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Retro Epic Orks!

 This was a special little project for me.

 

The 1990's 'Epic' scale version of Warhammer 40k was the very first tabletop war-game that I played as a teenager. 

 

Over the years I'd picked up a few old kits at events and such, and with a final bit of eBay hunting, I had enough to put together a retro Ork horde!

 


It was fun painting sculpts at this scale, and in metal, again.

 

My eyes were a lot better the last time I painted something at this scale!



Started them all off with a good layer of my rusting technique.



Then lots of bright yellows and reds, because the Orks wouldn't have it any other way.



Took a few trips to various events, and a few EBay listings to put these together. Probably cost a damn bit more than they would have done originally.



Always liked this guy for some reason. Happy with how he turned out.


This project really rolled back the years!




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