Posts Tagged ‘Men who would be kings’

War Store… Excellent service. This is why I purchase my miniatures from them!

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 under . Posted by

I can tell this is very true.  My order for some Perry Miniatures has gotten lost in the dark space of the USPS.  The package got as far the Mid Processing and Distribution ctr in NY.   This was way back on the 7th of May.  Next on …

Quick Reference unit cards for MWWBK

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 under . Posted by

Found these on another blog “Shed Wars.   Great idea for reference cards.Link to the excellent “Shed Wars blog”:kings-unit-cards

The dawn attack..

Posted on May 19th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This is what it felt like to the troops.

British patrol attacked at dawn.

Posted on May 19th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Here are some pictures of the surprise attack on the patrol.   The attack was launched at dawn.  All full account of this unwarranted attack can be found here :Duplicity-aboundsOne regular unit (yellow) in the middle artillery unit, the far u…

Exploring the Island of Vectis Neulandia campaign continues. The boat patrol

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

Having made a the expedition base at the large Port on the west side of the island.  The British forces set forth on exploring the lands by using the rivers.   This decision was made to rapidly explore the land.  Part of the mission was …

Reinforcements from the Queen for Neulandia

Posted on May 16th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

It seems the American have recruited an Auto bod.  The British expedition has requested help. The first will mechanical men is show below.Also there is a request pending addition money from the Parliament to have the below walker be purchased from…

Neulandia British campaign. Part 1

Posted on May 15th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

THE ANCIENT AND SECRETIVE LAND OF MALAGASSY      Founded uncounted centuries ago by the losers of a dynastic struggle on the mainland the island kingdom of Malgassy has long shunned contact with the outside world. The people dis…

How to make Tall Forest Pine trees.

Posted on May 8th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

We all lack good scenery for our battlefield.  Most of the time it is the cost of buy the trees.  The video is a tutorial on how to make large pines.   The maker is using coconut matting for plants.  This material is fairly easy to …

Part 2 to the No1 Mk111 enfield

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

Sit back and enjoy the video.

Neulandia Campaign has started. Prussian draw first blood

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

The campaign has kicked off.   The Prussian had to put down a local Rebellion.  Surprisingly the local rebels put up a good fight.   More can be found here Prussian draw first blood Maybe this will inspire me to get back to paint my…

Copplestone Colonial miniatures

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

Copplestone has two lines of miniature that would fit into the MWWBK colonial period.  Darkest Africa and Back of Beyond.   Darkest Africa is the German vs British colonial figures.   While Back and Beyond is Bolsheviks, White Russian, C…

Pulp Figures for use it MWWBK

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

Pulp figures makes some miniatures that would be late colonial period.   Early 1900’s to about 1930.  Also I think they would fit into VSF.   Bob Murch is the sculptor and maker of there figures.  The Zepplin crew is nice.   Th…

Victoria Miniature 28mm VSF

Posted on March 29th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Victoria Miniature has very interesting line of resin figures.  These are a perfect fit for the VSF.  The miniature are based for 40K of Warhammer.   The miniatures are 30mm scale but should fit in with most of the figures I have reviewe…

28mm Colonial Japanese miniature

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

I figure that these figures would fit into the MWWBK era.   Oshiro miniature are brand new for this company.  These figures would be in the Boxer Rebellion time period.   Oshiro  Link:Oshiro modelterrrainBac Ninh Miniature &nbs…

Askari 28mmColonial miniatures

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

Askari fills in the lessor colonial nations. Russians, Italians, Spanish and Germans.   The period should fit in with MWWBK period just fine.  Let’s face not many manufacturers are making Russians or Italians.  The Miniature are reasonab…

Brigade Games VSF miniatures by Paul Hicks

Posted on March 24th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Here is another bunch of VSF miniatures.  This time made by Brigade games, by the way gets a lot of my money.   The line is some of the nice sculpts made.   These miniature can be found here. VSF – SteampunkNow for the pictures.Empirical…

Ironclad Miniatures VSF for MHWBK

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

Oh, this company is going to put a hurt on my checkbook.   Ironclad miniature makes a very wide range of the VSF miniature.   The company take paypal…   You can view the complete line here.Ironclad Miniatures    Their include…

Black Tree Design miniature 28mm Colonials miniatures

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

Today I’m profiling Black Trees miniatures.  Having bought their Boers for the Neulandia campaign, I found that they fit in very well with the Artizan miniatures that I have.    These figures can be bought here from Black Tree design USA…

Artizan Designs Colonial British miniatures

Posted on March 16th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Today is Artizan Design’s 28mm Colonial range of British and Punjabi troops.  I have to say I do like Artizan miniature.  They paint up well, plus some nice poses.   In the USA  Brigade Games cares the line.  Link: North W…

Studio Miniature 1890’s British colonial period troop

Posted on March 15th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Today I’m posting pictures of the Studio Miniature excellent 1890 British troops.  This is part of the earlier posting to show how many miniature companies are making 28mm colonial period figures.  Hope people are following this thread of &nb…

Tiger miniatures German Colonial troops

Posted on March 12th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

This should get my buddy Anton very excited as his forces in the campaign are Germans.   Tiger miniatures has some very unique figures in this line..  Where else would you find  Somoa Fita Fita troops!    German Colonial Troops…

Tiger Miniature Spanish Troops for 1880-1900 Spanish- American war

Posted on March 11th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Again Tiger Miniatures fills in an era the isn’t very well covered in the miniature world.  These Spanish 1880-1900 is very large.   The Spanish troops versions are with slouch hat, Sun Helmets, Militia, Cuban/Spanish sharpshooter, Spanish ma…

Tiger Miniatures for MWWBK American Troops 1880 -1900 Spanish – American War

Posted on March 11th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Tiger Miniatures out of  the U.K. has a very large range of 28mm miniature.   Most of which will fit perfect for a MWWBK campaign.   Their complete Collections can be found here.Tiger MiniaturesAlso the miniatures can be purchased in the…

Hinterland Miniatures for the Victorian age and later.

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

  This is the company I purchased my excellent Pom-Pom gun.   The period is 1909 for the miniatures.   These are all fighting ladies.   If your army needs some kick butt women Hinterland fill it perfectly.   All I have to say t…

Colonial, VSF and more miniatures

Posted on March 9th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

After talking with Anton about Colonial miniature and VSF for the campaign. We decided to create a list of companies that make them.  Here is the second on the list.  Hinterland miniatures being the first.Empress Miniature makes a great selec…