Scent of a Gamer

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

Classic chaos knights

It’s April of 1995, and I receive an unexpected phone call from my mother. She is in the Games Workshop store in Cheltenham and she is flustered. I am in … Continue reading

June 10, 2022 · 10 Comments

Classic chaos marauders

I went full classic on these old metals. I dub up some old chaos shields and some even older chaos transfers to but on those shields. The models themselves paint … Continue reading

August 14, 2021 · 13 Comments

Slaves to Darkness Start Collecting box complete

The Slaves ot Darkness Start Collecting box contains 16 figures, and they take a while to paint. Totally worth it though: Overall I would have to sat the amount of … Continue reading

April 11, 2021 · 13 Comments

Chaos warriors

I’ve finished the second group of five chaos warriors from the Slaves to Darkness Start Collecting box: There’s only one flaming weapon this time, as the effect really doesn’t look … Continue reading

April 10, 2021 · 3 Comments

Slaves to Darkness chaos warriors

I have finished painting the first five of the new chaos warriors. They have been done in the same style as the chaos knights. They have the same burning weapon … Continue reading

April 3, 2021 · 20 Comments

A trio of chaos knights

I have completed three of the chaos knights from the Slaves to Darkness Start Collecting set. Only three because these were taking so long to paint that I divided the … Continue reading

March 7, 2021 · 7 Comments

Chaos Lord complete

I won’t lie: this model nearly died in the assembly stage. I found the instructions quite obtuse and at one point had to pull the model apart and start again. … Continue reading

February 6, 2021 · 16 Comments

Chaos warrior test complete

I have painted the test models for my Slaves to Darkness force. I tried a few different paint schemes, some of which even worked. Okay let’s look at these a … Continue reading

December 6, 2020 · 13 Comments

Slaves to Darkness

I have used my miniatures allowance to buy myself something new: the Slaves to darkness start collecting box: For each 8 models I paint, I give myself an ‘allowance’ of … Continue reading

August 30, 2020 · 5 Comments