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Animorphs Races: Nesk by Monster-Man-08 Animorphs Races: Nesk by Monster-Man-08
A race of space ants (or possibly sentient Earth ants, the book isn't too keen with details) that lived 65 million years ago. They take over -conquer, if you will- tech from other races and form odd imitations of those aliens in order to use the stolen weapons or ships (which may mean the Nesk are Earth ants, and simply raided any alien crafts that got close to Earth). They are extremely possessive, claiming the Earth and it's creatures as their own.

They were eventually forced to leave Earth, but not without causing the K-T extinction event.

BOOK: Megamorphs #2 - In the Time of Dinosaurs
Animorphs and all related characters belong to K.A. Applegate
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Gallibon Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I hated these things.
Samaru163 Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
These guys remind me of playground bullies. They shake their fists from behind their base and say they own the planet, but then the Animorphs steal a bomb and they run away, even after destroying one of the two remaining Mecora ships. Then they thrown an asteroid at the planet for good measure. Kind of petty when you add it all together.
Xhodocto385 Featured By Owner May 20, 2016
great space ants, i like their how their swarm formations can even manipulate objects.
Novanplz Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2015
II thought the ones that got left behind BECAME earth ants.
JoeMerl Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2015  Student Writer
Nice work!
KigenKitsuneOokami Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2014
Love your work (this book!!) I wish they'd make a new Animorph series. I know there's already one, but I want to see a remake that more closely follows the books and look even better!!
zerry Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2014
Animorphs taught me to hate ants and to hate these things for bringing them here.
Novanplz Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2015
Ditto that,
snifywisper Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2014   Artist
reminds me of the hunters from halo.
parkerw1997 Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2011
it looks like its holding an american flag from a distance
Ingiald Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011
These guys remind me of a Marvel universe villain called The Swarm, who was a Neo-Nazi scientist whose body was composed entirely of mutant, superintelligent bees.

Which is, incidentally, the best villain concept ever.
Dogman15 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2010
It's = it is
Its = possesive, as in "Earth and its creatures"

Amazing art, by the way. All of this should be reference work and concept art for an Animorphs movie.
TornadoWraith88 Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2010
ACK nesk! Runawaaaaay!
dnahero Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2010
thts cool
astrofire Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2010
That is Amazing!
Tobisword Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2010   Writer
NICE! I love animorphs and this is awesome!
Master-of-the-Boot Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
I love all this animorph artwork. The Nesk are the ultimate sore losers.

Sounds to me that with their technology stealing ways, they're not that far off from the Yeerks.
TransientSprite Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2009
Oh, I cannot wait to see your interpretation of the Mercora. I love your work!
BoogaBoogaBooga Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2009
wait the nesk used a meteor to wipe out all life on earth right?
PonchoFirewalker01 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2009
Mostly to wipe out the mercora, a alien species that are peaceful and who's planet was destroyed by a Black Hole.
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