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LotR Scenario 6: The Grey Pilgrim and the Black Riders

And we’re back to The Lord of the Rings. On Wednesday I pulled together my fully painted – but not yet weathered – Weathertop for Scenario 6: The Grey Pilgrim and the Black Riders: Tom, Digby, Callum and I playing … Continue reading

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What Ate My Time?

What the … where did March go? Beltane preparation and the remainder of my time being bled by Games Workshop Edinburgh’s Battle of the Brush competition. March’s challenge was a specific model: the Chaos Lord. Have a look at their … Continue reading

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More Games and Painting

More gaming has happened over the past fortnight as well as a bunch of painting. That’s the collective noun, right: ‘a bunch of painting’? So what happened? Another 1k game of Warhammer Fantasy and multiple games of The Lord of … Continue reading

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Short Cuts Make Long Posts

Phew! I got a couple of games in with the Vampire Counts over this past fortnight: one at 750 points (as listed in an earlier post) and the other at 1,000 points – our total for February gaming. Next we brought down … Continue reading

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LotR – We Actually Started Playing! (Scenarios 1 & 2)

The 9th January came around and so, being that I promised we’d play on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, we played Scenario 1 – The Hunt Begins. The scene is set with the Witch King and two … Continue reading

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Weathertop: Coming Along Nicely, Thank You

The flagstones and brickwork are now complete. Next up is the pillars and a black undercoat. Why black? Well Nick got his hads on some grey textured spray and we all know what that does to unprotected foam: melt! That … Continue reading

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Scenario 5 finally finished

Barrow Wights finished and [finally] photographed. The coloured hair was a last-minute addition – quite literally in fact as it has been caught in the act of drying by the photo. The campaign starts in January with two scenarios being … Continue reading

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