Posts Tagged ‘Uniforms’

Exploring the possibilities – New Military civilians

Posted on July 13th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The possibilities with these figures are enormous. With fifteen marching /advancing musketeers in three sets of five, each with four arm variants we offer 60 variants on the musketeers.With the open handed models depending on the weapons used – scythes…

Megorsky: a review of the Russian Army in the GNW – An essential!

Posted on July 4th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

This book is an essential asset for anyone interested in the Great Northern War. I believe it will become the benchmark  hobby book for the Petrine Army and although it does not mention figure gaming specifically, it focuses on detail and content …

Helion & Warfare Miniatures book offer!

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

We are delighted to announce that Helion & Co would like to offer followers of this blog and customers of Warfare Miniatures UK and USA a super opportunity to purchase’The Russian Army in the  Great North War’ by Boris Megorskyat a s…

The Prussians are coming!

Posted on June 10th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Code P1 Prussian musketeers advancingAlas, I have not yet had time to paint any of the new Prussian infantry which we will soon release:P01 Prussian musketeers marchingP02 Prussian Grenadiers marchingP03 Prussian Command marchingP04 Prussian musketeers…

Synthesizing.. it’s what I do

Posted on May 23rd, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

We are attempting to collate disparate information sources into a central pool and challenge some dubious ‘facts’The process of compiling our uniform and unit history guides is one I enjoy very much. I liken it to cold-case detection work or forensic a…

I’ve been waiting to tell you this for a long time…

Posted on March 30th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Military coats and informal equipmentBack where it all began. A passionate interest in the wars between 1685 and 1721. No idea that I would become the owner of a figure company. Inheriting someone else’s idea of how things should be done and trying to …

The Great German Grand Prix 1694 – LoA TACTICA 2018

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

During the Nine Years War 1688-1697 many German speaking states fought as part of the Grand Alliance against Louis XIV’s mighty France. Although German troops fought in Flanders they also served in the Rhine lands and elsewhere.Rough shot of how the GR…

Lots of Dragoons

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

Painted as Hanoverian Dragoons – WLOA58 and WLOA60I have been slow off the mark painting and basing my dragoons but the new codes have sold very well so far despite having no oxygen of publicity.Painted as Enniskillen Dragoons 1689-1692 WLOA58 & WL…

Lots of Dragoons

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

Painted as Hanoverian Dragoons – WLOA58 and WLOA60I have been slow off the mark painting and basing my dragoons but the new codes have sold very well so far despite having no oxygen of publicity.Painted as Enniskillen Dragoons 1689-1692 WLOA58 & WL…

At last – painted Russian mounted Dragoons

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

These are masters. I had none of the new horses to hand but this shows how well they sit on the existing horse types.I have painted ix troopers which com in two different packs of three. They are painted as the Moskovski Dragoons who wore a white unifo…

At last – painted Russian mounted Dragoons

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

These are masters. I had none of the new horses to hand but this shows how well they sit on the existing horse types.I have painted six troopers which come in two different packs of three. They are painted as the Moskovski Dragoons who wore a white uni…

Where do the forces ideas come from? Part 1

Posted on October 18th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Jacobite Foot Guards and Grand Prior’s Regiments – stalwarts of King James’s Irish ArmyOur Battle for Britain campaign has been running for a year now and in campaign terms we have come two years from the beginning of 1692 till the end of 1693. We’ve f…

Where do the forces ideas come from? Part 1

Posted on October 18th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Jacobite Foot Guards and Grand Prior’s Regiments – stalwarts of King James’s Irish ArmyOur Battle for Britain campaign has been running for a year now and in campaign terms we have come two years from the beginning of 1692 till the end of 1693. We’ve f…

Solidifying the Ghost Army Part 7: Wounded Sentinels

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

The wounded sentinels in the raw stateThe sentinels completedAlthough the Ghost Army force has only four units each with two characters attached I added two extra demi-units in order to make the scenario work. The first of these are three sentinels, ea…