Posts Tagged ‘Terrain’

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…

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…

A New Post Apocalypse

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

I have had an idea in my head for a while. I watched a film about seven years ago called Origins: Spirits of the Past. I don’t mind a bit of anime as long as there are not too many tentacles. I saw it on a monitor in a Virgin Superstore which should da…

Paper Terrain – Wargaming Recon #124

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

Paper Terrain Too often paper terrain is overlooked in favor of buildings made of resin, plastic, MDF, or polystyrene. We explain the pros and cons of paper terrain. Then we recommend a few paper terrain resources. Pros Affordable or FREE Easy to build…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Frost me I’m an idiot!

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

With the last of the nice weather I thought I’d intersperse DiY duties with coating my Realm of Battle boards with my brothers dodgy floor varnish. You’ll see a couple of upcoming posts that revel in just how pleased I was with how this was going but b…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – the highlight of my day

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

When you left me last I was debating just how cool my Realm of Battle Board was without any further highlights… well I think the first picture alone illustrates just how much they add. It’s far from perfect and I know I foolishly rushed it in some pl…

Zuzzy Layout

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

Harold from Clear Horizon has painted up a Zuzzy mat for Gruntz and I think it looks excellent. Very handy to be able to deploy a quick layout and drop on terrain with a good looking base mat. A quick photo of the layout here showing some drop on …

6mm Terrain: Wire Fencing

Posted on October 9th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

The latest addition to my WWII Libyan airfield is some perimeter fencing. By 1942 the LRDG and SAS had launched so many successful raids behind enemy lines that axis forces were forced to commit resources to defending potential targets. While this made…

Warbases Wednesday #31 – Beyond the casualty marker

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

Sometimes the simple designs are a real game changer and while I was at Derby this weekend Martin revealed a small project he had been working on involving the highly popular casualty markers. This was a winner in my book and something that I just had …

Birthdays and other stuff

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

Well my birthday has come and gone, but the sale is extended till Saturday at midnight. I have an interesting weekend planned. My wife is going to North Carolina for the weekend for some scrapbook retreat. My son and I are to accompany her. The surp…

Terrain Project: Red Planet – Bridges

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

Hello again readers.  Today I have another entry in my Red Planet terrain project.  I have several bridges today, both for vehicles and foot bridges. The first one is the Pegasus Hobbies Technobridge, a sturdy bridge that is easily wide enoug…

Product Review: Battlefront’s Trenchline System

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

By Mitch ReedWhat is a battle in the Great War without a trenchline?  Along with the release of  Battlefronts new Great War line came the Trenchline System that not only adds to the visual realism of your game, but also plays a key role in some of th…