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LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen

Captain Blood - L'Armee du Levant
130 (70.3%)
Dr Mathias - Slaanesh Beastmen
55 (29.7%)

Total Members Voted: 185

Voting closed: October 12, 2019, 09:10:35 PM

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Offline Elk101

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LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« on: October 05, 2019, 09:10:35 PM »
LPL13 Round 2



« Last Edit: October 06, 2019, 08:26:53 AM by Elk101 »

Offline gnomehome

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2019, 09:28:10 AM »
I almost overlooked this one, it was below an entry of round 1. This reply should fix this.

Both excellent entries of course.
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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2019, 09:52:47 AM »
Always like it when the big guns come up against each other! Stunning work, guys!

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #3 on: October 06, 2019, 09:55:36 AM »
Very hard to choose

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #4 on: October 06, 2019, 11:00:41 AM »
Both brilliant.  Not voted yet.  Will have to come back a few times and look again.

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #5 on: October 06, 2019, 11:42:54 AM »
Brilliant stuff on both entries. I wonder if the Captain won't be disadvantaged by the longer shot. 
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Offline MagpieJono

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #6 on: October 06, 2019, 04:44:18 PM »
Both entries go to show how important taking a good photo of your minis is.

Offline Braz

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2019, 06:47:26 PM »
So difficult to choose...great entries

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #8 on: October 07, 2019, 09:35:25 PM »
Captain, great painting aside, I'm seriously impressed by the creative and highly unusual composition- none of the figures are facing the viewer! Pretty sure I've never seen that done so well. Reminds me of a photo or scene done by someone who was there, slightly behind the troops. Excellent sense of action!
« Last Edit: October 08, 2019, 10:45:56 PM by Dr Mathias »
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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2019, 10:35:33 AM »
Thanks Matt. I think your beastmen are better painted TBH, and voted accordingly. The shine and crisp execution on their weapons - on all the metalwork actually, including that gorgeous statue - is exceedingly well done.
Alas, my scene does have the advantage of a photogenic tank - a bit of an eye-catcher in its snazzy camo.
It's a tribute act after Keith, who staged a very similar scene with most of the same Perry figures and an FT17 tank in the last LPL - although I think he used a different FT17 model :)
I'd love to tell you the non-camera-facing figure composition is arty and creative. Truthfully though, it's just that with their satchels, webbing etc, the figures have a bit more visual interest from the side / rear than from the front ::)

Brilliant stuff on both entries. I wonder if the Captain won't be disadvantaged by the longer shot. 

Interestingly, I think it's probably the other way round. A slightly longer shot conceals inadequacies in the paint job.

Offline Deserter

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #10 on: October 08, 2019, 05:14:07 PM »
This is the most difficult choice for the round! In the end I went with the beasties, as they're closer to my preferred projects, but damnnnn the painting is crisp as hell on L'Armee!

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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #11 on: October 09, 2019, 08:05:17 AM »
Really? Really though?
I'll have to roll dice to make a call between these. Brilliant work both of you.
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Re: LPL13 Round 2: L'Armee du Levant vs Slaanesh Beastmen
« Reply #12 on: October 09, 2019, 03:00:39 PM »
Both entries are very well executed, inspiring stuff.

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