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DSM Modded Mage, Cyr Prepares to Be a Mean DM

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The pictures suck but eh, whatever. I'll see about getting better ones when it is done.

 

This is a "sorry I was a dick to your character" figure because I'm about to be a dick to this player's character. But I'm running a necromancy campaign and he's a priest of death who is scared of dying, and the villains are known to kidnap people who might be useful... too tempting of a backstory to mess with and the player is cool with character deaths. Heh. 

 

Anyway. Aside from that the character is Super Magicky and has an Aussie magpie as a familiar (making the bird a PITA to paint). 

 

The figure is the Stephanie Law Male Mage by Dark Sword, and the crow on a rock from the kickstarter. I clipped the staff off the mage, and glued the hand into place facing downward. After removing the bird from the rock, I attached it with much frustration, glue, and greenstuff. I also yanked it off the base and put it on this one from either MicroArtStudio or Secret Weapon (forgot which). 

 

The character wears black and gray and red and has black hair. And a black and white bird. Great. And he's pale. 

 

OSL: magic on ground from below - red. Magic in hand - teal. Moonlight from above - white with wee bit of blue. 

 

Almost done, not quite. Don't tell my IRL friends! No spoilers!

 

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47 minutes ago, Darcstaar said:

That’s very evocative!  I love all the light sources.

 

I pretty much ignored all standard shading and highlighting, and went for the OSL. I put a black base coat on the black parts, and a dark gray (slight blue) on the under-tunic and the pants. Then went to town with the OSL. Only the side of his face and part of the arm with the bird have much for standard light (they're away from the other sources enough).

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