Scent of a Gamer

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

Troll in the dungeon!

This figure is the last of my ‘neglected models’ series. Like the Wight, I received this as an extra for a Crowdfunding campaign. This Willy Miniatures troll was intended for … Continue reading

June 12, 2022 · 6 Comments

Dungeonbowl chests

As far as the countdown to zero unpainted models goes, these chests are a gift. That’s six fewer models remaining! There are now more freebies like this though. I gave … Continue reading

June 11, 2022 · 8 Comments

Dungeonbowl portals painted

I’ve painted the Dungeonbowl portals. After considering how I might approach these, I decided on a fairly straightforward scheme. Contrast black and grey for the stone, followed by contrast Turquoise … Continue reading

June 3, 2022 · 3 Comments

Dungeonbowl team review: Heavens

The College of Heavens has the the fewest available players of any college. It is listed last in the Dungeonbowl book and feels like an afterthought. If you own a … Continue reading

January 20, 2022 · 1 Comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Beasts

The College of Beasts is where you will find most of the big guys from various Blood Bowl teams. The end result is a Chaos Chosen team with different big … Continue reading

January 19, 2022 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Life

The College of Life provides a broad and deep roster, with the most player options of any college along with a variety in the types of player available to their … Continue reading

January 18, 2022 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Death

The College of Death consists of the two undead teams from Blood Bowl. In this roster you will find the entire Shambling Undead list along with most of the Necromantic … Continue reading

January 13, 2022 · 1 Comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Light

The College of Light provides you with a complete Elven Union roster with some additional human options. For coaches who already have an Elven Union Blood Bowl team, this college … Continue reading

January 12, 2022 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Fire

The College of Fire provides an interesting mix of Dwarfs and Ogres to produce a team that can pack a punch, but won’t be the fastest in the dungeon. Complete … Continue reading

January 11, 2022 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Metal

Owners of the Blood Bowl 2016 or 2020 boxed sets will gravitate to the College of Metal, as many of the players are present in this roster. This result is … Continue reading

January 7, 2022 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl team review: Shadow

The College of Shadow allows you to blend the Dark Elf and Skaven teams together without having to worry about pesky Animosity rules like you do in regular Blood Bowl. … Continue reading

January 6, 2022 · Leave a comment

Taking Blood Bowl teams into Dungeonbowl

Players of Blood Bowl looking to transfer their teams across to play Dungeonbowl may find the process easy, tricky, or impossible depending on their team. Not all Blood Bowl teams … Continue reading

January 4, 2022 · 3 Comments

Dungeonbowl rules: first impressions

Games Workshop have released their first boxed Dungeonbowl game since the 1980s, but how does it play compared with the games of today? After taking a read through the rulebook … Continue reading

December 23, 2021 · 6 Comments

Dungeonbowl team rosters revealed

I hope you didn’t get too carried away with the first release of the team rosters for Dungeonbowl. Those first guides may have given the impression you could take any … Continue reading

November 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl for Christmas!

we received confirmation at the weekend that the leaked catalogue pages were correct, and Dungeonbowl will be released in time for Christmas 2021. So if the boxed set appeals to … Continue reading

November 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Dungeonbowl team lists revealed

Classic Dungeonbowl was a game organised by the wizards of the Warhammer World, and broadcast via crystal ball to venues all over. Some of that classic flavour is retained in … Continue reading

November 18, 2021 · 1 Comment

Dungeonbowl for Christmas?

Following on from the recent official announcement, a leaked page of a Christmas catalogue in North America shows that Dungeonbowl should be available for Christmas 2021 buyers. The listed price … Continue reading

November 10, 2021 · 3 Comments

Dungeonbowl!

Dungeonbowl is coming back… shortly. The game was previewed over the week-end, and the usual gap between a boxed game preview and its release seems to hang around the 3 … Continue reading

November 2, 2021 · 3 Comments