Tag: Forgeworld

Tutorial: Krieg Command Squad

The Krieg are the faceless mass of humanity pressed into the unrelenting war against the alien, the daemonic, and the damned. This video tutorial covers: An exploration of colour recipes and how to paint Feldgrau green (two ways in fact!) How to use dry brushing to create the impression of a wool overcoat. How to…
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#returntoisstvan Month 1 round-up.

The project launched with a BANG and has continued apace. Even with Forgeworld’s doors being closed there is still some hot heresy action as modelers rifle through their mountain of unpainted resin and plastic.  The project is still in its early stages, refining itself with each new conversation. A date has been set to complete…
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#returntoisstvan – Visual Library of Choral City, The Precentors Palace & Siren Hold.

Istvaan III had two primary battlefronts: The Precentor’s Palace and The Siren Hold within Choral City. The images have been gathered from the Forge World’s Betrayal and the Horus Heresy Trading Card game. Unfortunately, most images do not have a description of where they are set. I’ve used my best judgement based on the descriptions…
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Ultramarine Locutarus Assault Squad. Commission.

Locutarus assault squads were specialist hand to hand cadres, exemplifying the arts of sword and pistol play. During pitched battles, they were often held in reserve to bolster a failing line or press breakthroughs. Unlike other legions, the Locutarus are not chosen for their savagery, but instead for their courage in the face of impossible…
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Eikos Lamiad, Tetrach of Ultramar. Commission.

“Victory is a fickle mistress, failure a haphazard executioner; for those with the courage to persevere will not abide their dictates”  – Tetrarch Eikos Lamiad Eikos Lamiad was one of the ruling Astartes of the Ultramar system during the age of Crusade and Conquest. The turbulent ages of the Heresy Wars Lamiad came to embody…
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Keruvim, Crimson Paladins. Blood Angels Horus Heresy Terminators.

It is an observed curio of the IXth that an Astartes regulary commits himself to the Sacrophigi of their creation between battles. Towering edifices resplendent with the IXth gilded artifice, these coffin wombs aid in the optimisation of the incumbent’s inner chemistry, purifying the blood, aiding in the regeneration of old wounds. It is little…
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Principia Belicosa: World Eaters Special Units

Freedom is the only thing worth fighting for. That is why tyrants always fall. Lord of the Red Sands. Aaron Dembski Bowden Our intrepid chronicler of the dreaded XIIth Dan takes a look at the specialist units of the World Eaters and highlights the most common legion units you will see in a Warlord’s Horde!…
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Blood Angels Contemptor- Incaendius Class Dreadnought Commission.

The Incaendius Dreadnought has to be one of the craziest concepts to come out of the Forge World team for a while. It is a dreadnought that is armed with a JUMP PACK! That can jump from low orbit into battle. What the hell? I have painted two of these as part of a larger…
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Throne Quaphsiel 7:33 – Blood Angels Leviathan Dreadnought

The inspiration for this piece came from Master of Mankind, an offhand comment by the Bringer of Sorrows to Arkan Land describes Baal’s culture resembling that of the Holy Roman Empire. Little details like this provide a context to explore the artwork and develop pieces like this. Those large open spaces on the carapace cried…
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