When I first started this site, I intended it to be a WIP blog but I quickly found that I was spreading myself too thin and that I can’t update the site as quickly as I can paint. I also didn’t seem to be getting as much interest as the other places I share my … Continue reading The Breakthrough – Hobbit SBG Battle Report
I have been painting several things recently and making good progress until disaster struck. I had half of the terrain in the Escape From Goblin Town Set painted up and ready to be varnished and when a relatively cool morning presented itself I jumped at the chance to do so. Unfortunately, I oversprayed the terrain … Continue reading Painting Delays and Gloin Joins the Fray!
Alright, it isn’t terribly impressive to go from one to two but I’m still pleased to present Oin to you! I am satisfied with how he came out even if I think I did a better job painting Fili overall. I couldn’t get his eyes right (though it is hard to tell in the picture … Continue reading Thorin’s Company Doubles in Size
As promised in my last update, I have some more painting progress to share with you. To my surprise, I found myself working on my first member of Thorin’s Company! To help me paint Fili, I found a great guide on the Tale of Painters Blog that I can recommend if you’re stumped as to … Continue reading Thorin’s Company Forms
I’ve had Escape From Goblin Town for about a week and so I thought it would be a good time to check in and see if it is living up to my high hopes! First off, the sculpts and design of the goblins have really grown on me. I remember not loving the goblins when … Continue reading Down In Goblin Town – Painting Progress
Battles in Middle Earth is a blog dedicated to the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings Strategy Battle Game. In my blog I will share painting and modeling progress, painting tips and suggestions, battle reports, and any other information that will help fellow gamers and hobbyists. The twist is that I will be doing all … Continue reading An Unexpected Journey – What is Battles in Middle Earth?