Ideal Hobby start – What would I recommend to someone just starting out after 26 years in the Hobby?

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?

My opinion on and the effects of the GamesWorkshopo shutdown

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

Trouble finding new gaming buddies?

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?

Gaming mats for Miniature tabletop games.

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.

Confrontation 3.5

  Confrontation was a Skirmish Tabletop by Rackham. It died when Rackham switched from its widely high regarded Metall miniatures directed at painters, too expensive prepainted plastics. Confrontation is played with a maximum of 20 miniatures per player on the field, but on average there were between 7 and 14 miniatures per player. The game … Continue reading Confrontation 3.5

Settlers of Catan – The Dice Game

Settlers of Catan - The Dice Game. The Settler of Catan Dice Game is a very simple variant of the well-known board game. Included are 5 5 sided dice, a block, and an instructions booklet. Each player now gets a pen in a specific color and off you go. Each player takes turns in the … Continue reading Settlers of Catan – The Dice Game

How to create, run and manage a successful tabletop campaign for your gaming group .

A general instruction how to run a Campaign for a Miniatures Wargame. The goal of this article is to provide you with a helper to enable anyone to set up, run and manage a small campaign successfully in their gaming group. I used this blank system for several different campaigns in different game systems with … Continue reading How to create, run and manage a successful tabletop campaign for your gaming group .