Archive for September, 2009

Astray Penguin

Wip Shots

Some quick off the hip picsAll WiP, but startinng to get there. I'm not sure if I just want to ink the cloaks and make them a dark blue or what.

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Clayton

KSB Work in Progress

So I started trying my hand at painting. I have not really done much, it took me 30 minutes to do this and its not the best to be honest. But hey, I am actually trying!

Here is a shot of my Kriel Stone Bearer and 3 of his Scribes.

Its not the ... 

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Astray Penguin

Retribution debut

So I promised a report of my gaming yesterday and here it is.I played 2 games, one was a battlebox game and one was a 500 point game. The guy I was playing (can't remember his name, I haven't been in for a while and the community has been very active and loads of new ... 

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loftybloke

End of an Era

First post, best be a good one...I've been wargaming for the past 13 years in the UK, and a staple part of this has been Games Workshop games, from Necromunda and Bloodbowl, to Warhammer (both 40k and Fantasy).I've found that after a couple of years off at University, and the year or so afterwards when ... 

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gdaybloke

Tubthumpers

They get knocked down! But they get up again! You’re never gonna keep ‘em down!

… Well, as long as they keep making their tough rolls and Hugh is nearby to stand ‘em back up.

Ladies and Gentlethugs, the Ta-Ta Kriel Champion Tubthumpers.

Following my usual standard, I’m posting before I’ve done the bases, so sue me ... 

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bobaferret

Quick photo update

I have been slacking, but not *that* much.

In the past 2 weeks, I’ve completed the Death Jack and solidified my Retribution color scheme. Here’s the proof:

Chauncey the Death Jack. Commission, September 2009.

I posed him looking down since he's supposed to be huge. And he's on a metal base.

I'm fairly happy with the ... 

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Astray Penguin

Game on!

Today I had my first games with Retribution. My theory on being a high pressure army that goes for the throat was correct and I felt in control of the game the entire time. The solos are the key assassination pieces, but the Invictors and 'jacks were capable just as well.I'll write up a full ... 

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TheGreatBlah

Painting Challenge Winners

Our painting challenge had a great turnout with a handful of good submissions here are the two winners. First the un-modded Vlad, then the modded Mariner...... 

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Legalgun

More Retribution – Painting a Caster…

Well, I had a bunch more retribution stuff come in, so I spent another evening assembling – and i’m not even done yet! I assembled 2 Griffons, 1 Gorgon and a unit of Sentinels… I sculpted heads on my other four heavies – which is going to be 2 manticores and 2 hydras ... 

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Ulf

First Mk2 Merc Lists

I’m getting together with some friends tomorrow night to start playing Mark 2 Warmachine.  I’ll be bringing my Mercs, and I’ve put together a couple of lists to try out. One serious, one not so much, and one that I think is just crazy enough to do well.

Durgen’s List of Fiery Exploding Anger:  34 pts