Posts Tagged ‘Warhammer Fantasy Battle’

This Week I’ve Painted… Skaven Warlord Queek Headtaker

September 6th, 2010

The Skaven continue to get painted, with the next one off the table being no less than the army general. I’m aiming for a first block of 1,000 points, led by a chieftain, who’ll be in a large unit of Clanrats to back him up. I feel a general for any army should always be […]


This Week I’ve painted… Skaven Gutter Runners

August 23rd, 2010

Because painting one new army just isn’t enough work to have on your modelling bench, I’m working on another. With the release of Warhammer Fantasy 8th edition and the soon to be released Island of Blood with all its juicy new Skaven models, I’ve decided to start a Skaven army. Although the horde of models […]


Warhammer: Island of Blood

August 19th, 2010

Following closely behind the new Warhammer 8th edition rulebook is Games Workshop’s accompanying boxed set Island of Blood. I opened my preview copy this week, and its contents are produced to the same high quality as the rulebook. Speaking of which, they are as follows: One ‘Read this first’ booklet, containing an introduction to the […]


Warhammer 8th edition – our first game

August 4th, 2010

So we tried out the new Warhammer a couple of weeks back (apologies for the posting delay- I’ll try better from now on)! Ben and John (also known as George – it’s a long story involving 90s kids cartoons…) played a 2000 point game, with Ben taking his Vampire Elector Count army and John his […]


Warhammer 8th Edition is here!

June 23rd, 2010

So I received the new Warhammer 8th edition rulebook this week – and it’s a beast! Weighing in at 2.2kg and with 512 pages, I suspect it’s the biggest rulebook GW has ever released. It looks great as well -it even has a red ribbon bookmark.  So it’s a good start, but this is slightly […]