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Spears of the Winged Skull

This fearsome unit has not lost a battle since the Battle of the Black Marsh. The sorceress who owns the regiment, Xyandi Nindraizan, had the survivors decimated - one in ten were impaled on their own spears to sooth her anger. The current commander, Ghin Cygnarc, knows that in each battle or skirmish, he must… Continue reading Spears of the Winged Skull

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Spears of the Red Skull

Spears of the Red Skull or "Red Skulls" is a Dark Elf unit. The Red Skulls is a unit of 12 figures for Warrior Heroes Warbands by Two Hour Wargames. The rules are still available from Rebel Minis on their website and on DriveThru RPG. It is the first unit I've completed in my Mid-Summer… Continue reading Spears of the Red Skull

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WHAT – A Day Carousing

Taverns and Inns are deeply embedded in Role Playing Games and fantasy literature. Whether it is the Prancing Pony in Lord of the Rings or Inn of the Last Home in DragonLance, the tavern inn is an important meeting place for characters and often serves as home, or base of operations, for traveling characters. The… Continue reading WHAT – A Day Carousing

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WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 4, The Game

While most of Entoich is open semi-arid land, the land becomes more wooded in the north approaching Tropilium, which was where Bhoma and her band was headed. The border between Tropilium and Entoich is the Clemency River and the Clemency River flows into Mare Tropilii, "Sea of the Tropilium". Today finds them in Kanesh, the… Continue reading WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 4, The Game

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WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 3, The Denizens

In this part I'm going to show you who lives in the dungeon. This is the last bit of prep work before playing the Dungeons Encounter in Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir or WHAT for short. Though I've taken three posts to demonstrate the prep work I've done, in actual time it only takes a… Continue reading WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 3, The Denizens

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WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 2, The Party

With Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir (WHAT), I have a new game, a new campaign, a new encounter - all begging for new miniatures. These figures are all 3D Printed from BrushFu Studios. I don't own a 3D printer, so I purchase figures from boutique 3D printing service companies found on Etsy, eBay and other… Continue reading WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 2, The Party

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WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 1, The Set Up

Two Hour Wargames has released a new set of Fantasy rules - Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir (WHAT). To be honest, I was about to sell off my entire fantasy collection - miniatures, terrain, rules, novels, etc. I'm at that age where I'm having to downsize a lot of things. However, when I got wind… Continue reading WHAT 1st Encounter – Part 1, The Set Up

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Heartbreaker Dark Elves

Step into the Way Back Machine (along with Mr. Peabody), and let's go back to the last decade of the previous century. There were several massed battle fantasy games available - all competing against Games Workshop's Warhammer. Heartbreaker Hobbies had a game called Leviathan. They even used some of the same sculptors who had sculpted… Continue reading Heartbreaker Dark Elves

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A Band of Dark Elves

At MilleniumCon 2009, a bunch of guys from LSHMS (Lone Star Historical Miniatures Society) had a table in the dealer area where they were selling items other members wanted to get rid of, they were kind of running a flea market before the actual flea market day of the convention. Anyway, they had a big… Continue reading A Band of Dark Elves