Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy’

Dawi Zharr Earthshaker Cannon

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

The second bonus theme, and this time it`s all about big guns.  And if there is one thing I love gaming with, it’s… big guns.  or even bigger guns.For this entry, I took a true classic Games Workshop model of the loveliest race ever cre…

Lions and Dragons Rampant at the cub

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

We had seven guys out at the club this week. Bruce brought out a game of Lions Rampant in 15mm. The French had to light some buildings on fire to drive out the dastardly English. Bruce and I drew French while Scott and Taylor play the English.The Frenc…

Dungeon of Doom – Warhammer Quest

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

Appropriate for my current fantasy mood, Virago invited Sigur, Daniel and me over to play a game of Warhammer Quest, the GW classic from 1995. Daniel took an elf wizard, Virago an elf ranger, Sigur a Bavarian Barbarian and I…

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Character wallet for D&D

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

As the DM for our group I don’t get the chance to play a character in depth. I certainly get …Continue reading →

Sword & Sorcery Review

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

In our Sword & Sorcery review, we take a look at a fantasy dungeon crawl in which players go on quests to take down evil enemy forces.
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Fantasy Necromancer Miniatures Are Fun

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

Fantasy miniatures are still my thing this week and this Necromancer, I call him Vetis Bane, is a pivotal character in the legends that hold my dark age fantasy world together. I have talked about the miniatures and the ideas behind in a few places on …

Paint Table Saturday 219 – Chevaliers D’HHonneur metal blocked

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

Hi All,Got a little bit of painting done today. I finished prepping the Knights of the Realm and primed some retainers.I rigged up some new holders using bottle caps, bamboo skewers, blue tack and hot glue.Retainers, a couple of wizards and that Reaper…

On the Painting Table

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

Recently, I’ve been painting a couple of 28mm figures for our RPG group and to my surprise, I enjoyed it a lot. So I decided to continue. An additional motivation was my discovery of a new game by Andrea Sfiligoi: Sellswords…

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Reiksguard Knights

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

This weeks entry has been about expanding my Empire force some more, in the form of a couple Reiksguard Knights (okay, you need to use the Compendium books to field them) for my Age of Sigmar force.Now, the models are actually all GW, but the “regul…

AHPC VIII – Ev’s Challenge, Day 22

Posted on January 10th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

The story so far;I’ve gone into this year’s Challenge with a target of 500 points, and have proceeded at my usual sedate (some might say ‘sedated’) pace.First up was this chap, a strapping Orc Chieftain from Scibor’s Monstrous Miniatures. Certainly in …

Stormcast Eternals Warband for Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire

Posted on January 8th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Last month… or maybe the month before…? My friend John dropped off some miniatures for Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire for me to paint for him. I don’t normally paint stuff for other people or do commissions – mostly because I am terrible at…

Mounted Dwarven Lord

Posted on January 8th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Well, Bonus round time it seems, with the theme being Flight… roight, so I had to scour my collection for something that actually had wings and could be used for the contest.And I found something that was in a blisterpack after purchase at Salute….

[ENG/PL] The Hammer of Sauron / Młot Saurona (Rotten Factory Demon Warrior Nr.4)

Posted on January 8th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello everyone!It is true that the vast majority of my entries are about characters and units known from the history of the military world, but from time to time I like to return to painting fantasy figures.So it is this time, and thanks to Rotten Fact…

The Return of the Empire Strips Back

Posted on January 6th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Having spent a good 5 hours yesterday slaving over a hot ultrasonic cleaner I’ve now got a lovely pile of paint-free Empire lead.In the end I decided to just strip everything I have in the pile that required it, so I’ve got additional stuff to be going…

Fast Forward: FLEE Review

Posted on January 3rd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our spoiler-free Fast Forward: FLEE review, we take a look at a cooperative card game designed by Friedemann Friese and published by Stronghold Games
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Hunting Ogres on a Tuesday

Posted on January 2nd, 2018 under , . Posted by

I painted these ogres for my home group… Three are from Reaper and two are from Privateer Press.

Highschool DxD New

Posted on January 1st, 2018 under , . Posted by

Well, as we say here in Antwerp, De Kop is eraf (the head is off, meaning, we started again) as I watched through the first anime series of the year today.Counting 12 episodes, this takes about 3.5 hours, so it`s not like it’s THAT big of a suprise tho…

‘Destroyer’, the meanest racer in the village

Posted on December 31st, 2017 under , . Posted by

The last – or more probably, the ‘latest’ – racer to join my son’s collection for Faustus Furius is Destroyer, the orcish steam-tank. I picked this up as an impulse buy whilst browsing the Perfect Six Miniatures site. I’ve said it before, and I’m sure …

Annual Review of 2017, Preview of 2018

Posted on December 31st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Wow, another year passed and what a year it was. Almost 60 updates on here, available in both English and German. A busy year for me and my family, both personal and hobby-wise. A lot of things happened. I got engaged early this year, went to New Zealand for a month in late summer and […]

Paint Table Saturday 217 – Vacation painting

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Hi All,Well, despite the general angst I managed to complete my 26 figures for this month. I can’t show the finished products right now, due to challenge rules, but you’ll be able to see them on and&nb…

Alpine Gnomes Crossbows and Gold Mage

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

My last entry for the year 2017 to this venerable challenge, I decided on a regiment of another Kickstarter that went relatively below the radar: Alpine Gnomes by OS (Old School) Miniature Company.These dimunutive fellas, suited for 32mm games like W…

Entry #3 to AHPC VIII: ‘Kingdom Death’ Prologue Survivors and The White Lion

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Last year Byron came for one of his visits and introduced our gaming group to ‘Kingdom Death’, an artfully composed hybrid of a horror RPG, tactical skirmish and board game.While the gameplay is (brutally) ingenious and the figures are amazingly sculpt…


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

Hoi,There’s no better end to the year than a regular review, I am saving that for tomorrow. Okay to be honest there are far better ends to any year, but as far as the hobby goes a review in which you can look back to goals achieved and ones to look for…

Some Battledore Goblins

Posted on December 26th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Jess and I managed to get some gaming in on the holidays and actually won a game of Zombicide!I also got in some time at the painting table. A few years back, I decided to paint the various Battledore 1st Edition figures I had. In part, that was to spi…

Paint Table Saturday 216 – Epic Fail of a week

Posted on December 23rd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hi All,This week was mostly me fooling around trying to cast up some shields because I was absolutely convinced I didn’t have enough. I was wrong and wasted the last couple of days trying, and failing, to make a mold.I did do some painting over the wee…