Scent of a Gamer

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

Bones necromancer and friend

I painted a duo of Bones models recently; a necromancer and mummy, both from the original Bones Kickstarter. They make for a contrasting pair, with the necromancer in rather gaudy … Continue reading

October 20, 2019 · 4 Comments

Age of Magic faction review: Undead Legions

The Archetype More than any other list, this one is straightforward. Whether skeletons or zombies, this list is for you. Vampires their human slaves and swarms of bats or insects … Continue reading

July 27, 2019 · 5 Comments

Bones update 34: the haunting

My experiments with glowing undead are over for now, with these three new additions to the line: I picked a poor background as the lich lord on the right has … Continue reading

April 20, 2019 · 10 Comments

Bones update 33: triple glow

A trio of undead models in this update, again painted with GW’s painted Nighthaunt Gloom and Hexwraith Flame: The left and centre models are from the Bones I Kickstarter and … Continue reading

April 13, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bones update 32: that undead glow

I completed a pair of models from the Bones I Kickstarter: For these models I used the new(ish) technical paints from Games Workshop, Hexwraith Flame (the green) and Nighthaunt Gloom … Continue reading

April 6, 2019 · 7 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

Lorehammer: Vlad and Isabella von Carstein

In haunted Sylvania, and old twisted lord lay dying, cursing gods and men alike. His name was Otto von Drak and he was the latest in a line of truly … Continue reading

September 4, 2016

Lorehammer: the rise and fall and rise and fall of Nagash, part 1

Welcome back to Lorehammer. This is the first of a two-part series covering the origins of one of Warhammer’s most powerful beings, the dread sorcerer Nagash. (Note there is a … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

Renaissance undead

I didn’t realise this project was for a fantasy football team until I questioned why the models were coming in certain quantities. 8 zombies? 2 mummies? Why would you…oh. Then … Continue reading

February 7, 2016 · 4 Comments