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Gaslands War Rig Kitbash

After some furious chopping of various plastic and metal vehicles and a deep dive into the bits box, we’re pleased to present our second war rig build for Gaslands (paid link) the game of post-apocalyptic vehicular combat, created by Mike Hutchinson and published by Osprey Wargames (paid link). Unlike our …

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Gaslands War Rig Build

We just finished the first of what will hopefully be two war rig builds for Gaslands (paid link), the game of post-apocalyptic vehicular combat, created by Mike Hutchinson and published by Osprey Wargames (paid link). Like a lot of kit-bashing projects, this build began by selecting a suitable foundation, in …

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Frostgrave DIY Treasure Tokens

Last week we posted our first battle report video on Frostgrave, Fantasy Wargames in the Frozen City (paid link), published by Osprey Games. While combat between competing warbands is almost inevitable in Frostgrave, the main objective is really grabbing as many treasure tokens as possible and whisking them off the …

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Gaslands Rumble in the Rockies

When we attended local tabletop gaming convention Genghis Con 41 in Aurora, Colo., last year, we just showed up and enjoyed the spectacle, without really participating in anything. For this year’s Genghis Con 42 however, we preregistered for a number of events, including a miniatures painting class, the Olympus Games …

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DIY Wargaming Dice Trays

We’ve been shooting wargaming battle report videos for about a year now and one of the things we’ve discovered is that it’s really nice to have a few different dice trays on hand. We like to choose a tray for the dice-rolling portion of each video that fits the available …

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Gaslands Flea Market Challenge

While cruising the seemingly endless aisles of an indoor flea market a few weeks ago — actually we were slightly lost and searching for the exit — we ran across a sealed produce container stuffed with a hodgepodge of die-cast vehicles and temptingly priced at just $1.99. Since that seemed …

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Fallout: Wasteland Warfare Atomic Roadster

“Daedalus Motorworks proudly presents the 2072 Dog Star SX roadster, featuring dual anti-gravity coils, a projectile-resistant gold Duraplex privacy dome, and the patented Atomic Scramjet propulsion system, powered by our eco-friendly, first-generation RWR (Rad Waste Reactor).” With apologies to Jeff Foxworthy, you just might be a wargamer if you look …

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Our First Gaslands Build

The brilliance of Gaslands (paid link) the post-apocalyptic vehicular combat rules published by Osprey Games, is that the game can be played with regular Hot Wheels or Matchbox cars, making it a very inexpensive pastime compared to most miniatures-based tabletop wargames. This is especially true when Gaslands fanatics pilfer cars from …

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Our $20 Star Wars AT-SW Walker Project

Using inter-dimensional technology, Imperial engineers acquired a Dust Tactics heavy destroyer from an alternate universe, which they reverse engineered to create the Galactic Empire’s AT-SW (all-terrain support walker). This infantry suppression vehicle is affectionately known by rank and file stormtroopers as the Imperial “street sweeper.” So about 10 months ago …

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