So 2021 has started with a bit of a bang, as I've finished my first model of the year right out of the starting gate. I've currently got two squads of Space Marines on the go, but after seeing Ann's challenge over at Ann's Immaterium I decide to start on a brand new model. I've … Continue reading First model of the year!
I've finished the first vehicle for my new Astra Militarum force, and it's an Armoured Sentinel. Having as of yet never played with Astra Militarum, I have no idea what Sentinels are like on the battlefield. I however, absolutely love them. I think it stems from them looking like a complete rip off of AT-STs … Continue reading Armoured Sentinel
The final unit of my 9th edition Catachan patrol is now finished. These guys will keep themselves close to the Catachan Commander and act as his bodyguards. After building these guys, I had some parts left over to make one more model, so I made another Commander so I now have a choice. Commander Hawk … Continue reading Catachan Command Squad
Another unit is finished for my Catachan Jungle Fighters army. These heavy bolter weapons teams also have the option of swapping their heavy bolters for autocannons. I've now only got the command squad to go and I will have completed my planned patrol army.
This week I've finally managed to finish my Catachans. I've worked on these guys during the lockdown and they were mostly finished except for their bases. These are the two squads that were at this stage. First up is just a normal 10 man guardsmen squad: The second squad is a Veterans squad so plenty … Continue reading Catachan Jungle Fighters
After re-reading the battle report from White Dwarf 222: The Last Stand at Glazer's Creek, I've been inspired to paint some Praetorian Imperial Guardsmen. The original models are no longer available from the Games Workshop website and purchasing from eBay would be far too expensive, but there are plenty of head options available to use … Continue reading Test Imperial Guard Scheme