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Greenz'z Angels of Absolution 5th Co WIP


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Oh wow, time to shamefully blow the dust off this thread. I hit a wall last year, and decided to take a break from truescaling and bone armour in general. But after trying out a few different projects, I realized it wasnt just my Angels I was burnt out with. Life in general was getting too hectic, so I stepped away from the hobby for a number of months. As always, Captain Sempers ETL has fired me up, so Im really hoping I can see this project through now. Looking at the AoA part of my hobby area, Ive come to the sad realization that I have a significant backlog. 5 units in various stages of paint, 2-3 units in various stages of assembly, and numerous units that I havent even touched yet. Again, heres hoping I can pick this project back up and carry it through! 

 

Now, the first assembled model in almost a year. A few weeks back, over in Stobz'z thread, there was a slight incident with Stobz and GreyRaven picking on one of our brethren over his title change. This got my rusted gears turning, and I saw fit to do a model in our brothers honour. 

 

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So I present Lieutenant Arklae. I was in a rush, and didnt get decent pics from other angles. His helmet has a large gash through it, hence why hes removed it. Theres a gash down his face too, but itll need blood to make it stand out.  Hopefully this helps dispel the myth that all lieutenants stand around pointing at things (just most of them biggrin.png ). I also have a Librarian thats almost built, based off the other primaris lieutenant in the DI box. He should be done assembly within the week. Though Im trying something out with mechanics wire and picture wire to create lightning bolts, so well see if that comes together. 

 

As always, C&C is more that welcome! 


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Greenz the Green Stuffz Master is back! I've missed your conversions, so it's nice to see you back in action.

 

 

 A few weeks back, over in Stobz'z thread, there was a slight incident with Stobz and GreyRaven picking on one of our brethren over his title change. This got my rusted gears turning, and I saw fit to do a model in our brothers honour. 

 

Nonsense! I was just making an observation. The promotion of a certain individual was purely a coincidence. But hey, if teasing Arkman gets your hobby juices flowing, then he's in for a rough time devil.gif


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I forgot to ask Greenz will he be in AoA colours?


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@GRC hahaha I had a good chuckle at that conversation the other week. But let’s see what future ribbings do for inspiration. And thanks for the kind words brother. It’s good to be back working on these guys. I missed GSing robes and killing Orks

@Arkley yea, he’ll be one of 2 lieutenants for my AoA. The other will be a normal marine. Can’t be showing favouritism ;)
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Excellent that makes me happy AoA are a very nice scheme but then aren't all of the Unforgiven? :)



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Welcome back Greenz!

 

very nice work on the green stuff. can't wait to see him painted as well as the rest of your work!


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My Lieutenant isnt done yet, unfortunately. I was hoping to be done him a week ago, but numerous slacking reasons have kept him form completion. I also thought I had uploaded a WIP pic of him, but it looks like I didnt. He should be done in a couple days, regardless.  I have, however, been quite productive at work the last couple weeks. Not doing work work, but working on my models, naturally whistling.gif

 

So heres my Primaris Librarian, based off one of the Lt. models from Dark Imperium, with my usual flair for dramatics

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Im not sure how complete he is. Im undecided on the cabling from his hood down his chest. The cables are a bit thick, and the ridges dont look right. I might end up redoing them

 

And a couple other things keeping me busy right now. The first 2 models from my intercessor squad. This squad has taken a beating, and will feature a few badly injured marines, taking a desperate stand. Kinda befitting for the meatshield primaris...

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Like I said, still WIP. The greenstuff needs some work, and the stick grenade is just for a base. Its a 2nd edition grenade, and needs to be beefed up a bit more.

 

Also, heres the beginnings of what I have planned for my inceptors.

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Overall I really like the inceptor models. There are just 2 things I dont like. One are the weird futuristic snowshoes. Not much I can do about those without some major reworking. The other thing I dont like are the assault bolters. I feel theyre way too bulky and awkward. So Ive cut off the shields, cut out the box mags and replaced them in the lower back. The mechanics wire is base for the mag belt that will connect the bolter to the box mags. Hopefully my GS skills are up to the task.

 

So there we go. A whole lot of little stuff on the go haha. Thanks for looking, hopefully there will be a paint update in the next few days


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Looking nice Greenz I look forward to see you get some paint on them... That Libby especially.


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Sweet, finally I can call Lieutenant Arklae complete! He was lot of fun to paint, even if he took me 2 months. GRC. Stobz and Lt Arkley, I greatly appreciate the inspriration brothers

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Librarians next on the painting block. Thanks for looking!


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Cool pose!


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"Honor the Legion" - Warcry and Motto of the Legion of the Iron Lions.

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Love it and thank you for the honour :)


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This one is very nice but THAT converted Libby OMG !!! 


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@jbaeza: thanks man, it was a lot of fun getting it right

@Arkley: I’m glad you like him brother, and thanks again for the inspiring name change haha. I had no intention of doing a Lt until that conversation

@Bevulf: thanks a lot! You work has been so inspiring over the years. I’m really happy to see you working on your DA again. The Libs has been base coated, I’m hoping to have him done in a week or so
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I love how brutal that whole scene is. Well done!


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