HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

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HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Capnpetey » Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:08 pm

New to the forum and ready to throw some hobby progress down!
Bringing some second and third hand Dark Eldar that are in desperate need of some love and giving them a minty fresh coat of paint.

The first warrior squad!

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The progress so far. This has been the most painting that I have ever done in a year.

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My Archon

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Units to complete for the HPC:

10 Warriors w/ dark lance (February)
1 Raider (March)
1 Raider (became Dias of Destruction)
10 Trueborn w/ 2 splinter cannons
1 Venom (September)
1 Haemonculus (September)
2 Medusae (October)
1 Ravager (May)
1 Ravager (November extra)
5 Wracks(August)
5 Wracks (October)
5 Scourges (June)
6 Reaver jet bikes (April)
1 Talos (July)
8 Incubi
1 Lelith Hesperax
1 Succubus converted to an Archon (August)

Partially completed units that I intend to finish off over the year:

5 Trueborn w/ 4 shredders
10 Warriors w/ dark lance
10 warriors w/ dark lance
1 raider
1 raider
1 venom
1 venom
6 Reaver jet bikes

unpainted
In Progress
Sweet,sweet completion
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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Evil Space Elves » Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:21 pm

Neat, fellow Dark Kin! Looking forward to seeing some more DE for the 2016 HPC :twisted:

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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Capnpetey » Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:54 pm

Just keeping it spooky!

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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Loopy » Sun Jan 17, 2016 5:06 am

Welcome to the forums, Capn' Petey. It'll be nice to see another Dark Eldar army represented in the HPC. Good luck!
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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby FrazUK » Sun Jan 17, 2016 5:23 am

Cool scheme you've got there Petey :D , good luck with this year's challenge.

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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Capnpetey » Sun Jan 24, 2016 8:06 pm

Updated first post with the list of unpainted units.

The progress thus far:
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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby GrinnialVex » Mon Jan 25, 2016 9:04 am

Ooh, cool color combo!

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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Capnpetey » Wed Feb 03, 2016 10:01 pm

Proof of concept squad complete and based! Going broken blacktop bases for most of the army, flyers will probably be over rubble to help blend in the moulded based on the scourges.

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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Fomite » Thu Feb 04, 2016 10:18 am

Really digging the colors on these guys.

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Re: HPC 2016 Dark Eldar love to give hugs!

Postby Hornblower » Thu Feb 04, 2016 12:27 pm

The sails and the bodies of the warriors look fantastic. I think your purple is missing something though. Your highlights on the rest kick ass, but the purple is kind of blah.

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