Scent of a Gamer

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

Stonemeier Games Crowdfunding articles

Stonemeier games are well worth listening to on the subject of crowdfunding. They have a series of successful Kickstarters behind them, culminating in Scythe. At their website you will find … Continue reading

October 31, 2015

ArtStation stop: Wei Huai Xu

Wei Huai Xu is a concept arts who is equally skilled at characters and landscape pieces. Here are some highlights of his ArtStation page: An excellent character piece set in … Continue reading

October 31, 2015

Non-metallic gold, attempts 2 and 3

The painting technique of non-metallic metal, or NMM as it is often known, is something I’ve tried once, with middling results. Simply put, when painting non-metallic metal you use colours … Continue reading

October 25, 2015 · 2 Comments

Battle of Agincourt display

The Perry brothers have put together yet another massive miniatures display. This one is for the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt. There are a series of articles following … Continue reading

October 25, 2015 · 1 Comment

MtG artists: Dave Kendall

Dave Kendall’s art is great in Magic’s darker sets as he excels in zombies and monsters of all kinds. Take a walk with me on the darker side of Magic … Continue reading

October 24, 2015


From Fireforge Games comes this quasi-crowdfunding project called ForgeStarter. They are running this through their own website, and you get the opportunity to pre-order their forthcoming range of medieval Russian … Continue reading

October 24, 2015 · 1 Comment

A draft oddity

Work, study, and family have left little time for gaming of late, but I managed to squeeze in a Battle for Zendikar draft of Magic Online. I’ve also used the … Continue reading

October 18, 2015