The coastline of the fertile lands in the south is an affluent area, home to many coastal trading cities and fishing hamlets. But while the seas bring riches from trade and from the bounty beneath the waves, it is also home to a danger that grows greater every year. For from across the stormy and … Continue reading Norscan marauder hordes
The Gryphon Legion is a regiment of elite winged lancers that often operate as mercenaries outside Kislev. However, in times of need, they heed the call of the Tzarina and will join the defense of the motherland. Tordimir Lubovasyn is the current commander of the Gryphon Legion. He is a valorous, but stubborn and fiercely independent … Continue reading Gryphon Legion commander Tordimir Lubovasyn
I have not been able to find any awesome fantasy viking miniatures to make my Norse marauders from out of the box (possible exception with Red Box games Norse, but too expensive for building double hordes of), Instead, I have converted up 60-ish Norscan marauders from a variety of sources, including: Russian Alternative, GW, Reaper … Continue reading Speedpainting Norscan Marauders
I had enough of the Mordheim Kislevites to make another unit of Droyaska. This unit is slightly less flashy than the last, as they are missing an Ulrika level character. I am still happy with the look of the unit however, I think they look like a Kislev war dancer unit. Check out Droyaska – Kislev … Continue reading Second unit of Droyaska
The pulk rota bearer (army standard bearer) is one of the most important men in a Kislev pulk. An army´s standard is an ancient heirloom that has depicts the history of the pulk, it´s great victories and battle honors. It is such a great honor to be chosen as the rota bearer. Tradionally, the standard … Continue reading Kislev Battle Standard Bearer
Droyaska is an ancient Kossar term that means ‘Blade Master’, and was traditionally given to the most powerful fighter in the tribe. The word has survived the generations, and today it is both an honorary title given by a chieftain to his personal champion, though it is also used by Gospodar warriors as a more … Continue reading Droyaska – Kislev weaponmaster infantry
Unhappy that my Kislev army did not have a proper chaos army to fight, I decided that the only way to get something done is to do it yourself. Thus I have started to build a Norscan chaos army. They will play as Varangur in Kings of War. I painted up some lovely Avatars of … Continue reading The Norscans are coming!