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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…

RP No159 NYW French Mousquetiers of the Guard

Posted on June 7th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

I thought it was about time I posted these fine looking fellows, they were painted back in March for the Analogue Painting Challenge, BUT, they weren’t based up in time, so they sat forgotten in a box with a few other regiments that needed a flick’n'fl…

Posties Rejects @ Broadside 2014

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Just a quick heads upThe Rejects will be putting on a game once again at Broadside this year.Posties organized a 15mm Russo-Japanese gameSo if you’re coming along stop by for a chat!Broadside Floor PlanWe’re at G3T1 - Adler MiniaturesT2 - Arm…

The Battle of Megara 432BC – An Ancient Greek Batrep

Posted on May 27th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Seven Rejects got together for a game last weekend. Postie put on an Ancient Greek game!! Can’t remember when we last played a game with these, its got to be at least 5 years!!!!Look out for the Spartan side of the story on Fran’s blog soon…..As norm…

ACW batrep – Battle of the Academy

Posted on May 11th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

The Initial setup Last weekend some of the Rejects got together for an ACW game using Fire and Fury rules. Me and Ian were the Union, and John and Surg were the dirty Rebs!!!It was a hard fought battle, possibly the game was one and lost on the fi…

Gravesend Wargames Club – War and Conquest Gaming Day, 29th June 2014

Posted on May 6th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Gravesend Wargamers ClubWar & Conquest Gaming DaySunday 29thJune 2014Venue: The Northfleet Veterans Club, The Hill, Northfleet, Kent, DA11 9EU.The cost is just £12 per person.There is parking outside the club and lunch is provided in the entry pri…

Salute 2014 – The Pics

Posted on April 15th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

First off we have the Bloggers pic pinched from Carl’s blog, with a few more names added in!Apologies if you were eating your dinner!The Blogger meet up was a great success, and it was great to put faces to names old and new!There were some great looki…

Salute Loot 2014

Posted on April 13th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

My haul from yesterdays Salute was a little larger than it was supposed to be!There were a few unexpected buys and a few disappointments as well!I was mainly interested in civilian type figures for Donnybrook and that’s what I came away with.Met up wit…

RP No 158 FrenchNYW Chevauleger regt Noailles

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

It may well be all over but I’ve not had the time to post my last entry into Curts Challenge,not including the bonus rounds of course!! For my 11th entry I’ve gone back to my 15mm Nine Years War French. The regt is another Chevauleger (Horse) regt. Noa…

Salute 14 Blogger Meet up & Prizes are Plenty

Posted on April 5th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Its that time of year again, its only 1 week to go to Salute!!Myself, Fran, Clint & Postie are the only Rejects goingI’m ready for a big spend up, lets hope I get the dosh to do it!Us 4 and I guess a few more bloggers will be at the usual place at …

The Battle of Ronshin 1884 – A Sudan batrep by Postie

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

Posties at it again, he doesn’t want a blog himself, “Computers give me a headache” he moans. So another guest post it is then!The Battle of Ronshin 15th March 1884 using  UP EM Rules by me Postie!Yes its me, Postie, doing another guest post on Ra…