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A Wargamer’s Nostalgia

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

While most people associate my Warhammer days as that “fanatic Chaos Dwarf” player, or the occasional Wood Elf bowline… those weren`t my first loves at all actually.Back when I started, it was 1994 I believe, as 4th edition had just been released (th…

Legion season 1

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

Finally, the first series of the “X” universe has arrived this year, and to be honest, it blows all superhero mainstream shows out of the water.If this is a taste of things to come, we are looking at some great genre material on the way…David Haller …

The Haul Report 87: the Steam sales are here

Posted on June 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

It`s that time of the year again, when Steam does it large sale weeks, running from the 22nd until the 5th of july.So I jumped on it, and purchased myself a 20 euro charge card, so that I could go crazy on the items on my wishlist and purchase a heap o…

The Haul Report 87: the Steam sales are here

Posted on June 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

It`s that time of the year again, when Steam does it large sale weeks, running from the 22nd until the 5th of july.So I jumped on it, and purchased myself a 20 euro charge card, so that I could go crazy on the items on my wishlist and purchase a heap o…

White Dwarf May 2017

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

A month late, as I only recently snatched up my copy from the local GW store, but nevertheless one heck of an issue.Of course, the central theme in this issue is the fact that the White Dwarf turns 40, and this is shown by a band containing all issues …

White Dwarf May 2017

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

A month late, as I only recently snatched up my copy from the local GW store, but nevertheless one heck of an issue.Of course, the central theme in this issue is the fact that the White Dwarf turns 40, and this is shown by a band containing all issues …

Warhammer Teutogen Guard

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

As I prepare for the big battle for Age of Sigmar in august, I need to (kuch, urgently) restore some units to battleworthy status for my 1000 pts Order force I pledged.So today I finished the second battleworthy regiment, in the form of the Teutogen Gu…

Warhammer Teutogen Guard

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

As I prepare for the big battle for Age of Sigmar in august, I need to (kuch, urgently) restore some units to battleworthy status for my 1000 pts Order force I pledged.So today I finished the second battleworthy regiment, in the form of the Teutogen Gu…

I blame the Nemesis! The Emperor’s Children return…

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

I wouldn`t start playing Warhammer 40k again.  I never liked the game as much as “regular” Warhammer.Same for 6mm sci-fi, aka Future War Commander, and as such when I “got out” years ago, I sold both those ranges from my collection.In all those ye…

I blame the Nemesis! The Emperor’s Children return…

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

I wouldn`t start playing Warhammer 40k again.  I never liked the game as much as “regular” Warhammer.Same for 6mm sci-fi, aka Future War Commander, and as such when I “got out” years ago, I sold both those ranges from my collection.In all those ye…

Logan

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The latest in the X-franchise, and the closer of the Wolverine series, Logan puts us forward to 2029, and it isn`t Wolverine playing the lead, it’s Old Man Logan.The future has changed, as there are no Sentinels around, so that movie was a plot success…

Logan

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The latest in the X-franchise, and the closer of the Wolverine series, Logan puts us forward to 2029, and it isn`t Wolverine playing the lead, it’s Old Man Logan.The future has changed, as there are no Sentinels around, so that movie was a plot success…

Chosen Men – Mark Latham

Posted on June 20th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Part of the Osprey line of wargame rules, Chosen Men is meant for skirmish battles in the Napoleonic age.And these rules aren`t to difficult at all!The base system is the use of action points, the TAC, of which every figure in your band has 2.  No…

Chosen Men – Mark Latham

Posted on June 20th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Part of the Osprey line of wargame rules, Chosen Men is meant for skirmish battles in the Napoleonic age.And these rules aren`t to difficult at all!The base system is the use of action points, the TAC, of which every figure in your band has 2.  No…

Swords of the Empire – various authors

Posted on June 18th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This novel, hailing from the Warhammer line, is a collection of short stories set in / about the lands of The Empire.Containing 6 stories in total, each one numbers between 40 – 60 pages long, and varies a lot in theme and antagonists.The first one, Th…

Swords of the Empire – various authors

Posted on June 18th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This novel, hailing from the Warhammer line, is a collection of short stories set in / about the lands of The Empire.Containing 6 stories in total, each one numbers between 40 – 60 pages long, and varies a lot in theme and antagonists.The first one, Th…

About Biting Off and Chewing

Posted on June 18th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Fact 1: When I got back into wargaming now about two months ago, I decided to take it slow, no pressure, no deadlines.Fact 2: Restoring my Warhammer forces would be a small thing on the side, focussing on my historical forces first.Fact 3: The 20th of …

About Biting Off and Chewing

Posted on June 18th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Fact 1: When I got back into wargaming now about two months ago, I decided to take it slow, no pressure, no deadlines.Fact 2: Restoring my Warhammer forces would be a small thing on the side, focussing on my historical forces first.Fact 3: The 20th of …

Haul Report 86

Posted on June 18th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Welcome all to another weekly oversight of stuff I obtained, and this week it’s a big one, but not really an expensive one.Because fleamarket season is in full swing, and some other bargains where found along the road as well…It started last saturday…

Haul Report 86

Posted on June 18th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Welcome all to another weekly oversight of stuff I obtained, and this week it’s a big one, but not really an expensive one.Because fleamarket season is in full swing, and some other bargains where found along the road as well…It started last saturday…

63rd New York Regiment (Irish Brigade)

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

The first of my Union corps that I`m restoring, I finished the 63rd New York, one of the regiments that make up the Irish Brigade.I elected them to become the “skirmish” part of the II Corps, 2nd Brigade, for not really any particular reason, the Flags…

63rd New York Regiment (Irish Brigade)

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

The first of my Union corps that I`m restoring, I finished the 63rd New York, one of the regiments that make up the Irish Brigade.I elected them to become the “skirmish” part of the II Corps, 2nd Brigade, for not really any particular reason, the Flags…

TSA Clubnight 16th of June 2017

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been more then a month, and it’ll be another month before I get back there, but yesterday the calendar allowed me an evening to spend on the sacred ground.I didn`t went to play a game myself, that will be for the 14th of july when I jump in in a g…

TSA Clubnight 16th of June 2017

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been more then a month, and it’ll be another month before I get back there, but yesterday the calendar allowed me an evening to spend on the sacred ground.I didn`t went to play a game myself, that will be for the 14th of july when I jump in in a g…

Gods of Egypt

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Announced as a big budget movie that will bring epicness to the Egyptian pantheon, Gods of Egypt from 2016… doesn`t deliver at all.Of course, the fact it was out of the cinema’s here within 3 weeks and the dvd’s can be found in the bargain bins is a …