Author Archives: Craig

About Craig

For those who need to know these things: - I'll never see 50 again. - I'm tall enough to see well in crowds and fat enough to leave a wake. - I'm well married to a woman with twice my smarts, three delightful and challenging children (er-hem), and one cat overlord. - I am Welsh. - I have to work for a living, but do nothing that makes me perspire.

Safe & sound

Like many gamers I am always looking for safe storage solutions for my miniatures. For years I have used expensive foam miniatures boxes. These are fantastic if you intend to put your miniatures through an airport baggage handling system or … Continue reading

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Saleh & Son

Imagine my joy this morning when I opened a small parcel from Saleh & Son, aka Lucid Eye Publications). As many of you may know Steve was one of the two brilliant sculptors of North Star’s original IHMN figure range. … Continue reading

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Big Autumn Project 3

As I am going to be building a lot of houses over the next three months, I thought I might take you step-by-step through my basic method. Tools Retractable blade heavy craft knife Scalpel blade knife 12″/30cms steel rule A … Continue reading

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Autumn Project Part 2

So,  a few days have passed and I have managed to get a few more things sorted on the project. The first of these is that House A1 is close to complete. The longest part of any card house construction … Continue reading

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Craig’s Big Autumn Project

Well here we are, summer’s over so now I need a project to keep me busy this autumn. So why not make it an ambitious one? A while back I challenged the stalwarts on our Facebook pages to determine how … Continue reading

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Sad news indeed

Today we learned that two UK games companies have had to close their doors. Most gamers knew of Spartan games, the producers of Dystopian Legions, Firestorm Armada and Halo, amongst other games. Their incredible drop ship model at Salute spoke … Continue reading

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The Other Partizan 2017

The Other Partizan 2017 As is our custom, shortly before dawn my good friend Hairy Dave and myself crossed the border into England and began the trek to Newark. Upon our arrival we found the hall thronging with busy traders … Continue reading

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