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Moana

Posted on December 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I watched this film with Noshi, who told me it was really great, and I still had it on my immense backlog, past monday.And I love it!The tale goes about a young islander princess, Moana, who finds a legendary stone in the ocean.  She has always be…

The Orville season 1

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

Aaaah, The Orville, Seth McFarlane’s hommage slash parody on Star Trek and perhaps a series that never had such differentiating ratings on Rotten Tomatoes in the past years.Critics gave it 21%… viewers 93%, that`s a big difference!And I actually unde…

The Haul Report 111

Posted on December 10th, 2017 under . Posted by

So I wanted to keep it calm until after the christmas and new year season…I failed…Well, it is not entirely my fault, due to opportunities.  The eyecatcher this week is this Knight for 40k, who I already went paintcrazy on last night and he is…

Blair Witch

Posted on December 9th, 2017 under , . Posted by

A direct sequel to the cult movie from years ago, which revolutionised the horror genre, Blair Witch has a fantastic horror moment as well.Namely when you see at the clock and realise you just waisted an hour and a half…Where the original film was gr…

The Divided Union

Posted on December 9th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The Divided Union is a now 30 year old (it`s from 1987), 5 part documentary series about the American Civil War.Back in the days it aired on Channel 4, but you can find it on YouTube as well these days.While it is one of the many documentary series abo…

Stranger Things season 2

Posted on December 9th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Building further on the 80s venerating sci-fi series, season 2 of Stranger Things picks up where we left, with a seemingly okay Will and a disappeared El.And it adds some names to the cast, with Sean Astin (Samwise) and Paul Reiser (Aliens’ Burke) as m…

On the Painting Desk 24 – Knight!!!

Posted on December 9th, 2017 under . Posted by

Hello everyone to another instalment of on the painting desk.Compared to last week, some things have gone… and some big ones have come!I managed to finish 4 units the past week, though truth to be told, two of them as you could see last week needed j…

Emperor’s Children vs Orks: 1500 points battle report

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

Welcome everyone to the rematch between the Emperor’s Children and the Orks of Vincent, who came back with a bigger waaaagh then before.And boy do those boyz pack a punch, I admit I severly underestimated them after my previous win over them.We didn`t …

Voyeur – a Netflix Original Documentary

Posted on December 8th, 2017 under . Posted by

One of the specially made by Netflix documentaries, Voyeur promised a look in a very special man’s life.Gay Talese, the legendary journalist and writer (Honor Thy Father for example, about the american maffia, was a masterpiece) follows a man who claim…

Is Age of Sigmar loosing it’s appeal

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

Let me start with this statement:Everything I’ve written down here is purely my own personal opinion.  It is in no way representative to what others might think, but is just a personal opinion based on what I experienced myself and saw at my local…

The Cult of the Snake

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

The fourth Cultist unit, and the third I painted the past week, has rolled off the painting desk.From the lot of models I got from Patrick, it featured some nice conversions which I of course kept for my force…The Imperium is full of poor souls born …

Building my Slaaneshi Knight, Penetratus Intensio

Posted on December 5th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Yes, that sounds wrong…Yes, it`s Slaanesh and if a god slaughtering millions is fine to collect skulls, then this is more then fine in my book.Tonight, I finally gotten myself a Knight model.  Nemesis got a lot containing three of them for a rea…

Batman vs Robin

Posted on December 5th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Perhaps storywise one of the stronger instalments of the DC Animated Universe (which, until Wonder Woman, was far superior to the cinematic outings), this is a direct to DVD movie from 2015.And to be honest, this was a great coming of age and choices t…

The Commissar’s Regiment

Posted on December 5th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

The latest unit I finished, this time it’s a 10 man cultist squad with autoguns and a heavy stubber.Their field prupose?  To fill up the third Troop slot when taking a Batallion in games where I don`t expect to move to the other side of the table …

Anti-tank Havoc Squad

Posted on December 4th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Well, they could be seen as nearly finished on the video past saturday, and now they are.Well, actually, they where finished yesterday but I didn`t get round to it yet…The second squad of Havocs, formerly known as Devastators, has been painted up in …

History’s Greatest Hoaxes

Posted on December 4th, 2017 under , . Posted by

History’s Greatest Hoaxes is a 6 part documentary handling just that, the greatest hoaxes pulled in history.The series looks into how they came about, but most importantly how they could be maintained for a long time.Looking into the revelations often …

Sengoku Basara Judge’s End

Posted on December 4th, 2017 under . Posted by

Based on the videogame franchise of “crowd battling” Sengoku Basara, this animation series is set in the era of the warring kingdoms.Now, for those not familiar with this originally PS2 based game, think Dynasty Warriors for style and sort of game.And …

Eventide – Scott McGough and Cory J. Herndon

Posted on December 4th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The great thing about Magic The Gathering used to be that they released paperback novels of all the expansions from the game, to add some fluff together.Unfortunatly these days, those have become digital releases, and in my mind you can`t beat the scen…

Dark Apostle

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

The first model to be completed from the huge Chaos batch on my desk (just check saturday`s on the painting desk post), the Dark Apostle is a very handy character for any force.Giving a good skill bubble AND command range, these guys are perfect to boo…

Dark Apostle

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

The first model to be completed from the huge Chaos batch on my desk (just check saturday`s on the painting desk post), the Dark Apostle is a very handy character for any force.Giving a good skill bubble AND command range, these guys are perfect to boo…

Codex Chaos Space Marines

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

While I have been playing with the book since it came out, I finally gotten through all the background stories and rules for units that, well, don`t rock my boat… like the non-Slaanesh forces.The codex Chaos Space Marines, or Heretic Astartes as they…

Codex Chaos Space Marines

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

While I have been playing with the book since it came out, I finally gotten through all the background stories and rules for units that, well, don`t rock my boat… like the non-Slaanesh forces.The codex Chaos Space Marines, or Heretic Astartes as they…

The Haul Report 110

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under . Posted by

Hello all and welcome to another haul report episode.And a mighty modest one this week, it`s not christmas or Crisis everyday after all.No, I only got a cheap, bare essential this week, in the form of this:A set of cheap, not really suited for real pai…

The Haul Report 110

Posted on December 3rd, 2017 under . Posted by

Hello all and welcome to another haul report episode.And a mighty modest one this week, it`s not christmas or Crisis everyday after all.No, I only got a cheap, bare essential this week, in the form of this:A set of cheap, not really suited for real pai…

On the Painting Desk 23 – It`s Chaos overhere

Posted on December 2nd, 2017 under . Posted by

Hey all and welcome to a radically changed painting desk of projects this week.I benched some models for a while in order to get myself “all done” for the big battle event in May.  I know, that`s still 6 months away, but I prefer to have my f…