Author Archives: Nick

About Nick

Who & Where? Me… sorry that doesn’t help! My name is Nick Brigg and i’m a gaming enthusiast in the Edinburgh area playing a variety of Wargames, Boardgames, Roleplay & LARPs on a regular basis. Currently I attend Edinburgh League of Gamers [elg] to get my weekly wargaming fix: http://elgamers.org/ What & Why? This blog is for me to share my enthusiam for the hobby, and in particular share my knowledge and experience of making wargames terrain and boards with the community. Hopefully improving the terrain which your playing on and making wargaming a prettier and more enjoyable experience.

Bolt Action/Flames of War – Intro Board

So as 6s2hit seems to have become my new patron I’ve been making them a new introduction board. However as Jason threw me some resin flames of war buildings, as well as Kenny giving me some of Warlord’s plastic ‘Ruined … Continue reading

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Bottling up some ‘Wedding Wine’…

It’s taken a good few evenings but our wedding present for Emma & Kit is now ready :) below are some pics of the production line. The gooseberry came out as a tart medium wine & the blackberry a fuller … Continue reading

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Necro-fun-da – Part 8 (complete;)

And some pictures of the terrain set at its new home, 6s2hit HQ: Cheers Nick

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Necro-fun-da – Part 7

Had a bit of a productive couple of evenings and the rest of the smaller buildings are now complete, just the really small scatter terrain to go, anyhoo photo’s: Hope this amuses! Nick

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Necro-fun-da – Part 6 …and BBQ baking!

So finally back to the blog after the wedding & post wedding shenanigans. Haven’t really made much progress on terrain :( but have attended some Larp’s, built some garden wall & today have done ‘some’ baking of cake, cookies, flat … Continue reading

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Necro-fun-da – Part 5

So the largest two pieces and the gantries are now painted, though they are still to get posters and weathering once everything else has gotten to this stage. Progress & updates will likely slow for a bit as I’m getting married … Continue reading

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Necro-fun-da – Part 4

So three cans of B&Q’s stone effect spray later (I may have gone a bit overboard with this to really grime up this terrain set) and some sand & gravel, the Necromunda terrain is now textured. Now some people ask … Continue reading

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Necro-fun-da – Part 3

Much plastic, various glues and slightly burnt fingers later the detailing is now completed. Next is onto the sand & gravel texturing, then painting… but here are some in progress pics to wet your appetite with ;) I have also … Continue reading

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…Squirrel!!!

So just back from Centre Parc / Boardgaming break and am feelin chilled, so thought I should share some shots of the little guy that turned up the morning we were leaving. Nick

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Necro-fun-da – Part 2

So i’ve managed to rough out the shapes of all the buildings, using three and six millimeter thick mdf to make the floors of the funny shaped buildings (and ghetto!). Now just need to base up the remainder then crack … Continue reading

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