Scent of a Gamer

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

Terrain showcase: fantasy

This set of terrain is less co-ordinated than my science fiction collection. The bulk is painted in a desert scheme, starting again with 16 tablescapes tiles: Here they are in … Continue reading

January 20, 2019 · 14 Comments

MtG artists: Anna Steinbauer

Anna Steinbauer started illustrating magic cards in the 2015 Magic origins set, and since then has produced many more illustrations for the game. Here are five of my favourites: This … Continue reading

December 29, 2018 · 4 Comments

ArtStation stop: Piotr Foksowicz

I enjoy dark fantasy art, and my most recent ArtStation discovery in that area is Pio Foks, or Piotr Foksowicz to uses his proper name. His gallery is a feast … Continue reading

February 18, 2018 · 2 Comments

ArtStation stop: Dima Zasimovich

Dima Zasimovich has a wide range of work viewable through ArtStation. Many of the works there are single undead figures, but other subjects and landscapes are on display too. Here … Continue reading

February 10, 2018 · 2 Comments

MtG artists: James Ryman

James Ryman has quietly illustrated almost 100 Magic cards over the last few years. By the time you read this article, he may well have passed that milestone. You may … Continue reading

January 27, 2018

Art gallery: Hallowe’en

With October 31 approaching I decided to take a look back through the images I’ve featured on this blog over the years, and pull out some of the spookier, creepier, … Continue reading

October 29, 2017

Birds for scale

When illustrating fantasy art, people often find themselves having to draw creatures that are well fantastical. But then how to show that what you are drawing is a giant, or a … Continue reading

May 7, 2017 · 2 Comments