In the latest in a series of developer diaries, the City of Steam team has revealed the look and purpose behind the guard uniforms that players will see in the game. The journal reveals that the team wanted to go for a more "Victorian look".
Most of you might not have even seen this design as it was changed before the Closed Beta, but as you can see in the picture above, it differed too much from the overall theme of the world. It was too ornate, the large pauldrons, the silly looking cloaks and the helm all looked rather out of place within the game. Every guard looked like either of the two left guards with Twyne being a special case.
Read the full developer diary on the City of Steam page.