Scent of a Gamer

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

Dark Age archers complete

I’ve completed the final 8 levy archers for SAGA. Dark Age is an obsolete term these days, so I guess these are more correctly referred to as early Medieval archers. … Continue reading

April 22, 2017 · 5 Comments

Dark Age Archers update 2

Another 8 archers are now complete, and the force is starting to come together. With games of SAGA in mind, I am painting them in two groups of 12. Team … Continue reading

March 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

Dark Age Archers update 1

I’ve completed the first third of 24 archers for SAGA. When complete these will be 2 units of levy archers for various lists. These are from Gripping Beast, on round … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · 5 Comments

Saga of the Northmen on Kickstarter

A board game Kickstarter caught my eye. Saga of the Northmen, from Minion Games, is a game for 2-4 players where you take on the role of viking raiders. Playing … Continue reading

September 24, 2016

Xmas models 2015

Merry Christmas everyone! Like many gamers I am in the habit of saying “eh, some models, I guess…” in response to the “what would you like for Christmas?” questions. This … Continue reading

December 26, 2015

SAGA Revenants update 1

I’ve completed the first 12 of 48 metal revenants for SAGA. While they took a little longer than I had expected, I’m happy with how they turned out. More importantly … Continue reading

December 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Walking Dread: a review of the SAGA Revenants faction

The Revenants are a new faction for SAGA historical gaming. In this case the historical side is drawn from myths prevalent in Europe from 800-1000. This is an army of … Continue reading

May 16, 2015 · 6 Comments