Sunday, 3 May 2015

Imperial Assault- Rebel Troopers


I just received my first load of Imperial Assault expansion figures and wanted to get something up for Star Wars Day. The Rebel Troopers really grew on me as I was painting them, and I look forwards to getting more and putting them on the table.

I replaced the helmet antenna with an old brush bristle, and used gloss varnish on the visor. 

I mucked about with Comic Life 3 for a few minutes...


13 comments:

  1. Really nice painting. You've captured the look of the uniform material really nicely.

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    1. Thanks, PC! I use a black wash over dark grey for the jacket, boots, and weapon, which gives a slight sheen. I'm yet to matt varnish these, which may alter the final appearance.

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  2. Very nice! They look fabulous

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  3. Niiiice. The face is excellent, your paint job does an unusually high quality and characterful sculpt justice here.

    "Comic Life 3"? I'll have to check that out.

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    1. Thanks, Allison! I'm quite happy with my current face technique, but the eyes are still looking in every which direction...

      I used Comic Life for my Falklands report in January (plug: http://wargamingwithbarks.blogspot.com.au/2015/01/where-there-is-discord-falklands-war.html ). It's a little touchy, but gets the job done.

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    2. Oh yeah, I remember that now. It was fun :)

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  4. Very good, I've saved the image as reference for painting my own. Thank you for sharing.

    Elmar

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    1. No worries, Elmar, enjoy painting and gaming with yours!

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