Posts Tagged ‘RAFM’

Review: Highland Special Weapons by Pulp Figures (Alternative 28mm WW2 Miniatures)

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

One of the companies that I really like is Pulp Figures. This is the company of sculptor Bob Murch, who has done plenty of work for other companies including RAFM and Crucible Crush. Today, we take a look and give a bit of a review of his British Empir…

Review: Highland Special Weapons by Pulp Figures (Alternative 28mm WW2 Miniatures)

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

One of the companies that I really like is Pulp Figures. This is the company of sculptor Bob Murch, who has done plenty of work for other companies including RAFM and Crucible Crush. Today, we take a look and give a bit of a review of his British Empir…

Showcase: Kristina Erickson by RAFM

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

Today I am showing off my miniature of Kristina Erickson of Abney Park by RAFM. For those that don’t know, Abney Park is a Steam Punk band that has been around for some time. Before sharing my mini, I want to state that I am not the best Miniature pain…

Showcase: Kristina Erickson by RAFM

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

Today I am showing off my miniature of Kristina Erickson of Abney Park by RAFM. For those that don’t know, Abney Park is a Steam Punk band that has been around for some time. Before sharing my mini, I want to state that I am not the best Miniature pain…

RAFM Cheetah WIP

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

This is picture is of the pre-loved and slightly tatty Cheetah I got off eBay, which was sans butt-plate.  As luck would have it I could find no pictures on the web of the Cheetah taken from the rear.  Fortunately, I have friends who have com…

RAFM Mambas

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

Until recently I only had two Mambas.  One a brawler variant and the other was less than complete: no head and engine.  Now I have two more: a Black Mamba and a Snake Eye Mamba.  So, it looks like I have the elements of support squad.Hav…

Some More Size Comparisons

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

Didn’t realize that two of the little Dogs had broken arms, they’re that tiny, but you can see it in the picture.Back here I took some pictures of GZGs not VOTOMS, but I was asked if I could take a picture showing them next to other mecha.  Hopefu…

Northern Guard Painting WIP

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

And this weekend I managed to slap some paint on my Northern Guard Gears.  Still a long way to go, but I’m one colour application closer to finishing.The Jaguar on the left has had the main green shaded, while the Hunter on the right has had the a…

RAFM Even More Reinforcements

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

And just when you think you have enough, along comes the chance to buy more!  I couldn’t resist these, especially as the bundle included spare weapon packs, which will mean I can play about with the weapon loadouts on my collection of Heavy Gears….

Southern Army Assembles

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

I have scored seven Southern Jagers and one more Northern Hunter off eBay.  I’ve gone from not having enough models for a full squad to being able to make up two squads, which means I now have a Southern Milicia force to face my Northern Guard.&nb…

On My Workbench WIP

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

  Just a picture to show people that I am working on painting and making stuff and not just buying all the shiny off eBay that I can find.As you can see the Visigoth tank from here has been primed and now has a coat of paint.  The three …

RAFM More Reinforcements

Posted on April 17th, 2017 under , . Posted by

I’ve done a bit of blitz on acquiring RAFM Heavy Gear miniatures, and these three Gears were acquired through the kindness of wargaming friends: Godfrey Sherridan for the two Recon Jagers and some essential spare parts I needed that he was willing to p…

15mm Zhodani Lift Infantry Platoon – GZG

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

After nearly 30 years of gaming, I’ve decided it’s time to update my 15mm Zhodani Lift Infantry. Originally, I had started with early resin Ground Zero Games vehicle mini’s back in the 90’s, with a combination of Martian Metals and Laserburn 15mm …

Steppe Martians

Posted on December 13th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here are some RAFM Steppe Martians, which I was able to finish over the (US) Thanksgiving weekend.The colours were inspired by Native American Plains Indians, including the “paint” scheme of the gashants. Spears were (Old Glory?) tips added to piano wi…

7TV – The Fafnir Operation

Posted on November 17th, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

The Vegemate; Salty-Good Lurker in DarknessSince this past Cold Wars, I have been working on a Secret 7TV project,  which I revealed at Fall In! this past weekend. The project involved a grass green Shoggoth from RAFM, a super-spy codenamed “Duche…

Test Game – Martian Messiah

Posted on May 17th, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

After getting all my toys out I decided to run a test game of Soldier’s Companion. I chose scenario 1 from the book: Martian Messiah. This is a fairly classic search and destroy mission with a platoon of British sweeping the area of a Martian village l…

Martian Muster

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

This past weekend, I set up my games table in the garage and got all my Space 1889 bits out to photograph and inventory. A fair bit of this has appeared before in different configurations but everything is now mustered into more or less fixed units, an…

Warbands of the Cimmerian League

Posted on April 18th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Whilst my attention has been diverted, I haven’t altogether been neglecting my Martian forces, and was able to finish off a warband between 7TV projects.From the Hesperian Basin, on Mars, some irregulars. These might appear in the service of the Hesper…

Meet the Stormbringers Tribe- a TNT faction

Posted on January 25th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Chief Thunderbringer   Chief Thunderbringer did not set out to create a tribe. She doesn’t need minions. Hell, she doesn’t even need backup. But her strength of conviction in favor of a simpler time, her courage, and her intense natural chari…

Legio Skorosiam

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Just finished to 95% (once again, I still need to put it the eyes) but well pleased with the colour scheme of this Skorosian company of the XXth “Dauntless” Legion, miniatures by RAFM.The original GDW text called for russet as their distinctive colour …

28mm Martian Blockhouses

Posted on February 28th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

 Here’s a nice eBay rescue:These foam core buildings were picked up from eBay. They arrived painted dark grey with a kind of $40K look about them.  I repainted them and gave them a nice flocking.  Now I have some actual Martian-style bui…