Sunday, 10 September 2017

AD&D Minotaur

I recently finished a small commission for more Oldhammer type models. This time the old AD&D Minotaur and a pack of wolves.




I've loved this model ever since first seeing it in the Spring 86 Citadel Journal which I bought on my very first visit to a GW store in 1988. It's one of Citadel's best in my eyes and I did finally pick up my own copy of the model on Ebay some years ago.

The wolves are a mix of goblin wolves and Leman Russ' Freki and Geri.



12 comments:

  1. Smooth paint job! The minotaur somehow looks more dangerous than GW's latest plastic ones...

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    1. The current plastic minotaurs aren't great although I do like the Doombull minotaur they have in resin. Generally though I've not really cared for mino's and ogres since the 80's releases.

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  2. That Minotaur is one of my all time favorite models. And your food an excellent job painting him!

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  3. Love the natural tones you've used on the Minotaur. The fading of chest hair into the flesh looks great.

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  4. Great skin tone transitions ... lovely work!

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  5. Fantastic work on his hide, SCL!

    I've always thought that Minotaur had the most impressive beer-gut in the history of fantasy miniatures.

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