Games Workshop

Primaris Apothecary

List Price
$40

Prices are subject to change depending on market or retailer!

The Primaris Apothecary is a vital member of any Space Marine force, responsible for healing and reviving fallen battle-brothers. With his advanced medical equipment and genetic knowledge, he ensures the Chapter's warriors remain in fighting condition.
Quick buy links
US & CA
Europe
Worldwide

This site contains affiliate links for which I may be compensated!

Advertisement
Continue Reading Below

Where to buy the Primaris Apothecary

The Outpost Online Shop Review
Best for Warhammer 40K Essentials

The Outpost

This online store offers convenient payment methods and great customer service!
Rating
9.1/10
Wayland Games Online Shop Review
Best Prices and Discounts

Wayland Games

A leading online retailer of tabletop games, miniatures, and hobby supplies.
Rating
9.7/10
Firestorm Games Online Shop Review
Best for miniatures selection

Firestorm Games

An independent tabletop games retailer with over 12 years of experience.
Rating
9.5/10
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below

The Apothecaries are highly respected members of the Space Marines chapter, responsible for ensuring the physical well-being of their battle-brothers on the battlefield and harvesting the progenoid organs of fallen Marines to create new warriors. The Primaris Apothecary miniature, which comes in a multi-part plastic kit, features highly detailed Mk X power armor and a variety of medical gadgets and canopic jars filled with organs. The miniature also includes options for various surgical inspection lenses and instruments such as a chainsaw, injector servo arm, drill, and stapler. Additionally, a slain Space Marine with a large incision made by the Apothecary’s narthecium can be added to the base for added narrative detail.

Also available in this box:

Primaris Apothecary Datasheets

What’s in the Primaris Apothecary box

  • x28 components that make 1 Primaris Apothecary.
  • x1 Citadel 40mm Round base
  • x1 Ultramarines-Character Transfer Sheet, which features Captain, Chaplain, Librarian and Lieutenant iconography.

How to paint the Primaris Apothecary

  1. Step 1: Primer
    Start by priming the entire miniature with Chaos black. This gives a solid base for the subsequent paint layers and helps the colors adhere better.
  2. Step 2: Basecoat
    With a medium-sized brush, paint the main armor of the Apothecary using White Scar. Make sure the coverage is even to achieve the desired color.
  3. Step 3: Black Details
    Paint the bolt pistol, narthecium, belts, and pouches, along with any other black details, using Abaddon Black. Be precise in this step to maintain clean lines.
  4. Step 4: Metal Parts
    Apply Leadbelcher to the metal parts, ensuring you capture the metallic look of these components.
  5. Step 5: Gold Details
    Highlight the gold details, like the chapter symbols, using Retributor Armour. This adds a splendid shine to these areas.
  6. Step 6: Parchment Parts
    For the parchment parts of the armor, including purity seals or scrolls, use Screaming Skull. Add detail to make them look authentic.
  7. Step 7: Creating Depth
    Apply a wash of Nuln Oil over the entire miniature. This wash settles into the recesses, creating depth and shadows, providing a weathered appearance.
  8. Step 8: Highlighting
    Use Apothecary White to highlight the edges and corners of the grey armor with thin lines. This step enhances the depth and brings out the armor’s details.
  9. Step 9: Highlighting the Black Details
    Highlight the edges and corners of the black details, like the pistol and pouches, with Eshin Grey. This adds dimension to these areas.
  10. Step 10: Highlighting the Metal Parts
    Make the metal parts shine by using Stormhost Silver to highlight the edges and corners with thin lines. This creates a metallic gleam.
  11. Step 11: Highlighting the Gold Details
    To make the gold details stand out even more, use Liberator Gold to highlight the edges and corners. This adds a brilliant sheen.
  12. Step 12: Highlighting the Parchment Parts
    Use Ushabti Bone to highlight the edges and corners of the parchment parts with thin lines. This adds authenticity to the parchments.
  13. Step 13: Adding Texture
    Select your preferred texture paint, such as Astrogranite or any other you prefer, to create a textured base on the miniature. Apply it to any surfaces you want to have a textured appearance. Allow the texture paint to dry completely.
  14. Step 14: Varnishing
    To safeguard your intricate work and give your Primaris Apothecary a polished finish, use Ardcoat varnish. Apply the varnish evenly over the entire miniature, allowing it to dry completely. This varnish provides a glossy and reflective finish, enhancing the overall appearance of your miniature while preserving your paint job.

Gallery of Images, Sprues and Details

You might also like

Advertisement
Continue Reading Below