Scent of a Gamer

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

Troll in the dungeon!

This figure is the last of my ‘neglected models’ series. Like the Wight, I received this as an extra for a Crowdfunding campaign. This Willy Miniatures troll was intended for … Continue reading

June 12, 2022 · 6 Comments

Blood Bowl wight

This metal figure was one of two bonus figures I received after backing the Willy Miniatures chaos team crowdfunding campaign. The other figure, a troll, is also on this final … Continue reading

June 7, 2022 · 8 Comments

Blood Bowl chaos champion

I reported my Blood Bowl chaos team as being complete back in 2013, but there was one model I didn’t paint, as I had no use for the champion figure. … Continue reading

April 1, 2022 · 2 Comments

Once upon a Wednesday #4: Blood Bowl Chaos

I finished this project in December of 2013: a Chaos team for Blood Bowl. I picked this team up in a Kickstarter; they were delivered 3 or 4 months after … Continue reading

April 1, 2020 · 6 Comments

Chaos Pact Blood Bowl team from Willy Miniatures

I found this late, but there are still three days remaining as I write this: Willy Miniatures has a Chaos Pact team available on Kickstarter. As with their earlier Chaos … Continue reading

July 2, 2017

Willy Miniatures human team

I was idly browsing Kickstarter (as you do) when I spotted some miniatures from a company I recognised. It’s been three years (!) since I bought the chaos team from … Continue reading

June 5, 2016

Willy Miniatures Vampire Team

It’s been a little over a year since I picked up their Chaos Team, and Willy Miniatures have come back to Indiegogo for another fantasy football team. This time it’s … Continue reading

April 20, 2014

Chaos Team Complete

With the Minotaur finished, the chaos fantasy football team from Willy Miniatures is now complete. It’s a great set of models, and I had a lot of fun painting them. … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · 3 Comments

Chaos Team Update 3

A short update for a large model – the Minotaur for the chaos fantasy football team is now finished. I painted him in a scheme that is the same as … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Chaos Team update 2

The four warriors are done, and quicker than I had expected too. They have been painted up in bronze and brass armour, with an orange motif to connect them to … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

On the Tray 6

On the tray this month; the other half of the Willy Miniatures fantasy football chaos team. Four warriors and a minotaur. The warriors have had their armour done, but still … Continue reading

October 12, 2013

Chaos Team update 1

I’ve completed half of the Willy Miniatures Chaos team for fantasy football games, that half being the beastmen. Very high quality metal models that painted up nicely if I say … Continue reading

October 5, 2013 · 2 Comments

On the tray 5

It’s been a while, but here is the painting tray as it now stands. It features the entire Willy Miniatures fantasy football team, placed there to encourage me to paint … Continue reading

August 10, 2013

On the Tray 4

A smaller image for this month’s On the Tray (it appears to be monthly now). ¬†Sitting here are the newly undercoated Willy Miniatures team, which I intend to start painting … Continue reading

June 8, 2013

Miniatures Review: Willy Miniatures Chaos Team

The Chaos fantasy foot ball team from Willy miniatures consists of beastmen, chaos warriors, a Minotaur  and assorted star players. If you play Games Workshop’s Blood Bowl, it is a very … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

A Weakness for Willy… Miniatures

So I picked up a new fantasy football team, in spite of the fact that I rarely play Blood Bowl, unless it’s the computer game version. Willy Miniatures have come … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · 1 Comment