Posts Tagged ‘Terrain’

A simple little Orchard

Posted on October 31st, 2014 under . Posted by

Following BLAM last month I promised myself that I would take a break from building and painting for at least four weeks. I so nearly did it but the craving to construct something new and slap some paint on it was just too strong.This enforced absence …

Windmills on my Mind Part 1 – Review and Construction

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

The Pirate Viking

Today we’re looking at something a little different to our normal fare of tiny plastic men. I’m starting to turn my attention to the ground they stand on too. Now, it would be sensible to start with the gaming table, and I am, but something arrived at the weekend that has me waaay to excited to wait.

This post was nearly titled "Round like a Circle in a Spiral" but that was waaaay to oblique.

League of Extraordinary Gamers Blog 2014-10-31 13:13:00

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

The Second Class Elitist received his Kickstarter package from the Secret Weapon Tablescapes kickstarter, and treats us to a video unboxing of it.

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 …

Barry’s little Scanian War project part 4 SNO’ FAIR

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

Swedish field gun and crew… not a common sight!OK so perhaps I have taken this too far but I really enjoyed making snow for the ‘Lund’ period bases in the Scanian War project. For those non British-Scots (I think that’s what we are now or is is Scoto…

Big Box Terrain- Angry Mojo Games

Posted on October 28th, 2014 under , . Posted by

So I found and backed this kickstarter (my first one).Big Box Terrain by Angry Mojo GamesTHAT IS A TON OF STUFF FOR $50It is a pretty awesome concept- a whole table’s worth of terrain for $50 MSRP. The key is laser cut MDF board, which is pretty solid …

Get the most out of your bits!

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

Over the past few years miniature companies have been releasing more and more historical miniatures in plastic.  These plastics have helped mitigate rising figure costs and allow for the customization of figures with different weapons, head-gear and a…

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…

Another Building…

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

This time in 15mm. I was playing around with this prior to starting the derelict project. I was thinking then that this was a nice idea. This is another project that will have to be stopped as lack of toys has stopped play.  I wanted something to …

Square bashing

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

I fled my wife’s book club and visited Bruce for some Square Bashing. This was a late WW1 Canadian attack against a German position. My plan was to try and move up the centre and right of the board to grab the three objectives (poker chips) while feint…

Crescent Root’s New Pre-Painted Desert Building Line

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

Long time readers of WWPD will know that I am a huge fan of the Crescent Root buildings. The bulk of my collection is CR's excellent pre-painted buildings and scenery. Just check out our previous reviews of Crescent Root stuff if you need reminding…

The Derelict Is Looking Worse

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

Well the derelict is moving on, slowly. Time has been a bit short, but I have had some time today to sit in front of the work bench. I am kind of kicking myself at the moment as I have started a project that I know that I can’t finish right now. The ou…

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…

Terrain Project: Autumn in Ithillian Hills

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

I have been working on a few other projects lately, but there are still a few items I want to do for my Autumn in Ithillian terrain project.  Today I have a couple of terrain pieces that were very quick to do because they are just adaptations of c…

Plast Craft Games to produce Malifaux Terrain

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

So, this one came a little bit out of the blue, but is certainly not unwelcome news:  Plast Craft Games has been contracted by Wyrd Miniatures to produce terrain specifically for Malifaux.Wyrd has made no secret of the fact that even though they h…

Rocky Escarpments part 4

Posted on October 20th, 2014 under . Posted by

Hi FolksThanks for following this post. Its been a week now since BLAM finished and what with work, a new regime of fitness training the posts have been a bit thin on the ground.On the good side..well we did  manage one game last we…

Desert Hazards

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

Continuing my slow buildup of goodies for North Afrika, I picked up the “Desert Hazards” Battlefield in a Box set this week, and very impressed I am too.  In it are four pre-painted wrecked vehicles – a PzIII, a Crusader, a M13/40 and a bogge…

Rogers’ Hobby Desk – Episode 112

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

Here’s a look at what I’ve been up to, as described in episode 112 of Point Hammered.Mostly been working on Junkboyz!The colors on the new guys ended up a little ‘cooler’ than these ones I did last time.Having a blast working on these cactuses (cactusi…

More work on my Roman Watch Tower

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

I received my plastic tiles in the mail. They are just what I was looking for. The tiles come in a big flat sheet. I cut them to size and glued it down today. This terrain project is starting to come together. There is still plenty to do. Especia…

Stone House // Kamienny Dom

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

We have just returned from Hussar 2014. As always we bought some new stuff despite we promise ourselves not to buy anything before we finish what we already had started :D   Soon we will publish our relation from that event but now we present our n…

The New Table

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

 Finally completed and played a game on the new table, a generic crossroads with a dirt road, I designed it for Bolt Action, but changing the terrain easily makes it usable for lots of other games.Aaron Germans roasted me last night in the Demolit…

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 …

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…