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by Grizzle
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 61
Views: 1472

Re: Darklands Weekend

I'm in.
by Grizzle
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

And that's the last 5:

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by Grizzle
Sat Nov 02, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

First 5 shadow drunes for my second unit of them, reversed the grey and rose-brown on their cloaks/wrappings:

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by Grizzle
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Penda's Golden War Trophy
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Re: Penda's Golden War Trophy

Jonathon Chester wrote:
Grizzle wrote:A large portion of the hoard is currently on display at the Birmingham Art Museum; it's great for a look round. I went a few weeks back.

The level of detail and fine workings without the aid of modern-machine precision is pretty astounding.


Was this befor ehte pen museum?


Same day! ;)
by Grizzle
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Penda's Golden War Trophy
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Re: Penda's Golden War Trophy

A large portion of the hoard is currently on display at the Birmingham Art Museum; it's great for a look round. I went a few weeks back.

The level of detail and fine workings without the aid of modern-machine precision is pretty astounding.
by Grizzle
Thu Oct 24, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

And that's a wrap on the 2nd brute unit...I need more storage boxes:

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by Grizzle
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Midland Players
Replies: 21
Views: 3026

Re: Midland Players

So me and Grizzle (aka Andy) are off to the Gotham and Samaria weekend Gaming event on Friday, hoping to introduce at least another 25 people into the Darklands Universe and have a fun time doing it.. If you don't know who they are, check out the Gotham & Samaria facebook group, they are a grou...
by Grizzle
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Of Kthones and Atalantes
Replies: 9
Views: 522

Re: Of Kthones and Atalantes

Icchan wrote:Aren't the Atalantians themselves, technically, aliens?


I wonder if they flew around in giant vivariums, a Khthone's worst nightmare?
by Grizzle
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Thanks Rob, I'm sticking to task on my Ysians, I really want to get every model I currently own painted, hopefully before around May-June next year, then start on my Albainn.
by Grizzle
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Next lot of brutes finally finished:

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by Grizzle
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Finished Models Gallery
Topic: Ysians and some furries
Replies: 2
Views: 149

Re: Ysians and some furries

More Ysians is always great, nice work!
by Grizzle
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Ah brutes, I love them so much I'm painting a second unit!

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by Grizzle
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Finally finished the last 10 Ax drunes (with terrible freehand on the banner; not my strongest area): https://i.ibb.co/drYtG4G/Ax5.jpg https://i.ibb.co/WF6GSmC/Ax6.jpg https://i.ibb.co/gtvb7jq/Ax7.jpg https://i.ibb.co/9s9DjDw/Ax8.jpg
by Grizzle
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: Finished Models Gallery
Topic: JerzyK's minis
Replies: 110
Views: 29631

Re: JerzyK's minis

Just brilliant!
by Grizzle
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Finished another 10 ax drunes:

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by Grizzle
Tue Sep 03, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Finally finished my archers, perhaps a bit rushed at the end to get them done before I go back to work, but at least I now have 40 painted: https://i.ibb.co/nkrp6Z7/arch5.jpg Now I've just got to do my other 20 ax drunes... :cry: Some more lovely work Andy. How many minis does that put you on this ...
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Finally finished my archers, perhaps a bit rushed at the end to get them done before I go back to work, but at least I now have 40 painted:

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Now I've just got to do my other 20 ax drunes... :cry:
by Grizzle
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Considering you said you aren't that patient I think your freehand designs, like that banner, are on point. Nice work Jonathon!
by Grizzle
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Finished Models Gallery
Topic: Albainn in Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: Albainn in Australia

Nice work on these, the tartan and tatoos look ace.
by Grizzle
Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

And here they are, 10 more archers, I've just got 10 more to do and thats 40 overall:

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by Grizzle
Fri Aug 30, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Bases, what are your plans?
Replies: 18
Views: 2269

Re: Bases, what are your plans?

My Ysians are on a grasslands /heather and slate/rocks style. My Albainn are on grassy and heather, sort of plain, with a few rocks under a lightish snowfall effect. My Khthones I'm thinking barren, dusty rocklands, with some occasional muddy pools and maybe the odd bit of ruined temple sticking out...
by Grizzle
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

You know I made a mistake in the 2018 one, when tallying up my painted I forgot to add in the manticore, which puts me at 128 for last year I think. (Your signature reminded me).
by Grizzle
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Thanks lads, well I've got some more infantry on the way next, I need to finish off my bowmen.
by Grizzle
Thu Aug 29, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 61
Views: 1472

Re: Darklands Weekend

Brightblade wrote:
Jonathon Chester wrote:
Dayle12 wrote:

Can always ask her yourself? You live in the same house hahahahaha


This reads a bit weirdly as someone from not in the know lol


We live in a commune, and sit around camp fires and sing songs... :lol: :lol: :lol:


And sometimes I stand outside and knock at the window and pull faces.
by Grizzle
Mon Aug 26, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Took me a while, but I finally finished my of my favourite (and I think many others) models in the range: https://i.ibb.co/WnNR7d8/chim1.jpg https://i.ibb.co/pw76DW2/chim2.jpg https://i.ibb.co/njGx0Jc/chim3.jpg https://i.ibb.co/dGmv14R/chim4.jpg
by Grizzle
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Oh yeah, Rob...what is an under-goblin? From the Vras banner text for Quick-Blade: Quick-blade is Blunt-Claw's favoured kin and thus assured of a much-vaunted place in his war-host, that of kin-caller, the one that calls the kin to battle and keeps them there. Few Warrior-vermin will break where Qui...
by Grizzle
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

It’s such a gorgeous model but prefer the banebeast rat head over the goat Oh I like the goat, but I'd be tempted to get two for the alternate heads. I could magnetise, but I already own one. Weirdly I prefer the original drake head but the tail and rat head lol. Think it’s that I feel the goat loo...
by Grizzle
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Jonathon Chester wrote:It’s such a gorgeous model but prefer the banebeast rat head over the goat


Oh I like the goat, but I'd be tempted to get two for the alternate heads. I could magnetise, but I already own one.
by Grizzle
Thu Aug 22, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Hey Rob, I've thought of a lore question that may well have been asked many times before, but it's concerning the Terror of Fortriu. Now here is the text from the website: " The cold mountains of Fortriu, in the far north where ice and snow hold sway, was the domain of a horror that none dare ...
by Grizzle
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Hey Rob, I've thought of a lore question that may well have been asked many times before, but it's concerning the Terror of Fortriu. Now here is the text from the website: " The cold mountains of Fortriu, in the far north where ice and snow hold sway, was the domain of a horror that none dare s...
by Grizzle
Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

This took me ages, not sure about the results, but...here it is:

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by Grizzle
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Try this one scott: https://imgbb.com/

You want to use the drop down box after uploaded and use the BBcode full linked option and copy the first of the two links it gives.
by Grizzle
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones
Replies: 12
Views: 670

Re: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones

Those Savrar look nice. ;)

Great report!
by Grizzle
Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Rob Lane wrote:
demyse wrote:what happened to conjunct 1-9,11 and 12?


They got deaded.

Cheers
Rob


But will there be future conjuncts? There's plenty of numbers.

I know some will also be 'meldings' rather than stitched.
by Grizzle
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Finished Models Gallery
Topic: JerzyK's minis
Replies: 110
Views: 29631

Re: JerzyK's minis

I love coming back to this blog, keep it up, you've given me lots of ideas for colour schemes.
by Grizzle
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

More melusines, now I have a nice mainstay of 15: https://i.ibb.co/wdLt921/Melu3.jpg I really like the scheme you e gone with your army mate. Lovely colour palette and so cleanly done. Thanks Jonathon, truth is that being neat is pretty much the key to most good-looking schemes. It's also the part ...
by Grizzle
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 61
Views: 1472

Re: Darklands Weekend

I'm up for this too, sounds like good fun!
by Grizzle
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands League
Replies: 27
Views: 762

Re: Darklands League

You could do the games by X amount per month /months, like a game a week or two a month, just as an example though, it could easily be more. And I assume its all in good fun, so if you miss some out or stuff comes up, that's just how it goes sometimes. Or maybe base scores on some kind of percentage...
by Grizzle
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Rob Lane wrote:
Grizzle wrote:Hey Rob, are those scales or feathers on the back of conjunct 10(X)?

Can't tell if I should be doing plumage or scaley when I'm painting it.


Feathers!

Cheers
Rob


Brilliant, I've got some interesting ideas in that direction, pattern wise.

Those crazy Ysians.
by Grizzle
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5424

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Hey Rob, are those scales or feathers on the back of conjunct 10(X)?

Can't tell if I should be doing plumage or scaley when I'm painting it.
by Grizzle
Mon Aug 05, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

More melusines, now I have a nice mainstay of 15:

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by Grizzle
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Fearless
Replies: 23
Views: 957

Re: Fearless

In future I think ill drop the two morsagart down to just sagart, as there was really only one invoke I used all game, get rid of the one random hunter and take an Oghurithne channeller & Oghurithne Unund for some invoke support for the Oghurithne and the rerolls on 18" for fortitude tests...
by Grizzle
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Fearless
Replies: 23
Views: 957

Re: Fearless

Interesting. Pretty much what I hoped for really! It's a valid tactic - but it's not a game breaker. Andy only killed one Demilegionarius? Cheers Rob I wasn't there but I saw the aftermath in pictures, seemed a pretty one sided battle... Forcing his ogurithne at rather inconvenient times to flee To...
by Grizzle
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 162
Views: 7378

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019

Cheers Rob! Thanks. :)
by Grizzle
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 162
Views: 7378

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019

It’s now the morning after the event and I’m still coming down from the high of yesterday. Thank you everyone for attending I will be putting the full results up on this page later today. I have a few thoughts for next year going forward to improve upon but my main hope is next year we continue to ...
by Grizzle
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Flesh Drunes, his pile and his nithings:

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by Grizzle
Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 162
Views: 7378

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019

Rob Lane wrote:Ooo, me and Andy. Grudge!

Cheers
Rob


Should be a nice and direct fight. :lol:

I'm just staying out the woods...and in the game too.
by Grizzle
Thu Jul 18, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Hold And ... Reaction - When to apply
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: Hold And ... Reaction - When to apply

I was having a look at this myself and if it isn't a direct engage you can declare the reaction either at the start of their engagement to your unit, as they become engaged or after any valour tests have been taken. (Page 157, opposite 156 as it has a picture over the number) Valour tests may change...
by Grizzle
Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 113
Views: 6348

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

^You've put some work in there Jonathon! I've only just done a few more goad drunes and the beast handler battle drune: http://i65.tinypic.com/2z8aozk.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/16gbux2.jpg http://i63.tinypic.com/242tyt0.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/2w4kvmt.jpg

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