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by Karak Norn Clansman
Sat Aug 27, 2022 8:24 am
Forum: Painting and modelling
Topic: Hobby Group Auxilia Work
Replies: 9
Views: 854

Re: Hobby Group Auxilia Work

Glory to the First Man to Die! Reyhan Cicek made his kith and kin and clan proud, for he was the first to fall in brave combat as the 78451st Astro-Ungarian Infantry Regiment charged over the top into the hellish maw of Archenemy fire during the Iscarpian offensive on Istria III, Pannonian subsecto...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon Aug 22, 2022 11:47 am
Forum: Painting and modelling
Topic: Hobby Group Auxilia Work
Replies: 9
Views: 854

Re: Hobby Group Auxilia Work

@Prince of Spires: Thank you kindly! Haha, I'm not even close to being sick of hats yet. These are so much easier to sculpt than Chaos Dwarf hats or High Elf helmets! :D For instance, the ordinary cap can take as little as 10 minutes or less to sculpt. That is impossible with finely wrought Dwarven ...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon Aug 22, 2022 11:44 am
Forum: High Elf Culture
Topic: Map of Yvresse
Replies: 12
Views: 334

Re: Map of Yvresse

Wonderful! Love it.
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon Aug 22, 2022 8:41 am
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests
Replies: 31
Views: 39141

Re: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests

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Artisan's Contest XXXV is up now! Check out the prizes.

Combined miniature and art challenge based on the Horns of Hashut Human Warcry warband, though the scope is much expanded.
by Karak Norn Clansman
Wed Jul 20, 2022 7:54 am
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/kdon5tz.png Warning Sign Take heed! What follows is a short collection of varied warning signs found throughout the cosmic domains of Our Lord the God-Emperor Himself. In each their own way, these mute objects stand as witnesses to the internal rot evident in the Imperium of Man...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri Jul 15, 2022 5:34 pm
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/gyUbLXr.png Scrip In Fuse Box In the grim darkness of the far future, man is scorched by his own captive lightning. Most forms of mundane technological hardware during the Dark Age of Technology was characterized by multilayered safety features. Long experience with the unexpect...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri Jul 15, 2022 1:52 pm
Forum: The 9th Age
Topic: Dwarven Hold: Kegiz Gavem
Replies: 41
Views: 31841

Re: Dwarven Hold: Kegiz Gavem

@SpellArcher: Indeed! :lol:

Two new artworks by the talented Igor Levchenko (check out his gallery!):

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​Kegiz Gavem Cleric

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Kegiz Gavem Warrior
by Karak Norn Clansman
Wed Jun 22, 2022 9:19 am
Forum: The 9th Age
Topic: Dwarven Hold: Kegiz Gavem
Replies: 41
Views: 31841

Re: Dwarven Hold: Kegiz Gavem

@Prince of Spires: I will, after I've finished a series of books here. Do not be shy of reminding me about it, should time drag out. Looking forward to read it! https://i.imgur.com/pv5vsqr.png Last Ride of False Prophet Yuzhadaraf Following the obliteration of an outmaneouvered Infernal Dwarf host o...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon Jun 20, 2022 7:54 am
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: Oldhammer Art Contest
Replies: 4
Views: 7427

Re: Oldhammer Art Contest

A new design a Regiments of Renown contest is up over on Oldhammer Forum, in case of interest. Warhammer Fantasy Battles and Rogue Trader entries are both fine. Check it out if this sounds fun!

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by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri Jun 17, 2022 10:14 pm
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/vyDPNck.png Signpost In the grim darkness of the far future, man finds himself damned for missing a sign. It is said that the road to golden paradise is well signposted, but it is badly lit at night. Amid the soulcrushing misery that characterizes life for most people in the dou...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sun Jun 12, 2022 11:54 am
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Woodworking Fun
Replies: 11
Views: 4339

Re: Woodworking Fun

@Prince of Spries: Thanks! Great choice of gift there, especially for your youngest brother. I hope he enjoyed it. :) Paint Your Tools Being something of a handyman that people often turn to for help with simple manual labour, you could confidently classify me as a tool user. A colleague would rathe...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri Jun 10, 2022 8:37 pm
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: Oldhammer, Middlehammer & Newhammer
Replies: 5
Views: 403

Oldhammer, Middlehammer & Newhammer

Being a summary of the most widely recognized formal period classification of Warhammer Fantasy Battles (WHFB) and Age of Sigmar (AoS), used for both forums and Facebook groups: - Editions 1-3 of WHFB are Oldhammer (1983-1992), roughly the era of Bryan Ansell. - Editions 4-8 of WHFB are Middlehammer...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sun Jun 05, 2022 7:44 am
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: WHFB: Thirsting Altar
Replies: 6
Views: 781

Re: WHFB: Thirsting Altar

@SpellArcher: Thanks! Interesting likeness there. https://i.imgur.com/TFIULTI.png Kislevite Tzar Guard V "Make a fool pray to the gods and they will smash their own forehead." - Kislevite proverb - - - https://i.imgur.com/Pjx1WTM.png Kislevite Tzar Guard VI "Curious Varvara had her no...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sat Jun 04, 2022 9:59 am
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: WHFB Albion Concept Artwork by Matthew Klaas de Witte (Devia
Replies: 77
Views: 54776

Re: WHFB Albion Concept Artwork by Matthew Klaas de Witte (Devia

@SpellArcher: :lol: Amber Truthsayers https://i.imgur.com/QZpmdk9.jpg Original fan content As the people of Albion have little inhibitions about the human form, Amber wizards wear little to no clothing, a cloak of fur, and of course as their status of Truthsayer demands, much jewellery of magical or...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri Jun 03, 2022 10:01 am
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests
Replies: 31
Views: 39141

Re: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests

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Chaos Dwarfs Online XXXIX is up now! Its theme is Boar and Bull Centaurs. Check it out, and all the prizes on offer.
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon May 30, 2022 1:33 pm
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

Joke Piece on Subversion This fun thing emerged on Reddit. - - - https://i.imgur.com/NLETtCf.png Into the Flames In the grim darkness of the far future, man leaves man to burn alive for his sins. Fire! Listen. The warning cry will send shivers down human spines, a portent of suffocating doom and he...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri May 27, 2022 1:34 pm
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: WHFB Albion Concept Artwork by Matthew Klaas de Witte (Devia
Replies: 77
Views: 54776

Re: WHFB Albion Concept Artwork by Matthew Klaas de Witte (Devia

Wicker Man https://i.imgur.com/c5Oidfv.jpg Some souls never rest, and those whose fury rages from the beyond continues to do so in the mortal plane. Only the highest Truthsayer can beckon the bravest souls from their interdimensional home of the Isle of Wights to return. But they must have a vessel...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon May 23, 2022 11:21 pm
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/KBMTN34.png Discovery "Well I'll be damned! Did ya know this can opener fits on the end of a lasgun?" - Anecdote of an ignorant conscript discovering his bayonet, from Colonel Juanito Diaz' equally censored and celebrated memoirs Between Battle Drills, Bedsheets and Br...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Wed May 04, 2022 8:01 pm
Forum: Painting and modelling
Topic: Quick 'n' Dirty Astro-Ungarian Headgear Sculpting Tutorials
Replies: 2
Views: 280

Quick 'n' Dirty Astro-Ungarian Headgear Sculpting Tutorials

Instructions for replicating the hats seen here, sculpted for a friend's Astro-Ungarian Imperial Army force in Warhammer 40'000.

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by Karak Norn Clansman
Fri Apr 22, 2022 12:47 pm
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests
Replies: 31
Views: 39141

Re: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests

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Artisan's Contest XXXIV is up now!

Sponsored by Old School Miniatures! Check out the special prizes.

Design a 1980s style unit, for a chance to have John Pickford himself sculpt a chosen entry into miniature format for OSM's range.
by Karak Norn Clansman
Mon Apr 18, 2022 8:30 pm
Forum: Painting and modelling
Topic: Hobby Group Auxilia Work
Replies: 9
Views: 854

Re: Hobby Group Auxilia Work

@SpellArcher: Haha, well observed! @Prince of Spires: Thank you kindly! Very much so. I have never painted a standard size army in all my life. Not good at mass-painting, and the joy is in converting and painting a few pieces. :) Premier for Astro-Ungarian Infantry Conversions Lo and behold, ladies ...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Thu Mar 31, 2022 3:34 am
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/EOIXm3e.png Labour Camp In the grim darkness of the far future, man buckles under the yoke. Come and see! Come, fellow human, and see the circus of depravity and destitution which our species has been reduced to, at the brink of doomsday. Shy not away, and close not your eyes, b...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Tue Mar 29, 2022 1:55 pm
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/Gy5arAR.png Xenocide "O, believers in the Enthroned Almighty! We shall hiss at the mention of the alien, as we shall gnash our teeth at its sighting. On countless worlds the human heart boils, sizzling and fierce with heated hate, so pure and just, divinely guided, holy ven...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sun Mar 27, 2022 5:29 pm
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: WHFB: Thirsting Altar
Replies: 6
Views: 781

Re: WHFB: Thirsting Altar

@Olthannon: Thank you most kindly! I'm practicing with backgrounds all the time, since it's something I'm a raw amateur at. Good to know it worked. :)

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Kislev Tzar Guard IV

"One cannot have two deaths, but you cannot avoid one."

- Kislevite proverb
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sat Mar 19, 2022 9:35 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Heroic Proportions
Replies: 1
Views: 623

Heroic Proportions

Taken from this lecture by Jennifer Mace (part 2 of a 2-part series on ancient Greek art): Here is a chart with human proportions, ranging from the normal through the idealistic to the heroic. Sharing here in case it might help anyone out there drawing or converting, given that heroic proportions is...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sat Mar 19, 2022 4:10 pm
Forum: General fantasy discussions / Tavern of Cothique
Topic: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests
Replies: 31
Views: 39141

Re: Chaos Dwarfs Online Contests

@SpellArcher: Aye, indeed!

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Scribe's Contest XIII is up now! Its theme being a Chaos Dwarfs in Blood Bowl writing competition, with a 30-500 word limit. Plenty of miniature prizes on offer. Check it out!
by Karak Norn Clansman
Sat Mar 05, 2022 11:20 am
Forum: Realms beyond the Gates / other games
Topic: 40k: Descendant Degeneration
Replies: 83
Views: 35197

Re: 40k: Descendant Degeneration

https://i.imgur.com/9a7mrwa.png Untangled It was in that moment when Yehunnas Moltkesson realized that he had forgotten which tree he had climbed before cutting loose the tangled branches. - - - Based on a real logging event which occurred decades ago for my maternal grandfather (93 years old at th...
by Karak Norn Clansman
Thu Mar 03, 2022 9:38 pm
Forum: Painting and modelling
Topic: Hobby Group Auxilia Work
Replies: 9
Views: 854

Re: Hobby Group Auxilia Work

Lothern Infiltrator 00L https://i.imgur.com/6hcntFm.png https://i.imgur.com/4HwgxAX.png https://i.imgur.com/h4bR4pM.png Flaming light flickered between colonnaded shadows. The ruddy light was cast not only by torches and braziers, for it emanated also from molten metal, ensorcelled lava and far wor...