Horus Heresy, Reviews

Review: Horus Ascended

Horus Ascended Review & unboxing

Here on Tale of Painters, we celebrate the ascension of Horus with a review of the new Primarch model from Forge World. Horus Ascended marks the beginning of a new generation of sculpts that will capture the Primarchs in the later eras of heresy. In this unboxing, we find out whether Horus has been given a successful new update.

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Horus Heresy, Showcase

Showcase: Sons of Horus Kratos Heavy Assault Tank

Cinematic shot of a Sons of Horus Kratos Heavy Assault Tank painted by Stahly

One of the most popular models of the new edition of Warhammer: The Horus Heresy was without a doubt the Kratos Heavy Assault Tank. This massive behemoth of a tank closes the gap between the Sicaran Battle Tank and the Fellblade, and the kit is a real treat for any treadhead. I couldn’t imagine a better model to kick off my Sons of Horus collection, so enjoy a few pictures of my very own Kratos in this post.

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Horus Heresy, Tutorials

Tutorial: How to paint grimdark Sons of Horus MkVI Space Marines

Tutorial: How to paint Sons of Horous - featured

In this tutorial, I show you how to paint the MkVI Space Marines from the Age of Darkness box as “grimdark” Sons of Horus, with lots of weathering and battle damage. The whole paint scheme goes pretty fast with under 60 minutes for one model, and (almost) completely avoids edge highlights! And the best thing is that this tutorial can be adapted for any Legion or Chapter, you just have to change the colour of the armour. Let’s go.

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