TGN Saturday Edition: Review Roundup

As usual, here’s the reviews we found during the week.
There’s quite a few of them. We’ve got a pair of reviews for Blurble, a look at Dice Crawl from SoulJar Games, an Imperial Assault unboxing, a look at Rivet Wars, a review of the Malifaux terrain by PlastCraft, and more! Check it out.

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Tale of Painters report from Warhammer Fest 2014

Tale of Painters were some more cool cats who got to go to Warhammer Fest. Check out their report about the show.

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From the article:

Garfy and Stahly from Tale of Painters visited Warhammer Fest on Sunday, October 12. In case you couldn’t make it, read their lenghty review with lots of pictures.

Tale of Painters review Warhammer: Vissions #2

Tale of Painters gives you their thoughts on the second issue of GW’s new magazine.

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From the review:

Tale of Painters got their hands on the second installment of Warhammer: Visions and try to take an unbiased look at the controversial new magazine.

Tale of Painters unbox the Imperial Knight

Tale of Painters takes a look at the new Imperial Knight kit in this unboxing article.

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From the article:

Tale of Painters got their hands on one of the shiney new Imperial Knight kits and have a look at the contents. Check out the review for useful size comparison pictures and a comparison of the new sized base.

Tale of Painters review Fire for Effect Studios Miniature Sculpting eCourses

Tale of Painters gives you their thoughts on the eCourses being given by Fire For Effect Studios after their successful Kickstarter.

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From the review:

Tale of Painters take a look at Fire for Effect Studios Miniature Sculpting eCourses, taught by veteran sculptor James van Schaik after his successive kickstarter in December 2013. If you want to improve your green stuff skills, you should definately check out if this might just be the right thing for you.

Tale of Painters review Warhammer: Visions and White Dwarf Weekly

Tale of Painters makes a habit of reviewing issues of White Dwarf. Well, the new format is no exception.

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From the review:

Tale of Painters took a good luck at the two new publications that are set to replace Games Workhop’s venerable monthly White Dwarf magazine and share their thoughts.

Tale of Painters review January’s issue of White Dwarf

Tale of Painters continues their White Dwarf review series with a look at January.

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From the review:

Another year, another round of White Dwarf reviews. If you follow the “what’s new today” blog on GW.com, you already know there are four new people in the White Dwarf team and that they got big plans for 2014. Well, let’s check the all-slimey and tentacle-y January issue and see if we can find anything new.

Tale of Painters review December’s issue of White Dwarf

Tale of Painters continues in their tradition of reviewing the latest issue of White Dwarf by taking a look at December’s issue.

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Tale of Painters continue with their monthly series of White Dwarf reviews. Head over to find out what we think of December’s issue.

Tale of Painters review the new Citadel technical paints

Tale of Painters has a review of the new technical paints from Citadel. So… I guess they’re technically paints?
Makes sense that Tale of Painters would review them.

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From the review:

Last Saturday Games Workshop released a set of six new technical paints for various effects like blood, corrosion or slime. We at Tale of Painters got all of them and gave them a try on an innocent skeleton warrior.

Head over to Tale of Painters for both a review of the new technical paints as well as for an tutorial for painting a gritty and dirty skeleton warrior.

Tale of Painters review November’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters has posted up the latest in their review series of White Dwarf issues with a review of November’s.

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Tale of Painters continue their White Dwarf review series and take a closer look at November’s issue. Come over to find out whether there is anything interesting in for you in this month’s White Dwarf.

Tale of Painters review October’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters takes a look at the latest issue of White Dwarf (as they tend to do) and gives you their thoughts on the subject.

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From the review:

It’s Tale of Painters with our monthly White Dwarf review again. This month we’re slightly biased because one of our painters is featured in Army of the Month with his huge collection of Ultramarines. But we try to stay professional 😉

Tale of Painters unbox Space Marine Centurions

Tale of Painters cracks open one of the new Space Marines Centurions boxes and takes a look inside, giving you their thoughts on the matter as they go along.

From the review:

Love them or loathe them the Centurions have arrived and Tale of Painters are pleased to share with you an unboxing of this controversial new box set.

Tale of Painters review September’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters once again gives you a look inside the most recent White Dwarf and helps you know if you should pick up this issue or not.

From the review:

This month White Dwarf covers the release of Codex Space Marines and all the new kits that go with it. Tale of Painters takes our monthly look at White Dwarf and offer our verdict this 152 page magazine.

Tale of Painters review The Army Painter’s new Quickshade Inks

Tale of Painters takes a look at the Quickshade Inks from The Army Painter and lets you know what they think about them. Are they right for your painting needs?

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Tale of Painters got their hand on an early copy of the new Warpaints Quickshade Ink set, to be released on September 21. In our review we’re going to find out whether the four new Green Tone, Blue Tone, Red Tone and Purple Tone inks are as good as the three already available Warpaint inks and compare them to the old and new Citadel Washes/Shades.

Tale of Painters review Imperial Armour Apocalypse

Tale of Painters has another of their Games Workshop reviews up. This one’s for Imperial Armour: Apocalypse.

From the review:

Forge World have just refreshed their Apocalypse book and Tale of Painters take a closer look at the new Forge World book.

Tale of Painters reviews August’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters takes a look at the most recent White Dwarf in their latest post.

From the review:

Tale of Painters are back with another White Dwarf review. If you are into dinosaurs and power armour, August’s issue of White Dwarf might be just the one for you.

Tale of Painters report from the “Enter the Citadel” design studio open day

Tale of Painters went to the “Enter the Citadel” event at Warhammer World and posted up a report of their time there.

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James aka Marked_by_Chaos attended the “Enter the Citadel” design studio open day at Warhammer World on July 12. On Tale of Painters he shares his 4 part report of the event. Part 1 is a recap of the “Sons of Khaine – Developing Eldar” seminar with Phil Kelly and Jes Goodwin. Enjoy and stay tuned for the next parts.

Tale of Painters unbox 40k Apocalypse Tempates and Strategic Asset Cards

Tale of Painters unboxes and takes a look at the new templates set and strategic asset cards for Games Workshop’s Warhammer 40k Apocalypse.

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Tale of Painters conclude their Apocalypse week by unboxing and reviewing the new Apocalypse Templates and Strategic Asset Cards for Warhammer 40.000.

Tale of Painters unbox the new Necron Tesseract Vault

Tale of Painters takes a look at the contents inside the new Necron Tesseract Vault box.

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Tale of Painters proceed with their Apocalypse week by unboxing and checking out the sprues and contents of the new Necron Tesseract Vault/Obelisk kit.

Tale of Painters review the new Apocalypse expansion book

Tale of Painters checks out the new mega-battles book for 40k, Apocalypse, and gives us their thoughts on the subject.

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Tale of Painters kick off their Apocalypse week by reviewing the new and updated Apocalypse expansion book for Warhammer 40.000.

Tale of Painters reviews July’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters continues their regular series of looking into the most recent White Dwarf with a review of July’s issue.

From the review:

Once again, we at Tale of Painters take a look at every article of this month’s apocalyptic issue of White Dwarf. Is it truely cataclysmic or just a gentle breeze? Find out over on Tale of Painters.

Tale of Painters review Warhammer 40k 2nd Edition Starter Box

Tale of Painters goes to Nostalgiaville with this review of the 40k 2nd edition box set.
Man… that’s the box set I started with all those decades ago.

From the review:

Recently we at Tale of Painters acquired a shrink-wrapped starter box of Warhammer 40.000 2nd Edition. Enjoy a trip down the memory lane when we unbox and review this iconic box set.

Tale of Painters review June’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters gives us another look inside the latest White Dwarf, comparing it to an issue from 2006 in their latest article.

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Following up our controversial review from February, in which we compared a recent issue of White Dwarf to a classic one from 1996: This time we take a look at the Eldar centered issue of month and at the November 2006 issue, which promoted the 4th Edition Eldar codex back then. How does the current direction of White Dwarf compare to the older but more recent edition of GW’s monthly hobby magazine? Head over to Tale of Painters and find out.

Tale of Painters review May’s issue of White Dwarf

Tale of Painters continues their article series on a look inside the latest issue of White Dwarf.

From the review:

As every month, we at Tale of Painters take a look at the latest issue of White Dwarf. Check out our review and find out if this issue is worth your hard-earned money.

Tale of Painters review April’s issue of White Dwarf

Tale of Painters once again gives you a look inside the latest issue of White Dwarf in their review column.

From the review:

This month marks the 400th issue of Games Workshop’s monthly hobby magazine. Is it really a special issue or just business as usual? Find out in this month’s White Dwarf review on Tale of Painters.

Tale of Painters review March’s issue of White Dwarf

Tale of Painters gives us another of their reviews on White Dwarf, this time with the upcoming March issue.

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In our March review of White Dwarf we through each section of the magazine and share our thoughts and criticism. Head over to Tale of Painters and find out what to expect of this month’s issue.

Tale of Painters review February’s White Dwarf (and compare it to a classic 1998 issue)

Tale of Painters compares the next White Dwarf magazine with an issue from 1998.

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For this month’s White Dwarf review we thought of something special: Appropiate to the new Warriors of Chaos release, we dug out issue no. 217 from 1998, where Realms of Chaos saw the light of day, and compare it to February’s White Dwarf. Was White Dwarf back then really better or will the new issue beat the old one by a nose?

Tale of Painters review the new Dark Angels codex

Tale of Painters takes a look inside the new Dark Angels codex for 40k and gives you their thoughts on it.

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The original stubborn, hoody wearing, emo kids are back this month as they take up the mantle of first Space Marine Chapter to receive a 6th Edition Codex. Head over to Tale of Painters, where we discuss fluff, art, models and army lists contained within the book.

Tale of Painters unbox the new Hobbit starter set

Tale of Painters cracks open one of the new Hobbit starter sets from GW and takes a look inside.

From the unboxing:

Garfy from Tale of Painters went out and got the new boxed starter set for “The Hobbit” by Games Workshop. Read his thoughts and check out the contents in his nice and clean photography.

Tale of Painters review December’s issue of White Dwarf

Tale of Painters gives you a look inside the latest issue of White Dwarf.

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The crew at Tale of Painters take a closer look at this month’s issue of White Dwarf. Will it be interesting for those that aren’t interested in the new Hobbit game?

Tale of Painters review November’s White Dwarf

Tale of Painters gives us a look into the next issue of White Dwarf in this review.

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This is the second edition of White Dwarf’s new direction. The first issue was impressive, can November’s issue keep the momentum going? Head over to Tale of Painters to find out.

Tale of Painters review the Kaiser2 from KR Multicase

Tale of Painters posted up a review of the Kaiser2 carrying case system from KR Multicase.

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The crew at Tale of Painters present a detailed review of the Kaiser2 carrying case from KR Multicase, along with two of their card cases filled with custom cut and standard foam.

Tale of Painters reviews the new relaunched White Dwarf

Tale of Painters gives us their take on the new reboot of White Dwarf.

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The crew at hobby blog “Tale of Painters” share their thoughts about October’s issue of Games Workshop’s completely relaunched hobby magazine in an in-depth review.