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Fresh-Faced New User

Yeegads -- thanks to all who replied -- i blush!

glad you enjoyed it -- i had fun building it. I am always a little embarraased by my lack of painting skills so thanks for being kind.

as to what the base model was for the meganobs - richard at recreationalconflict
has "big daddy" resins - the base model - from Bioshok the video game

and maxmini
has "big guns"

GW has "big claws" and other bitz

and a bit of plasticard loin cloth, random plates and pipes and wires

mix well.

I posted a few more pictures in the gallery - including the first of three submersibles and amphibian flyers - still works in progress.

when i get a little time i will post my first army "The Clown Corps" - i need to take pictures of it. It is a chaos marine army, with circus theming. It was done as a therapy since i am afraid of clowns.....

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self promoting, generally 
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Stinky Spore

Amazing army! I really like the modeling and conversion work. The Huvvacraft are my favorites!

~2500 pts
~1000 pts 
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Slippery Scout Biker

........... interesting

Kill the mutant.
Burn the heretic.
Purge the unclean.
Also purge justin beiber  
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Outraged Witness

Looting some poor sap's space hulk.

This is awesome, what did you make the snail out of?

(Non-SOB) +Ogre Kingdoms
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Fresh-Faced New User

InquisitiveInquisition wrote:This is awesome, what did you make the snail out of?

a conch shell - i ate the conch (fritters) some Crayola playdoh, some robogear platformer parts, the guns are paintpots and medicine bottles and other bitz and pieces

i finally got pictures of the gretchin up

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Rough Rider with Boomstick


I'm really digging the Bioshock themed guys.

I have 2000 points of , called the Crimson Leaves.
I will soon be starting WoC, devoted to
I have 500 points of , in blueberry and ice cream (light grey and light blue) flavour. From the fictional world Darkheim.
DarkHound wrote:Stop it you. Core has changed. It's no longer about nations, ideologies or ethnicity. It's an endless series of proxy battles, fought by mercenaries and machines. Core, and its consumption of life, has become a well-oiled machine. Core has changed. ID tagged soldiers carry ID tagged weapons, use ID tagged gear. Nanomachines inside their bodies enhance and regulate their abilities. Genetic control. Information control. Emotion control. Battlefield control. Everything is monitored, and kept under control. Core has changed. The age of deterrence has become the age of control. All in the name of averting catastrophe from weapons of mass destruction. And he who controls the battlefield, controls history. Core has changed. When the battlefield is under total control, war... becomes routine.

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Food for a Giant Fenrisian Wolf

Blue Mountains, Australia

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Hollerin' Herda with Squighound Pack


Very Awsome! Can't even imagine how much work went into it...but totally worthwhile.

anyone else think this looks like an upside down Marathon symbol?....classic

woodelfs army too 2000pts(....the little fairies) 
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Sagitarius with a Big F'in Gun

New Hampshire, USA

Absolutely Brilliant! I hate when people play an army direct from the box, with no theme beyond 'this is what was in the book', and nothing to make it 'theirs'.
You, my good sir, are the opposite of that kind of person! Amazing work!!

There's just something about a woman in armor...


Introducing the Nezumi- Ratmen of the Grimdark!

Josh's Dwarven Engineering!!
Creating a Dwarven Airship! and Engineers of Renown! 
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Death-Dealing Devastator

Central Pennsylvania

anybody read the perry bible fellowship?


first thing i thought of when i saw this....

maybe a a future IG theme to combat the akwatic raidas??

-1750 pt - 50% painted
-1000 pt- 50% painted

Set up shop and blast 'em to pieces is my favourite strategy.

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Longtime Dakkanaut

USA, Indiana

Wow that was such a cool army! love all the boys! and love your LVS's

Dont worry, Be happy
Flames of War 
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Focused Fire Warrior

South Korea

This army is great! Great ideas, great models! I especially like the killa kans! Good job

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Sacrifice to the Dark God Tzeentch

My head exploded, th giant pink landsnail was the most epic thing i've seen...ever

Claws of the Emperor 4,500 points 17 wins 5 losses

Misc Kroot army around 700 points, haven't played it yet

Warboss FlashBlitza N' hiz 'Ere We Go! boyz 5 wins 7 losses 2,000 points

WIP tzeentch army  
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Jovial Plaguebearer of Nurgle

SF Bay Area, California

Fantastic model conversions.

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Crafty Bray Shaman

Everything is so personal and well-done.

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Fresh-Faced New User

Metro Detroit area, MI, USA

WANT. SO MUCH WANT. This army contains so much orkiness with a hilarious twist, I love it!!! Great job!



(Apologies in advance for noob questions!)

GENERATION 10: The first time you see this, copy and paste it into your sig and add 1 to the number after generation. Consider it a social experiment. 
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Omnipotent Necron Overlord

From the most twisted corners of your psyche

Yep, that's about it. 10/10

What I have
What I like stomping

Westwood lives in death!
Peace through power!

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Da Head Honcho Boss Grot

New Jersey, State of Perfection

Awesome, this makes me want to restart my Grot Rebel Air Farce to combat the (budgetary) predations of your Ork Navy.

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This ain't no pansy GW Armor, son - Digital Sculpting Plog, Now with Heavy Weapon Platforms!
Sympathy for the Devil, or: The Project Log from Hell

Ma55ter_fett wrote:It reads like the ramblings of a Nigerian lobotomized Shakespeare typed into a cellphone with a very aggressive autocomplete function.
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Dakka Veteran

This is absolute genius

Choose an army you can love, even when it loses - Phil Barker
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Been Around the Block

aye very nice fluffy army . got to leve it to the orks to see thing so difrintly lol

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Sinister Chaos Marine

Love the theme and the conversions

Tempest Cadre

Emerald Knights

"It saddens me greatly that we must take arms against the peoples of the galaxy. By their deaths they deny themselves the liberation that is only to be found by total surrender to the greater good" - Aun'Va

"It is as we join with others, in a way that only the Tau can, in shared engagement to the Greater Good, that we find ourselves able to fully realise our true potential. And that is the final source of our hopes and intentions" - Aun'el T'au Tam'ya


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Servoarm Flailing Magos

Absolutely fantastic.

"Praise Be To The Omissiah!"

"Three things make the Empire great: Faith, Steel and Gunpowder!"

Azarath Metrion Zinthos

Expect my posts to have a bazillion edits. I miss out letters, words, sometimes even entire sentences in my points and posts.

Come at me Heretic. 
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Dominating Dominatrix

Dublin, Ireland

My God.
Absolutely jawdropping stuff, the level of detail and little touches are absolutely unbelieveable.
The crocadile life saver around the Killkan

How long did it take you finish all this?

Have you put this in the general painting and modeling forum?
It NEEDS to be shown off more.

Dman137 wrote:
goobs is all you guys will ever be

By 1-irt: Still as long as Hissy keeps showing up this is one of the most entertaining threads ever.

"Feelin' goods, good enough". 
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Thunderhawk Pilot Dropping From Orbit

Best ork army I've ever seen. Seriously, made me smile and it's very well painted and creative to boot! I love the sailor boyz, I imagine them singing " in the navy" as they march into battle.

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Lone Wolf Sentinel Pilot

Subsector Australia

This is some pretty awesome stuff. Loving the vehicles!
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Sneaky Kommando

Scotland, Ardrishaig, argyll and bute.

I know not everyone thinks the same as me and I know I will get a lot of hate for this comment but I think that is a bad message to send to the other races. come 'ere and we will go under water and bring up a teddie with some guns on its back to kill ye' .

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Auspicious Skink Shaman


How to make a pirate ship? make tutorials for this please!

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Veteran Inquisitorial Tyranid Xenokiller

The Peripheral

Probably the coolest army I've ever seen. That's awesome!

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Auspicious Skink Shaman


Plz make a tutorial on how to do this stuff! I'm useless at it.

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Fresh-Faced New User

Superb idea, look and humour...'ork royal'. I think the original us for sale in Portsmouth.., I say we all club together and make a full scale, fulky functional cinversion.
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