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Weekender XLBS: Hobby Time & More Batman!

Weekender XLBS: Hobby Time & More Batman!

Good morning! In this XLBS episode we’re going
to let John wax lyrical about Tanks again for a
little bit and discuss some of the cool things he’s
been doing with tabletop armour including
wargaming and scale model tanks alongside a
bit of battlefield damage too!

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Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Myth Week: What's Coming In The Future?

Myth Week: What’s Coming In The Future?

We sit down and have a chat about what’s
coming in the future for Megacon Games’
Myth! There’s plenty in the pipeline but
what would you like to see?

More quests, bigger bosses, maybe
even more heroes to add to your games?

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Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part Four

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part Four

It’s time for the final part of Romain’s tutorial on How to Paint The Soldier from Myth! What do you guys think of the finished article and will you be painting up your own boxed set?

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Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Myth Week: Meet The Brigand

Myth Week: Meet The Brigand

Sneaking and stabbing your enemies in the back is
the domain of The Brigand in Myth and if you like
the sound of sticking to the shadows waiting for
the perfect moment to strike this is
the character for you.

Did we mention he’s also a
literal sneaky rat?!

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Friday, November 21st, 2014

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part Three

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part Three

We’re back for the next stage of painting the
fantastic Myth Soldier from Megacon Games
as Romain adds the next few layers of colour.

What do you think so far?

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Friday, November 21st, 2014

Myth Week: Meet The Monsters Of Myth!

Myth Week: Meet The Monsters Of Myth!

You can’t have a good adventure without
some enemies to fight and so we’re going
to be taking a look at at the Minions,
Captains and Bosses of
the Myth universe!

If you don’t know your enemy
then you may just be
doomed to die!

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Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Myth Week: Meet The Acolyte

Myth Week: Meet The Acolyte

We’re powering through these adventurous heroes
for Myth and the next for us to look at is The
Acolyte! If you like the idea of rocking around
with a gigantic hammer crushing skulls and then
healing your allies then this should
be your perfect pick.

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Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Myth Week: Key Mechanics Of Questing & Adventuring!

Myth Week: Key Mechanics Of Questing & Adventuring!

One of the best things
about game like Myth
is that when you start
adding in quests and stories
these games go from being good
to great. Warren and the guys from
Megacon Games sit down to chat about
bringing the world to life.

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Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Myth Week: Meet The Apprentice!

Myth Week: Meet The Apprentice!

There’s always one person in the part staying away from the sharp things and hanging back to kill from a distance. No, it’s not the Archer. This time it’s the one throwing high explosive balls of death at people; the Myth Apprentice!

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Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part Two

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part Two

Romain continues with this painting tutorial on the Soldier from Megacon Games’ Myth adding another level of painting to this hero bringing him to life on the tabletop. Have you been following along with this one?

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Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Myth Week: Key Mechanics Of The Darkness!

Myth Week: Key Mechanics Of The Darkness!

It’s in the shadows and when night falls; the Darkness is coming for you! Sit and listen young traveller as we tell you how the Darkness works in Megacon Games’ Myth. These tips and tricks on its mechanics might save you and your party of adventurers!

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Myth Week: Meet The Soldier

Myth Week: Meet The Soldier

It’s time to meet the next of the heroes in Myth from Megacon Games as the guys have a look at the Soldier!

If you’re a fan of being a mad man running
headlong into the fray then the Soldier
might be the hero for you boasting a cool
rage mechanic and being a proper tank at
the same time. You’re going to love being
in the midst of a mound of monsters!

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part One!

Myth Week: How To Paint The Soldier Part One!

Our painting guru has sat down with the Soldier
hero from Myth and has picked a rather dashing
paint scheme for him! Sit down, relax and watch
as we take you through how to paint up
this great looking hero from Megacon Games.

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Myth Week: Key Mechanics Of A Game Tile

Myth Week: Key Mechanics Of A Game Tile

We’re diving into Myth week and taking a look at some
of the cool key mechanics of this board game from Megacon Games.

In this video we’re checking out the gaming
tiles themselves and how they’re going to
add to your hack and slash
adventure experience.

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Myth Week: Meet The Archer

Myth Week: Meet The Archer

It’s time to meet one of the mighty heroes you
and your buddies will be playing as in your
games of Myth! If killing monsters from afar
and shooting the eyes out of a big howling
boss monster is your thing then you
might want to play as the Archer!

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Monday, November 17th, 2014