I got some painting done on my Contemptor Helbrute and its base. I still have a long way to go. I’m only halfway through picking out the orange again after the heavy wash as you can tell the legs are left to do. I need to go over the metal again and tidy up some […]Read more "WIP: Chaos Contemptor, part 4"
It’s now the first of October and that means that #dreadtober is officially on. I have more or less finished the build and sculpting part of my pledge. The Khornate Contemptor Helbrute is pretty much done. I have a few minor details left and some gap filling. But I have sculpted Khorne runes, added battle […]Read more "WIP: Chaos Contemptor, part 3"
Ok, lets get this party started. DreadTober 2016 is officially on (even though it’s still September) and the first of the weekly challenges is to plan and build you entry. Like I’ve mentioned before – I’ll be doing a Betrayal at Calth Chaos Contemptor Helbrute. I need to do the following conversions: Turn it into […]Read more "WIP: Chaos Contemptor, part 1"
Last year Greg over at Feed your Nerd hosted a great community event – DreadTober. In a very fun and encouraging manner we built and painted a Dreadnought type model. I managed to paint two Helbrutes last DreadTober – I was aiming to finish one but got swept away by the surge of shared enthusiasm. […]Read more "Dreadtober 2016"
++ Updated regarding the ruling on Maulerfiends ++ Ok, GW finally dropped their FAQ (first draft) for Chaos Space Marines and the Helbrute dataslate along with a short errata. All in all five pages. Lets take a look at them! Marked Sorcerers cannot escape the shackles of their patron God’s specific powers. That is too […]Read more "Quick notes on the CSM FAQ"
Time travels at a strange pace in the Warp. Moments can last for an eternity while centruries pass at a blink of an eye. 2015 now nears its end and I thought i would be nice to try and sum my blogging adventures up in a post. 2015 was of course the year I got this blog […]Read more "A year in the Warp"
Rizgar the Tainted The Fallen Champion Helbrute of the Lords of Ascension Chaos Space Marines First Captain Rizgar of the Silver Skulls Space Marines Chapter had been tasked with the destruction of Gul Valon, the Butcher of Kurigath. His assembled strike force of first company brothers struck hard and Rizgar shortly found himself face to […]Read more "Paint job: Helbrute"
Got some more work done on my second Helbrute for #DreadTober. I picked out cables and metal details in the flesh. Plenty of detailing left – final wash and high layers of flesh, corrosion, rust and bare metal, bones and the base. And some extra stuff. But I’m optimistic, I think I’ll have it done […]Read more "WIP: Helbrute part 2"
What?!? No need to adjust you screen. You are correct, another #DreadTober Helbrute coming straight up. With my initial pledge fulfilled (with plenty of time to spare) I found myself caving in to the idea of painting yet another Helbrute. In October. I’m going for the same overall look on this as on my Khorgorath […]Read more "WIP: Helbrute"
Mordeci the Damned The Broken Usurper The Alpha Helbrute Lords of Ascension Chaos Space Marines Kaarl Mordeci’s heart had always burned of a hunger for power and hateful greed. It was the fuel that drove him to rise through the ranks. Yes, it was a powerful fuel indeed for a ruthless man like him. Like […]Read more "Paint job: Khorgorath Helbrute Conversion"