Meanwhile, I am also working on the overall look of the film. My inspirations are the video games – Borderlands & Dishonored. The primary reason is definitely the resources. Photo-realistic renders require way too much work and resources, without adding a whole lot to the film in terms of story. Second reason is to achieve seamless look between the graphic novel & the short film. It can’t be 100% but I will try.
Here is a quick render test.