Time to get crackin!!!! I'll be re-imagining TamTam's stage from Samurai Shodown:
Turns out that TamTam was a Mayan warrior, so I have some great stuff to reference. I always try to attack the areas that I feel I'm lacking in for these comps. Last time is was under water and this time it'll be Jungle. I'll be taking this in a very king kong inspired direction. Which means dense and exaggerated vegetation and grand vistas. Once I establish a convincing jungle setting I'll start adding in hints of Mayan ruins and Stone carvings to replace the totems and large statues in the back.
Here's my reference sheet:
And here are some rough thumbnails of ideas that were going through my head:
I like certain elements from all of them so the final product will probably be a combination of... well, all of them.