Scent of a Gamer

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

How plastic miniatures are made

Renedra have been posting an interesting set of videos showing their manufacturing process for plastic figures. The example they are using are the forthcoming Light Cavalry box from Perry Miniatures. … Continue reading

February 28, 2015

Draft of a gamer: ordinary Abzan

Following the previous write-up and some discussions around that, I realised in no uncertain terms that while I need to look at my focus on the game state, I really … Continue reading

February 28, 2015

Civ V factions: The Aztecs

The Aztecs are an aggressive faction in Civ 5. They performs best in jungle terrain and have bonuses designed to keep them in the fight for longer. Preferred landscape Pangaea … Continue reading

February 22, 2015

Draft of a Gamer: drifting back to Sultai

Friday night is draft night again! There was the minor issue of a cyclone sending large amounts of rain my way, but luckily nature has respect for the draft. The … Continue reading

February 21, 2015

Shieldwolf Kickstarter

A new miniatures Kickstarter caught my eye earlier today. I try not to look, really I do. With the recent Bones II shipping I have felt renewed pangs of missingoutitis … Continue reading

February 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

MtG artists: Yeong-Hao Han

Yeong-Hao Han has recently begun illustrating Magic cards, and is already well known. His art seems tailor-made for this game featuring fantastical worlds and people. Observe: Forest (Return to Ravnica) … Continue reading

February 15, 2015

Noah Bradley, legend

Recently on reddit, the widow of a Magic player approached the community. She wanted to publicise a tournament being held in honour of her late husband, Matthew Leasure, a veteran … Continue reading

February 15, 2015 · 2 Comments