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Author Topic: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P21 Mucho additional Kit-bashing!!!!  (Read 59564 times)

Offline Hu Rhu

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Re: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P19 - ACTUAL PAINTING!!!!
« Reply #300 on: October 01, 2018, 03:35:41 PM »
Fantastic painting on those retainers.  I have just put together my retinue and painting begins at the weekend.  Now I have some inspiration.  :D :D

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Re: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P19 - ACTUAL PAINTING!!!!
« Reply #301 on: October 01, 2018, 06:31:48 PM »
Fantastic work Richard  8) :o 8)

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Re: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P19 - ACTUAL PAINTING!!!!
« Reply #302 on: October 01, 2018, 06:44:39 PM »
Thanks gents  :)
Great suggestions for medieval occupations beginning with B. I can see I’d better get on and build some more peasants!  lol

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Re: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P19 - ACTUAL PAINTING!!!!
« Reply #303 on: October 02, 2018, 07:45:02 AM »
Very nice work indeed. I look forward to seeing that right nasty peasant, Bob the Bastard.

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Re: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P19 - ACTUAL PAINTING!!!!
« Reply #304 on: October 02, 2018, 08:32:49 PM »
 lol

I forgot Bob the blacksmith too. He’s a must.

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Re: Captain Blood's Fireforge medieval thread. P19 - ACTUAL PAINTING!!!!
« Reply #305 on: October 13, 2018, 01:47:40 PM »
Alrighty...

I had a kitbashing mood upon me this week...

Thanks for your peasant naming suggestions… I’ve made up a few more ruffians to fit.

So, just to recap, in the peasantry, with improvised weapons, we now have…

Bob the butcher – nuff said, with...
Bob the bowman, now an archer in the lord’s service, but from peasant stock, hence his vulgar manners…



Bob the bodger, he’s a woodsman, charcoal burner, and chairmaker, with...
Bob the blacksmith, an ugly brute with a mighty hammer.



Bob the baker, with his fancy liripipe hood.
Bob the bumboat man, with his trusty quarterstaff/punt, and his careworn gambeson, from his days in his lord’s military service.



Bob the builder, sledgehammer, ugly expression and fat gut (like most of the builders I know), with...
Bob the brewer, armed with his malt flail



These fellows are kit-bashed from parts from so many different plastic sets, I’ve literally lost count. A lot of Fireforge and Perry, but also Conquest, Frostgrave, Gripping Beast and Warlord.

I’m particularly proud of Bob the bodger, wild man of the coppice, who has a Perry Zulu body and arms (!) grafted onto a pair of Wargames Factory ancient Celt legs, a GW head of some variety from the bits box, and a Green Stuff hairy waistcoat!

I’ve also made up a few more armed retainers:

Ribaud the spearman, Begum the archer, and Cerdic the enforcer…







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Bobbin' along just fine, I see.

Now you'll just need a Baron Robert (or a robber(t) baron) to lord it over those revolting peasants.

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no Bob The Buggerer then?  interesting modelling techniques needed.

Bob the Bishop Banging Bapist from Burton Bradstock.

Bob the Beheader.

Bob the Bandit.

Bob the Bed Wetter

Bob the Blind Begger

« Last Edit: October 13, 2018, 05:11:25 PM by redzed »
Commission Painting undertaken, PM or email me.

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Very, very nice  8)
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Not to mention ‘Bob’:
http://blackadderquotes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Bells-blackadder.jpg

Great conversions, looking forward to seeing them painted.
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Great inspirations, Richard! Hope to continue my Worringen knights soon ...

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Thanks  :)

no Bob The Buggerer then?  interesting modelling techniques needed.

Nice suggestions Shaun - I might need to commission Br.Vinni for that one lol

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Grand  :D

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Love them :-*


Bob O'Job ?   ;)
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A delightful set of rubes! And your creativity is really soaring when it comes to naming them.


 

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