My Wargame Blog

Warriors from the mist II 0

Warriors from the mist II

My last post was a while ago (almost a year). When we last saw my fledgling warband it consisted of 14 models, and depending on how you looked at it, wasn’t really legal for any ranked style wargame. That said I have been happily using it in skirmish games and with unpainted/proxy models the occasional battle too.

Evil Knights for Kings of War 0

Evil Knights for Kings of War

Sometimes hobby projects take a life of their own, this is the story of how models I didn’t like turned into a unit that evolved several times and now serves in two different armies.

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Collecting Fimir miniatures

With old Gdub pretty much burying their Fimir range, which were already nichely hidden away in the tombs of Forge World, how do you go about collecting a Fimir army? eBay is rife with overpriced classic models, slowly trading hands for ever-increasing amounts of coin.

Fortunately, several companies produce models that are entirely compatible. With a healthy combination of passion and determination, one such company is Krakon Games. Going beyond creating just Fimir miniatures, KG sat down and did the research.

Staring into the Abyss – Part 7 : Painting the Company 0

Staring into the Abyss – Part 7 : Painting the Company

The whole gang is here!

So it time to reveal the complete crew finally! I’ve been working on the Abyss warband since the models arrived but for numerous reasons (not least an over excited puppy) its taken me a lot longer to complete them than I expected.

Staring into the Abyss – Part 6 : Playing a campaign 0

Staring into the Abyss – Part 6 : Playing a campaign

So I’ve been putting this post on hold for a while, after the first few games I realised the photos aren’t very exiting to view in a blow by blow account, especially with so many of the model being WIP paint jobs! Instead I’ve gathered a bit of a high level overview of all the campaign games I played, some key observations and commentary on the campaign implications of each game.