Sunday, 27 April 2014

Astra militarum

Hi all

So long time no update. Real life sometimes takes a hold and for various family reasons my hobby time had been cut to nothing. However in the last couple of weeks I've managed to get a few hours here and there for painting. The new astra militarum codex has gripped me and I am looking at a small platoon for my grey knights as allies ( or maybe the other way round?)

Anyway, here you go.





3 comments:

  1. Yay, an update!

    All I can say is that I really like that colour scheme. While black armour is done to death, the red-brown cloth looks great, especially on the basic trooper where there's an almost equal amount of armour and cloth.

    Looking forward to seeing more! :)

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  2. Knowing you're a space wolves player, how do you feel the scions kit would fare for wolf scouts (perhaps mixed with the space marine scout kit, and wolfed up appropriately)?

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  3. Thanks for comments here guys. To be honest the scion kit was a slight letdown. technically the kit is outstanding but the designs just don't quite pop for me. One is way too millitary. i really don't think a beret should be anywhere near 40k. Like wise the mechanical heads just aren't quite there in terms of their design. The armour is also a little fussy, almost like traitor guard. So overall a bit many bits and pieces of everything.

    In terms of using them for wolf scouts I think they may be a bit too millitary. The legs would work and maybe the arms. Worth a try I guess, not something I have seen before.

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