…5 Gooooolden Rings! ‘Tis the first week of Christmas, and time is scarce in the face of working at a shop and my sons birthday celebrations. But I have managed to squeeze some painting in now and then, resulting in these: First, a recap of how to deal with translucent minis: Clear minis […]Read More Shadows of 7 Sins and see-through minis
The minis from The Gluttony Expansion for The Others 7 Sins boardgame. The Avatar of Gluttony: aka The Greater Deamon of Bloated Body Horror. I call him Tetsuo. 40mm base. and his little mini me’s, the Abominations: I call them the six little pigs. 25mm bases. And the Controller of Gluttony […]Read More The Others 7 Sins: Gluttony.
That all these minis are Reaper Bones might just be a lie. Sorry about the bad pun there. The Vampiress Lady Illona by Mantic, a character from the cover art of the first edition rule book for Kings of War. I got this with the undead army I bought in the first KoW […]Read More Bones 3: Let Dead Dogs Lie
In the Shadows of Brimstone: City of the Ancients base game set, the otherworld the heroes travel to through the void portals they find down the dank mineshafts is the frozen Plataeu of Targa. This is a seemingly abandoned alien city locked in cold winter’s embrace. I like to think of it as akin to […]Read More Shadows of Brimstone: The Guardian of Targa
In the Others: 7 Sins, the agents of F.A.I.T.H. are fighting a losing fight against the encroaching forces of Sin, whose corruption already has manifested in large parts of the city’s remaining population…infesting all social strata from the very bottom to the very top. Such as The Mayor Your regular Dr Octopus. Colours of […]Read More More from The Others: 7 Sins and Shadows of Brimstone
Continuing the foray into the Shadows of Brimstone wave 1.5, we come to the Scafford Gang proper. This being the gang of betentacled mutant outlaws that also include the large Dark Stone Brutes from last post. Colonel Scafford himself heading up his gangers. The Scafford Gang are […]Read More Shadows of Brimstone: The Scafford Gang, Nun and Orphans
Travelling back to Shadows of Brimstone, the wierd west tentacular horror scifi mashup dungeon crawler! Beyond the base game sets there are loads of expansions to add to the game, thanks to the kickstarter blowing up beyond Flying Frogs wildest expectations. The delivery should have been August 2014 according to the KS campaign itself. The base […]Read More Shadows of Brimstone: Random Large Enemies
In the third Bones kickstarter, one of the dragons was made available in clear Bones material, in addition to the normal offwhite the Bones usually come in. Naturally, I opted for the clear one. Reiterating how to paint translucent minis: Clearly, it is nessecary to use paints that in themselves are translucent, such as inks […]Read More Bones 3: Kyphrixis the clear dragon
Nurgle has always been the Chaos power I found most appealing. With the advent of the Death Guard in the 40k 8th ed starter sets, I have started collecting a new 40k Death Guard army. Yeah, well. A massive fail of the willpower throw there. So I have been building loads of the new models, […]Read More Spreading the Disease: Classic Plaguebearers rebased and expanded
The Thing. Last seen on an Antarctic research station…At least that is what this makes me think of. So naturally, I painted it in fleshy tones to make is as horrid as can be. Strange plant life around here… Now, start rolling for Sanity Loss. 77521 Gravewailer Reaper miniatures Bones 3 KS Mythos […]Read More Reaper Bones 3: Gravewailer aka The Thing
From the Bones 3: Mythos expansion comes the “Camel w/ Pack”. Luckily, the pack-part is loose and fits quite snugly so it is not nessecary to glue it on. This turned out to be a really good thing, as I left the pack on it and went on a few days’ trip. When I came […]Read More Reaper Bones 3: Camel. The miniature, not the cigarettes.
Next up from the Conan Boardgame is the great Lion. After all, Conan needs something to comfort himself with in his royal court when he bears the jeweled crown of Aquilonia upon a troubled brow… This lion mini is significantly larger than the Bones lions I did the other day. Also a […]Read More Conan: King Conan’s Lion