Finally, with the arrival of Forgotten King and the tidal wave of new chibi critters, I knew I needed to get back to painting up the set. I began by easing into it with the Deeproot Scout and Star Guild Sapper heroes, I didn't paint the plastic version of Ruby at that point though, because I already had the metal version painted. But I have plans for her, that do not include stealing ideas from existing video game princesses.
Hot Lead. It's a long process and normally requires a lot of wet blending. But since I was working on whole lot of them at once and they are chibi miniatures, I had to simplify it a bit. I even skipped the last few steps completely, because I felt it wouldn't turn out right on them. Overall I'm
really pleased with them.
The Blaze Beetles required a bit more work. I painted the shell of them black and then using the technique Games Workshop suggested for painting Genestealer carapaces in an issue of White Dwarf. It
That's it for now. Tonight I'm going to work on the Hounds if I can get to the painting table. Then I just need to paint the Spawning Point's base and crystal, Roxor and Rockgut. So hopefully the expansion ack will be finished soon. Then it's on to Von Drakk Manor!