Scent of a Gamer

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

Magic finance 103: Standard

In 101 I talked about the basics, and in 102 I looked at price drivers in an holistic way. Magic’s formats are diverse, and it’s worth looking at the more … Continue reading

January 14, 2018 · 2 Comments

The Fellowship of the Ring

Around 2003 I painted the Fellowship of the Ring for my mother, a huge Lord of the Rings fan. I decided it’s time for an upgrade, a decision I made … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · 6 Comments

Decembruary update: Goremaw complete

I’ve completed the biggest model I’ve painted for a while – the Goremaw model from my Bones 3. It’s all thanks to Azazel’s Decembruary idea – painting something big over … Continue reading

January 7, 2018 · 7 Comments

2018: the year of the tray

After meeting 2017’s target of 100 models painted, I started to rethink the notion of having a numerical target. Instead my 2018 target is simply to paint as often as … Continue reading

January 7, 2018 · 9 Comments

Terrain update: treasure!

I received a couple of packs of Wizkids’ pre-undercoated model line. My dungeons need treasure, and these two packs provided! One pack contained the four chests, which are really two … Continue reading

January 6, 2018 · 6 Comments

Decembruary update: Goremaw begins

My Decembruary entry took a back seat while I assembled all my models acquired this year. With the assembly completed I can turn my attention back to my chosen entry: … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · 2 Comments

GW Build & Paint review

One of my Christmas model gifts this year was a complete series 1 Build and Paint set for the Space Marines. I’ve seen these around, but I’ve seen little chatter … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · 4 Comments