My plan for New Years Eve is going to be prepping more minis for next year, watching the Big Fat Quiz of the Year with my wife and drinking a festive beverage, so Happy New Year to everyone in advance!
Tuesday, 29 December 2020
Friday, 25 December 2020
Happy Christmas to everyone, in this strangest of years!
I’ve managed a festive paint job too to honour the occasion:
Saturday, 12 December 2020
(The joke in the title only really works if you read this blog post immediately after my previous one...)
Despite working longer than usual hours at work (lockdown plus Christmas makes for busy times) I’ve managed to finish another miniature, snatching twenty minutes of an evening whenever I could:
Sunday, 6 December 2020
(Is what my wife asked us when we replied ‘Alita’ when she asked us what we were going to the cinema to see)
So, cyberpunk is cool right? There’s a video game coming out imminently that I’m probably not going to get for a while, having too much in the backlog already, but here’s a mini that would be perfect for gaming that:
It’s a beautiful sculpt that takes paint exceptionally well, although as previously mentioned on the blog I did sand down her nipples, as in the bare metal they were ... really something else. The arm is great, the gun is great, even her shoes look delightfully futuristic! Special shout out to the hacking desk hanging from her belt, which I painted with colourful cables and then gave it a grubby cream body like it was a piece of 80s kit (because after all, cyberpunk is the past’s view of the future, no?). I dug out a Foundry Asian flesh triad as well, as the future is multicultural.
Here’s a picture of her knee deep in rubbish: