Scent of a Gamer

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

Cursed City Rising

Dana Howl posted a new video to YouTube where she paints the Cursed City skeletons to great effect. She also talks about why she didn’t feel like painting these figures … Continue reading

July 18, 2021 · Leave a comment

The unpainted pile of Dana Howl

YouTuber Dana Howl went through her pile of unpainted miniatures recently, and the final figure was high indeed. As my own pile has reduced over the past few years form … Continue reading

June 10, 2021 · 6 Comments

Army planning with Dana Howl

Dana Howl is one of six participants in a group project to build and paint Warhammer armies based around the 6th edition of the game. In this video she talks … Continue reading

May 20, 2021 · 2 Comments

Dana Howl’s city build

Like a lot of content creators, Dana Howl was caught unawares by the Cursed City’s abrupt and curious disappearance, with scheduled videos now being released for a non-existent game. However … Continue reading

May 6, 2021 · Leave a comment

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 · Leave a comment

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 · Leave a comment

Painting Morathi with Dana Howl

This was posted earlier in the week by Dana Howl, and I found it a very interesting a relaxing video to watch. Dana mentioned in her review of taking a … Continue reading

January 31, 2021 · Leave a comment

Lessons of 2020 with Dana Howl

Dana Howl put up an very interesting video, reviewing her channel’s performance in 2020, and sharing some things she wishes she knew before starting. I’ve always been a fan of … Continue reading

January 16, 2021 · 3 Comments

Midwinter Minis versus Dana Howl

Midwinter Minis and Dana Howl – two YouTube channels that I love. They are about to start collaborating, and their challenge is to swap painting styles for a miniature project. … Continue reading

October 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Neon Necrons

Dana Howl is painting her way through the Warhammer 40,000 boxed set and her approach to the Necrons caught my eye. Taking inspiration from cyberpunk films and books, and modern … Continue reading

August 31, 2020 · 3 Comments

See the little goblin

Dana Howl’s recent video is an interesting look at her entire painting technique, from beginning to end. She starts with a goblin loonboss (older players like me would call it … Continue reading

July 21, 2020

Miniature painting with Dana Howl

A couple of new miniature painting videos popped up in my YouTube suggestions recently. Unlike other such suggestions, this one was useful and welcome! Dana Howl goes through some intermediate … Continue reading

November 9, 2019 · 6 Comments