Since this is often a discussion, as a lot of people start new and ask the question what paints and tools to get, I thought I'll give my Opinion. Fair warning this is not going to be the cheapest way to start, but rather the best way to start without buying tools and paints in bulk … Continue reading Ideal Hobby start – What would I recommend to someone just starting out after 26 years in the Hobby?
For several reasons I do think this is the right decision. I am actually in favour of maintaining logistics and production as far as possible and allowing people to buy one, simply for psychological reasons to convey stability and continuity. GW as a Uk company, especially in England, the NS is so neglected and rundown … Continue reading My opinion on and the effects of the GamesWorkshopo shutdown
So you may just have started With the tabletop hobby, moved, or are returning to the hobby after a hiatus. Anyways for some reason you're left without gaming buddies and you might not have a store with space or similar around. Here are some tips how to find new gamer friends. But be aware you … Continue reading Trouble finding new gaming buddies?
So today I wanted to talk to you about a few things which are connected. A lot of us have made a home in Ireland, and a lot of us are young and engaged, either in volunteer work or we have causes who ring close to us at heart. These can range from Animal, LGBTQ* … Continue reading Make your voice heard. Vote!
Currently, there is a huge discussion in Ireland regarding feral youth gangs attacking, robbing, mugging people and destroying public property, without consequences. This has been an ongoing issue for years, but it is becoming more prevalent in the public mind with the rise of delivery drivers for deliveroo, justeat, ubereats on bicycles being attacked. In … Continue reading Feral youth gangs in Dublin – a racist issue or a wider problem?
I am always surprised regarding this Apple hostility and Google credibility, especially in Germany. Especially with the rampant typical German paranoia about technology, in particular, anything related to the Internet and US companies. I work in the IAAS, PAAS, SAAS area with a strong relation to technology, marketing and yes also the legal part to … Continue reading Why would you want to switch form Apple to Android?
In light of the recent data breach, I thought let’s share this tool again. You only need to enter your email address and check if it has been breached, you’ll see if what data breaches and at what point in time. Again I can only emphasise to use 2FA and use save passwords. Meaning avoids … Continue reading Make sure your passwords and email addresses are safe
Canvas Eagles, some times known as Blue Max, is a fast paced tabletop game that simulates the dogfights between Planes during World War I. Canvas Eagles is played with 1-6 models per player on a hex map, a paper map that is divided into 6 sided square fields. The aircraft are simultaneously moved to … Continue reading Canvas Eagles
Flames of War is a tabletop game that reproduces the battles of World War II, it is played on landscaped terrain and is kept in scale 1/100. The game system is based on brigades, which are divided into platoons (units). The game system is played with D6 and the players take turn in altercation, … Continue reading Flames of War
In the last years, a lot of options came out for gamers, looking to play on more than the classic kitchen-table surface. Back when I started to game the most luxury there was where paper grass mats used for model trains. And even though GW offered one in the classic 6' by 4' measurement, it … Continue reading Gaming mats for Miniature tabletop games.