Posts Tagged ‘28mm’

New Laser Cut Project – Sci-Fi Corridors

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

I was asked by Durham Wargames Club (well over a year ago) if I could produce a set of Sci-Fi corridors. I spent a good while mulling over plans, and earlier this year I actually started work on the design. I have been very busy with other projects, so…

Siberia 1919 (pt 2). Syberia 1919 (cz 2.)

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

Today continuation of the previous game. The relation from the first game you can read here:Dzisiaj kontynuacja poprzedniej gry. Relacje z poprzedniej możecie przeczytać tutaj:…

From Sharpsburg to Antietam.

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

Last weekend a number of gamers from around New Zealand gathered in Christchurch to refight the battle of Sharpsburg or Antietam.Below is a taste of what the game looked like.For many more photos and a very short report follow the links,John’s photos a…

28mm Spanish Civil War Republican Anti-Tank Gun and A New Book: ‘The Shattered Peloton: The Devastating Impact of World War I on the Tour de France’

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

I thought I’d bash out a few more Spanish Civil War figures in preparation for an upcoming game I have scheduled in a few days with the fine lads from the Fawcett Ave Conscripts. Here is a 37mm Bofors anti-tank gun with a Republican crew. Eve…

Thee Most Bloody Battle of Curmudgeon Moor

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

Upon this day, 27th day of March in the year of Our Lorde God 1642, thee forces of Parliament did most bloodily defeate thee forces of Kynge Charles I ‘pon the field of Curmudgeon Moor. For all thee most valiant forces of the Kynge did defye thine enem…

Normanowie – pospolite ruszenie. Normans – Levies.

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

Te figurki zalegały w mojej szufladzie już zbyt długo. To pospolite ruszenie Normanów od Conquest Games. Część z nich już Wam pokazywałem, natomiast ich druga czekała na dokończenie malunku. Chodziło tu głównie o wzory na tarcze. Nie mia

"The Battle of Fort Louis", July 20th 1758, 28mm FIW Skirmish Game.

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

7 Rejects gathered for a French Indian War skirmish game a few weeks ago, myself, Lee and John randomly picked the British through scrunched up pieces of paper, myself and John were horrified that we had drawn Lee”Offends Dice Gods” Hadley but what can…

Trying a new Warmaster scenario

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

Recently, I got together with a friend of  mine and pulled out Warmaster (those of you not familiar with that rules system… It is a Games Workshop Specialist Games publication that was written by Rick Priestly and released in the 1990′s). …

Finished figures, Pine Bark, Magnets, and a new lens.

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

Hi All,I’ve been rushing to get these figures finished and realized a few omissions late in the game. I won’t dwell on the half empty aspect.I give you the Blood Moon Boyz:At first I wanted to paint them for Orctober 2013. This then got pushed back to …

July 15 club night

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

We had an astounding 15 gamers out at he club last night, despite the heat. Dave and Scott had a Byzantines versus Normans smack down using Saga.There were four Warmachine players.And Terry hosted everyone else in two games of Zombicide.Our next club n…

Sci Fi terrain on the Cheap!

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

Doctor Merkury

I’ve been working on some Sci Fantasy rules, Fantastic Narrative Science Fiction, and needed some terrain.  Inspired by the old SW game Bounty Hunter with Jango Fett, I decided to make some modular terrain that I could get different configurations…

Help me find a Necromunda Delaque Leader please

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

OK, I give up! For months I’ve been trying to get the one miniature I need to complete my collection of first edition Necromunda Delaque gangers.I’ve watched a few sell on eBay for frankly stupid sums and I’m neither inclined nor sufficiently wealthy t…

Savage Orc Army Update

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

I’ve been putting off basing work for some time now. I find it really tedious and will do most anything to avoid it. The inevitable consequence is that when I DO get round to it I have a pile to do and that was the case with the Savage Orcs.So anyway, …

AT-RTs for Star Wars gaming

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

Doctor Merkury

Okay so these Titanium Series AT-RTs are not quite 28mm in scale to match up with the Star Wars CMGs, but they are close enough for me and much cheaper! Loved using these in the video game Star Wars Battlefront and wanted a few for on the table. Take a…

Beastmen Comparison: Fenris – Games Workshop – Harlequin

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

Hello all,Just back from Vienna and almost heading out to the airport again to catch a plane to the states, so only a brief post today – a comparison between the various beastmen I’ve painted the last months. Someone might find this useful.from left to…

Chain of Command Contest!

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

Lardie Rich has been cranking out lists like crazy and still people are asking for more.   So I figured some of those people should pick up the slack and let Rich get on with other things like In the Buff.It’s simple really make a list and post it…

Disposable Heroes Winter War game! December 7th 1939

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

Doctor Merkury

I had a chance to dig out my Winter War Russians to pit them against my friend Keith Stine of Iron Ivan Games’s Finnish forces. We used Iron Ivan Games’s WW2 ruleset, Disposable Heroes Coffin for Seven Brothers.  We gamed at the awesome Army Group…

28mm French Napoleonic Figure Comparison

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

I have been assembling my new Napoleonic additions and though there might be some interest in a figure comparison.Figures with paint are Victrix.  Unpaited figures are, from left to right, Old Glory, Warlord Games and Perry Miniatures.

Marauder Ripper Suit

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

As you can probably tell from the last few posts, Mantic’s Deadzone is getting lots of time on my workbench currently and the Marauder Faction in particular is in the firing line. I finished the three standard Commandos and ‘Pyro’ l…

Now Available: Cigarboxbattle Wargaming Mats!

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

We now offer a line of our own 60  x 80 inch wargaming mats for sale! This is something that we had been using for our own games, but we received so many questions and positive comments from gamers about them that we decided to make them available fo…

Siberia 1919. Syberia 1919.

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

Today’s report from our last game will be very short. This is because this game will be continued next week and if I will give to many details of the game I would be not good for  the following game and remove the elements of surprise for the play…

Samurai Six

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

Some weeks ago I had my first game of Osprey’s Ronin and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Thankfully I had already purchased some beautiful Perry Samurai last February. I say beautiful miniatures, but let’s agree to not mention the casting and … Continue reading

28mm Napoleonic French During the Russian Retreat and FormulaD Racing! (wtf?)

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

Ahhh, summer has finally made its presence felt here in the Canadian prairies (upwards to +30C temperatures this past week). Admittedly it’s a bit late, but I’ll happily take it, and so to celebrate I decided to host our weekly game out …

Factions for ‘In Her Majesty’s Name’ 1889

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

Here are the footsoldiers for two factions of a In Her Majesty’s Name game I’m working on for the Fall Convention season.First are some Parisian police, based on the following picture: These were had from The Virtual Armchair General B’Hoy’s line….

Aztecs, part 2 + orcs?

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

El Grego

Some small progress:

Aztec eagle suits, from Eureka.  For eagle suits, of all the different factions, I am going to stay with natural colors, i.e. browns of various sorts.  Some sources list eagle suits as being in the brighter colors, blue, red,…