Wednesday, December 29, 2010
I use all three major brands regularly: Games workshop (GW), Privateer Press Paints (P3), and Vallejo. For example my Dystopian Wars Blazing Suns frigates feature Vallejo paint for the green hull, GW paints for the brass bits, and P3 for the wooden decking, windows, and logo.
Here's what I’ve found:
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
|Note the little tabs on the fighter bases|
However, there is a fiddly bit to the game. You must track the fuel for each tiny aircraft token in the game, and most players will have at least 10, probably 16 of these little resin flight bases winging around the board. While the book recommends using micro dice, is was inspired to try and engineer a more aesthetically pleasing and less fiddly solution. Although it is a little time consuming, with the right tools it's really not that hard.
Want to make your own? Here's how...