Thursday, 31 October 2013

Darkfire Club Update

Two more member of the Darkfire Club are finished, as I mentioned in my previous just one "regular" Member to go now and all I have left to do is finish my "Zombie Mob".

Clove is Professor Warlocks faithful Man Servant - and although advanced in years, he is strong and able - and seemingly ages no further. Taciturn in nature, he moves gracefully and steadily in the service of his Master - willing to do anything, no matter how sadistic or vile to aid him. When he does talk, its about the Noble Houses of Europe he has worked for - amongst the other Servants (who whisper in secret about Clove) there is talk of the Borgias! Could Clove really be that old . . . .


Lord Christopher Rutherford Challenger, cousin of the famous explorer Professor George Edward Challenger - is the exact opposite of his Cousin. Whereas Professor Challenger is pompous, pretentious, and self-righteous (and indignant to a ridiculous degree) but at the end of the day a decent human being - Lord Challenger is quiet, self effacing, and a seemingly humble (almost pious) Man - but behind the facade is unrelentingly cruel and evil. No act of sadism is too extreme, no deviant behaviour too disgusting. To speak to him you would think him a goodly man, and that is where you would be wrong. People who've known him all his life, insist he was born this way - and so he is a perfect recruit for the Darkfire Club.


Now it's just Quinton S. Taylor to go, the bored Rich Industrialist from Birmingham Alabama!

6 comments:

  1. I love the work that you have done on these figures and the background that has gone into them. Makes all this gaming into a novel!

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  2. Top job DW! The backgrounds are excellent. Love the paint scheme on Lord Challenger my favourite miniature out of the gentlemen set

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  3. Your Gentlemen are superb! It one with his own character coming through your paint scheme.

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