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[ENG/PL] LOTR: Dwarves: Vault Wardens / Krasnoludzcy Strażnicy Krypt

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"Dwarfs digged too greedily and too deeply, until they discovered dark one, from what they had to escape"
Let us stop, my dear,  in time for the events that took place right after Hobbit's end.
Thorin was buried deep under the mountain, on his chest made the Arkenstone, Bilbo return to his cozy cottage and the world rolled its own rhythm. But are you sure ?

           In 2989, succumbing to the suggestion of numerous contributors, Balin, the most faithful companion of Thorin Oak shield, was at the head of a large group of dwarves who set out to Moria. He wanted to re-occupy his ancestral seat and find the last of the Seven Rings. Initially, the old dwarf was a success.He drowned the orcs off the mine and started intensive work there.He also assumed the Lord Moria title (only five years).Balin died during a stroll over the Reflected Lake, pierced by an arrow from the plowing orc.
He was buried in the Mazarbul Hall, which was his headquarters.Balin's comrades, includi…

[ENG/PL] Do not mock from the bastard, the thing about the Wilhelm the Conqueror / Nie drwij z bękarta, czyli rzecz o Wilhelmie Zdobywcy

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Being a bastard in the early Middle Ages was not easy. Ha, was not even fully accepted, let alone inheritance. But Wilhelm was different.
The future ruler did not cut off from his origin and maintained proper contacts with his half-siblings and raised them to high dignity. But he was very irritable when it came to naming him a bastard. In the later years, when the local population of Alençon mocked Wilhelm's illegitimacy, the prince ordered 32 men to be arrested and their hands and feet cut off.
Wilhelm I The conqueror, also called Wilhelm the Bastard, was born around 1028 in Falaise and died on 9 September 1087 in the Saint Gervais monastery near Rouen. He was King of England and Prince of Normandy. Illegal son of Prince Normandy Robert athe Magnificent, also known as Robert the Devil.His mother was Herleva (or Herletta), most likely the daughter of Fulbert, the tanner of Falaise.

Childhood
William's exact date of birth is unknown. It is assumed that he was born in 1027 or…

[ENG/PL] Three Musketeers: Porthos / Trzej Muszkieterowie: Portos

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Hello everyone.
Today next model of legendary Musketeer from polish Wargamer of legendary Musketeer.
Portos, as well as the recently painted Aramis, will be used to play the Anno Domini 1666 game (more about the system and the gameplay, after painting the models - I'm an opponent and I would be ashamed to play with gray plastic and raw metal).
I invite you to the group on FB, where you will also see the current and announced new models and faction.And the confident Ukrainian prophetess know that it will happen!

And now the hero of today's entry, Portos.
One of the heroes of the Alexandre Dumas-father novel series: Three Musketeers, Twenty Years Later, Viscount de Bragelonne.He also appears in the novel D'Artagnan by Henry Bedford-Jones.Actually it is called Christopher du Vallon, after acquiring additional goods (events of Twenty years later) to the name of the next members: de Bracieux de Pierrefonds (name of Portos is revealed by Aramis squeezing friends after escapi…