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Wayland Games Southend is Open!

At exactly 9am on the 28th of March, Wayland Games Southend first opened its doors to the general public. Though I didn’t manage to make it down in time to see the shutters rise, I did manage to visit later … Continue reading

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Working on Stuff…

I’m not sure if I’m impatient or lazy. Come to think of it, is there much of a difference? There’s a lot of things I want to do, perhaps too much, and the thought of spending time on a project … Continue reading

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Dreadball: Helheim Hoarders

In the darkest reaches of the Forge Father’s Star Empire, lay those blackened souls who have forgone their ancient oaths, giving in to a lust for rare and precious things. These individuals hail from Helheim, the desolate home of one … Continue reading

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Kickstarting Dreadball – & other Warpath news

So sunday the 30th of September has rolled by, and Mantic’s new game “Dreadball” is officially funded… and then some! Talking of other things that have officially happened, quite by coincidence and not hours of sweating and deliberating about whether … Continue reading

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Dreadball is NOT a Bloodbowl clone!

If you’re a fan of Warhammer, you’ve heard of Bloodbowl. If you haven’t, here’s the quick and easy: Bloodbowl is a funny little game, based around American football but using armies from the Warhammer Fantasy setting such as goblins, orcs, … Continue reading

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The Trials and Tribulations of a New or Prospective Wargamer

Wargaming is not the easiest hobby to get into. I’d been sitting on the fence for quite some time before I got into it, and I can say for a fact that it can unfortunately be quite a bit of … Continue reading

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Forge speed ahead!

First off, I apologise for the quality of these photos. It’s come to my notice recently that my camera is sometimes pretty damned awful. I’ve been having a lot of fun of late gluing together my Forge Fathers army ready … Continue reading

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The Giant Bearded Battlesuit

It does what it says on the tin. The Forge Fathers’ Iron Ancestor model is essentially to them what a Dreadnaught is to Space Marines. Perhaps not lore-wise, but for all essential purposes it operates in the same way. It … Continue reading

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Meet the Forge Fathers

“From out of the core worlds, the Forge Fathers came, resplendant in armour all but impenetrable to conventional weaponry. Though short in stature, their strength and resilence more than makes up for it. Pray not to incur the wrath of … Continue reading

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Regular Updates: Or What the Hell is this Blog For Anyway?

Well, I’m feeling a little chuffed. Today, or last night (I’m not really sure how this works) is/has been my busiest day so far! I’ve never had so many views at one time, and apparently I owe it all to … Continue reading

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