Scent of a Gamer

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

Bones 2 Closes

The second Bones Kickstarter has closed with a result similar to the first. The second Bones pulled in over 14,000 backers and $3.1 million. The first managed over 17,000 backers … Continue reading

October 27, 2013

Bad Lip Reading: Game of Thrones

The guys at Bad Lip Reading have released a new video, this time turning the Game of Thrones TV show into the story of a man and his quest to … Continue reading

October 19, 2013

Kickstarter comes to the Antipodes

I’ve written a few times before about Kickstarter. The service has not been available in Australia to date. The likes of Indiegogo, or else finding a willing US or UK-based … Continue reading

October 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Chaos Team update 2

The four warriors are done, and quicker than I had expected too. They have been painted up in bronze and brass armour, with an orange motif to connect them to … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

On the Tray 6

On the tray this month; the other half of the Willy Miniatures fantasy football chaos team. Four warriors and a minotaur. The warriors have had their armour done, but still … Continue reading

October 12, 2013

Doing it Wrong: How We Didn’t Make the Card

It’s not often I criticise Wizards of the Coast, generally because it’s not often I see anything to criticise. Their stewardship of Magic: the Gathering has been nothing short of … Continue reading

October 5, 2013

The Return of Bones!!

The second Bones Kickstarter went live this week. It’s been organised slightly differently to the first, in response to the lessons learned there. The main things is that the old … Continue reading

October 5, 2013

Bones Update 3

It took more than twice as long as I had expected, but the second batch of bones models are now complete. Here they are: The Bones range is very diverse, … Continue reading

October 5, 2013 · 2 Comments

Chaos Team update 1

I’ve completed half of the Willy Miniatures Chaos team for fantasy football games, that half being the beastmen. Very high quality metal models that painted up nicely if I say … Continue reading

October 5, 2013 · 2 Comments