One of my first complete units of models done for Warhammer 40K, the Chaos Cultists from the Dark Vengeance box set!
The bases really bring them together. They’re even the first models I’ve varnished, and a few of them have dead grass tufts to a few of the guys for a little variety.
This little cutie took a bit longer than I thought to finish, but he got there in the end.
This guy taught me that it’s not always a good idea to fully assemble a model before painting it – I’ll have to get used to the idea of painting a model in pieces, then gluing it together carefully after everything is dry. I just usually like to work FAST if I can, to the detriment of better quality sometimes.
Here’s a group of Plague Marines I converted from the 40K Dark Vengeance starter box:
So, first real post finally: Here’s a squad of 40K Dark Vengeance starter set Terminators I converted to be Chaos Space Marine Nurgle Terminators. I didn’t change the weapons, just added the bloated bellies, horns, blisters and such, and used a razor saw to cut the arms off of some of the figures just to make them easier to pack away when needed.
The finished product: