This is the Prototype for my Hive Guard. If I'm still happy with it when I wake up tomorrow, I'll make another 5 ;-)
I started with the standard Warrior kit. First I repositioned the back legs so the model was crouched over a bit more. I attached the left side arm so it was touching the base when I glued on the body so it looked like it was supporting it's weight on 3 of it's rear limbs. The weapon is a Venom Cannon with the spikes from the sprue glued into the 4 recesses in the barrel. I had to chop the thumb off the tube arm as It was preventing the head from looking forward in a natural way. The head needed trimming to fit and to be honest I'm not 100% happy with the finish on that bit so I may add an armoured plate of some kind to disguise the join as much as possible.
I'm not sure about the tail either...
HIVE GUARD PROTOTYPE, RIGHT SIDE.
HIVE GUARD PROTOTYPE, LEFT SIDE.
HIVE GUARD PROTOTYPE, ANGLED VIEW.
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