Modern African Civilians

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

The summer project continues apace, having pooled all of bare metal into a vast pile of shiny lead, I found these civilans languishing in the draw earmarked for a project which never got off the ground, they are a mix of Brigade Games Haiti range and a…

15mm.co.uk: New Laserburn Scorpion Air Lander Released

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15mm.co.uk: Good and sad news everybody this week as we have the last Laserburn classic 15mm scale vehicle code re-mastered and re-released. Yes, that’s right the last one and its been just over half a year since we started and its been a great experie…

Quick Hint #79

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One of the greatest skills you can possess as a model maker is the ability to turn even the most dull situation into an opportunity to gather trinkets to be used in some as yet undreamed of project. You always know … Continue reading →

Operation Battleaxe – A Bag the Hun Campaign using Squadron Forward

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I have finally gotten off of my lazy rump and put together an air campaign. I am playing this one solo at home to see how it goes. The campaign will feature four squadrons. An Italian, a German and two British fighter squadrons. Bombers will appear…

The Painting Continues- Hell Dorado Saracen Starter

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I’m still working on that Saracen starter for Hell Dorado slowly but surely.  Below you’ll find some pictures of the leader, Nazir  Ibn Hamid Ibn Hajjad and his trusty sidekick Youssaff. I’ve been painting the entire starter up now …

Black Magic – the final rune

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Your final quest has presented itself, adventurer. Hordin Goldstone’s bar is closed when you return today, and the streets are empty.  Twilight fell an hour ago, and the long shadows are sinister and inky.  When one touches your foot, a chill passes over you.  There is a small note in the window, saying ‘knock twice […]

Relic Knights: How to paint Noh Part 1

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I decided to stream the painting of some of my figures from the Relic Knights Kickstarted.
Watch as we get started on the Noh and I explain how to paint them.

Peter Jackson’s New Movie Poster

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Peter Jackson just posted a teaser movie poster for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies on his Facebook page.  All I can say is WOW!Thoughts??

CP Models: New 28mm Modular Male Rioters Released

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CP Models: Each figure is made up of one body, two arms and one head, which are interchangeable between figures allowing a wide variety of poses to be built up. These figures allow the you to create a unique mob of figures for their modern, sci-fi an…

GW Annouces Warhammer Fest

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GW just annouced a new event.Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th October 2014Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UKWarhammer Fest is a celebration of everything about the worlds of Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000; the miniatures, the backgrounds, the stories and the gam…

The Wednesday Gallery.

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This weeks Malifaux crew project is actually going to take more than a week…not just because it’s nearly thirty models but because I have a very definite scheme in mind and I don’t think it can be rushed…My plan is to paint my Rasputina crew (well …

I really like making terrain too. I enjoy the chal…

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I really like making terrain too. I enjoy the challenge of turning cheap materials into something for gaming.

Thanks Drax. These ones are very simple. I haven&…

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Thanks Drax. These ones are very simple.I haven't done a hedge or bocage set yet. I have some in progress that I built using this tutorial: http://thedemogamers.blogspot.com.au/2013/12/hedges-soft-cover-that-looks-good.html

BroCon 2014

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Mr Saturday

Magos Kurgan (me), Captain Jameson (Just John), Inquisitor Verhoeven (Cheetor) and Zardork (theottovonbismark) for the traditional group shot.Last weekend myself, Cheetor, theottovonbismark and Just John converged on BroCon. This follows on from …

Basing Technique: Resin Sand

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We’re all familiar with basing models. Techniques range from really simple (glue and flock on a green painted base) to really complex multi-step variations. I want to show one method I found that is pretty quick and easy. I don’t use it on all my model…

Board Game Designer Tournament – Final Four

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Round 4 is in the books and we finally have some designers sent to the bench. If you missed the start of the tournament, you can head back and check out what’s going on here. But the short of it is, we are giving away some games for our upcoming 2 y…

Secret Weapon Miniature Bases

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I’m particularly lazy when it comes to building nice bases for my wargame miniatures so I decided to order a few things at Secret Weapons Miniatures. Je suis particulièrement paresseux pour faire de jolis socles pour mes figurines de jeux, j’ai donc décidé de passer une commande auprès de Secret Weapons Miniatures. The package and more important […]

X-Wing Miniatures Game – A Three Party System

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It doesn’t take much to realise that I’m really enjoying the X-Wing Miniatures Game at the moment. I’ve been a Star Wars fan ever since I saw Return of the Jedi at the age of 2 or 3 and that love grown over the years with the introduction of the Star Wars novels, specifically the […]

Flags of War: New Game of Thrones 28mm Medieval Fantasy Banners

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Flags of War: We have launched a brand new Medieval style fantasy Range that can be used for many types of games. There is two banner styles at the moment square and tail banners with more to come. We have 9 different factions that im sure many will lo…

Rok Da Vote: Ork Codex for 7th (Closed)

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Thor

I figured the poll would get more votes than it did considering the Ork codex was a good six years in the making but there’s still a reasonable amount of votes. Speaking of, the results: I’ll run down from the most voted to least this time….

‘nids part 149 – Not a Pyrovore

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I don’t know if this fella ever showed up in the background of any other WiP photos but in typical 40kaddict fashion when in doubt – paint a Tyranid! This Pyrovore, which I got from Otty about a year ago to use as a Biovore has been sat on the table fo…

Historicon 2014: Final Post & Review

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 Running my games and a few unexpected business calls took up most of Thursday and Friday for me at the Con.  Saturday I played in the Bolt Action tournament (going 2 and 1, which is good for me).    One of the big events at Histori…

Irn Bounce and Johny Savuka – Rogue trader warband

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So this is the last episode about my rogue trader warband : Space Roger and his galactic farers.Our 2 new members today are some classics amongst classics :First in line we have Mario, a space dwarf clad in a carapace armour/space suit. The paintjob is…

Queen’s Own Dorset Yeomanry. Musketeer Miniatures Conversions 3.

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I took some time out from commission painting to complete painting the first two mounted figures for QODY. Now back to WW2 Italians.

Building my Eternal Decks: Legacy `Bugs and Honey`

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Well, I get my best results in Limited Formats.  I gain the staple of my Planeswalker Points by being a midfielder in Standard events… but never the less, I am building at last my decks for Modern and Legacy.Okay, so I participated in events of …