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Altered the trolls mallets a bit.

 

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Basecoated some dwarves.  The archers paint scheme is the first that I'm not super happy with but I think it will do.  Unlike the first two tries.

 

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Visited my brother over the weekend and after showing my nephew the hills I made out of the foam I got from his family for Christmas as well as some based 10mm stuff he insisted that the orcs be reinforced by a 28mm version and the dwarves would get a big stompy robot.

 

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Lines removed from LotR as being too silly.  "Orcsssssss we haaaateeees them.  They squirt lemon juice in our eyes.  Yeesss.  My Preciousssss."

 

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But maybe I can do lidless eyes (which I tried before and didn't like)...  This is just practice before I paint the shields to cover my messy drybrushing.

 

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Opinions?  Do people like the large or smaller "eyelashes"?  

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Made a lot of progress in basing the units.

 

Dwarves:

 

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Orcs:

 

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I think the orcs need some kind of wash on the dirt and probably add some flock too.  Not as much stuck to the filler compared to the textured paint on the dwarves.  You might notice that the bases of the armored dwarves needed the filler.  

 

After that, I'll add a couple turfs to each base.

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Incoming photo dump

 

Put a wash on the orc bases and then put on some tufts to try and hid any bases that were showing.
Then I took some closeups.  Probably should have put a 28mm figure there for scale.
 
Half Trolls
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Uruks
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Wolf riders
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Archers
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Armored and Mounted Dwarves
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Rangers
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Crossbows
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Spears
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Double handed axes
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Axes
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Put some base coats on the command figs.  Also need to work on flags and pendants which I've never done before.  Any advice?
 
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