Scent of a Gamer

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

ArtStation stop: Tianhua Xu

A Beijin-based concept artist and art director, Tianhua Xu has also illustrated several Magic: the Gathering cards, where he is credited as Tianhua X. His ArtStation page is a pleasing … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

Lorehammer: King Louen Leoncoeur of Bretonnia

Louen Leoncoeur enjoys a reputation within and outside his borders as a fierce fighter and skilled diplomat. Other human nations have learned not to pinch at Bretonnia’s borders, but also … Continue reading

February 25, 2017

Full art basic lands return to Magic

Really, full-frame art should be the standard for a basic lands. The half art lands do a comparatively poor job of showing off the landscapes we are playing in. However, it’s … Continue reading

February 25, 2017 · 4 Comments

Hex Kit mapbuilder program on Kickstarter

This is a useful Kickstarter for anyone into running or designing RPG campaigns, or simply anyone who enjoys making up their own maps (guilty!). Hex Kit is a mapmaking program … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · 3 Comments

Shadows over Hammerhal unboxing

The Warhammer Community website recently put up an article showing the contents of Warhammer Quest: Shadows over Hammerhal. Something that intrigued me from the first reveal of the box art … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · 3 Comments

Beastmen teams for Blood Bowl

This team has been updated as of November 2017 and the new version can be found here.   Back in the dim reaches of time (1998 to be exact) Games … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 2 Comments

ArtStation stop: Adrian Smith

His art is well-known to fans of Games Workshop’s games as he’s done work for them over the years. However Adrian Smith has far more than just Warhammer art in … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Lorehammer: Bretonnia, the land, the lie

Bretonnia is renowned as the land of chivalry and shining knights, but is it really? The land was forged together centuries ago by humans fighting back against orcs who inhabited … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 2 Comments

Blood Bowl Dwarf team

The Dwarf Giants team for Blood Bowl is here, and I’m here too to show you what’s inside! The box The box makes it nice and clear exactly what you … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · 2 Comments

Dark Age Archers update 1

I’ve completed the first third of 24 archers for SAGA. When complete these will be 2 units of levy archers for various lists. These are from Gripping Beast, on round … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · 5 Comments

White Dwarf early release = spoilers!

One fortunate White Dwarf subscriber received his March 2017 issue one month early, and it’s full of spoilers! A few highlights include: Roboute Gulliman of the Ultramarines is the latest … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · 2 Comments