Scent of a Gamer

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

Bones update 17

The paint without undercoat experiment continues with the completion of the goblins: With these done I have now painted a variety of figures in my Bones collection without an undercoat. … Continue reading

January 31, 2016 · 1 Comment

MtG artists: Christopher Moeller

Chris Moeller has quietly been one of the more prolific Magic artists, with hundreds of illustrations to his name. I like his art but it’s not easy to find good … Continue reading

January 30, 2016

Sensible shoes

More believable female miniature are appearing all the time. I like to think this is the Bad Squiddo influence, but it’s welcome regardless. Heroines in sensible shoes is a new … Continue reading

January 30, 2016

Essence of a wargame: A Kings of War review

Kings of War is a¬†fantasy mass battle wargame published by Mantic Games. Mantic are located in Nottingham, close to a certain other wargaming company, and employ many of that company’s … Continue reading

January 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

ArtStation stop: Pavel Kolomeyets

The art on Pavel Kolomeyets’ page leans towards science fiction, and covers large landscapes to close figure work. Autonomous Residential Complex 1 A vast floating city of the future. It … Continue reading

January 23, 2016

Draft of a Gamer: Back in black (and white)

Oath of the Gatewatch was a good time to get back into the habit of drafting regularly, and if the first time is any indication, I will definitely be back … Continue reading

January 23, 2016

Bones update 16

This whole painting with no undercoat thing has been a revelation so far. In 2016 I have now painted more Bones figures than I managed in 2015. Here’s another four: … Continue reading

January 17, 2016 · 2 Comments