Posts Tagged ‘Fantasy’

Tiny Epic Defenders Review

Posted on July 22nd, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Tiny Epic Defenders review, we take a look at a fantasy game that has players attempt to protect their kingdom from a horde of monsters!
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AoS / 9th Age: Dark Elves – Black Guard

Posted on July 19th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello dear friends! It`s been a while without any post 🙂 So sorry for long break and you have my promise – more updates every week. I have on my HD tons of photos and dozens sets for review – just need to find a few hours for editing and uploading. Today you may see[…]

Impact of Armor on results in Guild Ball

Posted on July 17th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

One of the more important aspects of Guild Ball is determining how many hits you can expect to get based on the number of dice, TN and Armour. I took a few minutes to put together some tables that determined the average number of hits and then factored in Armour. I have taken some liberties […]

Character bases for Dragon Rampant

Posted on July 12th, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

I picked up a few character figures to round out my Dragon Rampant armies with some magic users, clerics and heroes. (Apologies if the formatting is a bit off–Blogger is giving me difficulties).These are Splintered Light minis and are lovely poses. Th…

Heroic Fighters of the Known World

Posted on July 11th, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

It seems the older I get the more interested I am in miniatures and games that I missed out on when they were first released. Take the wonderful Heroic Fighters of the Known World for example, eight finely crafted brave warriors sculpted by Jes Go…

Inspirational Lego # 78

Posted on July 11th, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

Another monday, and back from my second sci-fi convention from the year, it`s time for the selection of the week in cool builds.And staying in the mood from yesterday, I`m starting this week with an awesome classic of anime: the battleship Yamato.Not o…

Starcom / Comic Con Gent 2016

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

The second year of the Starcom convention, and it keeps going by it`s monicker of being not your average convention… and it`s true.Starcom / Comic Con is a one day, smaller convention with a very friendly and chill atmosphere, and like in the first e…

Dwarves!

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

I’ve finally managed to finish my 10mm dwarf army. It’s intended to be used in a Mighty Empires campaign my chums Virago and Sigur want to organise. For the battles, we’ll use Hordes of the Things, which I haven’t played the game yet, but it looks very similar to DBA and should be quick and … Continue reading Dwarves!

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the Dead; Metal railed walls.

Posted on July 7th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

This time in the realm of the dead themed terrain set, we are going to tackle some simple metal railed walls, using an easy to find and mostly free material, packaging foam. Sorry about the delay in the latest installment of Grim’s Dungeons of Doom, I must say that I have been taken up with […]

Dragon Rampant at the club

Posted on July 7th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

We had a dozen guys out at the club last night. I put on a game of Dragon Rampant. My magic users were not yet finished so this was a straight up fight with a monster thrown in.Above, the beefy soldiers of King Ralph march to recover the Bitumen Cross …

A true history of the Orcs of Parsantium

Posted on July 6th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Long ago a Daeva known as The Deceiver (Gazember, Matquara and many other names) came to the court of the …

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The Big Book of Madness Review

Posted on July 5th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our The Big Book of Madness review, we take a look at a deck building game in which you need to fight off monsters that are coming out of a magical book!
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Paint Table Saturday 139 – Finished Chaos Warriors and starting Cthulhu

Posted on July 2nd, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hi All,Just a quick update on this holiday weekend. Hope you’re having a good one.Earlier this week, Thursday night, I finished up those five chaos warriors for the Herohammer International facebook group.I was trying to blend up the Green, Red and Pru…

N1, Reptile Cult, session one

Posted on July 2nd, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

A quick update of the first session of the classic 1st Ed, AD&D module N1. Against the Cult of the …

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Mordheim Season 3 – The Witch Wood

Posted on June 30th, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

Last week saw the second game in the club Mordheim Campaign Season 3 with the warbands following the victors of game 1, Kev’s Undead, into the Drakwald Forest  south of Dalberz in search of the lair of the Witch, the remains of which the Undead ha…

Jack The Ripper from West Wind Productions – A Closer Look

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

We’re going back through time for this week’s A Closer Look, coming face to face with Jack The Ripper, from Empire Of The Dead by West Wind Productions.


Jack is a single piece 28mm metal miniature. I picked him up a while back in the EotD: Requiem Kickstarter, but he is available now through West Wind’s site for £4.

With most of his face hidden, it’ll be a tricky job to convey any emotion he might have, but he looks a great piece to practice playing with different fabric techniques, with the different layers and folds across him.

HARP College of Magics and Martial Law go electrum!

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

Iron Crown Enterprises are thrilled to announce that the College of Magics and Martial Law rules expansions for High Adventure Role Playing (HARP) Fantasy are now both electrum pick products on RPGNow.   Less than two years since their re-release, … Continue reading

V. Schwab’s A DARKER SHADE OF MAGIC, reviewed

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

A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab My rating: 3 of 5 stars Man, I really wanted to like this book. It has all the elements that I’m usually game to read from cover to cover instantly– a touch … Continue reading

ROGUES: An Anthology by G. Martin and G. Dozois, Reviewed

Posted on June 28th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

ROGUES by George R.R. Martin My rating: 4 of 5 stars One of the best reasons to read a themed anthology like this is that it gives you a peek at authors that you either already like or haven’t discovered … Continue reading

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom; The Arcane Library 28mm paperkit now available from Wargame Vault!

Posted on June 28th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick post to let you know that the Arcane Library paperkit is now available for download from our good friends over at Wargame Vault. Once again it is made available as a pay what you want product, so that means you can get it free if you like (but any donations are greatly […]

Game of Thrones season 6

Posted on June 28th, 2016 under , . Posted by

Don`t read if you don`t want to know!Roight, that being said… I didn`t like this season.  Sure, everyone goes nuts over episode 9, the Battle of the Bastards, and the finale was a mighty setting placer for season 7… but still I didn`t like it….

Coming Soon; Grim’s Dungeons of Doom Arcane library paper kit preview

Posted on June 27th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hi everyone. If you were expecting the latest Grim’s Dungeons of Doom article this weekend, then I have to apologise and tell you that it will be coming up later this week. I have been side tracked by the work I’ve been doing on the latest PDF in my range, and I thought I’d share […]

Inspirational Lego # 76

Posted on June 27th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

For those that support our national soccer team, inspiration might have come to them already after last night`s demonstration.For all the others, her we are again with a selection of 10 pretty cool Lego builds as we try to do every monday :-)We star th…

Inspirational Lego # 76

Posted on June 27th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

For those that support our national soccer team, inspiration might have come to them already after last night`s demonstration.For all the others, her we are again with a selection of 10 pretty cool Lego builds as we try to do every monday :-)We star th…

Guild Ball Game Day

Posted on June 25th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Today was the Guild Ball Game Day at The Sentry Box. We managed to have three tables running with eight people playing games and about the same number watching, asking questions and checking the game out. I had my Engineer team (Ballista, Ratchet, Salvo, Mainspring, Hoist and Colossus) as well as the Union Starter set […]