Posts Tagged ‘28mm’

Lion Rampant.

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

Before I start with the main subject of today’s post a small announcement. My blog just reach 60000 visits!!! Thank you very much for this.Zanim przejdę do głównego wątku postu, małe ogłoszenie. Mój blog właśnie przekroczył liczbę 60000 odwi…

The Orkmacht, 28mm Games Workshop Warhammer 40K Ork Killa Kans.

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

Just a post to prove I’m alive, even to prove it to myself, life has just been a little fecked up, things are getting me down but who can say that doesn’t happen to us once in a while……..These are some Games Workshop Ork Killa Kans found in a drawe…

Gripping Beast Dark Age bowmen.

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

Having a lack of Levy type troops for our Saga games and our other Dark Age games I was keen to add to their number. I gained a box of Gripping Beast’s Dark Age warriors a while ago and this box  set provided the figures I needed.Left over from my…

Visiting Britain’s Lead Belt: WARLORD GAMES (versão em português).

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

  Hello there.   This is the Portuguese version of our article published here yesterday about our visit to Warlord Games, a wargaming and miniature company based in Nottingham in the UK. If you missed that please check it out.   Over and…

A Little Project: Necron Guns

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

After picking up a large group of Necron miniatures at a car boot sale a couple of weeks ago. I discovered that the Necron Warriors were missing the green light gathering rods from their guns.My first thought was that this reduced the usefulness of the…

Visiting Britain’s Lead Belt: WARLORD GAMES.

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

  Hello there.   As I have mentioned in the first article in this series I’ve taken advantage of a trip to England in January 2014 to visit a few wargame companies based in the city of Nottingham, affectuously known as Britain’s “Lead B…

Warbases Wednesday #28 – September special offer

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

Well let me open this weeks edition with the news that every month one product from the ranges is going to be placed on a special offer. The first product to go on the new monthly specials is the Peel Tower.So if you have been contemplating a purchase …

Ebay Hammer 2 – The Second Marauder Giant

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

Well, I told you I found another one after I realized the first was incomplete.Still in the shrink wrap A glorious unopened box! For $9 less than the first one.Looks like it’s all there The rattling around inside the box was a tad disturbing,…

More Rebs

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

Another group of Rebs has been wrapped up this week; they are motoring along quite nicely now leaving me with a more than playable strike force.  This second batch included the TK-Zero team, a pair of deployable Scout Drones, a Commander and Chovar …

28mm Heroes Ready for Pulp Adventures from Statuesque Miniatures

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

I’ve been in a pulp fiction kind of mood lately. Probably from overindulging on too many graphic novels and schmalzy movies over the summer (as if the terms ‘overindulging’, ‘graphic novels’ and ‘schmaltzy movies’ could ever be mutu…

R2 unit Grab on Mustafar! Clone Wars Game

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

Doctor Merkury

I had a chance to test run some more of the Scifi rules I’m working on with Trade Federation Rob.  We went with another game set in the Clone Wars era of the Star Wars universe on the planet Mustafar with General Skywalker vs Asajj Ventress in an …

Perry Miniatures Arab Cavalry for Saga Cross & Crescent

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

With the Cross & Crescent book now out (and looking lovely) I’ve picked up some Perry Miniatures Arab cavalry from Dave Thomas at Britcon, intending to use them to bolster out the Gripping Beast (plastic) infantry who’ve been seen here before. The …

Forgotten Photos: My Sontaran Experiment

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

These were painted back in 2010 for a Doctor Who game that never materialised. The plan was to have gamed the Sontaran invasion of the planet Gallifrey, as seen in the 1978 series “The Invasion of Time”.Figures by Black Tree DesignThe scenario would ha…

Warbases Wednesday #27 – Shows, an Ass and a nice Rack

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

Welcome to this weeks edition of Warbases Wednesday, this weekend sees the Autumn show season come around and I will take this opportunity to remind you of the shows that Warbases will be attending until the year end.Border Reiver, Newcastle, 6 Sept&nb…

Beastie Boys group hug – Beastmen from Games Workshop, Fenris, Harlequin and Runequest

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

Hello all,Life has been weird which has kept me from blogging (and painting, and gaming) recently. In order to keep this blog from withering and dying, I figured I would post some pictures of the Beastmen, Goatkin and related beastial boys I’ve painted…

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…

Worst Case Scenario #12: ‘Condor Down! Condor Down!’ – Stuka Crash-Site Recovery, Bilbao 1937

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

On the night of the 6th of August 1936, a nondescript freighter from Hamburg slipped into Cadiz harbour. Secretly packed within the ship’s hold was the first prototype of a new weapon, an experimental aircraft to be tested by the Condor Legion in Spain…

Bolt Action Batrep: Maximum Attrition

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

 It’s been a while since I’ve played Bolt Action. A few people I know have armies, however out of them only Nathan M is still dead keen on the game. Well except maybe Chris who joined me in investing in the Baker Company kick-starter (we have the …

Deadzone Rebels and more

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

If you follow my Twitter feed, it will come as no surprise that the Rebel faction for Deadzone has finally found its way onto my workbench this week. With both the Plague and Enforcer Factions completed, or at least as completed as can be until the har…

Space Marine Terminators

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

These have been a long time coming. I assembled them last year (or was that the year before?) and since then they’ve been sitting in a box, patiently biding their time. After Russ wiped the floor with me using his birthday Orks a couple of weeks back i…

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…

IHMN: La Société du Docteur Marot

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

Herein, I present La Société du Docteur Marot, a Parisian company for In Her Majesty’s Name.  Headed by Dr. Marot, a mesmerist, assisted by the insane dwarf Pierre Trilloubette and One-eyed Jacque the Sailor, the company pursues Marot’s nefariou…

Spanish Civil War: Condor Legion Panzer I, Luftwaffe Aircrew & Pirates(!)

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

A couple new(ish) additions to the Spanish Civil War collection.First is a Panzer I from the Condor Legion. You know, those guys that were not really German, not really fighting for Franco and not really in Spain – yeah, those guys. This one’s a little…

Sharpe’s Standoff

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

It’s nearing dawn in a Spanish village, and the French commander is interrogating a young lady, believed to be a spy for the nearby British. Little are they both aware of a daring rescue attempt being orchestrated outside by a certain Captain Sharpe.Fr…

The Aridáni Legion of Lady Mríssa, part 2

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

El Grego

It is still a little warm in my hobby corner, but that did not stop me from doing a little something:

The first set of Lady Mríssa’s legion has been cleaned up and ready for primer.  This is the command element, led by Lady Mríssa herself (in t…