Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Start Small But Dream Big

A common beginner mistake is over ambition when starting an army collection. Ambition and big dreams are good, but when that creative energy is unfocused it often leads to burnout and unfinished armies. When starting an army, several steps can be taken to avoid a loss of desire and ensure you get over the line with a finished collection.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Tac Squad Progress

Here's some pictures of the latest Marine I finished a few days ago. I am really hoping to be done with the tac squad soon, within the weekend at the latest. I just have to finish 2 more normal Marines and one with the rocket launcher, which will take some more time.

Choosing a Faction Part 2

Let's get down to the actual decision making process now. We've looked at the 3 aspects of 40k; the tabletop, collecting miniatures and Black Library. For choosing a faction, I recommend blending all 3 aspects together.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Choosing a Faction Part 1

The 40k Universe

So you're new to the world of Warhammer 40,000. Perhaps you've been to the Games Workshop website, or watched some how to paint videos on YouTube. Maybe you've listened to an excited friend try to tell you the entire history of the Imperium of Man, and you got lost after the Great Crusade and that guy named Horus. No doubt you've heard of the Emperor, the primarchs, power armor and bolters, space elves or something like that, seen tidal waves of massive Orks, and in Terra's name what are these planet eating dinosaurs?