Scent of a Gamer

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

Cursed City complete

I painted the two remaining models during the week, and now the whole Cursed City box is complete! Painted within a year of purchase is good by my usual standards. … Continue reading

March 20, 2022 · 20 Comments

Cursed City: Torgillius

This guy is the chamberlain of the city, and so carries around a lit candle for some reason. There’s a lot going on with this model. He has stocks with … Continue reading

March 13, 2022 · 6 Comments

Cursed City: Radukar

I’ve painted the final boss of the Cursed City boxed set: Radukar himself: For Radukar I used a mix of Contrast Paints and regular acrylics. With Radukar completed, I have … Continue reading

March 6, 2022 · 6 Comments

Cursed City returns… for a while

The Cursed City game from Games Workshop that vanished so curiously has now returned, but only for a limited time. For the next two weeks, the game will be available … Continue reading

March 5, 2022 · 4 Comments

Cursed City : Nightguard

I have painted the two ogre zombies from Cursed City, whose full title is Kosargi Nightguard. Sure. I decided to break out the regular acrylics for most of these , … Continue reading

February 27, 2022 · 5 Comments

Cursed City: Vyrkos Blood-born

I’ve painted the three lesser vampires of the Cursed City box: These three are my favourite models from the box, next to the city guard. I like the dynamic poses, … Continue reading

February 20, 2022 · 10 Comments

Cursed City: Gorslav

The latest character I have finished from the Cursed City box is Gorslav the Gravekeeper: In keeping with my current practise this was painted almost entirely with Contrast paints, the … Continue reading

February 19, 2022 · 10 Comments

Cursed City: vargskyr

I have painted the largest model from the Cursed City box set using almost all Contrast Paints: The non-contrast part is the dot of red on each eye. I also … Continue reading

February 12, 2022 · 8 Comments

Cursed City: Halgrim

Since I have painted the city guard, it made sense to paint their captain right afterwards: I used the same paint techniques on Halgrim as I did on the guard, … Continue reading

February 5, 2022 · 5 Comments

Cursed City: hanged men

These two models came to bad ends in the cursed city:

January 29, 2022 · 8 Comments

Cursed City: city guard, part 2

I have now completed the second five city guard, in the same colour scheme as the others. Although measuring by the eye means these cloaks are a slightly different shade … Continue reading

January 23, 2022 · 4 Comments

Cursed City: city guard, part 1

I have completed the first five city guard models from the Cursed City box and had a lot of fun painting these: These were again almost entirely contrast paints, the … Continue reading

January 16, 2022 · 13 Comments

Cursed City: zombies, part 2

I have finished the second five zombies from the Cursed City box: So fiddly, so glad I won’t be painting any more of these models. I had some fun with … Continue reading

January 9, 2022 · 8 Comments

Cursed City: zombies, part 1

I have completed the first five zombies from the Cursed City box, and they have a lot of fiddly detail about them: Okay so those coffin tops on their backs … Continue reading

January 1, 2022 · 10 Comments

I knew you’d come crawling back

It’s official: the Cursed City box will be coming back to shelves in 2022. You can hold fire on those overpriced eBay copies as you will soon be able to … Continue reading

December 21, 2021 · 8 Comments

Cursed City: Cleona

The latest character I have tackled goes by the same of Cleona Zeitengale. She’s the Cassandra of the setting, who warned against the coming cataclysm, was ignored, and is now … Continue reading

December 18, 2021 · 10 Comments

Cursed City: bats

I took a break from painting the character models from the Cursed City to paint the bat swarms: These swarms were almost 100% Contrast Paints – only the candles were … Continue reading

December 12, 2021 · 4 Comments

Cursed City: Darrock

The latest hero I have painted from the Cursed City set is Jelsen Darrock: Judging from his equipment, hunting vampires is definitely his thing. he’s come to the right city!

November 27, 2021 · 8 Comments

Cursed City: Brutogg

I have painted the Ogre adventurer from the Cursed City box, who goes by the name of Brutogg Corpse-Eater. No doubt that’s an old family name, and the Corpse-Eaters have … Continue reading

November 20, 2021 · 7 Comments

Cursed City: Dagnai

The latest hero of the Cursed City to be painted in Dagnai Holdenstock, and yes, I did have to look up his name on the box. With Dagnai, I started … Continue reading

November 6, 2021 · 2 Comments