Category Archives: Modeling & Painting

Stripping #XWingMiniatures with Simple Green

I normally prime/paint directly which results in a minimal loss of detail, but once in awhile I'll have a mini that needs the simple green treatment. For this walkthrough I overprimed a TIE fighter,

#XWingMiniatures – M3-A Interceptor, Round 2!

Chalk up another one! I enjoyed painting the previous M3-A quite a bit so decided to go for round 2. Not much changed from the first attempt, I opted to stick with the

#XWingMiniatures – IG-2000

Due to the great feedback I've been receiving on my Scum and Villainy repaints I decided to pick up a few more ships to paint up. The next logical choice was IG-88's

#XWingMiniatures – TIE Defender

While I've previously said my favourite Imperial ship is the TIE Interceptor the Defender comes in at a close second. Working on perfecting the technique utilized on the Baron Interceptor (Red Panels, Black

#XWingMiniatures – Scum and Villainy Syck M3-A Interceptor

Ah, the M3-A Interceptor. This guy brings me back to memories of X-Wing Alliance where I would shoot these guys down by the dozens in my trusty (yet fragile) TIE Interceptor.

#XWingMiniatures – Scum and Villainy Starviper

Since I've had good momentum painting X-Wing lately I decided to pick up a Starviper and M3-A now that Scum and Villainy is released. I've always loved the Shadows of the Empire era and

#XWingMinis – TIE Interceptor Baron Edition

Fresh off the momentum from experimenting with Vader's TIE, I decided to modify the scheme and try again on a second TIE Interceptor (first one here). Compared to the previous attempt at

#XWingMinis – Vader’s TIE (Advanced) Repaint

Decided to do something different with this TIE advanced, giving it the classic Red-Black of Vader's armour. Much like experimenting with the Lambda, I'm not so sure I'm happy with how this turned out