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Author Topic: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread - Khurasan Neptonians  (Read 22106 times)

Offline Dr Mathias

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I finished up a few Hydra Miniatures 'Retro Raygun' figures today, and because there will be some more figures from this genre coming down the pipe in the foreseeable future, I figured I'd better go ahead and make an 'ongoing thread' in the popular LAF manner.

First up is the Empress Xenovia and her Alpha Panther:



Along with some Zenithians. Hydra only has three of this faction available right now. They were pretty fun to paint.





Plus a couple images from a ways back, that I don't recall posting here on LAF:





Next up will be some robots (after a bit of Darkest Africa, in a different thread of course ;) )

« Last Edit: December 10, 2023, 04:44:59 AM by Dr Mathias »
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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2016, 02:21:55 AM »
That looks brilliant!  The aliens look just the bad guy from Major Matt Mason!  One of my fave childhood toys!
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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2016, 04:48:20 AM »
Has a very Flash Gordon feel to me...love the terrain.
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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2016, 06:50:32 AM »
Lovely work Matt  :-* :-*

The terrain has got the right sort of vibe as well  8)

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2016, 07:33:42 AM »
Beautiful colours - the transitions on that panther; sublime.
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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2016, 08:23:28 AM »
Beautiful! I'm a sucker for that retro sci-fi rayguns and rocket ships vibe. The first pic has had me heading off to track down the Alpha Panther. I need that model ;)

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2016, 06:37:00 PM »
Really nice figures! The back drops are really cool also

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #7 on: July 14, 2016, 07:04:20 PM »
Wow! I have been resisting these for so long.....

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #8 on: July 14, 2016, 08:38:18 PM »
Look great.   :)

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #9 on: July 14, 2016, 09:34:11 PM »
Superb work love the colours

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #10 on: July 15, 2016, 05:18:14 AM »
Excellent pics and PJs, looking forward to seeing more! :)

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #11 on: July 15, 2016, 10:29:02 AM »
Pictures for the next Number One in the LPL. Great.
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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #12 on: July 15, 2016, 11:56:11 AM »
Utterly brilliant! Love them!

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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #13 on: July 15, 2016, 12:31:40 PM »
Stunning and inspirational!

I am taken by the scenery you've used. I think the glass structures are an absolutely smashing idea.
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Re: Dr. Mathias's Into Space! Retro Sci Fi thread
« Reply #14 on: July 15, 2016, 01:40:36 PM »
Crikies, Matt, those are awesome!

I went to Hydra's site, and see he had the good sense to put your images up right away.

I never noticed the 'panther' before; impressive fig made wonderful by your brush, of course, but does add greatly to the terror of the cruel 'ladies.'

Doug


 

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