Model Showcase – True Scale Iron Warriors Part 2

I’ve got the next part of my true scale showcase right here! Browsing over the pictures, there weren’t as many as I first thought, so this could be a short one unfortunately!

On a scale that is more easily mass produced, here are some regular old Chaos Space Marines. As you can see by their semi-painted glory, I haven’t used them very often. They were originally intended to be Rapier crew, but then I discovered how much better they are for Renegades than Chaos Marines. They really are just Marine parts glued onto a Blood Warrior body, but I think they work out really well. It does make me want to make an entirely true scale army, but we all know how using actual Chaos Space Marines works out…

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Here’s a little scale chart if you will. The regular Marines are a little shorter than the proper true scale size, but since they are quite a bit broader then they look just fine, as that poor Renegade looks really quite scrawny next t that Iron Warrior.

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And finally we have my crown jewel of true scale, Abaddon the counts as Despoiler! This guy I am a little embarrassed that he isn’t finished, but maybe I’ll get around to him soon. Compared to a normal Marine he’s practically Pimarch sized, although he might be a little too skinny for that, but I doubt anyone would say that to his face. The main parts that scale him up are the Slaughter Priest legs and the Kastelan Robot arms that I had left over from my Helfist Murderpack Helbrute conversions (just wait for them!).

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Because it had to be done, here he is next to a HQ Iron Warrior. He actually uses the same scale ratio as a guardsmen to my Dark Apostle!

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So there they all are, my little family of true scale Iron Warriors! Looking at these guys makes me want to make more, but I already have 100+ painted regular Iron Warriors, so I don’t think making them obsolete is a good idea, at least not right now! Check out my Tumblr at  renegade-girl-blog for more sporadic updates on whatever I’m working on, and thanks for attending Antagonists Anonymous!

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