Scent of a Gamer

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

The Void of Knowledge in the 3D Printing Tabletop Space — Crazmadsci

February 7, 2022 I started 3D printing for tabletop gaming in 2018 and every day I am blown away by how much the hobby has grown. The community of hobbyists … Continue reading

February 9, 2022 · 2 Comments

Experiments with 3D printing and clear resin

Geek Gaming Scenics put up this video showcasing some experiments in using clear resin, alcohol-based inks, and 3d printing: I’m finding this endlessly fascinating as there’s always something new in … Continue reading

November 30, 2021 · 2 Comments

This seems relevant to my interests

Luke from Geek Gaming scenics has put up a new video showcasing the process of 3D printing and then painting and basing an entire army. As I get towards the … Continue reading

August 7, 2021 · 4 Comments

Cursed City conversions with Dana Howl

Dana Howl’s latest video is on the subject of the Cursed City, but not simply unboxing or looking at the models and rules. This video is partially a continuation of … Continue reading

April 15, 2021

Dana Howl’s first week of 3D printing

Dana Howl has put up an interesting video for people like me still sitting on the fence of getting a 3D printer but leaning slowly forwards. It goes through a … Continue reading

April 3, 2021

3D printing, piracy, and Games Workshop

Midwinter Minis posted an interesting and provocative video a couple of weeks ago. I didn’t respond right away, because I wanted to take my time and think about it. I … Continue reading

March 20, 2021 · 25 Comments

A year’s use of 3D printers

As I continue dithering over whether to leap into buying a 3D printer, this video from Geek Gaming Scenics was well-timed. Here’s Luke talks about his experiences with various models … Continue reading

March 6, 2021 · 4 Comments

Using 3D printers to boost your painting

This YouTube video from Geek Gaming jumped into my feed a few days ago. I liked Luke’s take on 3D printers. He freely admits they are a bit fiddly at … Continue reading

January 29, 2021 · 2 Comments

3D printing and adoption

3D printing is rapidly approaching the point where it will gain traction in the mass market, or be forever relegated to a niche hobbyist toy. Sean is currently writing a … Continue reading

January 24, 2021 · 14 Comments

3D Printing Wargame Fantasies — On Sean’s Table

3D printing the superb Hexton Hills terrain tiles. Move over plastic! Resin printing is here. 3D Printing Wargame Fantasies — On Sean’s Table Fresh on the heels of my own thinking … Continue reading

January 15, 2021 · 9 Comments

I should probably get a 3D printer

It had to happen sometime. I have been keeping a keen eye on developments in the world of 3D printing for many years now. I’m not an early adopter by … Continue reading

January 5, 2021 · 27 Comments