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Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Dark Eldar Archon

 A quick Dark Eldar Archon.  I'm experimenting with some styles and wanted to get them on a mini so I have a point of reference.

He's basically brown, which came out surprisingly well.  I wanted to limit the palette and be evil but not necessarily black.  The basic troops in the Kabal are actually sort of a mustard yellow and all of the specialist troops are in their archetype color scheme (i.e Incubi are black with bone details, and Wyches are red, etc...) so he should stand out from the rest of the pile.
 The base is green stuff with some Citadel water effects to give the feel of the model being precariously balanced over some glowy green slime!  This is a terrain type we featured during the Campaign and makes for a good snapshot.
This Archon is sporting both the Kabal symbol (on right) and Campaign Badge from The Chaos Gate Campaign.  I'm not entirely happy with the campaign badge but its still evolving.  I think this version is a little too large and the black half is obscured but the dark red.  I will probably return to this at some point and lighten the red near the badge to get some contrast going.

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