Scent of a Gamer

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

Once upon a Wednesday: abandoned projects

Last month I painted Feora, a war machine character. It’s been some time since I last painted a character from this range. In 2014, I painted another character from the … Continue reading

September 2, 2020 · 3 Comments

Feora, protector of the flame

My history with War Machine was a short one. I picked up an army, played a few games, and decided it wasn’t for me. One of the few models remaining … Continue reading

August 15, 2020 · 10 Comments

Divining games sales

I’ve talked about the latest sales charts for non-collectable miniatures as recorded by ICv2. There is also a discussion going on at Quirkworthy. I decided to engage in a game … Continue reading

August 23, 2014 · 5 Comments

Menoth Reinforcements update 2

Painting models for War Machine is very much a one-at-a-time process for me. To get into the game I bought an entire Menoth army, and I am slowly adding more … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

War Machine: Vengeance Review

Vengeance is the latest expansion book for War Machine. To Privateer Press, the publisher, it is more than that. The book begins with a call to arms from the company … Continue reading

March 30, 2014

The Birthday Haul

I turned 41 in 2014, and my regression to childhood continues at a steady pace, as you can see here. A Magic card set, a War Machine book and miniature, … Continue reading

March 22, 2014 · 3 Comments

Who’s the Boss of Warmachine?

This week-end I attended a very different tournament for Privateer Press’ War Machine and Hordes game system. In each of these games, your army leader (called a Warcaster or Warlock … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · 1 Comment

Menoth Reinforcements update 1

I have a 50-odd point Menoth force for War Machine, but I painted none of it myself. It was painted by someone else and to a great standard. This has … Continue reading

January 27, 2014