They can’t shoot straight, they use each other as cover, they bump their heads on doors because they can’t see out of their helmets… Am I talking about some comedy act with guns? Nope! I’m talking about the galaxy’s most feared
clone soldiers, the Imperial Stormtroopers!
I’ve been painting quite a bit during this cold Canadian winter (people in the rest of Canada can insert a joke about Toronto never actually suffering a legit Canadian winter here). This article is the first about my Imperial Assault minis and features the dreaded Storm Troopers complete with a description of how I painted them.
Continue reading Painting: Stormtroopers
As the great Alexander Pushkin once wrote, “from love to hate is only one step.”
Oh, how we fans do love our Star Wars. For your enjoyment, I’m sharing two videos I came across recently which bash on the prequels in a very entertaining way.
Continue reading Some Comedic Laments about the Prequels
This is the second comic I ever did back in wave 2. Enjoy 🙂
Continue reading Comic Strip: Golden Escort
Every X-wing player will notice wear and tear showing on dials, asteroids and templates, even after a short time of use. When I started using Blue Tack (a hack I learned from Remi) one of the faces of my old and beaten up asteroids finally had enough and peeled off. It wasn’t a big deal as I glued it back, but the incident got me thinking how to protect the cardboard playing pieces.
It was time for me to Varnish everything!
Continue reading Varnish Everything!
This is a repaint I did for my friend Yik. It’s a Blue Squadron B-Wing that is fully rotational. All my B-Wings are modded in this fashion but for Yik I wanted to do something a little special.
Continue reading Custom Repaint: Blue Squadron B-Wing for a Friend
Thomas Dagg, is a commercial and editorial photographer behind a collection of pictures which insert Star Wars characters into locations around Toronto. Continue reading Thomas Dagg brings Star Wars to Toronto
After reading Theorist’s post on X-Wings I started to think of the Astomechs available to Rebels and their place at the start of wave 5.
R2-D2 – Thank goodness this great little droid is still relevant. What would a Star Wars game be without R2-D2? Continue reading Good, Bad and Ugly Astromechs at the Start of Wave 5
Here are a bunch of Christmas themed Star Wars pics for you followed be a special Holiday Season Star Wars movie!
Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from DockingBay416
The winner of our writing contest, Joseph Woodworth, messaged me recently to say that my custom Porkin’s X-Wing landed safely in Japan. Just in time for Christmas!
Continue reading Porkin’s made it to Japan
This was my first B-Wing repaint which I did back in wave 3. It’s fully rotational. I sawed off the cockpit and inserted a magnet so that it will spin.
Continue reading Custom Repaint: Blue Squadron B-Wing