawberry on a fork between them. It was pretty and nicely detailed and I am so totally weak to that shoujo kind of thing. XD I'm not quite as fond of the comics, they're a bit more on the simple side, despite that you can see the clean, solid work of the artist in them. It's just. The Tales games are usually meant to have color in them, imo. XD The color ones, the group illustrations or the stand-alone stuff, though, makes the site very worthwhile, even aside from the pairing. *__* (Some Yuri/Estelle, some gen.)


- Tales of Vesperia - Strecke [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - Granted, the art on this site is rough, but what the artist does to make up for that is that there's kind of a surprising amount of detail packed into the images anyway. The current first illustration is one of Yuri and Estelle sitting on a tree branch over a lake and it's just... so soft and cute and just what I was kind of craving without even knowing it that I totally had to cave. There's a decent amount of art to be found here (for a fandom this small, so I'd say maybe around 20+ images or so) and it's really the coloring that makes them. Worth a look if you like the pairing, I think. (Yuri/Estelle.)


- Tales of Vesperia/Tales of the Abyss - [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - I actually came here looking for Vesperia art (since I was on a kick for it this morning) but wound up staying for the Abyss art, as well! Though, in general, I think the Vesperia art is a little stronger, but that's just because it's newer and the Abyss art is still really cute and surprisingly diverse for all the different characters it covered. The artist is really good with these soft, pale colors that combine with clean lines and just a hint of chibi to them, which all combines and looks really pretty sometimes. Plus! Omg! A Vespersia high school AU with character profiles! SO ADORABLE. There's a decent amount of art here, the recent comics are really cute/pretty, and the artist clearly has fun with her work. That made the site a delight to go through. (Maybe a little Yuri/Estelle, but mostly gen, I'd say. Some Luke/Tear for ToA, some gen.)


- Tales of Vesperia/Tales of Destiny - Poreporerikka [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - I hit this site almost by accident, I was just sort of randomly tooling around and happened to stumble over one I liked well enough to recommend. It's not going to be for everyone and it is a bit of a small site, I suspect it'll mostly only appeal to those who already like the idea of Yuri/Estelle, but. I've been in the mood for them this morning and this artist did some really pretty sketches, there's a lot of soft, flowy lines to them, especially with Estelle, who does well with the shoujo style. Also, I totally caved at the single page doujin/comic of Yuri licking Estelle's bruised/cut finger and it was just. ad;slfkjal;skj way to hit me hard, site! Well played, you win this round. The ToD art reminds me of much the same, except even more solid and detailed and how it looks like it would make some really good doujinshi. I enjoyed this site a lot. <3 (Yuri/Estelle for ToV, mostly gen for ToD.)


- Tales of Verspia - Kranz [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - I tried to avoid recommending this site, because I love the artist's Tales of the Abyss art (such gorgeous Sync/Arietta she's been doing lately) but her Vesperia art just isn't there yet. And yet... she's certainly on her way, there's some really cute and pretty stuff occasionally to be found and there's a really pretty Yuri/Estelle comic and... well, okay, mostly I was just really, really in the mood for this pairing this morning and the site came along at just the right time. It is a nice little site to stop by if you're interested in Vesperia art, though. (Yuri/Estelle.)


- Tales of Vesperia - KISIRO [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - This is one of those sites where you have to scout around awhile to find everything, they tend to mash all the Tales series together, but I kind of don't mind, since I like half of the ones here anyway. (Or at least half of the ones that get a decent amount of art for them anyway. XD) I'm especially fond of the site for it's Yuri/Estelle art in the galleries, because they're so cute together. But! Also! Two illustrations, one of Flynn and one of Yuri, where they're wearing glasses! I'm weak to that kind of thing. I think my favorites usually turned out to be the Estelle art (the one in the blue formal dress! so pretty!), but the Yuri ones turned out pretty nicely as well, and there was actually a really decent selection here and the occasional really beautiful illustration. All things I look for. <3 ....and this is one of those rare sites where I actually wanted to go through the etchya section because it got kind of good sometimes! AND SPRITES OMG. (Some Yuri/Estelle, some gen. Occasionally NSFW.)


- Tales of Vesperia - [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - The art on this site seemed a little plain at first, but the further I got into the gallery... the more I started noticing the details and the strong colors and the solid way the art was put together. (Or, who knows, maybe the artist just got better over time.) But mostly the reason I recommend this site is because it had me wanting to keyboard mash over the Yuri/Estelle art, kind of a lot. It's the kind where it gets at the total shipper in me, so I suspect it'll most appeal to those who already ship the pairing. But it was nice! Plus, you know. Bunny ears on the two of them. XD (Yuri/Estelle.)


- Tales of Vesperia - ikarabi! [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - I was a little hesitant to rec this site at first because there's not that much art in the illustrations section, but... well, there are a lot of cute, sweet comics that had some solid art. But. Well. To be honest, I'm really recommending this site because I totally fangirled the Yuri/Estelle art, especially the one of him sweeping her up while she's wearing a pretty blue formal dress. And there's face-touching in the log section. And almost-kisses. And the Vesperia characters as kids! I have needs, okay. It's a solid site with a fair amount of decent art and worth a trip through if you're on a spree for the series. (Some Yuri/Estelle, some gen.)


- Tales of Vesperia - [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - Okay. I definitely wish there'd been a little more art here, but the stuff that was here just totally got to me. It's very nicely colored and the lines are very clean and it's overall just very solid, really pretty even. But as;ldfkjas;lkj Yuri/Estelle, the kind that makes a shipper just totally have that moment of glee over finding good art for a pairing you like. It's not actually all about them, but there's enough pulling one or the other into their laps or almost kisses in amongst the rest of the art that I was totally caving on this site after, like, two links into the gallery. XD So. Pretty art (and actually the most recent stuff is some of the better stuff I've seen in Vesperia fandom) and a pairing I like? That's all I need. ♥ (Some Yuri/Estelle, some gen.)


- Tales of Vesperia - [ Japanese Fanart Site ] - Another site that I wish had had more art, since there were only about ten pages total in the section, but... it's really pretty stuff and the artist gave Vesperia its own page, so I'm hopeful that there'll be more in the future. Plus, I really like Yuri/Estelle and this artist does a terrific job with them, the anime cel-style coloring (when its used) is very solid and as;dlfkjaslkj the one of Yuri and Estelle in the field full of flowers! Where she's putting a crown of them on his head! I am weak, shut up. So, overall, it was a nice way to finish up the fanart hunting this morning. <3 (A smidge of Yuri/Estelle, some gen.)





























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