Posts Tagged ‘deadzone’

Building Deadzone terrain

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

The family was away yesterday so I took the opportunity to sit down and build terrain for the upcoming Deadzone summer campaign. About a year ago I did a trade that involved a box of unassembled Deadzone terrain. It was not an insubstantial box and I have been slowly chipping away at it. The day […]

Deadzone Forge Fathers near completion

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

I’ve been managing to get some work done on them from time to time and my Deadzone Forge Fathers are almost complete. I just need to finish the bases and then they will be ready to hit the table. I used the Army Painter Dragon Red as a base and then accented the models with […]

Deadzone Forge Guard

Posted on May 5th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

There are miniatures that are good looking and miniatures that are easy to build. Sometimes you are lucky and a set of models will be both. Such is not the case for the Deadline/Warpath Forge Guard minis. There is so much to like about them. They have great weapons, bags of character and look fearsome. […]

Welcome to Chinatown – MDF Terrain

Posted on January 22nd, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Terrain Building – Last Christmas I received several buildings from Knights
of Dice in their Sentry City Chinatown Range. For some reason I had shelved
these with some other “rainy-day” projects. I pulled these out while I was
looking for another box and decided to make some time to get a simple paint
job on them and assemble the buildings so I can use them for some games.

On Sale: 3D printed stairs and handrails for Deadzone scenery

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

Since s couple of people asked about this (and since I need to find away to fund my bigger projects) I’m putting on sale a couple of custom components I made for Deadzone.Some general info:they are 3D printed in PLA.they might have some imperfections h…

Rogue Stars Part 2, AAR , The Rescue

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

The Setting: In some distant backwater on the fringes well-traveled  space, The Crew of the Leif Erickson, a band of motley humans and aliens squeak out a meager existence as trade transporters, scavengers,  hired guns, sellers of unique…

Deadzone revisited

Posted on December 29th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Danny organized a series of games at The Sentry Box today where Mike, Danny, Greg and myself played our first games of the new Deadzone second edition rules. I previously played the first edition of the game and while it had some aspects that I liked, the game never really clicked for me and it […]

Space Corridor v2: The space colony grows [part 3]

Posted on November 8th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Quick update on the status of the space station project, the construction continues and a third building is now ready!

Deadzone 2, Review and AAR.

Posted on July 10th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Just in time for the end of month, I thought I’d  get my first stab at Deadzone 2 documented.  This wouldbe  the results of Mantic’s latest Deadzone Kickstarter that was funded on April 6th, 2015. I was for the quarantine pledge and 14 m…

Milestones

Posted on May 9th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I was working on a new report for my most recent OWS game, and doing some blog maintenance when I realized I had overlooked posting about a couple of milestones. One. The blog turned 10 years old on March 31st, unreal..It didnt seem like 10 years., the…

Mantic Games Deadzone special characters unboxing/review

Posted on May 8th, 2016 under , . Posted by

And finally some pics of the three special characters that were made in the last Deadzone Kickstarter.Blaine finally got himself a jetbike:The enforcers have a new character:And also the veer-myns are getting something new: The Piper:

Mantic Games Pathfinders unboxing/review

Posted on May 8th, 2016 under , . Posted by

For some reason the human armies always get more attention that the other factions, maybe they are more popular? Anyway here we go with another kit for deadzone/warpath: the Pathfinders.If you remember we saw the first pathfinder years ago (do you reme…

Mantic Games Enforcer Jetbike: unboxing/review

Posted on May 8th, 2016 under , . Posted by

One of the most teased kit of the last Kickstarter was the enforcer jetbike, and here it is!(I personally can’t see why it would make sense to have a jetbike in a skirmish game but the model looks pretty good so I’m not complaining much!)I’m not sure h…

Mantic Games Veer-Myn unboxing/review

Posted on May 8th, 2016 under , . Posted by

Other two pretty cool kits came out from the last Deadzone Kickstarter: the Veer-myn!These guys probably came out as a spin-off of the WH Skaven but after a couple of years they are getting their own identity and these plastic frames look great!The kit…

70 Point Asterian Deadzone Strike team completed

Posted on October 13th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Hello all,Time certainly flies doesn’t it? I have actually been pretty involved in gaming, just too busy to post here. Anyhow, I managed to get my core strike team painted up for Deadzone. They came out decently well. You’ll have to forgive the lower q…

Pocket Money Hobby – Part 1 Deadzone.

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

Greetings and welcome to the first in the series of “Pocket Money Hobby”. This series of articles aims to continue the work of my on a budget articles by helping those who may not have loads of spare cash to spend on hobby get the most out of what the…

Quick Review: Deadzone Plague Troopers & Specialist

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

Today’s random pick is two Troopers and a Specialist for the Plague faction. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together. All the parts have different shape…

Quick Review: Deadzone Marauder Pyro

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

Today’s random pick is the Pyro for the Marauders faction. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together. As there’s only one mini in the pack there’s no conf…

Quick Review: More Deadzone Marauders

Posted on December 5th, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

Today’s random pick are different Trooper and Goblin Sniper sculpts for the Marauders faction. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together. With the…

Quick Review: Deadzone Rebs Faction minis

Posted on December 4th, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

Today’s random pick is two Human troopers and a Yndij Sergeant for the Rebs faction. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together. All the pieces for thes…

Quick Review: Deadzone Plague Stage 3A

Posted on December 3rd, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

Today’s random pick is a couple of Plague Stage 3A for the Plague faction. The models are the General and a Trooper. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together.&n…

Quick Review: Deadzone Marauder Commando

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

Today’s random pick is a Commando trooper for the Marauders faction. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together. This is a four piece model with shaped lugs …

Quick Review: Deadzone random MVP

Posted on December 1st, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

Today’s random pick is the random MVP for Dreadball that’s included with your Kickstarter as a bonus figure. I gather this one is called Riller. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions…

Quick Review: Deadzone Marauder Ripper Suits

Posted on November 30th, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

Today’s random pick is two Ripper Suits and a Goblin sniper for the Marauders faction. All the minis come packed as shown below with no indication of what the models are or any instructions of how the pieces go together. Here’s all the pieces…

Quick Review: Deadzone Rebs Faction minis

Posted on November 29th, 2013 under , , , . Posted by

Each day for the next couple of weeks I’m going to be randomly picking a pack of figures from my Kickstarter box, assembling them and then giving my thoughts on the models and how they went together. First up is what turned out to be a couple of m…