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Offline Anatoli

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Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis (19/10)
« on: October 09, 2018, 07:36:52 PM »
Did not know where to place this thread, but the nightmarish hallucinations and mental hospital theme felt more Lovecraft than a "Gothic horror" setting to me.

Anyway, I have begun painting up the entire set of mininatures for Lobotomy the board game. This will be the first board game where I paint both the heroes and all the monsters as the minis are really nice.

Lots of monsters coming up next :-D

More pictures of all the playable characters can be seen over at my blog:

http://anatolisgameroom.blogspot.com/2018/10/lobotomy-playable-characters-painted-up.html


« Last Edit: October 19, 2018, 09:38:10 PM by Anatoli »

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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2018, 08:00:34 PM »
I rather like those.   :)

Good bold painting style really seems to make them "pop".

(Personally I don't like the transparent bases though I can see the appeal for board games.)

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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2018, 01:23:45 PM »
"Warden" and "Nurses" painted up. Had some trouble getting good light when taking photos today...

More pictures over at my blog:

http://anatolisgameroom.blogspot.com/2018/10/lobotomy-warden-and-nurses.html




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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis
« Reply #3 on: October 11, 2018, 05:43:50 PM »
Got off a good start painting the menatal patients, the most numerous basic monster type, for Lobotomy yesterday, finishing a batch of 4. The models are much better suited to this painting style than the nurses I painted previsouly, I will share pictures once I paint up the next 4.

In the meantime I posted some pictures of the Body Snatcher and Orderlies over at my blog:

http://anatolisgameroom.blogspot.com/2018/10/lobotomy-orderlies-and-body-snatcher.html



Offline Anatoli

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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis
« Reply #4 on: October 14, 2018, 06:40:59 PM »
All the mental patients for Lobotomy painted up, which makes it a downhill struggle with the rest of the collection as the most numerous monster type is finished. I also painted up 1/3 or the Scavengers which are the last basic monster type that need paint before I can resume playing games again.

After the Scavengers there will only be scenario related monsters and bosses left, which should be a lot of fun to paint since most of them are really nice miniatures.

For more pictures check my blog:

http://anatolisgameroom.blogspot.com/2018/10/lobotomy-mental-patients-and-scavengers.html





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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis (14/10)
« Reply #5 on: October 14, 2018, 11:06:11 PM »
You've done a great job on these. I may paint some of mine now. Excellent work.

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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis (14/10)
« Reply #6 on: October 19, 2018, 09:35:38 PM »
Adding a painted "Big Mama", the cannibalistic hag that is used for several scenarios as a mini-boss along with the "Little girls" that are inspired by the creepy girl from the Ring. The Little girls too are used for a few scenarios and are a special monster. Great minis to paint, and pretty creepy to. Had fun painting them.

Next up will the miniature duo for the "anti-Christ".

I also took a few pictures of the setup for tomorrows game :-)

http://anatolisgameroom.blogspot.com/2018/10/lobotomy-big-mama-and-little-girls.html




Also, earlier this week I finished painting the Scavangers:



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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis (19/10)
« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2018, 10:30:27 PM »
Brilliant!

Offline Sterling Moose

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Re: Lobotomy - painting up the board game minis (19/10)
« Reply #8 on: October 20, 2018, 02:00:53 AM »
Excellent!!  It would be nice if these figures, and others that are 'board game pieces' were available separate from the game.  There are some nice figures out there but not nice enough to invest in the full game.
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