Tabletop Review – Defenders of the Realm

Time for another board game review!  This time around we’ll be discussing Defenders of the Realm from Eagle-Gryphon Games. DotR is a fantasy-themed cooperative game designed to test your luck and skills at defending the main stronghold of Monarch City.  Four evil generals are marching their armies toward the city, aiming to conquer it for…

Tabletop Review – Firefly: The Game

Despite only running for a single season, the TV show Firefly has spawned quite the pile of merchandise.  After watching the show, I couldn’t help but wonder how great the board game would be.  Then my wife came home with it!  We’ve now played it quite a few times, and it’s about time I sat…

Painting Minis – Dark Elf Sorcerer

Time for another mini painting session!  Dramorion, the dark elf sorcerer from Reaper. (I actually painted this one before my previous post, but I couldn’t let the secret out of the bag. This is another surprise mini for one of my players in my Lost Mine of Phandelver campaign.) Believe it or not, trying to…

Painting Minis – Hyrekia, Dragonthrall Mage

Things have been pretty busy lately, so it’s been tough to get my brain to focus on any particular hobby or task.  But I want to get back to painting.  I have tons of minis to paint. It’s just a matter of making the time. And I finally sat my butt down and painted my…

Dragons Don’t Share – Painted Ruins

If you’ve been following along with my painting posts, then you noticed that I recently acquired the Reaper Bones diorama set called “Dragons Don’t Share”.  It’s a really cool set of miniatures and terrain, including five heroes, a huge dragon, and the ruins of an old tower.  Since I’ve wanted to use the ruins in…

Dragons Don’t Share – The Unboxing

  Today I received something awesome in the mail.  I’ve been wanting this for a while now, and wanting it badly.  And now it all mine!  MINE, I SAY!  *maniacal laughter*  Ahem…  sorry.  Let’s continue. As soon as I saw this, I knew it had huge potential and could fit in really nicely into the…