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January 30, 2016

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A Regiment is completed and a Horde is born

by PeterG

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I recently completed enough Hasslefree Miniatures crossbow armed dwarfs to assemble the second Regiment for my Kings of War force.  Since it was pretty much the same process as the first one I don’t see any reason to go through all the steps though I did document it.  I didn’t add a musician to this unit mostly because I could decide neither what instrument I wanted to use nor which figure to convert.  In the end, not to decide is to decide and apparently I prefer no musician for this Regiment.  That’s alright, the other half of the Horde has a drummer.

 

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Ready for action

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Front View

XBow2SideL

Left Side

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Back View

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Right Side

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Finally, a bird’s eye view

 

A very attractive unit that I am sure will hold it’s own on the battle field. It fits in nicely with the overall army look as well as looking like it is half of the other unit.

 

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The Scibor pieces really add so much character while visually unifying the force.

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Sometimes you feel like two regiments.

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Sometimes you don’t!

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Rather pleased with how well these two actually fit together visually. Might be time for a larger group portrait of the entire force.  Maybe after the Berserkers.

 

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Steady on, Lads, take aim…

...and heed the call of the drum roll.

…and heed the call of the drum roll.

 

I think I’ve painted enough of this color scheme for a while.  In fact, might have to change it up completely and paint some Forge Fathers for Deadzone and Warpath.  Gotta admit, rather stoked about the possibilities offered by science fiction unit bases and vehicles.

 

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  1. Jan 30 2016

    The helmets are quite striking and help give the unit a lot of contrast with the base.

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    • PeterG
      Jan 30 2016

      Thanks!

      Reply

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