Thursday, 14 June 2012

Storm Talons and Tactical Squads and Land Speeders, oh my.

By jingo tis a trifle dusty!
A fairly bite-sezed update for you... so I have been added into a campaign run by the esteemed Aaron of Black Library fame - 850pts and a Tale of Many Gamers style approach.

This month's pledge is to build and paint Tactical Squad Chilon (I've been re-working some of my Marines and Sergeants to have lovely sculpted shoulder pads); it's going well so far:
My paint station is a tip
Apologies for the shitty images - however I've got 8 out of the 10 Marines built, 2 of which are finished and the other 6 are in various stages of completeness.

Look at his drum mag. Drum mags rule.

And that's not all. I've impulse-bought a Storm Talon, and I'm shamelessly borrowing Red's idea to convert it slightly and make it look less like an Orca from Command & Conquer, and a bit more like an actual aircraft. I'm pretty happy with the wip so far:

So that's what I've been up to. Short but sweet, I know. I also finished the FW Moloc model to accompany my Enkomi, below - I;ll try and get some non-sucky images for you.