Terrain Workshop: The Oggum settlement (part 1)

Well, it's been a while in the making, but here is a mostly done terrain set up specially for my Grinning Skull Oggum (oggam) figures. I've been meaning to take some pictures for ages, but haven't got round to it until now. My inside lighting is rather poor, so I try to take advantage of… Continue reading Terrain Workshop: The Oggum settlement (part 1)

Grinning Skull Miniatures: FAQ Session

I get asked a lot of questions about the Grinning Skull range, and with that in mind, I'd like to clear up a few points that have been addressed to me on the web and in person. Of course this is just a cross cut of some of the more frequent ones I have been… Continue reading Grinning Skull Miniatures: FAQ Session

Grinning Skull Miniatures: Greens, greens everywhere etc, etc..

Howdy all, just got around to showing off a few more greens I've been doing over the last few weeks, these lot are virtually done, however I might do a few minor additions/alterations to small aspects until I'm happy enough with em'! I finally got to finish the Draxxion battle group from before. As you… Continue reading Grinning Skull Miniatures: Greens, greens everywhere etc, etc..

Grinning Skull Miniatures: My growing Oggam warhosts…

Although the title of this post, does sound a bit like some kind of medical condition, I can assure you even so my Oggams have been growing, I'm not in any pain!! Seriously though (Well, not too serious...) I just wanted to show you my warbands being prepared for some WAR PIGS playtesting, I still… Continue reading Grinning Skull Miniatures: My growing Oggam warhosts…

Ion Age reborn! Great news from Alternative Armies and 15mm.co.uk!

I just wanted to reblog the latest news from AA and 15mm.co.uk, a great bit of welcome news for us 15mm gamers especially, with a relaunch of their Ion Age universe. Anyway, I'll let the them explain in their own words rather than me have a go and possibly cocking it up! Today is a… Continue reading Ion Age reborn! Great news from Alternative Armies and 15mm.co.uk!

Miniature Design: Thoughts on the Oggam Militia

The time has come for me to start to think about some more additions to the Oggam, mainly for ideas pertaining to more Empire of Og troops. Sure, I know that there are plenty of light infantry troopers, but with quite a few people asking about how suitable the oggam would be for Duke Nukem… Continue reading Miniature Design: Thoughts on the Oggam Militia

Happy Birthday Grinning Skull! A year old Today!!

Well, its been a year since I launched this site, so officially its our birthday here at the Grinning Skull, and the oggam too!! It's been an interesting time, I've learnt plenty of new skills in this past year, and I've had a blast with the blog (Which has learnt me to focus and concentrate… Continue reading Happy Birthday Grinning Skull! A year old Today!!

Grinning Skull Miniatures: Latest Greens preview

So I thought that you might like to see what I have been working on for the latest additions to the range, some are part sets (like the draxxion and the oggbot, and others are done. As ever, please feel free to comment, add suggestions or any questions you'd like to ask about any aspect… Continue reading Grinning Skull Miniatures: Latest Greens preview

It’s time to open the Book of the Draxxion!

A while ago a few of us were working on a campaign system and universe for 15mm gamers to inhabit and allow cross overs from the different scifi 15mm manufacturers miniatures with other games and rulesets, and so forth. The project stalled, probably due to the amount of work it would have taken over time… Continue reading It’s time to open the Book of the Draxxion!

So, what’s what in the new Grinning Skull range? (Part 2)

Ok, part two in the guide to the latest Grinning Skull releases at 15mm.co.uk! GRN13: League of Anthracks Fire warrior. The Fire warriors of the moon of Tor are total fanatics, hence the tall pointed cultist attire. They carry a burner with attatched gas tanks and proceed with the LOA troops to provide flamer support.… Continue reading So, what’s what in the new Grinning Skull range? (Part 2)