Review: Speedpaint by The Army Painter – really better than Contrast?
After many weeks of testing and experimenting, here is my final The Army Painter Speedpaint review. Are they really better and cheaper than Contrast or is it just a YouTube hype?
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Stahly’s best matt varnishes for painting miniatures (spray & brush-on)
The search for the perfect matt varnish can be like the search for the holy grail. Protecting your miniatures is a must, but too many models have been ruined thanks to a bad can of varnish. Many matt varnishes also tend to have a slight satin sheen even though the product says matt finish. Finding the best matt varnishes for painting miniatures is difficult, but not impossible. I’m here to help.
Review: Eldritch Omens (Aeldari vs Chaos Space Marines battlebox)
New Eldar! Multipart Autarch! Aeldari Rangers! Shroud Runners! Plastic Chaos Space Marines Chosen! Plastic Warpsmith! 15 all new models, found in the new Eldritch Omens battle box for Warhammer 40.000’s Nachmund season. But do the new kits deliver and is the high price point justified? Find out in our unboxing and review.
Showcase: Soulblight Gravelords Deathrattle Skeletons
My first 10 Deathrattle Skeletons for my Legion of Blood collection of Soulblight Gravelords are ready! These classic skeleton warriors have no end of flash, but are super modular and wickedly fun to assemble. More in this post.
Showcase: Silver Skulls Primaris Ancient
Games Workshop kindly sent me the new Primaris Ancient model early and I couldn’t wait to paint it for my Silver Skulls collection. It’s a pretty cool addition to the Primaris range, with two alternate poses, two heads, and two weapon options. Find out more in this showcase post.
Review: New Primaris Captain in Gravis Armour and Primaris Ancient
The Warzone: Nachmund season of Warhammer 40.000 is heralded with the release of two new Primaris Space Marine characters, previously only available in the old Dark Imperium starter set. Both of these models have a surprising amount of options AND new rules, so check out our video review.
Tutorial collection: Kill Team: Octarius
This week the new Kill Team Starter Set is on pre-order, and the Ork Kommandos, Death Korps of Krieg, and the Octarius Killzone terrain are also available individually. If you don’t know yet how to paint your models, we’ve got you covered with a selection of tutorials.
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