Archive for January, 2009

Redfinnegas

In which Red reveals the first stage of painting trenchers

Stage one complete. Here is one of my trenchers primered and base coated. I won't spend too much time in explanation, but one note worth mentioning is that the light-blue/gray color of the trencher's coat will not stay that way. I've discovered that if I use GW's chestnut ink (which is sadly not available ... 

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Redfinnegas

In which Red admits a fortuitous mistake…

A couple of days after posting my comments about the (relatively) new P3 Wet Palette, and offering a warning of not over-wetting the sponge, I went about doing just that very thing.A small confession: I didn't finish base coating my trenchers...I'm doing that this morning, as I was simply too tired last night. When I ... 

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MenothJohn

My Entire Inventory

Ok…I am new to Warmachine…but I have been spending not unlike an intoxicated merchant mariner. I was looking at the Iron Agenda forums, and it struck me that it might be interesting to my readers as to what I actually have for models. To that end, here it ... 

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Redfinnegas

In which Red begins a countdown…

Tick tock, tick tock......seven days......tomorrow I will have seven days to complete my first fully painted 350 point Cygnar force. It's a self-imposed deadline, between Airport and myself. Next Saturday, the last Saturday in January, we've got a battle planned, Cygnar vs. Khador, at our local game store. It's been several weeks since I was ... 

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Kilvati

Ok I am happy!

New Skorne Character warbeast

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MenothJohn

Experimentation Is teh FUN!!!

Next week might be a bit different. There is a fella that is new to Warmachine / Hordes and he played in a two on two 1000 pt. battle as his first game…and he had the same experience I had.

His partner was very experienced, and told him exactly what to do, and how to ... 

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One of the things that annoyed me a bit about painting miniatures in the past was that my paints always seemed to dry out ... in the pot, on my palette, on my brush, in just about every which way possible. Now, the wet palette is NOT a new concept, but I was unfamiliar ... 

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Redfinnegas

In which Red goes looking at other Warmachine blogs…

A friend of mine started a great little Warmachine blog about his favorite 'jack goodness, for all you Khador fans, here, called The Red Machine.Another blog that I learned about from listening to the Iron Agenda podcast, called Getting Small, can be found here. Fans of the Protectorate of Menoth might pay ... 

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MenothJohn

Battle Report – Protectorate For The Win!!!

In the words of classic rock’s Boston…”It’s been such a long time…” The mighty hordes of the creator…The Protectorate of Menoth smashed the invaders of the frozen north, Khador, in an epic 750 pt duel!

Whooo Hoooo…!!!!!

My army was my “Long Arm of the Protectorate”

This is an army themed on Reach and Weapon Master abilities. The ... 

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Having played with Forge Guard under the Commission for several months now, I am beginning to question the volume of Forge Guard that I play in an army. My initial thoughts were to take a pair of Horgenhold units and to support them with two Advanced-Deployed High Shield units, ... 

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