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Offline dadlamassu

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em4 Dwarves through the ages
« on: April 16, 2024, 01:08:26 PM »
Some time ago I decided on reorganising my fantasy forces only to discover that somehow I had very few dwarf soldier units.  Many characters and NPCs but hardly a single unit.  So I ordered a few packs of em4 plastic Dwarves.  And also I wanted the units to be different.  Some figures in the photos below are converted using bits fro other plasic figure sets and there are at least 2 metal figures amongst them.

Ancient Roman Auxiliary dwarves of the II Auxilia Cohors Nanum Neradhorum


Dark Age dwarves



Mediaeval dwarves (their leader is annoyed that he is still awaiting a standard)

« Last Edit: April 16, 2024, 01:16:26 PM by dadlamassu »
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Offline Pattus Magnus

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Re: em4 Dwarves through the ages
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2024, 01:32:25 PM »
I like those a lot! Your new units provide a great demonstration of how versatile these classic monopose figures can be. I used a lot of em-4 dwarves in my own army (and will continue to), and even mounted some on ponies to add some cavalry.

Offline Tactalvanic

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Re: em4 Dwarves through the ages
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2024, 04:39:52 PM »
Could not agree more.

They are great for conversion and unit filling etc.

mixing in some of the metals as well helps give the units command/hero etc and they look good on the table

Well done with them. Always good to see what someone else's take on them is.


 

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