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Terrain Corner – Asteroids

I was more than a little surprised after my last article on Trees was so popular.  If you’ve not had a look at the article you can find it here.

When I was asking the team about what I should do next, Darren was pretty keen thet I do one on Asteroids.  I think he has some other project in mind that he’s after tips for.  Though as I have the Dropfleet Commander Kickstarter about to arrive soon I thought why not.

A lot of the terrain projects I do are very simple.  My hope is to get the terrain in a usable state on the table in a decent amount of time.  There are certain projects I spend a lot of time on, but most can be done in a few hours.

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Halo Flying High and getting Down and Dirty: Part One

When I started writing this article Halo: Ground Command wasn’t available just yet, we shall see if it arrives before this gets published! This is the last of the current updates for games I play regularly, at the moment, mainly because if I do many more I will be writing articles all day instead of actually doing anything with the models, expect though to see a Warmahordes one when the stuff arrives from the states.

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Weekend Hobbying 16/17 July 2016

So its the weekend and there is a lot that goes on, games, tournaments, building, painting and buying, without conveniently forgetting shows as well. So what are you upto this weekend. According to facebook Spartan have a Vanguard called Dan currently sat at Attack with Halo Ground Command.

I am sure he wont get mugged for the awesome game that Halo: Ground Command promises to be.

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Halo Ground Command


Final Starter Set Box Contents

Spartan Games have  finalised the Halo: Ground Command contents and managed to squeeze even more in there, so you really get great value for your money! The final contents now include:

  • Full colour Halo: Ground Command Rulebook
  • Statistics Sheets (detailing UNSC and Covenant forces)
  • 20 x Custom Halo Dice, 6 x Halo Order Dice and 4 x Normal D6
  • 40 x Game Tokens (Damage, Activation and Cooldown)
  • Shadow Templates – UNSC Pelican and Covenant Phantom Dropships
  • Quick Reference Sheet
  • 2 x Commander Cards
  • Halo Scenery – Bunkers and Scatter Terrain
  • UNSC 1,250 Point Battle Group

  • Covenant 1,250 Point Battle Group




Spartan have been working closely with 343 Industries, and are hugely proud to release some of the finest 1:100th scale models in the wargames industry. Meticulous attention to detail has truly allowed Spartan to bring Halo to tabletops like never before, and existing and new fans will be able to realise epic battles from the Halo Universe in stunning detail.

Where has the week gone

Where has the week gone? Its almost the weekend already and I hope you guys have a better weekend planned than me.

Currently whilst at my paying job I am working my way though the rule books that I brought at Salute last weekend in preparation for scaling up the amount of games i play whilst at the same time on my lunch breaks I am building the spoils from Salute

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Halo Fleet Upgrades

Today shall see the release of several Halo Fleet Battles extras from Spartan Games. Extra dice are available as are commander packs. A Large Battle Group upgrade is available for both the Covenant and the UNSC forces, these packs have 2 Heavy cruisers and a few escorts in the shape of Corvettes and Frigates depending on which race you play.

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