Posts Tagged ‘Scenery’

Terrain is everything – Hail the Omnissiah a new Print & Play building

Posted on September 29th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been a good few months since my last   ‘Print & Play’ terrain template so it was about time I added the wide version of the green marble building. If you’ve made the first beige or black building then it’s exactly the sayellow grid…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle board.

Posted on September 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

And now you can see why there were no teaser pictures for this project. There’s no picture I could take that wouldn’t reveal what this was. Anyway, I was really lucky because I’d been planning to pick one up for a while and then one appeared on eBay, c…

Quick Hint #88

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

Basing is one of those things that can take a lot of time, especially when you are working on a small scale army, such as Gruntz, All Quiet on the Martian Front or Flames of War. A quick way to … Continue reading →

and I’m back…

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


OK, after a period of mojo recovery, I’ve been busy – sadly some of that was a build up, review, tear down kind of busy, but the corrections (note the plural there) were worthwhile.  The bridge slots on nicely and will lead to something I haven’t …

Steampunk House – part 3

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

If you’ve seen the previous two parts (part 1, part 2) of my Steampunk house build you will know that I’ve built the first two floors so far but not added anything that could be considered Steampunky. In this part … Continue reading &…

Battle Systems: No one said anything about a castle!

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

A couple of weeks ago, I posted an entry about the sewer system in the Battle Systems Fantasy Dungeon Kickstarter, and how that had finally tipped me over the edge into backing this project. Well, the Kickstarter project finishes at 8pm on Sunday eveni…

Fimir – Swampy Pools

Posted on September 18th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Mr Saturday

I decided to take a little tiny break from the cult in order to paint up some fimir themed scenery. Partially for my army display board, and partially for the fimir terrain set. I had ordered a pile of these from Wargamma, where they are listed as lava…

Early Medieval Buildings

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

First up I there’s this watch-tower.  I built it for use in the Raiding  a Border Tower scenario in Dux Britanniarum.   The watchtower itself comes from Warbases, but it’s not […]

WWX table, get on the love train!

Posted on September 11th, 2014 under . Posted by

So as part of my 2014 goal I wanted to get a 4×4 wild west board do for WWX/deadmans hand,A while back I picked up a couple of train sets from pound stretcher around Christmas time last year and in the usual wargaming hording fashion they have been sit…

Battle Systems: You had me at “Sewers”

Posted on September 8th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

On Friday I posted about the new Battle Systems Fantasy Dungeon Kickstarter Over the weekend they posted their next Stretch Goal, which was a sewer system upgrade.(Available at £106,000) This looks really good, and is enormously versatile – sewe…

Spotlight on…Battle Systems Fantasy Dungeon Terrain Kickstarter

Posted on September 5th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Last year I backed a Kickstarter project from UK Company Battle Systems to produce a set of high quality card stock modular terrain suitable for Sci-Fi gaming: The result, which was delivered a few weeks ago, was very well produced indeed, and allows y…

Blotz is back

Posted on September 4th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Good news for all you Dropzone players. Blotz is definitely back as their range is showing on their website again and my latest order dropped through my letter box this morning. Also good news is they are now doing ruined … Continue reading →

Quick Hint #85

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

Next time you are out shopping take a look out for shops that sell Dolls Houses. They don’t just sell model furniture and can be a great source of all sorts of accessories suitable for scenery making in a number … Continue reading →

Steampunk House – part 2

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

So welcome to part 2 of my articles showing how to build a steampunk house, if you missed part 1 you can find it here. Since last time I’ve finished off a few details on the ground floor, such as … Continue reading →

Quick Hint #84

Posted on August 27th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

One of the most useful (and cheap) tools that and modeller or painter can have in their box of tricks is a pack of toothpicks. These great little pieces of wood can be used for all manner of things, here … Continue reading →

Steampunk House

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

In this series of articles I’m going to show how I scratch build a period building and then jazz it up to fit in with a Steampunk genre. Luckily where I live there are lots of old buildings from which … Continue reading →

Blowing up the House

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

Hello people,Something of busy week elsewhere has meant that not a lot of hobby-love has come my way with only a couple of games of Boss Monster to keep me going (cue smallest violin in the world).I have however previously finished off a scenery projec…

Terrain is everything – Hail the Omnissiah a new Print & Play building

Posted on August 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been a good few months since my last ‘Print & Play’ terrain template and as the loft conversion is beginning my hobby and blogging exploits will take a back seat. Therefore, to tide you over I thought I’d release a new building skin. This tim…

Unboxing the Battle Systems Kickstarter…Part 1

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

I had a rather heavy box arrive last week, which turned out to be my fulfilled order from the Battle Systems Sci-Fi Terrain Kickstarter Project (it’s amazing just how heavy cardboard can be!) With one thing and another, I didn’t get chance …

My Blood Bowl Stadium All Laid Out

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

Brian Burger

Still loads of things to finish on the project, but after doing the crocodile head logo in the centre of the pitch this evening I just had to lay everything out on the dining room table and see it all … Continue reading

Quick Hint #81

Posted on August 6th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

One of the most boring aspects of making a model building is measuring out standard items like doors and windows. A great way to speed this up is to cut out templates from an offcut of card. Then whenever you … Continue reading →

Bloodbowl Dugout Temple Decoration

Posted on August 6th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Brian Burger

IN the local Bloodbowl league I’m currently involved in, there’s a pair of Lizardman teams, one using the regular GW figures for the team and my crocodile dudes from Impact Miniatures. Our League Commissioner is also playing with an Orc … Continue reading

New Dropzone Buildings

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

Sally 4th have some new 10mm buildings in their range for Dropzone Commander. Sally 4th 10mm Buildings They come pre coloured and Sally 4th also do some 10mm road sections. Personally I think they are overpriced compared to what you … Continue re…


Posted on July 30th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Next up in the scenery campaign, walls – intact and damaged. Pictured with some 15mm Figures – Peter Pig 15mm French.  At 1:100 those walls are a scale 3 meters […]

Armies on Parade board 2014 – Project X continues [just a little bit]

Posted on July 29th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It seems my embryonic Armies on Parade board is worthy of a few extra views. Now if I’m honest I’ve taken far more pictures than I’ll be showing but it doesn’t do to show all my cards at this point. What I will do is show you that the base is now compl…