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This is the begging of my "tale of painters" project abit late starting this month but hey doesnt matter really. Anyways i am doing my imperial guard army with a Cobra theme from the old classic show gi joe! For yous that have no idea of cobra, etc click here for Clicky click Ill be doing the vyper troops and characters from the show but tanks will remain normal guard tanks.
Here is the armylist i am planning to make for the project.
2000 pts Cobra Strike Force
Doctrinces -- Stormtroopers
Close Order Drill
I couldnt think of another doctrince to use i was gonna mayby try light infantry but decided against it. All guard and stromtroopers have sharpshooter and chem-inhalers
Now for rest of the force
Hq1 Cobra Command Team
Cobra Commander(JO), honourilius Imperialis, trademark item, carapace armour, laspistol, power weapon
4 Vypers(guardsmen), 2 plasma guns, 1 medic, 1 stardard bearer. - 152
Weapon support teams - 385
Anti-tank = 3 lascannons
Anti-personnel = 3 autocannons
Elites1 6 crimson guard(stormtroopers), 2 meltaguns, deepstriking - 86
Elites2 6 crimson guard, 2 plasmaguns, deepstriking - 86
Elites3 10 Dreadnoks(veterans), 3 plasmaguns, 1 lascannon, frags grenades - 180
Troops1 Vyper Platoon Alpha
Command Team Tomax and Xamto(JOs)
4 Vypers, 2 flamers --- 4 Vypers 2 grenade launcher
10 Vypers, Veteran sergent, plasma gun, missile launcher x2 - 222
10 Vypers, Veteran sergent, grenade launcher, heavy bolter x2 - 208
Troops2 Vyper Armourfist Team
10 Vypers, lascannon, plasmagun
mounted in chrimera, heavy bolter turret, hull mounted heavy bolter, extra armour and heavy stubber - 217
Hellhound "Toastee", extra armour
2 Sentials with autocannons
Leman russ BT "Lemmy" hull heavy bolter, sponson heavy bolters and Extra armour.
Phew finally thats everything i could fit in it, I am new to 40k so let me know what you like and dont like, etc
p.s. next update in a few days.
Oh man, subscribed. Been excited about something like this from back when I saw your Cobra model a while back! Good luck!
Wow thats really cool I really look forward to seeing that
Thanks for some feedback sorry there been no new posts for while still trying to get stuff done and with work and also buying a 360 :happy: i been doing other things but will be posting some new pictures in a few days
Also LostNemesis: hmm, that might fit ill need to do some more watching of gi joe so if i can find doctrinces that will fit. I seen one episode they used gilders to attack so i that drop troop doctrince would work well!. Let me know what yous think.
Cheers and stay tuned!.
So, i have noticed that everyone is setting out lists of what 200pts worth is getting done bye each month so i thought i'd try the same idea.
Month 1 - Tomax's Platoon
Month 2 - 1 team of crimson guard, vyper anti-tank support team
Month 3 - 1 team of crimson guard, vyper anti-personal support team
Month 4 - Xamot's Platoon
Month 5 - ArmourVyper Team
Month 6 - Command squad with CobraCommander
Month 7 - Hellhound
Month 8 - 2 Sentials
Month 9 - Leman Russ
Month 10 - Dreadnoks
Month 10 will proberly be the hardest part of the project since every one has to be converted. Ill have pictures for tommorrow i would post some now but its 1am off to bed.
Well, here is a small update finally done making all of the 1st platoon of men and got a few started to paint and As well as some pictures! Mind you there still w.i.p.
vyper squad 1
vyper squad 2
Tomax (JO) still a major wip
I am trying to find naked arms but cant find any at the moment in my bits box, I was possiably thinking catachan arms seems best but not to sure they they would be to big?.
Cheers and Next update will proberly be the 1st on november with the finshed modals.
very cool! i like them alot! cant wait to see more of your work!
Looking good mate. You've a lot of painting to get done in a couple of days! I believe in you though.
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