Do you know a miniature hobbyist who you’d like to buy something for during the holidays or for a special occasion? If so, then you’ve come to the right spot! I’m here to help you get the kind of gifts… Read More »My Top Gift Ideas for Miniature Painters & Hobbyists + Gifts to Avoid
We’re gamers, we have opinions, and often strong ones, so we write editorials. We do focus on whatever game strikes our fance at the moment. Sometimes we just rattle on about damn near anything. Some of us are getting old and grumpy.
These editorial articles cover a broad range of stuff. We have a fair share of opinion pieces, like our opinions on a codex, new edition of the rules, or reviews of units. There’s also some more introspective articles, like keeping games interesting, or how to better understand yourself as a gamer.
Basically, you will find the thoughts of our authors here, and hopefully that doesn’t scare you away.
Miniature painting can be a very fun hobby but also an aggravating one when you’re new. There’s a lot of common pitfalls new painters run into that can ruin the whole experience for them, and they give up before they’ve… Read More »Top 5 Reasons Why Most People Fail at Miniature Painting
I’ll be honest. If painting really isn’t your thing, and/or you view it as a means to an end, then this wouldn’t be applicable to you. However, if you enjoy painting and are always striving to get better at it,… Read More »Why You’ll Never Be as Good a Painter as You Want to Be
There’s a lot of different things you can do to improve painting and hobby motivation. Today I wanted to talk about what I feel is the #1 thing you can do, and that’s to setup a dedicated hobby space. Having… Read More »Biggest Thing You Can Do to Improve Painting & Hobby Motivation
Miniature painting is hard. Really hard. To finish any painting project, you need a lot of patience, skill, and motivation. Sure, painting miniatures is fun. But, do you wonder about the other benefits of painting miniatures? Does this hobby feed… Read More »Miniature Painting Is More Than Just Fun. It’s Life Changing
This is a topic I’ve thought about for a long time. I last played Warhammer 40K around March of 2018, not all that long after the release of 8th edition. During that time I’ve had a lot of time to… Read More »Why I’m Done Playing Warhammer 40k: This Is the End
I was thinking about Gaslands and how it shares similarities with the Grand Prix. You have a pole position, teams, and hazards to deal with.
Once cars changed tires, several times, on a regular good drive. But problems would spoil it! They could get stuck. Worse, there were times they fell over. Even much worse was when a head on collision smacked into both cars… Read More »Cars of Course (Gaslands) with Jerry Mandering
Today I’m taking a nostalgic trip back to the 90’s and my first White Dwarf, issue 125. I have fond memories of that issue.
Come, learn a little bit about the history of dice. Also, let us chat about superstition and gaming with dice. I’m not the only one, right?
Don’t get upset if you aren’t good at miniature painting when your new to the hobby. There’s a lot to learn with help and experience.
An off topic piece today where I ramble about blogging, the effort involved, and the often lonely feeling involved in the entire process.