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NewsFanatic Starter Set Knights - Painted by You!

Fanatic Starter Set Knights - Painted by You!

See just a few of our favourite renditions of the stoic Fanatic Starter Set knight from the hobby community at large and what their painter's thought about the new Starter Set.

NewsFanatic on Fanatics: Chaos Takes Hold at The Army Painter

Fanatic on Fanatics: Chaos Takes Hold at The Army Painter

Warpaints Fanatic has been unleashed upon the miniature painting world, and there’s no one quite as fanatical as the Chaos Space Marines of Warhammer 40,000. See what our own collection of heretica...

NewsGetting The Most Out Of Your Fanatic Mega Paint Set

Getting The Most Out Of Your Fanatic Mega Paint Set

The Fanatic Mega Set comes packed with 50 paints, giving you everything you need to complete your next hobby project. Taking up the challenge, four hobbyists from around The Army Painter offices pi...

NewsThe Arena of Escalation: First Unit and Character - Part 2

The Arena of Escalation: First Unit and Character - Part 2

What army of the grim darkness would be complete without a heroic commander to lead it and stalwart troops to follow them into battle? The second half of our contestants agree, and have sallied for...

NewsThe Arena of Escalation: First Unit and Character - Part 1

The Arena of Escalation: First Unit and Character - Part 1

The first unit and character are a great litmus test for any army, letting you really flex all of your hobby muscles in preparation for the rest of the force. In this installment of the Arena of Es...

NewsThe future of miniature paint is FINALLY here!

The future of miniature paint is FINALLY here!

Dive into the Warpaints Fanatic paints With the release of the Warpaints Fanatic single paints, you can now get your hands on Burning Ore, Greenskin, Imperial Navy, or any of the other 216 Fanatic ...

NewsWhich Warpaints Fanatic Box Should You Get?

Which Warpaints Fanatic Box Should You Get?

Discover the perfect Warpaints Fanatic Paint Set for you, from beginner to fanatic. Explore box options, colours, and exclusive benefits to enhance your miniature painting journey.

NewsMeet The Army Painter’s US Team

Meet The Army Painter’s US Team

From Skanderborg to the US, while The Army Painter’s roots are firmly planted in the beautiful landscapes of Denmark – Skanderborg, to be precise – our US team continues to grow, and now consists o...

NewsThe Arena of Escalation: The Test Minis - Part 2

The Arena of Escalation: The Test Minis - Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the test models for the Arena of Escalation! An essential part of any army project, our intrepid contestants have each painted at least one miniature to test out their colour s...

NewsMastering Metallics: Why Fanatic Has Made It Easier Than Ever!

Mastering Metallics: Why Fanatic Has Made It Easier Than Ever!

Metallic paints hold a special allure: the shimmer of polished armour, the gleam of a knight’s sword, and the lustrous sheen of a dragon’s hoard. Using metallics can really add depth and realism to...

NewsThe Arena of Escalation: The Test Minis - Part 1

The Arena of Escalation: The Test Minis - Part 1

With a few weeks under our belts the first checkpoint has arrived - the venerable test model! No army is complete without one as this is what helps you figure out your colour scheme and the best w...

NewsDipIt’s Dungeon Revealed

DipIt’s Dungeon Revealed

Welcome to Dipit’s Dungeon - The Army Painter’s in-house bar and largest meeting room. It’s where our employees can meet and unwind with a beer or soft drinks on Fridays after work or hold departme...

NewsMeet The Factory Team

Meet The Factory Team

You’ve watched the videos, you’ve seen it on our social media channels, and you may have even met some of them in person at LVO, but the question remains:What is a factory team, why have we created...

NewsPre-order the Warpaints Fanatic Starter, Washes, and Metallics set today!

Pre-order the Warpaints Fanatic Starter, Washes, and Metallics set today!

The Warpaints Fanatic box set collection continues to expand with the addition of the Starter, Washes, and Metallics sets! The Starter Set is the perfect place for beginners to get acquainted with ...

NewsCreating a More Inclusive and Accessible Hobby

Creating a More Inclusive and Accessible Hobby

One of the strongest ambitions of The Army Painter has always been to make the hobby more accessible, inclusive, and easy so you Get More Time for Gaming and with the addition of the Practical Nami...

NewsThe Arena of Escalation - The Contestants - Part 2

The Arena of Escalation - The Contestants - Part 2

The Arena of Escalation is officially in motion, and today we're introducing you to the second half of the contestants. The Arena gathers together a group of eager hobbyists from around The Army Pa...

NewsThe Arena of Escalation - The Contestants - Part 1

The Arena of Escalation - The Contestants - Part 1

The Arena of Escalation is a first at The Army Painter, a gathering together of a collection of intrepid hobbyists from around The Army Painter offices (and remote offices) to do what we celebrate ...

NewsWarpaints Fanatic: HOW we created it

Warpaints Fanatic: HOW we created it

The Vision Behind Warpaints Fanatic The journey of Warpaints Fanatic began with a simple, yet bold question: What if the perfect miniature paint did exist? That may seem impossible, but we dared to...