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Warren Tests Out The Games Workshop Contrast Paints!

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Warren got a chance to sit down and play with some of the new Contrast Paints that are going to be hitting the market soon from Games Workshop.

As Warren has a play around with the paints he talks about their pros and cons and exactly how he might use them as he gets stuck into lots more painting projects.

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Paul McKenna
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a wild @ludicryan appears!

ludicryan
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YOO HOOOOOOOOO!

brucelea
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But did you see the Pig lady walk by???
(1min 36secs)
It completely threw me which was awkward as I was holding the camera at the time!!!

rokdok
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They are going to sell a lot of this paint. Looks impressive for the amount of effort.

tankkommander
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I hope I can fight my way to a table and try these out on Saturday 🙂

Amanda
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The paint is looking good so far.

lordofuzkulak
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Impressed by how good it looked as soon as it was put down; looking forward to trying them out when they get released. 🙂

rayzryr
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Very interesting! I’m glad to @warzan at this table. Though I gotta say, I really did cringe when I saw how thick that paint was being slapped on 😂
Great results so far, please show us the other minis turn out too!

chilledenuff
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I think my face my have paled watching as my wife asked if I was ok. I said ‘yes, but look how much paint he’s slapping on!’ was entertained to hear a matter of seconds later Warren say ‘some people will be mortified by how much paint I’m putting on’

goban
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defiantly a paint for little blonds

caledor2
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It is good to see these paint in live action. I am curious to see the models when they are completely dry.

orlandothetechnicoloured
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the big question is what they taste like

Gaz
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Looking good up to yet buddy

thelostdog
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I really like the look of these. If you’re going to try zenith highlights, it doesn’t work the way you imagine. You could zenith from a mid/light grey up to white maybe, that might work well enough. These paints do not work over dark tones though, you need a bright base for them.

I already work a lot with shades and washes over white prime, these should be another neat tool in the tool box.

deekus
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Looking forward to trying these out for myself.

Passimalo
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Im not a good painter myself, but those paints can chance alot 💪🏻

Passimalo
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Warzan? How many colours they came up?

dynarod1164
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looking good so far! It might help with some parts of my lead mountain but I need to see more!

coachjose59
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I don’t know if there the “end all be all”. But so far they look good . They seem to shade really well. Looking forward to the end result!

milmaa
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Ohh yes, nice job on this Warren! Looking forward to seeing how they dry out!
I think I’m really looking forward to trying them out for myself too!

tomd
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I can see using these contrast paints for skeleton.

hairybrains
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looks interesting definitely going to give them a try

aztecjaguar
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I will definately give these paints a go – probably for a zombie horde.

utherdracus
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Looks nice. I will be giving them a try now.

limburger
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Looks like the perfect paint for rank&file hordes like skeletons other beasts.

Hendrik
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Hendrik

Maby i will gibe GW paint another try?

jemmy
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Looks good. I wonder whether it looks good if you put normal paint over the contrast-painted area, for instance to paint some details on. Those details won´t have the strong shading, right? Does thoe whole mini still look consistent?

trewets
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I want to get my hands on some of those to compare to army painter washes with mixing medium.
Also have a difficult time getting yellow how I want it

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