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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How to Paint Alpha Legion

Hey all, Gregg here with a guide on how to paint Alpha Legion in the 30k colour scheme! To say I’m a gaming enthusiast would be the understatement of the century… I’ve collected Warhammer 40k all throughout a (misspent?) youth and into a (misspent?!) adulthood, with the mandatory brief hiatus during my student days. I…

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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 Sicaran Venator – Part DEUX!

Now, where were we…. ah that’s right! I left you with a primed Sicaran Venator. It’s True that painting black armour is one of the more challenging things to do well in the hobby. Lets start by going through some of the steps I have chosen to use whilst painting my Sicaran Venator. What can he possibly…

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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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Space Hulk Deathwing Review

“Fancy a little Space Hulk Deathwing?”, ” Don’t Mind if I Do” has been a common turn of phrase for us recently. We’ve been playing a little bit of Space Hulk Deathwing at Battle Brothers since it’s initial release on the 14th of December. The game from Streum on studio and Cyanide Studio focuses on the 1st…

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Sicaran Venator – Now that’s a Hell of a Gun!

Forgeworld say the following about this machine; The Sicaran Venator is a purpose-built tank destroyer. It mounts the fearsome neutron laser system and the atomantic arc-reactors required to power it. The neutron laser is a formidable anti-armour weapon, and is capable of penetrating any known armour. The combination of mobility, protection and firepower being highly…

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