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Offline Turbo-Ben

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Dystopian Legions Prussians
« on: February 17, 2013, 11:00:02 AM »
I just bought a couple of the Dystopian Legions Prussians on the german Sweetwater Forum. Try to paint them quick as I want to have them ready for a small con near me, where they will hopefully find a new home... ;)








Offline Mr.Marx

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2013, 11:10:28 AM »
They are looking really good. I do love that Lieutenant figure.

Offline The_Beast

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2013, 03:21:08 PM »
Not fond of yet another scale, I'm wondering if they couldn't work as clockwork automatons. Bronze to the face and hands, maybe a few gears at the elbows and knees.

Just a thought...

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Offline Red Orc

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2013, 04:51:04 PM »
They're great figures and you've done a fantastic painjob on them, they really look mavellous. That battlesuit is awesome.


Offline Turbo-Ben

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2013, 05:07:58 PM »
They are looking really good. I do love that Lieutenant figure.

In fact, its the figure I dislike the most! ;) And he didn't turn out as good as I wished.

Not fond of yet another scale, I'm wondering if they couldn't work as clockwork automatons. Bronze to the face and hands, maybe a few gears at the elbows and knees.

The scale is quite a problem if you want to combine them with other company's. As I'm not that interested in VSF gaming its not that bad for me! ;)
I'm not sure about the automatons, maybe they would just look to organic.

They're great figures and you've done a fantastic painjob on them, they really look mavellous. That battlesuit is awesome.

Thank you! In fact, there are two battlesuits... ;)
The second one was missing one shoulderpad, so I tried to paint it as if he was hit on his right shoulder. But you can't see it that clear on the pic.

Offline Red Orc

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #5 on: February 17, 2013, 11:52:57 PM »
How right you are, there are indeed two battlesuits. because the lighting in the first pic isn't as good I hadn't really paid much attention to it and read it as the same battle suit as in the following pic.

Those two battlesuits are awesome!

Offline d phipps

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2013, 08:45:28 AM »
Not fond of yet another scale...


What scale are these?

Offline Turbo-Ben

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2013, 08:18:41 PM »

Offline Whiskyrat

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #8 on: February 19, 2013, 03:08:08 AM »

What scale are these?

It looks like they are a similar size to AT-43 and Dust Figures ~ 1/48'ish.  ::)

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #9 on: February 19, 2013, 11:10:37 AM »
It looks like they are a similar size to AT-43 and Dust Figures ~ 1/48'ish.  ::)
Even bigger... :?
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Offline Whiskyrat

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #10 on: February 20, 2013, 01:29:16 AM »

Offline Franz_Josef

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #11 on: February 20, 2013, 01:56:48 AM »
Bad choice of scale on Dystopian's part.  At 28 mm they could have had crossover purchasers who wanted to increase their Steampunk collections.  As big as these are, they can mix with nothing but themselves (and I would hazard that the universe of gamers who would want to play Dystopia will be smaller than those who would have augmented Steampunk German/Prussian armies). 

Offline Suber

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #12 on: February 20, 2013, 10:02:45 AM »
Nevertheless, the minis look very well sculpted and I love your work on them :).

Offline Elbows

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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #13 on: February 21, 2013, 09:26:53 AM »
Shame...I was vaguely interested in their future stuff - didn't realize the scale was so absurd.  Tsk tsk.



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Re: Dystopian Legions Prussians
« Reply #14 on: February 22, 2013, 03:20:14 AM »
Beautiful work, Turbo-Ben!  :D

I was hoping to cherry-pick some of this line for our games, but that looks far less likely based on the bloated scale.



Thanks for the info.