Posts Tagged ‘Cryx’

Durgen vs Gaspy2 (battle report)

Posted on November 2nd, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello all. I am going to try out something new today and see if it is something I’d like to do more often on the blog. I found an app which is suppose to help with battle report so I figured I’d give it a go today at the FLGS. I have been wanting to tr…

Templecon 2015 Painting Log

Posted on October 27th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

If you look at the Templecon website you can see by the countdown clock that there are only 101 days (at the time I wrote this) prior to the beginning of the convention. If I take out the few days leading up to the con that leaves me 14 …

Cryx Slayer Helljack

Posted on September 17th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Just finished basing Cryx Slayer Helljack from the Warmachine line. It was a fairly easy paint scheme, the most time consuming part being the airbrush work, first on the grey armor plates and then on the OSL glow effects.. The OSL was supposed to be su…

NOVA 2014 Open: Jake Hoffman Warmachine/Hordes Hardcore Finals

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I knew Jake when he started out playing Warmachine at Roundtable Games in Conshohocken, PA, years past, when my buddy Joe owned what was the best game store ever in my area. Great community of guys that I miss a lot. Always great to see somebody start …

The Bane Project…Resurrected…

Posted on August 12th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Not that sort of Bane…Editors Note – Though I know most of you come here for the unboxings, actual articles and Wednesday Gallery this is still my hobby blog at heart so you’ll still sometimes have to suffer ‘stuff I’m getting on with posts’, lol.Som…

Unboxing Warmachine – Goreshade, Lord of Ruin.

Posted on August 11th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

The second of two requested unboxing features on some of the models from my current Bane themed Warmachine army…..The kit contains the parts to assemble one Goreshade, Lord of Ruin a Cryx Epic Cavalry Warcaster and the appropriate Stat Cards.Goreshad…

Unboxing Warmachine – Bane Riders

Posted on August 11th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I don’t normally do these sort of features on my Warmachine purchases but I’ve been talking about their assembly on my Facebook page and have had a couple of messages about doing it so here it is…The box comes with parts for five plastic models (one …

Unboxing Warmachine – Bane Riders

Posted on August 11th, 2014 under , . Posted by

I don’t normally do these sort of features on my Warmachine purchases but I’ve been talking about their assembly on my Facebook page and have had a couple of messages about doing it so here it is…The box comes with parts for five plastic models (one …

Southern Ontario Open Recap Part 2

Posted on June 6th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So after our night on the town the alarms woke us up earlier than any of us really wanted. After rocking the free breakfast at the hotel and the mandatory (should be for all convention goers) shower we threw on the Team Spite shirts (except Tim who for…

New Releases from Privateer Press – June 2014

Posted on June 5th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It looks like June will be an exciting month. Goreshade the Bastard & Deathwalker – Warcaster & Character Solo $24.99   The abomination called Goreshade the Bastard was once known by a different name. Only decades ago, Ghyrrshyld ruled one of the most powerful houses of Ios. He was obsessed with the decline of his [...]

Sturgis, The Corrupted

Posted on April 5th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

When I got my kickstarter minis two days ago I would have told you that you were crazy if you thought dead Sturgis would be the first mini I assembled……and I would have been wrong. As part of the Vengeance release we have been having 25pt tournamen…

PP’s Unexpected Package

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

When I got home from y part time job today I had a package waiting for me. I received a shipping invoice from PP on April 1st but couldn’t remember ordering anything so I kind of disregarded the email. I have also been so preoccupied with the flood in …

You Holiday Your Way…I’ll Holiday Mine…

Posted on February 28th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I have a great many ideas…some of them could at a stretch be called ‘bright’ some of them are more in the ‘seemed like a good idea at the time’ category…But what I’m really good at is starting a project and then getting distracted by a different pr…

Templecon ’14 Recap

Posted on February 16th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Templecon ’14 has come and gone and it’s time for the wrap up. This years Templecon was a little on the bumpy side for me but more on that as we go. My initial plan was to leave my house around 1pm to head out to Les’ place. I was going to play a game …

Privateer Press – New Release Day

Posted on January 23rd, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Bane Thralls (10) In Stores Now!Versatile and deadly soldiers among more mindless undead, bane thralls host a darkness that both permeates their being and seeps into the world of the living. This darkness siphons the very light from the air and is utte…

Memory lane: Bane Thralls

Posted on January 18th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Well, I do believe this is one of the first units I ever completed. I was oh so happy with how they turned out, thought I had nailed that freehand and I was just so mega awesome!! ;) Well fast forward 6 to 7 years and the paint on these guys is looking …

Big bang!

Posted on January 16th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Looks like the new year’s painting has started with the bang. Or even big bang! (at least on the summary chart…). By the half of the month I added 6 models to the painted side! Sure it’s nothing complicated and big but hey, it’s statistics what count…

Privateer Press – New Release Day

Posted on January 8th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Some new releases from Privateer Press…Cryx Mechanithralls (10) In Stores Now!Assembled from a horrific fusion of corpses and machinery scavenged from the battlefield, mechanithralls fill the ranks of the Cryxian army. Their reanimated bodies are aug…

Another mile through Styx

Posted on January 3rd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Hey there in the brand new, shiny and still smelling factory year 2014.The whole depressive christmas time is over, the same for ghastly new year’s eve so it’s time to focus on something what really counts. Once again I managed to paint something.It’s …

Worms fixation? Really?

Posted on December 10th, 2013 under , , , , . Posted by

Right…After the November post about Cankerworm and Eando Kline something really weird happened: the number of blog visitors went just sky high! Sure it’s nothing to bitch about but I was looking for the reason of that thing: pics of painted mode…

Warmachine: Practice Games

Posted on September 7th, 2013 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Got in a pre-campaign practice game with my Khador today. I hosted, playing Trish’s Menoth while Pete had Cryx, who played Finnegan’s Skorne. All games were 35 points. I think we’re all committed to our present forces except for Finnegan, who said he’d…

The Bane Project (Part 2)

Posted on September 2nd, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

No still not this Bane…

But these less chesty but still impressive ones…they now have some under-coat…

I’ll try and at least get these block coloured and washed in the next couple of days. On a slightly different note I’ve discovered seve…

The Bane Project…

Posted on August 31st, 2013 under , , . Posted by

No..not this ‘Bane’…

…Bane as in ‘Thrall’ or ‘Knight’ or ‘Lord Tartarus’…

Just the Knights and a Seether to finish assembling and I can have a game of Warmachine with (almost) no borrowing of models and (almost) no proxying. I may inclu…

#PP 55 Hours

Posted on August 7th, 2013 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

With just over 2 days to go, the final stretch goals are within their grasp.  Dark Seduction is very close in, just under $6,000 to go; but this might already have been achieved as Paypal money hasn’t been included yet. … Continue reading

#privateerpress WM: Tactics

Posted on August 6th, 2013 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well the countdown is getting shorter, but the backers for the Warmachine: Tactics kickstarter is getting bigger by the day.  Just over 15,000 backers, a total of $1, 200,000 + pledges from Paypal totallying $7,000; they are very close to … Continue reading