'Allo and Greetings!
I have long been anxious to play dwarfs and have finally put down some money on an army. I've been playing Wargames for about 2 years now, and Fantasy for about a year (although very casually). Due to having my dwarf fix satiated in other games, I started out with Warriors of Chaos and recently moved over to Wood Elves. While I've kept my Wood Elves, I've tossed a lot of dough into starting up some Dwarfs! I've been in love with the demi-race for longer than I can remember, and regardless of lore or mythos attached to them I've always been drawn to them. To make a long story short, it was my attraction to the dwarven race that got me started in gaming and with my love affair for the fantasy genre in general!
To start things off, I have converted a Lord with his personal Shieldbearers. I definitely took some inspiration (stole!) from a recent post on these very forums! It was a great idea, and I just couldn't help myself:
He's already had the painting started as of this morning, and my other Lords and Heroes are being worked on at the same time. Considering I just started building the entire army and want to break my cycle of unpainted Warhammer Fantasy pieces, I decided to waste no time. To give you an idea of what to expect in the coming weeks from this thread, my first army list (and one that is far from perfect) will be: