Posts Tagged ‘Khurasan Miniatures’

X-COM – More Thoughts

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

Potential Mutoids – Picture from Khurasan website

Recent chatter on The Wargames Website about what Nordic Weasel rules would be suitable for X-COM has me thinking once again about my own X-COM project and rules that would give a good feel for the …

Banana Wars – More Factions

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

I finished up mounting the remaining troops for the Banana Wars project.  This time we have the Eureka World War Two Filipinos and U.S. Sailors. Just a couple of small forces to add a bit of multi-factional flavor.  I thought initially that I would ha…

Adding Terrain – Novus Design Studio

Posted on December 5th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

There was a post from the owner of Novus Design Studio on The Wargames Website offering a Cyber Monday sale, so on November 29th I took advantage of the 30% and free shipping in the U.S. and ordered a ready to play 15mm Old World fountain.  While pr…

Banana Wars – The Rebel Forces

Posted on December 1st, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

While I still have some other assorted figures to mount (the Eureka sailors and Filipinos), I wanted to get the rebel forces on bases.  I am going to need more bad guys and having a couple of squads supported by two heavy machineguns and two mortars j…

Banana Wars – The Government Forces

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

I had mentioned in a previous post another possible use for my Khurasan Chaco War figures…Banana Wars.  Tonight I mounted a couple of squads of infantry along with a Vickers heavy machinegun and a light mortar team.  Each squad is made up of six rif…

Banana Marines – Mounted

Posted on November 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The Marines, with only half the riflemen showing

It has been some time since I have written about the Banana Wars or China Marines, and so I think it is time to get this project moving a bit.

I have had several packs of the excellent Eureka Wake…

Air Support for the Banana Wars

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

While not a perfect match, I was able to score three of these Futura Choco Eggs Grumman F3Fs for some Banana Wars or Yangtze gaming.  While the F3F was indeed an operational aircraft for the United States Navy and Marine Corps, it really appeared …

The Gesso Experiment

Posted on January 10th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

As I live in a condo, I really do not have a space where I can spray-prime my figures.  We have an enclosed balcony, but the spray causes a bit of sediment once it settles so that is not a practice I can keep utilizing and expect my wife to be pleased…

15mm IDF Israeli Merkava Mark 4 Main Battle Tanks from…..

Posted on December 8th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

……Khurasan Miniatures.Motivation and other factors have meant I didn’t enter the Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge this year, good luck to the brave 100 (except Ray)!Theses were painted earlier in the year……….These resin tanks with metal pa…

More 15mm Hazmat Troopers for Zombie or even Modern Gaming…….

Posted on November 16th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

….and I see some of you are on SiteHoundSniffs.com Been a while but motivation is lacking a bit………I’ve had these for a while but you can’t beat an old classic from Khurasan, these are more a military unit rather than the previous private c…

Taking Advantage Again – Figures and Painting

Posted on October 29th, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

Chinese infantry – picture from GZG

Although I placed a recent order from GZG a few weeks ago, they are having their classic buy four get one free offer through Halloween, so I decided to take advantage of no VAT, a low exchange rate, and the offer…

15mm Jason Voorhees Friday the 13th miniature……

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

……….from Khurasan Miniatures!A miniature that turned up in an order many moons ago! More of a Michael Myers/Jamie Lee Curtis Halloween fan though…………Building is a 15mm Timecast painted among others by Raymond!Premier League stats……….

The beginnings of a shanty town…….

Posted on October 7th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

……..in 15mm from Ironclad , Khurasan and Peter Pig!These were completed during the Analogue 2015 shenanigans but didn’t count due to some scenery bias from the judges, anyway the majority of scenery (fences/buildings) is Ironclad(they were having a…

15mm US Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicle……..

Posted on August 6th, 2016 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

…..from Khurasan Miniatures.The M1126 Infantry Carrier Vehicle (ICV) is an armoured personnel carrier and part of the Stryker family of vehicles (derived from the Canadian LAV III/Swiss MOWAG Piranha IIIH …

15mm US M1A2 SEP Abrams Main Battle Tank…….

Posted on July 4th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

……..from Khurasan Miniatures. The M1A2 System Enhancement Package (SEP) is a successor to the M1A2. It is also an upgrade package for the older Abrams tanks. It has improved armor protection, improved system components, improved computer …

The Anglo-Persian War – Part I – Initial Thoughts/Figures

Posted on May 22nd, 2016 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

I love colonial gaming, I just never seem to get around to doing any.  I have started and stopped so many colonial projects as to be ridiculous, yet I keep getting pulled in.  What is it about colonial gaming?  British in their red coats…

15mm Modern PMC’s "Black Forest" Security…….

Posted on May 4th, 2016 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

……and M1151’s from Khurasan Miniatures.10 boys from the Black Forest Security Company and infamous for trying to take out the A-Team and loosely based on the famous Blackwater PMC!Nice figures, the only criticism is the small heads, maybe the beetl…

Gruntz 15mm – Chewk Desert Nomads

Posted on April 12th, 2012 under , . Posted by

Just finished these from Khurasan Minatures to play Gruntz.CommanderGruntz Squad – 24 figures paintedChewkgun (MG)Chewkzooka ( Bazooka )Chewbomber ( Mortars ) Chewkannon with chewkamel beast of burdon Drill Tank (APC )Now all that is required i…

Gruntz update and others

Posted on September 8th, 2011 under , , . Posted by

Well we did have our first try out of the Gruntz 15mm Sci Fi rules.It was very good although as usual for a first try out we missed a few things out but it was enough to let us know that we will be progressing it further.So I need more Felid from Khura…