Recently Browsing 0 members
No registered users viewing this page.
I started my Benedikt Project. It is going to be a present for my brother Benedikt.
I assume this guy will take me a very along time. The mini sits on my desk for s long time but Progress is slow. Maybe Posting here will get me some Motivation.
I will try a style with stark contrasts of light and dark like some of Frazettas works.
The mini will get a special Base but that is a long was to go.
So lets get started.
The subset called "knights" in the Bones 4 core set.
These are NPC or henchmen-types. Wait a minuite! Do I really think that just because they have covered faces? Dang!
I chose to use plain white capes, loincloths and so forth as a common denominator, which let them all have their own individual livery colours.
At least the unarmoured fencing instructor has more than a stick this time around when the white cloaks come. What do we say to the god of death?
These also seem to be new sculpts for this KS.
Come to think of it, this lot should be good proxies for Kings of War Vanguard Basileans.
Reaper Miniatures, Bones 4 KS 2017
Sculpted by ??
30mm round lipped bases
should be available from reapermini.com some time in the future
This old Games Workshop mini is from about 1986. I think I had gotten him in a pack of minis because I have several others from the same line. I think I bought the pack mainly for this guy. He was my favorite, and I painted him solid black with silver trim.
This time, I went with copper colored armor. A long time ago I wasn’t down with the big snake on his head so I chopped it off. I used paperclip and some contour putty to resculpt it here. The shield glued on to a round knob on his fist. Trying to figure out how to incorporate that unconcealable circle on the shield, I went with a simple eye motif.
Please let me know regarding the flaming sword. I made the flame with hot glue. I think flames are brightest/hottest at the base and fade to black smoke at the top. I’m not sure how well this paint job imitates Fire, so comments on how to improve would be greatly appreciated.
Can it be that I'm the only one excited about THIS business?
One of the first RPG systems. One of the stepping stones that launched Steve Jackson's career. The ancestor of the venerable GURPS. They're bringing back Liz Danforth, the original illustrator, and reworking and refurbishing the whole enchilada.
Article on Boing Boing linked here.
And it's BACK.
Why are you not all immediately funding this?
Who's Online 10 Members, 0 Anonymous, 35 Guests (See full list)