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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…

The Skirmish at Bald Wood – A FIW batrep

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

Back at the end of February, after some of the Rejects had been to Cavalier in Tonbridge, we played a smallish FIW skirmish game using Posties homemade rules. BigLee did post about it here, but here’s the British side of the battle, what I can remember…

Last entry into the Challenge & Tomorrows Reject game

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

Damn the Challenge’s finished!! I finished a lot higher than I thought I would this year, but I’m very happy with 17th place. I’ve just gone back to work after 21 days off, I had loads of plans, I thought I’d get some painting done for the…

RP No 157 Napoleonic – Duke of Cumberland’s Hussar’s

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

I’ve not painted any of Posties Napoleonic’s for a while?? So he thought it was about time I did!He gave me this fine looking Hussar regt to paint, unfortunately it could be said,that this is one of theworst regts in the whole war???? Well at least on …

RP No 156 Percy Kirke – Donnybrook here we go!

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

My Donnybrook adventure has officially started!! My first figure is a free figure I was given with my first order of Warfare Miniatures. I’ve painted him up as Percy Kirke, the figure is entered into Curt’s Challenge in the bonus Favourite Charact…

RP No 155 Knights Templer Casualty

Posted on March 1st, 2014 under , , . Posted by

This is my entry into the Casualty bonus round in Curt’s Painting Challenge, I hoped I was in with a chance of atop 3 placing with this entry, but looking at the quality of others entries I’ve no chance. Michael Awdry has stolen the show once again wit…

Cavalier 2014

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

Only 4 days after the event itself but I’m probably one of the last bloggers to post about the show! Anyway some of the Rejects made the short trip to Tonbridge to hopefully spend some of their hard earned dosh!! I bought basically what was on my list …

The Battle of Grudge Bridge – A Napoleonic Batrep

Posted on February 19th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

 The initial setupAs I mentioned in my last Batrep, The Battle of Fort Joseph, we managed to squeeze in a short but memorable game in after Fort Joesph, we still had a couple of hours to kill before I had to pick up the brats from school, so most …

Donnybrook Skirmish Rules – A Personal Review

Posted on February 14th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I swear I’ll never buy another 25mm period…………. ever heard yourself say that??But my hand has been forced by Messers Harrison and Hilton, of the League of Augsberg/Beneath the Lily Banner fame. As some of may be aware I’m quite partial to t…

RP No 154 25mm WWI British Infantry & I won a prize!

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

My last entry into the Analogue Painting Challenge finally pulled me up the chart above my seemed to be favoured 19th place. With the 210 points Curt gave me for these figures, I’ve zoomed all the way up to 11th place!!! Which is believe it or not a da…