One of the things that most inspires us here at KO about K47 is it’s background. The way the writers have put in enough detail to drive a story but just little enough so you can let your imagination run free in the twisted weird war world. However there is a rather unfortunate trend in […]Read more "Competitive fluffing or how to theme a tournament army "
Following on from part 1 of this series here; progress is continuing on the Naval Brigade of the Destroyer Oktober. Firstly we have the first complete squad, a 11 man SMG squad. Deadly from close in, these figures were too fun not to use! Again, quick and tabletop is still the name of the game, […]Read more "Soviet Naval Brigade – Not Perfect Part 2 – First squads! "
This was a bit of a monster to edit. What with the general traffic noise in my street mid recording and the other podcasters dropping their recording devices and switching venues on us a lot of work had to be done tidying up the audio. I’m sorry if it’s a little muffled in […]Read more "Rift Tech Radio – Episode 4, The British in K47"
So, this is a strange article for me to write. I’ve been painting for almost 25 years on and off with small improvements and sometimes great leaps, but always forward. I am a perfectionist to an extent and with the firm but fair feedback of James and Si I usually spend a lot of time […]Read more "Not Perfect or “How I learnt to stop worrying and embrace tabletop standard”"
So we’re back! This time we’re looking at the Soviets in K47 with help (as usual) from our co-host Scott of Boss Miniatures. This is a fairly lengthy episode which should download automatically via Podbean or iTunes if you use either of those apps. Alternatively you can listen via Sound Cloud. As […]Read more "Rift Tech Radio – Episode 3 – The Soviets in K47"
As most Bolt Action players will tell you, the new hotness is Operation: Sealion, a new what if style campaign book in the Bolt Action universe (ish!) However, knowing that there is several people who like to borrow (or outright steal!) The beat ideas from other areas, I thought id look at the book from […]Read more "What can K47 players take from Sealion?"
After a brief hiatus the time has come to paint my Mammoth. There’s an article on building the mammoth where you can see that I’ve undercoated the beast in Olive Grey Green. This has then been given a gloss varnish to try and protect the paint against rubbing and chipping. The next step […]Read more "Soviet Steel – Painting the Mammoth"