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Hello, Friday, my old friend.This has been the first full-week of the year, methinks. Like, ok, I know that we're already into February, but I think this might be the only week where I've been up and
While I wouldn't recommend that you paint your minis with the same mop that you use to swab the deck, that's about how my figures tend to look. Hopefully, yours look a lot better. If they look a whooo
A couple weeks ago, I went through my (rather neglected) paint collection, resuscitating those that I could, and tossing out those that were dried solid. I have been meaning to start painting again. J
Warlord Games lets you play using far-Eastern themes in their skirmish game, Test of Honour. But what if you want to put entire regiments of figures out onto the board, instead of just a few? That's w
Fridaaaaaaay! And man, I worked like mad yesterday, but there's still tons to do. And you should see what my grocery list looks like for tomorrow. We'll see if I can fit everything into my little Chev
One of my first armies back when I started playing miniatures games was a Tyranid force for 40k. They were still relatively new back in 2nd edition. They were just so cool and alien (and I'd not even
It's halfway over. The work week is about half-done for most of us. With any luck, you're looking forward to a weekend of gaming. I might be doing some of that. But I can guarantee that I'll be doing
We're doing our best to fill up your day with gaming here on TGN. But I gotta sleep sometime. So where I leave off, gaming magazines pick up. In this case, it's Figure Painter Magazine. Because you de
The week continues along. We've made it halfway through! The weekend will be here before we know it. At least, I think it will, since it seems this week is going by pretty quickly. Seems I keep lookin
Well, the short week that seemed surprisingly long has come to an end. We're about to make our way back to the weekend. Considering the various things hitting Netflix this past week, I'm guessing a lo
Most painting competitions out there have you paint up a single piece and submit it as your entry. Wyrd's Iron Painter is like that... kinda, except for the fact that you're doing that multiple times
We're already halfway through the week. Having Monday off certainly helps with that. But as we continue our way through the week, I know I could still use a bit of a pick-me-up. So I'm going to nosh o
If you'd not heard, Gen Con is next week.Yeah, I know, right?!Anyway, Ninja Division has posted up their plans. And it's quite a lot. They've got new product. They've got a painting contest. They're g
Tanks!"You're welcome!"There's certainly plenty of heavy metal vehicles making their way through Forge World's pipeline. They've got the new Legion Sicaran Arcus Strike Tank, a bunch of upgrade kits f
A bit all over the map with this week's set of pre-orders from Forge World. In one corner, we've got a new armored vehicle for 40k, particularly the Sisters of Silence. In another corner we've got a B
It feels like a short week, but it's certainly been a busy week. Yesterday, got pulled aside for a vital project before the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game Kickstarter launches later this month
Wyrd Games is known for running various painting contests throughout the year. They've launched another one over on their website. If you're a pro at slinging the colored goo around, you might just wa
I am no painting pro, as I mentioned in the post about Privateer hiring a painter. Well, I'm also not able to get to Russia. So there is absolutely no chance that I'm going to be winning the Mint Drag
It's here, ladies and gentlemen. Friday. Gateway to the weekend. The work week is almost over and we just need to push through these last few hours and we'll be free. Hopefully you've got some plans p
Well, this has been quite a week. Monday had the site down for reasons that are still not 100% identified (it blipped again a little earlier today, but was once more fixed by our outstanding IT guy, L
Gen Con is just a couple months away....Holy hell! Gen Con's only a couple months away!!! *cough* ... yes, anyway, well, at the show, Ninja Division is going to be running their Golden Kobold painting
The week of "getting back to usual" continues along. Of course, we'll get back off schedule a little, since it's a 3-day weekend here in the States. But still, good to be on schedule while you can. Bu
Woo!We've made it back to Friday. We all know my love of today. But it's not just any Friday. It's International Tabletop Day Eve. Yes, tomorrow we celebrate our hobby all over the world. Hopefully yo
The week rolls along, just as the thunder outside rolls along.I have to say, obviously I hope that everyone stays safe and there's no property damage, but at the same time, the Midwesterner in me is g
Spring has sprung. Soon, the Easter Bunny will be hopping on down the lane, hiding eggs.*sniffsniffs*Whew! Those eggs are smellin' kinda ripe already!Oh, it's just the limited edition Easter Fangtooth