Posts Tagged ‘28mm’

The Minions Are Coming

Posted on October 30th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Not my best work but I still can’t find the magnifying lamp base.Amongst the many things I have been playing about with were some figures I got for a super hero RPG game at the same time I got some supers. I figure that they can be used for generic bad…

Licklust – Slaaneshi Minotaur – Games Workshop 1991 – Warband 1

Posted on October 30th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Hello all,I know it has been a bit quite during the last month, but fear not – ‘cos I’ve been busy. I finally managed to get the last beastmen from Fenris miniatures, got them painted, fell in love with the resin bases they came with, decided I needed …

Cyntopia- The future is now Hits Kickstarter

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

So here’s an interesting new boardgame fresh to Kickstarter.  It has a bold cyberpunk look and feel, modular replayable board, and most importantly (for us at least) some nice looking figures.Cyntopia is a new board game in Kickstarter from the re…

Impetvs: Totally historical batrep.

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

As a break from all the Infinity, Jason and I did something completely different: Impetvs 300pts in 28mm using our Roman civil war (take your pick) formula. 300pt armies, one command, half maxima and minima and we both used the Middle Imperial Romans l…


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

As I missed out on Donnington show earlier in the month, I thought I’d make an effort to go to Fiasco. It’s not a big show, but it’s fairly local and easy to get to (not so easy to get out of tho). It was quite slow really. I didn’t spend much, as the …

Zomtober2014 – Week Four Featuring Zombies from Deadzone

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

   All right, it’s the last full week of October, so that means one more chance to post for Zomtober2014, and one more featured zombie. This week we will be featuring plague zombies from Deadzone by Mantic Games.   Since Deadzone is…

To catch Mahdist emir. Pojmać mahdyjskiego emira.

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

After successful Sudan game week ago, we decided to repeat this last Thursday again. Bill send me some new stats for troops and we decided to try them. This time all my troops were ready for the game, so for the first time I was able to use them all (n…

An intermittent post

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

It has been a while since my last post, albeit slowly recovery is getting there and I have been busy working away at some items for both Brigantes Studio and Warbases recently. I am acutely aware that Warbases Wednesday has been Awol. It will return sh…

Medieval Fortified Farm

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

Over the past few weeks I have been busy working away on this wee project. Finally finished the flocking etc yesterday.The Medieval Fortified Farm from Hudson & Allen. Unfortunately this belongs to someone else so I guess I have to give it bac…

What does the Foundry look like?

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

If you’re involved in historical wargaming at all you probably know who or what the Foundry is.. formerly Wargames Foundry, formerly Guernsey Foundry.  If you’re a Yank like me, you’ve probably got no idea what their headquarter is like.  I … Continue reading

The future of tanks in 28mm

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

Playing in 28mm scale make vehicles look great. A tank, truck or jeep on the table becomes a great focus …Continue reading →

Orkmacht Games Workshop Warhammer 40K Ork Kommandos.

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

Some metal ork boys from Games Workshop………Nothing too major other than Vallejo German grey and a few balkenkreuz to show their affiliation to the Fascist gods!A Tiger should be next!

Sudan – gotowy!. Sudan – done!

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

Moje oddziały na naszą dużą grę Pierwszej Wojny w Sudanie skończone. Oto ostatnie elementy (wszystkie figurki pochodzą od Perry Miniatures):My units for our big 1st Sudan War are finally finished. That are my last elements (all figures are Perry…

Square bashing

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

I fled my wife’s book club and visited Bruce for some Square Bashing. This was a late WW1 Canadian attack against a German position. My plan was to try and move up the centre and right of the board to grab the three objectives (poker chips) while feint…

The Zombie of the Month- October 2014- Bilge Rats by Warploque Miniatures

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

  Well, it’s Halloween time, so you know I had to pick something a little special for a zombie this month. Now, me, when it comes to my monsters, I like the classics: werewolves, vampires, mummies, etc., and when it’s Halloween, I feel the sam…

The Derelict Is Looking Worse

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

Well the derelict is moving on, slowly. Time has been a bit short, but I have had some time today to sit in front of the work bench. I am kind of kicking myself at the moment as I have started a project that I know that I can’t finish right now. The ou…

Another full club night

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

We had another full house at the club last night, with 20 guys out. There were three games of Warmachine, some CCN and some Tide of Iron.It has been awhile since we’ve run short of games!Bruce hosted some AK-47 in darkest Africa. Terry and Justin had p…

Anglo-Zulu Command stands

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

I have just finished some command stands for my Anglo-Zulu War armies.  Figures are a mix of Redoubt and Black Tree Designs.  All the other models I have painted and based for this project have been mounted on individual bases that slot into sabot bases. I decided to permanently fix these chaps to their respective […]

Perry 8th Army Squad 2

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

Second squad for my 8th Army project is done.  One more to go.

Normański hrabia . Norman Count.

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

W niektórych systemach potrzebne są specjalne figurki dowódców. To jest mój normański hrabia wraz ze swoim sztandarowym i heroldem. Będzie dowodził oddziałami piechoty. Figurki to Conquest Games.In some systems one needs some special leaders f…

ZOMTOBER2014 Week Three Submission!

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

It’s time for a week three submission for Zomtober, and since Ali has been busy making more zombies, I needed a little support. Something old, something new, two survivors to try to balance the scales a bit.I have a soft spot for old metals.  I th…

Sudan – nowe oddziały brytyjskie. Sudan – new British units.

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

Pierwsza Wojna w Sudanie będzie teraz dość popularnym tematem na moim blogu, a to wszystko związane z nadchodzącą wielką dwudniową bitwą na początku listopada. Moim zamiarem jest zbudowanie solidnej brygady do gry, czyli trzech batalionów li…

Battle at the Wadi. Bitwa przy Wadi.

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

Our big 1st Sudan War game is very close, so we have decided to check how the Black Powder rules will be working for that period. We played game with two players and umpire. Our figures came from various collections, and some of my figures used in the …

Perry 8th Army Squad 1

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

Making a little more progress on this project.  First squad done only two more to go.

‘Fhtagn!!’ ‘Why, bless you…’ 28mm Innsmouth Deep One Hybrids

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

Since it’s Halloween this month I decided to read ‘The Book of Cthulhu’, which is an anthology of short stories based on HP Lovecraft’s horror mythos. I’ve been so entertained with it that I decided to get these Deep One hybrids done-up for future Pulp…