Painting & Modelling

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 5

Journey through the Gates of Antares (terrain time) – part 5! By Jon Harrington Read Part 1 here. Read Part 2 here. Read Part 3 here. Read Part 4 here. Terrain. The Kar’A…

Hobby: How I built a Spaceship

An Antares hobby article by Wayne Clayton   It has often struck me as odd how rare it is to see a spaceship on the gamers table, and the ones…

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 4

Journey through the Gates of Antares (Concord time) – part 4! By Jon Harrington Read Part 1 here. Read Part 2 here. Read Part 3 here. The Concord. The Concord. If you’ve…

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 3

A Journey through the Gates of Antares (or your further steps into painting) – part 3 by Jon Harrington Read Part 1 here. Read Part 2 here. Stage 3: Finishing the…

New: Crystalline Outcrops

Put some bling onto your battlefields with the new Crystalline Outcrops. NFX studio has developed a fantastic glitter effect in a variety of startling resin colours that’d fit with many a game…

The War Gamer: Gates of Antares Painting Tutorials

Pete at TWG has done some fantastic videos on each of our Antarean races, simple and effective guides allowing you to get cracking with your own painting schemes! We’ve shown…

New: Boromite Mining Facility!

Mining deep into the depths of a molten planet, the new Boromite Mining facility is a centre piece to any battlefield! Boromite life is centred around mining and general hard…

Antares Workshop: Brood Mother assembly

Just before Christmas the mighty large Brood Mother arrived for the Boromites in Beyond the Gates Of Antares – Warlorder RichD had a chat with Chase Murphy fairly soon after…

Gallery of Awesomness – Antares

It’s been a while since we last showed off your skills to the world so new Warlorder JoshB was sent on a mission amongst the Forum and Facebook pages to find…

New: Algoryn Drop Fortress

The Algoryn set up a command hub on a hostile planet with the new Drop Fortress from Sarissa Precision. View in Store Every planetary drop in a capsule is a…

New: Antares Terrain!

Customise your unknown worlds and unexplored landscapes with the latest addition of Antares terrain, complete with random shaped plates to define the area affected! Termite mounds! View in Store Whether these…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – WNW

WNW are back again with their Month 3 article! The PDF for this month explores what they have been getting up to with Antares. Their 500 point armies are now…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – The Ghar

Jeremy of Fresh Coast Gaming shares his Ghar infested Month 3 of the Antares Initiative complete with a fantastic airbrush painting guide… By Jeremy Goat Flat out, I am in…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Painting Boromite Lavamites

Fresh Coast Gaming member (and one of our younger gamers) Oscar has been painting Boromite Lavamites in Month 3 and here is his article! By Oscar Brownfield Hi! This is Ozzy….

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Delve into the Isorian Senatex

Fresh Coast Gaming has gotten Month 3 underway. Will, from the group, is an Isorian player & here he is with painting tips and more… By Will Kochis We continue…

New: The Army Painter Warpaints – 2017 Sets now available!

The Army Painter have updated their best wargamer paints sets giving you even more choice for your armies colours, plus are now offering a superbly huge and complete range in…

New: Antares Paint Sets

This week we’re proud to release the very first Paint Sets for Beyond the Gates of Antares. We consulted studio painter Andrés, to get his suggested paints for those wishing…

The Construction of the Ruined Bio Dome of Alpha Prime

Back in April this year RichC of the Warlord Web Team spent some time working with the fantastic chaps at Sarissa Precision to come up with a set of battlefields…

In Focus: Mateus Carneiro’s Antares Forces

We’re regularly bowled-over by the level of craftsmanship displayed by our beloved community – and particularly with the creativity used on our models from the Beyond the Gates of Antares…

Antares Painting Competition – Winners’ Models!

The inaugural Beyond the Gates of Antares painting competition has come to a close – and we here at Warlord HQ have been bowled over by the quality and quantity of…

Contest: Antares Painting Competition!

With the recent announcement (and launch!) of the first Antares narrative supplement, ‘The Battle for Xilos‘ – we’ve seen a huge influx of new players… and with that comes an…

Gallery: Isorian Paint Schemes

Ever since the first concept sketches and sculpts were previewed way-back-when, the Isorians have caused a tremendous hubub amongst the wargaming community… They finally saw their initial releases a few…

Final Week: Diorama Challenge 2016

With our Warlord Games Day unfortunately still on hold pending repairs to the venue’s roof, we launched something of a challenge back in December in an attempt to stir your collective…

Hobby: Ghar Battlesuit Conversion

Nicky P Gardiner recently answered the call to arms and posted in with a fantastic bit of work on the new Outcasts box set and a Ghar battlesuit conversion: Nicky:…

Daves Antares Terrain

Warlords Dave Lawrence has been grafting away at his armies, but in between these long… term projects he’s managed to fit in a bit of terrain building: Dave: Since GoA…

Antares: TOR 701 terrain update

The Warlord staff campaign is getting well under-way – over the past few weeks, we’ve all been hurriedly studying the rulebook, scribbling-out potential army lists, assembling and painting models, and…

New: Hoodoos

Hoodoo’s – a fantastic name given to equally fantastic rock formations – perfect for your Antarean battlefield! Common Name (preferred): Hoodoo, goblin Geologic Name: Hoodoo Size Range: 5-150 ft. tall…

Stage-by-Stage: Andrés Amián’s Concord army

Our resident paint specialist Andrés Amián takes us through his Concord army that graces the pages of the Beyond the Gates Of Antares Rulebook, and shows us just how easy it…

New: Transmat Station & Pads

Introducing the first scenery sets for Beyond the Gates Of Antares! Orbital Transmat Station   View in Store Transmats come in many forms, the one we have available is of…

New: Kinetic Barriers & Barricades

Following the game’s launch just a few short weeks ago, we’ve been inundated with photos, battle reports, army lists, and excited questions from Antares players across the globe… One of…

New: Stanchion Buildings

Buildings in the Antarean universe take many forms – from immense floating buildings soaring into the air like spires, virtual habitats enclosing diverse biospheres as well as hab areas and recreational facilities. Easy to…

Antares: Area Terrain

Terrain is very important in Beyond the Gates of Antares and impacts on a game in three ways. It can effect line of sight – blocking shooting opportunities, it can…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Concord Armour Designer

Following last Saturday’s official launch of ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares, we’ve created a handy tool for all you Concord players who might not have yet decided how you’d like…

Army Painter: 8 Year Anniversary

The Army Painter celebrate their 8th Anniversary with a fantastic PRIZE DRAW! Plus this week we also got a fantastic video guide to painting Concord Strike troopers with The Army…

Hobby: Painting a Ghar Battle-suit

Andy Singleton of Volley Fire Painting Services recently had an invite to Warlord HQ for beer & pizza but of course we didn’t want him to go away empty handed….

Hobby: Matt Houghton’s ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ Freeborn

Beyond the Gates Of Antares is coming and Matt Houghton picked up his set of Freeborn to get in some early action. Let’s take a look at Matt’s new force… Matt: My…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Oddball’s Algoryn

Behind closed doors, Rick is busy scribbling and scrawling the finishing touches to the Beyond the Gates of Antares Rulebook manuscript. Then it’ll be into production and released later this…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Matt Houghton’s Algoryn

Week-by-week we’re seeing more and more Beyond the Gates of Antares projects from around the community – over on the Facebook Group there are some fantastic painted models, conversions, and…

Showcase: Beyond the Gates of Antares – Jo Bain’s Algoryn

Here we have a first look at an Algoryn AI squad painted by the very talented painter Jo Bain. Not only did he paint these miniatures for the forthcoming Beyond…

Competition: Hansa Nairoba Painting Challenge

Taking a momentary break from playtesting Beyond the Gates of Antares, his forthcoming science-fiction game, Rick Priestley came up with a great idea: the Hansa Nairoba Painting Challenge. Rick explains:…