Wednesday 29 February 2012

New Pulp City Heros and Villains only days away!

The photos below have just been posted up on the Pulp City Facebook Page. (click to view larger)
The box and art work for the new releases.
Available to buy as of Monday March 5th. So should be here for my birthday! Yay!

This release includes
Heros - Way of the Fist and Blade
Crimsom Oni
Foxxy Blade

Villains - Necroplane
Doom Train
Night Fright and Leech

Villains - Jade Cult
Shadow Mask
Green Serpent
Jade Cult Ninjas

Pictures of all the minis can be seen >>HERE<<

Which ones do you like the most?
For me it has to be Doom Train and Night Fright. Cant wait to play a full Lvl12 Necroplane team

Hendybadger awaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay

Monday 27 February 2012

Pulp City Rules now FREE PDF Download!!!!

As the title says, the Pulp City rules are now a FREE PDF Download!
(the official announcement)

"Hi everyone. I hope this message finds you in a good way.

Great news! The newest rules are now available as a PDF download. This is the same as the rules released late 2010.

Keep in mind, any updates or changes have been posted on the forums. This is just a downloadable copy of the current rulebook.
Below is the link for download- Don't crash the servers now by swarming to download it!

Pulp City Guide PDF

If you have any questions, please let us know.
See you in Pulp City!"

All of you out there tempted by the game can now give it a go!
Don't forget that the rules for most of the Supremes can be found in the Tactics section of the Pulp City Fourm


Hendybadger awaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!

Sunday 26 February 2012

'Not so Mini' MONSTERS!

 There has been talk online about the new Monster rules for Pulp City that are meant to be posted up very soon.
What do we know about them so far?
You will be able to use a Monster instead of a Pulp City team of Supremes.
They will have 3 different levels. (9,12 and 15 iirc) Basically they are as powerful as that many levels of Supremes.
There will be 3 different types. Beasts (nature), Elders (mystery) and robots (science)
You will be able to create your own monster rules using 100s of different options. Quite like the current BOOM Minion rules from the Pulp City Guide.
As well as the create your own rules, there will be premade rules sets for the 4 builds of the Pulp Monster and more.

Time to look at some big toys!
I'm going to start off with the Monsters I have or plan to pick up.

The official Pulp City Monster model. 
4 different builds but a whole variety of different options if you mix and match the bits. Made to create 2 Elders and 2 Beasts. You can see scale shots and layouts of the different builds >>HERE<<

Heroclix Giant-Sized X-Men Sentinels. Mk1,2+5.
They fit perfectly on 80mm bases and look the part for Robots. Can see them storming through the city on the hunt for Supremes.
Mk 2+5 are about a head taller than Giant Hadron but Mk1 is even bigger! Scale shots >>HERE<< and >>HERE<<

Perfect for climbing tall buildings with a helpless lady in hand.
There are some great scale shots and even a Battle Report using this mini on the Pulp Citizen Blog

Banebeasts - Talos, Colossus of Bronze from Maelstrom Games
Ever watched Jason and the Argonauts? Think Hellsmith should have a new friend?
This could be perfect for you. Can even be used as Beast, Elder or Robot!

Steampunk Dragon from Armorcast
In the fluff, CORE turns into a giant metal dragon to fend off a Necroplane attack. At 8 inches tall this looks like the perfect model to be Byte Dragon

Area 51 UFO from Pegasus Hobbies
I really hope I will be able to tweak the Robot rules so I can use this UFO. You always see them in comics.
If I can, it will make a good Necroplane Harvest Ship for Byte Dragon to take on.
About 6 inches wide I think. (Mine hasn't arrived yet)

TR-3E UFO from Atlantis Models
If the rules will allow me to make a flying saucer, I quite like this one as an Ulthar invader. 5 1/2" wide.
Seeing there will be 100s of rules options, I should be safe picking this one up.

I have also found a selection of other large models. Not sure if I want to pick these up yet but the might be just the thing someone is looking for.

Pegasus Hobbies War of the Worlds tripod

Reaper Miniatures Grave Horror, Purple Wyrm, Pit Fiend + Spirit of the Forest

Kaiju Kaos Colossal Subterranean, Kaos Monster, Son of Gourdzilla and THE COBLIN!

That's not a bad list on 'not so' Miniatures. But I would love to see and collect some more.
Do you know of any?
What else would you use as a Monster Beast, Elder God or Giant Robot?
Please post them below.

There are 3 (very loose) rules to follow.
1. It has to fit on an 80mm base
2. Should be at least 4" tall
3. You can see it rampaging through or attacking a city in a comic book
Cant wait to see what everyone comes up with.....

Hendybager awaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!

Saturday 25 February 2012

The Future's Bright. The Future's.......... Badger

I thought it would be nice to put together a post on the future of my hobby and the future of this blog.
At the moment I have LOADS of models and different games lying around, and not enough time to finish or play them all.
So I have chosen to narrow down what I'm doing for a while.
My own hobby will be 3 games (for now) and the blog will have a couple more.

This blog is going to get a 'little' narrowed down. Some things going but some things getting added.
In the near future you will see-
Relics Reviews, General gaming news I like the look of, New products I find and like, Guest posts on Malifaux, and some surprises.
And content from and for my 3 chosen games (below)

Pulp City is my favourite skirmish game of all time. Amazing minis with brilliant rules.
What other game lets a 50 year old man wearing a train kill a vampire bulldog with a portaloo while a robot gorilla throws zombie superman off a building?

What you will see on here-

My own collect, paint and play ALL Pulp City models project
News and Reviews and of the game and minis
2012 11+1 painting challenge and Pulp City painting exchange
Theatrical battle reports, some in comic form
Reviews, building, painting and finished scenery from companies such as Sarissa Precision, Ainsty Castings and Fenris Games
My own paint schemes inspired my characters from Marvel and others.
MONSTERS! From a selection of different companies
And more

Pirates are my other main love. In any form. But Legends of the High Seas has 28mm ships as well!
Need to learn this game but from what I have seen and tried so far its great fun.

What you will see-

Reviews and battle reports from the game.
Painting, converting and reviews of pirate minis from companies like Black Scorpion and Black Cat Bases
SHIPS! Huge ones! From Ainsty Castings,  Games of War and Minimi
Sea boards, islands and pirate ports with some weird and wonderful additions!
More piratey things

Infinity is the newest game to me. But after playing recently I have found its a lot of fun.
Started up a PanOceania force and really enjoying it.

What will be on here-

PanOceania models. Building, painting, reviews etc
Sci-Fi scenery that's home made and from Micro Art Studio and Sarissa Precision
Battle reports
News and anything else that comes up.

So, that's that!
Looks like I have lots of work to do!
Hendybadger out

2012 11+1 Challenge Update - Feb

Time for an update on the 2012 11+1 challenge set by Varagon over on the Pen and Lead blog.
Due to this month being abit manic I have had to change things a little.
With a convention, long working hours, 3 month old son and illness, I haven't had half the time I thought I was going to have to paint.

So here is the updated Pulp City list-

1. Dr Mercury
2.Nuclear Jones
4. Arquero + Avatar of the Jaguar (moved from 1)
5. Captain Hadron - inc Mini + Giant
6. Vector + 4 Pixels
7. Francis Gator + 6" swamp
8. CORE + 3 tokens
9. Dr. Tenerous
10. Sovereign

11. (something special) 2 Grimm - Hulking and Driller

+1. (something even more specialer) PULP MONSTER!!!!!

So how is the first month going?

WIP Dr Mecrury
5 days left to finish this one but hope to get him finished today.

Hendybadger awaaaaaaay

Friday 24 February 2012

New Infinity Plastic Tokens

Following on from yesterdays post >>HERE<<, the new tokens have now been shown officially.
Created by Micro Art Studio to use in all of your games of Infinity

I will defiantly be picking some of these up soon.

(Sci-fi) Hendybadger out
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