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HLI Past Contestants

In this section of the site, you will find the past entries for our HLI contests. If you wish to participate in the contest please go to the MOTY Rules section of the site.

MOTY 2019 Entry – Armored Batman

Marc Schuh has entered his Armored Batman from Batman V Superman. The model is the 1:8 scale resin kit from Moebius. I used Tamiya and Vallejo paints.

MOTY 2019 Entry – Morpheus

Here is my entry for the 2019 MOTY contest, it’s a sculpt of Morpheus from The Matrix. This is a 1/10, 3” high scale figure that I found...

MOTY 2019 Entry – Horus Guard

Chuck Brooks has entered his Horizon Horus Guard from Stargate in this year's MOTY Contest. Chuck painted the kit using various Vallejo and craft acrylic paints. He also lit...

MOTY 2019 Entry – Rei Ayanami

Some of you may know that I am a huge Evangelion fan, and one of my favorite characters is everyone's favorite clone Rei Ayanami. The more realistic look of the...

MOTY 2019 Entry – Ann Takamaki Panther Persona 5

Ann Takamaki is one of the main characters in the PS4 game Persona 5. The Persona games generally revolve around a group of Japanese high school students awakening to...

MOTY 2019 Entry – X-Men’s Cable

Finished my current entry into the MOTY 2019 figure builds. It's Cable from the X-Men with the merc with the mouth pushing his hand through a portal with a...

MOTY 2019 Entry – Classic Captain America

I also finished my second entry into the MOTY 2019 figure build contest. Classic Captain America as he was portrayed in the '40s during World War II. The figure...
Moon Landing

MOTY 2019 Entry – First Moon Landing

I just finished the MOTY entry just in time for the 50-year moon landing anniversary. So, it's one small post for Mike, one giant model mishap for MOTY! And I...
Jeanne D'Arc Alter. Fate/Grand Order

MOTY 2019 Entry Jeanne D’Arc Alter. Fate/Grand Order

The Fate series started off as a visual novel from Japan. It has spawned many anime series and video games. The plot always revolves around Masters, who are mages...
SciFiantasy Halo Master Chief

MOTY 2018 Entry Halo Master Chief

Mark Dunmore has entered his Master Chief in the SciFiantasy 2018 MOTY Online Contest. Here is what Mark had to say about the build. Of all the kits I have done...

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How To: Budget Soundboard For Scale Models

https://youtu.be/q9ZWRWBx9is This video shows how to modify a soundboard from https://www.bigdawgsgreetings.com for use with scale models. It is a step by step guide to installing...

Build Italeri 1/56 KV-1/2

It's a pretty simple kit that's been designed for the wargaming community I suspect. It's also perfect for people new to the hobby and...

How To: Intro To Dioramas (Story Telling)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nbiA9yvgFA Thanks for watching! Because this is a long video I’ve added in some clickable timestamps (pinned in the comments). If there is something specific...