Posts Tagged ‘28mm’

Dwarves and other short updates

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

The last couple of weeks has been a bit of a frenzy of hobby comings and goings as I wind down various projects and fire new ones up at the same time. Starting with what’s been happening on the painting front, I’ve been reviewing my Lord of…

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…

Gatling Gun. Kartaczownica Gatlinga.

Posted on August 20th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Something new for my British for our big November game, a Gatling Gun from Perry’s:Coś nowego dla moich Brytyjczyków do naszej dużej listopadowej gry, kartaczownica Gatlinga od Perrych:

Siberia 1919 – Update. Syberia 1919 – Uzupełnienie.

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

Small update to the past game relations, the forces lists with their orders.Małe uzupełnienie do poprzednich relacji, listy armii z ich rozkazami.Japanese – Ko Lin +1(1st and 2nd game Colin Jack, 3rd Bill Gilchrist)Briefing – You want to expand into …

28mm ‘Raketrucksacktruppen’ Squad for Pulp Adventures

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

So, my thinking is that if paratroopers are cool, and rocket packs are cool, then a whole squad of badass German fallshirmjaegers with jet packs strapped on must be the absolute tits. I call them ‘Raketrucksacktruppen’. (With deepest apologies to …

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 …

Renegade English Civil War

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

These troops were painted about 10 years ago for a demo game at Conquest. Since then they have only fought in a few battles.This week the Southern Strategists are having an ECW game using the Pike & Shotte rules.Digging down into the very depths of…

Impetvs: Swords and Sandals (and Cataphracts and Lanciarii)

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

I (finally, sorry Andy!) made my way out to Andy’s base in the hinterlands of Christchurch. He supplied two Impetvs armies and a very cool desert table. I also got to see his expanded gaming shed. He could probably run his own club out there, with all …

Paint Table Saturday

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

Reinforcements for my divergent Space Marines chapter are taking shape. I’ve got a Predator Annihilator, second Razorback and two five-man Terminator squads on the go. All this should nicely top up my ability to handle more armoured forces and put me o…

Sonntagshausen

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

Once per month, we have in our club to play a Sunday  big game. This time we decided to give a go the Piquet rules. It was my first time with this set and it is not bad, however there are some buts. The title of the post I have took from Michael’s…

Warbases Wednesday #24 – VBCW

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

This week it is the turn of some new 28mm scale Victorian era onwards style buildings that I present to you all.This is a large bank building for use from the Victorian period onwards. The Bank Chamber is an imposing structure, with sandstone frontage …

Warbases Wednesday #24 – VBCW

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

This week it is the turn of some new 28mm scale Victorian era onwards style buildings that I present to you all.This is a large bank building for use from the Victorian period onwards. The Bank Chamber is an imposing structure, with sandstone frontage …

28mm Spanish Civil War Republican Guardia de Asaltos (Assault Guards) and a Spanish Romanesque Church from Barrage Miniatures

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

In an attempt to be somewhat simpatico with our recent hot weather I thought I’d feature some more Spanish Civil War figures, this time a few squads of tough-as-nails Republican Assault Guards.The Guardia de Asaltos were a large body of para milit…

Incursio Barbarica: Limitanei at full strength

Posted on August 9th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

I am coming down the stretch! I managed to paint the rest of the Limitanei, and now have three groups of six levies each. Here they are, 18 levies plus Big Man. All from Musketeer Miniatures, mainly Late Romans with … Continue reading

Battle of Ravenna 1512. Bitwa pod Rawenną 1512.

Posted on August 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Last time, when we had a game with Pike and Shotte and tested the Paymaster was a lot of confusion about the rules. So we decided to stop testing the Paymaster and took our attentions on Pike and Shotte. This was very helpful and specially Bill’s knowl…

Good News

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

Well, I have a laptop again. Thanks dad. I have money in the bank but my other half has forbid me from using it before we move which might be a couple of months yet. The thought of having no laptop for months after someone in the house breaking it and …

What’s on the bench.

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

Just a quick post, more to keep up my painting and blogging mojo more than anything else.Here’s a couple of shots from the other day of some 1/72 figures from the Caeser Fantasy Adventurer set.Nikon D5100, 18-55mm lens, Macro (Flower Symbol) setting. A…

Siberia 1919 (pt 3). Syberia 1919 (cz 3).

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

This is the third and the last part of our big game with the use of Setting the East Ablaze rules. The past relations from the game you can read here:To ostatnia, trzecia część relacji z naszej dużej gry z użyciem zasad Setting the …

Piechota Marynarki Wojennej – Sudan. Naval Brigade for Sudan.

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

Pierwszy batalion z trzech, jakie zamierzam pomalować do naszej dużej gry na początku listopada. Figurki to oczywiście produkt braci Perrych. Następny batalion w drodze  to Sikhowie.First battalion ready from three planned to paint for our bi…

Deadzone: Warm up

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

Although more attention is probably on Mantic’s latest Kickstarter venture: Dungeon Saga, it’s actually last years game, Deadzone which I finally got around to playing last night. As you can tell from the last few posts,tweets, snippets the…

Dark Age siege.

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

Last week we had a little siege game with some of the Dark Age troops.  An attacking force of approximately double the number of defenders was to attack a town surrounded by a wooden palisade. Just a small scale action to try out the rules be…

One of the ‘Guns of August’: 28mm Great War in Greyscale French 75, Caisson and Crew (& Major LaBossiere)

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

August commemorates the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great War. So to mark the occasion I thought I’d finish a set of models for my greyscale project that’s been sitting in the wings for quite some time, something fitting for those first te…

Deadzone: Enforcers and Hulk

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

Things have been a little quiet here the past few weeks, with the weather being so great and it being holiday season and all. That said, ‘some’ painting has been going on for Mantic’s Deadzone game in a push to get all four factions c…

28mm Kromlech Orc Characters Warhammer 40K with a WW2 German Ork fetish,………

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

………Ork Commisar, Chururgeon and Tank Driver.Picked these resin boys up quite a while ago without letting the figure committee from the Rejects know, am I descending in to more 40K madness or just some sci-fi madness…..who knows but modern 15mm …

1:56 Spanish Civil War Hispano Suiza Armoured Car & 28mm Moroccan Regulares Tank Hunter Team

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

‘Pretty’ or ‘sexy’ are not words you typically associate with an armoured vehicle, but I think those words just might apply to this wonderfully curvy and characterful Hispano Suiza MC36.  This ‘tiznao’ (roughly translated as ‘smudgy’ in Spanish – …