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PostSubject: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeFri 13 Jun 2014 - 19:03

I'd intended on painting and green stuffing some pirates by now (in another thread) but they haven't arrived (stupid couriers) so I've made some minis for a Middenheim warband to use in a campaign my friends and I are starting.

The captain
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The two champions
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And all together
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I know spears aren't the best thing but my mates and I are going to try some house rules to make the less popular weapons more appealing so everyone isn't running around with 2 maces and 7 slings.

Also they're supposed to be expert boar hunters so spears seem appropriate to me. Very Happy

P.S a warrior priest of Sigmar I painted a while back as sort of a practice piece at painting stubble (check out the head)
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PostSubject: Re: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeFri 13 Jun 2014 - 21:10

The Lads look GREAT; AND the cross piece on the spear is correct for a boar spear...keeps the boar from push down the spear for a parting shot/bite. Have FUN with the brushwork & basing!   thumbsup
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PostSubject: Re: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeFri 13 Jun 2014 - 21:22

Wow, thanks for the info, Dead Very Happy
On a side note what do you think to the warrior priest?
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At first I din't notice the stubble effect...that is until I noticed the shaved head. It really is a COOL effect. 

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The mini is also pretty cool...should be even cooler once you're done with him.   What a Face
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PostSubject: Re: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeSat 14 Jun 2014 - 16:22

Great start on the Middenheim models. Love the leader. I LOVE the warrior priest! Awesome converion with the lower body using the dark elf armoured legs. Suits the warrior priest's armour very well. If I make a converted warrior priest, I'll do that as well since I still have some kicking around. Smile
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I was thinking about maybe getting rid of the sword on his belt seeing as priests generally eschew bladed stuff but I like how it looks on the model so undecided at the mo Razz
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The sword is COOL. AND we're in miniature games, at least partly, for that coolness. SO, I would keep the sword...it could be a family heirloom as a fluff point.   What a Face
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Would love to see these guys in different angles to get a better feel for how they look. So far they seem pretty cool though. I especially like the shading effect of the shaven head of the Warrior Priest!
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PostSubject: Re: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeSun 15 Jun 2014 - 9:52

Unfortunately I'm at work for a 16 hour shift today so although I can read the fantastic comments from the lovely people on the forum, I can't take or post any more photos probably until tomorrow, but thanks so much for your kind words I'll post more of my empire stuff as well if you like (a few stirland swordsmen and halberdiers)
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PostSubject: Re: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeSun 15 Jun 2014 - 10:31

Interesting concept for a Middenheim-warband. Even with spears, they certainly look the part.
I Wouldn't worry about the priest's sword (really cool conversion btw). It looks more like a bigger knife and everyone in MH carries one of those, even a priest.
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Hope you guys can see that, it's my stirland captain sort of modelled on my dad
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Ok I'll just have to wait till I get home then :/
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My Stirland captain in all his prodigious glory! Sculpting credit goes to the girlfriend cos I'm still kinda useless Razz
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Random militia guy used for mordheim before but painted up in stirland colours
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Stirland swordsmen
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And some half painted stirland halberdiers
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KEEP THAT GIRL! She's a natural...the Lads look TERRIFIC! VERY NICELY DONE!   thumbsup
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Yeah man I know she's good she did proper art and other stuff I don't understand Razz
I basically just put blobs on and say it's a chaos mutation lmao
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PostSubject: Re: Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar   sigmar - Start of Middenheim warband and warrior priest of Sigmar Icon_minitimeMon 16 Jun 2014 - 15:24

Also looking very nice, especially the captain. What did you use for the bases?
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It's GWs own snow, don't know if they still do it as I haven't been in a store in a while, plus either some GW grass flock or army painter grass tufts I can't remember as I painted and based them a couple of years ago
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I have finished construction of the starting warband, may the boys get many victories (hoping to get hold of the female youngblood from ebay for a bit of variation)

Youngblood with bow
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Youngblood with dagger and buckler
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Marksmen with bows
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Warrior with halberd
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Warrior with hammer and buckler
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Warrior with 2 hander
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Marksman with blunderbuss
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The Lads have the appropriate rugged Middenheim look to them. Have FUN with the painting!   What a Face
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May...that's a pretty big blunderbuss you got there s........*bang!*
Nice looking warband you have started. Smile
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I hope you guys like the blunderbuss, I'm going to bulk up the guys shoulders with a bit of green stuff so he looks more comfortable shooting the big gun from the hip
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"I'm going to bulk up the guys shoulders with a bit of green stuff so he looks more comfortable shooting the big gun from the hip."

Yeah, from what I understand about them, it's kinda hard to "aim" a blunderbuss.  Viking 

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Actuallly in history the blunderbuss was too strong of a kick for people to aim at the shoulder. Everyone shot a blunderbuss from the hip. It was the shotgun of its day.
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First draft of the captain, working to limited colours atm but might put some more on later on.

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