Warhammer Handgunners

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"Rank on rank they stood, presenting to the enemy the arms of Nuln and the roaring cry of the gun-lines."

This model is intended for use in warhammer maps, but I imagine given the flexability of a handgunner, it can find a place in almost any medieval-renaissance or warcraft themed map.

Uses in-game textures.

Keywords: Arquebusier, Handgunner, Rifleman, Human, Age, Of, Empires, Imperial, Reikland, Musket, Blunderbus, Middenland, Warhammer, Averland, Stirland, Nuln, Wissenland, Hand, Gun, Rifle, Man, Renaissance, Royal, Spanish, Conquistador, Catholic

Changes
- Changed helmet from Basset to Barbut
- Added knuckle-bow to Handgun
- Added smoke cloud
- Removed shell
- Revamped Handgunner
- Added spell animation
- Added old version
- Fixed gutz appearing during walk animation
- Updated handgun and breastplate
- Added Estalian Handgunner variant
- Updated Portraits to no longer be WAY far away
- Fixed Estalian's mustache being bound to the Jaw Bone
Previews
Contents

Estalian Handgunner (Model)

Reikland Handgunner (Model)

Reikland Handgunner (Old) (Model)

Reviews
General Frank
Great model - Nice use of textures and great edited animations. Good job.
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Low filesize, human rifleman, excellent animations with that reload.
Screams "Steady... Aim... Fire!"
There's nothing bad about this, though I'd love to see a version of it with a tricorn or leather cap.
 
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That is news to me, I was under the impression that while the rest of the Empire had access to basic firearms, Nuln produced the highest quality ones due to their association with dwarves.

I suppose the only excuse for the lack of repeater handguns is the sort of lame "Well everyone can use it now" thing - BUT - I also intend to make either pistolier cavalry or repeater cavalry to finish off the Reikland model set.

Ideally I'd like to make some night goblins and chaos, but I'll need a good selection of 3 units before I go ahead on those projects.

*Edit
I think I might remove the fin on his helmet, while it is warcrafty, it doesn't match with the bascinet of the models I was using for reference much. (Though, they were wearing barbute helmets)
 
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You should remove that "spyglass" on top of the gun. It looks too futuristic for 16th century. Even those tabletop models don't have them.
 
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