Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

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Onos
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#11 » Jul 30 2015 10:42

I was thinking to a high collar, in fact it was the first idea, but at the end I've decided to hold this configuration! Maybe next warrior ;)

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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#12 » Aug 04 2015 03:45

Hi all ATT!

News from Onos Industries Laboratories :fear: :fear: :fear:
First Firewarrior with last details added (Color changed on rifle and base):
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Now I'm posting some pics of my Fireblade, I've completed him and changed his head (I didn't like so much his first head, so I've sculpted another):
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As I said in previous posts, it's sculpted with a mixture of Milliput Terracotta and Green Stuff, the base on the scuplture is a Great Coat Trooper from Wargame Factory, head is scupted by me with Green Stuff and only left arm, right hand and feet are GW:
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Head's details:
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I've decided to paint his flesh with mustard hue and added a painted war mask with white and red tonality!


What do you think about him? Feedback?

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Tael
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#13 » Aug 12 2015 12:24

Great reinvention, amongst smart work - I have to critique that the chest plates need more definition about the torso armor on the big guy. :)

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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#14 » Aug 13 2015 02:46

I like it, one minor critique is that the extended arm looks really rigid as there doesn't seem to be an elbow joint on the arm. Very nice paint job and really nice concept for the sculpt.
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Onos
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#15 » Aug 18 2015 04:30

Thank you very much Tael and Paulson!!! :D :D :D

To Tael: I'm in accord with you Tael, armour of the Fireblade is too simple and minimal compared to GW Fireblade, I'm going to commit more on next Fireblades from other colonies ;)

To Paulson: Considering that is a prosthetic arm and the armour in that point is not completely rigid but composit and fits during the movement! I was convincing? :D :P Indeed this is the only explanation that comes to mind because during the sculpting I didn't think to this particular :sad: :P

Thank yu another time for your comments :) :) :)

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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#16 » Aug 18 2015 06:51

New updates during following weeks, in the meanwhile.. What do you think could be?
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You will find more informations about this miniature in my Project Log in following days!!!

Onos

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Chris in the socal
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#17 » Aug 21 2015 10:17

Only one of the coolest kroot carnivor squad conversation is what I think.
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Onos
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#18 » Aug 30 2015 03:46

Thank you very much Chris in the socal!!! It could be consider as a krootox or something similar!

After my last holiday I returned on Kor'Mahali Riders and completed my second rider. Bits come from Firewarriors sprue, barrel of the rifle is made with plasticard as its head, robe and armour instead is made with a mixture of Milliput Terracotta and Black.

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Here a pic with my two riders completed, it miss only third rider.
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Comments and feedbacks are welcome as usual :D

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Onos
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#19 » Sep 07 2015 05:55

Hi ATT,
During these days I've worked on the last raider and I've started the paintjob on the first.

I've decided to sculpt a female raider, her pose tries to represent the sidesaddle ride, chest sculpting has been hard :P
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About painting.. I've tried to paint the camel's flesh with purple tonality in order to give him an alien aura. For fur I've used something swarthy.
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What do you think about painted flesh and sculpting?

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Minigiant
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Re: Alternative Fire Warrior (heavy conversion)

Post#20 » Sep 07 2015 07:12

Great work, really like the riders. Keep up the great work

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