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Medieval Archers

Posted on February 8th, 2017 under . Posted by

This post originally appeared on the Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge.I’ve had some plastic 5th edition Brettonian archers knocking around my lead pile for 20 years, but didn’t have a reason to get them onto the table until I started playing Li…

1000 Foot General 2017-02-07 23:36:00

Posted on February 7th, 2017 under , . Posted by

This post originally appeared on the Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge.With all of the responsibilities that come with being an adult, I haven’t had a ton of time to paint over the last few weeks, but I did manage to steal a glance at this weeks…

Painting Challenge: Star Wars Amada Z-95s and Havoc

Posted on February 1st, 2017 under . Posted by

This post originally appeared on the Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge.Despite painting furiously over the last week, I still have lots of figures that aren’t quite ready to be posted. I did manage to finish off some more itty bitty spaceships f…

WIP – 40K terrain

Posted on January 13th, 2017 under Posted by

Bit more progress on my homemade terrain pieces and one official one

Painting Challenge – Star Wars Armada Rebel Freighters

Posted on January 12th, 2017 under , . Posted by

The space battle in the recent Rogue One flick has inflamed my enthusiasm for Star Wars Armada, and reminded me that I have some tiny spaceships that still need to be painted up. I love Fantasy Flight’s game pitting Evil Imperial Space Triangles agains…

Painting Challenge – Space Marines

Posted on January 11th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This post originally appeared on the Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge.Right! For the Armour Theme I knew I wanted to tackle a painting challenge that I’d been putting off for nearly 20 years. I’d always dabbled with Warhammer 40K, but the incre…

Local venue closes and homemade 40k terrain

Posted on January 5th, 2017 under Posted by

No gaming since November due to life but also the closure of the local venue I’ve been using to play 40k the last year or so.  It means our small group no longer has a regular venue hence no games for several weeks now.The loss of a venue was temp…

2016 End of the Year Wrap Up

Posted on December 29th, 2016 under . Posted by

The Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge is helping me clear out this back log of lead!We’re nearly done with 2016 (and good riddance!) but before turning to plans for the new year, I wanted to evaluate what I’ve accomplished this year. My painting took…

Brigade Games Spanish/Caribbean House and Stable

Posted on December 10th, 2016 under , . Posted by

In preparation for our upcoming “Blood and Plunder”games, we’ve been gathering terrain for our tiny pirates and colonial Spanish to fight over. I built and painted a pair of resin buildings by Brigade Games and while I did run into some issues with the…