I’m Dan Morley – writer, tabletop gamer and martial artist from Staffordshire, England. I write short stories and novels in my own settings, alongside freelance work as writer, proofreader and creative consultant for tabletop games.

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Latest Blog Posts

Converting Dark Angels from Black Templars

The fancy new Black Templars kits have drawn the eye of many a Dark Angels player as a way to get hold of robes, tabards, cloaks, and other bits and pieces with a knightly, science fantasy theme. I bought some Crusaders and Sword Brethren to add some extra flavour to my own Dark Angels. The […]


Dark Angels Legion Falchion 40K Style

I wanted something big and imposing for this year’s major project for the holidays, something that makes my opponents think twice when we deploy our armies for an apocalypse game. I also wanted a centrepiece for my Dark Angels collection. Since glaives don’t have 40K rules and I’m not a fan of the astraeus, I […]


Replacing Flight Stands With Scenic Basing

Flight stands: some love them, some hate them. They can add a certain dynamism to a miniature, placing a jump pack bearing soldier into the air, assuming a degree of imagination. Today, I’m looking at another way to fix your flying miniatures to their bases without the clear flight stands, but keeping the feeling of […]