Posts Tagged ‘Reviews’

Nachtjäger: The battle for Northern Germany March – May 1945

Posted on December 16th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

With subscribers’ copies out and about, Dan over at WI gave me the nod to republish the piece on Nachtjäger : January 2015’s Wargames Illustrated came bundled with a load of Amazon parcels today – Christmas must be on it’s way…

Review: Blood Angels Tactical Squad

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

In this review I'm gonna unbox the new Blood Angels Tactical Squad kit. I'll take a close look at all the options, provide you with high-resolution sprue pictures and check out those new 32mm bases. Find out more after the jump.More after the j…

Review: Smaug Unboxing Video and Photos

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

Today on the blog I'm pleased to debut my first video review. After the jump you'll be able to watch the full video and see some photographs of the unboxing of Smaug. More after the jump »

Army in Motion

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

About 18 months ago I picked up one of the standard Battlefoam Warmachine bags and bar some minor bug points, its been absolutely great. It is more than big enough to transport either my entire Retribution or my entire Cygnar … Continue reading &…

Devil Pig Games’ Heroes of Normandie: a video review

Posted on December 11th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Sick of spending too much time setting up and packing away?  I think I have just the thing for you Sir…Heroes of Normandie:
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Video Unboxing: Warhammer Fantasy – The Glottkin

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

Yeah it finally happened, my first ever Youtube video and first Video unboxing. Altough this first video is really simple and just made using Youtube (and some GIMP for photo editing) it was really fun. Sure I sound awful but I think this format is bet…

Novus Design Studio’s 15mm WWII scenery: a video review

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

Time for Sunday’s look at the property market: Novus Design Studio’s 15mm WWII scenery:  
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Doctor Who Legacy rates an A

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

Here on Bring Your A-Game we don’t normally write about an iOS game or the like unless it has a direct connection to a table top counterpart, such as Ticket to Ride, Ascension, the Ogre app, Talisman etc.  However, I’m going to break that rule a c…

Get Bit! this Christmas

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

How can one tiny tin box contain so much fun? MayDay Games’ Get Bit Deluxe, coupled with all of the mini expansions you can pick up from the MayDay web store, turn what is already a fun game for three to six players into a feeding frenzy of fun for u…

The second “Blucher” podcast from Sam Mustafa!

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

The second podcast for Sam’s new Napoleonic game can be found here!The post The second “Blucher” podcast from Sam Mustafa! appeared first on Cigar Box Battle.

Zvezda’s 15mm Cruiser & Dingo, 1/144th Battle & 1/200th ANT-40/SB-2: a video review

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

Something for the Christmas stocking? We take a round-up of Zvezda’s latest Art of Tactic releases…
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Battlefront’s 15mm KV 1, KV 1e & KV 2: a video review

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

They don’t come a lot bigger than this, well, in 1940 at least: Battlefront’s 15mm white metal and resin KV-1 obr 1939/40, KV-1e and KV2:
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Skytrex’s 15mm Wehrmacht Ancillary AFVs: a video review

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

Model Dads continues their look at Skytrex’s range of ancillary vehicles by inspecting some Opel Blitz variants, another squad pack and Bergpanzer III The Pros: Distinctive range of Wehrmacht ancillary vehicles Recent re-moulded Affordable The C…

Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2014 – Wargaming Recon #126

Posted on November 24th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

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MarkIV Miniatures’ 15mm ‘Push for the Rhine’ scenery: a video review

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

More 15mm real-estate…this time it’s MarkIV Miniatures‘ take on European architecture. The Pros: Interior detail Removable floors & roofs Thoughtful design PFR3190 The European courtyard The Cons: Some architectural eccentricities…

Vallejo Liquid Gold Guest Bastard Review

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

Time for another Guest Bastard post! This time we have our ol’ pal Bubbles from Canada chiming in with a review of his latest hobby purchase, Vallejo Liquid Gold (VLG) series paints!Without further adieu, here’s Bubs: A couple years ago, Vallejo releas…

Unboxing Warzone Resurrection: Bauhaus Vorreiters (new version)

Posted on November 16th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

The Vorreiter tracked bike is a valued tool in the Bauhaus armoury and is esteemed not only for the finely engineered Bauhausian technology they represent, but also for the tactics their pilots employ. Vorreiter pilots are drawn from the megacorporatio…

Battlefront’s 15mm StuG G boxed set: a video review

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

Model Dads takes a look at Battlefront’s new 15mm plastic StuG G boxed set:
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Rubicon Models: Panzer III Test Build

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

 Like any other gamer, I equate new toys with new joys and rushed out to pick up some of the recently released 1/56th plastic tank kits from Rubicon Models – specifically 3 Panzer III’s, 3 Shermans and a Tiger.  I purchased mine from the Plas…

Plastic Soldier Company’s 15mm Early War German Infantry 1939-42: a video review

Posted on November 11th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

The Plastic Soldier Company’s new 15mm Early War German Infantry are put on parade:
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Unboxing Warzone Resurrection: Bauhaus Starter Box (new version)

Posted on November 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Unboxing time again and this is a quite big one, it’s a lovely box though with really nice miniatures so keep on reading.First up, this the totally new version of the Bauhaus Starter Box, the first one was based on the Kickstarter box and miniatures, a…

Najewitz-Modellbau’s 15mm Normandy buildings: a video review

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

Flat-packed self-build 15mm buildings from Najewitz-Modellbau that look like they belong in the Normandy countryside? Sacré bleu!
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Unboxing Warzone: Bauhaus Venusian Rangers (new versions)

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

The Venusian Rangers are well-versed in fighting the forces of the Dark Legion, but they see just as much action against their megacorporate rivals. They are often used to mount surgical strikes against the defenders of especially desirable targets tha…

Pro Painted #4

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

Going through my backlog of old turds, let’s do it! Click here for previous installments in the Pro Painted series!Just to reiterate my point with these posts. I am not making fun of poorly painted models (we all have to start somewhere). I am making …

Hitler’s Spyplane Over Normandy 1944: a video review & give-away!

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

Model Dads gets a bird’s-eye view of Philippe Bauduin’s new book documenting the Arado Ar234’s aerial-reconnaissance missions over Normandy in 1944: Want to get your hands on a copy?  Well, we’ve got the review copy up for grab…