Ok, lately I've been toying with some new concepts for creature design for a new alien race or two, for use in 15mm Sci-fi wargaming. Everytime I start this creative process, regardless of what the creature is going to be used for, a large sculpture or mask, an ornament or miniature, the brainstorm begins. This… Continue reading 15mm Miniature Creature Design basics
Well, it's been the moment I've been waiting for, the guys at Pendraken Miniatures have revealed that they plan on releasing their walking dead inspired range of modern zombies in 10mm scale! I myself have been thinking about the huge meta horde games I'm going to play with these wonderful little zomers! Sculpted by Phil… Continue reading Pendraken Preview new 10mm Modern Zombies!
BBC News - Horsemeat in Tesco burgers prompts apology in UK papers. Us in the UK will already be aware of the Tesco blunder that left some of their range of burgers with 33% horse meat. Yes its true that us Brits generally are reviled by the thought of eating old dobbin, but many around… Continue reading Tesco say sorry for feeding us horse meat in burgers!
Bug Hunt Corridors by Fantasy Arc — Kickstarter. It would seem that 122 of you out there agree with me, when we talk about these brilliant scifi scenics. Of the total raised thus far, they have exceeded the expected $6,000 goal and stand at a whopping $29,006 and still will raise more within the timeframe… Continue reading Bug Hunt Corridors KS smashes $6,000 goal with 21 days left!
WYRMWOOD: An Aussie Zombie Film | Indiegogo. So, as I'm doing recaps on the various KS and Indiegogo campaigns we have been observing, I knew this one would be a success. Wyrmwood is a post apoc zombie movie in the same vein as Mad Max and being Australian, it shares its fine pedigree. With 32… Continue reading WYRMWOOD: Indiegogo update
Museum of Dungeons & Dragons | Indiegogo. UPDATE: Can you remember the D&D Museum on Indiegogo? Well, it was quite an ambitious plan to preserve the early stuff from the days of Gygax and co, in a purpose built centre. They were asking for a whopping $150,00 for the project, which did seem quite steep… Continue reading Museum of Dungeons & Dragons Indiegogo, Crowdfunding no show?
Tabletop Towns. by Julian G Hicks — Kickstarter. So, yet another kickstarter, this time with table top terrain designed to fold flat for easy storage and transport, these 28mm buildings are what seems to be constructed in box style and taken down in much the same way you would a cardboard packet, and I assume… Continue reading Will Tabletop Towns Kickstarter proove to be a box of delights?
BMP-1 Paper Model (Enhanced LoD) - Paper Forge | Modern Vehicles | Wargame Vault. I love papermodels, they are the cheap and cheerful cousins of plastic kits, with the added bonus of the ability to keep churning them out just for the cost of card & ink. There are plenty of useful ones around with… Continue reading Paper Forge BMP1 tank at Wargame Vault
BBC - Newsbeat - Release date for Jurassic Park 4 confirmed by Universal. Fans of Jurassic park should be stoked at this news, as another film is in the works. Its about time they finally got off their butts and got around to it after years of faffing about. No real details of cast or… Continue reading Release date for Jurassic Park 4 confirmed
Bug Hunt Corridors by Fantasy Arc — Kickstarter. I would sell my grandma for a set of these! Seriously, these are way cool scenics being offered on KS at the moment. The point is I really would have to sell my Granny, or an organ to afford enough to get a full enough set! They… Continue reading Bug Hunt Corridors by Fantasy Arc Kickstarter