Scent of a Gamer

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

Scibor dwarf

This is the only miniature I own from the Scibor range of resin miniatures. These days the model has been entirely overtaken by 3d print models, and honestly doesn’t stack … Continue reading

May 24, 2022 · 9 Comments

Dwarf adventurers

I bought these Dwarf fighter models from Oathsworn Miniatures earlier this year. Ultimately I want to reach the point where any miniature I buy can realistically be painted within six … Continue reading

May 14, 2022 · 4 Comments

The last dwarf

In Febraury 2019, almost two years ago now, I completed my Middle Earth dwarfs, which consisted of a couple of metal models and a box of rangers. Back in the … Continue reading

January 8, 2022 · 8 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

The camera revisits: Blood Bowl Chaos Dwarfs

Another early project which could benefit from new photography is my Blood Bowl Chaos dwarf team. These classic figures fit nicely on the new board, and if they look a … Continue reading

June 21, 2020 · 4 Comments

Once upon a Wednesday: Blood Bowl Chaos Dwarfs

Chaos Dwarfs have long been my favourite Blood Bowl team. I like the disparity of the powerful Bull Centaurs with terrible Agility, the stout chaos dwarf blockers and the forgettable … Continue reading

April 22, 2020 · 7 Comments

Foul Play #10 — bigbossredskullz

Ye all behold – even more painted models within a month?! Foul Play #10 — bigbossredskullz Check out this awesome chaos dwarf team from bigbossredskullz, and check out the rest of … Continue reading

February 4, 2020

Middle Earth dwarfs complete

The final batch of 7 dwarf rangers in their snow scheme is now complete. It’s 7 because although the models come in boxes of 24 (actually I think it’s 12 … Continue reading

February 3, 2019 · 2 Comments

Middle Earth Dwarfs, update 2

My painting of the Dwarf rangers from Games Workshop’s Middle Earth range continues. Here’s another eight, again in their winter greys, on pre-made bases. The final 7 will get done … Continue reading

January 19, 2019 · 2 Comments

Blood Bowl Dwarf team complete

With the pair of slayers finally finished, the Blood Bowl Dwarf team is now done: I rebased the team to make it look as though they are playing Dungeonbowl rather … Continue reading

April 8, 2018 · 3 Comments

Blood Bowl Dwarf team

The Dwarf Giants team for Blood Bowl is here, and I’m here too to show you what’s inside! The box The box makes it nice and clear exactly what you … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · 2 Comments

Fantasy Heroes update 7: Grombrindal

Just one fantasy hero painted this time; Grombrindal, god-incarnate of the Dwarfs in Warhammer. You can read more about him here. This model of Grombrinal, also known as the White … Continue reading

January 28, 2017

Bones update 2

The first four Bones models are painted, and I thought it went rather well. The material, though soft, takes paint very well. It retains its softness after painting, so there … Continue reading

September 7, 2013 · 1 Comment