The Tub of Happiness

Hello. This is a work in progress of Sergeant Schlock from the webcomic Schlock Mercenary.

Original comic:

My render:

I’m trying to find a balance between the cartoon style of the original and the “realism” that 3d rendering can sometimes add to the image. I’ll play around with the blue lights along the wall for sure. Any other ideas for improvement welcome.

That’s impressively similar