Posts Tagged ‘Warhammer Fantasy’

Toughest Girls of the Galaxy 2

Posted on March 25th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

Raging Heroes has started their newest Kickstarter for their Toughest Girls of the Galaxy 2. This time featuring Dark Elves and Sisters usable in both Fantasy and Sci-Fi. It started at 11 am Eastern Time today and blew through it’s funding goal and al…

Hobby Master Ellerslie : Store X-Wing Champs

Posted on March 23rd, 2015 under , , . Posted by

Hobby Master is one of our local hero brick and mortars championing gaming in our local region. As part of the series to thank our sponsors for backing our local club and tournaments we’ll have a look at the their X-Wing store champs held over the rece…

Equinox 2015 Prize getters and Armies part2

Posted on March 16th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

Hobbyists have worked hard to get some of their armies to tournament. There was a dazzling display of armies. Equinox has always been designed to champion competitors to get some games on the table and this year was no different. This means that we enc…

Equinox 2015 Results & Pics part1.

Posted on March 15th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

Tropical storm up coming, no worries we’ll just party it up and get some Hammer time at Equinox this tournament weekend. With upcoming Nationals in Auckland in Easter weekend, we had a more manageable turnout for Warhammer Fantasy Battle, Warhammer 40k…

Tournament Army Prep : Equinox

Posted on March 7th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

 Big tournament coming up next weekend ‘Equinox’, requires a big army. My Ogres (Fatties) will be bringing up the numbers. We’re at odd numbers so if I am required to play this will be the army you’ll face. I won’t be eligible for prizes so expect…

Archaon End Times & Wave 6 Ships

Posted on March 5th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

It’s been a full week of new releases. The last book of the End times is out for pre-order ‘Archaon’ , the Lord of the End times. For the X-Wing fans we get our hands on the New ‘Most Wanted’ faction of the game. I think I’m going to get all of these.&…

Tomb King Army Showcase

Posted on February 20th, 2015 under , . Posted by

I finally got around to taking photos of the Tomb King army I painted last May for Fantasy Doubles at Warhammer World. In total it comes to 2000pts and consists of a variety of units so I didn’t go mad painting a million skeletons!

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Equinox 2015 is coming mid-March

Posted on February 16th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

Equinox is heading in mid March fellow wargamers. If you have the weekend of the 14th &15th free come and grab some superb tournament action. Due to NatCon also in Auckland three weeks after, Equinox this year will only be hosting WHFB, WH40K and X…

Club Day & Hobby stuff for the past coupla weeks

Posted on January 26th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

Auckland Anniversary weekend and lotsa hobby was had. Club was open on Sunday and with many away we had a quiet day with 36 Gamers enjoying some  WHFB, X-wing, Attack Wing, and Board games. Always good to blow out some steam with some cool games.A…

Arch Enemy Photo’s

Posted on January 22nd, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

Thanks again to our sponsors for their help with Arch Enemy.The tournament was run as a casual event to start you back up for the Hobby this year. Everyone that came seemed to have adopted the attitude quickly. Fair play and fun was the order of the da…

Skaven Verminlord Corrupter

Posted on January 19th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

So, this week I painted up the new Skaven Verminlord as a little something to pop on ebay. Personally I …

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Arch Enemy 2015 – Results & Pics

Posted on January 19th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

This is our first One Dayer style tournament and it was a great success with 73 gamers enjoying a day of maximum games. We had a huge hand from the local retailers who sponsored the event. This meant that there were many prizes given back to the commun…

Empire ETC List v2.0

Posted on January 18th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

After some deliberation and some play testing, I have decided that Karl Franz is not worth his points. Ld 10 with 18″ inspiring presence and the D3 wound Runefang is great, but he still dies easily in combat. Here is…

Casual Sunday

Posted on January 18th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

We had our Club Onedayer of Table top & Board gaming yesterday ‘Arch Enemy’. I’ll do a write up and post the numerous pics soon. So it’s casual Sunday and look what I found.Brand new game.Here’s the primo big beastie.The unit’s that got you into th…

Arch Enemy 2015

Posted on January 15th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

Arch Enemy 2015 One dayerWarhammer Fantasy, Warhammer 40K, Flames of War, X-Wing & Board Gaming.When : 17th January , Saturday.Where : Freemans Bay Community Centre.Cafeteria on site : Pls bring cash as there is no EFTPOS (we’re a non-pro…

First few games of the Year (Just got back from holiday)

Posted on January 9th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

Holidays are great and I spent the last couple of weeks zooming around the country visiting family. It was great to catch games in Wellington, New Plymouth and Wanganui along the way. Apologies to the guys in Rotorua and the Hawkes Bay as I didn’t mana…

New Skaven : WIP, more Ogres

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

 The ratty ones get a look at the new End Times release. I hear many skitters and skutters looking forward to the new book. The New Vermin lord looks like the ticket with many a variation.Nagash gets a taste of Big Rat!What ever is ratting around …

Some Scenery completed

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


Time for something a little different then the normal barrage of miniatures. This time it’s scenery! The only time I have come close to painting scenery before (including my own) was for a small commission some time back for some flat wall pieces for Deadzone. I’m really excited to do something different and mentally

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X-Wing Wave 5 & OGRE WIP

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

Wave 5 ships dropped in for X-wing about a couple of weeks ago. Everyone seems to have incorporated them into their Squads. So last night I managed a game against 2 Decimators sporting all the new fandangles. It was a brutal list with 24 hull and 8 shi…

The End Times : Khaine

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

What a roller coaster ride this book is. I remember the ‘Storm of Chaos’ WHFB release when I first started out in the Hobby way in the dark ages. That was pretty cool to introduce me to the rich vein of vivid imagination this hobby is. The End Times is…

New Blood Angels

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

Friday sneak peeks of the up coming Blood Angels release. All of you BA players should be over the moon with all the new stuff. Everyone gets a little of some thing this hobby weekend. Smaug is massive and for a premium model, well worth the price. Us …

On the Painting table & Club day

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

Must keep blogging to inspire the painting. Progress has been very slow. Etched out some painting to the Ogres and now have a second unit with a front rank coloured down. The more colour they get the more inspired I get with the hobby. Must finish army…

Morghast Archai

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

Morghast Archai as seen through the window at Games Workshop. The Archai are Nagash’s elite guard and the greatest of the Morghast. Only Nagash’s closest lieutenants can command them and only the mightiest heroes of the mortal race have the power t…

A third of the way done

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

There would seem to be a lot more Night Goblins in my army in comparison to Orcs. I have brough sixty spearmen with me and now I am almost a third of the way through the regiment. Not bad going for ten days painting. I have absolutely no basing materia…

End Times : Khaine is coming

Posted on November 26th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

So I stumbled over the upcoming sneak peeks of the Khaine book on the interwebs. Better late than never and thought I’d share. This so far means that you can run two types of allied Elven armies. This makes for some powerful builds and Warhammer Fantas…