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I’ve finished painting my band of orcs.  There is a great variety to them because they are by three different manufacturers.  The tallish looking ones are by Mithril Miniatures.  557 more words

When Is A Short Story Too Long?

Hi everyone!

I’ve been writing the 4th episode of The Orc War Campaigns and, as it reached 41 pages earlier this week, a question has arisen: when does it become too long to be considered a short story? 369 more words


Review: The Fellowship of the Ring

On the insistence of grandson BRAD, I took out the movie “Lord of the Rings” from the library and struggled through 2-1/2 hours of Frodo, Gandolph, Middle-Earth.  79 more words


Bloodbowl Black Orc Blockers

Some more progress with my Orcs, the Black Orc Blockers are now done. Again, I’m happy with how these are turning out; I’ve got some momentum going on with these guys. 207 more words


Diversity Crisis in Middle-Earth: Orcs Again Excluded from Oscar Nominations

Cries of outrage could again be heard from the Plateau of Gorgoroth to Mount Gundabad in the Misty Mountains as another entire race was again excluded from Hollywood’s top awards ceremony. 315 more words

"Maliad The Traitor" Dungeons & Dragons Video Picture Journal

Written & Narrated by James Mahoney

A DarkLight Video


Music by Elliot Anderson

Kickstarter is Live

And with that, we’re off and running. Grimluk 2’s official name is Demon Haunted. You can look at the campaign here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ashearmstrong/demon-haunted

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