Scent of a Gamer

From the computer to the tabletop, this is all about games. Updated each week-end.

ArtStation stop: Tianhua Xu

A Beijin-based concept artist and art director, Tianhua Xu has also illustrated several Magic: the Gathering cards, where he is credited as Tianhua X. His ArtStation page is a pleasing … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lorehammer: King Louen Leoncoeur of Bretonnia

Louen Leoncoeur enjoys a reputation within and outside his borders as a fierce fighter and skilled diplomat. Other human nations have learned not to pinch at Bretonnia’s borders, but also … Continue reading

February 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Full art basic lands return to Magic

Really, full-frame art should be the standard for a basic lands. The half art lands do a comparatively poor job of showing off the landscapes we are playing in. However, it’s … Continue reading

February 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

Hex Kit mapbuilder program on Kickstarter

This is a useful Kickstarter for anyone into running or designing RPG campaigns, or simply anyone who enjoys making up their own maps (guilty!). Hex Kit is a mapmaking program … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

Shadows over Hammerhal unboxing

The Warhammer Community website recently put up an article showing the contents of Warhammer Quest: Shadows over Hammerhal. Something that intrigued me from the first reveal of the box art … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · 3 Comments

Beastmen teams for Blood Bowl

Back in the dim reaches of time (1998 to be exact) Games Workshop published a fan-written magazine called the Citadel Journal. I had a few articles published there over the … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

ArtStation stop: Adrian Smith

His art is well-known to fans of Games Workshop’s games as he’s done work for them over the years. However Adrian Smith has far more than just Warhammer art in … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 1 Comment