Posts Tagged ‘Warhammer 40K’

Necron Commission: Necron Warriors

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

This week I’ve mainly been working on Necron Warriors! The scheme is a previously painted scheme (I don’t know who by sorry) that I’ve been asked to replicate for a Necron Battle Force. Line Highlights aren’t usually my thing b…

Chaos Space Marines: More Lessons from the Table

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

Thor

This past Saturday I played in a 1,650 tournament at my FLGS. Next month is the Standish Standoff, a 24-player 40K tournament with lots of prizes and such, so this month was essentially practice since it’s also 1,650. So, I brought along my list …

Huron Blackheart: Paint in Progress

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

Thor

With three weeks to go until the Standish Standoff, 40K tournament, I’ve finally started putting paint on my counts-as Huron (yet to be named). Let’s jump into some shots. Sorry for the quality on some of these. I snapped shots real quick t…

Inquisitor: 1996 Games Workshop Movie

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

Thor

I completely forgot about this gem until just recently while searching YouTube for cool Warhammer 40K stuff. Here’s a bit of info taken right from the Lexicanum page for it. In 1996, for the 25th Anniversary Games Day, Games Workshop released (fo…

Battle Report: Chaos Space Marines vs Iron Hands

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

Thor

I played a 1,650 game on Wednesday night against Iron Hands Space Marines. We played The Spoils of War Maelstrom mission, which is the one where you can score each others objectives. I had the same list I’ve been using to prepare for a tournament…

Noob Review of Warhammer 40k: Conquest

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

  Recently my order for the 40k LCG, Warhammer 40,000: Conquest arrived, and I’ve had a chance to build several decks, and to get a few trial games in.  I’m calling this a “Noob Review” because I do not have a ton of experience under my belt,…

Counts-as Huron Blackheart: Ready for Paint

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

Thor

I have wrapped up the sculpting and converting on my counts-as Huron Blackheart model so it’s time to move on to painting. However, I do have a question for you all. Everything is magnetized on this model but I’m curious to know which of th…

Genestealer Cult – Aberrant 2nd Generation Hybrid

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

Mr Saturday

My hobby has been intermittent lately, due to this, that and the other thing. I did get a few hours in recently though, and I managed to finish putting together this guy, the melta-gunner for the squad of hybrids.He’s not your standard bald bloke with …

Forge World Newsletter #424

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

I may have to purchase this one…It looks very nice indeed…in an evil way of course…

Orctober: Ork Wartracks and Buggies WIP

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

Hey there,I am back today with an update on my Ork vehicles that I have been working on for Orctober.You may remember from last week that I had the basic vehicles done but needed to add both crew and weapons to the buggies and tracks.A peek at the work…

Fabius Bile: What Do You Think?

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

Thor

Wednesday night, after we were all done our 40K gaming, a few of us were talking and Fabius Bile came up in the conversation as an HQ choice for Chaos Space Marines. It wasn’t a super serious conversation but it did get me thinking again about th…

Model Showcase: Nemesis Dreadknights.

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

  Hello Reader.   Well, it seems that in light of all the recent articles published here, the word on the street is that I don’t paint miniatures.   With this blog being called “The Painting Frog” there has indeed been a shortage o…

Battle Report: Chaos Space Marines vs Space Wolves

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

Thor

Another week another game. As has become the course lately, I played a 1,650 40K game last night against Space Wolves with my Chaos Space Marines, Disciples of Twilight. I had the same list I’ll be running for a while as I play test for a 40K tou…

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…

Counts-as Huron: More Modeling Progress

Posted on October 7th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Thor

Work continues on my counts-as Huron. As Kamui said the other day, work when you can no matter how little that is, and that’s what I’m doing. Progress is slow but it’s progress. First up, some shots. Again, everything is magnetized fr…

Tactical Assessment of the Taurox

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

Kamui

Hello all, Since the release of the new Astra Militarum codex there has been a lot of debate over the Taurox transport.  Looking around the internet I’ve seen claims ranging from “it’s worthless” to “it’s not that b…

Terrain Project: Red Planet – Rusted Out Manufactorum

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

So here is another piece of terrain for my Red Planet project. The Red Planet project is a set of sci-fi terrain for Warhammer 40,000 that is a Mars-like planet with a corrosive atmosphere that makes everything rust at an accelerated pace.I call this b…

Orctober Fest

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

So there is a thing called Orctober! The concept is pretty straightforward model and paint some orcs during the month of October. I saw this over on Gingerbhoy’s Painting Projects  and decided to join in on the green goodness.Although in my case i…

Blink and you’d miss it …

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

Blink .. no reference Dr Who’ weeping angels, but definitely some weeping as I suffer what may be the fastest defeat I’ve ever been handed in 40K. Adrian and I met for our 4th game of Warhammer 4th Edition in a row .. our way of learning the rules. We …

Battle Review: Chaos Space Marines vs Astra Militarum

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

Thor

Wednesday night I played a 1,650 Warhammer 40K game with my Chaos Space Marines, the Disciples of Twilight, against Astra Militarum. I ran the same list as the week prior in preparation for a tournament in November. That list was: Chaos Space Marines

Visiting Britain’s Lead Belt (Intervalo) – GW Bath (versão em português).

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

  Hello Reader.   Today’s article is the Portuguese version of the article published here on the blog yesterday, featuring our visit to the Games Workshop store located in Bath in the UK.   Do check it out today if you missed it by any…

Eclectic? Me? Surely not …

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 under . Posted by

Surely you could never accuse me of being that? Errr… well …Several years ago I acquired an unmade kit of the GW Space marine Drop-pod. It has sat .. you guessed it, unmade, since then.As Adrian and I have pottered with our return to 4th Edition Wa…

Visiting Britain’s Lead Belt (Intermission) – GW Bath.

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Hello Reader.   We’ll have a quick break on the series of articles chronicling my visit to the city of Nottingham and the wargaming companies based there to see something different today.   One the things I have learned over the year…

Winter is coming, time to dust off the Raven Guard!

Posted on October 1st, 2014 under , . Posted by

Yello! whats poppin?

Well, I have been so distracted with Infinity that my Raven Guard have pretty much been ditched. I was looking at the pics last night and realised I had some nice Forge World stuff. Now I’m not going to lie, I watched a few…

Chaos Lord’s Bike: It Never Ends

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

Thor

I have been stalling on the hobby front lately. After a serious beating at a monthly tournament I lost some momentum. Actually, I lost a lot of momentum. I then put all my effort into making a list for the upcoming tournament in November, leaving no en…