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Games Workshop Announces "Kill Team"

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

Today Games Workshop officially announced Kill Team, a skirmish game similar to the recent Shadow War: Armageddon and past iterations of Kill Team.  This new Kill Team game is for two to four players and plays on a tight 22″ by 30″ board.Each…

New Games Workshop "Rogue Trader" Pictures

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

Some leaked pictures have appeared for the Rogue Trader rulebook cover.  This helps expand upon the Rogue Trader teaser video that Games Workshop released back in May. Kill Team was originally designed as an asymmetrical game where one player took…

New Games Workshop "Blitz Bowl" Pictures

Posted on June 26th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Back in March, Games Workshop announced an introductory game named Blitz Bowl, using many of the Blood Bowl rules and models.  Recently, additional pictures have been spoiled, providing a view into the rules, the dice, and some of the gameplay.Ba…

15mm Superhero Gaming – Major Blasto Character Sheet

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

“One Man Army”…  “Death Incarnate”… “The Walking Armory”…  “Your Worst Nightmare”….  Major Blasto has been called many things, but this above all – “The Best Damn Soldier in the World”.  This is the man who once killed …

15mm Superhero Gaming – When Aliens Attack Session Report

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

I finally ran a large 15mm Superhero gaming session for my daughters, nieces, and nephews.  It has been a year or two since our last two sessions – Rise of the Dead and Desert Rescue, and I was excited to use all my Team Yankee modern 15mm s…

15mm Superhero Gaming – Nick Fury (MCU) Character Sheet

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

Recently I painted up a suitable (Marvel Cinematic Universe) Nick Fury for 15mm Superhero gaming.  The model is from Rebel Miniature’s 15mm Civilian Hunter’s Pack.

15mm Superhero Gaming – Doctor Who and the TARDIS

Posted on May 24th, 2018 under , . Posted by

I recently painted up a suitable Doctor Who model for future superhero gaming. He is from Rebel Miniatures’s 15mm Civilian Hunter’s Pack 2.  I also painted up a TARDIS model that I took from the Risk: The Dalek Invasion of Earth boardga…

Star Wars: Legion – Boba Fett and Scout Troopers

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

Fantasy Flight Games has announced two new Unit Expansions for the Star Wars: Legion miniature game:Boba Fett, andScout Troopers.The biggest revelation is that Boba Fett is a new unit type called an operative.  Every army can have up to two operat…

15mm Superhero Gaming – Aliens and Civilians

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

For future superhero gaming sessions, I bought some 15mm aliens (“15mm Science Caste (Greys) in Evaluation Mode” from Khurasan Miniatures) and painted them up recently.  I added a flying saucer (from the Mars Attacks: The Miniatures Game from Mant…

Team Yankee – Yugoslavian Army T-55s and BTR-60s

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

My quest to make a JNA (Yugoslavian) force for Team Yankee (using the rules for the East Germans) is getting closer as I complete the T-55s and BTR-60s.  I need to add tank commanders to a few command models and the armor component will be complet…

15mm Superhero Gaming – Blue Raven Character Sheet

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

Blue Raven is the newest member of the The Repulsers superhero team.  Trained by Black Widow herself, Blue Raven is a master gymnast, acrobat, spy, and tactician.  Her Raven’s Claw – which can deliver electric shocks up to 30,000 volts – is …

Leaked Pictures of Upcoming Free Nations Releases for Team Yankee

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

A post at the Team Yankee forum over at No Dice, No Glory contains some leaked pictures showing the next releases for Team Yankee.  Free Nations will contain army lists for Canadian, French, Dutch, and Australian forces.The French Starte…

Star Wars: Legion Officially Released

Posted on March 28th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Earlier this week, Star Wars: Legion was officially released by Fantasy Flight Games.  Many have been anxiously awaiting its release since it was first announced back in August at GenCon.First reviews have been very positive around the rules, but …

Team Yankee – Russians vs. British (64 Points)

Posted on March 10th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

I played Team Yankee against Strom a few weekends ago.  He used his Russians and I played my British FV432 Mechanized Company, along with some Chieftans.  Strom’s airpower went unchallenged and it was a war of attrition with both sides taking…

Games Workshop Announces "Blitz Bowl"

Posted on March 1st, 2018 under . Posted by

At the New York Toy Fair, Games Workshop announced another introductory game last weekend called Blitz Bowl.  Like Space Marine Adventures: Labyrinth of the Necrons, this game looks to be targeted more toward new-comers to the hobby.On close exami…

Games Workshop Announces "Space Marine Adventures: Labyrinth of the Necrons"

Posted on February 19th, 2018 under Posted by

Games Workshop announced an introductory game called Space Marine Adventures: Labyrinth of the Necrons at the New York Toy Fair over the weekend.  Like the Battle for Vedros set, this game is targeted more toward new-comers to the hobby.The S…

Disney Frozen Gaming – Attack of the Wolves

Posted on February 16th, 2018 under . Posted by

A few weekends ago my daughters and I tried out a custom tabletop game using a modified set rules based on the most recent version of Warhammer Quest.  The winter scenery I have makes for a great scene for Frozen, and so we played a scenario with …

Relic Knights – Radiant: Candy & Cola

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

I finished up Relic Knight Candy a few weeks ago, so now Radiant Candy and her fox-tailed friend Cola are both complete.I tried to paint everything up fairly quickly and used the dipping method, but afterwards I had to repaint Candy’s flesh as the dipp…

Oxenfree

Posted on January 27th, 2018 under . Posted by

Over the last few weeks I’ve been focused on playing Oxenfree, a game by Night School Studio.  The game is part supernatural thriller, part teen relationship movie, with some of the elements from the Sierra Online adventure games I enjoyed playing…

Star Wars: Legion – Leak of (Commander) Leia Organa and Rebel Fleet Troopers!

Posted on January 19th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Over in Europe, it appears that an employee of a French games distributor for Fantasy Flight Games took and posted a photo of two unannounced expansions for Star Wars: Legion on Instagram.We knew that Leia would be one of the upcoming Rebel releases, b…

Star Wars: Legion – Comparison of Legion’s AT-ST to Imperial Assault’s AT-ST

Posted on January 12th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Fantasy Flight Games just released a photo showing the differences in size between the Star Wars: Legion’s AT-ST and Imperial Assault’s AT-ST – the results are quite telling.Legion’s Scout Walker is almost twice the size and one can easily pick more ex…

Relic Knights – Radiant: Cola

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

I tried to finish up Radiant Relic Knight Candy and her cypher Cola a few nights ago.  Cola is now completely done, but I needed to make a few fixes to Candy from the pooling effects of the dipping media.Cola was painted in a few basic colors, hig…

Merry Christmas!

Posted on December 25th, 2017 under Posted by

Best holiday wishes to you and yours….

Star Wars: Legion – Snowtroopers and General Veers

Posted on December 22nd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Fantasy Flight Games has announced two new Unit Expansions for the upcoming Star Wars: Legion miniature game:General Veers, andSnowtroopers.These announcements bring additional cards and abilities to some of the units available in the Starter Set, but…

Rules of Survival

Posted on December 19th, 2017 under . Posted by

My iOS gaming these days is limited to playing pretty much one game – Rules of Survival, a great PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) clone for the iPad.  Despite disliking most competitive online shooters, the awkwardness in the controls is a ben…