Posts Tagged ‘Dux Britanniarum’

Late Roman Elites and Warriors

Posted on November 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In order to “romanize” my force for Dux, I finished two more units of Gripping Beasts plastic Late Roman models.This allows me to use my irish and dark age warriors as the levy and mercenaries, while the core force of elites and warriors consists of ro…

Celtic Cross and Wandering Bard

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

Got some small items finished over the weekend for use in SAGA, including my “Crisis impulse buy”.Which tought me a few lessons…The first of it being that MDF terrain, something that came to be “a thing” during my hiatus is quite a lovely and cheap m…

SAGA Mounted Fianna

Posted on October 26th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

One of the “must paint” units for SAGA / Dux I had to finish was a cavalry unit, and that means for the Irish a unit of mounted nobles, or Fianna.Coming from Gripping Beast, these 4 lesser lords are ready to take the battle to the enemy in a fast manne…

SAGA Mounted Fianna

Posted on October 26th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

One of the “must paint” units for SAGA / Dux I had to finish was a cavalry unit, and that means for the Irish a unit of mounted nobles, or Fianna.Coming from Gripping Beast, these 4 lesser lords are ready to take the battle to the enemy in a fast manne…

Romano British Warriors and Archers

Posted on October 23rd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In an effort to “romanize” my force some more for the Dux campaign, I grabbed a box of Gripping Beast plastics and started work on some units.The idea is to use them for all the “non Levy” and “non Mercenary” troops, and to fit a bit more in the time p…

Romano British Warriors and Archers

Posted on October 23rd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In an effort to “romanize” my force some more for the Dux campaign, I grabbed a box of Gripping Beast plastics and started work on some units.The idea is to use them for all the “non Levy” and “non Mercenary” troops, and to fit a bit more in the time p…

TooFatLardies Games Day in Vienna

Posted on October 20th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s no secret that TooFatLardies are my favourite rules publisher. Fortunately, there are a couple of like-minded individuals around. Last Friday, a bunch of us got together to play and present TFL games. The idea was to showcase the rules and…

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Kern Slingers

Posted on October 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

The first completed unit of the month, these are the last figures from the Dark Ages box of Warriors I bought to bulk my Dux force.But in that game, you have 4 strong missile troops, while in the SAGA Irish list, the Kerns, who are either armed with a …

Kern Slingers

Posted on October 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

The first completed unit of the month, these are the last figures from the Dark Ages box of Warriors I bought to bulk my Dux force.But in that game, you have 4 strong missile troops, while in the SAGA Irish list, the Kerns, who are either armed with a …

Dux Britanniarum / SAGA Odds and Ends

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

Apart from the 6mil earlier, today some more models had their varnish dried, and it are some odds and ends for my Dark Ages forces.As I`m slowly completing my first box of the Gripping Beast plastic dark age warriors, I had 12 models left on sprue afte…

Dux Britanniarum / SAGA Odds and Ends

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

Apart from the 6mil earlier, today some more models had their varnish dried, and it are some odds and ends for my Dark Ages forces.As I`m slowly completing my first box of the Gripping Beast plastic dark age warriors, I had 12 models left on sprue afte…

Vortigern`s Punitive Campaign – Dux Britanniarum AAR

Posted on September 22nd, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

My first Raid tonight in the Dux Britanniarum campaign, and as there was some player reshuffling earlier this week, I ended up facing my previous liege.Clustfeinad, Legatus of Glouvia, had enough of the catholic faith that had been forced upon him.&nbs…

Vortigern`s Punitive Campaign – Dux Britanniarum AAR

Posted on September 22nd, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

My first Raid tonight in the Dux Britanniarum campaign, and as there was some player reshuffling earlier this week, I ended up facing my previous liege.Clustfeinad, Legatus of Glouvia, had enough of the catholic faith that had been forced upon him.&nbs…

Dark Age Spearmen with Shield

Posted on September 22nd, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

I haven`t gotten much paintwork in the past week, as I chose to spend some very good quality time with the girlfriend, but in between I did manage to paint a small unit.And it was with a deadline, as I varnished them this morning, and they have to be o…

Dark Age Spearmen with Shield

Posted on September 22nd, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

I haven`t gotten much paintwork in the past week, as I chose to spend some very good quality time with the girlfriend, but in between I did manage to paint a small unit.And it was with a deadline, as I varnished them this morning, and they have to be o…

En route to becoming the Dux

Posted on September 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Okay, just kidding, but suddenly I find myself in a bigger territory area in the TSA Dux Campaign.Well, it`s not because of good gaming or big victories, as I`ll be going to battle for the first time in the campaign coming friday.What happened is that …

En route to becoming the Dux

Posted on September 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Okay, just kidding, but suddenly I find myself in a bigger territory area in the TSA Dux Campaign.Well, it`s not because of good gaming or big victories, as I`ll be going to battle for the first time in the campaign coming friday.What happened is that …

Dark Age Spearmen… for Dux Britanniarum

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

As you might have picked up on this little corner of the internet, TSA has started a fresh Dux campaign, based on the ruleset by Too Fat Lardies.Now while this is the Dark Ages, it isn`t really my exact period in that era, as I tend to field the Irish …

Dark Age Spearmen… for Dux Britanniarum

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

As you might have picked up on this little corner of the internet, TSA has started a fresh Dux campaign, based on the ruleset by Too Fat Lardies.Now while this is the Dark Ages, it isn`t really my exact period in that era, as I tend to field the Irish …

Dux Britanniarum 30/8 AAR: Saxons vs Romano British

Posted on August 31st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

And there we have it, I finally got to play DB in order to be more or less boot-camped for the TSA campaign.Going over to my mate Glenn (who is also my “lord” in the campaign) to see the rules in action, I took command of a Saxon force that would try a…

Dux Britanniarum 30/8 AAR: Saxons vs Romano British

Posted on August 31st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

And there we have it, I finally got to play DB in order to be more or less boot-camped for the TSA campaign.Going over to my mate Glenn (who is also my “lord” in the campaign) to see the rules in action, I took command of a Saxon force that would try a…