M3-A Scyk review
X-Wing
A couple of months ago I walked into my friendly local game store to watch a little X-Wing. Everyone seemed to be having fun with their ships except for one guy who was shaking his head with a corkscrew frown. “Fuck the Scyk! This is last time I’m flying this ship.” Call me crazy but after seeing such shaking frustration I wanted …
First reaction to Infinity
Infinity
Infinity has always vexed me. I’ve heard mixed reviews about the gameplay but the models are unreal gorgeous. Look at these Aragoto Senkenbutais. Akira anyone? Also, check out these Kameel Remotes. Look familiar? Maybe this image of a Tachikoma from Ghost in the Shell will jog your memory. Infinity is full of sweet nostalgia bombs like the ones shown above …
Dipping: a cheap technique or a useful skill?
Painting
A year ago I attended a master’s level painting class in Chicago with Meg Maples, award winning model painter and former staff painter of Privateer Press. We practiced two-brush blending for two days straight. Two-brush blending requires hours of practice and is used by many professional painters. To master two-brush blending would be an amazing feat. Dipping on the other …