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Weekly Chronicle 2018 #24

Posted on June 18th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Once again another week has passed and not too much was accomplished.  At least I did actually build a few Khador ‘Kodiak’ Warjacks last week and I know it will still be a few weeks before I get any paint on them.  I have 72 days before NOVA …

Daily Chronicle: 2018 2nd Quarter Painting Queue Update

Posted on June 14th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

I kind of expected going into the 2nd quarter this year that my modeling/painting would slow down, but I honestly did not expect it to basically come to a halt.  I knew that at the end of May I would be going back down to Arizona for a few days, a…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #23

Posted on June 11th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Boy time is flying by pretty fast this year, we are already into Week #23 for the year.  As you can see in my blog, gaming/hobbying has been pretty slow for me the last 2 months, and I am way behind in my ‘Painting Queue’.  I really need to r…

Battle Report: Warmachine 6/7/2018 Khador vs Circle (50 Points)

Posted on June 8th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

It has been some time since my last game of Warmachine/Hordes but last night my son and I finally got to get a game in downstairs in the man cave.  To keep things a little quicker we played only 50 points and I wanted to proxy in my new ‘Assault C…

WM: Khador Man-O-War Assault/Siege Chariot Arrived

Posted on June 7th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

This past weekend my Khador ‘Man-O-War Assault/Siege Chariot’ arrived from Black Anchor Heavy Industries (Privateer Press), and I was so busy putting our main bathroom back together that I forgot I received the package till yesterday afternoon.  O…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #22

Posted on June 4th, 2018 under . Posted by

It has been pretty bad for my hobbying/gaming the last 2 months (ever since coming back from AdeptiCon), but both of my bathroom remodeling projects are now completed, my trip down to Arizona to move my son up to Michigan is completed, so now HOPEFULLY…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #21

Posted on May 28th, 2018 under . Posted by

Today is Memorial Day so a nice extended weekend to my few days of vacation last week.  We made it safely back to Michigan early Friday morning and got the car all unloaded once we woke up.  I still have to finish remodeling our main floor ba…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #20

Posted on May 21st, 2018 under . Posted by

I am back in Arizona for a few days for a graduation and we are starting to load my sons car up for the road trip back to Michigan,  We shipped 10 boxes via UPS and then the car is loaded up with another 6 and a BUNCH of army bags, some Warhammer …

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #19

Posted on May 14th, 2018 under . Posted by

Once again, nothing new to report this past week and it will be like this for the rest of the month (at least).  Heading back down to Arizona this weekend for my middle sons High School Graduation, then driving back to Michigan next week with my o…

WM: Khador Man-O-War Assault/Siege Chariot Pre-Order

Posted on May 8th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Yesterday was the last day to pre-order a Khador Man-O-War Assault/Siege Chariot from Black Anchor Heavy Industries and receive a free Truckers Hat.  I thought the hat would look real nice with the T-Shirt I already have from ordering the ‘Dr…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #18

Posted on May 7th, 2018 under . Posted by

This is bad, another week without anything accomplished, and too be honest, I think it will be like this for the entire month of May.  This weekend and next week I will be working on renovating our main bath and then we are off to Arizona and do n…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #17

Posted on April 30th, 2018 under Posted by

Unfortuntaley no new updates for last week.  I would not say that I am in a slump, just too many other things are currently occupying my time.  Maybe we’ll get a model completed this week (but doubtful).  My 2nd quarter of painting for 2…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #16

Posted on April 23rd, 2018 under . Posted by

As I mentioned last week my hobbying time is very slow due to other real life events.  I just finished remodeling the upstairs bathroon and now that the weather is getting nicer, I will have some outside yard work that will also need to get done. …

BMG: Spartan (John Diggle)

Posted on April 17th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

I was finally able to get another miniature completed and this time I decided to try painting a model for the Batman Miniature Game.  I have yet to play a game or fully read the rulebook, but I wanted a little change from paintng Warmachine/Hordes…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #15

Posted on April 16th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Wow, this is the first week in 2018 that I did not get a model completed for the blog, that is what happens when real life gets in the way.  I have been busy remodeling a bathroom last week and that will continue on through this week.  I may …

Battle Report: Steamroller 4/14/2018 (Toledo, OH)

Posted on April 15th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Yesterday my friend TJ and I took a drive out to Toledo Game Room in Toledo, OH (it was about a 3 hour drive for us) for a Warmachine/Hordes Steamroller event.  This was actually my first official Steamroller I ever played in, I played i…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #14

Posted on April 9th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Things are going to get a little slow on the model painting for the next couple of weeks, we decided to take on a little bathroom renovation so that will be taking up most of my evenings.  At least last week I was able to get a couple of models co…

Battle Report: Hordes 4/5/2018 Minions vs Trollbloods (75 Points)

Posted on April 6th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

It has been awhile since I met up with my friend for another game of Hordes (3/12/2018) just before AdeptiCon and last night it was my time to host the game.  I am leaning towards playing a ‘Rask’ Will Work For Food theme at this years NOVA Open T…

WM: Khador Decimator 1 (Warjack)

Posted on April 5th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

I almost forgot to post this today (I was deep in thought about my Hordes game tonight) but I finally was able to finsh my ‘Decimator’ Warjack for my Khador army.  I started this model awhile ago and just was slowly adding colors to him as I had t…

WM: Mercenaries Orin Midwinter (Solo)

Posted on April 4th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

It has been a little over two years since I last painted a Warmachine Mercenary model (mostly now it is my Hordes models with a few Khador), but this Solo, ‘Orin Midwinter’ is needed in my Minions list I am working on for the NOVA Open at the end of Au…

Daily Chronicle: The Urge To Play X-Wing

Posted on April 3rd, 2018 under , . Posted by

I do not know why, but for some reason I have to urge to play X-Wing again.  It may be since I am fresh from coming back from AdeptiCon and I saw a lot of games being played there and the fact Fantasy Flight Games were selling a bunch of models, o…

Weekly Chronicle 2018 #13

Posted on April 2nd, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Last week was a very slow week in regards to painting and playing any games, I am still in a little rut from my downtime from AdeptiCon and trying to catch up on all my TV shows that I missed during that time.  My TV time takes away from my painti…

Daily Chronicle: 2018 2nd Quarter Painting Queue

Posted on April 1st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

First off, Happy Easter! everyone.  I cannot believe I am already into the 2nd quarter of 2018 for my Painting Queue.  I just spent the morning re-priortizing the queue and adding more models that I had purchased through my son and at Ad…

Daily Chronicle: Organizing The Mancave

Posted on March 31st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

I have two months until my oldest son moves up North and I thought today was a good time to re-organize the mancave and make some room for his gaming items.  Currently the closet in what will be his bedroom held all the family board games so those…

Daily Chronicle: Broken Egg Games Warmachine/Hordes Token Sets

Posted on March 30th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Well today is my birthday…Happy Birthday to me!A few weeks ago after a Hordes games versus my friend where I prepared all my write on tokens before arriving to his house, only to realize when I got there the ink started to smear off while I was getti…