Saturday, June 3, 2017
End of an Era, Goodbye My Beloved Salamanders
I spent most of 2015 and 2016 painting my latest Salamanders force for Warhammer 40K. With the upcoming release of the 8th Edition of the game in mid-June (and less funds than I've had in a long time), really have no choice but to sell my Sallies in order to get the new codexes and Primaris marines. The eBay auction is here:
Here are some good memories of painting them over the years. Pretty simple job- primer, desert yellow spray and then multiple layers of green Army Painter inks.
Here's the gang from my apartment in Myoden outside Tokyo in May 2016:
Here's my badass Leviathan Dreadnought in the process of getting painted:
Here's some of my rank and file space mahreens in process:
And my faves of all time, my Tartaros Terminators which were done here in Wheaton, not too long before my previous company showed me the door:
Here they are in all of their glorious final forms:
For spending time in Tokyo and Wheaton with me and giving me the pleasure of building and painting you, I salute you and will miss you guys dearly! Go win some battles for another lucky gamer. Thank you for the read and good luck bidding.
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