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You can't spell Additional Projects without ADD so I thought I'd build a Gundam Kit last week then cruise smoothly into some Zombie board game pieces.

 

I started out with 12 zombies from the Zombicide (original) game. These are sort of a proof of concept too see just how "messy" I could make these and still be happy with them. Turns out, pretty messy.

 

I have a board game prejudice in that, while I like to game with painted minis, I just don't like to spend time on something that will get handled that much. So, I speed paint (still not too speedy) and use Army Painter Dip brushed on when applicable. The coat protects the paint so I feel that its dual purpose makes it an acceptable tool in board games pieces.

 

As most people will tell you, "they look better in person..." well... they mostly do. Here they are in their natural environment, a Zombicide game tile.

 

Zomb1.jpg

 

I've tried to keep the clothes mostly random since there are 8 of each pose in the box. The above are four each of three poses. Like most zombie mobs, I think the affect gets better as you add more to the shamble (or whatever a group of zombies is called).

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I believe it's a 'congress' of zombies.

 

Individually they won't do too much damage, but get enough together in the same place and it's a real mess.

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I believe it's a 'congress' of zombies.

 

Individually they won't do too much damage, but get enough together in the same place and it's a real mess.

I though Congress was a zombie enclave. Thanks for clarifying. Lol :-)

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I have a board game prejudice in that, while I like to game with painted minis, I just don't like to spend time on something that will get handled that much.

 

Zomb1.jpg

 

 

 

I agree with you so loud, if I was any louder, you'd think I was flamin' you.

 

Nice work, btw. And far more appealing to game with than the standard unpainteds the game came with.

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