Sunday, March 24, 2013

Star Marines for Fireteam Andromeda

 Heavy support for the army
I've painted up a few 15mm Irregular Star Marines. They might not be the best sculpts ever but I think they're OK and do the job just fine. And they came to me at a decent price (=0). So I can't complain.


They'll be used in a set of rules by my mate of http://terminusnebula.blogspot.com/ called Fireteam Andromeda.



Painting was done quickly with a sponge, wash of sepia, white highlights and then details.

For snow bases I tried using a mix of PVA, water, water effects and Games Workshop snow flock.. It didn't really pan out the way I hoped, so I'm still looking for a way to to that. You live, you learn.

I decided to paint a single squad in a different scheme. They could obviously be used as elites then...

I'm quite happy with the gun turret I converted from an old coffee capsule, a stick from flying base, a wooden pellet and a warmachine base. 
 This is the command for the army. I decided that each squad will have a different colour.



4 comments:

  1. I love the snow cam :-)

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  2. Wow, those look great. Your paint job is fantastic. Thanks for sharing!

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