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Darkseer
03-04-2006, 07:17
As some of you may be aware, I am playing StormTrooper154 in a 4000pt game between his Tyranids and my Deathwing.

This is going to be an incredible game, but first I have lots of painting to do and I didn't even finish my first Deathwing project log, did I?

Here's what I have to paint:

1 dreadnought
1 land raider
1 land raider prometheus
27 terminators

The army as a whole.
http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b135/AdamsMiniatures/Deathwing/dwtodo.jpg

Animerik
03-04-2006, 07:42
looking slick now paint paint and paint! twill be wonderous to see em all done later, also thought about a display board for them?

Darkseer
03-04-2006, 07:50
While some people may like display boards, I think they're a bit pointless. Besides, I don't have anywhere to store the damn thing. lol.

KayvaanShrike
03-04-2006, 08:21
yeah I agree with Animerik, paint, paint, paint!! Though please do keep us poor sods updated!

Darkseer
03-04-2006, 13:12
The land raiders are assembled and are currently having all the missed bits painted black.

http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b135/AdamsMiniatures/Deathwing/prometheus1.jpg
Painting is slow, because I have a cold/flu.

By the way, once the mega battle is finished, I will be selling 2 squads of Deathwing, a land raider, the land raider prometheus and a Mortis dread.

EDIT: I've lost my ******* paintbrush!
Oh well, off to the hobby shop tomorrow morning.

ilikebmxbikes
03-04-2006, 20:21
the land raider prometheus is dope. get it painted. dont forget to put on the stormbolter.

eldarlordx
03-04-2006, 20:40
looks great hope this thread continues could you do a tutorial how to paint the terminators like that

Darkseer
04-04-2006, 05:58
How Darkseer Paints Terminators: http://deathwing.homestead.com/page2.html

Scorpio
04-04-2006, 16:38
Lookin good Darkseer. I dont think you did finish your first log. O well you will finish this one:D

-Scorpio

Darkseer
04-04-2006, 16:57
I have to finish this one, otherwise StormTrooper154 will probably insert a scythed carnifex somewhere :S

Darkseer
05-04-2006, 08:47
I decided that I needed my Mortis to become a Venerable dreadnought

BEFORE
http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b135/AdamsMiniatures/Deathwing/morty1.jpg

AFTER
http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b135/AdamsMiniatures/Deathwing/vendred.jpg

Rygoth
05-04-2006, 17:31
What's your due date to have it all done? Liked the dread better as a Mortis, but understand that list needs sometimes trump figure coolness.

Lame Duck
05-04-2006, 17:47
You know, I really like BATTLE REPORTS, uh huh. BATTLE REPORTS are great, especially if it has pictures. Yeah a BATTLE REPORTs with pictures are nice.

hint hint


P.S verrry nice paint jobs, though they are a bit too clean for my liking.

Darkseer
05-04-2006, 17:56
Yes, there will be a battle report, complete with photos, pre-game rants and post-game rants.

The army needs to be finished for the weekend of the 27th of May.

The battle size has been reduced from 4000pts to 3000pts. We agreed we'd never finish our armies in time otherwise.

Melchor
05-04-2006, 18:03
I'm liking the shield on the dread's left shoulder. I wonder what part it is.

Consider it stolen. ;)

The Dragon Reborn
05-04-2006, 22:10
I have a battle with pictures, I am just to lazy to post it.

but maybe some more asking could kick me into gear

major_panic
06-04-2006, 07:08
IIRC that shield is the old Terminator sergeant power sword shield thing. You know, the bit that shielded the arm that held the power sword.

Darkseer
06-04-2006, 07:18
Yup, all my metal sgts (that I still have to paint) have these shields.

I figured that one of my dreadnoughts should have one. After all, the sgts are always the first to die.

eldarlordx
06-04-2006, 07:41
I have a battle with pictures, I am just to lazy to post it.

but maybe some more asking could kick me into gear

post it post it post it post it post it post it post it

Darkseer
06-04-2006, 07:55
I still have to do the final highlights on this guys feet.

http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b135/AdamsMiniatures/Deathwing%20to%20sell/mdred.jpg

He's being kept a little simpler than the other dreads because I'm selling him after the game.


21 terminators left to paint...

eldarlordx
08-05-2006, 19:33
I know this thread died, but a quick do you have your death all painted for the big battle yet.