Posts Tagged ‘40K’

Aeldari New Year: Shining Spear Conversion Gallery

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick one because my computer has decided to start ignoring its USB ports (and thus I can’t get past the log in screen). These are my Shining Spear Aspect Warriors, made from Reaver Jet bikes and some old High Elf spear men kits.No one pay atten…

Shadow War: Brind’s World Weekend Campaign (Part Two)

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Saturday Morning we gathered together again to play some more Shadow War: Armageddon Brind’s World. If you haven’t checked out Part One (it has all the background details) you can find it here:Shadow War: Brind’s World Weekend Campaign (Part One) …

Warhammer World GT3 – Painting competition

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

While I continue to work on the battle reports I’ll showcase the painting competition. Firstly the squad competition, as you would expect the standard was pretty high. I loved the style of the Noise Marines below, and was luky enough to play against th…

Plague Surgeon

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

My Plague Surgeon, continuing my cross mixing of the 30K models I was lucky enough to be gifted 2 of the MK3 Apothecaries who fit nicely into my army! Plus I am not a fan of the actual Plague Surgeon … Continue reading →

Showcase: Legio Custodes Captain General Trajann Valoris

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Hi all! Today I’d like to show you the new Legio Custodes model of Captain General Trajann Valoris. Some more pictures after the jump…

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Craftworld Aeldar 500 Point Starter List, The Eldar Wild Riders

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Do you like lightning fast armies? Do you love having the most powerful guns? Do you still want to hit hard in close combat too? Well read on, my fellow space elf players. Read on.This is perhaps the least beginner collection friendly army I’ve ever wr…

Shadow War: Brind’s World Campaign Weekend (Part One)

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

This past weekend was my (usually) annual Wargaming Birthday Bash Weekend. It was actually held a week earlier than it previously has (my birthday is next weekend) to accommodate a couple of friends that were coming from out of town (though one of them…

February Work in Progress #2

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Another new unit for my 40K Orks.  This time Deff Koptas with big shootas and bigbomms.

Deathshroud

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Never leave home without these, as lets be honest being able to tank wounds from your characters onto these guys. Lets ALOT especially when people insist on picking on poor Mortarion! they where great models to paint but then all … Continue readi…

Warhammer World GT3 – Interim report

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

Well the weekend is done and dusted and had a great time. Excuse the self indulgent photo-story but I suppose this is a personal hobby blog and by definition it’s self-indulgent so I should be apologising with every post at this stage.Anyway, we went F…

Aeldari New Year: Warp Spider Conversions

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

“Chuc mung nam moi!” as they same in my adoptive home town, and Happy Year of the Dog as they say in my actual home village!As part of my continuing Aeldari/Eldar renovation project, I’ve finally sat down and finished doing the tabletop standard p…

Sword Brethren Have Arrived

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

The first five of my Sword Brethren for my 30K Imperial Fists are completed. I need to add five more of these cats to make a 10-man unit, but when I do they should be a pretty powerful presence on the battlefield. All of them are armed with power sword…

Showcase: World Eaters Rhino and Dark Apostle by Uruk

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

Hi everyone, Uruk here with some updates to my World Eaters force! See you inside.More after the jump

Eldar and Other Assorted Sci-Fi Goodies

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

Just a few last items I’m finishing up before the Shadow War Campaign Weekend begins this evening.  actually two of them were finished ages ago, I just didn’t want to include them in posts about other stuff… I don’t know..Eight Eldar Guardians f…

Hobby Mythbusters: Wood Varnish vs Quickshade

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

As a miniature wargame enthusiast, I own way too many models. If I quit my job and did nothing but paint models than I MIGHT be able to finish painting all of my models…

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Shadow War: The Raid

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

We got and third, and likely final, game of Shadow War: Armageddon game in before the Shadow War: Brind’s World starts tomorrow! Stay tuned – after the weekend I should have a full report of the ensuing shenanigans!I did finish up the second batch of c…

Happy Valentine’s Day from The Imperial Florists!

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

A day late, but minor catastrophes abound when you’re in my job. My fellow neck beards…Valentine’s Day is typically a day of sadness, regret, and far too much junk food. Indeed, I remember a time where I ate an entire Valentine’s Day pizza set for tw…

A Beginner’s Guide to: Widgets

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Clean play is an important part of tournament play and Pat Van Value is here to teach you how to clean up your play by using widgets. Widgets are laser cut measuring tools…

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2000pts battle report – Tyranids v Tyranids

Posted on February 15th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been quite a while since I played Otty, but I figured it would do us both good to pit our nids against each other to help us get up to speed for GT3. More for him as he has limited 8th edition experience but with us both running gribblies there wa…

Battle Report – Warhammer 40k – Chaos Daemons vs. Blood Ravens

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Owen has grown his Chaos Daemons force with the new kits! The Blood Ravens attempt to take them down in this game of Supply Drop from Chapter Approved 2017! Advertisements

Dark Angels – Tanks – Predator and Razorback

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick one because I’m taking it gently with these so as not to slip back into inactivity. So all I did was the laser lenses. Sure I could have treated it as balck rubber but I thought this came out really well and would add a nice spot colour to…

Shadow War: Armageddon Again

Posted on February 13th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Last night we got in a second game of Shadow War: Armageddon. This time my Tallarn Astra Militarum faced off against Amanda’s Tau. I think this is the first action any of my Tallarn have seen!4-117018M41Sgt. Kassab’s squad of 2nd platoon, 5th company 4…

February Work in Progress #1

Posted on February 13th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

After my last game of 40K over the weekend I have concluded I need more Killa Kans.  They really worked well.  Fortunately I had three more waiting to be built.

Eldar Dire Avengers

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

The Eldar were my very first 40K army. That was 30 years ago. I sold them all off about 25 years ago. For $40. Canadian. Still kicking myself. In reality it was probably only a few dozen of those original Rogue Trader era Guardians, a Lascannon and cre…

Hobby update week 6 – I need to paint something other than purple!

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

Greetings all, welcome to week 6’s hobby update for 2018! I’m still all about Squaduary at the moment, and I’m still settling into finding a new routine for posting and painting, so please bear with me for a while as the blog settles down with my new job. Given my ridiculous pledge for Squaduary though I’ve found little time in the evenings to write new posts and get myself prepared for the week ahead so you’ll have to make do with this kind of thing for a bit!
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