Posts Tagged ‘Buildings’

Finding Terrain for the Post Apocalypse — Commercial Terrain in 15 and 20mm

Posted on January 23rd, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

One of the things you will find as a Cold War-era gamer (and Twilight: 2000 is firmly a Cold War-era game) is that terrain is tough to come by, and what terrain you can find is difficult to make look “right”. You’re often reduced to just putting lots o…

Rorke’s Drift Ready To Go

Posted on November 7th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been a long process, working on my Anglo-Zulu War Armies, and although the figures are all painted (and have been for nearly 10 years) they still await their basing completed. Luckily the terrain is a happier story, thanks to

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It’s a Tyranid Skyshield Landing Pad…

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

Funnily enough I can never seem to find a complete ‘To Done’ showcase of my scratchbuilt Tyranid Skyshield Landing Pad. The best I have doesn’t feature the walls/petals, they hadn’t been completed at that stage. In all honesty these aren’t great pics b…

It’s a Tyranid Skyshield Landing Pad…

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

Funnily enough I can never seem to find a complete ‘To Done’ showcase of my scratchbuilt Tyranid Skyshield Landing Pad. The best I have doesn’t feature the walls/petals, they hadn’t been completed at that stage. In all honesty these aren’t great pics b…

Rorke’s Drift Update

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

Well it’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything directly to do with my own wargaming, and an even longer time since I posted about my 28mm Anglo-Zulu War project! Way back in 2011 Warlord Game’s brought out their fantastic&#8230…

Warbases, Garden set 1

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

With plans to run a couple of Dad’s Army games soon we decided that there was a need for more bits and bobs around the buildings. With that in mind Geoff bought the two garden sets made by Warbases. As this was my game, I felt that I should help out a …

Viking Longhouse

Posted on November 20th, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

I had been wanting to make a Viking Longhouse for a far while now. Last month I finally made a start.Once I had begun I found that the enthusiasm took over. In the end it took me just over  a week to make and paint.Made from balsa wood sticks carv…

La Belle Alliance

Posted on October 23rd, 2016 under , . Posted by

I have been out of the game for the past couple of weeks due to illness, no blogging, no painting! In fact not very much of anything, but now I am back.I scored this resin model of La Belle Alliance a few weeks back at the local swap meet.After a bit o…

War on Two Fronts – Battle Report

Posted on December 17th, 2013 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I used two  3ftx3ft boards at a recent club game with one as a planet-side board representing Kepler-62e and the the other is a moon board for Dactyl, Keplers orbiting moon. The East Hyadum Trade company expeditionary force (EHTC) is on an ou…