Posts Tagged ‘15mm’

Horde of hanomags

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

A snowy Saturday let me finish up eleven 15mm hanomags. These are a mix of Battlefront and Plastic Soldier kits.Overall, there isn’t much to choose between these kits. The Battlefront kits are slightly more expensive but come with decals, troops and a …

Battlegroup Kursk, support troops

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

Now then,A while back I got a load of stuff from Skytrex, support stuff for the German forces on the Eastern front. As I had a week off, I have got round to painting it all now.First up I have painted up the Opel Blitz Radio truck. This took me ages to…

The Empire strikes back? Carthage against Assyrian Empire

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

Right.Be prepared for an epic batrep! full of lasers! Phasers! Torpedoes! And… Yes Jean-Luc?I’m taking command of your cavalry. Maybe this time you will be able to achieve something!Ermm Ok. Now, let’s see where our board has decided to send us?…

Some 15mm Arty and ATGs

Posted on November 18th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I’m keen to move this last commission through the painting process and clear the decks for some holiday painting of my own!Today I finished off three 105mm German guns plus some sort of ATG (Pak 40, I think, although the carriage looks kind of weird). …

Ion Age Hab Colony Terrain ready for Preorder

Posted on November 18th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

The Ion Age has release the pricing for the 15mm terrain bundles we discussed last week over here. Preorders are up until the end of the month,  and definitely some solid savings- come check it out!The following is a The Ion Age’s press release fo…

Some 15mm WW2 German vehicles

Posted on November 16th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

My attention has wandered back to 15mm WW2 this weekend and I managed to knock off some of the armour for the third army I agreed to paint. These are Battlefront models with three Panther’s being first up. I also finished three S307(f) half-tracks…

Carthago incorporated: Britain as the next market? An AdlG batrep

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

Hello everyone.Last week , I had written my first batrep at Aniche. The battle had been conclusive and we Carthaginian merchants had conquered the Chinese market. Now, following on that success, we wanted to expand in Britain. It wouldn’t be easy, obvi…

The Ion Age Announces Massive 15mm Terrain Expansion

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

The Ion Age is planning to make a huge hit into 15mm scifi wargaming terrain.  While their current hab dome line is really high quality, their new line is poised to become the most modelar terrain available in the 15mm genre. These miniature …

The Macedonian Army

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

The pictures below are the figures that I have already painted and are sat in storage at home.  The additions I am painting up now should complete or nearly complete the army.  Above we have Companions, Prodromoi and Greek light infantry. The…

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…

Greek/Macedonian Army

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

Companion Ok to face all of those Persians we need the Macedonians or Greeks or both.Again I have the starting of the army at home and these newly painted units add to them.The first unit is the elite cavalry arm, the Companions. Thessalonian Heav…

Commission Work FOW Russians

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

Commissar Officers and Commissar to lead the brave men of the Soviet Union!Officers and CommissarAssault Engineers The assault engineers are the heavily armed assault troops of the Red Army that lead the way when taking on the stubborn defens…

Group Shots

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

These are the additions to my Persian forces 4 battle groups of cavalry, 2 of light horse, 1 scythe chariot, 1 elephant, 1 of heavy foot, 2 of medium foot and 2 of skirmishers.  Plus 4 casualty markers.There are also odds and sods that when added …

WW2 artillery and tanks and some pulp buildings

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

Last night I finished off the second (of three!) 15mm WW2 armies I agreed to paint. What was left was a bunch of guns and some tanks.There were two 37mm AA guns (with trailers). These were a bit fiddly to assembly but turned out alright. The eight 150m…

More 15mm Clone Wars

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

Doctor Merkury

I got some Rebel Minis Titan Troopers that I’m proxying for the Utaupa variant Clone armor in the Clone wars.  Below are some images with some of the Star Wars Titanium vehicles:Beside a Republic Fighter Tank, love these in the Battlefront gamesAn…

15mm Gamma Goodnesses

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

Doctor Merkury

I got a few more 15mm pieces done for some Gamma World games:Some Khurasan meaniesMore Khurasan, Mutant Mantis Madnesses!!Khurasan in the front, some Oddzial zombies in the back.Rebel Mini gas masker and a splintered light creepyKhurasan again.Everybod…

Crusades Update!

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

Now then,I have finally completed my Muslim army for the 3rd Crusade, its taken far longer than I thought due to dramas with dip, and finding a workable alternative. I ended up using Ronseal oak woodstain/varnish.Arab LancersHere is the result of putti…

Carthago Intermational, or an AdlG tournament batrep

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

Hello everyone.I know I haven’t been especially active on the blogging front. I’m really sorry about that. To compensate a bit, I’ve decided to enter Curt’s challenge, once again, to try painting some more and blogging a bit. We’ll see what happens. In…

A few 15mm anti-tank guns

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

I’m slowly working my way through another 15mm WW2 commission. Last night I finished two anti-tank guns (think these are Pak40s).These are plastic guns with plastic troops and came pre-built. Nice models.I always struggle with long models and figuring …

Some 15mm WW2 German tanks

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

I’m working on a small commission: some 15mm late-war German tanks mostly. These are Battlefront models.There were six Panzer 4 with skirts in the box. I am also assembling an additional five of these from a Plastic Soldier kit. The plastic kits are sl…

Medieval French

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

It was my birthday a few weeks ago, so I bought myself a present of a DBM Medieval French army from Museum Miniatures and set myself the challenge of painting it in one day.Tuesday 14.10.14 Ordered the armyThursday 16.10.14 Toys arrivedFriday 17.10.14 …

T55 Bridgelayer – MT55 – Part 4 – Update – almost there!

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

Thanks to Shaun at S and S Models, this is progressing really fast.  We have some “first pull” masters of most of the components; and as you can see are re-engineering some to make the master “less of a kit”. The pictures posted here are not the f…

Look Sarge, No Charts Napoleonic Rules

Posted on October 29th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Bruce hosted a game of Look Sarge, No Charts: Napoleonic Wars last night. This was our first go at these rules and they shade towards a lighter approach to Naps. likely aimed at convention games.We played a meeting engagement (French in foreground; Aus…

Snakes – Or A Coincidence Of Needs

Posted on October 29th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

I am currently short of things I want to paint. I thought going to a show last Sunday would change that but to be honest…not really. Half of what I have painted is now done and drying off so I’ll post a few pics of that soon. So I have been fiddling …

Autumn plans ahoy

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

Things have been in a bit of an uproar the last couple of weeks, so actual painting time has been non-existent to put it bluntly. Thankfully that should change this weekend as I seek a little sanctuary in the workshop from the pandemonium without. The …