New Citadel Tools from Games Workshop (and Selling Fast!)

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With the Astra Militarum release apparently completed, and (presumably) Wood Elves in the pipeline, Games Workshop is putting in a release of Hobby Tools this week. Shiny new clippers, knifes, drills, and similar goodies to work away on your minia…

Salute 2014 – Too Fat Lardies

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Richard and Nick were running games of Chain of Command at Salute this year, using a host of scratch built terrain which Rich has been building for the past few weeks (all details can be found on the Lard Island Blog) The game itself, I’m sure yo…

DSM Dragon Diorama WIP: Of Bases and Coins

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Work continues on the base of my Dark Sword Miniatures Elmore Dragon Diorama.  The work has been tedious and at times rather boring. But I know I’ll be happy with the end result when it is finally completed.  Slowly but surely the treasure ho…

Change of painting schedule

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Zac

So when I started on my 28mm painting extravaganza I started out painting a Soviet force based on the army choices made by some local players. Since then I have played almost exclusively against American forces and so my painting efforts were not leading to getting painted miniatures on the table. So now that I […]

Labels for Raiders Counters

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I’ve explained here before why I prefer using chits or counters instead of cards that are sometimes used for determining the order that things happen in games.  Basically chits give […]

Vikings from Heroes of the Dark Age Miniatures

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Ironclad Miniatures Sikh artillery crew and Afghan Tribesmen

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Ares Magazine: Win a Vintage Magazine Signed by Best-Selling Sci-Fi Author

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Ares Magazine: Mission Viejo, California (April 17, 2014) – One Small Step Games announced a contest to give away a free copy of SPI’s vintage Ares Magazine signed by bestselling science-fiction author Timothy Zahn, who wrote a short story featured…

Superkrieg: Professor Isotope

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Steve

As the Nazi superhelden smash the Allied forces in across Europe and North Africa, America enters the war bringing its own supers to the battlefield – led by Professor Isotope!The basic figure is a WizKids Max Mercury clicka, with his collar trimmed do…

The road goes ever on…

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Ladies and Gentlemen, Now that Salute is over, and we’ve had chance to discuss things with Osprey, we can keep our promise and let you know some of what the future holds. Both we and Osprey agree that, with the … Continue reading

Mantic Games Newsletter – Disciples of Deception

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I like the Gargoyles…though not enough to start a new army…as I haven’t even finished my undead yet…Disciples of Deception In the midst of the Dwarf lines, the mighty Dwarf Berzerker Lord heard the bellowed challenge and smiled to himself. H…

Introducing Brigantes Studio

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A new venture begins as myself and good friend Kevin have teamed up to work together to offer a commission painting service.We have been thinking about this move for a while now as both our circumstances have changed in recent months and we have both t…

Post 400: The Revenge of the Paint Table

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Welcome to post number 400. Posting has slowed a bit here lately but I am trying to get things cranked up again. I am setting a goal for the Month of May, that I will post at least 4 times a week. With Easter coming up this weekend, there is no way …

Khurasan Miniatures: Cormorant Medium Lander Released

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Khurasan Miniatures: Our store’s back up and offering a new model, the Cormorant Medium Lander.Welcome to Wargame News and Terrain, a wargame hobby blog dedicated to supply you with your daily wargame news, straight from the source. We also have an ext…

Paulix’s Side Adventures II

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Little Odo

Paulix’s Side Adventures II (12th March to 16th April)The Druid’s Broch – Tirsday2nd to Wodensday 3rd Quinquember Paulix joined his old companions at the druid’s broch and caught up with all the rumours that both parties had gathered (the rest of …

Salute in Review: Aftermath

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This was my first time at Salute and I didn’t really know what to expect. Especially as my last experience of an event at London ExCel had been a pretty average Star Trek related event. So when I rolled up and saw the crowds it was kind of amazing. I’m glad to say though that […]

AAR: Pieper’s Charge Scenario Turn 1

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By Jeff "SonBae" FlintRangerDane and I started playing the Peiper's Charge Scenario for Flames of War recently.  This is one of the many historical scenarios that Battlefront has but out on their website.  Take a look under the "H…

Baffledazzle Kickstarter Preview

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[This post is not a review, but a preview for a Kickstarter campaign that is currently funding.]Today’s preview is a little different. The Baffledazzle Kickstarter campaign is not for a tabletop game in the most traditional sense. In fact, at first gla…

Dogs of War vs. Kemmler’s Undead Army of the Cairns

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Given recent demands by the great unwashed masses for more after action reports I decided to do the right thing. Autumn blessed us with glorious weather today and I already had the table set up on the deck when Russ arrived for a game of Warhammer Fant…

"Laser Cut" series from Terrain4Games | Seria "Laser Cut" z firmy Tereny do Gier

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Terrains4Games company has officially announced start of its next range of products – “Laser Cut”. New range will contain buildings and terrain accessories in 15 mm scale presented in two versions – basic and detailed. Whole series will consists of 15 …

‘nids part 134 – Genestealers, more of them!

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As I said in my ‘what’s on my palette’ update I’ve been adding in soem extra Genestealers while painting. This Stealers kitbash was post-priming and basing so I needed to find a way to prime his arms without doing the base again. So I got a sheet of A4…

General Otho Holland Williams

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Christopher(aka Axebreaker)

The figure isn’t modelled exactly after General Williams and is listed as a Continental officer and will likely often be used this way, but I like to give names to my figures and regiments to bring them more to life so to speak. More on his background …

Pins of the Month – April 2014

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Springtime is here, and with it a few cool hobby projects over on www.pinsofwar.net that are worth sharing: Infinity, Hordes and (I think) a Chaos conversion for Warhammer. Have a look and let me know what you think of these! And as always, many thanks…

Story: Into the Unknown – Salvation (Part 1)

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Thor

This entry is part 12 of 12 in the series Disciples of TwilightHere is the next part in the Into the Unknown series I’m doing covering the exploits of my Chaos Marines, Disciples of Twilight, in the Warhammer 40K campaign I’m participating …

Mechanicum Knight Warden

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davetaylor

The model I posted a preview of days ago is now mostly complete, mostly…It is an updated version of a Knight Warden, the first Knightly model for my own Mechanicum-aligned Knight Household (yet-to-be-named). This is one of those moments where I am ha…