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Well, I posted up my squad Lorenzo as I painted them up. But when I finished off Squad Gideon, they didn't get photographed right away.
So, here they are. I had a bit of a block going into this set, as I wanted to have something subtle show the difference between the two squads, without making them look like they were from a different chapter. In the end I chose to make all of the jewels a different color (Lorenzo's squad has blue jewels, rather than the green ones here).
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Also, I updated my Librarian Calistarius. I had originally painted him with metallic metals, and without dark lining. Last thing I did on the set was paint him in Non metallic metals to match the rest of the Space Hulk set.
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Mind-boggling. You've really done the detail justice.

 

Thanks. That was definitely the challenge with these minis. They're so overloaded with detail, there's a clear need to make them all pop, but it is easy to leave them poorly composed.

 

I think one thing that helped is I went with pure black for the lining on all of these minis. I think it helps the details stand out against the dark armor.

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