Are the guard really painted in? Or is it a prototype greatcoat plastic guard? Col. Gravis himself says the lasgun matches the newer plastic ones over the old mid-nineties ones. He's got an eye for detail!
Whilst we obviously can't reproduce the whole image here, here's a corner of it.
Tinfoil hats on and over to you -
What do you think? It looks like it's on a slotta base to me!
(Should you like to have a look in the codex yourself, here's a cheeky link to it on the Kirton Games webstore: http://kirtongames.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=674)
Valhallans gone http://natfka.blogspot.co.uk/2013/12/valhallan-imperial-guard-sad-news.html
Valhallans rumoured (see comments): http://natfka.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/all-you-have-to-do-is-make-it-and-we.html