Posts by Chris

Expanding my Death Guard Army

Last time I had talked about fully embracing Papa Nurgle and deciding to collect a new Death Guard army as part of our Tale of Four Gamers challenge. Since my last update I’ve been working away every spare minute I’ve had on my fledgling Death Guard army, outside of getting sucked into Warhammer: Total War…

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The Big List of Black Friday Wargaming Deals

It’s that time of year when we scour the internet and our favourite stores looking for great Black Friday wargaming deals. Which will inevitably make our wallets cry and other halves question if we really should be buying so much stuff for ourselves with Christmas on the horizon. There will no doubt be some great…

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Embracing Papa Nurgle

I’ve always had an unhealthy interest in the Death Guard and ol’ Papa Nurgle, infact I previously had quite a sizable army of them back in the 4th edition of Warhammer 40,000. When they were one of the best troop choices available compared to most armies, due to their sheer resilience. I was a big…

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Black Library on Audible

So the big news today is that Black Library is coming to Audible. For someone like me this is really exciting as I am a huge fan of anything Warhammer 40k related with quite a backlog of books to get through that I just don’t seem to have the time to sit down and enjoy.…

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Model Box – A Miniature Hobby Subscription Box

Model Box is still a fairly new company, having recently celebrated their first birthday. It is set up following the monthly subscription box business model that we are seeing become popular. Much like Lootcrate or My Geek Box, which have been around a bit longer it works in a similar manor where you will receive your…

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Warhammer 40,000 Dark Imperium Unboxing

So today I’m doing a Warhammer 40,000 Dark Imperium Unboxing and unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few months you’ll know that Dark Imperium is the new starter set for the latest edition of Warhammer 40,000. The new Warhammer 40,000 is proving to be quite a substantial rules overhaul with some of…

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Warhammer 40,000 Dark Imperium Giveaway

**This giveaway has now finished and is no longer running** To celebrate the launch of the new Edition and new boxed game of Warhammer 40,000 Dark Imperium, we are running our 3rd ever Giveaway! Easily our biggest giveaway competition to date, we will be giving away one of the new Warhammer 40,000 Dark Imperium starter…

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Mechanicum vs Alpha Legion Battle Report

This article is a follows up from my Mechanicum vs Iron hands Battle Report against Ian, it’s also worth noting that I cover a game vs the Raven Guard (which i forgot to take pics of) before getting into the Mechanicum vs Alpha Legion game. I’ve included both the 2nd and 3rd games for the Horus Heresy…

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BatRep – Getting Back into Heresy Gaming

So it’s been a while since I played some proper games of Warhammer 40k/ Horus Heresy, the annual Christmas apocalypse bash at the Edinburgh League of Gamers not withstanding. All in all it’s been close on about 5-6 months since any of my armies took to the field in anything resembling a normal sized fight.…

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Painting the Macrocarid Explorator

Admittedly I should have been painting the Macrocarid Explorator and posting up progress sooner. Although due to a combination of being very busy over the festive period, meeting up with both family and friends and running our Twas the Knight Before Christmas Giveaway. Hobby progress updates have somewhat suffered as of late. To be fair, spending a good…

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