Scent of a Gamer

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

Warhammer Quest 1994 Wizard

25 years is long enough to count as a neglected model, right? This wizard is neglected no more, as I have finally painted him up: I had a lot of … Continue reading

October 19, 2019 · 4 Comments

Blackstone Fortress complete

A boxed set painted within a year of purchase is an oddity for me, as my unpainted Blood Bowl and Warhammer Quest sets from 2016 can attest. Blackstone Fortress has … Continue reading

July 20, 2019 · 9 Comments

Blackstone Fortress: Taddeus

Someone has to be last, and for my Blackstone Fortress box, the lucky last model is Taddeus the Purifier The images I took of him on the board hexes didn’t … Continue reading

July 14, 2019 · 1 Comment

Blackstone Fortress: the Kroot

The penultimate figure in my Blackstone Fortress set is now complete. Behold the Kroot: This figure also marks my first use of Games Workshop’s new line of contrast paints. I … Continue reading

July 7, 2019 · 2 Comments

Blackstone Fortress: the hunt for pudding

You may or may not have guessed from the title, but the two Ratlings, Rein and Raus, are now painted: Unlike the other heroes, these two come as a pair, … Continue reading

June 30, 2019 · 8 Comments

Blackstone Fortress: spindle drones

The spindle drones are some of the more interesting figures in the Blackstone Fortress to me. Like UR-025, they aren’t part of any existing faction and so have a different … Continue reading

June 23, 2019 · 8 Comments

Blackstone Fortress: ur-guls

I was painting a completely different model when I idly gazed at the ur-guls and had an idea of how to paint them. 45 minutes later, I had this: The … Continue reading

June 22, 2019 · 4 Comments