Posts Tagged ‘Figures and Modeling’

Kitbashing Model Spaceships with Snap Ships

Posted on May 23rd, 2018 under . Posted by

One of our favorite discoveries from this year’s Maker Faire was Snap Ships, a construction kit for designing and building your own miniature space ships. We chat with Jeff from Snap Ships about how the parts connect, the types of ships you can make, a…

Watch Venus Wars subbed movie Cartoon

Posted on May 16th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

David’s Cold Weather Sahadeen by Rebel Minis

Posted on May 8th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Way back in May 2009, I bought a pack of Sahadeen from Rebel Minis after seeing a review of them on the Dropship Horizon blog. I eventually bought a weapons pack and a pack of Sahadeen War Maidens to go with the basic squad and then I got stuck for pai…

Stargrunt II Finns Part 2

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

I just picked up this very nicely painted and based set of, metal, infantry sci-fi figures, in winter gear, that are ready for use.  They include:151  Infantry : GZG Scan Fed Infantry, GZG weapons Crews, Laserburn infantry a mix of Imperial a…

Stargrunt Finns

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

Funny how a collection starts! I bought 6 of these Matchbox MBX Explorers Blizzard Buster on a lark: Then I thought who rides in them? Why GZG Scan Fed infantry…who else? Then I went HMMM will need some support, Well Brigade makes these nice Neo Sovi…

Mecha Monday : Mecha Front

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

Mecha Front models are available in two scales: 15mm Scale are sized for use with 15mm games. Models range between  65mm-110mm tall.6mm Scale are sized for use with 6mm games aka “Micro Armor” scale. Models range…

Brigade Neo-Soviet Tanks

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

History was made today! For the first time ever My Brigade order arrived before my GZGs order, even though it was placed a week later! I suspect Jon being at SALUTE may have had something to do with that but, never the less , great job Tony Francis. Yo…

Tanker’s Tuesday: T28 SUPER HEAVY TANK

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


Mecha Monday : Larry’s Mech With Stowage!

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

“Lt. Aki Yamamoto’s Curious Walking Panzer!” The Adorable Thunder’s only ‘Mech, this is a 15mm Kirin Combat Walker from Brigade Models Merc line. Stowage from Brigade Models & The Scene UK… #BrigadeModels #TheSceneUK

Broken Stars & Burning Ships: Stargrunt Phalon Mercenary Showcase

Posted on April 8th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Broken Stars & Burning Ships: Stargrunt Phalon Mercenary Showcase: Quick post showcasing Ground Zero Games’ 15mm Phalon miniatures, painted up here as an alien mercenary platoon with a pair of UNSC liais…

GZG Phalons

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

Some more nice work from Mr. McGee!

Blue Moon Manufacturing 15mm Sci-Fi — Review

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

As we have noted in our annual Best Games Not Yet Published, Critical Mass Games, Ground Zero Games, Rebel Minis and Khurasan Miniatures have all been producing some outstanding 15mm sci-fi miniatures over the past few years. With the new release of th…

Mecha Monday: Xulutec, 15mm Mech

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

Xulutec : 15mm Mech: White Dragon mini again, 15mm Fiddler Mech. Airbrushed using masking tape.

GZG Salute Update

Posted on March 21st, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

SALUTE 2018 – Saturday 14th April at ExCel…..I’ve just posted a news update on the GZG webstore front page, with info about SALUTE – please pop over there and have a quick read through it, especially if you are planning to come along (and even more imp…

Mecha Monday : At Cold Wars

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

Mecha Monday

"It’s Them! Blast ‘Em!": Panzer Marsche! Follow Up

Posted on March 7th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

“It’s Them! Blast ‘Em!”: Panzer Marsche!: Haaaloooo, Possums!!! So, an old client coaxed me out of my lair to build him a combined arms combat brigade for Hammer’s Slammers, and …(pictured below is another of his units that I’m currently aping  …

Mecha Monday : Rebel Minis, Gorilla Animech

Posted on March 5th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Gorilla Animech Now For Sale From Rebel Minis The Gorilla Animech from Rebel Minis is now available for sale. This big brute can be found here, at : 

Hammer’s Verse Follow Up

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

How I am painting up my Hammer’s Slammers unit, I’ll be using the WWII US Army Ardennes camouflage scheme: Just waiting on some decals from Battlefront ……Hammer’s Slammers Birthday Gift

Mecha Monday : 1/100th Scale Destroid Reference, Part 2

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

Well, here’s some more 1/100th Scale scaled-up Destroid goodness. You might remember the green-colored armor on the right as a Spartan, or a Gladiator, or an Archer, depending on whether you followed Macross, Robotech, or Battletech, respectively.1/10…

Some more Prawns by Mr McGee

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

15mm Space 1889 Fliers by The Occasional Ambush

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

Space: 1889 steam launch Following on from the last post: This is the best wargaming-related gift I have ever received. It came about because I originally commissioned a custom Aphid Gunboat (its behind the steam launch). I was so pleased with the …

GZG UPDATE – SUNDAY 11th February 2018:

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

 We will be at HAMMERHEAD on the 3rd March! For the first time, we will be attending the HAMMERHEAD show at Newark Showground on Saturday March 3rd; we will be in the main building (the George Stephenson Hall). Since the demise of Sheffi…

Broken Stars & Burning Ships: Stargrunt 15mm Armored Alien Infantry (or are they…

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

Broken Stars & Burning Ships: Stargrunt 15mm Armored Alien Infantry (or are they…: Just a quick showcase of my latest stab at painting Ground Zero Games’ Crusty aliens in armored environmental suits.  I’ve painted t…

Rolling Hot! With The Occasional Ambush

Posted on February 8th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Some great work by Stu………Hammers Slammers ready to take on contracts…Rolling Hot

Broken Stars & Burning Ships: 15mm Scifi: Ion Age Prang Raiders & Army Platoon

Posted on January 31st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Broken Stars & Burning Ships: 15mm Scifi: Ion Age Prang Raiders & Army Platoon: My latest 15mm scifi project comes from Ion Age’s Prang range.  The Prang are an amphibious alien race that are best described as milita…