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Woohoo! I’ve been looking forward to this one for awhile. I have painted a few minis in my time, but my eyes are almost always bigger than my stomach when it comes to buying and planning elaborate armies. Thankfully, there’s plenty of eye-candy out and about the web, and in our own archives, to satisfy my long-standing dreams vicariously. Here’s a list of top content that can get you started on your own mad schemes. Happy Friday!

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Post-apocalyptic Wizard of Oz minis

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Mind-boggling miniature painting contest

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Atlas of Golden Demon award winners

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Tabletop wargaming how tos

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A downloadable, edible wargame for spring!

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Wargame terrain how-to site and video series

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Apocalyptic wargaming terrain

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Print your own wargaming minis

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Make: Projects – Shrink-film gaming minis

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How-To: Cast your own miniatures from a master model

Sean Michael Ragan

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and makezine.com. My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c’t – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.