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WIP thread - 711th CCAB (Chocochip Rats)

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Thanks :)

 

Misspent youth, too much time on my hands and non-smoker/light drinker so need to spend my cash on something ;)


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Excellent work on the "counts as a" Salamander. In case Games Workshop acts like a [female dog] again and makes the vehicle non-legal for tournaments, will you use it as a Predator Destructor or a Leman Russ Exterminator?

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Reasons to use the Steel Crusaders ('Codex: Space Marines' supplement): Because you think giving Sternguard Veterans a heavy bolter wtih special issue HEAVY BOLTER ammunition is ALMOST as much fun as shoehorning an Earthshaker cannon into a Land Raider.

 

Reasons to use the Iron-hearted Angels ('Codex: Blood Angels' supplement): Because you think the Librarian Dreadnought needs Furious Charge AND It Will Not Die to beat down a Chaos-worshiping punk and his Defiler, while a Stormraven needs a Vanquisher cannon to beat down this punk's Heldrake.


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More than likely stay with the IG and make it into a counts as Exterminator. It may even be possible to add a second AC barrel ;)

 

The other option is to call it a Chimera and be done with it...


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Just impressive. That Salamander,counts as looks incredible.


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That is a very impressive army Elmo. I hope mine is that impressive one day.


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Armies on Parade 2018 - I thought I would give it a go but did not give myself enough time to do more than a basic display board - tried to use it to tie the models together

 

A slight hiccup was that the water effect did not dry in time so there where white bits but it could have been ice :)

 

See what you think ;)

 

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Well done.
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Wolf Scout- Catachan barking toad eggs+ Thousand Sons Marine= Fun! (Wolves of Catachan)
Sisters of Battle+ Fenrisian Beer- Inhibitions- Sanity= Trouble! (Order of the Blazing Heart Rocket Punch Pimp Magnet She-Wolf)

 

Reasons to use the Steel Crusaders ('Codex: Space Marines' supplement): Because you think giving Sternguard Veterans a heavy bolter wtih special issue HEAVY BOLTER ammunition is ALMOST as much fun as shoehorning an Earthshaker cannon into a Land Raider.

 

Reasons to use the Iron-hearted Angels ('Codex: Blood Angels' supplement): Because you think the Librarian Dreadnought needs Furious Charge AND It Will Not Die to beat down a Chaos-worshiping punk and his Defiler, while a Stormraven needs a Vanquisher cannon to beat down this punk's Heldrake.


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Looks great Elmo! One day I will actually get my AoP board done!

Tbh this year I didn't even know it was coming up
Local store barely advertised on FB and dont remember seeing anything on the community site about a date for it :(
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Excellent work! :tu:
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Has it really been October 2018 when I last did anything Guard related... cry.gif 

 

That will have to change after the end of the ETL.

 

Just been dusting out the display cabinet and came up with this

 

 
 
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No need to ask because we already know the answer: not enough ;)

 

The thing that might amaze me most about such army shots is the time taken, not just in the models themselves but also in setting them all up for pictures! Then there's the table space... :lol:


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Yeah... The table won't take much more...

 

I still have a number of primed Chimeras and Russes from the last painting competition... and loads of troops and Ogryns - just saying ;)


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A fine army, indeed.
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Wolf Scout- Catachan barking toad eggs+ Thousand Sons Marine= Fun! (Wolves of Catachan)
Sisters of Battle+ Fenrisian Beer- Inhibitions- Sanity= Trouble! (Order of the Blazing Heart Rocket Punch Pimp Magnet She-Wolf)

 

Reasons to use the Steel Crusaders ('Codex: Space Marines' supplement): Because you think giving Sternguard Veterans a heavy bolter wtih special issue HEAVY BOLTER ammunition is ALMOST as much fun as shoehorning an Earthshaker cannon into a Land Raider.

 

Reasons to use the Iron-hearted Angels ('Codex: Blood Angels' supplement): Because you think the Librarian Dreadnought needs Furious Charge AND It Will Not Die to beat down a Chaos-worshiping punk and his Defiler, while a Stormraven needs a Vanquisher cannon to beat down this punk's Heldrake.






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