Author Archives: Aquilonien

Enjoying life: games, beer, roleplaying, hot sauces, nature, miniatures, meat, fishing, medieval, etc.

Space combat with Firestorm Armada

I have always been interested in space combat through Sci-Fi series/movies (Star Wars, Star Trek, and more), RPG games (ICE Spacemaster, WEG Star Wars D6 with Star Warriors starfighter combat, TSR Star Frontiers), and computer games (Homeworld, Space Empires…). This interest plus my fondness of miniature games brought me to Spartan Games website and their lines […]

Painted Undead Legionary

A quick note on my current project: painting as many of my unpainted miniatures as I can using the “Dipping method”. Here’s an undead legionary that took less than an hour to do.   

War of the Ring customization

War of the Ring is a great game. However, it is not always easy to fit all the miniatures in the right regions on the map because of space limitations. When I saw a custom version of the game on BGG using tokens, I was really interested to try it. I bought a bunch of […]

Downsizing miniature collection: Ral Partha Aztecs and Incas

These miniatures have been in the darkness of a drawer for more than 15 years! Obviously, they were not part of any of my projects. They might have a brighter future with somebody else. Let me know if interested. I took them out of their blisters to take better pictures. 42-302 Aztec Warrior Priests 42-303 […]

WIP – WW2 village