Scent of a Gamer

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

Once upon a Wednesday: skeleton jester

This was a model I had owned for many years before finally painting it in 2018. I had been inspired to tackle some of my older models by one of … Continue reading

October 7, 2020 · 8 Comments

Midwinter Minis versus Dana Howl

Midwinter Minis and Dana Howl – two YouTube channels that I love. They are about to start collaborating, and their challenge is to swap painting styles for a miniature project. … Continue reading

October 5, 2020

Blood Rage Fire Giant

I’ve completed the last large monster and also the last miniature for this game: If I’d supported this game back during its original Kickstarter project I might have more monsters … Continue reading

October 4, 2020

Armies of the past: Rohan

I painted a number of armies before starting this blog. Most of those armies are long gone and remain only in my memories. And even then… hey! I just remembered … Continue reading

October 3, 2020 · 10 Comments

Warhammer Quest Tzaangors

I’ve painted the six Tzaangors for Warhammer Quest: These models took a long time to get through, mainly because they have so much detail on them. Also, I tried a … Continue reading

October 3, 2020 · 9 Comments

A cynical approach to Standard

Formerly Magic’s most popular format, Standard has fallen on hard times of late. In recent years it has been eclipsed by Commander as the most popular format. For a series … Continue reading

October 2, 2020 · 4 Comments

Magic’s exclusionary exclusives

When Wizards of the Coast launched their secret lair series last year, I didn’t take much notice. Sure the company was now effectively selling singles to players, but this didn’t … Continue reading

October 1, 2020 · 4 Comments