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Paints & tools, ToP Tips

ToP Tip: Top 10 Pro Acryl paints

Top 10 Pro Acryl paints featuring Rogue Hobbies and Matt Cexwish

I tested all 126 colours in the Pro Acryl range, including the brand-new Signature Series sets from Flameon Miniatures and Louise from Rogue Hobbies. In this video, I reveal what I think are the must-haves and explain why Bold Titanium White didn’t make the cut. Whether you’re already familiar with Pro Acryl or have only experience with paints from say Games Workshop or The Army Painter, this post will help you find the perfect addition to your paint collection.

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Age of Sigmar, Reviews

Review: Skaventide Part 2 – AoS 4th Edition Core Book, Spearhead, Fire & Jade

Age of Sigmar 4th Edition Core Book and Fire & Jade from Skaventide

In part 2 of our Skaventide review, we take a look at the new Core Book and the Fire & Jade expansion book. We examine the structure of the rules for the 4th Edition of Warhammer Age of Sigmar for accessibility. From a casual player’s perspective we share our thoughts on the new edition and the new Spearhead game mode. And: Can the presentation of the books match the quality of the previous edition?

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Age of Sigmar, Reviews

Review: Skaventide Part 1 – The Models

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Skaventide launch box models unboxing and review
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Skaventide is finally here, heralding the looming Vermindoom that will shape the narrative of the 4th Edition of Warhammer Age of Sigmar. In this review, we’re unboxing what might be the “most complete” launch box of all time and taking a closer look at the models of the Stormcast Eternals and Skaven. What options can be found on the sprues? Which models share sprues and are likely exclusive to Skaventide? How do the Clanrats and Liberators compare to their older incarnations? All this and much more in part 1 of our unboxing.

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