Unleashing chaos upon the battlefield, a Fateskimmer streaks through the skies with its arcane flames and maniacal laughter. While the Herald conjures firestorms to engulf the enemy forces, the Burning Chariot beneath it leaves a path of scorching destruction, led by the biting Screamers at its fore. These powerful Heralds of Tzeentch ride upon Burning Chariots, enigmatic constructs infused with the energies of foretelling and dread omens. Their erratic movements defy physical laws as they conjure firestorms to annihilate all who stand against the forces of Change.
This multipart plastic kit allows you to assemble one Fateskimmer, a fearsome daemon sorcerer of Tzeentch mounted atop a Burning Chariot. The versatile Herald model offers three head options, including a toothy Horror’s maw, a screeching bird’s head, and a leering lunar mask, allowing you to customize your arcane champion. Additionally, the kit provides a wide range of sorcerous accessories and armaments to further enhance your creation. The otherworldly disc that propels the chariot is drawn by a pair of tusked Screamers, trailing eldritch tendrils and adorned with books of mystical knowledge or mischievous Blue Horrors.
With this captivating model, you can bring the enigmatic power of Tzeentch to life on the tabletop, commanding the forces of Chaos with unparalleled arcane might. Let your imagination soar as you craft your own unique Fateskimmer, ready to leave a blazing trail of devastation in its wake.
What’s in the Fateskimmer, Herald of Tzeentch on Burning Chariot box
- x49 plastic components kit. This extensive kit includes the components necessary to assemble a wide variety of Tzeentch models: in addition to a Fateskimmer, it can be used to also build an Exalted Flamer and three Blue Horrors. Alternatively, it can be used to assemble a Changecaster and either an Exalted Flamer or a Burning Chariot.
- x1 Citadel 32mm Round Base
- x3 Citadel 25mm Round Bases
- x1 Citadel 120x92mm Oval Base
- x1 Citadel 75x42mm Oval Base, to account for all the possible build options.
How to paint the Fateskimmer, Herald of Tzeentch on Burning Chariot set
- Step 1: Prime the Miniature
Apply a thin and even coat of Chaos Black spray primer to everything: the Fateskimmer, the Burning Chariot, and the Screamers of Tzeentch.
- Step 2: Basecoat the Fateskimmer
Use Pink Horror to basecoat the Fateskimmer. Apply multiple thin coats until you achieve solid coverage.
- Step 3: Highlight and Shade the Fateskimmer
For highlighting, use Emperor’s Children on the raised areas of the Fateskimmer. For shading, apply Carroburg Crimson to the recessed areas.
- Step 4: Basecoat the Burning Chariot
Use Mournfang Brown to basecoat the Burning Chariot. Apply multiple thin coats until you achieve solid coverage.
- Step 5: Highlight and Shade the Burning Chariot
For highlighting, use Balthasar Gold on the raised areas of the Burning Chariot. For shading, apply Agrax Earthshade to the recessed areas. Leave the metallic areas as they are.
- Step 6: Basecoat the Screamers of Tzeentch
Use Teclis Blue to basecoat the Screamers of Tzeentch. Apply multiple thin coats until you achieve solid coverage.
- Step 7: Highlight and Shade the Screamers of Tzeentch
For highlighting, use Baharroth Blue on the raised areas of the Screamers. For shading, apply Drakenhof Nightshade to the recessed areas.
- Step 8: Fine Details and Highlights
Paint the details of each part accordingly. For the Fateskimmer, use Pallid Wych Flesh for the face and Evil Sunz Scarlet for any additional details. For the Burning Chariot, paint any additional details using colors like Retributor Armor for gold accents or Runefang Steel for metallic parts. For the Screamers of Tzeentch, pick out any details with Yriel Yellow or a similar paint, to add eyes or special effects.
- Step 9: Bases and Finishing Touches
Paint the bases using technical paints and add grass or rocks, using citadel glue to improve the overall aspect and vibe of the miniature. Apply a coat of varnish to protect the painted surfaces, if desired.