Posts Tagged ‘Legion’

I am LEGION??

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

For I number a touch more than you thought I did!So, as is blurrily apparent I built and base coated all of my Legion, barring the AT-ST and T47. It turns out to be a few more figures than I realised when they were all in separate piles around the plac…

Basic Miniature Assembly and Painting – Star Wars Legion

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

 Star Wars miniature games have both the blessing and the curse of a very wide audience.  Most miniature games would like to steal from the Board Gamers, and maaaaybe target a couple of specific…

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Abregado Fusiliers: Conversions

Posted on April 5th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

I did some modelling yesterday and some fine young recruits have arrived to bolster the ranks of the Abregado Fusiliers (my Legion Rebels). All of the miniatures in my second squad are conversions since I want to avoid too many duplicates in my army. F…

Straight from the Workbench: First Legion Squad

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

Happy Easter everyone! I put the holidays to good use and finished my first Rebel squad:Finding a colour scheme is a task of its own as you have to choose between the great looking uniforms seen in canonical appearances and the gnawing urge to create a…

Imperial Terrain: Small Desert Home

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

Legion is finally out and I have to get my terrain ready for some proper games!My table still needs a couple of larger terrain pieces and since time is scarce I decided to fill the board with some 3D printed buildings by Imperial Terrain. I had these a…

Road to Legion: Playing the waiting game…

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

Star Wars: Legion is only days away and the anticipation is killing me…Bought and painted this IA Hera to distract myself. This is the result of my first attempt at FFG restic/PVC. The material obviously has its pros and cons but I quite like the wa…

Imperial Terrain: First Impressions

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

Thanks to Dave from Imperial Terrain, I got my hands on some of their Legion inspired terrain pieces. The moisture vaporators, the tower and the small house are part of the Imperial Terrain desert range. I love the design choices. While still being fai…

Imperial Terrain: First Impressions

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

Thanks to Dave from Imperial Terrain, I got my hands on some of their Legion inspired terrain pieces. The moisture vaporators, the tower and the small house are part of the Imperial Terrain desert range. I love the design choices. While still being fai…

Countercharge Ep18: Vayl, Consul of Everblight

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

  Vayl, Consul of Everblight (Vayl2)   The lists Deployment Deployment: scenario was recon, I deployed an angel on each flank to get in each zone, battle engine centrally and seraph centrally to help whichever flank needed it and the scythean on the left so it wouldn’t get hung up by the building in the middle. Vayl deployed to take advantage of the hill. End of Turn One End of turn 1: Pretty much standard run up the board, threading both zones, moved the throne more centrally. He ran up into my threat and feated catching his whole army. Vayle2 Turn Two I decided to not go in on him baecause I saw no favorable trades with his feat up, I

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Star Wars: Legion – Crates and Statues

Posted on September 24th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Work on the last big piece of terrain for my Jedha-inspired mat has just begun and I finished some small bits and pieces that will be used to fill the board where necessary.Being loosely based on Jedha, the gaming mat had to host at least one piece of …

Star Wars: Legion – Crates and Statues

Posted on September 24th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Work on the last big piece of terrain for my Jedha-inspired mat has just begun and I finished some small bits and pieces that will be used to fill the board where necessary.Being loosely based on Jedha, the gaming mat had to host at least one piece of …

Star Wars: Legion – Imperial Style Shed

Posted on September 17th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

When thinking about sites of Star Wars ground battles, the Battle of Hoth is definitely the first thing that comes to my mind but the infiltration of the Death Star shield generator on Endor is a close second. Wnhile looking for inspiration for Legion …

Star Wars: Legion – X-Wing Terrain Piece

Posted on September 10th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Just finished a quick little project in between: A downed Cavern Angel X-Wing as seen in Rogue One. A picture of the downed X-Wing was one of the first little teasers I saw of this movie and it is the one that I still come to think of, whenever so…

Star Wars Legion: Simple Buildings

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

Having roamed the FFG forums, I found several posts of people without any wargaming experience noting that they felt intimidated by the thought of having to build terrain before being able to play the game. Of course terrain is more or less optional an…

First Star Wars Terrain: McQuarrie Style Rocks

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

With a burning urge to get some Star Wars terrain done but just a handful of pieces of foam board left, I decided to keep it simple and start with the basics of any wargaming table: rocks.Although rocks are pretty generic and can be used in any other t…

How to Store a Gaming Mat

Posted on August 24th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Many people asked if the mat would crack if rolled up. Well, although it’s perfectly possible that this will happen at one point in time, I don’t see it happening soon. The acrylic sealant makes the mat extremely flexible and bonds the paint and sand n…

One Day Build: Jedha Gaming Mat

Posted on August 22nd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

FFG’s announcement of Star Wars: Legion at GenCon got me pretty hyped and I immediately started working on some terrain I originally had intended to use with my West End/Grenadier miniatures. Since I love Rogue One and especially the Jedha set, I…

Venethrax v. Vayl 75pts Assassination Part 2

Posted on September 14th, 2011 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The conclusion to the big 75-point game!

Venethrax v. Vayl 75pts Assassination Part 1

Posted on September 14th, 2011 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Part 1 of a big 75-point battle between Cryx and Legion of Everblight. Our first video batrep, enjoy!

Venethrax and Grotesques

Posted on September 10th, 2011 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Shawn and Jesse have been busy painting today, here’s what they’ve been up to. 

New Legion Paintjob

Posted on August 24th, 2011 under , , , . Posted by

Shawn’s been working on changing up the color scheme of his Legion models. Here’s what the Raek looks like now!