Sorastro’s Star Wars Legion Painting Guide Ep.6: Darth Vader

Sorastro has a new painting tutorial posted up on YouTube. This time it’s Darth Vader.

Hello! This is a guide to painting Darth Vader from Fantasy Flight Games’ Star Wars Legion. (
Full Star Wars Legion Playlist:
Sorastro on Spotify:

0:56 – Steps Overview
1:27 – Prep ‘n ‘Spray
2:18 – The Outfit – Cloth & Leather
8:03 – The Outfit – Armour
15:54 – The Lightsaber
18:15 – Finishing Touches

Like the scenery? I show how to build it in this guide:

Paints used:
Dark Sea Blue (VMC)
Black (VMC)
Blue Grey Pale (VMC)
White (VMC)
Mephiston Red
Kantor Blue
Sybarite Green
Orange Fluo (VMC)
Stormvermin Fur
Drakenhof Nightshade (For the base)
Agrax Earthshade (For the base)
Biel-Tan Green (For the base)
Athonian Camoshade (For the base)


Brown Earth basing paste (Vallejo)
Testors Dullcote matte varnish
Javis fine turf (dark, mid and light)
Army Painter Black and Brown Battleground

Brush used for this video: Rosemary & Co Series 33 Size 2

Any palette will do but this is the main palette that I use:

All music composed by and © copyright owned by Sorastro

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