Author Topic: New Guy Here!  (Read 823 times)

Offline KesselRun

  • Posts: 1
  • -sinking slowly into a fern-
  • Real Name: Perry
New Guy Here!
« on: December 24, 2017, 04:39:59 PM »
Hey guys!

My real name is Perry, but you can call me Kess or Kessel. I've been looking into this hobby for a while now and I think I'm ready to hop in. While I currently live in California, I'm going to Portland for college next year so I figured I would plan ahead and start on these forums. The costume I'm looking at building is a Biker Scout piece with camouflage armor. Now, I know you guys take canonization very seriously, but to me the normal Kashyyyk armor looks funny. I was wondering when I get to building my armor (probably using studiocreations') if it would be fine to spray-paint it camouflage (without changing the visor to green and using non-canonical camouflage patterns). If not, I'll just have to deal with shiny white. :tongue:

What I want it to look like:

P.S. Any tips on getting more involved with events and armor ideas are welcome!

- Kessel

Offline daryldoak

  • Cloud City Admin
  • General
  • *********
  • Posts: 1418
  • GEC
  • Real Name: Daryl Doak
Re: New Guy Here!
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2017, 05:21:12 PM »
Kess,  welcome to the CCG forums.

The CRL (costume reference library) for the Kashyyyk Trooper will show you all of the requirements for approval:

We frequently have opportunities for spotters, you can find them posted here:

Let us know if you have any questions.

Offline Mosi

  • Cloud City Member
  • Specialist
  • **
  • Posts: 1771
  • Real Name: Marc M
Re: New Guy Here!
« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2017, 06:26:12 PM »
Hello! Unfortunately, custom paint jobs aren't allowed on standard armor and wouldn't be approved. There's nothing wrong with dirtying up a scout trooper to give it a used look, but definitely have to keep it on the lighter side with black and brown.
pew pew

Offline CJ49er

  • Cloud City Admin
  • Captain
  • ******
  • Posts: 1700
  • XO
  • Real Name: Chris J.
Re: New Guy Here!
« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2017, 07:57:48 PM »
Welcome Kess!
SL/TI/TK 12770

Offline carpe mindiem

  • Cloud City Admin
  • Sergeant
  • ****
  • Posts: 3158
  • Merch, Forum, Web
  • Real Name: Mindie Mosiman
Re: New Guy Here!
« Reply #4 on: December 24, 2017, 09:53:16 PM »

Offline nukem25rs

  • Cloud City Member
  • Captain
  • ******
  • Posts: 424
Re: New Guy Here!
« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2018, 06:14:13 PM »
I finally found the clone picture I was looking for for camo clone! here is a link and may be closer to what you are looking for!!

its a Camo ARF trooper from Animated clone wars.

Mike Kraemer
Centurion 285 user- NUKEM25RS
R2-Q5 user Nukem25rs
ARC Trooper Havoc User Nukem25rs