Xiphon-Pattern Interceptor

Welcome to 2016! Brush With Destiny is back in gear after a lazy December (an only an hour late!), and I thought I’d start the year by wrapping up an army from last year: My Ultramarines. This week, I’m displaying my Xiphon-Pattern Interceptor, the Raptus Bellico: Once a mainstay of the Space Marine Legions, the Xiphon-Pattern … Continue reading

Courage and Honour

This week sees the culmination of a few projects, which means for the next few weeks, I’ll actually have some content to publish. Yay! We start that with a miniature I’m pretty proud of: Honoured Telemechrus of the Ultramarines: Battle Brother Gabril Telemach spent his days as a mortal warrior in awe of the Dreadnoughts; … Continue reading

Roboute Guilliman, Primarch of the Ultramarines

This week, we see in full the mini that I teased last week: the Avenging Son, Primarch of the XIIIth Legiones Astartes, Lord of the Five Hundred Worlds of Ultramar, and cornerstone of the Post-Emperor Imperium of Man; Roboute Guilliman. When the genetically engineered supermen known as the Primarchs were scattered from the laboratory in … Continue reading

Rhino APC

Today it’s a fairly short update; the Mk. IC RH-1-N-0 Tracked Exploration and Multi-Purpose Defence Vehicle, or “Rhino” to give it its more common name: The Rhino Armoured Personnel Carrier is a mainstay of many Space Marine forces. Able to rapidly deploy a squad of Marines and then provide additional weight of fire (depending on … Continue reading

We Can Rebuild Him…

Back to my Ultramarines this week, with a warrior/priest who isn’t technically an Ultramarine himself, but rather an allied commander serving alongside them: Archmagos Norfleet of Maliwan Forge: One of the dignitaries sent to accompany Eikos Lamiad on his journey to Calth, Archmagos Norfleet was caught in the destruction of the Holophusikon along with the … Continue reading

Changing of the Guard

Today it’s time for a slightly different kind of post. Instead of posting some all-new minis I’ve been working on, I’m posting a squad that I’ve changed up a bit since I first painted them: my Ultramarines Honour Guard: You may remember a while ago I painted up a command squad that looked like this. … Continue reading

Service is Eternal

I don’t know if I’ve mentioned it, but I REALLY like the new Deredeo Dreadnought mini. So much so, in fact, that I’ve painted a second one. you can see the first one, Honoured Callistarius, here. This guy is Ancient Decimatus, a former Fulmentarius Terminator who’s taken his love of big guns and loud explosions … Continue reading

Land Raider Furiens

This week, we continue my current personal project: the XIII Legion; the Ultramarines. And this week, I’m posting the first tracked vehicle to roll onto the battlefield: the Land Raider Phobos Furiens: The Land Raider Furiens is a venerable war machine. A Standard Mk. IIB Land Raider Phobos, the Furiens is designed to deliver Tetrarch Lamiad and his … Continue reading

Mark of Censure

My Ultramarines continue apace, this week with a full-sized Legion Tactical Support Squad: Legion Tactical Support Squads are a small unit of Space Marines equipped with some of the most devastating man-portable weapons available to the warriors of the Imperium. This squad (Squad Invitcus) is armed with armour-melting plasma guns, which fire superheated balls of … Continue reading

Deus Ex Mechanicum

Hi all, This week, we’re taking a look at some minis that became a fast favourite of mine when they first came out around 2010; I’ve finally had a chance to paint some up. I speak of the Mechanicum Thallax Cohort: Thallax Cohorts are created by cybernetically augmenting humans to a phenomenal degree. The armoured shell … Continue reading