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Mechanicus Think Tank

Mechanicus Think Tank

Inspired by the Necrons’ Triarch Stalker, I kitbashed far too many Sentinels into a similar looking model for my remaining loyal Mechanicus forces.

Opposing to my former inspiration, the construct went sneakingly away from the Stalker and eventually beared an accidental resemblance to the Tachikoma from Ghost in the Shell with a multi-barreled autocannon array. Still not certain, with which rules the walker shall be fielded, but the “rule of cool” is definitely included:  Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on 31. July 2014 in Horus Heresy, Warhammer 40k

 

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Jade Hawks Wolflord WIP

Jade Hawks Wolflord WIP

Despite my remaining Clockworkers’ protests I deferred their next paint session until the weekend and instead began building my first model for the Jade Hawks: the Wolflord. His bike is from the Dark Vengeance Bike Sergeant for the robed legs (which will be used for every character in the army – Khan, Chapter Master, Librarian & Wolflord).

Cutting off the Ravenwing banners and concealing them with a Space Wolves icon ought to be the only modification along removed Ravenwing symbols. But after preparing the Wolflord’s torso to fit with the original handlebar, it just wasn’t possible. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on 25. July 2014 in Warhammer 40k

 

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Side project: Jade Hawks

Side project: Jade Hawks

And now for something completely different: I recently acquired 15 dirt cheap Dark Vengeance Bikes at 2€ each and decided to build a BikeStar army for 40k. With its low model count and easy to paint Space Marine models a viable choice to recover from an overdose of daemonforged mechadendrites, red paint and other nightmares of a Dark Mechancus army.

Some theory crafting via BattleScribe later and I had a solid list as base, including three different detachments thanks to the new way of composing armies in the 7th edition: Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on 23. July 2014 in Warhammer 40k

 

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