Review: Kill Team: Shadowvaults
Just a few weeks after the release of Kill Team: Into the Dark, the next big box set follows with Kill Team: Shadowvaults. The brand new Cadian Kasrkin take on the Necron Hierotek Circle. In this review, we take a look at the full box contents and find out whether it’s a worthy follow-up to Into the Dark or not.
Tutorial: How to paint Dark Angels power armour
The perfect shade for Dark Angels power armour is not easy to find. Too dark and it will lack contrast, too light or too green and it will look more like Salamanders. In this tutorial I show you the recipe I came up with and what in my opinion is the perfect colour to highlight Dark Angels armour.
Showcase: Necron Skorpekh Destroyers
My Necron army is growing with a second unit of Skorpekh Destroyers in today’s post. These newly painted ones arrived with issue 4 of Imperium Part Works Magazine. Originally I wasn’t going to paint them because: 1, I already have painted them and 2, I have so many other things to paint. In the end though, I thought let’s do it, why not. More scary tripod robots is a good thing.
Tutorial: How to paint Necron Gauss glow effects with Nihilakh Oxide
is post, I’ll show you a super quick and easy way to do the glow effect on Necron Gauss weapons using the unique properties of Nihilakh Oxide wash. Best of all, this basic and straightforward technique translates to a whole lot of other models, so check it out.
Showcase: Necron Warrior (incl. paint recipes)
To prepare for the Necron models in Warhammer 40.000: Imperium, I painted a Necron Warrior test model to come up with a new paint scheme. Here comes the result, and if this model inspires you to do a similar scheme, I included the paint recipes in this post.
Tutorial: How to speedpaint Necron Szarekhan Dynasty armour
In this tutorial I’m going to explain how to get the Ork shanty town terrain from Kill Team: Octarius ready in no time, while matching the colour palette of the Octarius gaming boards. This technique works very well for all sorts of terrain and also Ork vehicles, so make sure to check it out.
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