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Lord Ashram12 Feb 2017 1:04 p.m. PST

Hey all!

Well, I have a few updates to the blog!

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First off, I've gotten some more Vikings on the table…

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Second, I made my son a balsa sand crawler to go with his Micro Machine Star Wars figures…

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I give a little tour of the fourth shelf of figures… this time, my French Napoleonic army…

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And my son has started playing X-Wing… and he isn't so bad at it!:D

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So please come by and take a look!:)

Paint it Pink12 Feb 2017 1:40 p.m. PST

Awesome. I've got my godson and sister involved in playing X-WIng too.

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Frederick Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 4:55 p.m. PST

Great stuff!

Mako11 Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 6:15 p.m. PST

Looks neat!

I especially love the scratch-built, open-topped sand crawler. Very inspired.

Any day you can play games with your child is a good one!

Part time gamer13 Feb 2017 5:06 a.m. PST

The viking set up looks amazing. Is that a 'permanent' table, landscape-wise I mean?
While the buildings / hut, fields etc. can be changed to suit the game or time period?

Mako11
Any day you can play games with your child is a good one!
AMEN! If only more did.
Your 'time' is the thing they really want more than anything else.

Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP13 Feb 2017 6:50 a.m. PST

I see he has already picked up the "Ghost".

Lord Ashram13 Feb 2017 7:14 a.m. PST

Hey!

Hah! Yeah, he has been watching Rebels, so it is possible that Daddy stopped by Barnes and Noble one day and got it for him. It has been a BIG hit:)

The Viking table isn't permanent… I do a foam underlay for each table and then build on top of that. Everything can be moved around as desired:)

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