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khurasanminiatures31 Mar 2011 10:03 a.m. PST

Hi guys, just added the first batch of Molch Vornid War models to my website -- it's the Vornid plantmen, the Ursid bear warriors and the gigantic rock constructs of the Molch, the Defender-constructs.

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Also added to the sci fi page are the Molch themselves -- previously added as Eldritch Horrors, this is the reason I actually had PF make them for me! They were inspired by that Star Trek episode with the creature in the box that was so ugly humans could not look at it.

Personal logo MrHarold Sponsoring Member of TMP31 Mar 2011 10:12 a.m. PST

Those emissaries are awesome…

jpattern231 Mar 2011 10:28 a.m. PST

Agreed, the emissaries are very simple, yet very creepy and effective. I might even use these in 28mm as little homunculi of some sort. Nice!

darthfozzywig31 Mar 2011 11:29 a.m. PST

Really neat ideas and great sculpts!

Cacique Caribe31 Mar 2011 12:57 p.m. PST

I'm thinking Galaxy Quest here, if the size is right:

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Looking good:

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Dan
TMP link

28mmMan31 Mar 2011 1:24 p.m. PST

Gorignak link

Fonthill Hoser31 Mar 2011 1:40 p.m. PST

The Molch extensions are great. Finally, alien-looking aliens!

Please make these in 28mm! Pretty please!!!


Hoser

khurasanminiatures31 Mar 2011 2:52 p.m. PST

Well, they sort of are in 28mm already. grin

They are any scale you want them to be! Imagine them in 6mm ….

28mmMan31 Mar 2011 3:04 p.m. PST

What will be even creepier is when someone paints the whole collection in a similar color and pattern.

khurasanminiatures31 Mar 2011 4:10 p.m. PST

… and then paints the bears in the same colour! Prophecy ….

rvandusen Supporting Member of TMP31 Mar 2011 5:44 p.m. PST

the rock men remind me of "Hercules versus the Moon Men". The rock beings commanded by the Moon Men had a similar look, but were a little on the static side-being rocks and all.

The Vornids would make dandy Triffids

khurasanminiatures31 Mar 2011 7:35 p.m. PST

Triffids with guns!

Vis Bellica01 Apr 2011 4:04 a.m. PST

Here's an idea.

You know the mushroom men you've got in the horror range…if you produced a biological/plant-like heavy weapon, you could use them as crew for some plant-portable artillery to back up the Vornid infantry.

Or you could use them as technicians, engineers, slaves etc operating other devices.

Get sculpting (along with the Hammerhead Karks).

Cheers

R

erraticassassin01 Apr 2011 7:26 a.m. PST

Ursids: very, very silly. WANT. :)

Farstar01 Apr 2011 1:25 p.m. PST

And the TMP news item with pictures: TMP link

rvandusen Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2011 7:13 a.m. PST

I was thinking that the 'gun' part could be painted as part of the plant. Maybe a stinger?

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