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Elmo dipping a toe into Nurgle's Rot

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I started getting the Conquest magazine for the Primaris Marines but I could not resist having a go at some Death Guard... The models are a great example of the gifts of Grandfather Nurgle.
 
 
Here is the WIP on the first 2 Plague Marines and a Plague Marine Champion.
 
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This is not planned as a new army in my collection but as a change from painting DA and Tau but who knows what may happen msn-wink.gif

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Well good news is death guard is one of the most forgiving factions to paint I feel. The models are all new and full of detail, but with the usual death guard colors and their growths alot of it blends together so little missed details are unnoticeable I find. They look good by the way!
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I like em. Good job.

Welcome to the family, you must make the grandfather proud!
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40k: Deathguard, Steel Legion, Word Bearers, Space wolves, Necrons

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Well done, so far. The only thing which I don't like about the Death Guard models are these random spike/ bone-growth things...


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Thanks for the welcome Brothers.

 

They are now finished and I will be posting the photos tomorrow.

 

The following paint list is more to keep me on track with my paint scheme as I bounce from army to army so I don't forget but it may help others too.

Take with a grain of salt...

 

 

Mix of GW and Vallejo paints

Primer

Matt Black Rattle can

 

Armour

Base - Death Guard Green

Shade - Athonian Camoshade

Highlight - Nurgling Green

Highlight - Underhive Ash

 

Skin

Base - Bugman's Glow

Shade - Self made purple wash

Highlight - Bugman's Glow

Detail - Rotting Flesh

Final - Gloss Varnish

 

Brass

Base - Brassy Brass

Shade - Agrax Earthshade

Highlight - Polished Gold

 

Metal

Base - Boltgun

Shade - Agrax Earthshade

Heat stress - Warplock Brass

Highlight - Boltgun

 

Plasma

Base - Skarsnik Green

Shade - Green Ink

Highlight - Skarsnik Green

 

Bone/Horns

Base - Khaki

Shade - Agrax Earthshade

Highlight - Ushabti Bone

Highlight - Pale Sand

Highlight - Ivory

 

Guns

Base - Abaddon Black

Highlight - Shadow Grey

 

Wood

Base - Mournfang Brown

Shade - Agrax Earthshade

 

Cloth/Rope

Base - Leather Brown

Shade - Agrax Earthshade

 

Lenses

Base - Warpstone Glow

Shade - Black Ink

Highlight - Warpstone Glow

Highlight - Skarsnik Green

Detail - Ceramite White

Final - Gloss Varnish

 

I am getting old and forgetful ;)


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Thanks for posting paint recipes! I'll try some of them out.
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My Imperial Guard Blog (Tallarn 23rd)   http://www.bolterand...larn-23rd-blog/

 

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The first 3 of my Death Guard are done.
 
All hail Grandfather Nurgle and may His gift of pestilence be never ending...
 
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I have another 3 in progress - unfortunately the same models but I will try an arm swap so as not to be too boring...

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And another 3 Plague Marines done - unfortunately the same poses as the first 3 :(

 

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And all of them together...

 

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Next up is a Myphitic Blight-hauler  sick.gifthumbsup.gif


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Tis a nice start!

 

What I like to do is add nurgle's rot technical paint to the bases around the feet. It adds nice depth and the feeling that the plague marine's very presence is destructive to the environment.

 

Maybe you could try something like that? I just feel that the bases are a bit too clean if you get me :)


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40k: Deathguard, Steel Legion, Word Bearers, Space wolves, Necrons

WFB: Night goblins, Empire, Dark Elves


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I love the bruised flesh colour on the latest guy without a helmet - its really effective, both as a contrast with the green and in showing that the guy really isn't very healthy.


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Those are some sick looking Plague Marines!  I'm hoping mine turn out half that good.  


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Back for a few models :)

 

 

First up some Poxwalkers again from the Conquest magazine.

 

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Next up...

 

Foul Blightspawn and Myphitic Blight-hauler


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Love em, great work
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I love the red-purple mutations and boils - lovely use of a consistent and contracting spot colour, really adds visual points of interest to the squad without harming squad consistency.


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Thanks for the generous comments :)

 

Still getting into the poxes and boils needed in Grandfathers garden - all the wonders and glorious eruptions of persistence...

 

May he forever fester sick.gif


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This thread is going places :D
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Foul Blightspawn and Myphitic Blight-hauler
 
Ignore the bits of grass with static cling to the Blight-hauler - it will fall off with time ;)
 
Noticed with the photos that the Blightspawn's and Little Lord's eyes need a bit more work - ho hum... old eyes eek.gif

 

 

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More of Grandfather Nurgle's children.
 
Plague Marine Icon Bearer
Biologus Putrifier
Poxwalkers
 
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Your bases look fantastic!!!  Nice Job.


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Thanks :)

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You are tempting me. I might be able to paint these. How are they to build? 


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Looking great, I love your Putrifier!


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You are tempting me. I might be able to paint these. How are they to build? 

Go for it.

 

The models are easy build - pushfit type with minimal parts. From the Conquest magazine.






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