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Please see the main post here for rules, questions and general chatter, while using this thread to keep a list of links to your show-offs or show-off related comments in a single post: A reminder to please adhere to miniatures posting guidelines as usual.
http://forum.reapermini.com/index.php?/topic/78657-resolutionary-painting-challenge-2018-chatterquestions/
All the information you need should be here.

Due to the revised format, there will be more than one bonus challenge available for this month. Including a "Hard mode" which Is some combination that may or may not have a source behind it.

Your challenge is: 8!

Bonus Challenge: The First!

Frostbite:
Considering the sheer cold that's gripping most of us as of this posting: Paint a mini that looks like they've been outside in the winter a little too long - snow in the hair, icicles on shields, etc. Have fun with it

Bonus Challenge: The Second!

Our annual challenge returns. February Fingerpaint! 
This is pretty self explanatory. 
Nobrush.jpg.22f33c2a125bbe58b196ce097bccd9b1.jpg

Hard Mode Challenge!
Pending...


Good luck

The game is made up and the points don't matter

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For my first personal challenge this year I will be forcing myself to paint all the contents of the latest mantic crazy bobbys crazy box of craziness that I ordered in a moment of black friday weakness. A total of 126 (or 138, if casualties and spruefiller animals are counted) semi-random older mantic minis. I should hopefully be done by easter...

anybody interested in the long version with ramblings and ranting can look that up my blog via the link in my signature. I will be entering the results in the rpchallenge before returning to my regular schedule of semi-random minis.

 

1: The DreadBall RefBot

 

3: The Asterian Cyphers

6: The Plague Hounds

 

 

 

Completed so far from the Mantic CRAZY BOBBY’S CRAAAZZY BONANZA BOX OF CRAZINESS!!!!*

 

10/126 +(0/12 casualties / small animals etc))

 

 

*actual name of this box on the invoice

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First points done! 

 

I speed painted a bit today! Alright, a lot-a-bit. 

 

I feel like I cheated a bit with the speed paints...but I'll count them.

Current Points:
9/8

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gahhh. WHY DOES ENTER SUBMIT POSTS??
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OK... Maybe if I post a plan I'll keep up.

 

1. Fingerpainted Reaper Bones Owlbear

http://forum.reapermini.com/index.php?/topic/78865-fingerpainted-owlbear-77156/&tab=comments#comment-1675309 (Jan 14 2018)

2 - 5. 4 Reaper Skeleton warriors (from the shelf of shame)

6. Ral Partha Treasure Skeleton (also shelf of shame)

7. Frozen Darksword LE Sorceress 

8. Bomber Sophie

extra credit ReaperCon 2017 HOF scarecrow and Fighter from unknown mfg from shelf of shame.

 

 

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