Salute 2015, space games! yay!

So the weekend rolled around and Salute 2015 came and went. I didn’t go, one year I’ll get round to going, but anyway.. the main news coming out that excites me is all the spacey combat games trickling out. First off, there’s Spartan’s halo game which I honestly don’t know much about.. but the one […]

Looking at an upcoming GW release, excuse the cynic in me


So there’s been some noise on the grapevine recently that GW are releasing a board game and it isn’t another space hulk re-vamp. Shocking I know. Cool your heels off for a minute there, let’s take a look at what we’re hearing. The board game is based around the officio assassinorum and players will be […]

More weekend progress

This weekend saw the delivery of the cheapest hobby supply I think I’ve ever bought. So I needed a broom head for my ponds so that I could steal a handful of bristles to use as reeds.. right? Right.. well.. £2, free postage, I bought a new 12″ broom head off of ebay. It probably […]

Pond progress

Just a little progress on the ponds, I dug out a tester pot of paint I forgot I had over the weekend and slapped it down on the black undercoated ponds. I think it may have been ‘double espresso’ something.. double something or other.. a homebase ‘own brand’ paint anyway. It dried a lot darker […]

Just managed to squeeze a bit of hobby time in this morning. Undercoating models for later, yay!

Quick tip: Basing swatches

If you’re like me, you’re an indecisive git when it comes to painting your bases and because you don’t want to try anything new (and risky on a freshly painted model!) you’ll just end up doing the same colours as usual.. sound about right? Yes? Well fear not, I have a solution! I’ve recently started […]

Hectic and a half

Well it’s the Easter weekend which for us UK chaps and chapettes, means 4 days off work if we’re lucky enough to not work in hospitality or something like that.. and for those of us with kids, that just means an extra 2 days to keep the kids entertained. Not much time for hobby stuff […]

Guild Ball is shipping right now. Now, hurry the hell up and drop through my letterbox.