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Huzzah my HQ Dashboards have arrived!

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

Hoi,”What is he going on about?” I can hear you think. Well I will tell you. My Heroquest craze has prompted me to join 2 Heroquest related Facebook groups. Some time ago I spotted an Italian HQ player (Leonardo Carlaccini) who made custom Dashboards t…

More Heroquest over at AHPC

Posted on January 6th, 2018 under Posted by

Hoi,Over at the AHPC blog you can watch my second post which is coincidentally Arthur’s first Challenge entry.LinkCheers Sander

Happy New Year!

Posted on January 2nd, 2018 under . Posted by

Hoi,As is proper I wish all you guys the very best for 2018!I also would like to let you know there’s a small post up at the “other” blog.Salamanca 1812Cheers Sander

2017 a Review.

Posted on December 31st, 2017 under . Posted by

Hoi,As promised, I will try to recount the fairings of the year of 2017 which will end tonight at 24:00 o Clock. Let us start with the amount of figures painted:1) Napoleonics: 67, most of these during the AHPC7 and almost all 1:72 troops.2) Victoriana…

Heroquest!

Posted on December 29th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hoi,There’s no better end to the year than a regular review, I am saving that for tomorrow. Okay to be honest there are far better ends to any year, but as far as the hobby goes a review in which you can look back to goals achieved and ones to look for…

Oepsie!

Posted on December 27th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hoi,Honestly, I did plan a post to wish you all the best for Christmas, truly I did! But I rather simply forgot… Great fun with the family and a not so great day spending getting rid of something bad I ate prevented this I suppose.Anyway, we’re back …

AHPC 8…

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under . Posted by

Hoi,Well an update is long overdue I suppose. While work and sickness in the family  have not permitted  me to spent much time on the hobby, a lot has been happening.For starters I have the honour of being asked  to participate in this y…

AHPC 8…

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under . Posted by

Hoi,Well an update is long overdue I suppose. While work and sickness in the family  have not permitted  me to spent much time on the hobby, a lot has been happening.For starters I have the honour of being asked  to participate in this y…

Crisis 2017: the Loot!

Posted on November 8th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hoi,With the showing of the loot, we conclude my Crisis 2017 report. This year’s Crisis never was about buying loads of stuff, but I did have a few things on my list prior to going to Antwerp.- I really wanted to complement my Iron Duke Indian Mutiny f…

Crisis 2017: the Loot!

Posted on November 8th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hoi,With the showing of the loot, we conclude my Crisis 2017 report. This year’s Crisis never was about buying loads of stuff, but I did have a few things on my list prior to going to Antwerp.- I really wanted to complement my Iron Duke Indian Mutiny f…

Crisis 2017 the pictures!

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

Hoi,As explained yesterday, I have let Arthur make the pictures during our visit at the Crisis convention. Therefore they are not a full descriptive report, but rather an impression of the event from a 6 year old.Here he is doing his job!It wasn’t unti…

Crisis 2017 the pictures!

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

Hoi,As explained yesterday, I have let Arthur make the pictures during our visit at the Crisis convention. Therefore they are not a full descriptive report, but rather an impression of the event from a 6 year old.Here he is doing his job!It wasn’t unti…

Crisis 2017, an Odyssey

Posted on November 6th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hoi,Last Saturday me and the boy visited the Crisis convention in Antwerp, usually this would result in just one blogpost but this time I think I’ll need 3 to relate what happened.Why 3 posts? Well mainly due to two things: one is that usually I travel…

Crisis 2017, an Odyssey

Posted on November 6th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Hoi,Last Saturday me and the boy visited the Crisis convention in Antwerp, usually this would result in just one blogpost but this time I think I’ll need 3 to relate what happened.Why 3 posts? Well mainly due to two things: one is that usually I travel…

Work In Progress…

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

Hoi,Just a fast post to let you guys know what’s going on and what’s on the Workbench. For everyone not interested in my Hero Quest and GIJoe shenanigans, rest assured some Historical works are being prepared as well. These include a Napoleonic 1:72 vi…

Work In Progress…

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

Hoi,Just a fast post to let you guys know what’s going on and what’s on the Workbench. For everyone not interested in my Hero Quest and GIJoe shenanigans, rest assured some Historical works are being prepared as well. These include a Napoleonic 1:72 vi…

Hero Quest Part VI

Posted on October 15th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Hoi,Some more baddies today! I love painting up the Hero Quest figures because even though they are very simple in detail they have loads of character. Continuing with the figures from the core set here are the Orcs and Fimir all done up.Now a lot of c…

Hero Quest Part VI

Posted on October 15th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Hoi,Some more baddies today! I love painting up the Hero Quest figures because even though they are very simple in detail they have loads of character. Continuing with the figures from the core set here are the Orcs and Fimir all done up.Now a lot of c…

Vipers

Posted on October 10th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hoi,Today’s update brings you some of the coolest army-builder troops in the private 80’s Pulp project I have been able to obtain: some Vipers.I really like the old-school look of these with the weapons as seen in the cartoons rather then the real life…

Vipers

Posted on October 10th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hoi,Today’s update brings you some of the coolest army-builder troops in the private 80’s Pulp project I have been able to obtain: some Vipers.I really like the old-school look of these with the weapons as seen in the cartoons rather then the real life…

Still here! Yo Joe!

Posted on October 6th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hoi,As said earlier, it’s a mad-house at work. The little hobby time I manage to find, I’d rather be painting than blogging so I have been lagging behind in that field. Now I have had had some time to take pictures and put up some posts. So let’s see w…

Still here! Yo Joe!

Posted on October 6th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hoi,As said earlier, it’s a mad-house at work. The little hobby time I manage to find, I’d rather be painting than blogging so I have been lagging behind in that field. Now I have had had some time to take pictures and put up some posts. So let’s see w…

Proof of life!?

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

Hoi,Very much like Lord Awdry over at 28mm Victorian Warfare, I am finding myself incredibly busy with the start of the new school-year. While I have been painting some figures, a lot of time goes into other, work related, stuff.Even so I managed to fi…

Hero Quest Part V

Posted on August 30th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Hoi,Meet Skulkar the evil sorcerer included in the starter box. He really reminds me of Skeletor from the he-Man/ Masters of the Universe franchise.I really like him and the way I painted him is to represent Skeletor. Now I have also bought 2 of GW’s …

Hero Quest Part IV

Posted on August 24th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Hoi,Today I have some more of the bad guys to show you. The skeletons and goblins shown here are the lesser of the evil troops. In game, they are really easy to get rid of but they can also be lucky and that means Heroes in trouble. Mostly they come in…