Click to return to the

  • Untitled post 117

    The Challenge One of the most spectacular parts of Peter Jackson’s film “Return of the King” is the white city of Gondor: Minas Tirith. The Lord of the Rings book describes the city of Minas Tirith is being built as seven levels. See how the challenge was taken up and all seven levels of this…

  • Untitled post 120

    Watch The Progress On these pages watch the progress to see how Minas Tirith came together . The city was to be constructed for 1/72nd scale for use with the Lord of the Rings Battlegame by Games Workshop. It was not going to be an exact duplicate of the “bigature” for the film as I…

  • Untitled post 124

    On these pages watch the progress to see how Minas Tirith came together . The city was to be constructed for 1/72nd scale (also known as 25mm figure scale) for use with the Lord of the Rings Battlegame by Games Workshop. It was not going to be an exact duplicate of the “bigature” for the…

  • Untitled post 125

    On these pages watch the progress to see how Minas Tirith came together . The city was to be constructed for 1/72nd scale (also known as 25mm figure scale) for use with the Lord of the Rings Battlegame by Games Workshop. It was not going to be an exact duplicate of the “bigature” for the…

  • Untitled post 126

    On these pages watch the progress to see how Minas Tirith came together . The city was to be constructed for 1/72nd scale (also known as 25mm figure scale) for use with the Lord of the Rings Battlegame by Games Workshop. It was not going to be an exact duplicate of the “bigature” for the…

  • Untitled post 127

    On these pages watch the progress to see how Minas Tirith came together . The city was to be constructed for 1/72nd scale (also known as 25mm figure scale) for use with the Lord of the Rings Battlegame by Games Workshop. It was not going to be an exact duplicate of the “bigature” for the…

  • The mountains behind Isengard provide a magnificent backdrop to the great Tower of Orthanc and the battles that occur there when the Ents march to their great battle with Saruman the Wizard. The mountain backdrop to Isengard was made out of a chunk of polystyrene foam. I used a hot wire cutter to create the general…

  • Untitled post 346

    Several Lord of the Rings games were played at this club meeting on a Friday night at Mitcham. The Army of the Dead wasrecently put together and this was the first chance to try out their unique style of play. Old foes were again at each others throats on the plains of Rohan.  

  • Jeremy Shannon with help from John Shaw ran Ent making over two days for NWA members. Look below to see finished Ents and how they were made.

  • Untitled post 800

    Jeremy Shannon with some help from John Shaw ran Ent making over two days for NWA members. Start by making a skeleton of the basic shape from twisted wire. Bulk it out with masking tape. Add a face, tree roots, detail areas and stick it to a base with epoxy putty (“green stuff”). Paint other…

  • Untitled post 334

    Several Lord of the Rings games were played at this club meeting on a Friday night at Mitcham. The Army of the Dead wasrecently put together and this was the first chance to try out their unique style of play. Old foes were again at each others throats on the plains of Rohan.  

  • Untitled post 332

    An Easterling force with a Mordor Troll was raiding towns in search of booty. After several earlier raids, Aragorn pulled together a force of Elves and hurried to defend the next town that was likely to be the target. The town was soon under attack as expected, but a surprise awaited the good side. Read…