Posts Tagged ‘Reviews’

Vallejo – Game Air

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under , . Posted by

A few months ago, the company Vallejo, has launched a new set of paints – Game Air. This is a set dedicated to airbrush. Their colors have been specially selected for figures of fantasy and sf. That such colors, I always lacked. Let's take a close…

Broken Egg Games: Battlefield Water Feature Scenery Reviewed!

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Today we will take a closer look at the Battlefield Water Feature scenery made by the new American company Broken Egg Games. Broken Egg Games currently produces all sorts of interesting miniature wargame-related products such as miniature display trays…

Unboxing Warzone: Brotherhood Sacred Warriors

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Dedicated solely to fighting the forces of the Dark Soul, Sacred Warriors hold no fear of death. They live in cloistered isolation and rarely mix with outsiders. Those hours not spent training to the very highest possible levels of martial skill are de…

Rosemary & Co Brush Review – From Wolfsherz

Posted on October 13th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Thank you Wolfsherz for providing this Rosemary & Co brush review. I know that a few people from the #warmongers community on
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Impudent Mortal Paint Rack

Posted on October 13th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Brian Burger

I first heard of Impudent Mortal when Richard of TooFatLardies used two of their buildings to build himself a very nice brewery for WW2 gaming. Rich got his through Minibits in the UK but it turns out Impudent Mortal is … Continue reading

Mat of the Week – The desert mat

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Our featured mat of the week is our desert mat. It is extremely versatile and we use this currently for  our 28mm “Old West” skirmish games. We are also painting forces for WWII North Africa 28mm  Bolt Action at the moment and it looks l…

Army Painter – Mega Brush Set

Posted on October 8th, 2014 under , . Posted by

I have the impression that in the figure painters environment is continues debate about brushes. What to use? Which are the best? What to avoid? To be honest I never put my attention to this type of discussion. Do not guided by the current trends. I we…

Histoire & Collection’s D-Day Paratroopers: The British, Canadians & French: a video review

Posted on October 7th, 2014 under . Posted by

Denison smocks causing you grief? Check out THE must have painting guide for your paras…
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Review: Kromlech Orky Bitz – Part One

Posted on October 6th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Let's have a look at some resin. Orky extra bits and pieces supplied by Kromlech Miniatures. Actually this is three bits packs and one full kit to the review is split into two parts. Today it's all about the bits.More after the jump »

Review – Model, Cromwell models, 1/72 MT-LBu (ACRV)

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Andy

The MT-LBu is an Artillery Command and Observation post varient of the MT-LB family of vehicles but with a raised and extended hull to facilitate its use as a Command Post.  It comes in a wide variety of fits variously covering communications, obs…

Unboxing Warzone: Bauhaus Juggernauts

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Unboxing time again, now it’s the new (after the the first Kickstarter versions) Juggernauts for the Bauhaus Mega Corporation in Warzone: Resurrection. Here’s what you get (no box as this is still KS version and not normal retail)Nice and crisp de…

Pro Painted #2

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I’ve been looking at eBay a lot lately. I would have thought my last Pro Painted post would have spelled the end of shitty models with the pro painted tag.Sadly, this trope continues to this day. And so must my ridicule of these creations.I will not le…

September Book Roundup

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I’ve managed to get myself organised this month and have found some time to read (and paint) after a very dry spell over the summer. I have only fully read one book this month, but have dipped into many others as my Desert Raiders side project gets int…

Warpainter’s Flockbox: a video review

Posted on October 1st, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Model Dads charge up the generators to field test Warpainter’s Mark III Flockbox…
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Wave 2 Mats now available!

Posted on October 1st, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

We have been burning the midnight oil to bring you our second wave of terrain mats! We are really proud of these latest mats and think that there is something here for every table-top miniatures gamer! The new releases include the following: cut out te…

Midpoint of the Game of Thrones project reached and the next noble house is unbowed, unbent and unbroken

Posted on September 30th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

With only eight Bretonnian Knights to work with, I have now reached the midpoint of my Game of Thrones paint-job conversion project. In keeping with my aim to continuously work with different colour schemes, the noble houses of Westeros I have complete…

Review – Web Resources, The Essentials of Cold War Soviet Doctrine and Organisation for free

Posted on September 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Andy

As a Change from my normal reviews of books I thought I would cover a number of the many Free ePublication resources available on the internet that can provide a comprehensive view of Soviet Ground forces from the 60s through to the 1980′s.  My pr…

Myths and Legends 5 Thor

Posted on September 25th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Thor Myths and Legends is a really good intro book who wants to learn about the mythology of Thor and other Nrose gods. If you’re only familiar with the Marvel version of Thor sit down before you read this books. There are several tales about Thor in this book, many are even complete. Graeme takes [...]

ADF – Scenarios for the War in the East

Posted on September 25th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

John Hill and Osprey have an exciting release planned to support their new ACW rules “Across A Deadly Field”.  It will be a scenario book entitled “Across A Deadly Field – Scenarios for the War in the East”. We have re…

Review – Model 1/72, modelcollect TOS-1 Buratino

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

Andy

The TOS-1 Buratino is a direct fire multiple rocket launcher used to deploy thermobaric munitions over an area of 400m x 200m or a very big flame thrower with a 4km range.  It was trailed by the Soviets in Afghanistan in the early 1980′s and deplo…

Are we having fun yet?

Posted on September 19th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

For the past few weeks, Monday night has been Deadzone night as Kev and I have been getting to grips with Mantic’s game and it’s various strike missions. This week however we tried something new; Fantasy Flight’s X-Wing and instantly…

Review – Models 1/72, Hobby Den MTLB

Posted on September 13th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Andy

The MTLB was produced from 1970 and included over 80 different variants across the estimated 12,000 vehicles produced.  The primary role of the vehicle was as an Artillery Tractor for Anti Tank or Towed 122mm artillery systems. Additionally the ve…

INBOX038 – Post apocalyptic factory ruin (black dog)

Posted on September 13th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Post apocalyptic factory ruinScale: Non scaleMaterial: Resinblack dogThis is a guest post of my friend Peter.To jest gościnny wpis mojego przyjaciela Piotra.READ MORE »

Command Decision 15mm. A short Review.

Posted on September 13th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Now then.Im not in the habit of doing reviews, in fact this is my first ever. Nonetheless, I thought people might be interested. I have recently got back into WW2 gaming namely because of the excellent ruleset that is BG Kursk.In BG Kursk, it gives the…

Forlorn Hope Games: Cavalcade Somali Pirates Reviewed!

Posted on September 8th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Today we will take a closer look at the Forlorn Hope Games 28mm Somali pirates which were originally produced by the American company Cavalcade Games. The transition of these nice 28mm ranges not only saves European wargamers postage and custom costs b…