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Author Topic: Wherein I paint Game of Thrones. SAGA Age of Magic 12/6  (Read 30021 times)

Offline Ogrob

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Wherein I paint Game of Thrones. SAGA Age of Magic 12/6
« on: May 15, 2016, 03:50:09 PM »
Ahoy folks. I mostly paint Warmachine and Hordes, have amassed some Frostgrave by now, and like everyone else I got inspired by the fantastic Game of Thrones projects going on on this board, so decided to have a go myself. Mostly I'll see if I can keep posting stuff in this thread, I seem to always drop off and get frustrated because I'm a terrible photographer.

With any luck, there will be a Renedra castle on show soon, as well as more Stark and Lannisters.

These are Fireforge Teutons (went for the fur cloaks) with Gripping Beast (and some Frostgrave) heads and shields:




What do you think? The banner pole will get a banner at some point, and I'll fill the units out to work with SAGA.
« Last Edit: June 12, 2019, 09:30:24 PM by Ogrob »

Offline Dilettante Gamer

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2016, 04:17:33 PM »
Hey Ogrob, welcome to the GoT party!  These look mighty fine and looking forward to seeing more.

Like you kitbashing choices and the snow bases!

Hope we can help you keep this project going.  May I add this thread to our GoT compendium stickied above?

DG
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Offline Ogrob

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2016, 04:25:42 PM »
Of course! I may end up posting other stuff as well though.

Offline LordOdo

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2016, 08:03:37 PM »
Oooh nice, they look really northern! Very well done!
''Its so much easier to build something new than work up the courage to actually paint some.'' -Wyrmalla (2015)


Offline Hammers

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2016, 09:43:25 PM »
Sweet.

Offline dbsubashi

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2016, 09:45:24 PM »
Yes, welcome to the GoT madness! And very nice work! Good colors, I like how the shields came out especially.

Offline Mason

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2016, 09:46:29 PM »
Lovely, especially those shields.
 :-* :-*


Offline Ogrob

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #7 on: May 16, 2016, 07:51:32 AM »
Thanks everyone. Working on some northern knights now to add to the force, and then on to the first batch of Lannisters.

Offline Jockjay

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #8 on: May 16, 2016, 12:16:41 PM »
Keep it up. getting there with my Greyjoys. Damn you all for your inspirational projects (aka 'where's all my money gone').

Offline Captain Blood

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #9 on: May 16, 2016, 01:32:43 PM »
I like those. The direwolf shields are great  :-*

Offline Ogrob

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #10 on: May 16, 2016, 03:34:51 PM »
Cheers! I feel they look better in real life then in the photo. Considered going back and adding highlights, but also thought that the northmen themselves are probably pretty crappy painters.

Offline Jockjay

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Re: Wherein I paint stuff, starting with Game of Thrones.
« Reply #11 on: May 16, 2016, 04:02:35 PM »
Ha ! I use the same reasoning - "As if the Greyjoys highlight. pfff".

Offline Ogrob

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Almost done assembling. Torches, door, gates and other bits will be stuck on before I paint. It is truly a behemoth.

« Last Edit: July 19, 2017, 06:11:51 PM by Ogrob »

Offline Digitarii

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I shudder to think how much that must have cost you...
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Offline Dilettante Gamer

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 :o :o :o

Wow, Ogrob!  Your house words must be "Go Big or Go Home".

Seriously impressed and eager to see it painted!

 

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