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Goggalors pledge thread. (25 models down)

Discussion in 'The Tale of X Gamers' started by Goggalor, Jul 7, 2010.

  1. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    My plaedge is:

    20 ork boyz
    5 nobz
    3 deffcopters
    warboss
    SM captain
    5 honour guard
    10 devastators
    10 veterans
    20 tactical marines
    10 scouts
    10 death company
    5 sanguinary guard
    10 terminators
    5 marine bikers
    5 assault marines
    dreadnaught

    10 skeletons


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    Orks still to be built. Today is spary can day and the grey should become black.
     
  2. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black)

    Well thats undercoating done now to paint. This may take longer.

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  3. Xaret

    Xaret Ghoul

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Looking like a lot of work! Good to see you've made a start though, good luck with it :D
     
  4. Santawraith

    Santawraith Moderator Staff Member True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    So we are allowed to start painting the models now or on the 18th im confused. Btw it is a intresting paint scheme what are you going for out of curiosity.
     
  5. Big D Von Carstein

    Big D Von Carstein Skeleton

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    I thought it was the 18th. We were allowed to clean and prep before then
     
  6. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    oops got that bit wrong then. have started these will take them out of my pledge then!
     
  7. Onikaigo

    Onikaigo Vampire Lord True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Jumping the gun! Tsk tsk tsk! =)

    Yes, we're starting on the 18'th. Sorry for the confusion!

    Nice to see you're so eager, though. It makes my black heart smile.
     
  8. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    thats alright, the offending post has been deleted and will hold my brush back for a bit longer. thanks
     
  9. Santawraith

    Santawraith Moderator Staff Member True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Sorry goggalor I didnt mean to make ya get in trouble or upset ya. Was just checking to see if i could start I feel the same antcipation goggalor.
     
  10. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    thats alright, i just missed that date bit, its fine. just have to hold back abit.
     
  11. Santawraith

    Santawraith Moderator Staff Member True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    So goggalor you started now right, Look foward to seeing more of your awsome work.
     
  12. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Aha it begins now. same pic as on my DS blog but here is what i have started on. Unfortunately i have to get some lizardmen done for monday so this will be taking a back seat for a week. if i can keep my hands off it.

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  13. Santawraith

    Santawraith Moderator Staff Member True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Love how the colors all blend together I never thought they would look good together. I hope ya well with them lizards, and I look forward to seeing your marines back on the hunt. Beautiful job so far.
     
  14. uga bug

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    I love the grot!
    the sergeant is just looking at him as if-'wtf is this thing doing?'.

    I like the colour scheme as well-also haven't seen it before which raises it in my opinions!
     
  15. Disciple of Nagash

    Disciple of Nagash The Perverted One Staff Member TVC II GM

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Very nice termies! The purple works great and the grot looks like it is about to crap itself xD
     
  16. Sanai

    Sanai Stylish Deviant True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (I want it painted black, with a bit of purple)

    Nice, interesting colour scheme and good paint job. Love the dioramic feel of the grot and sergeant and the use of forge world red scorpion bitz.
     
  17. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

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    Terminators down. Basing to do but i have no idea what to do them on. I love the red scorpion stuff and have got a whole pile of it. Also saves me from having to hand paint the icons. I like the large bases that terms come in as it allows you to do stuff like have a grot on it. I thought i would be a bit of a mismatch but told a little story. And damn the lizards for a bit.
     
  18. Santawraith

    Santawraith Moderator Staff Member True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

    I love the terminators they look even better finished. I just finished three bat swarms myself. and am pleased how they came out. But looking at your termies makes me jelous. So whats your little store on the mismatch
     
  19. Boo

    Boo Vampire Lord True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

    Nice choice of colours on the Termies! Crisp and cleanly painted. Good work!

    About the base, how about basing them with some sort of desert stuff? Not just sand, but rocks and bushes and stuff? I like the contrast between the marines and the base as it looks now.
     
  20. Xaret

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

    Desert Bases would indeed look cool, as Boo said. The best way to look at the bases is to think about the background and story of your chapter (which looks effing awesome btw). Where do they usually fight? Try to come up with a story that fits the bases, adds a little something. Also bec ause the purple colour is so distinctive you should decide on a base type and colour that fits well in with the colour, maybe a dark stone perhaps?
     
  21. Disciple of Nagash

    Disciple of Nagash The Perverted One Staff Member TVC II GM

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

    Superb job. As Boo said, the painting it nice and crisp and the colours work really well together. Seeing that makes we want to get painting mine now xD
     
  22. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

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    As i have a cold and don't feel like doing anything productive i have done some more painting. These are my devastators, they are not finished as they need highlighting, tidying and finishing off.

    The Chapter fights on a scrub world, mainly as everything i have is desert based. I want to get some long straw grass to put on the bases and am waiting till i want more stuff to order to get it. The guy with the cup needs quite a bit of work as his cabling looks quite poor. thanks
     
  23. Santawraith

    Santawraith Moderator Staff Member True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

    I am very impressed with your devestator squad. The guy with the cup is just so cool. I love how you added dark angels cloaks for a mysterious feel to the army. Least that is how it comes across to me. The straw grass will be great added to them I think. I do it on my Chaos marines and it makes them look good. Best of luck beating the cold, It is never fun to feel like that.
     
  24. Goggalor

    Goggalor Necromancer

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    some orks to do. rather than finish my SMs. I have lost one of the nobz models so am a model down on them and none of is glued yet so that still needs to be done.
     
  25. Boo

    Boo Vampire Lord True Blood

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    RE: Goggalors pledge thread. (5 models down)

    Ah, the awesome 40k starter pack. :D I had two of those badboys at home, 40 boyz, 6 koptas and 10 nobz with two warbosses. They make a great little army. Not to talk about the SM side with a termy squad and a dreadnought! :D

    Great progress on the Devs, the desertbases are going to look really good with the minis.
     

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