Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy’

Skaven Clans: Pestilens Plague Priest PiP

Posted on July 21st, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Just a quick update with some photos of the progress on my plague priest / sourcerer not sure which yet, (need to find a figure for the other before I make my mind up lol). Base colours and an ink shade so far, tonnes more work to do. Not a c…

The Saltwater Slaughter (BB Roster)

Posted on July 21st, 2014 under , . Posted by

Brian Burger

Posting this mostly for the other folks in the local V-Nuffle Blood Bowl League that has just started it’s fourth season; I’ve got a Lizardman team involved, the Saltwater Slaughter. The figures have been seen here before, although I am … Continue reading

Build me an army worthy of MAYHEM!

Posted on July 20th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

‘Build me an army worth of Mayhem!’ Bombshell Games has harnessed the power of BattleScribe to make building your armies, strongholds, and keeps easier than it’s ever been before. ‘What is this BattleScribe you speak of?’ …

Wood elves; Tharn: Swordmaiden and Druid

Posted on July 20th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

So I thought just updating my blog today with a picture of something I bought off eBay and just change the base of was a little rubbish, so here we have a proper update, of some models I have converted :) The Tharn miniatures from Privateer press are pr…

Wood elves: Dryad Heroine conversion purchased from eBay

Posted on July 20th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

 I found this model on eBay a little while ago and I thought it looked absolultey amazing!, it reminds me of a character from Starcraft – brood wars.I have a quandry with the paintwork though, it’s pretty good but it doesn’t match my scheme at all…

Skaven Clans: Pestilens Plauge initiates and clan rats PiP

Posted on July 15th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Paint in progress shot of the first members of the Pestilens clan, 2 plague intiates converted from the screaming bell kit and 2 stock clan rats, chosen for their ragged and mutated appearence, and of course the flail type weapons were picked for this …

Painting a Reaper Bones Cthulhu

Posted on July 15th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I painted up Reaper Bones Cthulhu for my dungeon bash, but kept my progress under wraps to avoid spoiling the surprise for any players who might visit this site. This is by far the largest miniature I’ve painted, and I wasn’t quite sure how to proceed….

Dwarf Crossbow

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

Finished another unit for my Dwarf army. Nice to have a weekend free for painting and not have to spread it over a month or so.

Road to Mordheim – Zombies!

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

    The wooden planks on the bottom of the horse drawn cart creaked, complaining about the heavy weight set upon them. “… and eight, nine, ten” the small man finished counting the recently dug up corpses as they were piled up unceremoniousl…

HARP Fantasy – a Gold pick on RPGNow

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

Iron Crown Enterprises is thrilled to announce that High Adventure Role Playing (HARP) Fantasy is now a gold pick on RPGNow.   With only 94 other products achieving this accolade, HARP Fantasy is now part of a very elite group. … Continue reading

Quick Cheap Ruins for Gaming

Posted on July 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

I wanted some cool looking ruins for my Gaming board. As the board would primarily be used for Lord of the Rings or The Hobbit SBG I didn’t want sci-fi ruins so I instead opted for this MDF set available here (or here is a link to the store, Warg…

Skaven Clans:Eshin Night runners & Black Skaven

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

Night Runner with fighting claws, based on the standard clan rat, with standard claw arm, the other claw is from another arm, carved off and glued on the static arm. I cut off the left leg and repositioned it, then sculpted the knee back on.Another nig…

Dwarf Warriors

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

First of five dwarf warrior units done. All Harlequin Miniatures. I have 10 of 12 units bought and planned. Still trying to decide on what the last two units should be. Maybe hill giants, dire bears or earth elemental’s. Choices, choices…..

Wood Elves Durthu the Treeman by Amy

Posted on July 4th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Amy’s first fantasy model, she’s painted a fair few Hobbit models already but this was her first venture into the Warhammer Fantasy world. She followed the Games Workshop tutorial video on YouTube with a few of my suggestions as well as my …

Grinning Skull’s Chinwag: Interview with Jim Hintz of Lone Gunman Games…

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

  Hello all, today we’ve got a new and hopefully regular article series here on the Grinning Skull, our very own Chinwag with leading industry persons and notable members of the community which I hope will entertain and enlighten you about o…

Grinning Skull’s Chinwag: Interview with Jim Hintz of Lone Gunman Games…

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

  Hello all, today we’ve got a new and hopefully regular article series here on the Grinning Skull, our very own Chinwag with leading industry persons and notable members of the community which I hope will entertain and enlighten you about o…

28mm Mortal Imass Tribesmen – An Homage to Steven Erikson’s ‘The Malazan Book of the Fallen’

Posted on July 1st, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Here’s one a little out of left field. Earlier this spring I came across these new wonderful Neanderthal castings by Steve Saleh (one of my all-time favourite sculptors) which are offered through North Star Figures. They are fabulous models, …

Warhammer Fantasy Goblin

Posted on June 29th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Curis

Here’s a test model for a new Goblin archer regiment I’m building.  This blighter’s from the 1980s Warhammer Regiments box, so I felt like painting him with the classic Goblin Green skin.  He’s a very simple model – I’m all fired up to knock out a regiment of these buggers.  I may use a different […]

Dungeon Crawl 2014

Posted on June 29th, 2014 under , . Posted by

My wife and I hosted a full day of gaming out our house this weekend. She handled the Just Dance tournament while I ran a dungeon crawl for eight players. I wanted to capture the fun of smashing monsters, gathering loot and leveling up from hopeful adv…

Assault on Doomrock Preview

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

[This post is a preview for a game currently seeking funding on IndieGoGo.]Assault on Doomrock, designed by Tom Stasiak, is a game currently seeking funding on IndieGoGo. It is a fantasy themed cooperative game that combines a ton of great features and…

Miniature Obscura: Unusual miniature ranges you might not be aware of….

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

My fave things about miniatures, is the fact there are loads of really weird and wonderful stuff to be found, yeah I like the usual stuff too, but I much prefer the more out there and wacky. In fact, the weirder the better! I thought that I’d hig…

Miniature Obscura: Unusual miniature ranges you might not be aware of….

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

My fave things about miniatures, is the fact there are loads of really weird and wonderful stuff to be found, yeah I like the usual stuff too, but I much prefer the more out there and wacky. In fact, the weirder the better! I thought that I’d hig…

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Doggerland Ice Age Mammal Miniature Set Kickstarter

Posted on June 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Another KS campaign I quite like the look of, is the Doggerland Ice age mammal miniature set. The styleof these minis is right up my alley in terms of execution of style, I really do like cartoony stylised stuff, so its no wonder my eye was draw…

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Doggerland Ice Age Mammal Miniature Set Kickstarter

Posted on June 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Another KS campaign I quite like the look of, is the Doggerland Ice age mammal miniature set. The styleof these minis is right up my alley in terms of execution of style, I really do like cartoony stylised stuff, so its no wonder my eye was draw…

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Pop-Up Miniature Terrain Paper Kits by Stonehaven Miniatures Kickstarter

Posted on June 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  I wanted to highlight this great and innovative kickstarter campaign for some really useful and unique looking paper terrain. As you know, I do like paper kits, especially for wargaming purposes, its an easy and cheap way of getting plenty of sc…