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Warriors of the Unknown Chapter by wibblethefish Warriors of the Unknown Chapter by wibblethefish
Some marines I painted up a little while ago and was quite happy with, the sergeant of this squad is missing solely because he refuses to have a nice picture taken of him. They're made from what I could find scrounging around my bitz box and if I'd have had any degree of forward planning they would have had vaguely interesting basing opposed to the incredibly boring ones they have. You live and learn.

Don't have a name for this chapter yet (hence the title) but the icon in the top right is on their pauldrons and any name suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Was thinking something medieval-knight-y.
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OblivionDreamer Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2014
the color scheme reminds me of the steel confessors... which is an official chapter (I think GW forgot about them though)

actually it's spot on... they also had a medieval cross as their chapter symbol (with a lighting bolt in the middle)

Incidentally they are a successor chapter of the Iron Hands. But were made by the Admech in secret because they wanted their own space marine army :P
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wibblethefish Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2014   Digital Artist
Haha, I'd never thought of that, I was probably subconsciously influenced since I've passed the full-size statue of a Steel Confessor at Warhammer World countless times.
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OblivionDreamer Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2014
more or less, he's kinda one of the first things you see when you walk in :P
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TheWayOfTempest Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very nice !

Knights of Absolution ?
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ArmaJouken Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Whispering Storms
Host of Dawn
Children of Earth
Pale Hands
Morning's Hand
First Sons
Emperor's Bastards (as backstory they're a sort of shunned legion because they have a similar code as what's-his-face from the Emperor's Children?)
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turtlegirl112 Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012
The word which came to my mind seeing these was "richter", a judge. They seem like a chapter with very clear sense of right and wrong, clear rules and good, well-mannered nature. :D
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Emilion-3 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
The Gaurdians of The temples.
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faceaway Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012   Digital Artist
Awesome colour scheme!
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MalletMann Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012
I had a DOW paint scheme that looked just like this, called the Steel Paladins.

Like the paint job, by the way. Only thing I didn't like about it was that the purity seals weren't painted red, but that's a minor gripe.
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ColonelYeo Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
That looks just awesome. :)

I love the color choices for the armor. The steely green and bone color work well together.

Would there be any chance you'd share the steps you did to make the bone areas?
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