Scent of a Gamer

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

Duncan’s zombies

I painted my own zombies using contrast paints a few months ago. I liked the results, but it’s always good to see alternate options for zombie skin. Also, these deadwalker … Continue reading

June 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

Blanchitsu with Duncan

Duncan Rhodes is the latest painter to have a go at the Blanchitsu style. The style is about replicating the work on blanche, either literally or thematically, in tabletop models, … Continue reading

May 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Duncan paints Iron Warriors

Duncan Rhodes has a new video up, this one deals with painting the Iron Warriors of Warhammer 40,000. He puts some interesting touches on the model, which for me raise … Continue reading

May 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

Duncan paints Sigvald

Following from last week’s sextet of Sigvalds, Duncan Rhodes has painted one as well. What I enjoyed about this video is that Duncan breaks down how to paint the model … Continue reading

March 10, 2021 · Leave a comment

Duncan visits Heroforge

I haven’t visited Heroforge in well over a year, so I was pleasantly surprised by how the website has come along in recent times. In tis video, Duncan visits the … Continue reading

March 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

What Duncan wishes he knew

Duncan Rhodes (ex-Games Workshop and now of his own miniature painting academy) has posted a great video for people who are painitng models. It’s a list of the 6 things … Continue reading

September 1, 2020 · 3 Comments

Duncan Rhodes Painting Academy goes live

I received the email at the week-end: the Duncan Rhodes Painting Academy website is now live. The Academy is selling memberships at £3.99 per month. As a non-member I’m not … Continue reading

March 30, 2020 · 3 Comments

Duncan in a galaxy far, far away

Duncan Rhodes Painting Academy has launched another how-to-paint video, and this one signals a willingness to move away from Games Workshop. The stormtrooper – from Fantasy Flight’s Star Wars Legion … Continue reading

March 15, 2020 · 4 Comments

Duncan’s Back

This video popped up on YouTube very recently and caused much rejoicing among fans of Duncan Rhodes, recently of Games Workshop. Notice the logo on Duncan’s t-shirt? This speaks of … Continue reading

March 5, 2020 · 7 Comments

Duncan Rhodes

Some news broke over Christmas; Duncan Rhodes has left Games Workshop. Duncan has become something of a celebrity in this era of the ‘new’ Games Workshop. As the company entered … Continue reading

January 11, 2020 · 22 Comments