The Cloverfield monster went through a lot of variations before it ended up with its unique body shape, designer Neville Page's portfolio reveals. At one point, he even sported a Superman T-shirt and glasses.

Page has posted a portfolio of Cloverfield sketches as well. His new site includes some amazing sketches of random beasties and weird characters he's designed, including Ozymandias' pet in Watchmen. And we can't wait to see what he's come up with for James Cameron's Avatar.

Here are more of those preliminary sketches and digital models for Cloverfield, including the very first sketch (with the glasses and T-shirt. It's a joke... thank goodness.) Plus a couple of the digital images of Bubastis, Ozymandias' weird pet:

There's much more over at Neville Page's new site. [via Super Punch]