Power From Paint: New Necron Metal!   Over the weekend, we got some exciting news of a new edition of Warhammer 40,000! It came alongside a whole load of new Necron models in a very cool new colour scheme, and I wanted to try and replicate the look as quickly as possible. This post will really just focus on the worn-down coppery metal of the body. It makes use of the self-highlighting and transparent nature of Contrast paint, to produce…

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Markerlight #3: Alex’s Genestealer Cult Prepare for the uprising, players. We’re communing with the Hive Mind via Alex, aka thatsafistin on Instagram. Praise! This grimy, subterranean mob of mining aliens is the latest incarnation of a Herald with, like plenty of us, a new-found excess of hobby time. If you head back to the start of @thatsafistin you’ll find a lot less grit and dirt, and instead the shiny yellow of the glorious VII legion reinforcing some sweet ruined industrial…

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Tournament Report: The Second Terran Classic

Tournament Report: The Second Terran Classic

++ Inhuman howls ring through the underhive as humanity’s defenders hunt its own mutant aberrants. Eldritch rituals commence, runes are cast and balefire roars. In the shadows beneath Terra’s deepest underhives, a deadly enemy mobilises. Devices of untold power wait to be discovered, harnessed… unleashed. To the victor, the victory. Nothing more, and nothing less. The time is nigh, and Winter will take its tithe…++ Heralds, this has been a long time coming. We hosted the second Terran Classic at…

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Steel Brain vol 1: Team Building – Weaknesses And Why They Don’t Matter

Steel Brain vol 1: Team Building – Weaknesses And Why They Don’t Matter

Good evening players, and welcome to the beginning of the end…of summer. Getting ready for cosy days indoors, painting miniatures and obliterating your foes? Today we’re looking at building your team, and why you shouldn’t worry about what it can’t do, but instead should focus on what it can do better.

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Power From Paint #1: Painting yellow the easy way.

Power From Paint #1: Painting yellow the easy way.

Welcome to the first Power From Paint!

We got Greg, the dominatrix of Hive Fleet Bombus, to show us how to achieve that buttery yellow skin that nobody really believes is easy, now matter how often he tells us it is. This technique works particularly well on skin, fabric and other natural surfaces, but is perfectly easy to apply to power armour, vehicles and the like.

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