Category Archives: Games

Mercs Miniature Game

I am eeally looking into trying the Merca miniatures game, especially after I finally found a faction guide: http://guerrillaminiaturegames.wordpress.com/2011/07/09/games-i-like-mercs-faction-overview/ I need to read more but I think I can just buy a pair of minis and their cards to try … Continue reading

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Finally back into FPS land with BF:BC2

I finally have started playing FPS games seriously again now that I have a new rig that can handle newer games with decent graphics settings and high frame rates. I picked up Battlefield: Bad Company 2 on Steam for $20 … Continue reading

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Best Wurmwood Ever

Gdaybloke posted a pic of a friend’s Wurmwood model that has got to be the best custom Warmachine or Hordes model I’ve ever seen. Yes, that’s a treehouse and a tire swing.  (Scroll to the end of the article for … Continue reading

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Looking for an MMO? Try LoTRO

I returned to the Lord of the Rings Online MMO a last fall when it went free to play. Luckily I was grandfathered in as a Premium member since I used to subscribe a few years ago. The content has … Continue reading

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Yes I’m Playing LoTRO again

Yes, it’s true. Now that Lord of the Rings Online has gone Free to Play (F2P) I have started playing again. The pricing model works very well for me since I don’t put in as many hours per month as … Continue reading

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Classic GenCon

Thanks to Mangoat for posting this one, classic GenCon if I ever saw it.

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I actually completed another video game

I’m a little impressed, I actually completed playing Borderlands last night. I think that’s only about the second game that I’ve actually finished (the other being Half-Life 2). I did it on Normal difficulty and only had to Google a … Continue reading

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Exemplar Errants Assembly

My Knights Exemplar Errants are going to be very strong on the battlefield but getting them there is going to be challenging. They are a pain in the butt due to the large part count on each model. I built … Continue reading

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Seamus & Sybelle Assembly

That last Seamus shot was very small after cropping from the camera so here’s one of him after assembly as well as Madame Sybelle. Yes, she’s an overweight undead madame from a cathouse. Shooting raw pewter is sketchy, the high … Continue reading

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Errants in the Spray Booth

Here are various Knights Exemplars Errant in my ghetto spray booth. The officer from tbe UA is on the far left and you should be able to pick out the standard bearer. The other four are the grunts from the … Continue reading

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Seamus Assembly

I finally got going on my Malifaux figures today. I started with Seamus since he looked relatively easy: one hand w/toolbag to glue to his wrist. Turns out I had to pin it since there was so little contact area.

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First Malifaux Purchase

Well my first model purchase (since I got the book a couple of weeks ago). I had my LGS order me the Red Chapel Gang and the Miners & Steamfitters Union boxed sets. I wanted to be able to demo … Continue reading

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Game Master Dice Store, now that’s dice overload!

Wow, I didn’t know dice overload until I saw Game Master Dice Store, Game Dice, RPG Dice and Board Game Dice. They have got some really nice dice sets in metal and as long as you are buying a lot … Continue reading

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Dice Overload in WFRP

I’m not sure whether to be horrified at the complex mechanics or excited at so many dice. Apparently the Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay game has seven completely different kinds of dice. You have a different colored dice pool for different functions, … Continue reading

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New Legion of Everblight Army

Yes, I’ve finally branched out. I have been playing a Protectorate of Menoth army (Warmachine) for over a year and decided that for my second faction I would go with the Legion of Everblight (Hordes). I found a second-hand army … Continue reading

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