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Kings of War: Shadows in the North Starter Set Unboxing

Since tabletop skirmish wargaming is kind of our thing, earlier this year we purchased a copy of Kings of War: Vanguard (paid link), a rather excellent looking fantasy skirmish ruleset from Mantic Games, which also produces the Kings of War (paid link) mass battle fantasy wargame, now in its 3rd …

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Mandalorians vs Stormtroopers, Star Wars Miniatures Game

In our last Skirmish Wargames battle report, we tipped our hat to Disney’s upcoming streaming series The Mandalorian (premiering in just three days) by playing a Mandalorian themed game of Star Wars Miniatures from Wizards of the Coast. In that engagement, which was played on a grid-based tabletop gaming mat …

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Star Wars Miniatures Game, Mandalorian Vs Black Sun

Arriving between the discontinuation of Star Wars Miniatures Battles from West End Games, and the ascendence of Star Wars: Legion from Fantasy Flight Games, the Star Wars Miniatures game from Wizards of the Coast took a decidedly different tack than either its predecessor or successor. Unlike the offerings from West …

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Runewars Cheap Wargaming Miniatures

As I mentioned in our last post, I recently shelled out $107 dollars for a large order of discounted box sets for the Runewars Miniatures Game, a fantasy genre wargame initially released in 2016 by Fantasy Flight Games. When the shipment arrived on my doorstep a few days after my …

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Runewars Discount Wargaming Miniatures

I definitely don’t need any additional wargaming miniatures piled atop the considerable mountain of shame teetering next to my worktable, especially considering my slow rate of speed when it comes to figure painting. However, I’m also a sucker for a good deal. Or at least what my clearcoat-addled brain interprets …

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Urban Manhunt Tabletop Miniatures Game

Inspired by dystopian cinematic thrillers such as Escape from New York and Running Man, with a little Hunger Games and Battle Royale thrown in for good measure, Urban Manhunt (paid link) is a 28mm tabletop miniatures game that pits sanctioned hunters against free-range criminals inside a hellish prison city. Paid …

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GWAR Rumble in Antarctica Miniatures Game

Published in 1999 by DemonBlade Games, GWAR: Rumble in Antarctica (paid link) is a 28mm miniatures game pitting barbaric space pirates known as the Scumdogs of the Universe against each other for control of the sacred GWAR temple, hidden at the South Pole. As the name implies, Rumble in Antarctica …

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Gaslands War Rig Battle Report

Some of you may recall that a few weeks back we built two custom war rigs for Gaslands (paid link), the game of post-apocalyptic vehicular combat, written by Mike Hutchinson and published by Osprey Wargames. At the time we mused about engineering a showdown between our two rival gangs, the …

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