Author: Wiznard

contrast paint test (and a rant)

As previously stated I got some of Games Workshops new Contrast Paints. I must admit to being very impressed and I think the results speak for themselves. The best part is how fast they work. That being said they are not a ‘slap on the paint’ type product. Each colour must be placed very precisely,…

By Wiznard August 10, 2019 0

stripping ur minis (while cleaning the airbrush)

Inevitably over the course of a hobby infused life, mistakes are made, new ideas are to be tried and old abominations are too be expunged. In the distant past stripping minis of their paint was a long, slow, toxic nuisance. Using new technology, specifically an appropriately sized ultrasonic cleaner all those old problems are eliminated.…

By Wiznard August 3, 2019 0

sassanid persian daylami hillmen

Summer is here and so are my new units of Daylami Hillmen! These are Forged in Battle 15mm miniatures from the War & Empire range, Sassanid Persian Daylami Hillmen code WE-PS09. A great set of figs, lots of poses (7 plus standard bearer), easy to paint, look the part, really top tier stuff. I did…

By Wiznard July 26, 2019 0

hellian bowmen

I just finished painting two small units of bowmen for my Hellian army. They are Battle Valor Games 15mm Hellian Bowmen, code Q2004. Great fun painting these guys. I’m luvin’ the ‘skull-face-paint’ I put on. Since I didn’t think giving them a banner would be appropriate, I thought they needed a little something extra, hence…

By Wiznard June 24, 2019 0

german pioneers

I have added a new unit to my ever growing Early/Mid War German WWII army. These are some 15mm Battlefront German Pioneers. I really like the old metal Battlefront models because they remind me of cute little mice scurrying around, causing mischief, blowing stuff up etc. Next up on the painting table is some more…

By Wiznard June 9, 2019 0

sassanid persian bowmen & skirmishers

I just finished these two new units for my Sassanid Persian force. These are Forged in Battle, War & Empire Sassanid 15mm WE-PS10 Skirmishers, bow/sling. This is another great pack of minis from Forged in Battle with 10 different sculpts! I have one complaint about the Forged in Battle minis, the integral bases are too…

By Wiznard May 29, 2019 0