Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy’

Lord and Lands – A 10mm near run thing

Posted on June 16th, 2018 under . Posted by

Sneaking in one last game before a travel induced break, we agreed to get our French and Indian Wars chaps out on the table for a spot of Sharp Practice 2.  Unfortunately, due to it being one of those weeks, the above photo was as far as we g…

Strongsword – Trial game

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

This weeks club game was a trial of the new fantasy skirmish rules from Westfalia ‘Strongsword’. Written by Dan Mersey and released as part of a kickstarter with the usual plethora of mini’s (all of which are very nice). Kev at the club jumping in to t…

Animal House

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

Well, well, well – it seems that animal ardor, creature craze, fauna frenzy or even zoological zeal are rampant, at least among my mates, as Sigur and Virago have both bought the new Osprey rules-set Burrows & Badgers. How could…

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Warhammer Age of Sigmar 2nd Edition – Review

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

When Age of Sigmar launched it was heralded as the most refined and accessible entry into Warhammer to date. It trimmed a lot of the […]

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Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire

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

Just before the next edition of Age of Sigmar will be released, I want to take a closer look to one of the “introduction” games to the Warhammer World, Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire. Games Workshop released Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire last ye…

Beyond the Black River!

Posted on June 11th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In which the author recounts an adventure with the Picts beyond a black river, from Robert E. Howard’s excellent story “Beyond the Black River” Continue reading

Lord of the Rings Board Game Review

Posted on June 7th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Lord of the Rings board game review, we take a look at a classic co-op adventure game from designer Reiner Knizia based on the popular Tolkien novel.
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Dragon Rampant: The Heart of the Mountain

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

The Heart of the Mountain has been stolen by dark forces! The disparate tribes of the mountains have banded together to stop them. The quiet valley… The Northern Tribes unite! Green kins and Chaos pour from the Mountain.Chaos Centaurs …

Battle Companies Campaign update

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

Another game under the belt for my Arnor Battle Company in our ongoing campaign in the wilds of Rhudaur.Only a short update with a couple of players taking part this time to get some games in to catch up with the other players with Dave K’s B team Elf …

Warhammer Age of Sigmar – Etheric Vortex Gloomtide Shipwreck

Posted on May 29th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

As part of the release of the Idoneth Deepkin, Games Workshop presents a new scenery item, the Etheric Vortex Gloomtide Shipwreck. This goes along with the new idea, to pair a matching terrain piece for each of the Age of Sigmar factions. In this revie…

[EN/PL] A goblin Jester Story / Historia goblina błazna (Warmonger Miniatures)

Posted on May 26th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hello everyone!Recently, at DwarfCrypt, a lot of entries treating broadly understood fantasy. Today I will remain in a similar subject and tell you my dear fairy tale. First in my career, but do not do this do not read it to her children please……

[EN/PL] The Story of Durin / Historia Durina (Alien Lab Creator Dwarf Wanderer & Dwarven Ruins Terrain)

Posted on May 19th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

“The world was young, the mountains green,No stain yet on the Moon was seen,No words were laid on stream or stoneWhen Durin woke and walked alone.He named the nameless hills and dells;He drank from yet untasted wells;He stooped and looked in Mirrormere…

Currently Reading

Posted on May 19th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

For our Gettysburg Battle Day, I read a couple of books on the battle. One of them was Edwin B. Coddington’s The Gettysburg Campaign. A Study in Command from 1968. This is, in some ways, a book that shows its…

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The New Legends of Monkey

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

While strolling through the Netflix catalogue, Noshi and me bumped onto this odd looking Fantasy series, and decided to give it a go.Consisting of 10 episodes of about 25 mins each, this isn`t to long of a series, and we went through it divided over 3 …

Mantic Games Studio 2018

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

As mentioned earlier, we combined Salute in London with a day trip to Nottingham. First stop on friday morning was Mantic Studio. As with the Warhammer World, this wasn’t the first time visiting Mantic. It was quite impressive to see, how Mantic has gr…

Monsters and cultists

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

I pushed out a few more Heroclix repaints this week. There are two snake-like creatures plus a giant or demon of some kind. These will work fine for a Buffy scenario.A few weeks back, I did a “my junk for your junk” trade with Chris and I ended up with…

Salute 2018 Haul

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

The concluding post to our Operation Sealion 2018, the haul, the loot, the gathered goodies and shiny stuff made from metal, plastic and resin. If you’re going by plane, make sure to have enough empty space in your luggage to cope with your buying. As …

Warhammer World 2018 – Exhibition Centre Part 2

Posted on May 7th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

With the Old World covered in Part 1 of the Exhibition Centre article, this one focuses on the next two areas, with the (grim) dark Sci-Fi setting of the Warhammer 40,000 world, including the horus heresy and the main piece of the exhibition, Battle for Angelus Prime. And be sure, the grim dark future of […]

Warhammer World 2018 – Exhibition Centre Part 1

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

The exhibition hall at Warhammer World has a long tradition and has been redone in a couple of variations. For a short amount of time before the last huge overhaul, it was a medium sized room with show cabinets on all walls, covering the different armies from the Warhammer Fantasy and 40,000 ranges. But that […]

Battle Companies Campaign – Part the Second

Posted on May 4th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

The last week or so has seen various BC Campaign activities with Monday being the next major get together round robin bout and various separate PvP games previously.The participants this time round were;            &n…

Attack on Titan: Deck-Building Game Review

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

In our Attack on Titan: Deck-Building Game review, we take a look at a cooperative card game from Cryptozoic Entertainment based on the very popular anime series.
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Blood Bowl – Am I too late for kick off?

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

When you put it on paper I should not really be that in to Blood Bowl. Science fiction has always been one of my biggest […]

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Warhammer World 2018 – Hobby Centre, Gaming Area & Bugmans Bar

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

As our “Operation Sealion 2018” was not only build up on visiting Salute on Saturday, we did a tour to the lead belt of Nottingham, and I was eager to see the renovated Warhammer World, the head quarter of Games Workshop. The entrance has been redone and the venue is now barrier free. The Rhino […]

6. Rhein-Main Multiversum 2018

Posted on April 29th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Last week I received the invitation by the Martin from Tabletop Club Rhein-Main to join their Rhein-Main Multiversum in Nidderau, Hessia. So I jumped in my car and drove across the Taunus towards the Wetterau, amazing weather with blue sky and bright sun to enjoy in the meantime. The Rhein-Main Multiversum is held in the […]

[ENG/PL] About how the Hobbits celebrate. Part I / O tym jak Hobbici świętują. Część I (Warmonger Miniatures)

Posted on April 28th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello everyone!After a week’s break due to a visit to Poznan at Blog Conference Poznan, I invite you to a new entry. Today I come back to the subject of the hobbits and halflings and would like to introduce the Honorable Visitors and fans of prose J.R….