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LegendKiller

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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #60 on: 21 June 2019, 08:59:06 »
Oh, I'm not upset at all lol Or looking for credit, even. Just the opposite. I was pretty excited to see them in some format beyond photoshopped minis and the paint swatches we use in MegaMek! And that someone liked them!

I actually have a ton of them. They all stemmed from camo swatches used in MegaMek for the Dominion campaign in my signature. Here's a link to a ZIP file with a bunch of them enclosed. You're welcome to use any you wish. I did one for the Fusiliers and a few unit-specific Fusilier colors, but nothing for the Legionnaires.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/wq94y8284avjueo/rwr_camo.zip?dl=0

Thanks! I'll have a look later :thumbsup:
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LegendKiller

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LegendKiller

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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #62 on: 06 July 2019, 16:05:55 »
BRADIGUS' incredible art and redesign of the OSTSOL BattleMech allowed me to produce this template for repaints. Thank you BRADIGUS for letting me use your artwork.
https://www.deviantart.com/oathoffealty/art/ostsol-base-mech-A-804629448
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LegendKiller

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LegendKiller

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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #64 on: 12 August 2019, 15:23:06 »
Thank you JustinKase for pointing this out to me from the Kickstarter ...

*Camospecs: A Unit Art Manual PDF. The BattleTech community is fantastic, filled with great energy and passion that can lead to fantastic projects. One of those is the Unit Art Compendium, created by the community for MechWarrior Online. Our Camospecs: A Unit Art Manual PDF will be patterned after that amazing project. It will include a variety of paint schemes for various combat commands from the various factions, appropriate to each design, along with text discussing those details. This PDF will dove-tail into the Camospecs: A Guide to Faction Paint Schemes from the $1,750,000 Stretch Goal; each time a new How To Paint guideline is added to that PDF, it will correspond directly to a camo schemes from this Camospecs: A Unit Art Manual. WARRIOR and above will receive all PDF updates for free.*

A couple of points ...
A) the link included leads to the very first PDF version of the UCC. It's heavily outdated.
B) Even the latest version of the PDF is outdated by now. It's nice to browse through but yeah ... https://unitcolorcompendium.com/ is where you find up-to-date informations if you desire to.
C) It's title is Unit Color Compendium - BattleTech Unit Color Palettes and Paint Schemes (now: A Database for BattleTech Unit Color Palettes and Paint Schemes)
D) It's NOT just for MWO but rather for every hobbyist involved with BattleTech.
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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #65 on: 12 August 2019, 20:22:11 »
And thank you again for all your work on it.  It's been a fantastic reference tool. :thumbsup:
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LegendKiller

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LegendKiller

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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #67 on: 25 September 2019, 05:28:30 »
The first quarterly update covering the September progress.
https://unitcolorcompendium.com/end-of-september-2019-state-of-progress-update/
« Last Edit: 25 September 2019, 05:39:25 by LegendKiller »
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LegendKiller

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LegendKiller

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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #69 on: 20 November 2019, 06:35:56 »
https://unitcolorcompendium.com/miniature-gallery-online-1-year-unit-color-compendium/
https://unitcolorcompendium.com/miniature-galleries/

A feature much requested ... the Miniature Gallery is now online. Thanks to @col.matthew.steiner.
It’s pretty empty at this moment but I’ve written to many people and asked them to contribute.
Hopefully this will demonstrate that I am determined to make this happen.
However, success depends on you guys.
Cheers!
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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #70 on: 20 November 2019, 06:48:26 »
This has been GREAT in helping choose paint scheme's for the kickstarter :D Thank you for this amazing project!
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LegendKiller

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Re: UNIT COLOR COMPENDIUM
« Reply #71 on: 28 November 2019, 14:07:59 »
This has been GREAT in helping choose paint scheme's for the kickstarter :D Thank you for this amazing project!

Glad to hear it! That's why it's there.  :thumbsup:
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