Posts Tagged ‘Bolt Action’

Opel Blitz/Maultier Bolt Action Warlord Games Level 2

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

Hello everyone today I will show Opel again but this time the product from the Warlord Games company, an earlier model from Rubicon Models and a description of the vehicle can be found here and in end of the post I will show how it looks…

Deuce and Half "Krautmower" – walkthrough

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

Heya,It’s been a while but recently real life grabbed my balls pretty hard and refused to release ’till now. There’s been just everything: kids, home, job, studies – friggin nightmare.Deeply hope to catch some air during summer and paint something (any…

Defeat from the Jaws of Victory

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

Another clammy club night yesterday, Bolt Action this week, something nice and simple. Only a token force at the club, four guys with Bloodbowl games and Simon and I playing with real soldiers although I will admit the Bloodbowl looks like fun, albeit …

28mm German WW2 SS

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

Here’s a few German SS I finished up. These are the first part of a larger force. Figures are from Warlord Games.I did these in plane tree camo, with a mix of the summer and autumn colors for variety. I’ll be adding more to this project when I get back…

Making Your Own Custom Bolt Action Dice Cheap and Easy

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

A year or so ago I came to the conclusion that I wanted to try some historical wargaming. It all started when I found my grandfather’s yearbook of his service on the second USS Yorktown during World War II (long story short, the first Yorktown was sunk…

Gaming Report: Bolt Action Demo Day

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

Some time ago, my friend, Dave Lamers, asked me to help run a Demo game of Bolt Action at an
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Bolt Action Opel Maultier SdKfz 3a Rubicon Models Level 2

Posted on June 6th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Maultier or Sd.Kfz. 3 is the name given to series of half-track trucks used by Germans during World War II. They were based on Opel, Mercedes-Benz, Alfa-Romeo or Ford trucks. Soon after invading Russia, German troops discovered that their wheeled …

Huzzah 2018 – Wargaming Recon #209

Posted on June 4th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Another Year, another HUZZAH! The boys hit up the best historical con in Maine! GAMES PLAYED Operation Jupiter, Hill 112 Rapid Fire rules Peter Dalton GM Omelet du Fromage Lion Rampant (affiliate link) rules GM Ken Eckhardt Battle of Cedar Creek ACW Fi…

UK Games Expo Roundup – Day 2

Posted on June 3rd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

We’re on day 2 of UKGE and it’s predictably even busier than it was yesterday. Curse you, Saturdays! Yesterday we took a look at Lightseekers […]

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Using a Metal Tool Box for Miniature Transportation

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

When I first started Must Contain Minis, one of the posts that I wanted to write was how I transport
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KublaCon 2018 Report

Posted on May 30th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I’ve returned from another KublaCon.  This is the bay area’s largest gaming convention by far – and it was nice to see a marked expansion in attendance – up by several hundred people I’m told.  While still not massive, the convention is now p…

Why I Love Playing Bolt Action

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

Today I published a Review of Bolt Action over on the Bell of Lost Souls. I decided to do a
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M3 Stuart

Posted on May 17th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Heya,This time another piece of (very light) armour rolled out from my painting station: M3 Stuart.It’s actually another Stuart tank in my battleforce: the previous one has been armed with flamethrower to deal with enemy tanks and spread panic amo…

German Army Bolt Action Level 1+, 2

Posted on May 15th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Today I will show the finished German Army to Bolt Action. Opel on the right is from Rubicon Models and the rest from Warlord Games. The tufts of grass I used are from Paint-Forge company, Very professionally made, they add an unusual charm t…

Warlord Games HQ Store & Studio 2018

Posted on May 15th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

After visiting Mantic Games, we went to Warlord Games, to take a look at their new HQ store. Warlord has been located at Lenton Business Centre since the very beginning. Back when they only had a few offices, spread all over the complex, nowadays the h…

Did You Remember the AP?

Posted on May 10th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Put the final touch to a few priority maps this morning with plenty of time to set up a game of Bolt Action, not enough time however to give a lot of thought to the game so a simple BA scenario with three objectives to fight over. Four infantry squads …

Celebrating my Birthday

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

This week I spent some time celebrating my Birthday. Normally, I like to go Broadsword in Hamilton to celebrate my
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What a Tanker!

Posted on April 29th, 2018 under , . Posted by

I had a rubbish week at work but got paid quite a lot extra on Friday due to over time and holiday pay, so decided to cheer myself up and bought a copy of What a Tanker from Toofatladies. I wasn’t sure about this new set of low key ‘fun’ skirmish tank …

Bolt Action – Fallschirmjager

Posted on April 27th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello! Before final post with Thousand Sons, I would like to show you something different – WWII and German unit of Fallschirmjagers. Enjoy!  Minis in 28 mm scale from Warlord Games aren’t the best sculpts on the world, but in my opinion good enough for wargames. A lot of players dislike body and head sizes[…]

Bolt Action USA M18 Hellcat tank destroyer Level 2

Posted on April 26th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

The M18 Hellcat was an American tank destroyer of World War II, used in the Italian, European, and Pacific theatres, and in the Korean War. It was the fastest U.S. tracked armored vehicle. The Hellcat was the most effective U.S. tank destroyer of World…

Top Secret

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

Beautiful day yesterday, the first really nice day of 2018 and we are only a quarter of the way through, paradise, while the rest of you are ‘beeking’ the new word for basking presumably (why?) I have just had to go and get a jumper because I am cold. …

Bolt Action 600 Point Battle Report (British vs German)

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

A couple of months ago, I visited my favourite FLGS (Friendly Local Gaming Store) for a 600 point game of
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Bolt Action German Tiger Level 2

Posted on April 18th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

The Tiger I is a German heavy tank of World War II deployed from 1942 in Africa and Europe, usually in independent heavy tank battalions. The Tiger I gave the Wehrmacht its first armoured fighting vehicle that mounted the 8.8 cm KwK 36 gun. 1,347 were …

Warlord Games – Wednesday Newsletter

Posted on April 4th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Warlord Games mid-week round-up…——————–Warlord Wednesday Hobby & News 4 April 2018US$ StoreUK£ StoreVideosFacebookArticlesCome and Say Hi!Want to pick up your orders at a show?Come and join us at SALUTE the biggest European Wargame S…

Bolt Action: Tank War Demo at Hotlead 2018

Posted on April 1st, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

As many of my readers will know, Bolt Action is a game that I love. Recently, Dave Lamers and Randall Carder
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