Ork Meks, the ingenious creators of devastating weaponry, never cease to amaze with their arsenal of destructive tools. From the intricately designed Burnas to the thunderous Deffguns mounted on their shoulders, these Meks always have eager customers lining up.
These wiry and muscular Ork models proudly display a variety of eccentric contraptions, held together with massive leather straps or makeshift bandages. Some don unusual masks and goggles, while others prefer to showcase their trade tools, with spanners and wrenches prominently positioned above their heads or attached to their bodies.
Each Mek wields a massive burna, with their toothy grins occasionally peeking out from underneath this array of gizmos. Additionally, the set includes a big shoota and a rokkit launcha, allowing you to customize your other Ork Mobs with these formidable weapons.
What’s in the Ork Burna Boyz box?
- x69 plastic components that 5 models: either 4 Lootas or 4 Burna Boyz, as well as an Ork Mek armed with a kustom mega-blasta.
- x5 Citadel 32mm round bases.
How to paint the Ork Burna Boyz set
- Step 1: Base Coat the Skin
Begin by applying a base coat of green paint to the Ork Burna Boyz’ skin. You can use colors like Warboss Green or Caliban Green for this step. Make sure to cover the skin evenly and allow it to dry before moving on to the next step.
- Step 2: Paint the Clothing and Armor
Using a brush, paint the clothing and armor of the Burna Boyz in various colors to add diversity and make them stand out on the battlefield. Consider using browns, greys, or metallic colors like Leadbelcher or Balthasar Gold to give the models a rugged and weathered look. Apply the paint carefully, ensuring full coverage, and allow it to dry completely.
- Step 3: Detail the Burnas
Focus on the burnas, the weapons that make the Burna Boyz so fearsome. Use fiery colors like Evil Sunz Scarlet, Troll Slayer Orange, and Flash Gitz Yellow from to create a realistic fire effect. Apply the colors to the burna nozzles and any other areas that should be ablaze. Take your time and add small details to enhance the flames, such as highlights or black soot around the burners.
- Step 4: Highlight the Details
Once the base coats are dry, use a lighter shade of the corresponding colors to highlight the details on the models. For example, use Skarsnik Green for the skin and Runefang Steel for the armor. Apply the highlights sparingly, focusing on the raised edges and surfaces to create depth and add visual interest to the models.
- Step 5: Apply the Wash
Apply a wash, such as Agrax Earthshade or Nuln Oil, to the entire model to add depth and shading. This will help bring out the details and create a weathered appearance. Use a small brush to carefully apply the wash, ensuring that it reaches all the crevices and recessed areas. Allow the wash to dry before moving on to the next step.
- Step 6: Add Weathering Effects
To give the Burna Boyz a gritty and battle-worn look, consider adding weathering effects. Use a drybrushing technique with a darker shade of brown or black, like Rhinox Hide or Abaddon Black, to create scratches, dirt, and grime on the clothing and armor. Focus on areas that would naturally experience wear and tear, such as edges, joints, and surfaces exposed to the elements.
- Step 7: Base the Models
Finish off the models by basing them. Use texture paints like Stirland Mud or Armageddon Dust to create a realistic base that represents the environment they are standing on. You can also add additional elements like small rocks, grass tufts, or debris to enhance the overall look.
- Step 8: Apply a Protective Varnish
To protect your paintwork and give the models a finished look, apply a protective varnish like Stormshield. Follow the instructions on the varnish can to apply a thin and even coat over the entire model. Allow the varnish to dry completely before handling or displaying the finished Burna Boyz.
Ork Burna Boyz FAQs
Are Burna Boyz Good?
The Burna Boyz can become an influential force on the battleground, irrespective of their team size, whether small or large. Their extensive fire-wielding capabilities can be particularly destructive, especially against enemy foot soldiers. They excel at driving adversaries out of fortified spots and overpowering monstrous beasts.
What is the Burna Boyz Ability in 10th Edition?
The Burna Boyz ability in the 10th edition is the Pyromaniacs! Each time a model in this unit makes a ranged attack with a burna that targets an enemy unit within 6″, re-roll a Wound roll of 1. If the target of that attack is also within range of an objective marker, you can re-roll the Wound roll instead.
What is the Burna Boyz Movement range in the 10th Edition?
The Movement Range for the Burna Boyz in the 10th edition is 6″