Posts Tagged ‘Terrain’

Gunter’s video of LoA Waterloo 2015 + Blog links

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

My own 2nd DragoonsATTENTION: LOADS OF GOOD LINKS ALL OVER THIS POST!As a ‘non-Facebooker’ I often miss bits and pieces of hobby stuff. This particular 2+ minutes of video footage was taken by Germanicus at our 2015 re-fight of Waterloo in Derby.Adrian…

Micro Art Studios Brick Walls

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

Micro Art Studio has widened their range of mostly bases and licensed Infinity terrain to more “franchises” and settings. Some of them belong to Wolsung or grim dark sci-fi settings, others are for historical games. I did show you some items from the g…

Paint Table Saturday 241 – Necromunda terrain

Posted on June 16th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Hi All,Not much to report on the actual hobby front. I haven’t gotten back into a groove since returning from vacation. So the hobby has fallen on the back burner a tad.I did manage to get all the Bulkheads, Doors and barricades from the new Necromunda…

Lions Rampant and some cultists

Posted on June 16th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Bruce was back in town so I swung by Tuesday night for a quick game. Bruce hauled out some 15mm Lions Rampant and ran a scenario I hadn’t played. The Sheriff of Nottingham had lured Robin Hood into a trap. Robin set up on the far side of the table…

Pegasus Hobbies Russian Houses 7703 + 7704

Posted on June 16th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Pegasus Hobbies is an American model kit company that offers quite a broad selection of kits in different scales. Some of them are marketed as 1/72 scale, others as 28mm. For this unboxing and build review I bought these kits a while back online. They …

Star System Radar Map

Posted on June 13th, 2018 under , . Posted by

In my never ending quest to upgrade my BattleTech gaming experience I’ve gone ahead and made a SSRM board using a quad fold game board at The Game Crafter. I’m really impressed with how it came out and will be super excited to see it in action during a future game using the ACS combat […]

Start: the dungeon of Sagra-Bayar

Posted on June 13th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The modular dungeon of Sagra-Bayar, that is.   Completed the latest round of glass work this weekend and allowed the hobby to take over one of my shop tables for a couple days. Now this idea had been bouncing around my head for a while: 3D dungeon tiles using faux-stone vinyl tiles. Seemed like a … Continue reading “Start: the dungeon of Sagra-Bayar”

More Progress on Khartoum

Posted on June 12th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Good Evening FolksI was fortunate to have a few free hours at the weekend to crack on with the Khartoum build, and I think it is coming along nicely.Previous post herehttp://shedwars.blogspot.com/2018/06/colonial-wars-khartoum-starts-to-take.htmlAll th…

Scenery Workbench and Workspace

Posted on June 10th, 2018 under , . Posted by

 The other half of the newly “reclaimed” 8×8 ft storeroom will be used as a scenery workbench.  The actual workbench is 5 ft by 3 feet which will provide plenty of room for just about any scenery project – from basing to 2×4 ft terrain panels…

Free Frostgrave Terrain (and other Resources)

Posted on June 10th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Earlier this week, I let readers know about an excellent sale of Paper Models by Dave Graffam Models. Over on
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Detailing The Tower

Posted on June 9th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

In the last mountain of MDF I cut at Products For Wargamers, was various detail components for the Industrial Office Tower. I had a lot of fun making a large extractor fan, the plan being to build it up so it had a nice raised and stepped edge. A more simple piece was this boxy … Continue reading Detailing The Tower

Rocky Desert Hills for Wargames Tutorial Part 2

Posted on June 8th, 2018 under . Posted by

Some intergalactic pilgrims wind their way through the finished hills.In part 1 of this tutorial I documented the construction of my rocky hills. In part 2, I’ll cover painting and detailing these arid lumps of weathered, igneous stone.MaterialsYou can…

PWork Wargames Industrial Ruins Mat Review

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

I’ve started getting a real sweet-tooth for wargaming mats. They make your surface just so much more desirable to play on. The immersion isn’t going […]

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Sectional Terrain Storage

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

 As I recover from my little health drama, the wife and I have been doing a little clean out of the stuff (ok, crap) we’ve accumulated over the years.  It’s a depressingly large tally and has almost filled the full sized dumpster I rented. &n…

Sale: Dave Graffam Models – Paper Terrain

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

One of the many things that I like to do is keep a watch on the miniatures market. One thing
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MUSHROOMS!

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

A mushroom, or toadstool, is the fleshy, spore-bearing fruiting body of a fungus, typically produced above ground on soil or on its food source. As a survival resource in the wild, normal mushrooms are much like cabbage in that they are a fat-burning f…

Whats On The Table?

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

The painting of the GR-75 transporter is proceeding slowly, it is actually very hard to hold in one hand when painting. I have also built two towers with an interconnecting landing platform but the transporter looks a bit big for it. Of course I could always design a larger landing platform. Advertisements

Building a Cthulhu Shrine

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

I’ve been trying to finish up some of those projects that seem to have been started years ago but never completed. With that goal in mind, I’ve finally finished this quick project, a Shrine to Cthulhu.The base was included with the Rackham Confrontatio…

UK Games Expo Roundup – Day 3

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

The weather and the walking are starting to take their toll on me at UKGE. My feet ache, my body feels like it’s on fire, […]

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MDF Mountain

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

Following a visit to my laser cutting friend, I have an MDF mountain to deal with. This lot is the second version of another industrial tower I am working on, it is compatible with the Pringle tower, but is a variable height. Advertisements

Colonial Wars – Khartoum starts to take shape

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

Six months ago I was in the middle of painting my forces for the Sudan Campaign and rather foolishly I stated that I wanted to build Khartoum – I even made a start on the walls. You can read about it here…Khartoum buildSo six months on and a fair bit…

Rocky Desert Hills for Wargames Tutorial Part 1

Posted on June 3rd, 2018 under . Posted by

Some Star Wars rebels take a watchful position from atop my desert terrain.With Star Wars Legion in full swing at our local comic shop, I decided to put together some rocky desert terrain for our stormtroopers and rebels to battle over. To fit the sci-…

Laser Cut City Scape

Posted on May 31st, 2018 under . Posted by

I’m always looking for ways to improve my map based BattleTech experience.  Within the last year The Game Crafter, a print on demand board game manufacturer, has allowed customers to create their own custom laser cut chipboard.  One of the first things I thought about was 3D buildings.  After three iterations, here is what I’ve come […]

Warlord Games Stone Bridge

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

Before the Coastal Defense by Warlord Games is released in the next month, I’d like to present the Stone Bridge. It is part of the cooperation of Warlord Games and Italeri and added to the Bolt Action plastic terrain range. Warlord Games sets the price…

KublaCon 2018 Report

Posted on May 30th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I’ve returned from another KublaCon.  This is the bay area’s largest gaming convention by far – and it was nice to see a marked expansion in attendance – up by several hundred people I’m told.  While still not massive, the convention is now p…