Scent of a Gamer

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

Commander 2019 art review

The 2019 Commander set releases August 23 for Magic: the Gathering players. As always this set is a mix of old and new cards. All the new cards have new … Continue reading

August 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

SAGA Otherworld army update 2

I’ve finished the second batch of ghost warriors for my SAGA Otherworld army: This tie I used a heavier white drybrush to brighten the models compared with the first bacth. … Continue reading

August 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Right content, wrong product: a SAGA Book of Battles review

The SAGA Book of Battles is a supplement of over 50 pages dealing with how to organise and fight battles across the various SAGA settings. The book is organised into … Continue reading

August 17, 2019 · 3 Comments

New project: Rottlings

An Australian company by the name of wereweevil miniatures produces a range of resin models. While this is not my preferred material to work with, I saw these at a … Continue reading

August 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Seb McKinnon (second look)

At lot has changed since I first profiled Magic artist Seb McKinnon back in 2015. He has now illustrated over 100 cards, and is a firm fan favourite. His appeal … Continue reading

August 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Bones update 38

This Bones update features Bones in the form of skeletons. These were painted to answer the question of can Bones be painted using GW’s new Contrast Paints? The answer is: … Continue reading

August 11, 2019 · 4 Comments

Industry update: Warhammer 40,000 and Magic continue their rule

Icv2 have updated their industry sales charts again, and the two top games continue their dominance. These charts are based on sales through the hobby retail channel in North America. … Continue reading

August 10, 2019 · 3 Comments