Scent of a Gamer

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

Modern Horizons art review

Modern Horizons is the latest Magic set and it’s a unique one. Ostensibly aimed at the Modern format, this set features cards new to that format, and most of them … Continue reading

June 16, 2019 · 1 Comment

Neglected models: wood elf and beastman

Sorry, I couldn’t think of a more interesting title here. It is what it says: In the late 1990s, in the time of Warhammer 5th edition, I experimented with a … Continue reading

June 16, 2019 · 4 Comments

SAGA Age of Magic review

Age of Magic is the long-awaited fantasy supplement for the SAGA game system. I had to wait a bit longer for mine, as the faction dice sold out almost immediately … Continue reading

June 15, 2019 · 5 Comments

Blackstone Fortress: the rogue trader

The hero of the cover art, Janus Draik, has now been completed I considered being experimental and painting him as per the box art, entirely in shades of blue. In … Continue reading

June 15, 2019 · 6 Comments

MtG artists: Tony Szczudlo

The most recent new illustration from Tony Szczudlo appeared in 2006, so his artwork can be difficult to track down, whether in person or online. However he illustrated over 75 … Continue reading

June 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Blackstone Fortress: Amallyn Shadowguide

The latest hero completed in this project is the eldar scout Amallyn Shadowguide I again started with the Midwinter Minis tutorial as a guide, and then made a few changes … Continue reading

June 9, 2019 · 6 Comments

8-bit Symphony

There’s a music concert coming up soon that I’d love to go to, but I’m a little too far from Hull, UK to make it. The 8-bit symphony will present … Continue reading

June 8, 2019 · Leave a comment