Category Archives: Army Blogs

A series of army blog post from the hosts of Tale of Four Geeks along with a number of regular T4G contributors!

How to win Army Awards (if Ming can do it, so can you!) – Part 3

Welcome back! For those who’ve just joined us, here’s Part 1, where we covered the basics and Part 2, where your army can be polished further. In this last session, I’d finish up with some points that didn’t fit in … Continue reading

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A Venture into Heresy

I’m old enough to remember when the Horus Heresy was just a glimmer in Rick Priestly’s eye. Back then Leman Russ was listed as a hero of the Imperium and the primarchs had yet to be invented. But from those … Continue reading

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How to win Army Awards (Almanac of Ming) – Part 2

Welcome back to Part 2! If you’ve not read the first part, you really should go back and read it first. Note that in this article, only two models were painted by me (Jules le Jongleur & the Questing Paladin). … Continue reading

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Vidpui’s Adepta Sororitas – Sisters of the Pure Morning Part 2

Hi, again. In this second part of the Battle sisters I’ll concentrating on how I painted the Nuns with Guns. I like to keep things simple, mainly as I don’t have the time to over complicate paint jobs. A good … Continue reading

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How to win Army Awards (in which Ming learnt the hard way) – Part 1

It’s the promised guide you’ve been waiting for! I’m breaking this into  a number of parts, hopefully making it perfect lunch reading material. So let’s start, how would one be able to create an award-winning army? 1)      Choosing an Army … Continue reading

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The Thunderous Herd – Part 1

Well hello there. Right this is the start of a new fantasy army project, though I will be approaching it a little differently to how I usually do. Previously I’d go out and buy the whole army and build the … Continue reading

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Vidpui’s Adepta Sororitas – Sisters of the Pure Morning Part 1

Hi y’all. My friend asked me to paint his Adepta Sororitas for him and was happy enough to let me choose the colour scheme. After a few emails back and forth we settle on bone white armour with red cloth … Continue reading

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Ming’s Introduction!

Hello all, it’s Ming here! For those who’ve not met me around the tourney/twitter scene, this first post is to bore you with my history of the hobby. I started by stumbling into a local GW (5 minutes from my … Continue reading

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From the Darkness: First blood

With the start of the first turn of the campaign, I have found myself well away from the parts of Albion I wanted!  Having the misfortune of sitting at the wrong end of the table, out of favour with the … Continue reading

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Cold Blooded Killers – Nic’s Lizardmen Post 1

Hello and welcome to my blog. I’ve just moved up to the area and before I arrived Graham had warned me that most people he knew played 40K so when I got here and found out that everyone was planning … Continue reading

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