Posts Tagged ‘Scenery’

Wild west Table complete, All aboard!

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under . Posted by

Part of the 2014 goal was to get a wild west table for wild west exodus and dead mans hand, well after some multi purpose useage of terrain I’ve finished the final bits and its ready to go!So what was the final part, well I’d done the track and the sta…

Enough for a ship’s peanut?

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under . Posted by

I posted earlier in the week about the start of the scenery building project for our new games room chez Luff. Last night, we finished phase 1, which was making trees – or more accurately, basing trees that I already had. We started with a box of…

Terrain is everything – ‘Tis the season to pick up your trees

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

A few years ago I picked up a bag of model trees from Dobbies, our local garden centre [and craft shop]. They only have them in the run up to Christmas as they’re for making your own Christmas scene with miniature revelers and holiday nik-naks. In…

DC / Batman Review: Wayne and Queen Containers and Boxes

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

For this review I’m am going to look at something a little different.The first products for Knight Models new Gotham Sceneography MDF terrain range.The two initial releases are Queen and Wayne shipping Containers and Boxes.For those that don’t know the…

Terrain building underway…

Posted on November 19th, 2014 under . Posted by

Following the news I posted a couple of weeks ago about our new purpose-built gaming table, courtesy of Mr. Luff, we are now going through the process of ensuring we have enough terrain for our various games (In three scales, 6mm, 15mm & 28mm). It …

Mud, Mud, Glorious Mud

Posted on November 16th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

I was recently asked by a friend how to made a wet mud style base for his Bolt Action figures and it occurred to me that basing is not something I’ve really covered in the past. So to answer my … Continue reading →

This spuds for you

Posted on November 13th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

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I ordered some terrain a few months ago from the newly discovered Mini Monsters and true to my nature as somewhat susceptible to impulse buys, I added a few small packs to my order that I might not have really needed. I’m always keen to try out a …

New Marvel + DC Mini Releases – Lobo, Thanos, Black Canary and More!

Posted on November 11th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Knight Models have just posted up the November releases for their 35mm Marvel and DC ranges.They are stunning! All of the DC characters this month can be used in the Batman Minis Game.First up is the Main Man Lobo! This intergalactic bounty hunter…

If you build it, he will game…

Posted on November 10th, 2014 under , . Posted by

My long-suffering regular gaming opponent; Dave Luff (soon to be heard on episode 136 of the podcast…) has recently been redesigning his house, and what was the lounge has now become a gaming room. Now, what every gaming room needs is a wargames …

Kickstarter from Antenocitis Workshop – suitably teased!

Posted on November 10th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Jed Norton of Antenocitis Workshop tweeted a teaser today for their Kickstarter campaign which is due to launch on the 17th November; the Kickstarter intro video: This looks fantastic! Plus you get a very interesting glimpse of a modellers workshop&#8…

City Board WIP Update

Posted on November 10th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I have been playing around a little more with my city gaming board. Adding all sort of bits.It’s going to take a fair bit of work to finish off and may change quite a bit yet but I thought it was about time for an update. Models, crates, containers, se…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – We can rebuild it!

Posted on November 3rd, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

What we have here is the first ‘real’ step to the restoration of Ferron Proxima. The shadow wash solved the Polyvine problem but here we see the true colours shining through. The bottom board has had it’s coat of Vermillion craft acrylic. I was slightl…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – 50 Shades of Red Oxide

Posted on October 31st, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Happy Hallowe’en! Dry your eyes and lets fix this mother! On with the shadow wash. You can see there is still some evidence of the Polyvine [the whiteish streaks towards the top of the board] but overall I’d say it’s been reduced by 80%Once again this …

Martian Trenchworks

Posted on October 25th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Just recently I’ve been spending an increasing amount of my time painting and playing All Quiet on the Martian Front (great game, see my review). This is a great game and pits the brave Humans against the Martian invaders in … Continue read…

Review – Batman Game Lamp Posts, Sewers and Objectives

Posted on October 25th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

For this Knight Models review I’m going to take a look at something a little different. Lamp Posts, Sewers and Objectives. All of these are used in the game rules and these packs are physical representations so you don’t have to just use counters or ma…

Deadzone – Starter set painted

Posted on October 24th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Fellow readers, finally I managed to paint a whole starter set, though the scenery was taken from the set at Battlefield Bangkok. The painting process in total was a little pain, fighting against troubleshooting as the colour dried with 40°C almost im…

Malifaux Scenery

Posted on October 23rd, 2014 under . Posted by

Plast Craft have released some sneak peaks at some of the scenery they are currently producing for Malifaux and it looks great! Most of the scenery they produce is made from foamed PVC sheets that is both lightweight, durable and not too costly on the wallet. They have made terrain for Infinity, Carnevale and Kensei previously as […]

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Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – The following post has scenes of a graphic nature

Posted on October 22nd, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

 So here’s what Polyvine does to Realm of Battle Boards. You can actually see in some areas it’s OKBut in others it’s just frosted/dusted and there’s no explanation of why some areas dried ‘dead flat’ and some areas just flat wrong!This tile isn’t…

Steampunk House – Part 5

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

So my making of series draws to a close with a few last details (click these links for previous articles: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4). I’m not going to go into every last bit of the model … Continue reading →

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – Dem Bones

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

 PLEASE NOTE: These pictures do not represent the boards current state, it has since been ruined by Polyvine floor varnish and taken back to shadow wash stage. Like I said I took this picture and the colours just blew me away, this had to have a p…

Deadpool, Batgirl and Black Mask Join new Knight Models Marvel + DC Releases

Posted on October 16th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

 Knight Models have just posted up the new 35mm Marvel and DC releases. And they are STUNNING!First up is the one mini I have been waiting for. Not only since I found out about the Marvel range, but for years. DEADPOOL!!!!!!!!!!!!Wade Wislon (not …

Impudent Mortal Sci Fi Terrain

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under . Posted by

For today’s Terrain Highlight I thought we could have a look at Impudent Mortal‘s impressive Sci Fi scenery range. The guys over at Impudent Mortal have put together a whole host of laser cut MDF scenery for both 10mm, 15mm and 28mm game systems at a very reasonable price, especially for the level of complexity […]

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Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – Man I got a Boner[white]

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

PLEASE NOTE: These pictures do not represent the boards current state, it has since been ruined by Polyvine floor varnish and taken back to shadow wash stage. The original plan was to include the skull pit elements in this post but the pictures came ou…

Batman Miniatures Game Scenery Preview – Wayne and Queen Boxes and Containers

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another new (and somewhat unexpected) preview has hit our inbox from the guys at Knight Models.The start of their Gotham Scenography range of terrain and buildings.We know the Arkham Asylum building is on the way soon, but the first releases will be th…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – Praise be to the Emperor!

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick update in that last night I applied a new shadow wash and it has covered up most of the frosting, so I won’t have to go back to square one, just square two. Obviously my blog posts are all out of whack now and I didn’t take a picture but c…