Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Medieval Tournament (Italeri) Pt2

The Mounted knights.
As with the foot bods, these are to be found in both the Medieval Tournament and the Medieval Challenge sets. I´m considering painting the other 4 as well, but replacing the lances and giving one of the sidearm carrying bods with a flashy over-the-top standard..
I used the boxart as a rough guide to the colour schemes
oooh..the moldline on the lance!!!!!!!

As with the other bods in the set(s) there´s some great detail. 
Hello to Brent from Of Metal Men blog. Dark age´s 28mm...His Irish camp is..well?..it´s well worth a look.

17 comments:

  1. My word, they are understated! Absolutely fabulously done Sir! The figure on my blog is apparently designed for a Weird War II scenario! Not entirely sure, I just painted it as asked.

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  2. Yeah, the mold lines suck. They ruin your figures completely. I don't know how you can actually live with them. Please send all your figures with mold lines to me. Mwahahaha. All kidding aside, excellent work Paul. Truly excellent.

    Dimitri

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  3. The checkers really look good Paul, as the other details to! Great painted knights!

    Greetings
    Peter
    http://peterscave.blogspot.com/

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  4. The bard is especially brilliant Paul.........

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  5. Wow those turned out really good. They are soft plastic? Or metal?

    Cheers

    Eric

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  6. Top notch painting Paul. Excellent!

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  7. Great job, Paul! And you didn't fool me with the painted-on-moldline!

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  8. Well done paul another nice group of knights :-D I am painting these figs/bods myself. I was also thinking of replacing the lances. But all the same well done. Hey that moldline is fake isn't it or did you just get a really bad copy mine did not have any moldlines

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  9. Excellent Paul !!! Another great example of your skills !!!
    Very beautiful painted bods ! I'm happy to see what you did with the foot poses too ! :) !!!

    Cheers !

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  10. Really great work Paul. This set was my first "Knights Set" I ever bought. But I only painted a few of the figures. No I can see what´s possible! I will try it next year! Best whishes for 2012 mate! Greets, Mork

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  11. Well done, what you accomplish with these figures is wonderful.
    Happy New Year!

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  12. Fa fa fa FANTASTIC!!!!
    Amazing work Paul, I admire your patience!
    T.

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  13. Very nice Paul! I've never done checkered barding and I suspect I never will. That had to be brutal but the end results are superb!

    This will be a great tournament when you're finished!

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  14. Nice looking figures - explain the mould line away as where your brave bod scraped it down the side of another bod in a joust!

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  15. Outstanding! The painting of the crest detail is phenomenal. I had wanted to purchase these two sets, but am majorly humbled by your painting. I'll still get them, but I'll practice on something else first.

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