He is "cheerful, goofy, loyal, and hates shoes". Judging from his ref pics, he struck me as being kinda boyishly cute, so I tried to go for that. I was looking at my old "How to Draw Manga Books" the other day, so I tried really hard to go for a more traditional ink-pen look on the lines. No sure how that worked out...
Refs provided by commissioner
P.S. I added bum gloves 'cause they're hot