Looking at pictures of cadavers on google image search to figure out Tev’s skin tone, and hoping nobody walks up behind me.

Wikipedia has pictures, good.

The thrilling spinoff to I Swear I’m Not A Murderer, I Just Need to Know How Fast a Body Burns for My Novel

I Swear I’m Not a Necrophiliac, I Just Need to Know My RP Character’s Skintone

This. If I’m going to draw him I want it to be correct, damnit.

(I figure a well-preserved death knight is somewhere between pallor mortis and livor mortis. Tev is well-preserved but there is no mistaking him for the living.)