Gadgets Galore! Scratchbuilt Foamcore and Styrene North African Buildings.
This was year 16 for the Games Club I run at my high school. It reflected the trend in the larger gaming community: numbers were up overall, girls attended almost as much as boys, and the preferred type of game shifted decidedly from cardboard, dice, and counter to games focussed on more social interaction.
Henry Hyde’s Battlegames Patreon campaign continues to deliver excellent editorial and strategy pieces. I’m very pleased to have contributed another terrain making guest post for Henry to highlight the scenery aspect of our hobby.
Building and painting Renedra’s Mud Brick House, part 2 of 2.
Let’s have a look at Renedra’s Mud Brick House terrain piece and how to convert it for maximum versatility.
Scratch built 28mm palm trees tutorial. Guest post on Henry Hyde’s Battlegames website.
Building Warlord Games and Sarissa Precision modular terrain board. Trial, many errors, and triumph.
Terrain: Building and painting wargame walls for the WWII Africa campaign, and the why and how of keeping a painting notebook.
Painting models, for everyone, is a skill that can be learned to a high degree of proficiency through informed practice and steady perseverance, even if mastery ever proves elusive. For every painter there are, however, essential icons, sigils, flag motifs, and other markings that are necessary to finish or improve a model but are too numerous, laborious, time-consuming, or just too difficult to create for yourself. Decals are the answer. Let’s have a look at decals and what they can do for you, and what you can do for them to get… Read More
How to build a WWII Africa wargames campaign map. Part 3.