Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the Dead; Necropolis Obelisk

Ok, so finally I found the photos for this episode of Grim's Dungeons of Doom; Realm of the dead. This article, we are going to make some Necropolis Obelisks or tomb marker type monuments, these will match the rest of the other dungeon set and work well as standalone pieces in their own right. As… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the Dead; Necropolis Obelisk

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the Dead; Metal railed walls.

This time in the realm of the dead themed terrain set, we are going to tackle some simple metal railed walls, using an easy to find and mostly free material, packaging foam. Sorry about the delay in the latest installment of Grim's Dungeons of Doom, I must say that I have been taken up with… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the Dead; Metal railed walls.

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the dead; Opening Cemetery Gates.

It's Saturday, and that means it's yet another post for Grim's Dungeons of Doom, that being of the advanced (but still quite easy) version of the cemetery gateway, actual opening gates. I have tried to use alternatives methods and materials to give you some different ideas that you can take away and adapt for your… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Realm of the dead; Opening Cemetery Gates.

4xD: Paint it grey; The Monotone Monologue

Now, there must be some of you out there thinking to yourselves that I seem to favour the colour grey quite a bit. Maybe it may be a subliminal reflection upon myself and my psyche, but there is method in my madness. Sure, I have to admit that a great deal of my terrain work… Continue reading 4xD: Paint it grey; The Monotone Monologue

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Modular Scooby-Doo-esque wooden stairs…

Well, I hope that the new year is treating you all well, and that you enjoyed your festivities. I'm back with another Grim's Dungeons of Doom article/tutorial this time dealing with some rickety old wooden stairs to connect your upper levels and platform risers to the rest of your other components we've already dealt with.… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Modular Scooby-Doo-esque wooden stairs…

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Rising up, Easy level Riser tiles for your set up!

  Today's Grim's Dungeons of Doom tutorial is another dead easy one, level riser tiles to elevate your dungeon to a higher level! These simple to make tiles will add an extra dimension to your set ups, and will create much more options when making your set-ups. All you'll need for this structural addition to… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Rising up, Easy level Riser tiles for your set up!

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Dem bones, Dem bones: Bone Pile Respawner Markers

In this edition of Grim's Dungeons of Doom, we are going to deal with the creation of bone piles for our mini dungeon. These can be used as debris or even better (as I plan on doing) as undead respawn markers. Every respectable dungeon should have a few of these to warn those pesky adventurer… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Dem bones, Dem bones: Bone Pile Respawner Markers

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Restore 2 Stamina; Miniature provision markers.

If you remember In most Fighting Fantasy books from the distant past, you always had the opportunity to heal your depleted Stamina score by munching on your provisions that you either had already, or simply found during the course of your adventure. So with this episode of Grim's Dungeons of Doom, that's what we're going… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Restore 2 Stamina; Miniature provision markers.

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Scraping the barrel, making mini barrels.

Every self respecting cheesy stock fantasy dungeon environment needs barrels? Right? Well, in this part of Grim's Dungeons of Doom, I'm going to show you how to create whatever barrels you need for your games. Me personally if I had loads of spare cash to buy my terrain bits, I would get lots of them,… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Scraping the barrel, making mini barrels.

Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Adventures in expanded foam, part 3; Cavern features

Back again with the next part of Grim's Dungeons of Doom, and more adventures in expanding foam, and how you can craft some decent scenics with this little used material. OK, for part three, we are going to deal with cavern features, mainly hazard pools and stalagmites. I've opted here to create pieces that illustrate… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Adventures in expanded foam, part 3; Cavern features