Lots of you have been asking for bigger pictures of the minis that came in my Model Box. The pictures in the original post should have opened full size when you clicked on then and for the life of me I can’t figure out why they don’t. I’ve failed at blogging. So low-tech solution, here… Continue reading Monthly Mini Madness – The Big Picture Update
Recently I’ve notice a boom in companies offering “crates” of one type or another. Monthly subscription boxes, containing everything from hats to wine, are the in-thing at the moment, and with most in-things I was completely oblivious to them. That was until my lovely girlfriend purchased me a subscription to Infinity Crate, who have been… Continue reading Monthly Mini Madness – A Model Box Review
Using Props I’m a big fan of using props in role playing games. I know that the Theatre of the Mind has an infinite special effects budget, but we humans are an avaricious lot and there is something special about getting treasure, real hold-it-in-your-hand treasure, that really excites my players. I like to litter my… Continue reading Drawlab Metal Coins – A Review
Alongside my love of RPG’s I am also an avid fan of tabletop wargaming, specifically, if not surprisingly, Warhammer. Games Workshop’s premier product is ubiquitous in the wargaming world and, regardless of what you think of the GeeDubs themselves, they do produce some lovely miniatures. One of the main draws of Warhammer for me was… Continue reading The Hidden Art of Our Hobby
I’ll admit, I was initially a little wary of picking up a copy of Tales From the Yawning Portal. I’m familiar with all of the Dungeons it contains and I even own a copy of a few of them. So, what would motivate me to pick up this compendium when updating the originals isn’t that… Continue reading Tales From the Yawning Portal: Inital Thoughts.
With the release of the curse of Strahd I have recently turned my thoughts to how I would go about running a gothic horror based campaign. Prior to getting in to tabletop RPG’s I was a big fan of video game rpg’s (weren’t we all) and the Warhammer Fantasy setting. What defined the best games,… Continue reading Thoughts on running a horror campaign.
Being a rather new bod to this whole Twitter thing I have taken an unhealthy interest in my little band of around 150 followers. I read their posts, check out their sites and blogs and respond to their messages. I’m told this isn’t the done thing, as on Twitter one is generally expected to follow the… Continue reading Interview with Alberto Bieri: Head Visionary behind the Chronicles of Calibran