Posts Tagged ‘6mm’

The Battle of Sourpuss Plain: ECW battle with Baroque

Posted on September 18th, 2017 under , . Posted by

My Royalist left Brigade deploys under the command of Sir Percival Utterly-Barkinge

Over the weekend gaming club buddy Aled walked me through my first game using the Baroque tules set, released last year by the authors of Impetus.  It was a gre…

Autumn Skirmish

Posted on September 17th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

September has come around again and for me that means a quick trip across the river to Sidcup and the Skirmish Toy Soldier Show. The show was a bit subdued this time around partly due to the loss Harfields Military Figures (the previous sponsors) which…

Autumn Skirmish

Posted on September 17th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

September has come around again and for me that means a quick trip across the river to Sidcup and the Skirmish Toy Soldier Show. The show was a bit subdued this time around partly due to the loss Harfields Military Figures (the previous sponsors) which…

Team Yankee 6mm

Posted on September 13th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Just to reinforce the fact that I can not keep myself on one track here is a trial paint job on some EBay goodness.I won a couple of lots on Ebay to start my Team Yankee 6mm project, I love the Cold War gone hot scenario and love GHQ miniatures, despit…

The Dance of Bronze 15

Posted on September 12th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

The first of many phalanxes in 6mm for, well for anything that is possible although primarily for ADG.The white undercoat has been used to the painters advantage here as after washing there was little additional painting to do. Future stands will have …

The Dance of Bronze 15

Posted on September 12th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

The first of many phalanxes in 6mm for, well for anything that is possible although primarily for ADG.The white undercoat has been used to the painters advantage here as after washing there was little additional painting to do. Future stands will have …

On the Painting Desk 11

Posted on September 9th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another episode of my painting desk for this week, and while I did manage to shift some units, others are suddenly pressed to paint craze.And all this due to the General’s Handbook 2017, but more on that in a post later this week…Taking a bit more of…

On the Painting Desk 11

Posted on September 9th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another episode of my painting desk for this week, and while I did manage to shift some units, others are suddenly pressed to paint craze.And all this due to the General’s Handbook 2017, but more on that in a post later this week…Taking a bit more of…

The Battle of Sawkhan

Posted on September 6th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

I’ve taken advantage of my day off and the fact that my daughter (aka the Young Padawan) doesn’t go back to school until next week. We decided to play another Desert Raiders game using the same cut-down Flames of War rules that I used in the Rejects de…

The Battle of Sawkhan

Posted on September 6th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

I’ve taken advantage of my day off and the fact that my daughter (aka the Young Padawan) doesn’t go back to school until next week. We decided to play another Desert Raiders game using the same cut-down Flames of War rules that I used in the Rejects de…

FWC 6mm: Troops, Dreads and Observer

Posted on August 28th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Got some more 6mm painting finished today as the varnish dried, and it have been some reinforcements for my 6mm Emperor’s Children.Nothing big or spectacular, it are three units of pretty “core like” troops.The first is a stand of Marines, but this one…

FWC 6mm: Troops, Dreads and Observer

Posted on August 28th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Got some more 6mm painting finished today as the varnish dried, and it have been some reinforcements for my 6mm Emperor’s Children.Nothing big or spectacular, it are three units of pretty “core like” troops.The first is a stand of Marines, but this one…

FWC 6mm epic Contemptor Dreadnought

Posted on August 25th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

It isn`t much, but this is actually the first thing I`ve painted for three weeks.Between parting with the whole Lego collection, a week of holidays and well, sad to say breaking up with the fiancee, not much paint works have been going on.Well, until l…

FWC 6mm epic Contemptor Dreadnought

Posted on August 25th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

It isn`t much, but this is actually the first thing I`ve painted for three weeks.Between parting with the whole Lego collection, a week of holidays and well, sad to say breaking up with the fiancee, not much paint works have been going on.Well, until l…

The Haul Report 93

Posted on August 6th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello everyone to another week of heaps of goodies, and it`s been a pretty big one.And it included a lot of stuff I got through my wargames club, thanks peeps for helping out my forces.The first thing I got was a purchase from eBay, the old Morathi mod…

The Haul Report 93

Posted on August 6th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello everyone to another week of heaps of goodies, and it`s been a pretty big one.And it included a lot of stuff I got through my wargames club, thanks peeps for helping out my forces.The first thing I got was a purchase from eBay, the old Morathi mod…

Propoganda efforts fail in the face of British pluck and courage

Posted on August 5th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

In the face of the deleterious output of the Nazi propaganda machine, and the flights of fancy of Herr Goebbels following the steadfast actions of our troops in France, actions that saw the Nazi war machine stopped in its literal and metaphorical track…

Propoganda efforts fail in the face of British pluck and courage

Posted on August 5th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

In the face of the deleterious output of the Nazi propaganda machine, and the flights of fancy of Herr Goebbels following the steadfast actions of our troops in France, actions that saw the Nazi war machine stopped in its literal and metaphorical track…

Somewhere north of Arras, May 1940

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

We’d already been on the move for too many days without rest. The toll had been significant. The men were tired, marching with shoulders hunched and eyes down, and the path behind us was littered with broken down vehicles unable sustain such distances …

Somewhere north of Arras, May 1940

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

We’d already been on the move for too many days without rest. The toll had been significant. The men were tired, marching with shoulders hunched and eyes down, and the path behind us was littered with broken down vehicles unable sustain such distances …

Horns of the Bull

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under , . Posted by

I have spent a lot of time over the last few weeks reading my growing collection of books on the Anglo Zulu War of 1879. I’ve also been collecting as many rule sets as I can find online, hoping to come across the ‘perfect’ system for wargaming this per…

Horns of the Bull

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under , . Posted by

I have spent a lot of time over the last few weeks reading my growing collection of books on the Anglo Zulu War of 1879. I’ve also been collecting as many rule sets as I can find online, hoping to come across the ‘perfect’ system for wargaming this per…

Future War Commander: Night Lords Detachment

Posted on August 3rd, 2017 under , . Posted by

The latest set of figures I painted for my 6mm force, is this small section of Night Lords to go with my Emperor’s Children.Like the Alpha Legion, this is just a small contignent to break up the colour scheme, and as a test for the big 40k plans I have…

Future War Commander: Night Lords Detachment

Posted on August 3rd, 2017 under , . Posted by

The latest set of figures I painted for my 6mm force, is this small section of Night Lords to go with my Emperor’s Children.Like the Alpha Legion, this is just a small contignent to break up the colour scheme, and as a test for the big 40k plans I have…

FWC Whirlwinds and Knight Lancer

Posted on August 3rd, 2017 under , . Posted by

I added some ranged support to my Future War Commander force today, as the varnish is drying on three more models for the 6mm force.While they are “Imperial” models, they will serve the forces of the Prince of Pleasure with joy in my Emperor’s Legion f…