Scent of a Gamer

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

Bones update 29: the gorilla

Challenged to find a ‘mechanical’ model to paint, I had a look through my drawers of unpainted models (currently 917 of them!) and found this Bones model from the original … Continue reading

November 11, 2018 · 3 Comments

Magic Arena open beta review

Magic the Gathering Arena has emerged into open beta and is ready for general play. It’s a good way to play Magic if you previously played the game but find … Continue reading

October 14, 2018 · 6 Comments

Industrial terrain: small pipes

A small update on the industrial terrain here, as I have completed a set of small pipes: I enjoyed using the rust effects once again on one of the pieces. … Continue reading

October 7, 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

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

Twisted trees complete

I’ve completed another three of the Games Workshop’s wonderful plastic trees: Here they are on an ash wastes base so you can see what I’ve chosen the colour scheme I … Continue reading

August 25, 2018 · 8 Comments

Tablescapes Dungeons

My final outstanding miniatures Kickstarter has arrived today – the Tablescapes Dungeons. As with the original Tablescapes Kickstarter this one suffered from delays, most of which were avoidable. Second time … Continue reading

August 11, 2018 · 3 Comments