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Dogs of War // Landsknechts #3

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Hello allhonorableguests!

Today I want to introduce two moremercenariesinmulticoloredcostumes - characteristic of the sixteenthcentury's Landsknechts.

Like the previous four, andtheyalso come from Artizan Designs. But this time armed with two-handed swords.


Some facts:
Lansquenet or Landsknecht - were mercenary soldier infantry formations from the end of the fifteenth and sixteenth century, modeled on the Swiss mercenary units armed with spades. Landsknecht troops came from German-speaking countries, but served in various armies in Europe.

Distinguished extravagant, bright costumes: wamsy, breeches, with wide-brimmed hats decorated with feathers (red or white) or a high similar to the cylinders, silk stockings, leather boots with buckle in the middle of the foot.

Landsknechts were famous for their courage and bravery, but also of cruelty and ruthlessness. They had a habit compensate for the irregular paid the salaries of robberies and rapes of the local population, the most famo…

In BoX: Roman/ Egyptian Undead Warband (TMS Miniatures)

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Hello all wanderers!

Today DwarfCryptturn in a cryptof the undeadthrough a climate andcursedband.
CourtesyofAdamfrom Terrains4Gamesreceivedfor reviewa set ofTMSMiniaturescalled Undead Warband, which I intendaspaint soon.

The set consists of:

3x 9th Legion infantry (gladius and shield)
1x 9th Legion Praetorian (2 hand weapons)
1x 9th Legion cavalry (spear and shield)
1x Priestess
1x Pharaoh
and
6x 20x20mm Ancient Palace scenic base
1x 25x50mm Ancient Palace scenic base

Miniatures are made of high quality resinon a 28 mm heroic scale. 

Looking at the models, I had no real need to clean them, or use my modleing knife.



Witam wszystkich wędrowców!

Dziś krypta krasnoluda zamieni się w kryptę nieumarłych za sprawą bardzo klimatycznej i przeklętej bandy.
Dzięki uprzejmości Adama z Terrains4Games otrzymałem do zrecenzowania zestaw TMS Miniatures o nazwie Undead Warband, który mam zamiar także w najbliższym czasie pomalować.

Zestaw składa się z:
3x  Legionistów 9tego Legionu (uzbrojeni w gladius i tarcz…

Dogs of War // Landsknechts #2 (Landsknecht Looters)

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Hello all Honourable Guests!

Today I would like to present a ready first group of Landsknechts.
Figures derived from Artizan Designs enchanted me performing and I admit that I painted them extremely nice.
I invite to see:)

Some facts:
Lansquenet or Landsknecht - were mercenary soldier infantry formations from the end of the fifteenth and sixteenth century, modeled on the Swiss mercenary units armed with spades. Landsknecht troops came from German-speaking countries, but served in various armies in Europe.

Distinguished extravagant, bright costumes: wamsy, breeches, with wide-brimmed hats decorated with feathers (red or white) or a high similar to the cylinders, silk stockings, leather boots with buckle in the middle of the foot.

Landsknechts were famous for their courage and bravery, but also of cruelty and ruthlessness. They had a habit compensate for the irregular paid the salaries of robberies and rapes of the local population, the most famous is the sacco di Roma, ie. The sack…

Dogs of War // Landsknechts #1

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Hello everyone!

And I managedtopaint the first two mercenaries, observingmulticoloredcostumes known appearanceof Landsknechts . Minis, recent from in box set, painted me extremely nice andI am verypleased with the end result :)
I've also added Italian-sounding names on the figurines, which I still did not happen in the historical figurines.

Some facts:
Lansquenet or Landsknecht - were mercenary soldier infantry formations from the end of the fifteenth and sixteenth century, modeled on the Swiss mercenary units armed with spades. Landsknecht troops came from German-speaking countries, but served in various armies in Europe.

Distinguished extravagant, bright costumes: wamsy, breeches, with wide-brimmed hats decorated with feathers (red or white) or a high similar to the cylinders, silk stockings, leather boots with buckle in the middle of the foot.

Landsknechts were famous for their courage and bravery, but also of cruelty and ruthlessness. They had a habit compensate for the irreg…