Scent of a Gamer

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

MtG Arena tips: recommended viewing

As you’re learning the ropes of both Magic: the Gathering and Arena, you don’t need to be alone. There’s plenty of help out there, and for this article I want … Continue reading

October 27, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bones update 43: the goblins

The first Bones Kickstarter included 12 goblins, basic dungeon enemies. My miniatures from the third Bones Kickstarter included a trio of goblins. Now they are all painted: Neither group of … Continue reading

October 27, 2019 · 5 Comments

Necromunda: Dark Rising announced

Essen Spiel is on, and Games Workshop are at the world’s largest board game convention with their own announcements. The one that caught my eye is the new boxed set … Continue reading

October 26, 2019 · 4 Comments

Talleyman painted

The Talleyman is a character model separate to the collection of Plague Marines you get in the Dark Imperium box set. But I liked this one so much I bought … Continue reading

October 26, 2019 · 6 Comments

MtG Arena tips: Packs and Wildcards

Note: this tips series is intended for players new to MtG Arena. When you start playing MtG Arena, you’ll receive 15 new players decks, which is a lot to get … Continue reading

October 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Bones necromancer and friend

I painted a duo of Bones models recently; a necromancer and mummy, both from the original Bones Kickstarter. They make for a contrasting pair, with the necromancer in rather gaudy … Continue reading

October 20, 2019 · 4 Comments

John Avon playmats back on Kickstarter

Beloved Magic artist John Avon is back on Kickstarter with a second project to put his card art on playmats. This one is looking good, and looks like being even … Continue reading

October 19, 2019 · 2 Comments