There are a ton of ways to approach painting space marines beyond the standard Games Workshop method, this is one which I find a lot more freeing and enjoyable. It's not the only, or even the primary way that I paint up my space marines, but I recently painted two Intercessors as gifts using this … Continue reading Painting Intercessors: Wet-in-Wet
Harlequins are one of those model kits that I think every mini painting enthusiast thinks about painting at some point. They're so dynamic, and just detailed enough to be interesting while still leaving plenty up for interpretation, stellar design work on by GW. I've had the itch for a long time, but I never got … Continue reading Painting Tron-Inspired Harlequins
After discovering that the one and only Roman Lappat offers painting workshops only 30 minutes away from my home I had no excuse not to sign up! So this last weekend I finally attended a 3 day Beginner's Workshop in Augsburg, Germany. Over the course of the workshop I learned an incredible amount about base … Continue reading I went to a painting workshop!
Pregame: My Death Guard are taking the field opposite the Crimson Fists in a small 1000 point game to help my friend James get some practice in. He's a newer player, but doesn't want to play against a specifically toned-down list so that's why I'm bringing what I am. I haven't seen his list but … Continue reading Battle Report: Death Guard #1
I've gotta get these ideas out of my brain but haven't the time to write about any of them in depth. Death SpectresMorbid, occult badasses with a mysterious past and potent psychic powers whose homeworld happens to be in the vicinity of the Ghoul Stars, where the story of the Theta Companies is unfolding? Hell … Continue reading Data Dump #1
These are the forces of the Theta Companies that I'm working with, for gaming and storytelling purposes. I don't have models for everything listed, and from a narrative perspective there are several members of Theta-I spread throughout the ranks of the other companies, but this is a general overview of the state of things. Theta-II … Continue reading Theta Companies: Roster
The Alpha Legion has always, always been for the Emperor. The same cannot be said of any others, so we must be his ghosts in this dark night of the Imperium. There are still those among our number that remember the man who fought for unity and reason, we will not allow the Truth to … Continue reading The Theta Companies: An Overview