Posts Tagged ‘Reference’

Impressions: AM General HUMVEE Enthusiasts’ Manual

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

In a complete reversal to my previous vehicle based project, I decided to pick up my reference material at the start of the project rather than just as it was coming to an end. Osprey does produce a New Vanguard on the Humvee series written by Steven J Zaloga (Amazon link: HMMWV Humvee 1980–2005: US … Continue reading Impressions: AM General HUMVEE Enthusiasts’ Manual

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Impressions: Osprey New Vanguard Technical

Posted on April 20th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

The historical wargaming hobby has many aspects to it for people to enjoy. One of the aspects I particularly like is learning the period as it’s a great way to learn tactics, be inspired for scenarios and find references for paint schemes. When looking for information, one of my favourite places to start is Osprey … Continue reading Impressions: Osprey New Vanguard Technical

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Civilian Figures for Pirate Games

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

In this post I collect civilians and other miniatures that are great additions for wargames in a 17th/18th century pirate setting.When I first started pirate gaming in 2008 I compiled a list of manufacturers of pirate miniatures which I still keep upda…

ScratchBuild Log Part 2: 1915 Curiasse "Fortin" Aubriot-Gabet

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

Balsa Foam armatureSo having decided to build this rare oddity of WW1 (a French prototype trenchbusting “tank” made of a tractor with a concrete reinforced turret and an extension cord/ power cable that connected it back to its own trenchline…. not h…

ScratchBuild Log Part 1: 1915 Curiasse "Fortin" Aubriot-Gabet

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here is the build log for my 1915 Curiasse “Fortin” Aubriot-Gabet (Experimental Electric Armoured Vehicle) Scratchbuild in 1/35 Designed in 1915, the Aubriot Gabet “Fortress” was considered as a way of pushing across the dangers of no man’s land. …

Return of the Ma.K – Dragomir’s "Last Prayer" Diorama

Posted on December 14th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I have long been a fan of Ma.K (Maschinen Krieger). The time worn historically inspired, anime-esque aesthetic is just cool. Today I am pleased to present a photo SBS of a Ma.K. build by one of my friends Dragomir Milanovic. Readers will have seen…

Leather and Boots and Busts Oh My! (its not what you think….)

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

 Working on some new SBS tutorials of my own to share with you all but it has been taking longer than I had hoped, so in the meantime I am posting links to a couple of amazing tutorials that I have come across on Planet Figure – partiall…