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 ever really given it a chance. I’m going to go… Read More »Top 5 Reasons Why Most People Fail at Miniature Painting
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.
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, then this article is aimed at you. What am I… 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 to constantly take the time to pull out all your… 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 you psychologically, intellectually, or even emotionally? In this article, Andrew… 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 think on the subject and why I just can’t play… 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 caught in the same rut and they couldn’t avoid it.… 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.