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Heroquest Green

Postby chaoticprime » Friday October 25th, 2013 1:47pm

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This is a brand of spray paint. Its made for use on plastic objects (such as HQ figures or what-have-you).

Spraying it on miniatures does this:
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Spraying the dark red variety does this:
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If you cannot paint well, or just don't have the time to paint yours, or want to add new minis to HeroQuest and want continuity, duly not this post.


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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby TMU » Friday October 25th, 2013 1:59pm

Wow that looks so "official" :shock:
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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby chaoticprime » Friday October 25th, 2013 2:16pm

TMU wrote:Wow that looks so "official" :shock:


Yours "can" too, and for only $4.67!


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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby knightkrawler » Friday October 25th, 2013 2:16pm

Not bad at all. Way cheaper than all these Army Painter spray paints I used to color code many of my minis.
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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby TMU » Friday October 25th, 2013 2:19pm

chaoticprime wrote:
TMU wrote:Wow that looks so "official" :shock:


Yours "can" too, and for only $4.67!

Have you shipped my minis yet?
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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby TMU » Sunday October 27th, 2013 12:53pm

Where can I buy these spray paints?
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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby Nephew of Mentor » Sunday October 27th, 2013 1:05pm

I have never thought to use krylon for this. Nice find!
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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby chaoticprime » Sunday October 27th, 2013 1:44pm

TMU wrote:
chaoticprime wrote:
TMU wrote:Wow that looks so "official" :shock:


Yours "can" too, and for only $4.67!

Have you shipped my minis yet?


Um....no. You want them sprayed with this or something?


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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby TMU » Sunday October 27th, 2013 2:03pm

Could you send those sprays with it? I'll pay those of course.
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Re: Heroquest Green

Postby GimmeYerGold » Sunday October 27th, 2013 3:32pm

Thanks for sharing! I'll remember this. I'm always on the lookout for the best matching colors for "official" HQ colors :D

It's not spray paint, but a very close "hero red" is Sanguine Highlight Formula P3, which I used on this Reaper dancer figure to make a custom female monk.
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Has there been an accumulative list posted of best color matches to the official HQ colors?


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