Posts Tagged ‘15mm’

Using Halfords Matt Cammo Spray on WW2 vehicles

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

Halfords is a well known (if you are in the UK) cycle/car accessories retailer, and I an a committed user of their range of spray paints for both white and black undercoat.Recently they have offered a 3-tone range of “cammo” paints, including a khaki w…

Norway 1940 in 15mm

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

Many years ago I converted a bunch of Peter Pig and Old Glory 15mm DAK troopers into a Norwegian army for PBI2. Since those heady days, the figures have languished in a box file awaiting a return to PBI2 or any other game system that will permit their …

Iberian freedom fighters- Combattants de la liberte iberes

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

Hello everyone. It’s been a busy a week, with the discovery of my new classes, the new but temporary timeschedule, the new colleagues… And the lessons I have to prepare obviously. I have therefore had no time to touch a brush.I have joined Clint’s Pl…

Command Decision 15mm. A short Review.

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

Now then.Im not in the habit of doing reviews, in fact this is my first ever. Nonetheless, I thought people might be interested. I have recently got back into WW2 gaming namely because of the excellent ruleset that is BG Kursk.In BG Kursk, it gives the…

Slow but steady Progress – Dux Romans

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

I managed to get my next group of 8 Auxiliaries on to bases last night. They still need paint and flocking but are getting close. You can see them in the picture below with the sandy bases. The centurions are primed and on a painting stick. I still…

15mm WW2 British Platoon

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

No games to share after the holiday so far so I’ll post some progress on the painting queue. As an addition to our 28mm games we have been thinking lately to scale down to 15mm and or 20mm for our platoon and larger games.There are many reasons like ti…

The Centurions Arrive

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

I just got my order from QRF for my Centurions. Over all, I am pleased with the pack. They all have transverse crests like I wanted. Five of the eight are in chain mail armor. An of the five, three look like they are ready for a fighting formation …

A return to the Holyland

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

Now then,So I ran a little poll, to see what people would like to see get painted next, and the clear winners are the 15mm Crusade armies. Fair enough.I have placed an order with Legio Heroica for some more bits, namely more Crusader Knights and some T…

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…

War of 1812 at the club

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Our first games night of the fall and we had 16 guys with five games running (basically a full house–any more games and we would have spilled over into the foyer!).Chen hosted a game of Strange Aeons and there was some Warmachine. Bruce hosted a WW2 g…

7YW in 15mm

Posted on August 31st, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Got together with a group of guys the other night for a game of Volley and Bayonet.7YW,  Prussians V Austrians with the objectives being a combination of capturing town sectors and destroying enemy Divisions.Numbers were on the side of the Austria…

Gruntz 15mm: D.E.A.T.H. Teams cyborg army

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

Ok so I managed to finish off the middle sized cyborgs for the army. They are the Synod’s highly skilled shock troops and commandos. They drop from orbit using a combo grav pack/ shield generator which is used up during the jump. The empty packs are b…

More Persians….

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

A unit of Persian empire foot, by FOG-A listings these are Hillmen, Medium Foot.  So they are 8 bases of 3 figures.

Warbases Wednesday #26 – Needle in a haystack

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

Last week I eluded to some works in progress that have been in the wings of my workbench, amoung the many projects I have to complete for Martin and Diane.This week I can reveal the full range of master models that I shall be taking with me to Partizan…

New Persians

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

New Persian cavalry unit, that takes me up to 8 battlegroups of the 10 I could use.  Also there is a Guard cavalry unit available, which I already have.Casualty markers, I make these out of spare figures and could use these in many rule systems. &…

New Persians

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

New Persian cavalry unit, that takes me up to 8 battlegroups of the 10 I could use.  Also there is a Guard cavalry unit available, which I already have.Casualty markers, I make these out of spare figures and could use these in many rule systems. &…

Painting Rebel Minis Grav Tanks

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

Three new Rebel grav tanks painted. These use the hull from the Tempest Class and the turret from the Thunder Class. I like the heavier feel of the Tempest hull but since the parts are interchangeable I can swap turrets whenever I like. I made hov…

King Tigers for Flames of War

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

My ever increasing late war German collection now has a couple of King Tigers.  These are Battlefront models and they come with both the Henschel and Porsche turrets.  This makes then rather expensive models but the good news is you rarely ne…

By Fire and Sword back to SESWC. Ogniem i Mieczem wraca do SESWC.

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

Yesterday I have brought back the By Fire and Sword rules back to our club. Our new club member Petr (he is from Russia) bought on last Claymore the rulebook and two weeks ago he asked me to show him a game. To this game joined Jack with his Cossacks a…

All Quiet on the Martian Front…but not for long!

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

I have finished painting all the minis in the AQotMF starter set! Yay! The Tripods came out pretty nice. I just need to hit them with the semi-gloss. As you can see , the Tripods can switch weapons, so I can equip the Black Dust launcher and the Green Gas grenades to flush the pesky […]

Gangsters at the Club

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

We had more than a dozen guys out at the club on Tuesday night. There was a game of Bolt Action (no pics!) and a game of DBA going on.I played in Bruce’s gangster’s game with Terry, Steve and Larry. I was the coppers and was pretty careful about my vic…

Dwie chorągwie pancernych. Two Pancerni Banners.

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

Dawno na moim blogu nie było niczego związanego z Ogniem i Mieczem. Teraz powinno być trochę o tym więcej, ponieważ postanowiłem rozruszać trochę system w moim klubie. Na początek pomalowałem dwie chorągwie pancernych. Produkt to oczywiści…

Art de la guerre in Montivilliers part 4

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

Hello everyone.I’m finally back to blogging after my holidays. Well, I’m back since the 9th of August, but I took some time to read, work and paint a bit. I started a lot of stuff, not really finished anything, you’ll see.Meanwhile, I’ve just finished …

Hot Off The Painting Table

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

You guest it more 10mm League of Augsburg and 15mm Ancient Persian!!!First up French cavalry Regiment Prince Camille, I chose these as they are quite colourful with the pink trim, pink musician and red standard bearers! Again 10mm Pendraken figure…

Update

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

Ok the latest off the painting table…..First up the newest League of Augsburg regiment, a Dutch cavalry unit called Von Tengnal.  I get my inspiration from two blogs, The League of Augsburg and Don’t Throw 1s, thanks guysNext up are more units t…