Posts Tagged ‘Reviews’

My Thoughts on Shadespire by Games Workshop (Review)

Posted on February 22nd, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire is a very big departure from what I’ve played. Really, the only games I’ve played for tabletop has been Warhammer 40K and Blood Bowl. I suppose Shadespire is like Blood Bowl in that it’s far more a board game than tabl…

Review & Unboxing: Malifaux Hamelin Warhaim FS: Szczurołap

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Although I’m not going to the Warheim Fantasy Skirmish tournament in March (here and here you can find reports from the previous ones), today I invite you to the review and unboxing of probably the best Rat-catcher miniature for this sys…

Review: Campaign: Market Garden for Bolt Action

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

This is a book I looked forward to reading ever since I saw it first announced by Osrpey Games and Warlord Games!
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Review: Citadel Munitorum Varnish

Posted on February 18th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Protecting your precious paint jobs is important. Even with just a moderate amount of handling, paint rubs off the edges easily. Thus, varnishing is essential. It’s surprising that it took Games Workshop so long to come up with a successor for their Purity Seal spray varnish.  Munitorum Varnish is supposed to have “a semi-matt or satin finish that is very much like the natural sheen of the paint itself” – let’s see whether it lives up to its promise.
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A Review 2-for-1: Secret Weapon Miniatures Acrylics & Asian Garden Bases

Posted on February 18th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

I really like basing. That’s probably easy to tell from the previous post I wrote…all about basing. For my Talons of the Emperor force for 30K (and 40K if I can cajole […]

Garfy’s Get-a-Grip MKII Painting Handle

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

Garfy’s Get-a-Grip is back and it’s better than ever! Video Demo and details after the jump. 

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Chaos Defiler Review for 8th Edition

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

Ah, the Defiler. You want to love it – it’s a big giant spidery daemon. However, in the past this poor thing has had its share of problems. It was too expensive, and had such a mixed role that you weren’t even sure what you should be doing with it. Now…

Review and Tutorial: Sloop by Firelock Games (Blood & Plunder)

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

In this article, we Review the Sloop for Blood and Plunder (by Firelock Games) and provide a Tutorial on how
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Widgets and Wonders Ep 106 – Double-Sided Gaming Mats from Hot Dice Miniatures

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

  Travis from Hot Dice Miniatures has sent along his three new 6×4′ double-sided Neoprene gaming mats for you to check out. For all you fellow Canadian Gamers this gives you a mat option without Customs and Duties! Check below for links to… Hot Dice on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HotDiceMiniatures/ Hot Dice Gaming Mats: https://www.hotdiceminiatures.com/ Advertisements

Frontline Gaming Mat Review

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

Before going into detail, I want to clarify that I am in no way getting reimbursed for this Frontline Gaming mat review. Everything stated further is my true opinion unswayed by any undue compensation. Frontline Gaming Mats A few weeks ago I became the…

RDTN Episode 137: Castell, Pulsar 2849, and Being Swaggled

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

We spend a good portion of this episode discussing the new game Castell from Renegade Games. While what you do on your turn is simple, the complexity is driven from […]

Escape the Dark Castle Review

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

In our Escape the Dark Castle review, we take a look at a cooperative adventure card game in which you’re trying to survive and escape an evil castle.
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Wreck Age 2nd Edition by Hyacinth Games (Initial Thoughts)

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

Today (February 5, 2018) marks the release date of the 2nd Edition of Wreck Age. Matt Sears from Hyacinth Games
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Widgets and Wonders Ep 105 – Pre-Painted Dungeon Walls from Urban Matz!

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

  UrbanMatz has got some new pre-painted terrain for you to check out! This modular 40 piece resin wall system lets you build Dungeon terrain for all your Role-Playing and Wargaming needs! Check them out HERE: https://www.urbanmatz.com/p/287/dungeon-walls-40pcs Advertisements

GMG Reviews – Battletome: Legions of Nagash

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

  The latest Battletome for Warhammer: Age of Simgar brings together the forces of the Grand Alliance of Death under a banner of their Supreme Lord: Nagash. Join me as I run through 8 big highlights of the book that I’ve picked out reading through it. Thanks to Games Workshop for sending this along for […]

GMG Review and Battle Report – Malign Portents – Maggotkin vs. Stormcast

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

  The Malign Portents have begun. Next week Games Workshop releases its next Worldwide Campaign book moving forward the timeline of the Mortal Realms and giving you the ability to play games in the realm of Shyish and add Harbingers and Malign Portents to your Narrative, Skirmish, Open or Matched Play games! Thanks to Games […]

Review: KR Backpack2

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

Every year I try to travel to one, and preferably several, events and I’m confronted with a perennial problem when I do: actually transporting my stuff. I live in a […]

Under New Management: Reviewing the LVO Team Narrative

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

Despite writing a lot about competitive 40K, I’m a narrative player at heart. For me, 40K is about telling cool stories with neat models, and competitive gaming is a little […]

Review & Unboxing: Stormcast Eternals Gryph-Hounds

Posted on January 31st, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

The beginning of the year is always hard for me when it comes to having enough time for the hobby, but I’m really trying to paint at least a little everyday, so I will soon post something better on the blog. Today I made a review and unboxing of reall…

Citadel Painting Handle

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

End of the year is always time for terrain and hobby supplies at Games Workshop, so around Christmas we got a new painting handle by Citadel. There are a couple of different approachs to this topic. Beside the basic not using a miniature holder, there are a few non-commercial / non-professional ways, like using caps, […]

Widgets and Wonders Ep 104 – Full Colour Sci-Fi Terrain by Tinker House Games

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

  Tinker House Games is putting into production their new line of full-colour die-cut Cardstock Terrain. If you’re a fan of card terrain systems like Battlesystems or WorldWorks terrain this should be right up your alley! Check them out on Facebook HERE: https://www.facebook.com/tinkerturfterrain/ Check out the crowdfund HERE: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/tinkerhousegames/tinkerturf-full-color-wargaming-terrain Advertisements

RDTN Episode 136: Hunt for the Ring, Heaven & Ale, Muse, Finished!, and Lotus

Posted on January 23rd, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

One of the first games that I introduced my family and friends to was Nuns on the Run. One of the draws of that game is the number of people […]

Unlock! Escape Room Card Game Review

Posted on January 22nd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Unlock! review, we take a look at a popular series of cooperative escape room games in which you need to solve puzzles and find a way to escape!
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MDF Terrain Review: City Walls by XOLK (28mm)

Posted on January 22nd, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

This post is a Terrain Review of the Low City Walls MDF Kit by XOLK. Disclaimer: XOLK sent this product to
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Warzone Studio Review – 6 x 4ft – Sector B-12 – Warhammer 40K Blog

Posted on January 18th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Welcome back me! To get started I have a review of the fantastic Sector B-12 Gaming Mat from Warzone Studio. So lets get started on 2018’s hobby with this Warzone Studio Review. It’s been a while since my last post, months in fact. Mainly d…