Instructables: exploring - play - table-top - gaming http://www.instructables.com Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:23:34 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Start a Tabletop RPG Group http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Tabletop-RPG-Group/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 23:43:27 PDT
D&D Dice Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/DD-Dice-Tray/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:16:36 PDT
100% Wooden Risk Board From Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Wooden-Risk-Board-From-Scrap/
100% Wooden Risk Board From Scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/XHKW/ILZDZATM/F26XHKWILZDZATM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/XHKW/ILZDZATM/F26XHKWILZDZATM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/XHKW/ILZDZATM/F26XHKWILZDZATM.SMALL.jpg Beave2012 I love a good game of that classic world domination board game risk. I like it so much that I play the game with family and friends to the point where we needed a traveling trophy to encourage more face to face games instead of electronic games. The solution: A wooden board capable of being played u...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 13:47:20 PDT
I want my GMTV! (tabletop on a bigscreen) http://www.instructables.com/id/I-Want-My-GMTV-tabletop-on-a-Bigscreen/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 13:26:48 PDT
Instructableswho? Game number 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructableswho-Game-Number-2/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 11:33:44 PST
Soccer Penalty Kicks Game with Wiring and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Soccer-Penalty-Kicks-Game-with-Wiring-and-Arduino/
Soccer Penalty Kicks Game with Wiring and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/SPZ5/IFO749ZK/FT4SPZ5IFO749ZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/SPZ5/IFO749ZK/FT4SPZ5IFO749ZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/SPZ5/IFO749ZK/FT4SPZ5IFO749ZK.SMALL.jpg germap This is an interactive electro-mechanical game situated between electronics and the real world, making you part of the action. You save goals using a control device and kick the ball with your fingers. The more players the better (we have played 8 people!). The video above shows the construction p...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 06:07:35 PDT
How to make a treeman using a 3D pen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-treeman-using-a-3D-pen/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:49:13 PST
Terrain building: Hills http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrain-building-Hills/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:00:01 PDT
Glacier Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Glacier-Block/
Glacier Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/PUZL/HVDU4BX3/F48PUZLHVDU4BX3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/PUZL/HVDU4BX3/F48PUZLHVDU4BX3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/PUZL/HVDU4BX3/F48PUZLHVDU4BX3.SMALL.jpg Running Wolf The only difference between the Fire Block and the Ice Block are both the same. The difference is in the color of paints used.This is a small ice block or piece of a glacier for use in RPGs, war gaming, or miniature gaming. This is a very easy construction. If you have some craft paints and a hot gl...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 14:57:28 PDT
Modular Gaming Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Gaming-Table/
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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 14:31:13 PDT
2 Minute Terrain: Simple Buildings http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Minute-Terrain-Simple-Buildings/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 03:02:33 PDT
Starter Terrain: Hero's monument http://www.instructables.com/id/Starter-Terrain-Heros-monument/
Starter Terrain: Hero's monument - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/QD6N/HFSHF5XC/FJHQD6NHFSHF5XC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/QD6N/HFSHF5XC/FJHQD6NHFSHF5XC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/QD6N/HFSHF5XC/FJHQD6NHFSHF5XC.SMALL.jpg CriticalHitGames In this video I'll explain how to make a fantastic stone statue for miniature war gaming terrain. There are several ways of doing this, but I'll show you my preferred method and give you a few ideas for some extra detail and effects. Looking for more great content? Check out my website, 2+Tough for...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 13:17:11 PDT
Replicate a Board Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Replicate-a-Board-Game/
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 15:07:46 PDT
Knitted d20 Dice Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-d20-Dice-Bag/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 20:32:14 PDT
Penultimate Gaming Table / TARDIS Control Column http://www.instructables.com/id/Penultimate-Gaming-Table-TARDIS-Control-Column/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2011 11:34:43 PDT
Build Mini War Gaming Bunker Hill -Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Mini-War-Gaming-Bunker-Hill-Free/
Build Mini War Gaming Bunker Hill -Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/TPVY/GCI8K5VS/FETTPVYGCI8K5VS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/TPVY/GCI8K5VS/FETTPVYGCI8K5VS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/TPVY/GCI8K5VS/FETTPVYGCI8K5VS.SMALL.jpg vandejake This instructable will show you how to create several different items for your favorite table top mini war game.  Its suggested that you read through the whole process before attempting, and be creative.  Materials The first thing you are going to want to do is gather your materials, this can ...
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 08:49:33 PDT
Modular Portable Gaming Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Portable-Gaming-Board/
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Thu, 4 Mar 2010 04:46:49 PST
Storable Game Table Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Storable-Game-Table-Cover/
Storable Game Table Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/LQ5F/FJPYEYVN/FEGLQ5FFJPYEYVN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/LQ5F/FJPYEYVN/FEGLQ5FFJPYEYVN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/LQ5F/FJPYEYVN/FEGLQ5FFJPYEYVN.SMALL.jpg kdickerson_az Today we got a new table in the house, and to prevent against all the wear and tear of my frequent board game playing, I decided to make this simple table top. It's felt covered with a little batting underneath for a soft play surface and is two pieces so it will be easy to store. Also, since it i...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2008 23:32:28 PDT
Mini Island Gaming Terrain http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Island-Gaming-Terrain/
Mini Island Gaming Terrain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/KVWR/FB7FBW9V/FEFKVWRFB7FBW9V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/KVWR/FB7FBW9V/FEFKVWRFB7FBW9V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/KVWR/FB7FBW9V/FEFKVWRFB7FBW9V.SMALL.jpg nnygamer For those that play the Pirates CCG by Wizkids Games you know how ugly the plain flat cardboard islands are. This will show you how to make some 3D ones out of some simple materials. Also a good basis for making Warhammer and other gaming terrains Supplies I used things I had around the house for...
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Sat, 16 Feb 2008 13:51:26 PST
Duct Tape Gaming Item Carrier (Card Case) http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Gaming-Item-Carrier-Card-Case/
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Wed, 10 Jan 2007 18:09:49 PST
Making Spiked barricades for a rohan gaming table http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Spiked-barricades-for-a-rohan-gaming-table/
Making Spiked barricades for a rohan gaming table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/5TYF/2XGEV2ZIP4N/FHS5TYF2XGEV2ZIP4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/5TYF/2XGEV2ZIP4N/FHS5TYF2XGEV2ZIP4N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/5TYF/2XGEV2ZIP4N/FHS5TYF2XGEV2ZIP4N.SMALL.jpg sochmo In this article I will explain to you how I made and painted my Rohan Spiked Barricades. What you need: Foam about1.5cm thick Tooth Picks Foam Core Polly Filla BBQ Skewers Wood Glue Sand Sand Paper Static Grass Paints Used: Chaos Black Scorched Brown Bestial Brown Bronze...
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Thu, 14 Dec 2006 18:16:27 PST