Baffo’s sculpting table 02 – MoW Elites
Nov05

Baffo’s sculpting table 02 – MoW Elites

This week we’re getting back to my sculpting series, since I finished converting and painting the prototype of a long lasting conversion project, I started working on more than 6 months ago: elite Man-o-Wars. I am a faction completest and an impulse buyer, so over the years I’ve been in the hobby, I have accumulated way more MoWs than I’ve ever put on the table (10 metal Shock troopers, 5 metal Demo corps and 5 Bombardiers),...

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Iron kingdoms RPG musings
Oct23

Iron kingdoms RPG musings

This week we will discuss role playing, since I finally got my copy of the IK RPG, I will eventually GM a new role playing campaign with it and writing stuff down helps sorting out my thoughts. As most people who got the IK book, the first thing I did was creating new characters and working out combos, but since this time around I’ll be managing the games, rather than playing in them, I decided to try a slightly different approach. I...

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Baffo’s Colossal ideas (part 1)
Oct16

Baffo’s Colossal ideas (part 1)

This will be a short series (3-4 articles) on my conversion ideas and concept drawings for all the new huge based jacks and beasts, that at present I can’t put into practice myself. I should point out that these drawings (and any other drawings in all my articles) are collaboration works with my younger brother (that is a much better illustrator than me); he usually does the raw sketches, while I pen in the details and shading. Anyway...

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Baffo’s sculpting table 01 – Katyusha
Oct09

Baffo’s sculpting table 01 – Katyusha

This article is the first of a new series I’ll be writing for MoM, focused mainly on the ‘hobby side’ of Warmachine and Hordes.  In the series we will discuss conversion ideas, green stuffing tips and how to make your own ‘ghetto sculpting tools’ on a budget… In my opinion sculpting is no different from painting models: if you have enough ‘brush control’ to free hand or layer, you have already enough skill to green stuff details on...

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