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Forum: General 40k   06-13-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 71
Posted By Shandathe
Yep! The Space Marine kits mix pretty well, too....

Yep! The Space Marine kits mix pretty well, too. And actually I think Company Veterans CAN grab 5 flame throwers if you really want them :)
Forum: Project Logs   06-10-19, 10:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 845
Posted By Shandathe
Important fire tip: It's actually brightest where...

Important fire tip: It's actually brightest where the stuff that's on fire is, and gets less bright toward the outer edges.

As for Straken... Just punching the enemies of Mankind would see too...
Forum: General 40k   06-10-19, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 71
Posted By Shandathe
It shouldn't usually be a problem, but while...

It shouldn't usually be a problem, but while you're allowed to customize your models' looks you're going to have to work with the same rules as everyone else. So best to pick a datasheet and build...
Forum: Black Library Book Reviews   06-07-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 61
Posted By Shandathe
That's probably why, if it's not just a timing...

That's probably why, if it's not just a timing issue. Their Primarch may have realized the necessity, but you're still blatantly breaking a law set down by the Emperor himself. They're Imperial...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-02-19, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 135
Posted By Shandathe
At least the white should be easier with Contrast...

At least the white should be easier with Contrast this month? ;-)
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-01-19, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 135
Posted By Shandathe
Old Man78 Maybe you can finish if you added the...

Old Man78 Maybe you can finish if you added the weekend? Dunno what state that Drop Pod is in now :)

I'll probably enter something small this month. I need the time to paint some Dark Eldar for a...
Forum: General 40k   06-01-19, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 74
Posted By Shandathe
You can paint him (and your Chapter) however you...

You can paint him (and your Chapter) however you want, just remember that he has the ULTRAMARINES keyword instead of the <CHAPTER> one, and his XIII Primarch rerolls only apply to other ULTRAMARINES...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-01-19, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 135
Posted By Shandathe
I like my color scheme, but the purple...

I like my color scheme, but the purple highlighting is a pain.
Forum: General 40k   05-31-19, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 109
Posted By Shandathe
Technically they can't. It turns out walking...

Technically they can't. It turns out walking around in medieval armor with a sword is a spectacularly bad idea on a battlefield where the least dangerous thing on it before you stepped in was a laser...
Forum: General 40k   05-26-19, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 109
Posted By Shandathe
Given that the rescale seemed to be the original...

Given that the rescale seemed to be the original motivation I rather expect the next version of the Tactical Squad (if any) to use the Primaris aesthetic myself. Not sure if they'll actually switch...
Forum: General 40k   05-20-19, 01:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By Shandathe
Wouldn't worry about the wrong place too much,...

Wouldn't worry about the wrong place too much, given the slowness I think most people are browsing by Recent Discussions nowadays.

Point of note, I'm not sure your picture is correct. That's the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   05-17-19, 11:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By Shandathe
I honestly don't know. He's trying but it's all...

I honestly don't know. He's trying but it's all got the feeling of a coach change when the team is one game from a demotion.

Still, he's not LOSING, though I'm thinking he's a little too eager to...
Forum: 40k Tactics   05-10-19, 10:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By Shandathe
That's not entirely true, I believe, though...

That's not entirely true, I believe, though you'll need to convert your own models. Forgeworld hid Chaos' only source of Sniper Rifles (that I'm aware of, at least) in Index - Forces of the Astra...
Forum: 40k Tactics   05-09-19, 11:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By Shandathe
Yeah, couldn't remember any, that's why I figured...

Yeah, couldn't remember any, that's why I figured you'd need to ally it in. Bringing friends with strengths you don't have is a time honored Chaos tactic that started with the words 'Traitor Guard'...
Forum: 40k Tactics   05-07-19, 11:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By Shandathe
I'm guessing you've got someone fielding snipers...

I'm guessing you've got someone fielding snipers in high numbers, because they really shouldn't be doing that if there's just one around (caveat: The Sanctus may do it to Psykers). This suggests...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   05-05-19, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 135
Posted By Shandathe
Going to see if I have some more luck with this...

Going to see if I have some more luck with this vehicle.
Forum: Modelling and Painting   05-02-19, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By Shandathe
FWIW, I recommend starting with a light gray and...

FWIW, I recommend starting with a light gray and working up (think Celestra Grey - Ulthuan Grey - White Scar). It's rather easier than trying to use a shade :) Alternatively, starting from white...
Forum: New Member Introductions   05-01-19, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By Shandathe
I'm gonna go with Alaitoc. Biel-Tan might also...

I'm gonna go with Alaitoc. Biel-Tan might also work, but... Anyway, welcome to the board :)
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-30-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By Shandathe
Sufficiently done for tabletop :)

Sufficiently done for tabletop :)
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-30-19, 12:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 60
Posted By Shandathe
Welcome to the board Alino.

Welcome to the board Alino.
Forum: Project Logs   04-30-19, 12:37 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 20,482
Posted By Shandathe
Think Imperial Knight mounted from the hips on a...

Think Imperial Knight mounted from the hips on a slightly shortened Baneblade. Maybe DaisyDuke can put a picture up with a reference model or two?

As for the Belly gun being funny... I've never...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   04-29-19, 11:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 129
Posted By Shandathe
BIG FAQ April 2019

Okay, it's called the WARHAMMER 40,000 Update April 2019 (https://www.warhammer-community.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/warhammer_40000_update_April_2019_en.pdf) now, same difference. Grab your copy...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   04-15-19, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 93
Posted By Shandathe
Big Community Survey 2019 is up!

Find it here, including your chance to win a (plastic!) Sisters of Battle army.

oh, and let me know if you can properly hit the 'Done' button at the end or get an email thanking you for...
Forum: General 40k   04-08-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By Shandathe
Welcome back!

Welcome back!
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-07-19, 09:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 131
Posted By Shandathe
Eh, maybe. Given that plasma is very much in a...

Eh, maybe. Given that plasma is very much in a sweet spot right as a weapon right now, I don't actually think it running into an unfortunate interaction is a big thing. Remember it would flat-out...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-07-19, 08:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By Shandathe
5 Immortals, or 5 Deathmarks. Probably both :)

5 Immortals, or 5 Deathmarks. Probably both :)
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-01-19, 09:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 486
Posted By Shandathe
Creon, Nordicus, how goes the painting? And Old...

Creon, Nordicus, how goes the painting? And Old Man78 , where's the April thread? :)
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-01-19, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 131
Posted By Shandathe
It actually gets a little worse still, as...

It actually gets a little worse still, as modifiers are applied AFTER rerolls. So if you brought something that gives you a reroll on 1s to hit to PREVENT plasma from blowing up in your face (most...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   03-31-19, 09:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 486
Posted By Shandathe
Needs some final touches later (weapon...

Needs some final touches later (weapon especially), but it's painted and it's time for sleep :)
Forum: Project Logs   03-28-19, 11:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By Shandathe
I like what you're doing with the (NM?) metal on...

I like what you're doing with the (NM?) metal on the scythe.

The harlie army seems mostly table ready, if not quite as spectacularly painted :)
Forum: Modelling and Painting   03-28-19, 11:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By Shandathe
Building out as Dave T Hobbit suggests is by far...

Building out as Dave T Hobbit suggests is by far the easiest. If you want a hole, cutting part of the plastic away and building what you want with Green Stuff is easier than trying to reshape the...
Forum: Chaos Daemon Army Lists   03-28-19, 11:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By Shandathe
Well, you can play Khorne or Tzeentch, and you've...

Well, you can play Khorne or Tzeentch, and you've got the start of a Nurgle force. TBH, the first thing you're going to need to decide is if you're going for Matched Play, and if so what point limit...
Forum: Age of Sigmar   03-28-19, 10:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By Shandathe
AoS actually seems pretty popular over here. It's...

AoS actually seems pretty popular over here. It's a decent enough game, just.... distinctly not WFB. Early on especially was a disaster as there was no point system to speak of (it's still iffy af)...
Forum: Roleplay Games   03-20-19, 09:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By Shandathe
... I can't parse this. I recognize most of the...

... I can't parse this. I recognize most of the words but...

Anyone?
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   03-18-19, 02:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Shandathe
Not saying you necessarily have to, both can do...

Not saying you necessarily have to, both can do good work. You do need to be aware of what you're getting for the points, though, as the point investment is a big one.

Note the Inceptors really...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   03-17-19, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Shandathe
Some more stuff was edited into my previous post....

Some more stuff was edited into my previous post. This looks a lot more dangerous :) Good call on bringing in the Ancient, especially with the added Hellblasters.

Not sure how much more...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   03-17-19, 10:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Shandathe
Point of order, if you're aiming for competitive...

Point of order, if you're aiming for competitive SM you should probably consider making some soup. That having been said, since I'm not sure what kind of lists you're aiming this at we'll just stay...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   03-16-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 486
Posted By Shandathe
I think you need to fix the BBCode :) More...

I think you need to fix the BBCode :) More painting-related, I like the forest-y color combo, but I'm having trouble making out shades/drybrush work to add more depth. So I'm guessing you either went...
Forum: Off Topic   03-16-19, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6,056
  Sticky: Pointless VENTING
Views: 325,959
Posted By Shandathe
Damn that sucks. Hang in there man.

Damn that sucks. Hang in there man.
Forum: Project Logs   03-07-19, 09:42 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 76,692
Posted By Shandathe
Welcome back, and good work! What do you...

Welcome back, and good work!

What do you think of the new model of the Despoiler?
Forum: Age of Sigmar   03-03-19, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By Shandathe
No idea TBH, I mostly play 40K myself as AoS 1st...

No idea TBH, I mostly play 40K myself as AoS 1st didn't allow for much player skill IMO and its Matched Play system seems like it can't be balanced.
Forum: Modelling and Painting   03-03-19, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 954
Posted By Shandathe
Short month, big model. I might be able to finish...

Short month, big model. I might be able to finish it off, but my new work project is pretty far off and they start early sooooo... Real Life Card it is. Not a good start. I'll probably put in...
Forum: Age of Sigmar   02-28-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By Shandathe
Most factions can somewhat do both horde + big...

Most factions can somewhat do both horde + big beasties, especially given that you can run as a Grand Alliance, but here's some standouts:

Seraphon. Skink hordes (come in a box of 24!) going...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   02-27-19, 06:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 954
Posted By Shandathe
*eyes time between pictures* Wot.

*eyes time between pictures* Wot.
Forum: General 40k   02-27-19, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By Shandathe
Not primed, GW just put some color in the plastic...

Not primed, GW just put some color in the plastic so you can tell the sides apart even without painting them - presumably for people who just want to play rather than paint.

Priming is good,...
Forum: General 40k   02-26-19, 11:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By Shandathe
1. Decently, though not entirely. 2. Yep,...

1. Decently, though not entirely.

2. Yep, go through the provided scenarios in order, they will teach you to play as they introduce new mechanics at a steady pace. I will note that given the...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   02-26-19, 08:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 954
Posted By Shandathe
I'm not going to make it. New project at work has...

I'm not going to make it. New project at work has just been taking too much time. I might manage it if the next weekend were included, but... oh well. Guess I'm using one of my Real Life Cards early.
Forum: New Member Introductions   02-26-19, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By Shandathe
Welcome to Heresy :) Feel free to post any...

Welcome to Heresy :) Feel free to post any questions in the appropriate forum (or here if you can't figure it out) and have fun :gimmefive:
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   02-24-19, 01:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 253
Posted By Shandathe
Accept it and move on? It's definitely less...

Accept it and move on? It's definitely less stereotypical IG :)

So... full Militarum Tempestus or throwing in the common Guardsmen and such still?
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   02-24-19, 01:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 253
Posted By Shandathe
Hrmm. Something else I just realized, half of...

Hrmm. Something else I just realized, half of those Leman Russ variants require the Demolisher kit rather than the normal Leman kit as found in Start Collecting. So I kinda failed my original idea of...
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