Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy’

Black Elves Are Almost Done

Posted on November 18th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I usually set myself a target of five figures a week. What I have done in the past is plan on doing ten in a week and essentially never finishing them. If I stick to five I tend to get them done. Occasionally I stick one or two more in but it tends to …

Dead of Winter

Posted on November 18th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Setting up for a 4 player game. Three of the 4 of us reached our victory conditions along with the …

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Ice Trolls!

Posted on November 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

Earlier this year during the painting challenge, I painted up some lovely 90s vintage sculpts of Ice Trolls. I just loved these guys and their characterful faces. So much so that I have now painted up another 8 to bring the collection to an even doze…

Black Elf Update

Posted on November 15th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

These figures are being painted for my ongoing Viking game. The inspiration for this is mainly the Norse sagas but there is a little bit of Skyrim and the odd little bit of high fantasy thrown in. At it’s core is the sagas. Little is said in any of the…

Magic Maze Review

Posted on November 15th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Magic Maze review, we look at a cooperative real-time game in which you are trying to help characters steal some equipment from a shopping mall.
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The Black Elves Are Coming

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

I have fifteen black elves to paint so I guess this is me for the rest of the month. Before you say anything there are only twelve of them here, the rest are in the priming queue.This is a good start on the process however.Not high elvesThe Viking myth…

Paint Table Saturday 210 – Monsters and Monoliths

Posted on November 11th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hi All,Had to get ready for a gaming weekend, so I pushed a bunch of stuff through.Reaper giant worm and some monoliths I made out of styrofoam and foamcore.I bowed to wanting to play with these and just redid the eyes and called them done.More Reaper …

Kings of War in 15mm – Wargaming Recon #196

Posted on November 11th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Alex wants to dive into Kings of War, but he wants to do it on a budget.  What’s the answer?  Do it in 15mm of course.   The fellas discuss the challenges of shrinking the popular 28mm scale fantasy wargame to a smaller size. Test of Honor FAQ Warlord Games… Read More»

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Kings of War: First Game

Posted on November 10th, 2017 under . Posted by

My Battle Line is formed

Played my first KoW game this week under the tutelage of club buddy Marty.  We played a big 2 v2 game on my new textured Cigar Battle Mat.  I used my Riders of Doom Dragon Rampant army to build a force for the simi…

Kings of War: First Game

Posted on November 10th, 2017 under . Posted by

My Battle Line is formed

Played my first KoW game this week under the tutelage of club buddy Marty.  We played a big 2 v2 game on my new textured Cigar Battle Mat.  I used my Riders of Doom Dragon Rampant army to build a force for the simi…

New Release: Harphogayth Campaign tool for 5th Edition Fantasy.

Posted on November 7th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I’m back with yet more Grinning Skull Studios publications news for November! Kicking off this month’s first release is the Harphogayth campaign tool, our very first real foray into material published for 5th Edition Fantasy. Written by Davide Quatrini, this supplement is a heavily inspired Manga/Anime style take on magical possessed power suits. The Harphogayth […]

Griff Oberwald Conversion And The End Of The Week

Posted on November 5th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Whilst I am still feeling lousy, I have to be up and able. This means that I am moving a lot more sluggishly today. But I am still moving. That said, I have no intention of painting but sitting at my bench was more comfortable than sitting in the sofa….

Griff Oberwald Conversion And The End Of The Week

Posted on November 5th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Whilst I am still feeling lousy, I have to be up and able. This means that I am moving a lot more sluggishly today. But I am still moving. That said, I have no intention of painting but sitting at my bench was more comfortable than sitting in the sofa….

You’re a little tall for a dwarf…

Posted on November 4th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This week some of the new Oathbreaker dwarves arrived to have a play with. Really liking these new figures, especially the plastic kit. Starting left to right, we have the freebie dwarf that comes with the early boxes of plastics. Next we have the…

You’re a little tall for a dwarf…

Posted on November 4th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This week some of the new Oathbreaker dwarves arrived to have a play with. Really liking these new figures, especially the plastic kit. Starting left to right, we have the freebie dwarf that comes with the early boxes of plastics. Next we have the…

Grinning Skull Studios October Release Round-Up

Posted on November 3rd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, as the saying goes, better late than never, indeed we are a few days late in posting the mammoth load of Grinning Skull studios publications that were released last month. I actually think that it’s a new record here, which also leaves us only 31 releases left before we hit 200 Grinning Skull publications in […]

And now for something completely different

Posted on November 2nd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In a change to the current schedule, for the first time in what feels like ages… I had a coupe of days off work this week and took the opportunity to make a start on some new terrain. Now I have a table, I needed some buildings to go on it! This is t…

And now for something completely different

Posted on November 2nd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In a change to the current schedule, for the first time in what feels like ages… I had a coupe of days off work this week and took the opportunity to make a start on some new terrain. Now I have a table, I needed some buildings to go on it! This is t…

Onirim (Second Edition) Review

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

In our Onirim review, we take a look at a solo and two-player cooperative card game in which you play as Dreamwalkers attempting to escape a labyrinth.
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Expanding the Hochland Militia

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

While I won`t have much painting time the coming week, I managed to squeeze in a couple of hours past night with the hour changing and such.As a result, I finished the next batch of 10 Militia for the Empire, bringing the unit from 10 to 20 soldiers st…

Expanding the Hochland Militia

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

While I won`t have much painting time the coming week, I managed to squeeze in a couple of hours past night with the hour changing and such.As a result, I finished the next batch of 10 Militia for the Empire, bringing the unit from 10 to 20 soldiers st…

Paint Table Saturday 208 – Bretonnians being prepped.

Posted on October 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hi All,Not a lot of painting done this week. I’ve been prepping figures for the Old World Army challenge which can be seen here.I was planning on doing an Undead army featuring figures from the Skull & Crown Triumph of Death Kickstarter for the Ana…

Paint Table Saturday 208 – Bretonnians being prepped.

Posted on October 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hi All,Not a lot of painting done this week. I’ve been prepping figures for the Old World Army challenge which can be seen here.I was planning on doing an Undead army featuring figures from the Skull & Crown Triumph of Death Kickstarter for the Ana…

I won: Greebo Games Fang ‘n Hood

Posted on October 27th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A bit of a suprise as I was tagged on Facebook a day or two ago.Greebo Games launched a Kickstarter for their Fang ‘n Hood model, which is an epic take on Little Red Riding Hood fighting the Big Bad Wolf.This will be a limited edition model, down to 50…

I won: Greebo Games Fang ‘n Hood

Posted on October 27th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A bit of a suprise as I was tagged on Facebook a day or two ago.Greebo Games launched a Kickstarter for their Fang ‘n Hood model, which is an epic take on Little Red Riding Hood fighting the Big Bad Wolf.This will be a limited edition model, down to 50…