Scent of a Gamer

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

The Target update

In January I made my (for me) bold announcement that I would give myself a target of 100 painted miniatures by year’s end. This was motivated partly by seeing I … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 · 2 Comments

Irregular Magazine returns

I’m late with this news. Irregular Magazine was one I wrote for many years ago, but as the issues became increasingly… irregular, I stopped contributing or even checking the webpage. … Continue reading

March 25, 2017

Dark Age Archers update 2

Another 8 archers are now complete, and the force is starting to come together. With games of SAGA in mind, I am painting them in two groups of 12. Team … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

ArtStation stop: Grzegorz Rutkowski

Grzegorz Rutkowski‘s ArtStation page is a collection of fantastic illustrations ranging from historical to fantasy. ┬áIf I ever designed a game, I hope I could afford his art! Here are … Continue reading

March 19, 2017

Lorehammer: Morgiana, the Fay Enchantress

The land and people of Bretonnia share a strong bond with the mythical Lady of the Lake. The Fay Enchantress is the title given to the Lady’s human (some say … Continue reading

March 18, 2017 · 1 Comment


The Squats were a somewhat-loved Warhammer 40,000 race (space dwarfs, essentially) who were written out of that game system. Over time, the removal of an army from a GW game … Continue reading

March 18, 2017 · 3 Comments

Elder Dice Kickstarter

I’m no stranger to alternative or custom dice, and so the Elder Dice Kickstarter caught my eye. The project offers custom Cthulu-themed dice in three sets that each come in … Continue reading

March 12, 2017 · 1 Comment