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Geeks of the North Episode 34 – Paint Schemes and Background Noises

Hello geeks!

This week, we chat about where we get ideas for paint schemes, and we also talk about stuff we do/listen to while hobbying. So sit back, relax, grab a paintbrush and enjoy the show!

Index
4:00 – Hobby Time
44:45 – Hobby Tip
46:45 – Cool stuff on the web
51:40 – Main Topic 1: Paint schemes
1:17:15 – Interlude: What we’re working on
1:32:25 – Main Topic 2: Background Noises
1:57:00 – Closing

Cool stuff on the web
Guild Ball Circus Guild

Main topic: Paint Schemes
Colour Wheel

Main topic: Background Noises
Hello from the Magic Tavern
Models Workshop After Hours
Hobby Sofa
Painting with Menothjohn

Hobby stuff
Paul’s hobby table
Paul
Antoine’s wip Thyra
Antoine

Yaum’s wip Cygnar warjacks
yaum

Steve’s other hobby
Steve

Network
We’re part of the United Geeks Network. Check out their other great shows!

Music
Intro music is Aggressor by Free Stock Music.
Background music in the main topic intro is Lord of the Land by Imcompetech
Breaks and outro music by La Drave.

- The Geeks


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Geeks of the North Episode 16 – Exciting games ahead

Hello Geeks!

In Episode 16, Paul and Antoine sit down and chat about what games, old or new, are getting them excited and ready for some hobby. So sit back, relax, grab a paintbrush and enjoy the show!

News
Privateer Press new releases
WizKids Partners with Nickelodeon for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tabletop Games
New units for Wrath of Kings
Kahar, by Figone
Tor Gaming’s Ridend on pre-order
Broken Egg Games – Elite Gaming Tokens on Kickstarter
MC Studio KS : M4 Collapsible Scenery

Network

We’re part of the United Geeks Network. Check out their other great shows!

Music

Intro music is Aggressor by Free Stock Music.
Breaks and outro music by La Drave.

- The Geeks


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Geeks of the North Episode 9 – 2014 The Year of the Geeks

Hello Geeks!

For the last show of 2014, we’re having the whole family to discuss what we liked about the year, from miniatures, books to events and more!

Hobby
EnviroTex Lite
The Zonion, sculpted by Antoine and painted by Yaum

Gaming
Prison Architect by Introversion Software

Events
Ichiban Studio Masterclass, January 3rd
Canadian Shield Tournament, January 31st & February 1st
Templecon, February 5th to 8th
ND Open VII & Northern Defenders Painting Contest, March 7-8th 2015

News
DP9 x-mas special mini: Chibi Hunter (up to Jan 5th)
MOMMiniature Divine Rage Mounted Chaos Lord
Fantasy Flight Games announces the Imperial Raider for X-Wing

Shout out
Geek Girl Weekly
1+ Armour
Captain Spud

Network
We’re part of the Geek Cast Network. Check out their other great shows!

Music
Intro music is Aggressor by Free Stock Music.
Break and outro music by La Drave.

- The Geeks


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Geeks of the North Episode 8 – Meg Maples’ interview

Hello Geeks!

This week, after our usual banter, we interview Meg Maples of Arcane Paintworks. We chat about her freelance work and the Montreal Masterclass that she just held.

Events
Ichiban Studio Masterclass, January 3rd
Canadian Shield Tournament, January 31st & February 1st
Templecon, February 5th to 8th
ND Open VII & Northern Defenders Painting Contest, March 7-8th 2015

News
CMON’s Rum & Bones on kickstarter
New models from Knight Models!
Foldio 2, by OrangeMonkie
Mierce showing new models for Darklands in 2015
PP’s Iron Kingdoms Unleashed Adventure Kit
Tabletop workshop launched new Castle kits

Meg Maples interview
Arcane Paintworks blog
Arcane Paintworks facebook page
Putty and Paint

Shout out
Gamers’ Vault

Network
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Music
Intro music is Aggressor by Free Stock Music.
Break and outro music by La Drave.

- The Geeks


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Geeks of the North Episode 7 – All your base are belong to us

Hello Geeks!

This week, we chat with Yaum and Steve about the different ways and products available to base our miniatures. We also interview Studio Akaranseth‘s famous Mathieu Fontaine about the upcoming Northern Defenders Painting Contest.

Events
Templecon, February 5th to 8th
ND Open VII & Northern Defenders Painting Contest, March 7-8th 2015

News
New Stone bases from Spellcrow
Mantic KoW 2nd ed KS running
Burn in Design’s Dagger’s Reach, mdf medieval terrain
Shield Wolf new busts: goblin warrior and daemon warrior
Norsgard Kickstarter
Fantasy Flight Games Holiday Sale
Fallen Frontier KS Relauch

Bases segment
Army Painter tuft
Woodland Scenics
Shogun Miniatures
Secret Weapon Miniatures
Dragon Forge Design
Happy Seppuku
Basius
Micro Art Studio
Base-X-of-War

Northern Defenders Painting Contest interview
Mathieu Fontaine Studio Akaranseth
Northern Defenders Painting Contest FaceBook page
ND Open website

Shout out
Skull Bros Awesome podcast. Paul is stealing their lines; we should at least give them credit for it.
Lost Hemisphere’s Templecon charity drive

Network
We’re part of the Geek Cast Network. Check out their other great shows!

Music
Intro music is Aggressor by Free Stock Music.
Break and outro music by La Drave.

- The Geeks


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