Category Archives: Hobbies

Battle for the Dorwinion Valley

I got the beer and pretzels and the boys came over for some lead pushing and die rolling. In order to save time, Steve volunteered to serve as Aruman, the Multi-Coulored (Head of the Istari Council). In this fantastic scenario, … Continue reading

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Goblin! For Miniatures (first night’s action)

My gaming group got together to play test another classic hex and counter game I converted for play with 25 mm miniatures.  This time, Howard Barasch’s Goblin!  A Dwarfstar game, which I guess was a division of Heritage USA (or … Continue reading

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A miniatures project – Ring Wraiths on flying mounts

I was having some trouble getting back into painting, so I took the advice some gave on The Miniatures Page – begin with a project that was fun and would not take forever to accomplish. The models when finished – … Continue reading

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2009 International Yorkie Meet Up

So what was the international Yorkie Meet Up like?  Well, it was much the same as the local meet ups, only A) More expensive, B) Bigger and Better, C) Lots more stuff to see and do, with more great people … Continue reading

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Yorkie Meet Up!

Gail and I went to the Yorkie Meet Up today.  There were about 17 people this time around, and 20 little dogs, most all of them Yorkies but we had a cool miniature poodle and a Maltese, too.  The dogs … Continue reading

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Fords of Isen Turns 1 through 4

Fords of Isen Play Test   My gaming group decided to squeeze in some 25 mm Tolkien fantasy miniatures to go along with the usual Napoleonics, ancients, colonials, WWII, future fantasy and all the other various genres we have played over the years.  … Continue reading

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