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
With the weather being awful recently, I have been unable to undercoat the last two scenery prices for my half year project and so I have taken the opportunity to keep my finger on the hobby pulse by building some Imperial Guard (Astra Militarum) models. I remember back in my youth when Games Workshop showed … Continue reading Praetorian XXIV Imperial Guard
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
A recent game night saw us once again return to the madness of the multiplayer kill team game at the game club. Previous games have all been set upon a Space Hulk and teams of players have had to work together to claim the center ground, destroy statues or grab crates, all while dealing with … Continue reading Abandon Ship!