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Rangers of Gondor


To supplement my forces of Minas Tirith, I knocked out 8 Rangers of Gondor to provide some extra fight and decent bow support. Will I ever bother painting the Warriors of Minas Tirith with bows? Maybe? You can equip them with shields to still get Shieldwall even if they won't benefit from the +1 Defense... Anyways, I digress. Back to Rangers.


I actually sort of really dug these models. There's something appealing to me about single casting dudes who overall LOWER detail. Sometimes newer models feel like they're just way too much for guys who are gonna be part of an invisible horde. Heroes? Sure- go all in. Regular dudes?

Clearly, I did NOT go all in- opting for a very simple Contrast paint scheme. Up close in these photos they look sorta rough, but you know what? On the table they look just fine! I'm happy with that.

Happy hunting, friends! 


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