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post #1 of 38 (permalink) Old 11-02-09, 07:23 AM Thread Starter
 
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Well I don't know if this is the right spot to put this, but seeing as I'm new to the site I thought I'd introduce you all to my chapter, the Iron Dragons.
Now I've not come up with much for them fluff wise as I've not played any 40k before, but I'm loosely basing them on the salamanders (until I can come up with something better!) Anyway enough of my rambling here's some pics.
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Welcome to Heresy online.

This is certainly the right place to be putting this sort fo thing. Some nice models there, and I like the gold polarised eyes, very effective.

These do like like well weathered marines.

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I agree with Hum..., I really like the effect of the gold eyes. They look like cool sunglasses.
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They look pretty awesome! love the visors, how'd you make them like that anyway? really makes them stand out a bit. And were you going for a master-chief look on your terminator, or did it just turn out like that.

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It was an idea someone else had used on another forum I use, for the marines. You just slice across the top of the visor level, then into the bridge of the nose and carve it out to shape. The terminator is on it's version 2.0, at first I just cut a slit through the eye lenses but it was only a couple of mm thick and didn't look right, so in the end I just pretty much cut off the nose up and levelled off to give the fuller faced effect. I'm really really pleased with how the visors turned out, they just have a really cool glow to them. As for the masterchief look, it was by accident but I quite like the similarity. Makes them stand out from normal SM's without having to do anything drastic, which of course can be saved for the good stuff.
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I like the banner, the flames are very well done.

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i like the visors...gives them the Master Chief Halo look to em.

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Ok so this is an extremely rough, very very basic mock up of a potential heavy flamer for my terminators. I know the barrel is to long but it was the first piece of pipe I could find at the time. What's peoples thought's
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Your dragon on your banner looks a lot like a doodle I did back in high school of a rock wyrm. I like the dragon head on your flamer, its a nice touch, just got to have a bit of flame spouting out to finish it off. IMHO that is.

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Thanks, but I'm still not sold on the flamer head. Hopefully it'll grow on me while I'm working on it more.
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