Well, you can't play a Bart/Galleon list without a Galleon...so here's the guy I built to Batten Down the Hatches!This is a step-by-step post, so let's start with the model. All right...I have to admit, I don't like the look of the damn thing. I find it kind of ... 

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[How-to Tuesday] Extreme Behemoth Build

The Extreme Behemoth.  It’s a mark of status among the Khador players, and it’s a project that has many variations.

The Behemoth is a character Warjack that is … well, it’s huge and armored and bristling with weapons:

Hailed as the ultimate Khadoran warjack, the Behemoth exemplifies the best qualities of Khadoran design: extremely heavy armor, a ... 

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Plarzoid

Spud’s done it again!

Those of you who read my Templecon Battle Reports will remember the amazing collection of custom Journeyman Warcasters converted and sculpted by Captain Spud.

Well, he’s posted up pictures and words on how he did these awesome models, and you should definitely go check it out, ... 

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Plarzoid

[How-to Tuesday] Freehand Cygnus

I know this is coming out late in the day, but since it’s still Tuesday, I figure it still counts.  So there.

One of the things I did for the Titan Exchange was a Hunter for friend Northblade, of Hobby Hysteria.

I knew I wanted to do freehand on that nice clean top of the hunter, ... 

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Plarzoid

Reblog: Journeyman Tips

Ron, over at Mini Armies, Huge Time Sink has several great tips for those heading into a Journeyman League, or painting under a crunch.  Which I will be, soon.

Check it out here: LINK

His tips are great, and he knows what he’s talking about – his painting not only looks great, but he can ... 

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So, my last project for our local Journeyman League was a large unit. The requirement was to paint a unit of at least 10 figures. Well, I had Alexia and the Risen sitting around. Now, Alexia starts the game with 9 Risen in play...but she can accumulate up to 20 by gathering corpses. The box ... 

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Ron

[Tutorial] Paint with Secret Weapon Washes

I’m always on the lookout for new painting techniques and today’s tutorial comes courtesy of Hand Cannon Online. Check out their tutorial on painting models strictly using washes. I’ve used a variation of this technique with my Tohaa and it’s paying dividends. I was able to knock out 7 models with minimum time spent at ... 

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Plarzoid

Tutorial Shoutouts

So, I don’t have a How-to Tuesday article for you today.  Today’s slot was reserved for the off-chance that the Extreme Ghetorix tutorials took longer than expected.  I want to maintain my posting momentum, though, so I figured I would share some hobby related resources with you.

Ichiban Studios

I recently found this channel on YouTube, while ... 

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Plarzoid

[Ht:T] Finished GhetorExtreme

Well, here we are at the final installment of the Ghetorix Extreme conversion.

Last time, I had mentioned that the side panels on the head were too thick. I needed to add some Circle armor patterns to them, but it’s too difficult to remove GS cleanly, so I decided to remove them.  I liked the look, ... 

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[Ht:T] Extreme Ghetorix (Part 2)

After assembly comes the task of gap-filling and working the converted pieces into the base model.

Here’s the two tools I’m using for 99% of this.  The silver tool is from the P3 sculpting set.  The other tool is a Colour Shaper, and it’s actually made for painting, but ... 

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