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SPACEFUTURE: Last of the Martians (50144, plus Zombiesmith and Hydra)

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Hydra's Zenithian Trooper 6, in a dynamic charge. Their boots are broad to gain purchase on the shifting red sands.

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Reaper's Alien Overlord with Tracker (50144) has a great cranium to go with the other Martians, but the powered suit it's wearing isn't much like the other Hydra Zenithians or the flowing robes of the Alien Overlord Boss (50197). So I took some cues from the Zombiesmith Psionic Turmoil Team I'd painted earlier. This is definitely an elite specialist. 

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Here are some better views of said Psionic Turmoil Team. They are a scrappy bunch of early-instars whose heads haven't even started rugosifying. One of them is shown giving the universal "Peace Among Worlds" signal.

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The whole of the Red Planet squad: 
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Cool bunch!

 

After giving the interstellar gesture for peace a fight broke out with the offended earthlings.

Clearly these barbarians didn't understand the good intentions of the landing crew.

 

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Another cool crew - love the stories behind these as well - I like how you took the diverse figures and made them all into a species!

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8 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

Cool bunch!

 

After giving the interstellar gesture for peace a fight broke out with the offended earthlings.

Clearly these barbarians didn't understand the good intentions of the landing crew.


We are the kind of uncivilized apes that still use words like "Belgium," after all...

 

6 hours ago, Iridil said:

Another cool crew - love the stories behind these as well - I like how you took the diverse figures and made them all into a species!

 
Thanks! Similar paint jobs are doing a lot of the work, but it does look like height, eye shrinkage, and head rugosity correlate pretty well here! Besides, with aliens. it's easy to handwave. Who KNOWS how their crazy life-cycles operate? 

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