I lost the game.
Let it be known! Samantha and I had a competition painting our first Warhammer 40k miniatures and after a busy two weeks of her working on her art business and me fixing stuff around the house that shouldn’t be broken – we’re done. We wanted to let you decide who you thought did the best (vote for Chris!)
The rules were short and sweet:
- Only five days of actual painting were allowed (due to art commissions, Samantha had nowhere as much free time to paint as I did.)
- The paints had to come from the Citadel Hobby Starter Set.
- The loser has to base coat all the other miniatures.
Here are the pictures! Who do you think did a better job? Vote in the comments.
– The Quality
Let’s talk about the quality of Warhammer 40K products. Keep in mind, the majority of what I have seen has been either from the Dark Vengeance starter box or someone’s personal army set up for a game. Continue reading “Warhammer 40k: Lessons Learned”
A short update for now. I still suck at painting. I’ve had to re-coat my Chaos Space Marine Chosen and start painting over again after a failed color scheme. After a bit of research, I found a painted version of the miniature I am working on and I’m copying the color scheme as best I can. While I learn anyway. Continue reading “How do I paint at Warhammer?”
I have made a horrible mistake! Not a bad mistake, a good one. I bought a starter box for Warhammer 40,000 over the weekend. With all my experiences and familiarity with role-playing games, there are two areas I am sorely lacking in knowledge – miniature games and card games. Continue reading “So … that Warhammer 40,000 thing”