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Coming Soon – Episode 94

Coming Soon – Episode 94 In Episode 94 we talk all about Commission Painting. From how to pick the right painter to handle your project to how to become a commission painter yourself. We also talk about some horror stories and success stories from people who have been through both. We discuss the pitfalls and traps you want to...
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Coming Soon – Episode 93

Coming Soon – Episode 93 Episode 93 of The Independent Characters will have us returning to our annual “Year in Review” episode. And if you thought 2012 was full of Warhammer 40k goodness, you ain’t seen nothing yet! 2013 may go down on record as being the most active year for Warhammer 40k ever! Between the...
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The ICs Android App is here!

The ICs Android App is here! Along with our new hosting changes (the new RSS feed has caused problems for some people), we have had the opportunity to create an Android and iOS App for the show. This App costs $1.99 – which was the lowest price we could offer it for. On every purchase of it, we see about $1.00. If we could offer...
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Deep Strike Event – Date Changed

Deep Strike Event – Date Changed Oops! So you know how we scheduled the IC Deep Strike Event for January 25th? I seem to have made a terrible mistake… as that is Chelle Tuttles Birthday! Based on that, and Carls desire to live, we are pushing it back ONE week to Saturday the 1st of February. Sorry about the confusion. However, other...
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Coming Soon – Episode 92

Coming Soon – Episode 92 Episode 92 of The Independent Characters will focus on the hot button issues of the two latest releases from Games Workshop “Prime”: Warhammer 40,000: Escalation and Warhammer 40,000: Stronghold Assault. We will discuss these at length and give our varying opinions on what, if anything, they...
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2013 Hobby Progress Challenge Winners

2013 Hobby Progress Challenge Winners With the release of Episode 91 of The Independent Characters, we also announced the winners of The Independent Characters 2013 Hobby Progress Challenge! There were an AMAZING number of entries in the challenge this year and even more, an incredible number of people actually finished the entire challenge....
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Coming Soon – Episode 91

Coming Soon – Episode 91 With the first part of our coverage of Horus Heresy Book Two: Massacre – we went into depth about the Legions involved in the book and how the story played out. In Episode 91, which is the second part of our coverage, we are going to talk a little bit about the Mechanicus and Titan Legion Forces, and...
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Don’t Panic! – Changing Podcast RSS Feed

Don’t Panic! – Changing Podcast RSS Feed We have just changed our Podcast feed. We needed to move the host from where we were to Libsyn – which for those who don’t know is a hosting provider specializing in Podcast Hosting. So what does this mean for you? Well hopefully not much. However, with Episode 90 we are changing where we host...
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Episode 89 – Slightly Delayed

Episode 89 – Slightly Delayed Unfortunately, Carl has been sick this week which has thrown our coverage of Horus Heresy 2: Massacre off by a week. We will see if we can’t add some bonus content while you wait (patiently we hope!) for our coverage of this incredible book. Apologies for the delays. As usual we must state that we...
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Coming Soon – Episode 89

Coming Soon – Episode 89 In Episode 89 of The Independent Characters we finally begin our coverage of the long awaited Forge World Horus Heresy Book 2: Massacre! Due to the size and scope of the book, we are breaking down our coverage into two parts, as we did with the first book in this series. We will discuss every aspect of the...
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Coming Soon – Episode 88

Coming Soon – Episode 88 Episode 88 of The Independent Characters is all about Battlefleet Gothic. Sure specialist games have now been removed from Games Workshops catalog, but we had this on the calendar and continued to delay it time after time. So what they heck – let’s discuss it! We will talk about the game,...
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Coming Soon – Episode 87

Coming Soon – Episode 87 Episode 87 of The Independent Characters has us revisiting Apocalypse! Now that 6th Edition has come about and the new version of Apocalypse has been released we take a look at how it actually plays. To help us do so, we are having one of the most experienced players and GM’s of Apocalypse in Northern...
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Tutorial – Painting Flames

Tutorial – Painting Flames I recently worked on some Legion of The Damned models and one of the things I discovered in the process of this was that creating a flame paint job for models on a miniature scale is quite easy to achieve. Now these aren’t “realistic” flames that you would achieve with an airbrush. These...
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Coming Soon – Episode 86

Coming Soon – Episode 86 There are several exciting things going on in Episode 86 of The Independent Characters. With Geoff on holiday, we have Justin stepping in to talk about hobby progress and games played. We also are going to focus this episode in a discussion around Double Force Org (which is actually a misnomer, but we will...
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