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My 3rd Victorian Bonus Round entry – Analogue Painting Challenge & Fran

Posted on January 20th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

I wasn’t going to enter this round as I don’t own any Victorian figures, but I was chatting with von Postie himself, who said he had a few 25mm Zulu Wars figures just sitting in a box. So I ended up flicking a little paint on the chap above.Postie thin…

RP No 163 NYW French La Marche Infantry regt

Posted on January 9th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

My last unit painted in 2014 and my 1st entry into this years Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge. In fact its the first unit I’ve painted for myself in a couple of months!! These fine looking fellows are the regt La Marche and they earned me 42 points…

The 2nd Battle of Leignitz – A SYW bat rep

Posted on January 6th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

Back in December you may remember we put on a game for Fran, his final game before the git moves back to Ireland. Fran had the choice of game and chose a Seven Years War game using Age of Reason rules. You can see the batrep here.Well, it seems we were…

Happy New Year & the 2nd Bonus round

Posted on January 1st, 2015 under , . Posted by

I feel a little like that this morning……Wishing you all out there in Blogland a very Happy New Year.I’m glad 2014 is over and look forward to a better 2015!!!This is my entry into the 2nd bonus round (Mount & Rider)It wasn’t my planned entry, I…

Secret Santa and Santa Claus Pressies

Posted on December 26th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Well I did rather well in both the Secret Santa and the Santa Claus.I received 3 Warfare miniatures General’s, one pack included 2 wounded/deadfigures. Also included was the Artillery maintenance lift for barrel changing, which I’m sure will be the foc…

Merry Christmas 2014

Posted on December 24th, 2014 under . Posted by

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to one and all!I hope Santa brings you everything you desire?Smile you bugger, this just cost me a tenner!!!

Analogue Painting Challenge V – My 1st….. Small entry.

Posted on December 22nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Well I did say it was small, didn’t I. This poor chap is my entry into the “Cold” bonus round.I hadn’t planned to enter into this round, because I didn’t think I had anything to use, then Postie suggested one of the many dead figures I have for my Donn…

My Prize – The Spanish Armies in the War of the League of Augsburg 1688-1697

Posted on December 12th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Back in October I was very lucky (again) to win another Blog Giveaway. I’ve never won anything in my life…….honest?Ian over at “The Blog with No Name”, held  a competition and the first prize was a £20 voucher to spend on the lovely Bacc…

The Battle of Liegnitz or Fran’s Last Game. A SYW batrep

Posted on December 10th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

The Rejects got together last weekend for a quickly organized game for Fran, He eejit is moving back to Ireland in the New Year, so our games with him will be few and far between.As it was his last game with us Postie suggested that Fran pick the game….

Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge V

Posted on December 5th, 2014 under . Posted by

Well its that time of year once again, and I’ve stupidly put my name down to join in the fun and games over at Curt’s Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge V.I’ve put in a measly target of 300 points and I’ll be VERY pleased if I reach it. Can’t see it m…

The Battle of Yellow Field – A 25mm AWI Batrep

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

The Rejects got together for another bash of Posties lovely AWI figures last weekend, you may have already seen BigLee’s lies over on his blog?? But hear within lies the truth!!The initial set upThe Battle of Yellow Field 7th September 1777General Howe…

The Battle of Roye 27th March 1918 – WWI Batrep

Posted on November 12th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Hello it’s me Postie, I’ve hi-jacked Ray’s blog once again to present our most recent game.Ray was up in London looking at the Poppies in the Tower so couldn’t make the game, but he typed all this out because I’m an illiterate sod! (Postie’s diggi…

Secret Santa ideas???

Posted on October 31st, 2014 under . Posted by

So as you may have guessed I’ve joined both Secret Santa jollies this year, I’ve noticed on a few blogs some wishlists, so I thought I’d put a few ideas down myself.Most things on my list are for my Donnybrook excursion with a little bit of 15mm thrown…

RP No 162 WWI French Dragoons

Posted on October 25th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Can’t believe I’ve actually painted something!!!! Due to me changing not only my job but my career, you may (or may not) have noticed a distinct lack of newly painted figures on my blog, come to think of it, my whole blogger presence has been a crap, b…

SELWG 2014 – The pics

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Rejects in the queueFran, Lee, Ian & PostieHad a great day out last Sunday at SELWG, most of the Rejects attended, the show unfortunately did seem to be down in numbers, both traders and visitors, which is a shame because its a damned good show. Fo…

SELWG 2014 Swag

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Most of Posties Rejects (Me, Fran, Postie, Ian, BigLee, Richard and posse and Clint) made the long drive up the A2 to Crystal Palace for SELWG today. I for one enjoyed the show, although it did seem to have fewer traders and visitors than normal. There…

The Battle of Irish Farm – An AWI batrep

Posted on September 28th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Last Sunday after we visited Skirmish in Sidcup, Postie put on an American War of Independence game for myself and Fran. We usually use Age of Reason rules for our AWI games, but Postie fancied a change and has once again written his own set, borrowing…

Skirmish Toy Soldier and Wargame Show Sept 14

Posted on September 23rd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Several Rejects Fran, Postie and me, made the long drive up the A2 to Sidcup, for Skirmish Toy Soldier and Wargame Show, last Sunday, there we met 2 other Rejects BigLee and Mrs BigLee, who can be seen on the left in the pic above and the Newbie Reject…

The Second Battle of the Corunna Road. January 1937 A SCW Batrep

Posted on September 21st, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

7 Rejects got together for our very first game of the Spanish Civil War. Newest Reject Clint put on his first game in the Shed’O’War, using 10mm SCW figures using his own set of rules that he just knocked up the day before!!!Clint decided that Postie w…

RP No 161 NYW French Zurlauben Infantry regt

Posted on September 4th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

About time I posted again??These blue coated chaps were painted back in March for the Challenge but once again failed to make it because they were unbased. To date Zurlauben’s are the last thing I’ve painted to a finish this year!!!! The regt were…

The Battle of Loki’s Revenge – A FIW batrep

Posted on August 17th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

After the debarcle at The Battle of Old Man’s Cabin,  Postie very quickly organized a second game. A French Indian War Skirmish. As you may have read in the last post Loki was down for a visit at Reject HQ and we thought we’d give him a chance to …

ACW Batrep – The Battle of Old Man’s Cabin

Posted on August 8th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Some of the Rejects got together for a game last Sunday, Postie put on a 6 man ACW game, one of the 6 was fellow Blogger Loki from Loki’s Great Hall. We’ve been trying to arrange a game for Loki for nearly a year now, but what with my and Fran’s shift …

RP No160 French NYW Infantry Royal Italian regt

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Hmmm? Nearly a month since my last post?? That’s bad……still no painting done…..let alone blogging?Just as the title of the post says, its another Nine Years War French unit!!These were painted back in Feb-March of this year and very nearly made i…

Broadside 2014 – The Battle of Shaho

Posted on June 24th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

I thought it was about time I got the Posties Rejects game the Battle of Shaho up on the blog?? This new job is seriously taking up all my time….Goddammit!!!We did plan on doing a Skirmish game for Broadside but Postie kept going on about the Russo-J…

Broadside 2014 – The Games Part 1

Posted on June 10th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

The Rejects made it safe and sound to Broadside to play and display Posties, Russo-Japanese figures. He worked out a fictional game named The Battle of Shaho. The poor lad worked damned hard to get the game ready, also adding loads of extra’s, the scra…