I guess these days you know you've made it when you get mentioned on a DVD commentary. Here's a short clip where Genndy (along with Bryan Andrews) gives a little shout-out to yours truly in the commentary track for the "Jack & the Spartans" episode from the SAMURAI JACK Season 2 set:
Here's my designs for the robot monster:
My idea was to have the robo-beast's facial graphics resemble a Greek vase, with orange graphics on black.
Of course, red and black are always seen as symbolically representing evil, so they went with that.