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Post  squalie on Tue Jul 05, 2016 9:56 pm

So, yet AGAIN I'm going to do a Daemon army.  They are mostly assembled and I have a paint scheme (the pale flesh look I was going to do the Savage Orcs in).  Since you need a center piece for the army I bought a Skarbrand model...just so I could cut it up. Smile

 This is my Bloodthirster.  I really liked the stance of the Skarbrand model and the beat up face, but I hated the torn up wings so I replaced them with Balrog wings.  It took a lot of fiddling and shaving but I got them to work.



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Post  Kal on Tue Jul 05, 2016 10:01 pm

I like it, the double axes look savage. This will be fun to fight ha

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Post  nathanr on Tue Jul 05, 2016 10:37 pm

What is it with you Moose Jaw people and your multiple armies? I like this guy. I think he looks sufficiently dangerous and Killy to be a bloodthirster.

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Post  Carson on Thu Jul 07, 2016 4:45 pm

Looks bad ass, now the challenge is really on with 2 armies on the go!

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Post  ScottRadom on Thu Jul 07, 2016 5:23 pm

One day I am going to get a BAD ASS Khorne bloodthrister in the mail. One day...

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Post  squalie on Mon Sep 05, 2016 8:56 pm

Here's a test Bloodletter. Purples and blues that turn into black. The sword is supposed to be bursting with energy. I think I'm going forward with this. Just primed the 10 Flesh Hounds and going to paint them like this.


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Post  nathanr on Mon Sep 05, 2016 10:46 pm

Love the sword. I'd put a touch of green into the transition to black on the skin but maybe that's just the holiday Monday booze talking.

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Post  Kal on Tue Sep 06, 2016 8:41 am

I like it alot! the colours worked well. The sword is cool too, going to look good in a large unit. You going to try and translate that style to the other gods units or do something else for Nurgle / Slannesh etc?

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Post  ScottRadom on Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:37 am

I don't like the sword. The work on it is cool but I completely disagree that it'll work in a unit of 20. that level of work tends to get washed out at the unit scale I find. I personally feel work like that is an easy and effective way to have unit champions and hero's stand out. My 2 cents. Good work on the mini!

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Post  Carson on Tue Sep 06, 2016 12:06 pm

I need to see what basing you have in mind. To me it seems almost as if it lacks something in transistion from the body to the sword.

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Post  squalie on Tue Sep 06, 2016 9:45 pm

*digesting advice*

I like the sword and as always the pictures suck. There is blue that is between the purple and black transition but for some reason the picture just looks purple.

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Post  nathanr on Tue Sep 06, 2016 10:17 pm

I'd say proceed with what you've got. that sword looks like a ridiculous amount of work if you have to do a lot of them but if you do them all to that quality it'll look good (despite what Scott says). I'm interested in what your bases are going to look like too.

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Post  squalie on Sun Sep 11, 2016 9:45 pm

Makin progress, I think I can pull this off for Onslaught. I have the recipes down, now I just have to assembly line the shit outta this army.

I've come to the conclusion this army won't be trying for a painting award, and I'm ok with that. This will be a good ol fashioned table top army that I can play and add to for years. I've got Daemon blood in me and I have to stop fighting it. Very Happy




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Post  nathanr on Sun Sep 11, 2016 10:46 pm

Those hounds look great in a unit. Individually they look ok but the light to dark blending effect is multiplied when you see it in a unit. It is really striking.

I'm not sure I like the different blue in the daemonettes. It looks like you forgot the purple recipe and said "close enough". Maybe I'll change my mind when I see the unit alongside the rest of the army. You are definitely making progress though, keep it up!

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Post  Kal on Sun Sep 11, 2016 11:59 pm

Really like the Daemonette. Keep up painting daemons! Over a month to go!

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Post  squalie on Mon Sep 12, 2016 6:43 am

The test Daemonette used the same blue as the Dogs - maybe I should go back to that. I went with Gulliman glaze, as it was brighter but I'm all about cohesion so I'll probably redo all the Nettes.

As I said, my gut tells me I can do better, but I've made peace with the fact I'm just putting a gaming army on the table and moving on to the other 3 armies I need to paint. Smile


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Post  ScottRadom on Mon Sep 12, 2016 5:23 pm

squalie wrote:The test Daemonette used the same blue as the Dogs - maybe I should go back to that.  I went with Gulliman glaze, as it was brighter but I'm all about cohesion so I'll probably redo all the Nettes.

 As I said, my gut tells me I can do better, but I've made peace with the fact I'm just putting a gaming army on the table and moving on to the other 3 armies I need to paint. Smile

 

Nothing wrong with that sentiment!

I think the daemonettes should mirror the scheme of the rest of the army. For cohesion. Otherwise whats the point of breaking coda and doing purple khorne shit?

Hounds are great. Good work on awesome sculpts!

The army group shot is a good indicator fo how the sword efforts look from 3 feet away. I stand by the thought that a unit painted like that would defeat it's purpose and wash itself out.

Well done man!

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Post  Carson on Mon Sep 12, 2016 7:23 pm

The hounds do look great, if you wanted to keep the deamonette color you could add a blue wash to the bloodletters.

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Post  squalie on Mon Sep 12, 2016 10:31 pm

Actually, if you look at the bottom left of the picture you can see the original Daemonette in the "Khorne Blue". I'll go back to that, the more I look at the bright blue the more Disney it looks. It just looked striking the first time I saw it and kept running with it. I'm feeling better now. Smile

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Post  squalie on Sun Oct 02, 2016 10:20 pm

Painted so far:
10 Flesh hounds
20 Bloodletters
30 Daemonettes
Khorne Herald
5 Furies
Bloodthirster (Mostly)

To be finished:
Slaanesh Herald
Khorne Skullcannon
Tzeentch Herald on Disc
3 Crushers (mostly done)
All the damn bases and display board

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Post  Nathan.A. on Tue Oct 04, 2016 11:43 am

Question: Are slaughter brutes available to demon armies? I'd love to see one, I think they're a great model.

Also pictures!

P.S. I cannot decide what to paint after Orcs, Demons is front running, b/c bloodthirster and slaughter brute obvi.

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Post  squalie on Tue Oct 04, 2016 3:36 pm

Daemons don't have a Slaughterbrute, but you could easily justify putting one on a larger base and calling it a Soulgrinder.

I have a bunch of Nurgle Daemons for sale.

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Post  ScottRadom on Tue Oct 04, 2016 10:29 pm

What generation of Nurgle demons do you have Don?

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Post  squalie on Wed Oct 05, 2016 7:01 am

All new stuff. I think I'm going to stick with Khorne Slaanesh and get rid of the Nurgle Tzeentch stuff.

Glotkin model
30 Plaguebearers
Gutrot NIB
Nurgle Lord
6 Blight Flyes, 3 NIB
3 Nurglings

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Post  squalie on Sun Oct 16, 2016 12:56 pm

Ok crew, mostly finished, just need to do a few more details and clear coat them. I simply don't understand how I take crappy pictures. I move locations, lighting angles, phones, etc and they always look the same.

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