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July 2011

Wargames Gallery 7-8-11


Oh I can hardly wait to be a Care Bear and do the things Care Bears do.Oh I wanna be a Care Bear Like you! Caption contest… go!  Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots […]

BoLS Primer: Hell Dorado

Ben Williams 7 Minute Read Jul 8

While this may be the first time many of you have heard of Hell Dorado it’s actually been around for several years now. Lets take a closer look at this game system. I myself have been ogling the minis off and on for quite a while now but never seized the initiative and made a […]

Spacecurves’ WAR Games Con Plans

Guest Columnist 2 Minute Read Jul 8

WAR Games Con is today, and I am excited!  I had a great time last year, and am really looking forward to spending time with my 40k friends from across the country. I’m going to play in the mirror match tournament and the Warhammer 40k GT.   First let me talk about the mirror match. […]

40k: X vs Y – Dark Eldar Scourges vs Reavers

Mark Mercer 6 Minute Read Jul 7

The Dark Eldar have got some very cool fast attack choices. I’m focusing on two of them today: Scourges and Reavers. Both are cool units, but if you had to pick one or the other which one would it be? Scourges Scourges are basically Dark Eldar jump infantry – which, model wise, have some uber […]

Wargames Gallery 7-7-11


WargamesCon 2011 – Let the Games BEGIN! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes, Mantic & Flames of War shots are welcome.

WarGamesCon 2011 – Battlefoam Announcement


Romeo from Battlefoam will be attending WarGamesCon and wanted to get this announcement out there for all you attendees: “Battle Foam is happy to be attending Wargamescon again this year.  We attempted to play last year and realized that Wargamescon is not for old men with bad backs.  Wargamescon is for tough guys that are […]

WARPATH: Initial Thoughts

Guest Columnist 2 Minute Read Jul 7

Heya, Rabscutle and SpankyHarrison here to share our initial thoughts regarding Warpath’s beta rule set. First, from Spanky: Unsurprisingly, Warpath shares a lot of features with the Kings of War rules. In fact, they are almost identical. More than anything, my first impression of Warpath is that it is Kings of War with a few […]

40K Gamesday Spain: On Dice and Capitalism


Oh, the interesting things people see in our world of cameras everywhere.  Behold the list of benefits your GW purchases will net you at GamesDay Spain!  You’re gonna love this… Pic via Bolterandchainsword’s Tanhausen For those of you who can’t read Spanish here is the translation: Table of Events in the Sales AreaGames Workshop For […]

40K RUMORS: Tomb Spiders Tidbits…

Larry Vela 2 Minute Read Jul 6

Drip, Drip, Drip… The Necron rumors continue…  Today’s catch: Tomb Spider details Necron Rumor Thread (Lounge) (Caught a glimpse of the new necron tomb spyder) —It was definitely a Tomb Spyder, on a plastic sprue in two parts (i.e. two sprues). I wasn’t meant to see it, but I don’t want to get the person […]

Wargames Gallery 7-6-11


Pic submited by J G It’s okay fellers, I got this…Overconfidence caption contest – GO! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes, […]

WFB Hobby – Basic NMM tutorial

Mananarepublic 5 Minute Read Jul 6

This tutorial covers how to paint ornate armor using a Non Metallic Metal method.I have never been very good at using metallic paints, so instead I have always preferred to paint models with the alternative NMM method. The model I selected for this tutorial is part of the Rackham elf range, but the color scheme […]

Warmachine – Thunderstruck #4: Wrath Reaction

relasine 8 Minute Read Jul 6

We’ve had Wrath for a bit, so I’ve had some time to digest what was in there. Overall, I’m pretty happy with what Cygnar walked away with, and look forward to incorporating new elements into my growing army.  Let’s dig in! Constance Blaize – Cygnar finally has a proper troop-supporting warcaster. While Epic Stryker has […]