Scent of a Gamer

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

A Verry Perry army, update 1

Today (fathers’ day in Australia) I had the afternoon to myself. Having received paint brushes as a gift I was looking to make immediate use of them. While looking under … Continue reading

September 3, 2017 · 3 Comments

Battle for Angelus Prime at Warhammer World

The Battle for Angelus Prime is by far the largest display at Warhammer World. It occupies and entire room. As you move through the exhibition area, the door takes you … Continue reading

September 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Necromunda contents revealed

The Warhammer-Community website has a post up showing the box contents of the forthcoming Necromunda game, and here they are: So my first thoughts are that I’ve saved myself the … Continue reading

September 2, 2017 · 4 Comments

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

Following instructions for shiny results

Among the many things I have never done as a miniatures painted is the ‘shiny’ coloured power armour I see sometimes on Space Marines and the like. That all changed … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Spartan Games ceases trading

A post went up on the Spartan Games site earlier today indicating that the company will no longer be trading. Spartan Games are responsible for titles including Dystopian Wars, Uncharted … Continue reading

August 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

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