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Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 12:41
I'm contemplating as my 2nd Fantasy army the Vampire Counts (note not End Times) and fancy a Vampire Lord on foot.

I remember from my youth a model in White Dwarf I absolutely adored as a Vampire but it's out of production. He was in plate armour and had a sword in his right arm (raised to his shoulder, point forward?) And a shield. Could someone provide a picture of said model or link me to a source I can buy it or a sell me the damn thing?

Charity is approved and begging is not beyond me.


Lord Damocles
12-12-2014, 12:47
How long ago was your youth?

This guy? (https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=blood+dragon+vampire&biw=1366&bih=673&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=o-OKVN_FLdLLaPmegpgO&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ#facrc=_&imgdii=_&imgrc=5WrTbeaFIsbzRM%253A%3BIhk0r9R7WOqbJM%3Bhttp% 253A%252F%252Fwww.themoneywolves.be%252Fimages%252 FModels%252FVC%252FCountFoot.jpg%3Bhttp%253A%252F% 252Fwww.themoneywolves.be%252FFantasy%252FArmies%2 52FVampireCounts.htm%3B576%3B768)

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 12:56
That's the guy! Legend! I love that model. I'll have to find out the product number or something to buy him?

Lord Damocles
12-12-2014, 13:07
He's a 6th edition Blood Dragon (there was a mounted version too), by Alex Hedstrom/Aly Morrison.

eBay (none there at the moment) or the trading forum are probably the most likely ways to get hold of him nowadays.

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 13:24
6th edition, that is about 10 years (21 at point of sale) but I thought I was younger than that!

Thanks a bunch though, it'll help me track it down.

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 14:06
http://www.google.com/search?q=6th+edition+warhammer+blood+dragon&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=d_WKVMZOhe9S1OSDiAc&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=533&bih=295#tbm=isch&q=6th+edition+warhammer+blood+dragon+vampire&facrc=_&imgrc=5sI6GIcfsmTooM%253A%3BoTu7eGTUyJK3BM%3Bhttp% 253A%252F%252Fwww.warseer.com%252Fforums%252Fattac hment.php%253Fattachmentid%253D117851%2526d%253D13 15833190%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fwww.warseer.com%252F forums%252Fshowthread.php%253F317303-Need-help-to-identify-Blood-Dragon-Vampire%3B998%3B590

Actually it's the third model from the left. He's actually what I meant I just remembered it wrong!

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 17:37
I want boh Vampires to be fair. I guess I'll just scour the eBay vendors until now and the real End Times.

12-12-2014, 17:51
Jep, that came to my mind too when i read your task, but hesitated to write down because you confirmed the other model to be it. I believe its a 5th edition model and i have been looking for it on ebay too. Prepare to pay a little more then for your ordinary metal character for that one.

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 18:42
May the best geek win the ebay battle in that case.

Or me if I'm not the best ;)

12-12-2014, 19:21
If you are from Idaho i won´t be any competition for you or vice versa, presuming that you have an equivalent high shipping fee from europe as i have from the US^^

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 20:30
From England matey. Idaho is just an amazing character I love.

12-12-2014, 20:55
oh... i see.... *deviously opens new tab to ebay* :shifty:

Captain Idaho
12-12-2014, 21:58
There is a ready painted version on eBay along with Isabella. I personally want an unpainted version but what can you do eh?

13-12-2014, 09:08
Well oven cleaner is a good start :D