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You captured the dark gritty look of the DKoK perfectly!

The basing really complements the minis.

Which colour did you use for the gasmasks?

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8 hours ago, Iridil said:

Nice subdued, gritty colors while keeping details distinct.

 

23 hours ago, Lostraven said:

I like the subdued pallet. It reminds me of the muted tones in Band of Brothers or Saving Pvt Ryan.

 

On 2/25/2020 at 9:28 PM, Glitterwolf said:

You captured the dark gritty look of the DKoK perfectly!

 

Yeah. It came more as an accident than a planned thing. But that's okay. It's fitting.

 

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The basing really complements the minis.

 

Well - there's not much variation in a burned down, totally destroyed city. So I think it's quite fitting.

 

 

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Which colour did you use for the gasmasks?

 

VMC German Camo Beige as base, and in mixture with a little white for the highlights and then a Agrax Earthshade as a wash. Nothing really serious.

 

A dark grey for the eyes, light grey for the "highlights" and then a wash using blue wash first and then a green wash.

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8 hours ago, SisterMaryNapalm said:

 

VMC German Camo Beige as base, and in mixture with a little white for the highlights and then a Agrax Earthshade as a wash. Nothing really serious.

 

A dark grey for the eyes, light grey for the "highlights" and then a wash using blue wash first and then a green wash.

 

Thx, usually I see brown or black gasmasks on minis like this.

I find the colours you used refreshing and it breaks down the darker look just enough to stand out.

Great choice as far as I'm concerned.

 

I hope the recipient will like them, I would be happy with an army looking like that.

 

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On 2/27/2020 at 8:09 AM, Glitterwolf said:

I hope the recipient will like them, I would be happy with an army looking like that.

 

 

He did. More to come

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2 hours ago, SisterMaryNapalm said:

 

He did. More to come

 Awesome!

Will there also be vehicles/heavy weaponry?

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15 minutes ago, SisterMaryNapalm said:

 

 

It's the DKoK, isn't it?

 

 

Looking forward to it!

 

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Love the weathering on the FLAK...it looks like it's seen several near-misses in a dusty, ash-choked hellscape. And those soldiers are bleak and distressed in a great forever-war way. 
(I'm also looking forward to the armored Krupp-looking mortars you have coming up.) 

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