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« on: August 27, 2017, 04:03:10 AM »
I am starting a brand new thread for my Warhammer Quest related stuff. I have both Silver Tower and Hammerhal, and a few extras as well. I hope to get them all painted up over the course of this school year.

I decided to start with the Brimstone Horrors.



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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2017, 06:08:54 AM »
oh, great topic! brimstones look good. I've been tempted by the Silver Tower as well, seems like a great gateway drug for the son. Just haven't taken the plunge yet.  :closed-eyes:
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2017, 08:37:51 AM »
Those look very good!

What is the Silver Tower?
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« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2017, 10:42:10 AM »
Those brimstones are awesome. I love the devilish little faces. My tzeeentch army has 60 pink horrors. It's a horror to think how many brimstones I need lol
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« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2017, 02:22:13 AM »
Those look very good!

What is the Silver Tower?

@GP, it's one of the boxed sets for Age of Sigmar. Kind of their Mordheim, D&D dungeon crawler version of the game. It's got a good mix of units and heroes. Very popular.

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« Reply #5 on: August 30, 2017, 10:47:46 PM »
Wow like them. Would look great dancing around the feet of Demon or Hellfire cannon. Will have to the getting longer list of things I want.

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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #6 on: September 16, 2017, 12:29:44 AM »
Those brimstones are awesome. I love the devilish little faces. My tzeeentch army has 60 pink horrors. It's a horror to think how many brimstones I need lol

I'd love to see them get blasted by shooting and turn into a hundred brims!

Here is my exalted flamer.


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« Reply #7 on: September 16, 2017, 01:51:21 AM »
I want one of those!!! I love the whole idea of flamers but that big guy is extra great!
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« Reply #8 on: September 18, 2017, 01:41:23 PM »
Thanks. Now he has a few buddies to play with.

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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #9 on: September 20, 2017, 03:38:21 AM »
SCREAMERS!!!!!

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« Reply #10 on: September 20, 2017, 07:42:19 AM »
I think the rules for flamers are overpowered, but I like your paintjob!
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« Reply #11 on: September 20, 2017, 11:02:50 AM »
Yep! They look great! I love screamers. One of my favorite models of all time. I love everything about tzeentch as I think it makes complete sense for some reason 😸
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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #12 on: September 30, 2017, 10:21:10 PM »
Next up are a dozen Pink Horrors.



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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #13 on: October 06, 2017, 11:00:54 PM »
8 grot scuttlings.

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« Reply #14 on: October 06, 2017, 11:26:58 PM »
Didnít realize they have bows as well. They are great miserable little creatures. Whatís not to love? I would love a unit of 20
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« Reply #15 on: October 07, 2017, 12:49:11 AM »
Same here!
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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #16 on: October 09, 2017, 11:03:44 PM »
The first of the Blue Horrors are finished.


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« Reply #17 on: October 12, 2017, 01:01:27 AM »
I love them all! Amazing painting. I'm looking forward to seeing the whole silver tower all painted and ready to fight.

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« Reply #18 on: October 23, 2017, 10:35:35 PM »
I'm getting there! The rest of the blue horrors are now finished. Up next are the Kairic Acolytes.

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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #19 on: October 28, 2017, 03:14:22 AM »
I decided to paint up a few of the characters to start a campaign. First finished is the Gryph-hound.

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« Reply #20 on: October 28, 2017, 01:01:20 PM »
Love this guy!
Gryph hounds are great. I have one with the priest as yet untouched. I would like the pack of them as well.
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« Reply #21 on: October 29, 2017, 10:26:13 PM »
I saw the box of them on the website the other day. Tempting!

My group and I played through the first game in a campaign yesterday. It was a blast! We started in the library. The one lone Pink Horror that was acting as librarian wasn't too tough, and left us feeling pretty good about our chances.



Next up was the Whirligig passage. This one got crowded really fast, and we were worried that we would be overwhelmed. But after slogging it out, we managed just fine.



Then came the Abandoned Nest. We discovered it was home to an exotic enemy, and went with the Exalted Flamer. Fortunately the Knight Questor was able to put some damage on it before the Fireslayer Doomseeker finished it off.



The next room was Perilous Footing, which was appropriate enough because there was a trip of Screamers hovering around in it. The Knight made good use of his challenge ability to draw them in so they wouldn't get fly-by attacks on their own turn.



Finally, we arrived at the last room: Searing Beams. This one featured two turnable pillars that fire beams of searing light. The room was absolutely packed with cultists and horrors, but by now we had started to work out a routine. The Excelsior Warpriest used his blast of holy energy to pop 6 or 7 Brimstone Horrors at once.



We actually had to stop the game because we ran out of time, and have not yet finished the final encounter with the Gaunt Summoner. So I will let you know how it turns out!
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« Reply #22 on: October 29, 2017, 10:55:06 PM »
Sounds awesome!  How many players did you have and how long?  Iíve been quietly eyeing this game for a bit. Love the models especially.
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« Reply #23 on: October 29, 2017, 11:16:37 PM »
Three players. We played for about two hours. Since we are still getting familiar with the rules, it takes us a little bit longer. :-)
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Re: Sharkbelly Visits the Silver Tower
« Reply #24 on: November 02, 2017, 01:13:41 AM »
The one nice thing about not finishing is that I can try to finish the Gaunt Summoner before we conclude.
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