Grinning Skull Miniatures release: The Oggborg

Another week, another Grinning Skull release over at Alternative Armies! This time we've got the oggborg and oggbot, enhanced cybered up oggum war vets.  Oggborgs (also known as Cybogs) are battle worn veterans of serious conflict. When an Oggum trooper survives greivous injury, they are sometimes fixed and augmented with crude cybernetic technology of Oggum… Continue reading Grinning Skull Miniatures release: The Oggborg

Mini Sculpting: 28mm Ettin/2 headed troll; Fnar-frag the two faced!

Ok, you're going to have to forgive my net connection, it's not great at the best of times, but like I have told you before, I promised to show you some stuff I have been working on. This is a personal WIP for my WFB orc and gobbo army, mainly my troll mob. I must… Continue reading Mini Sculpting: 28mm Ettin/2 headed troll; Fnar-frag the two faced!

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Bio Syndrome Kickstarter

Everyone likes something for free? Right? Well, I'd like to draw your attention to this KS for the Biosyndrome skirmish rules. For those who don't already know anything about BioSyndrome, it's a currently free set of skirmish wargaming rules, of which allows you to use what ever 28mm miniatures you like to have a game… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Bio Syndrome Kickstarter

Crowdfunding Preview: Achtung! Cthulhu Skirmish game KS from Spartan Games!

For those who aren't familiar, Achtung! Cthulhu is  the WW2 era combined with the mythos of HP Lovecraft and his contemparies. Up till now it's been focused on the RPG side of things, but news is 2014 will see the release of the skirmish version of the popular setting. I am a big fan of… Continue reading Crowdfunding Preview: Achtung! Cthulhu Skirmish game KS from Spartan Games!

10mm Zombies now available from Pendraken!

Finally it's time to start zombie wargaming in a new scale, yes Pendraken have released the new scifi revamps, which includes the much anticipated zombies and survivors! Now I just need to start thinking about making some appropriate scenery in 10mm and getting some of these bad boys! If you don't wargame the apocolypse, then… Continue reading 10mm Zombies now available from Pendraken!

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Oathsworn Miniatures: Heroes Kickstarter

Oathsworn if you recall, ran the earlier Dwarven KS a little while ago, this time they are back with a new campaign, and it's one that halfling army wargamers will enjoy. There's a lot of really nice figures in this lot, including the halfling ninja, which is inspired I think. I wouldn't mind a whole… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Oathsworn Miniatures: Heroes Kickstarter

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Creative Gamescapes Spaceship X 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

Ion Age reborn! Great news from Alternative Armies and!

I just wanted to reblog the latest news from AA and, 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!

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Havoc Risk Boards Kickstarter

Now, I am a real big RISK fan, so when I saw this project, I really want to get in on the action! Not only do they have a wide variety of different themed boards and accompanying card sets, but there are options for custom etched wooden boards. Normally I don't buy download type stuff,… Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Havoc Risk Boards Kickstarter

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! 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)