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Going back to the old ways, Drazhar is done!


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Very nice! I can see it's a very complicated model with bits all over the place, but that's how it goes for DE somewhat. Still looking forward to getting round to my Talos, though a while off yet (and my Coven forces are basically just them currently). What are your thoughts on their wargear and on the table top?

 

I have some of the older plastic Warriors... I think they'll stay in the box :P


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Very nice! I can see it's a very complicated model with bits all over the place, but that's how it goes for DE somewhat. Still looking forward to getting round to my Talos, though a while off yet (and my Coven forces are basically just them currently). What are your thoughts on their wargear and on the table top?

 

I have some of the older plastic Warriors... I think they'll stay in the box tongue.png


Talos are best when they're as cheap as possible IMO, keeping the macro scalpels but taking Haywire blasters are the way to go as Dark Eldar don't have many ways to get Mortal wounds out plus Haywire is ace.

 

The older metal warriors are an acquired taste msn-wink.gif

 

My missus and I just moved into our own place on Friday so I've got plenty of adulting stuff to figure out, but I though I'd get some army shots of my Dark Eldar so far:

 

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I got the Razorwing done too!

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I even did a Crosshair.. not that anyone is going to see it when I put the canopy on...

 

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Next up is this guy!

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I want to try and get one of the previous Archon models, he's pretty cool but if not I can bash one together easily enough maybe see what GS can do to help him stand out some more. I agree on the Talos, from my musings it seems that the gun is the only real choice for the most part. Speaking of, you must be looking at Coven additions soon to go with your Talos?

 

Flyer looks good, I'll be saving mine as a treat when I have earned it :P


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I've been on a bit of a hobby rampage over the last week I got so much done and it feels great!

I got the Archone done for the Lockdown challenge here on B&C, probably some of the best highlighting I've done biggrin.png

 

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Then I did 6 Reaver Jetbikes:

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I got a picture of the floatila so far at that point:

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Then I got the old Archon model done (Which I'll be using as a Succbus to lead my outrider of Hellions and bikes):

 

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Then I got the 3rd Venom done, with a tad more black panelling this time:


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I got a bit of glamour group shot of my HQs so far:


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And with that I've painted 57 Dark eldar models in 61 days, I've never been this productive before and boy it feels good! :wub:


My models got featured on Hobby Roundup yesterday too which was so cool to see, and on my Birthday no less! :blush:


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I want to try and get one of the previous Archon models, he's pretty cool but if not I can bash one together easily enough maybe see what GS can do to help him stand out some more. I agree on the Talos, from my musings it seems that the gun is the only real choice for the most part. Speaking of, you must be looking at Coven additions soon to go with your Talos?

 

Flyer looks good, I'll be saving mine as a treat when I have earned it tongue.png

IMO the older Archon models are much better than the current one (the current one is so weird, why does he need his arms crossed or stand on his tip toes?)

 

I've got another talos and a cronos at my Dad's but as he's on the vulnerable list atm I can't get to my stuff. Once I do I'll need to strip and start again, I'll need a haemonculus too I think  happy.png


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Fantastic to see, what hobbying heights you have reached :lol: I might poke around second hand to see if the previous Archon is going cheap somewhere. Keep the updates coming :tu:


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Happy birthday! Mine was Saturday. Congrats on the showcase, that's fantastic and we'll deserved. But...now I have to get mine done.
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I have come to kick ass and chew bubble gum! And I'm fresh outta bubble gum.

I like the way they pop.

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Going through all of the images you posted was an absolute blast. I don't paint my minis, but seeing your True Kin fully painted made me wish I did.

Two thumbs up. Keep up the good work!




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