Posts Tagged ‘Plastic’

Pegasus Hobbies Russian Houses 7703 + 7704

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

Pegasus Hobbies is an American model kit company that offers quite a broad selection of kits in different scales. Some of them are marketed as 1/72 scale, others as 28mm. For this unboxing and build review I bought these kits a while back online. They …

Rubicon Models British CMP 15cwt Truck

Posted on June 2nd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In addition to the Northern Africa campaign week in November, I want to cover the British CMP 15cwt Truck by Rubicon Models in a review today. The CMP stands for canadian military pattern. This truck was build in Canada and used by armies of the Britis…

Warlord Games Stone Bridge

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

Before the Coastal Defense by Warlord Games is released in the next month, I’d like to present the Stone Bridge. It is part of the cooperation of Warlord Games and Italeri and added to the Bolt Action plastic terrain range. Warlord Games sets the price…

Warhammer Age of Sigmar – Etheric Vortex Gloomtide Shipwreck

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

As part of the release of the Idoneth Deepkin, Games Workshop presents a new scenery item, the Etheric Vortex Gloomtide Shipwreck. This goes along with the new idea, to pair a matching terrain piece for each of the Age of Sigmar factions. In this revie…

Tanks begin to roll in

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

After my recent play test of the new What a Tanker! rules I decided I wanted to play more of this game and that I want run a game at Reject HQ as soon as possible. I have a random selection of 15mm tanks left over from when I sold most of my collection…

Warhammer 40,000 STC Ryza Pattern Ruins

Posted on January 13th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Along with the Necromunda Release, Games Workshop put a lot of suiting terrain on the market. As a “entry” product, with a low price barrier the STC Ryza Pattern Ruins caught my eye and were added to my terrain collection, for their generic yet very 40k like style. This kit gives you four larger ruin […]

Ersatz StuG Ausf. G and more Germans in winter gear

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

The StuG is done and here are the proper picture of the third vehicle for my Unternehmen Greif / Panzerbrigade 150 force for Bolt Action. You can read about the work in progress in more detail over here, Ersatz Stug Ausf. G WIP. I thought a double sided Zeltbahn camouflage would be a nice detail […]

Rubicon Models SdKfz 251/1 Ausf. C

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

Yesterday we had the shorter command SdKfz 250/3, today it is time for the SdKfz 251/1 Ausf. C by Rubicon Models in a review to shine. The SdKfz 251 series was introduced as an armoured fighting vehicle, and designed to transport Panzergrenadiers (Mechanized Infantry) into battle. With at least 15,000 units (including various variants) the […]

Rubicon Models SdKfz 250/3 “Greif”

Posted on November 14th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Continuing with the Africa theme week, we stay with the vehicle kits, switch the manufacturer to Rubicon Models and take a look at Rommel’s personal command car, the SdKfz 250/3 “Greif”. Rubicon Models released a broad range of armoured vehicles and added later conversion sets to some of them, to give them even more options. […]

Bolt Action Light Tank M3 Stuart ‘Honey’ / M3A1

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

You can’t play a proper Duel in the Sun without the matching gear, and what would be a better match for this as the M3 Stuart? To show you all the different options of this kit in our review we went with the platoon box. The M3 Stuart was used by most of the allied […]

Warlord Games – Pike & Shotte Landsknecht Pikemen

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

This plastic kit of Landsknechts was finally released, after a very long waiting time, but I’ll cover this a bit later in this review. Warlord Games provided the range of Pike & Shotte with this kit of 30 miniatures in 28mm scale. What is so special about this kit? The whole Italian Wars range was […]

Rubicon Models GMC CCKW-353 2,5t Truck

Posted on October 3rd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Rubicon released with the CCKW-353 US 2,5 ton 6×6 Cargo Truck an allied counterpart to the amazing Opel Blitz kit (and the accessoires like Maultier available for it). It is one of the lighter vehicles by Rubicon and will be covered in this review. The US Army developed between 1939 and 1940 a 2,5 ton […]

Rubicon Models M4A3 / M4A3E8 Sherman

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

Rubicon Models released the M4A3 / M4A3E8 Sherman in Q1/17, as an replacement for one of their first kits, the M4A3 Sherman. The kit got an overhaul with new options and variants included, giving you the options to build an early or late production of the M4A3 or the Easy Eight with broader tracks. The […]

Medway Modellers at the RE Museum

Posted on September 4th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Yesterday I went to the RE Museum in Chatham for the second time this year.This time though I was there to see the Medway Modellers display their magnificent kits and scratch built models. Kit building takes modelling skills to a whole different level …

Weekly WIP: The Last of the Saga

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

With a game scheduled for Friday I’m scrambling to finish the last 12 miniatures in time to play.

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Phalanx 2016

Posted on June 19th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another year and another Saturday trip to St Helens to visit the Phalanx show, the main one in the North-West. No exhibition game from Furness Wargamers this year, but the usual suspects made their way down individually. Some of the goods purchased are…