Posts Tagged ‘Lion Rampant’

Let paint those Shields

Posted on April 25th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Like most people when it comes to painting shield I draw a big blank.  I sit there staring at the shields waiting for a divine bolt of lighting to inspire in painting the shield.  I could be hours before I put paint to the shield.  Well …

Balvin – Dwarven Mage // Krasnoludzki Mag Bitewny

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

Fast painted and slightly converted Reaper’s dwarven mage for Song of Blades and Heroes / Dragon RampantDelikatnie skonwertowany i szybko pomalowany krasnoludzki mag od firmy Reaper Miniatures. Model wykonany z białego bardzo giętkiego plastiku. Ciężko…

Black Knights #1

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

First group of Games Workshop’s Black Knights used in Dragon Rampant and Song of Blade and Heroes.

Bearded Weirdos Week

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

It seems like the theme of my blog this week is dudes with beards. Weird. Not the weirdest thing I’ve ever seen, but not expected. First on deck is my general for the Kharadon Overlord force that is slowly growing on my painting table. This guy is call…

[ENG/PL] Girls from the Lake-town / Dziewczyny z Esgaroth #2 (Unreleased Miniatures)

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

Hello Everyone!I return to miniatures from Unreleased Miniatures and my project Lake-Town today.In the category of Free People described today (according to Unreleased Miniatures), we can assemble up to three completely different sets of Women in …

1244 Mounted Knight uniform, Siege of Jerusalem

Posted on March 7th, 2018 under . Posted by

Amazing details of what a knight wore and carried into battle.1244 mounted knight, Siege of Jerusalem1 Gonfanon – a banner that was used after the Norman conquest and displayed on the end of a spear or flag pole2 Kettle helmet – broad brimmed with lots…

Looking Ahead

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

So I’ve hit a point where I’m super close to finishing up my Heresy Era Imperial Fists and now I’m trying to nail down my next big project. Or projects. Because I can’t just stay focused on one thing apparently. Ugh.Stalker 7 miniatures by Lead Adventu…

Spirit Hosts

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

Games Workshop’s Spirit Host. Nothing to add here:)

[ENG/PL] Sacco di Roma / The Sack of Rome / Złupienie Rzymu (1527)

Posted on February 27th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hello everyone!And invite you to the next dose of less known facts from history plus the first two completely new painted metal Landknechts models, about the history of which I wrote in THIS place.I also think seriously about the use of the soldiers pr…

Mixed Bag 10: Week of Weird

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

This has been an odd hobby week for me. I filled out a 10 man Heavy Support Squad for my 30kImperial Fists and then spent the remainder of my time painting up odd models that have been sitting on my desk lamenting their colorlessness in sullen silence….

Thinking outside the Box?

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

I have been playing around with the KR Multicase storage box that I was given for my birthday, trying to work out a useful way to make the most of the two hundred 25mm x 50mm foam slots it contains. These are designed for 28mm figures, so I did th…

Arkhan the Black

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

Hello The first model presented this year is Arkhan the Black from Gamesworkshop’s Skeleton Horde set. I do not particularly like this sculpture and its theme but so far, I have not had the opportunity to face such a large model and this fact encourage…

[ENG/PL] Landsknecht Dopplesoldiers / Landsknechci – Podwójnożołdacy (Artizan Designs)

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

Good morning!Hello everyone in the bonus entry in the 2017. It’s true that a few days ago I published an annual summary on DwarfCrypt, but the time of the colorful carnival and the read article about Landsknechts inspired me to fine-tune few figures an…

Holiday Reading

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

I thought I’d do some background reading for the Lion Rampant War of the Roses project, so have started with From Wakefield to Towton, as a general introduction to the first phase of the conflict up to 1461. I read quite a few books on this a couple of…

[ENG/PL] Crescent and The Cross: Moors: Berber Spearmen #1 / Berberyjscy włócznicy #1 (Artizan Designs)

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

مرحبا بالجميع!I have not painted anything for my Moors forces for a very long time, and the foursome presented today have spent too much time unpainted on the shelf.So what was it to do? I painted, or more strictly, I finished it, because they already …

Lion Rampant Retinue Commanders

Posted on December 21st, 2017 under . Posted by

I realised that I don’t have any figures suitable as commanders for my Lion Rampant War of the Roses retinue project, so I have bought a single sprue of mounted men at arms from a seller on eBay to fill the gap. I suppose I could have just bought a cou…

Lion Rampant Retinues

Posted on December 20th, 2017 under . Posted by

I found my notes that I compiled when I was planning a War of the Roses retinue for Lion Rampant a couple of years ago. This has given me lots of options for the holiday project to glue together a load of Perry War of the Roses plastic figures for a sm…

Xmas Holiday Project

Posted on December 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

It’s less than a week to my Xmas holidays, so I’ve been planning a little assembly and basing project to take with me to the in laws over in Brittany. I’ve been doing this sort of thing in the summer holidays for a few years and hav…

Xmas Holiday Project

Posted on December 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

It’s less than a week to my Xmas holidays, so I’ve been planning a little assembly and basing project to take with me to the in laws over in Brittany. I’ve been doing this sort of thing in the summer holidays for a few years and hav…

[ENG/PL] Girls from the Lake-town / Dziewczyny z Esgaroth #1 (Unreleased Miniatures)

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

Hello everyone!I came back last time (I can not remember which one!) to read the J.R.R. Tolkien stories, and more broadly to the Silmarillion. I love this atmosphere of struggle between good and evil, from which later writers and game creators drew the…

[ENG/PL] The thing about Centurions / Rzecz o Centurionach (Victrix Ltd Early Imperial Roman Auxiliaries)

Posted on December 6th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

“He had forty-five scars on the body, all at the front, but no one behind”- Plinius, Natural History, 7.101Good morning!It is true that today there was to be another entry related to the Victrix models, however, painting the Auxiliaries kit goes very s…

Dragon Rampant: The Battle of Four Armies

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

As my post Thanksgiving turkey coma subsided, I was able to roll my mashed potato filled carcass to my friend Joe’s place for a four player Dragon Rampant bash. Join me after the jump for the details.I hadn’t played any flavor of Rampant for over a yea…

Dragon Rampant: The Battle of Four Armies

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

As my post Thanksgiving turkey coma subsided, I was able to roll my mashed potato filled carcass to my friend Joe’s place for a four player Dragon Rampant bash. Join me after the jump for the details.I hadn’t played any flavor of Rampant for over a yea…

[ENG/PL] The story of Ná Fianna / Historia wojowników Fianna (Footsore Miniatures Irish Fianna with Axes #1)

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

Good morning!The old-Irish atmosphere will probably be hosted on DwarfCrypt. The main reason for this is the beautiful miniatures I have the pleasure to paint and the extraordinary stories that I read about the Green Island in the early Middle Ages.Tod…

Deep Thoughts: Lion Rampant

Posted on October 21st, 2017 under , . Posted by

Sometimes its nice to play a game that has been sitting on your bookshelf (in this case a virtual one) for a while and you just haven’t had a chance to get around to trying out. Last weekend, my buddy Ron and I dusted off some medieval-type figures and…