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To Blog or not to Blog…

Posted on May 5th, 2018 under . Posted by

Hoi,It will not have escaped your attention that this blog has been silent for some time. This is mainly due to the fact that I have both been very busy:- I had heaps of tests to mark- there were meetings about pupils at work, takes up a lot of time- m…

Two new posts are up!

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

Hoi,Just to show you guys I’ve not been idle these last few weeks there are two posts up at the AHPC page.The first is the Curtgeld entry fee for the Challenge which is a joint venture with the esteemed Lord Awdry here:LINKThe second is the first part …

Camels Galore!

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

Hoi,Dave D and myself are having a little Camels Side Duel over at the AHPC page. So if you fancy seeing some great painted camels (Dave’s mostly), head over with this:LINKand put in a vote. Thanks heaps!

Guess what…

Posted on February 25th, 2018 under . Posted by

… I actually won something! Remember me asking you to go over to the AHPC Theme Round and have look oh and perhaps vote for me? Well apparently enough of you did and so I actually won it. I think that pretty much comes as the second best experience o…

more Heroquest and GI Joe

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

Hoi,There’s a new post up at the AHPC site!LINKCheers Sander

I love it when a plan comes together…

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

Hoi There,Over at the AHPC another theme round “Childhood” has gone online again. Go over and check out my entry and perhaps even vote for me ;-)LINK

Poldercon 2018

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

Hoi,Yesterday saw me going to Utrecht for the annual gaming extravaganza that is Poldercon. I have to ttravel with public transport so I got on my bike, rode to the railway station (it was freezing), got some coffee and took the train.Once at the Polde…

AHPC post 4 is up

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

Hoi,As we enter week 7 of the Challenge I have painted another 155 points worth of…yup Heroquest figures ;-)LINKCheers Sander

3rd AHPC post up…

Posted on February 5th, 2018 under Posted by

Hoi,Over at the AHPC blog my 3rd entry is up since Friday. Pop in and have a look!LINKCheers Sander

A little piece of Venice

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

Hoi,Some time ago I had my birthday, from family and friends I got contributions to buy a long time wish of mine: a part of Venice…TTCombat makes a fabulous range of Venetian themed scenery and I have wanted to use it with Mordheim, Heroquest, GIJoe …

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…