Scent of a Gamer

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

Warhammer 40,000 chaos warband name generator

With the release of Dark Imperium we have seen plenty of Primaris Space Marines on the table. The other, less shiny, side of the coin are all the Chaos armies … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · 7 Comments

Where it all began

I came across this image on tumblr recently and suffered from immediate flashbacks. But flashbacks of the good kind. This is the image that got me into wargaming I don’t … Continue reading

August 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

My gamer’s journey

It all began with Battlecars, a very old board game by Games Workshop. I’d played other games before of course, the usual chess, draughts, Monopoly. I was already a gamer, … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Lorehammer: the Southlands

The Southlands are very different to the other three lands in the forthcoming Total War: Warhammer 2. The area was never fully fleshed out in the game world to the … Continue reading

May 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lorehammer: Ulthuan

The land of Ulthuan lies in the ocean between the Old World and Naggaroth. Shaped like an inverted horseshoe this land is home to the High Elves. Like much of … Continue reading

May 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

The hills have knives: Naggaroth

Naggaroth, the land of Chill. A ruined landscape of rocky shards, blasted trees and black, icy pools where swimming is not recommended. It was to this land that the Dark … Continue reading

April 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

I hope you like green: a traveller’s guide to Lustria

Hail there, brave treasure-seeker! Are you bored with the Old World? Sick of trudging through damp fields to find old barrow-mounds? Have you ever wished to seek treasure in warmer … Continue reading

April 16, 2017 · 1 Comment