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PostSubject: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeWed 20 Apr 2016 - 22:26

After I started painting my Reikland warband I decided to start an Undead warband as well.  My now defunct Vampire Counts army provided a great place to start and I only needed to add a few new models and rebase the rest.  So I figured I would post some photos of the models I plan to use for the warband. They all have some degree of conversion work, whether large or small.  Please let me know what you think!

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Vampire
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Dreg 1
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Dreg 2
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Dreg 3
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 21 Apr 2016 - 4:57

Great start to a warband! The necromancer is very well done zombie
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 21 Apr 2016 - 6:43

Awesome looking conversions! I really like the skeleton dreg look, and you have great greenstuff skills. The necromancer is particularly exceptional! Can't wait to see more!
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 21 Apr 2016 - 22:17

Great kitbashing. Also like Sigvald as a vampire a lot. I have seen his vulture before, where was that bit fro again?
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeFri 22 Apr 2016 - 1:05

Thanks guys appreciate the feedback. I love that Sigvald mini he is one of my favorites and I think he is perfect as a vampire. The necromancer was originally designed to be an alternate Henreich Kemmler in my Fantasy army, I really disliked the actual sculpt.

I bought that vulture bit by itself a few years back I couldn't tell you exactly what kit it was from. All I know is it was from a Fantasy Tomb Kings kit.
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeFri 22 Apr 2016 - 2:09

TERRIFIC! The Skeletons, in particular, are OUTSTANDING minis. The Chaos Guy/Vampire is one of those miniatures that I've never been fond of; HOWEVER, he has definite potential as a Creature of the Night. AND  the Necromancer is just plain UBERCOOL. Have FUN with the painting et al!   thumbsup
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 5 May 2016 - 8:20

Nice conversions mate lets see some paint on em
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeMon 28 Nov 2016 - 19:59

Finished these 12 ghouls recently.  I was going for a Freddy Krueger look and I'm really happy with these.  Just have to finish up the bases.

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COOL GHOULS! I really like the eyes. The rest of the brushwork is SPLENDID...nice blood effect. VERY NICELY DONE!   thumbsup
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeTue 29 Nov 2016 - 0:58

Great work on the ghouls. They are my favourite ghoul models because they are lean and hungry-looking, but still a little human. You've painted them nicely.

The vulture comes from the Tomb Guard box set.
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeTue 29 Nov 2016 - 1:05

Great work on the ghoulies zombie zombie
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They look they mean bushiness. Twisted Evil

Also well educated. Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeMon 17 Jul 2017 - 17:56

Okay so after a serious Mordheim hiatus I finally got around to polishing off my Undead Warband.  I plan to run this Warband with a Vampire and Necromancer and a lot of Ghouls, trying to make them Heroes as soon as possible.  The rest of the Warband will be Dire Wolves and a Werewolf.  I'm not using any Zombies which may or may not work out for me...we'll see.  Although I did convert a few skeleton warriors to use as Zombies just in case I need them due to my Necromancer's spells.  I decided also not to use the Dregs I had converted...I just really love my Ghouls and want to see four of them as Heroes.

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Ghouls with rocks:
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Ghouls with weapons:
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I need to paint up the skeletons I'm going to use as zombies and I will finish my Dregs at some point, but I'm really happy with what I have here so far.  I think this Warband looks very cohesive and should be fun to put on the table.
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Nice work on the deadites thumbsup

I really like that vampire model.
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The Forces of Evil are LOOKIN' GOOD. VERY NICELY DONE!
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeTue 18 Jul 2017 - 12:17

Fine work! Excellent choice for the vampire, really fits with the aristocratic haughtiness of the von Carsteins, a classic looking necromancer (you so rarely see pointy hats these days, & that's a shame), & properly blood-smeared cannibalistic ghouls. But for me, the outstanding point is the werewolf. It's a good idea for a counts-as, really works with the retro-horror style of the vampire counts, & the shredded skin hanging off him -- yikes! Great work.
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeWed 19 Jul 2017 - 19:03

Thanks very much for the kind words. The Werewolf is actually a Chaos Skin Wolf produced by Forge World.
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 20 Jul 2017 - 9:39

Nice, clean paintjob. The bases could maybe use some more love as they are rather "empty" but thats's just my opinion. Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 20 Jul 2017 - 19:30

Thank you. The bases are left clean with just some sand and a few drybrushed colors to match my gaming table.
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 27 Jul 2017 - 13:07

Wonderful warband! Nice choice of vampire, love the sadistical grin! Although I miss in him more red and black, specially since they are the tipical Von Carstein colours, Maybe a black cape and red armour or the cape black from the outside and red in the inside. Another thing that it could be a personal mania is that I usually use ink in the metallics (i see it too "shiny" otherwise).

Excelent work!

EDIT: WHERE IS THE BIRB??

EDIT2: Zombies are trash
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeThu 27 Jul 2017 - 14:21

Thanks very much jymmy. I wanted to convey a sense of grime with this warband. So I decided to go with the olive on the characters and some of the ghouls. As for the armor I was trying to go for a set of armor that was previously rusted and had seen better days but was recently "cleaned up" so the Vamp could venture out into Mordheim. I decided to get rid of the bird because it would have pulled to much focus away from the Vamp himself.
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PostSubject: Re: An Undead Warband by RorSchenck   undead - An Undead Warband by RorSchenck Icon_minitimeFri 28 Jul 2017 - 11:02

I quite like the colour scheme -- the impression of decay & disease is a good theme for the undead (as a corrupting 'sickness' in the Empire, especially with all those ghouls). Also it's a change from red & black, which can get boring. It's 'codex' colour scheme, if you know what I mean, & defying the 'codex' can be a very easy way to make a model or warband your own.

Also probably a good decision to lose the bird, fun as it was. Especially on such a dynamic model it could have spoiled the lines of the figure. Might be worth sticking on a zombie though -- I like the idea of a vulture pecking at a body even as it marches into battle.
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I really like your necromancer- that is a great bit of work.  thumbsup
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