Posts Tagged ‘AWI’

28mm AWI Commission

Posted on April 12th, 2018 under , . Posted by

A nice little 28mm AWI commission we did for a customer. Figures were Eureka and Perry Miniatures. The customer wanted these to look more ragged, so he used the Eureka Ragged Continentals and I painted them up a bit more dingy and worn.The customer pro…

Tricorne: Hobkirk’s Hill

Posted on March 24th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

We had seven guys out at the club on Tuesday. Terry hosted a game of Vengeance (I think). They were still going after we’d finished two games of Commands and Colors Tricorne so I’m not sure how it ended.Bruce, Taylor and I played the Hobkirk’s Hill sce…

Saving the Benjamins in Sails of Glory

Posted on March 19th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

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Blowing up a Bridge in Musket &Tomahawks

Posted on February 22nd, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

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15mm and 28mm monsters and 54mm AWI

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

I finished a mixed bag of miniatures this week. First up were two command bases of Reaper goblins to supplement my goblin armies for Dragon Rampant. Most of my troops are from Battlelore 1st Edition (so 15mm-ish). I bought some metal minis (right below…

DundraCon 2018 and Waterloo

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

DundraCon 2018 has come and gone.  Friday was an easy day with us essentially making our way to the convention, playing some board games, playing in an LOTR miniatures game, then playing more board games.Early Saturday morning I woke up, made my w…

54mm AWI and 28mm horror

Posted on February 13th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

I had a pretty productive week painting. I finished another 8 of the 54mm AWI militia I have been working on.Above the buff-whites; below the white-mints. Only eight more militia to go!I also did some work on some 28mm Reaper figures I got in a holiday…

Hessian Jäger Amusettes

Posted on January 23rd, 2018 under . Posted by

An  Amusette was a very high caliber rifle that could be anywhere from 90 to 200 caliber and weigh some 50 plus pounds! Due to it’s weight it was often attached to fixed walls or gun carriages. However it wasn’t so heavy that single infantry men c…

Maurice in the Saratoga two step

Posted on January 22nd, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

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Historische Oorlogen 08: Amerikaanse oorlogen

Posted on January 19th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

So yesterday evening I sat down and watched this DVD I picked up last week for a measly euro.Part of some collection of all sorts of historical characters and battles (I watched the Napoleon one as well a while ago), it contains 6 documentaries of arou…

The Haul Report 116

Posted on January 14th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Well, today would have been a blank episode for the first time in many months.No orders came in, though there is one I`m seriously feeling about ranting, no trips to hobby stores or conventions, no sales at the club…But then I was walking around with…

Angry Bear

Posted on January 11th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Not a good time for a misfire!! Johnny decides a retreat is a wise idea and takes flight in the face of what is now a very angry bear!I do need some more deployment points for Sharp Practice so this little funny idea popped into my head.After digging a…

More 54mm AWI Provincials

Posted on January 9th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

I pushe out another two units of 54mm AWI provincials. These plastics are a mixed lot so size varies some as does their equipment.As with past groups, I painted up the provincials in lots of four (companies sharing a jacket and cuff pattern).So today w…

Guilford Courthouse in 54mm

Posted on January 2nd, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Scott and Terry popped in for some holiday gaming last weekend and I hauled up my 54mm AWI troops from the basement. We were going to play Monmouth but it turns out I’m short a few cannons (still in a box unpainted) so instead we played Guilford Courth…

2nd Battle of Trenton, 1777. Druga bitwa pod Trenton, 1777.

Posted on December 27th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Welcome all of you after Christmas. I hope that it was amazing time for all of you, as it was for me. Today the game, which became our Christmas tradition. It was refight the 2nd Battle of Trenton. A year ago we played the 1st Battle, originally fought…

part 2 Cage Rage in AWI with BAT (Bolt Action & Tomahawks)

Posted on December 21st, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

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Part 1: Cage Rage in AWI with BAT (Bolt Action & Tomhawks)

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

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54mm AWI Provincials

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

I’m back to 54mm to try and finish off the troops I need for the scenarios in Tricorne. What I have left are a few cannon, some guys in fussy kilts, and a monstrous lot of provincials and militia.I’m going to try for one unit per week. This week is Tea…

54mm AWI Provincials

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

I’m back to 54mm to try and finish off the troops I need for the scenarios in Tricorne. What I have left are a few cannon, some guys in fussy kilts, and a monstrous lot of provincials and militia.I’m going to try for one unit per week. This week is Tea…

part 2 of Clash at the Creek with Maurice in the American War of Independence

Posted on November 30th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Getting ready, the American defense lines are set-up
After a bit of delay, no doubt caused by the curse of setting up the table in advance thereby causing serendipitous chain of events guaranteeing the game will be delayed by a couple of weeks, Tonio and myself final got to play out the clash of the Creek scenario I posted a while ago (link).

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part 2 of Clash at the Creek with Maurice in the American War of Independence

Posted on November 30th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Getting ready, the American defense lines are set-up
After a bit of delay, no doubt caused by the curse of setting up the table in advance thereby causing serendipitous chain of events guaranteeing the game will be delayed by a couple of weeks, Tonio and myself final got to play out the clash of the Creek scenario I posted a while ago (link).

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Tally-ho to Tactica 2018

Posted on November 27th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

On the road to Tactica 2018

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Tally-ho to Tactica 2018

Posted on November 27th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

On the road to Tactica 2018

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Battle at the Militia camp with Maurice in the American War of Independence

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

The American Militia in camp

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Battle at the Militia camp with Maurice in the American War of Independence

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

The American Militia in camp

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