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These are my first Nec gang. I painted these guys as part of my quest to finish off my collection of grey minis before buying any more. I was inspired by the unknown warriors pdf which can be found here if you're interested. I followed the colour scheme which I used for my imperial priest. I'd also run these guys as Orlocks. Anyway, pics.

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Leader:



Gangers:
2nd in command - I'll fix his name




Heavies - Just noticed a mould line! D'oh!


Juves



And miscellaneous



I'm not sure on the inscriptions on the book and seals myself. I might just do them again. Overall I'm rather pleased with them. What do you guys think?
 

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Hey. Your pics are a bit dark but from what i can see they are nicely painted. For the inscriptions i use brown as i don't think it looks as bold if you know what i mean. you have done a good job on them. The only thing i would suggest is maybe giving the troops uniforms a wash of brown ink maybe just to add a bit of depth.

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Brown text is a really good idea! I'll definitely give that a go. As for a wash, I gave two a wash of ogryn flesh (used for the eviscerator chappy and plasma ptl) but they looked way too dark. I know what you mean about giving the cloth more depth though. I'll have a bit of a ponder and see what I can sort out. Cheers for the advice. :victory:
 

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Brown text is a really good idea! I'll definitely give that a go. As for a wash, I gave two a wash of ogryn flesh (used for the eviscerator chappy and plasma ptl) but they looked way too dark. I know what you mean about giving the cloth more depth though. I'll have a bit of a ponder and see what I can sort out. Cheers for the advice. :victory:
No problem :). For the wash, water it down and try to only apply it to the recesses rather than the whole area. Alternatively for future reference you can do what i do and wash the model after you paint the main colour on then add more layers of paint working up to the highlight like this:



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Looking good so far :) Never played necromunda, but they look good none the less :D A commissar model would look badass in there :D

Also, if your ever after more gangs, I've got a couple in my sale thread

Cheers

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The combination of both the imperial guard plastic sets looks awesome. Paintjob is looking pretty slick as well:grin:

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These look pretty sweet, my only gripe would be that they look rather clean to be fighting in the dark depths of a hiveworld ;)
 

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Cheers guys.

@ LTP I think I'll wash the indentations of the fatigues. I really like the metals and lasgun on your model.

@ Wulox I know what you mean about them looking clean. Fluffwise they are off-worlders working for the Inquisition. I'll give 'em a wash and hopefully they'll look better. I still want them looking clean but have to give them more definition.
 

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Temeria's seem a bit off but that’s my only issue. Nice work. Finigan is awesome BTW.
 

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Fine work Piemaster. They look fantastic. Good mix of parts and painted well. Rep
 
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