Scent of a Gamer

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

Terrain update: dead marine

I painted the miniatures from Space Hulk last year, but I overlooked the dead marine. This figure is more of a terrain piece or objective marker, so I painted him … Continue reading

September 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Plague Marines

I’ve almost finished basing the Plague Marines i bought in 2017, taking advantage first of UK pricing and second of the easy-to-build kits which followed. here’s the host so far: … Continue reading

September 22, 2018 · 2 Comments

Warhammer Quest bats painted

I found some of the original bats from Warhammer Quest and decided to add them to my tray. Here they are before being painted: I think I put a very … Continue reading

September 16, 2018 · 2 Comments

SAGA faction review: Carolingians

The SAGA Age of Vikings book presents 12 very different factions to players. This series will review each one in turn. Who were they? The Carolingians did not self-identify as … Continue reading

September 16, 2018 · 2 Comments

Middle Earth miniatures

Back in the first decade of the 2000s I was an enthusiastic buyer of the various Lord of the Rings models put out by Games Workshop. These were primarily for … Continue reading

September 15, 2018 · 7 Comments

Tablescapes Dungeons part 1

Father Day was last weekend in Australia, and my gift was being given almost the whole day to paint! Plus I got some new paints and brushes, so there was … Continue reading

September 8, 2018 · 4 Comments

Squad 217 complete

A while back I got all inspired by the Thorn Moons campaign on Iron Sleet, and came up with the concept of Squad 217. The monochrome photos helped things, but … Continue reading

September 8, 2018 · 2 Comments