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Industrial Tower Wargaming Terrain

 On a mission to make some homemade desert wargaming terrain suitable for games of Star Wars Miniatures Battles or Star Wars: Legion, we took a trip to the local thrift store to see what suitable bits and bobs might be available on the cheap. It was a classic case …

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Star Wars Miniatures AT-ST Attack on Endor Scenario Pack

 Issued in 2006 as a limited-edition accessory for the Star Wars Miniatures game from Wizards of the Coast, the AT-ST Attack on Endor Scenario Pack offers a selection of figures and scenarios for recreating classic Star Wars battles on the strategically vital forest moon. In addition to the requisite …

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Easy Foam Wargaming Terrain

One gratifying thing about using faux crumbling stone walls as wargaming terrain pieces is that they fit nicely into almost any genre of tabletop miniature games, whether it be fantasy, historical, modern day or science fiction. Plus as we discovered, they’re super easy to shape out of pieces of soft …

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Star Wars Miniatures Battles Starter Boxes

The upcoming Star Wars: Legion miniatures game from Fantasy Flight Games appears to be generating a tremendous amount of buzz in the global wargaming community. And why wouldn’t it? Adapting the world’s biggest science fiction franchise to the tabletop wargaming environment seems like a slam dunk, particularly given the success …

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Star Wars Miniatures Battles Game

With Star Wars: The Last Jedi hitting theaters next month and Fantasy Flight Games’ Star Wars: Legion, a “miniatures game of infantry battles in the Star Wars galaxy,” due to be released in the first-quarter of 2018 (or perhaps even earlier), it’s safe to say that licensed Star Wars games …

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Star Wars Legion Super Cheap Terrain Ideas

Unless I’m forgetting something from years ago, this homemade miniatures wargaming terrain for Star Wars: Legion and Star Wars Miniatures Battles is the first gaming terrain that we’ve ever actually made ourselves. Ok, I take that back. I think I did cut up a Tide detergent box back in the …

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Tacticon and Rocky Mountain Con 2017

Colorado-based gaming convention Tacticon 29 was held Sept. 28 — Oct. 1, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Airport Convention Center in Denver. This year’s Tacticon was held in conjunction with comic book, collectible and Sci-Fi convention Rocky Mountain Con 5, allowing registrants to attend both events in the same venue. …

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HeroClix Undead Unboxing

“Ghosts, demons, skeletons, and zombies rise up in WizKids HeroClix: Undead! Pit your favorite heroes against a horde of werewolves or team up with Dr. Jekyll. Scare the Clix out of your opponents!” So reads the opening paragraph of the HeroClix: Undead webpage, which showcases the 2017 horror-inspired expansion to …

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Aim for Their Heads!

Another camera test in the game room. As the zombie hoard closes in, the last of the special forces troopers opens fire from within the defensive perimeter, trying to make every shot count. If the mass of undead cannibals breaches the barricades, it’s all over for this tiny remaining pocket …

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Outlaws Vs Tyrannosaur

Anyone remember The Valley of Gwangi, the classic cowboys vs. dinosaurs movie featuring the work of stop-motion animation genius Ray Harryhausen? Our Old-West/Prehistoric Creature mashup has a somewhat different story line. In our tabletop tale, three outlaws try to ambush a T-Rex, using one of their gang members as bait. …

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