A Seiðmaðr was a Norse shamanistic sorcerer a male practitioner of Seiðr.
I don’t play any Norse War Bands so this character will be a story catalyst. I’m really into the idea of multi world campaigns at the moment, with various magical practitioners opening portals into different realms, possibly even played across multiple tables of terrain simultaneously. I’m hoping this is something I can explore in Dragon Rampant if not then I guess I’ll have to start looking at developing my own rule set. I think he’d make a good wizard for a Frostgrave party also, although I already have mine set aside ready to paint.
This figure comes from Hasslefree Miniatures.
At the foot of a towering wicker man druids have gathered to summon a dark aspect of the mighty Cernunnos the horned god. In a desperate, last ditch, attempt to drive blood thirsty invaders from their lands.
Cernunnos comes flanked by standard bearers and musicians from the realms of the dead as the druids open a door to the underworld to destroy their enemies.
In the distance astride a bear and under the guidance of Merlin flanked by some of his bravest warriors Arthur rushes to prevent them finishing their incantations and close the portal before the very order of time and space are ripped asunder !
The druids are from Warlord Games: Hail Caeser range. With the addition of one further model from Ral Partha .
Cernunnos and his attendants are from Brigade Models: Celtos: Fir Bolg range.
Cernunnos, Standard bearer, Musician, Musician (mounted). I got all four of them in a blister pack which was really good value from Rochester Games Models and Railways which is where indeed I get most of my supplies from.
More on Arthur and his warriors in a later post.