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Try Something New: Go On Campaign

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For most of us, the evening’s gaming session will comprise of a quick run up of army lists, a simple scenario and maybe a little narrative reasoning if you are in the mood. But this month, why don’t we take it further. It’s time to go on campaign!

Try Something New: Become a Writer!

Try Something New: Become a Writer!

11

With National Novel Writing Month
come and gone, I thought that now
was a good time for all of us prospective
writers to set ourselves a new challenge
with our games.

Turn them into a story.

Try Something New: Do Away With Dice

Try Something New: Do Away With Dice

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Dice. They are our tried and tested friends,
or most hated enemies. Sometimes we can
become a little too reliant upon those fickle
fiends of chance.

So I thought for this Try Something New
I’d take a look at some new ways to test
your resolve.

Try Something New: Make Some Terrain!

Try Something New: Make Some Terrain!

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We all dream of one day having
an epic gaming board of our very
own. Of course, the first step in
this is to start making our own
terrain.

That’s why this month I thought
it would be a good idea for us to
try some landscape architecture
on the tabletop!

Try Something New: Paint Like A Pro!

Try Something New: Paint Like A Pro!

19

We all love seeing the amazing paint jobs
that professional painters manage. Yet when
it comes to our own models, we often simply
make do with a quick dash of colour. So for
this month, why don’t we take the time to
paint something stunning?

Try Something New: Try Something Old

Try Something New: Try Something Old

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There are more tabletop games available
now than ever before, most of which are
absolutely fantastic. However, sometimes
it can be fun to go back and see what’s
gone before…

Try Something New: Give Sculpting A Go

Try Something New: Give Sculpting A Go

8

One of the aspects of the hobby I
have always liked is the sculpting,
watching as a miniature develops
from a simple green into
something awesome.

So for this month’s Try
Something New I thought
I’d lay down a challenge;
see what you can sculpt.

Try Something New - Bring In The Games Master

Try Something New – Bring In The Games Master

4

For the last Try Something New, I
wrote encouraging people to give
being a Games Master a try. This
sparked a forgotten neuron in my
mind of something that I think was
suggested in a previous edition of
the Warhammer Fantasy Battles
rule book: Adding GMs to your
wargames.

Try Something New – Become The Game Master

18

When it comes to role playing games, we all love creating ourselves a character and jumping into the game’s world. However, there is one part of role playing games that I know plenty of people are rather nervous about trying for themselves: taking on the role of the all powerful Game Master.

Try Something New! - Wander in New Genres

Try Something New! – Wander in New Genres

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In gaming it can be so easy to get stuck in a rut, unwilling to give things a go outside what you’re used to. That’s why we’re starting this new article series to help encourage you to wander out of your hobby comfort zones. Kicking off, let’s try out a different game genre!