Category Archives: Helldorado

Painting Westerners for Hell Droado

“DF Editor – Join Dave Taylor for some great painting tips! Click on any of the pictures in this article to get a closer look at the picture.” The Westerners faction of Hell Dorado are based on the armies of the warring factions of the Thirty Years War. In the early 17th Century, although melee [...]

Who Are the Factions of Hell Dorado?

“DF Editor – Thanks for tuning in for the second installment of Dave Taylor’s series of articles on Hell Dorado. We took a short break due to the holiday here in America but we are back in Hell now!” In almost every game we play, we are called upon to choose a side, pick a [...]

Sheol Battlefield for Hell Dorado Now Available for Download

Visit our downloads section and pull down the Sheol Battlefield for Hell Dorado. This battlefield and 2d terrain where put together by Crad and his French Hell Dorado gaming compatriots. Excellent work guys!

What is Hell Dorado?

“DF Editor -This is the first in a series of articles written by the talented Dave Taylor. The series gives an overview and introduction to Hell Dorado as well as showcasing some of Dave’s own Hell Dorado models along with how he achieved the look he got on them in a quick and effective way.” [...]

The Maw V: Nasser abd er Rahman

Hey look, another picture of the actual model instead of just concept art! Woo! This one’s a beautiful sculpt for the Saracen faction, and as the main protagonist of the faction’s story arc, Nasser abd er Rahman has the goods to deliver victory to the armies of The One. Let’s dive straight in, shall we?

Molding Rocks

Hi all, welcome to another Tales From Alamut! Hell Dorado is a game that can require a lot of terrain. Through the vagaries of the terraformation phase, a battlefield can potentially have as many as 30 points of terrain to place. This means players may need to rely on the generic elements like rocks, stalagmites, [...]

The Maw IV: Michael Legatus

This one has me really excited. A few weeks ago I got the preview image of the Michael Legatus sculpt and I was like “Oh man, I am definitely getting him.” I don’t really play westerners all that much, preferring the tricksiness of the Demons and the speed and mobility of the Lost, but Michael [...]

Tales from Alamut: Night Raid Scenario

  Hi all, welcome to the first Tales From Alamut for 2014! This week I’d like to show you one of the homemade scenarios that my friends and I have used to mix things up a bit in our games of Hell Dorado. Creating a scenario to tell a specific story or fight a specific [...]

The Maw III: Efrit Warriors

Happy New Year! The Inferno book is in my hands right now and it is glorious! So we’re going to kick off the year with some more Hell Dorado goodness in today’s deCiphered. We’ve known what these guys were going to look like for a while now, but with the delivery of the Hell Dorado [...]

Tales From Alamut: Quetzalcoatl Tactics

Hi all, welcome to the last installment of Tales From Alamut for the year! With the recent sighting of Quetzalcoatl’s painted mini, I thought I’d take a look at how he plays, and some of the tactics you can use to your advantage when playing the big guy.