[Project Log] Shas'o Dre's Farsight Enclaves Cadre

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Re: [Project Log] Shas'o Dre's Farsight Enclaves Cadre

Post#111 » Jun 26 2016 02:01

Shas'o Dre wrote:Yep skyray turret. An easy kitbash that really stands out and looks cool.


Totally agree, looks great. And an easy way to turn hammerheads into a devilfish

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Post#112 » Jan 02 2017 07:37

New year, New Stuff!

It's been a long time since my last post but I am still working on many projects at once. My goal for this year is to finish painting my Hunter Contingent. As you can tell from this thread I am a building, and easily sidetracked to other projects. Working on several projects at once keeps me from getting bored.

Here's what's on top of my to do list: Finish The Eight. Almost have 6 of the 8 models built. These 3 are the latest, Brightsword, Shas' Vastos and Oversa.

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Next up will be more fire warrior squads! Hope you enjoy them, and will try to post more frequently. Questions always welcome.

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Post#113 » Jan 08 2017 10:51

...Wow.

Thats quite an update and the conversions are certainly making these guys a more edgy and agressive bunch. Solid idea on the blades and the part involved, really sells the emitter vibe. :)

How goes this gang?

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Post#114 » Jan 11 2017 09:17

Tael wrote:...Wow.

Thats quite an update and the conversions are certainly making these guys a more edgy and agressive bunch. Solid idea on the blades and the part involved, really sells the emitter vibe. :)

How goes this gang?



The gang is going well! Glad you like them, will be starting the broadside member soon.

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Post#115 » Jan 29 2017 10:03

Just saw the Magnificent Seven and on seeing this update, the increased individuality is going to pay off big in the painting. Look forward to it :D

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Post#116 » Jan 30 2017 11:30

Your models look fantastic!

What are you using for brightsword's swords? I've been meaning to make a fusion blade conversion for a while and those look fantastic.
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Post#117 » Jan 30 2017 01:36

Tael wrote:Just saw the Magnificent Seven and on seeing this update, the increased individuality is going to pay off big in the painting. Look forward to it :D

It's an awesome movie. I indeed am looking forward to whatever is coming. :)

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Post#118 » May 12 2017 09:48

New edition, new models! Lots of stuff built since last post so let's get to the pics!

This guy I call Tau Ranger. With all the extra Ethereals from the Start Collecting kit, and some inspiration from others doing it as well, I came up with an elite, spec-ops, silenced weapon unit. 3 more to go!

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Another squad of fire warriors, originally was building 6 min squads, but with 8th ed on the way and splitfire a thing I am going with 12 man strike teams.


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An iridium armoured fusion blade commander. With the new twinlinked rules he'll be even better.

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More fire warriors.

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Commander Brightsword, paint in progress.

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Now these are a dream of mine. Always wanted fire warriors to have heavy weapons so I made these. Used the helmet from the stormsurge, and pathfinder weapons with fire warriors models. I could totally see the Farsight Enclaves using these.

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Well that's a lot for one post, hope you like them, and let's get ready for 8th Edition.

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Post#119 » May 13 2017 09:54

Holy Aun - you have been busy hahaha. :D

Some lovely stuff, I truly have to think up some way to represent the Fusion blades too. Pretty cool.

There's a host of clever little mods, enjoyed browsing the photos.

Split fire was brilliant in 2nd Edition, I desperately missed it. For one, it allows a squad to hole up and fend off a few attackers if they kept some decent hits up. For Space Marines it was very fluffy, because a few marines could wreckface.

Should be interesting to see what Breachers could do close quarter among and enemy line?

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Post#120 » May 14 2017 08:23

Thanks Tael, I really love going through the bitz boxes and repurposing stuff.

I still have to get some necron limbs and try out the "bionic" limbs like you used on your kill team.
Always a project in the waiting.

Just finished the last 2 members of the squad and will try to get them primed today. Sadly I am almost out of all the clips, pouches, and sidearms from the fire warrior and pathfinder kits. I've checked a few bit sites but the shipping is twice as much as the bitz! Will have to see if I can trade locally.

Also just started 2 more tetra jetbikes, pictures are in the modeling section. Good progress but much to do. Overall a great weekend of hobbying.

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