April, 2012

Tabletop Gaming Bunker Vallejo/Reaper Acrylic Paint Shelf
Apr 29 2012

Tabletop Gaming Bunker Vallejo/Reaper Acrylic Paint Shelf

Anyone involved in this hobby more than casually will accumulate a collection of paints that presents storage and organizational challenges. Having all your paint pots or dropper bottles loose on your desktop both consumes valuable work space and makes it a pain to find the particular paint you need at any given moment. I’ve seen […]

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A Brief Rant About Paint Pricing
Apr 14 2012

A Brief Rant About Paint Pricing

Here’s the thing about hobby paint pricing: all things being equal, price per unit volume is everything. And here’s the thing about hobby paint brands: by that metric, GW’s Citadel paints are the worst value by a significant margin. Consider the list price for a single pot or bottle of paint from what are (probably) […]

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Transferring Citadel Paints to Dropper Bottles
Apr 10 2012

Transferring Citadel Paints to Dropper Bottles

I really, really do not like paint pots. There are a few reasons for this. First, I think pots are intrinsically wasteful. Air is the mortal enemy of paint, and pots expose more paint to the air than alternatives even if a hobbyist is excruciatingly careful and keeps the pot open just long enough to dispense […]

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Buying/Building/Painting For 6th Edition
Apr 05 2012

Buying/Building/Painting For 6th Edition

It’s widely rumored/believed that a 6th edition of Warhammer 40k will drop sometime in the not-too-distant future – perhaps later this year or early next. Understandably, some of the Freebootaz over at the 40k Radio forums are concerned about how to plan for the future, since any revision of the game rules is bound to result […]

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