So, been browsing about, and I've noticed Rogue Stars: Skirmish Wargaming in a Science Fiction Underworld (Osprey Wargames), which has caught my eye with a prospect of getting it. I absolutely know jack s**t about it, only that it seems like an attempt at a mini skirmish game attempt from Osprey to get some of… Continue reading Osprey’s Rogue Stars: Is it any good? Give me your recommendations?
If your a fan of the movie "The Warriors" which follows the a gang trying to reach their Coney Island territory on a fateful night amid hostile NY gangs trying to kick their ass for the murder of unifying gang boss Cyrus (etc), then this is the KS for you! Whilst not being 100% the… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Ghetto Miniatures 1970’s New York Gang Skirmish Kickstarter
It's seems like it's been ages since I highlighted a good crowdfunder, so in respect of that, i've decided that this weekend I'm going to, starting off with Oathsworn's Burrows and Badgers Freelances campaign. For fans of anthro type minis with a fantasy theme, these are a fantastic addition to their growing range. There's Foxes.… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Burrows & Badgers: FreeLances Oathsworn Miniatures Kickstarter
PART 2: The skirmish engine. Before I get into the tutorial mode for the basic dungeon construction, I want to go into a bit about what system I'll be using to run the games with (which will factor greatly on how the build goes and which monsters to use etc) Since I intend to run… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Kicking it old skool, Fighting Fantasy…
Just checking the last post, only to find the post lost back on the 20th of the month!! (For what reason, I really don't know, since I wrote this today!) So if you'd like to read the first and latest installment of Dungeons of Doom, click the link and take a look! Grim's Dungeons of… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: Errata??!!
So, I thought I would start a little set of articles detailing my attempt to create a modular 28mm fantasy dungeon on a budget. This has been in the works since having the idea many moons ago, I just hadn't decided a way to execute the project in the way I needed it. Sure I… Continue reading Grim’s Dungeons of Doom: The beginning…
As you know, I'm into zombie wargames, so this caught my eye, its called Zed or alive from Dust devil games and they currently have a kickstarter campaign to fund its creation. Yes, I know, there are quite a few zombie skirmish rulesets coming onto the market at the moment, but there's always room for… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Zed or Alive: Zombie skirmish ruleset by Rust Devil Games Kickstarter
Now, these 28mm figures I think are delightfully old school, and I must admit they exhibit a sort of naive quality that I do actually like! Its a new KS project by Atomico, a new name that I've not heard of before. OK, so they're kind of a bit chunky, but I think they have… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: 28mm Zombie & Survivor miniatures by Atomico on Kickstarter
With only 3 days left on this impressive KS project, I wanted to point this out to folks who might want a piece of the action. This is something I would have been all over, if it hadn't have been for the fact that the project creator not wanting to ship outside the US. Which… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Creative Gamescapes Spaceship X Kickstarter
If you remember, I showed you lot a pic of the Fanticide Blood tree warband a bit ago, and well, it did inspire me to go out and look at what miniatures of a similar vein are available out there. After hours of searching and looking, I found all sorts of stuff from all sorts… Continue reading That’s Ent-ertainment!! own sculpted Ent for my Entish hordes!!