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CSW Review: Death Ray Designs, Card and Acrylic Base Inserts.

A nice base can elevate an average miniature and pre-made bases save time. As my painting is decidedly average and time is often in short supply I’ve come to appreciate the usefulness of pre-made scenic bases. ¬†Luckily for the budget-conscious gamer like myself there are quite a few options. ¬†In the past I’ve made extensive ... Read more

Adepticon: A First-Timer’s Perspective

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of attending Adepticon 2015, and here’s a review of the experience from my varied perspectives, as a: First time attendee who isn’t a player of the flagship Adepticon games  Terrain-building addict  First time Adepticon game master  Bargain hunter  Thoughts as a First-Time Attendee As an attendee, I have ... Read more

Scatter Terrain for Sci-Fi and Post-Apocalyptic Wargaming

While digging through my bits boxes recently, I found myself staring at a bag full of windows and window frames leftover from a Walthers building I built years ago. I suddenly realized that by clipping out the bottoms of the frames and gluing them to the windows in reverse, I could make pallets. But what ... Read more

Terrain Triptych, Part 3: Elevated Train Station

Elevated train stations are a common sight here in Chicago, so I’m extra happy to add this terrain piece to my collection. As with the other items in the Terrain Triptych series, this one started life as a toy playset. The original toy is a Fisher Price Geo-Trax Train Station. It’s an outstanding example of ... Read more

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