Author: Derek

Review of 2021

2021 was a year of change for me.  I retired from full-time employment in November 2020, started collecting my pension, and found myself with plenty of time to indulge in...

Flexible Sabot System

. One of the good things that comes from spending fifty plus years in the wargaming hobby is that you build reserves of toys which you can repurpose and use...

Building a Wargames Table

For many years I’ve wanted to get myself a permanent wargames table at home, but we’ve just not had the space. Earlier this year my son Duncan got himself his...

Ten New Samurai Decals

Ten new patterns of samurai decal are now available for sale in the Derek’s Wee Decals store. That makes 80 different patterns available for use by Samurai wargamers and modellers....

Ossiarch Bone Reapers for Warcry

I do like my undead, so I’ve been putting together warbands of them for Warcry. I’ve finished warbands for Nighthaunts (ghosty boys), for the Legions of Nagash (ordinary looking skeletons)...

Nurgle Warband

I painted this lot up for use with Games Workshop’s Kill Team, but I played the game once and didn’t really like it. I have used them in a game...

Stargrave – My Robots

In the search through my unused science fiction miniatures I came across a number of the pre-painted Star Wars Miniatures that were sold by Wizards of the Coast between 2004...