Tag Archive | X-Wing

A Closer Look at Drea Renthal

I have to admit, I have been guilty of overlooking Drea up until now. Taking a stress to acquire a new TL seems decent, but not overwhelming. Makes Proton Torps nice (almost guarantees you 3 hits and a crit). But stress on Y-wings is generally bad. However, I had a bit of an epiphany moment […]

Scum and Villainy Hobby Plans

As I’ve been forced to wait a little bit for my giant Scum and Villainy order, I have been passing the time by painting up some BattleTech minis (pics on the Facebook page until I can write up an article for them) and planning what I will do to customize my Scum. A few things […]

Ending Soon – Greenman Designs Dynamic Colored X-wing Template Sets

Just a quick reminder to everyone out there who might be interested in the Greenman Designs maneuver templates Kickstarter, the pledge window closes Saturday morning. The full color sets look great, and you get a huge pile of tokens for considerably less than what you’d pay from the other acrylic token/template shops. Unlocked stretch goals include […]

Remembering Ralph McQuarrie

If the name is unfamiliar to you, you’ll probably recognize the artwork. Today, March 3rd, 2015, marks three years since the passing of Ralph McQuarrie, illustrator and concept artist who worked on some of the most memorable films of our generation. Star Wars, Battlestar Galactica, Indiana Jones, E.T., Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Star Trek IV… […]

Be My Scoundrel – Exploring Scum and Villainy Lists

With the Scum and Villainy expansions for X-wing travelling across the land in the cargo holds of countless spice runners (a.k.a. UPS trucks), it’s hard not to come up with a bunch of new lists to try out for the newest kids on the block. But I don’t want to get ahead of myself, so […]