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Epic : Armageddon – Imperator Titan + AMTL painted

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

Finally my efforts paid off. Despite the little accident with break fluid and my resin titans, that almost dissolved my whole Titan Legion, if I had not recognised it in time, the final results after painting please me a lot. There were some minor issu…

The new Mantic Podcast has crash landed now!!!

Posted on November 26th, 2014 under . Posted by

The new Mantic Podcast is available for your listening pleasure now! In this episode of the podcast Chris and myself will be talking about upcoming releases that will be available over the next few months, as well as answering quesions that you guys posted on Facebook. Let us know what you guys think about the […]

1500 point Panzerkompanie

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

I am going to slide up to the Dice Dojo today to try to get a game of Flames of War in.  Its been forever since I’ve run a Panzer company, and I wanted something quick and robust after several games with US infantry and Soviet Tankovy.  This li…

Epic : Armageddon – stripping Titan Legion

Posted on November 14th, 2014 under . Posted by

Hey mates, finally back to good old Europe I am going to strip my Titan Legion off the annoying pink-ish colour scheme, redo all the bases and give them a proper painting. Two years ago, when I started playing Epic, a whole bunch of titans found their …

Twas the Month before Christmas

Posted on November 9th, 2014 under . Posted by

So Christmas is fast approaching and if your household there is now a moratorium on buying gaming stuff, apparently people want to know what to get me and giving money is frowned upon (hopefully at least one Kickstarter will arrive … Continue rea…

Nice 28mm WW2 miniature resource page

Posted on November 6th, 2014 under . Posted by

This is a really nice 28mm WW2 figure resource page. Between this and my older Eastern Front gaming resource page, this should give any gamer of the genre a comprehensive guide to collecting figures for this aspect of the hobby.
http://28mmreview.blogs…

Starting with Epic: Armageddon has never been easier!

Posted on November 6th, 2014 under . Posted by

As part of my overall refresh of my Blog I also did a compact summary of how to get into Epic:Armageddon. On just a single short page you get a neat overview about where to get the rules, army builder and all miniatures currently available to build up …

Hi, My name is Matt, and I’m an addict.

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

Hey there all.  My name is Matt Griffin and I eat, sleep, and breathe Warhammer.  This is my first time posting on the site, so I figured I’d give a quick bio so you know whose talking at you.  So…

Fortunata Video Review

Posted on November 2nd, 2014 under . Posted by

Each player starts the game with a Mouse and a Bee plus an equal share of the sixteen unique characters. Each character has a unique power which is defined on its card.
Pieces start off the board and are brought onto the board as the game progresses. …

Dust Tactics Video Review (Miniatures Games)

Posted on October 31st, 2014 under . Posted by

Get ready to fight the war anew! The Dust Tactics: Revised Core Set is the perfect introduction for new players or a great expansion for veterans. It includes all new, never-before-released miniatures exclusive to this Core Set, an updated and compreh…

Gemana – new artwork, more fluff

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

New week, new artwork and the next passage of the background fluff translated. Todays artwork features some Asteroids and Spaceships. In detail a Lunar-Class cruiser in the foreground and several Dominator class cruisers closer towards Thabun and it&#8…

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…

GEMANA – BACKGROUND FLUFF TRANSLATED PT. 2

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

Today I made my first steps into digital art. To try out some blending techniques etc. I decided to create a space scenery out of scratch, in order to avoid photos of foreign sources on my blog in the future. Long story short: After multiple crashes I …

Gemana – background fluff translated pt. 1

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

Hey guys, the first part of my background fluff translation is done. I am going to add illustrations and more parts in close future. For now, the first part of the background setting for all of my GW-based tabletop games. “1.1 The System of Geman…

An update

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under . Posted by

So its been a while since I posted and also a while since I was able to game regularly. I’ve picked up some evening shifts at Sentry Box as well as doing demos for the store so my available free time has been cut rather dramatically. I have been …

Tallarn Taurox

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under . Posted by

I realize I have not posted pics of the finished model here!
Voila!

Lost Legends Board Game Review

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under . Posted by

Lost Legends is a fantasy card game by Mike Elliott that combines a streamlined Euro game design and card drafting with an interesting fantasy theme and battle mechanic. Players take on the role of heroes trying to assemble an arsenal of equipment in …

Abyss Board Game Review

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under . Posted by

The Abyss power is once again vacant, so the time has come to get your hands on the throne and its privileges. Use all of your cunning to win or buy votes in the Council. Recruit the most influential Lords and abuse their powers to take control of the…

Warhammer Fest 2014

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

Now that the pre-competition madness has abated I can take a breather and gather my thoughts regarding Warhammer Fest. Basically, …

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Bolt Action SdFzk 222 Armored Car

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under . Posted by

I’ve been running this thing in the handful of Bolt Action games that I’ve played, and its often been a solid performer. Cheep, fast, and with a kickin’ auto-cannon, and now finally painted! This armored car has taken the field half p…

Empires Rot

Posted on October 13th, 2014 under . Posted by

This past weekend we saw some new nurgle kits on pre-order for fantasy. It’s only Monday and some new information is coming in. The end times game play may be horrendous, but at least the models and the books have…

Rhiannon in Thailand

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under . Posted by

As many of you know last year and earlier this year I was helping my daughter’s fundraising campaign for her to go and spend a year in Thailand teaching English. Some of you were kind enough to contribute and now … Continue reading

Sheriff of Nottingham Video Review

Posted on October 11th, 2014 under . Posted by

Prince John is coming to Nottingham! Players, in the role of merchants, see this as an opportunity to make quick profits by selling goods in the bustling city during the Prince’s visit. However, players must first get their goods through the cit…

Run Fight or Die Zombie Game Video Review

Posted on October 10th, 2014 under . Posted by

The undead hordes are back! But this time they’re not miniatures shambling around a modular board – the zombies are coming straight for you! As in most zombie games, you represent a unique character with your own character traits, except i…

Deadzone – WIP painting update

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

Hey folks, last week was spent to bring some more details on Plague and Enforcers. I also got a game in on friday, though unpainted enemies and not painted battlefield. Therefore I am going to paint up the store set of Battlefield Bangkok on friday on …