Monthly Archive: April 2011

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What does our choice of army say about us?

Loquacious’s series of articles on starting in the hobby started to make me think about some of my own early choices about what army I used… Some of my own choices may have had something to do with the time...

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New Member Monday – Zwei Vier Zwei

We hit 242 members last week!  Another important industrial strength milestone for the Haus of Paincakes!  Here’s a video in honor of the occasion!  Jawohl! New Member Monday 40K NeophyteKeywords:  A chronicle of one man’s journey into the world of...

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Legendary Generic HQ’s!

Back in February, an interested reader sent us an idea for post he wanted us to create.  I collected stories from almost all the HoP authors and then promptly forgot about until GMort reminded me about a few weeks ago. ...

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Gaming on a Budget: See Deez Craterz

Alright, so here’s last week’s project, finally dried and ready for photos.  But first, a story (and yes, this actually did happen at band camp).  While practicing for marching band one summer, I exclaimed to one of the other quad...

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What’s Wrong With 5th Edition Anyway?

There’s been some talk on various of the forums and blogs about the potential arrival of the 6th Edition of 40K. The general consensus seems to be that the time-scale between rules edition updates is fairly consistent so were due a change. The thing...

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New Member Monday – Hey! It’s Monday!!

Hallo and welcome to you who has come to visit the House of Paincakes!  We have very many exciting blogs to be with you sharing!  They are of very much quality and are full of excellence to be enjoyed.  Thank...

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[New Kid In Town] The First Games

As a newer player to 40K, I spent a lot of time researching. I asked a lot of questions. I looked for answers all over the web and couldn?t find what I needed, so I STARTED a 40K for Beginners...

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The Weekly Top X – Haute Couture

Here I am, hanging out in the bathroom of the International House of Paincakes all by my lonesome. Where the hell is he? This sucks, and if Ye Ol? Blogosphere doesn?t watch out I?m gonna go full rant all over...

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Gaming on a Budget: Going Clubbing

Full disclosure: this was not the article that I’d intended to write for today, but it seems like fate and the highly changeable weather of the Midwest are conspiring against me. Seriously, how does it take quick dry plaster over...

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Lets Punch Cancer in the Balls!

Just a quick heads up on a wonderful new project Red over Miniature Wargame Conversions is starting up. With Pay it Forward coming to its end in the near future, Red is pumping his charitable spirit up TO THE MAX...