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Ancient greeks - DBA II/5b and II/5c

Posted by Mr. Andrea on 25 Sep 2018, 15:45

Finally!! Got some time to post pictures of some armies for DBA that I painted during this year. Not only Romans and Romans foes. Some steps back in time and here come two ancient Greek armies: Athenians and Thebans. They will soon face each other on the battlefield. In the meantime, let's review the troops.

Athenians

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Thebans

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Few more pictures in my blog https://flowersinyourcannons.blogspot.com/
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Posted by PhilC on 25 Sep 2018, 17:38

Hi Mr Andrea, what a nice job!! Your armies are great and the bases awesome, perfect for the Mediterranean area :) Congratulations !!
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Posted by Graeme on 25 Sep 2018, 17:41

Very impressive classical wariors and the basing looks geographically very good.
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Posted by Konrad on 25 Sep 2018, 17:45

Very very nice!
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Posted by Ben90 on 25 Sep 2018, 17:47

Third picture, the hoplite on the very left... he really caught my attention! The blue shield with the white bird... and brilliant work on the face. Not to mention all the other great figs I see...
And is this non-metallic-metal? If so, it looks fantastic! If not, the true-metallic-metal looks fantastic :mrgreen:
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Posted by Kekso on 25 Sep 2018, 20:28

So nice. Eye candies.
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Posted by Wiking on 25 Sep 2018, 20:36

Fantastic painting !
All figures. All the same high level !
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Posted by Kostis Ornerakis on 25 Sep 2018, 22:47

WOW! Wonderful! :yeah: :-D
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Posted by Susofrick on 26 Sep 2018, 08:10

Wow! Looks great!
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Posted by Photoro Man on 28 Sep 2018, 21:26

Looking incredibly great, but I recommend to do some conversions of the figures in order to create more diversity. That easy plastic makes head swaps etc. more than easy ;-)
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Posted by Santi Pérez on 29 Sep 2018, 18:20

Amazing paintwork, Mr. Andrea. I love specially the shields, the tunics, the helmets' plumes, the armours, the weapons, the horses...Am I forgetting anything? Oh, yes, the bases. I think everything is great. :notworthy:

Very well done, congratulations. :yeah:

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Posted by Bill Slavin on 30 Sep 2018, 14:03

Really nice painting. So crisp and vibrant!
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Posted by ToneTW on 05 Oct 2018, 22:45

Absolutely amazing work! :yeah: :love: :love: :love:
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Posted by Arekmaximus on 07 Jan 2019, 22:36

:thumbup: :love1:
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 07 Jan 2019, 23:29

Those scorpions look like they are about to jump off the shields and enter the fray! But I want to know this: who won? Athenians or Thebans?
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Posted by Mr. Andrea on 08 Jan 2019, 17:48

Bluefalchion wrote:Those scorpions look like they are about to jump off the shields and enter the fray! But I want to know this: who won? Athenians or Thebans?


We had a DBA fight during Xmas break: an Persian-Theban alliance against a Athenian-Spartan league. The Spartan managed to sustain the Theban charge on the right side of the battlefield, but unfortunately the Athenian crashed the Persian on the left side. I say "unfortunately" as I was on the alliance side.
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