Hi there all,
I had planned to write today on how I paint flesh but… I didn’t get time to finish the examples yet. I will have it for you by mid next week….so…today for your delectation is a mini article on how I painted up my Aquan Prime Fleet for Spartan Games’ rather excellent Firestorm Armada.
Firestorm is a fleet level space battle game, Version 2 has just been released with some of the minor problems from V1 ironed out and some superb new rules added on. A standard battle would involve 10-15 ships per side and takes a couple of hours to play. The starter boxes are excellent value and more than enough to get going; unlike some games these starter sets actually contains ships that will still be useful once you have learned the rules and how the ships work! There is some good background story which is being fleshed out and added to all the time. I chose the Aquans, who as their name might suggest, are a water breathing race who are part of the Terran Alliance. Think of a fleet of Admiral Akbars running around screaming “it’s a trap!” Continue Reading