Posts Tagged ‘Reviews’

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…

Wargames Terrain Workshop: Dragon Pool Reviewed!

Posted on September 7th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Today we will take a closer look at one of the more recent releases of Wargames Terrain Workshop, the Dragon Emerging From Pool terrain piece. Wargames Terrain Workshop is British based company which offers a range of highly durable, finely detailed mo…

Architects of War: All Quiet on the Martian Front United States Infantry Reviewed!

Posted on September 7th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

A while ago I received the nice and huge All Quiet on the Martian Front starter set from Ed over at Architects of War for a review. It has taken a while to review these miniatures as I was so impressed by the amount of stuff included and just wanted to…

Led Desk Lamp with Magnifying Glass (VELLEMAN VTLLAMP1W)

Posted on September 5th, 2014 under . Posted by

Two years ago I've published a review of amp Velleman VTLAMP6 lamp. From that moment many of you has become the happy owners. I can see it in your comments, photos of your jobs, modeling events and workshops. I personally can not imagine working …

Bloodshot Review free PDF

Posted on September 5th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Valiant Bloodshot   This is the second free pdf for the Valiant RPG. It focuses on the story event the Harbinger Wars. Which inevitably pits Bloodshot against Harbinger Foundation, the renegades, and the Hard C.O.R.P.S. I haven’t read the story, but a friend of mine put it in to a context I would understand. He [...]

Baueda’s 15mm scenic bases, objective markers & fortifications: a video review

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

We return to take a look at a sample of Baueda’s existing range of 15mm scenic bases, objective markers & fortifications whilst giving you the nudge towards their kick-starter (hint hint)…
The post Baueda’s 15mm scenic bases, objectiv…

Unboxing X-Wing: Z-95 Headhunter

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

A long awaited cheap rebel ship arrived in wave 4 for X-Wing: The Miniatures Game, and it’s no other than the Z-95 Headhunter, the precursor for the X-Wing.The design of the ship is so nice, I might even think these look better than the X-wings. The pa…

August Book Roundup

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

Its been yet another very slow month as far as reading or even painting is concerned, so I actually have nothing to review for August. I’ve been officially Unemployed by means of redundancy for a month now, but despite the sudden increase in ‘free’ tim…

Video Review: Tragedy Looper

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

Review – Book, The Iron Division, The History of the 3rd Division 1809-1989

Posted on August 29th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Andy

Iron Division is an excellent little reference book on the 3rd Divisions History from 1809-1989 the first edition was published in 1978 and written by Robin McNish.  This review focuses on the revised edition, published in 1989.  In 1986 the …

Examining the Newest of the Oldest RPG

Posted on August 27th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Dungeons and Dragons, the oldest form of the role playing game in the hobby, has existed since the  beginning of time. OK maybe not the beginning of time.  Well for me at least, it really has. As a second generation…

Unboxing Warzone: Bauhaus Vulcan Battlesuit (new version)

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

This time I will do an unboxing of the new version of the Vulcan Battlesuit for Bauhaus, I got this one as an replacement for my second wave (kickstarter version) Vulcan which had some defects. So big thanks to Prodos for handling this in such a good m…

Battlefront’s 15mm Carius’ Jagdtiger and crew: a video review

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

Model Dads returns for the new term fresh-faced and full of beans to take a closer look at Otto Carius’ last steed, the Jagdtiger:
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Review: Tactical Terrains Control Station

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

You guys surely are aware that MDF/HDF terrain has been all the rage for the past three, four years or so. Today I'll look at the offerings of some MDF/HDF from Germany – the Control Station kit from Tactical Terrains.More after the jump »

Game Review: Kingdoms

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

Kingdoms is a game design by Reiner Knizia and published by Fantasy Flight.  It is a relatively quick game that comes in at about 20 – 30 minutes playing time.  It also has a small board and doesn’t take up…

Game Review: Memoir 44

Posted on August 20th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Memoir 44 is a World War II themed tactical game. It’s played on a board divided into hexes. Each each player fields a army of infantry and tanks and attempts to achieve victory by amassing the requisite number of victory…

Game Review: King of Tokyo

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

My son and I played King of Tokyo at Dragonfire this past weekend. He picked it out of a bunch of demo games because what 10 year old boy doesn’t want to play a huge Godzilla-monster stomping around Tokyo beating…

Rating Wave 4 of Star Wars X-Wing

Posted on August 17th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Star Wars X-Wing, the Force is strong with this one. Jay Little’s dog-fight miniatures game set in the Star Wars universe continues to please and draw in new gamers. The most recent Wave 4 release featured four solid ships from the…

Wargames Factory: 15mm World War Two American Rifle Company Reviewed!

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

Today we will take a closer look at the 15mm World War Two American Rifle Company released by Wargames Factory a couple of months ago. This latest addition to their World War Range will now allow you to field both American and German Infantry in 15mm s…

Unboxing X-Wing: Rebel GR-75 Medium Transport

Posted on August 14th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

So here’s my first X-Wing unboxing. I know there’s plenty of them out there already, and made by people who actually know stuff about the game (I have only played it a couple of times so far). But well I do my own anyway so you get an unboxing from a t…

Resin Display Bases – Secret Weapon

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

In this blog, I've published many tutorials how to create scenic bases. I also wrote how to prepare a pedestal. As you know, all this often requires a lot of work and time. Sometimes we have no idea and the execution time for creating scenic base. …

Video Review: Battlestar Galactica

Posted on August 10th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by