Title: Adeptus Custodes
Iacton - March 10, 2008 03:39 PM (GMT)
Part of a squad that I bought last summer. Just got round to doing my 1st one
C&C Please :)
Lion El' Jonson - March 10, 2008 03:49 PM (GMT)
WOW those are nice :o but, the only C&C i could make was that the bolter and spearhead look a little small, and maybe the legs could use some bulking up. :lol:
Iacton - March 10, 2008 03:57 PM (GMT)
They are cast like that and they are as tall roughly as a marine (if anything they are slightly taller), they DO look a bit fragile admittedly (especially when the guardian spear keeps breaking) and the bolter part is small, but then they are supposed to have the best weaponry available, so my take on that is best doesn't have to be biggest! ;)
(In before Vred says "Is that what Mrs Iacton says?" :P )
Weiss - March 10, 2008 04:07 PM (GMT)
:D Looks good dude. The wonders of "miniaturisation"...
Vredesbyrd - March 10, 2008 04:37 PM (GMT)
I'll get you next time you pesky Iacton!
Rogal Dorn - March 10, 2008 07:39 PM (GMT)
i wish i had wenough money for a squad of those guys....
Nero Vipus - March 11, 2008 04:07 AM (GMT)
How much do they cost anyway?
Horn - March 11, 2008 08:55 AM (GMT)
Iacton - March 11, 2008 09:23 AM (GMT)
| How much do they cost anyway?|
I dread to think. The exchange rate was much better for Euros at the time but it wasn't far off £75 for 10 models in all - 5 termies and 5 standards (Although this included 2 lots of signed for P&P whilst they made their way down the chain - I wasn't gonna let them just get "lost" in the post)!
Yeah, the visors are a little over complicated, but there ARE eye slits under the eagle's wings. See pic below.
Itsme - March 12, 2008 12:08 PM (GMT)
Great paintjob, the only critique from me, the very bright gloves and the skirt doesn't fit so well. In my opinion.
To paint them in a brown would maybe look better.
But so it is something new.
Keep them up.
The whole squad must look briliant.
Time to paint mine.
Cpt.Loken - March 12, 2008 04:36 PM (GMT)
if you haven't started painting the rest of the squad ... do you think yuu would be able to do some molds?
Iacton - March 12, 2008 05:13 PM (GMT)
The arms and guardian spears are SO fragile that I don't think that they will survive!
Shame but I don't think so.
| Great paintjob, the only critique from me, the very bright gloves and the skirt doesn't fit so well. In my opinion.|
Maybe, I was sort of aiming at light coloured leather, like calf's leather if you know what I mean. I may tone the leather down yet.
|Time to paint mine.|
I think so too ;)
Cpt.Loken - March 12, 2008 05:16 PM (GMT)
Magos Explorator - March 12, 2008 06:06 PM (GMT)
Nice--where are the models from?
Itsme - March 12, 2008 06:35 PM (GMT)
I know what you mean about the calf's leather.
The kind of painting is great, it is only I imagine the custodes with a dark brown leather.
But I think this is only because of the artwork in all the HH works.
My suggestion, leave it this way and paint the rest of the squad like your first one.
Than you have something special.
And not like the artwork.
PS: It seems my terminator topic is gone :unsure:
To the moderators: Who was it :angry: ?
Iacton - March 12, 2008 08:47 PM (GMT)
It's here>> LINKY
But I don't know why it doesn't show on the board
Let's poke Shroud!
See if that works!
=>Constantine Valdor<= - September 28, 2008 05:42 PM (GMT)
Very beautiful Custodes, they are very near to the concept arts, do you use Dark Eldar legs?
For myself I will try the WH Chaosknight version, as it was shown on the GW Page
DaemonlordAbraxes - August 10, 2009 05:55 PM (GMT)
Sorry for the necro, but there are some of these currently listed on EBAY, $70 for a set of eachLinky
Torg - October 23, 2009 06:45 AM (GMT)
If you want any of custodes or any others, ;) here is the site,
that makes them,P.M. me if you want to get ahold of them
cause I got the contact info. :) ;)
site to look,http://fotki.yandex.ru/users/biel-tan/
Leman Russ SW - October 23, 2009 09:09 AM (GMT)
Do you have a price list of the models that they sell?
Torg - October 23, 2009 10:49 AM (GMT)
Please P.M. me....and I'll tell ya! ;)
or look up above on the website,in my last
BlackKnight15624 - October 27, 2009 02:44 PM (GMT)
Torg - October 28, 2009 08:14 AM (GMT)
rabblerouser - November 16, 2009 03:11 AM (GMT)
Lord_Mortirion - November 16, 2009 08:54 PM (GMT)
can someone - anyone pm me?? i get lonley :P
Torg - November 17, 2009 07:51 AM (GMT)
Rabble rouser PM recieved
Lord Mortarion PM ed ya! :) :D
Yvraith - November 17, 2009 09:21 AM (GMT)
Lord_Mortirion I tried to PM you but your inbox was full. :rolleyes:
Totenkopf - February 23, 2010 11:18 AM (GMT)
Could someone PM me with a pricelist too please?
Lunasteve - May 1, 2010 09:10 AM (GMT)
very nice iacton, models are complimented buy a great paint job, the gold looks really nice. gonna have to make myself some of these one day.
Torg - June 2, 2010 09:59 AM (GMT)
No kidding Iacton... :D
Might get some myself someday,
if any body wants to get any of those Custodes or Primarchs,
please PM me and I'll set you up with him.
I've got his e-mail... :) ;)