I'm going to get to do just this thanks to the ambitious plans of Thantsants. He's got together a couple of the old Mighty Fortress sets, oodles of orcs and a few opportunistic chaos warbands to attack it and ravage the surrounding countryside. Facing down the dreadful menace will be a ragtag band of dwarves, halflings and noble knights (that's me, that is!). Throw in a few cannon, giants, wyverns and a group of enthusiastic man-children on a weekend pass in the sparkly new surroundings of the new Foundry HQ and it all adds up to the potential to be the Best Game Ever.
I'm a little bit excited about this. *cough* geek *cough*
This is the picture that orc warlord Thantsants ensnared me with. How could I resist?
Actually, this (and exam season marking) is why May has been a quiet posting month for the Digest - I've been using my hobby time to actually paint. First up are some hand gunners (1 done, 4 nearly done, 5 more basecoated), then some foot knights (yes, this is my How to Do Oldhammer group), two cannon, then either more foot knights or a few mounted chappies ready to face down the uncountable hordes of
The thread with all the background and such is over at the Oldhammer Forum.