Posts Tagged ‘Reviews’

Rogue Stars Official Miniatures. Scale Comps and Review

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

North Star Rogue Stars Official FiguresOsprey’s Rogue Stars has been out since December and following its fan Facebook page and thread over at the Lead Adventure Forum (LAF) the seems to generate a decent initial interest and modest following. Nothing …

Review: The Masters Brush Cleaner and Preserver

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

Here on Tale of Painters we have produced lots of tutorials explaining how to paint your miniatures, but we’ve never explained how to clean and look after your brushes. In this review I explain what brush cleaner and preserver is and I’ll give you the do’s and don’ts when it comes to looking after your brushes. Check it out after the jump. 

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Frostgrave Barbarians

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

The latest supplement for Frostgrave was once again financed by Nickstarter, Northstar’s own crowdfunding solution, and brought along with the “Forgotten Pacts” expansion a brand new box of plastic miniatures. This set of multi-part barbarians will be covered in this review. Inside the kit, that is offered at a price of 20 GBP, you’ll find […]

EZ-Mode Miniature Photography? Reviewing the Tablewar Macromat

Posted on February 19th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Miniatures gaming is an inherently visual hobby – if it wasn’t we could all play hex-and-counter games on the piles of money we’d save not buying miniatures. And with that […]

Pandemic Legacy Review

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

In our spoiler-free Pandemic Legacy review, we take a look at a cooperative game that happens to be the top-rated board game in existence!
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Imperial Agents: A Postmortem

Posted on February 14th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Games Workshop has been hitting it out of the park on a pretty regular basis recently – with one notable exception. The Imperial Agents book, rather than being met with the […]

Star Wars BB-8 & R2-D2 – Bandai 1/12 Scale Model Kit [Unboxing and Pre-Assembly Review]

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

Known for its impressive details, the Bandai Star Wars product line did not disappoint in this regard when producing the BB-8 and R2-D2 model kits. Strangely enough, despite being a fan since the very beginning I’ve never owned any of collectible of th…

Cigar Box Battle Mat Review: Wargaming Recon #176

Posted on February 12th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

In this episode we crack open a box of ol’ stogies and see what lies within!  Alex and Jonathan review Cigar Box Battle Mats! The longest-running tabletop wargaming podcast on the planet Mats Being Reviewed Field of Battle #406 PLUSH sized 4x6ft plus Cost = $69 for standard version.  $74 for… Read More»

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Iterate and Improve: Reviewing the LVO Team Narrative Event Year 2

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

As we have established, I do not belong in competitive play. It’s just not my jam. Fun to number crunch and think about, yes. Which is why, for the past three […]

Review & Unboxing: MiniArt European Cart

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

European Cart MiniArt unboxing
Wood Elves cart conversion with deers Warheim

I bought and converted this European Cart from MiniArt for Warheim Fantasy Skirmish “Escape from the Middle Mountains”, where I used it as a coach for my Wood Elves from Athel Loren. Below is my cart review and unboxing =)

European Cart od MiniArt kupiłem i skonwertowałem, by móc wziąć udział w turnieju Warheim Fantasy Skirmish “Ucieczka z Gór Środkowych”, gdzie używałem go jako powozu dla moich Leśnych Elfów z Athel Loren. Zapraszam do recenzji i unboxingu poniżej =)

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Commissioned Board Game Review

Posted on February 9th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Commissioned board game review, we take a look at one of the only Christian-themed cooperative games on the market today.
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Apocalypse World 2nd Edition Book Review

Posted on February 8th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Apocalypse World was my very first attempt at running an RPG. Prior to Apocalypse World my only RPG experience was a few months playing Dungeons […]

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Widgets and Wonders Ep 62 – NEW NeoPrene Gaming Mat from GameMat.eu

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

Review – Web Resources, Voroshilov Academy Lectures

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

The Voroshilov Academy lectures cover a range of material presented at the Soviet General Staff academy during the 1970s.  The Content was translated in the late 80’s from the Notes of an Afghan Army Colonel who attended the academy. &nb…

Rubicon Models – StuG III Ausf. G

Posted on February 1st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

After covering the Maus and some Sci-Fi reviews, it is time to come back to “regular” tanks, like the StuG III. I covered the Warlord / Italeri one last november, and now I want to share the counterpart by Rubicon Models. The Sturmgeschütz III Ausführung G, SdKfz 142, is an assault gun based upon the […]

RDTN Episode 111: The Castles of Burgundy The Card Game, Flying Squirrels and Our Awesome Wives

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

It was over 100 episodes ago when our wives joined us on RDTN. It only took four years for them to forget about that experience and join us again beyond […]

Bomb Squad Board Game Review

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

In our Bomb Squad board game review, we take a look at a real-time cooperative game in which you and your teammates try to disarm bombs!
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Bolt Action PzKpfw VIII Maus

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

On friday, January 20th, Warlord Games offered a limited access to the first 35 Maus tanks for Bolt Action and Konflikt 47. I was lucky enoug to get one, as the tanks were quickly sold out. But do not despair, they will be available from mid / late february again in higher numbers. Ordered on […]

Best Play Recommends: Above and Below

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

TL;DR What: A unique choose-your-own-adventure game of village building and exploration Players: 2-4 Time: 60-90 minutes People: For those that love silly voices and a good story Available: On Amazon here The Gist Why we recommend it When Tales of the Arabian Nights first came out, it looked like it might open a new door for board game designers, with […]

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Adeptus Mechanicus – Tech-Priest Dominus

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

To stay with the Mechanicus topic, this review covers the Tech-Priest Dominus by Games Workshop, usable for Skitarii and Cult Mechanicus in Warhammer 40.000. The miniature itself is available in two ways, as a single clamshell blister for 29 EUR / 22 GBP, or as part of the Start-Collecting Adeptus Mechanicus Bundle for 65 EUR […]

Review: Gamemat.eu Game Mat

Posted on January 26th, 2017 under . Posted by

When I started playing 40K the default gaming surface to play on has gone from a big piece of felt or a table with enough gravel flock to scour your knuckles. […]

Battle Report – Warmachine Mk III – A Whole New War Ep 09 – NEW MENOTH

Posted on January 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Star Trek Panic Review

Posted on January 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Star Trek Panic review, we take a look at a cooperative tower defense game based on the very popular Star Trek TV series.
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Relacja z turnieju Warheim Fantasy Skirmish – Ucieczka z Gór Środkowych Warheim Fantasy Skirmish – tournament review

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

English version soon =)

W sobotę 21 stycznia 2017 roku wziąłem udział w turnieju Warheim Fantasy Skirmish – Ucieczka z Gór Środkowych w Katowicach w klubie Szybki Szpil w Innym Wymiarze. To był mój pierwszy poważny turniej i…

Triumvirate of the Imperium – Belisarius Cawl

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

To continue with the Triumvirate of the Imperium, the next miniature that I’ll be taking care of is the Archmagos Dominus Belisarius Cawl. My take on Inquisitor Greyfax can be found here. Games Workshop released the box last week at a price of 65 EUR / 50 GBP. As I already wrote about the box, […]