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Category: Misc

Plans for 2016

It’s that time of year again so here we go. Painting My main plan for 2016 is to paint up forces of British, French and Spanish for Sharp Practice from...

2015 in Review

In a hostage to fortune posting made on Jan 1st last year I laid out my wargaming plans for 2015 and I haven’t done too badly at getting them done....

Crisis? What Crisis?

Crisis in Antwerp of course.   A few of us from the South East Scotland Wargames Club are off to Crisis, the Tin Soldiers of Antwerp show on November 7th where...

Galleys Guns and Glory

I’ve been involved in the play-testing of the Galleys, Guns and Glory rules from Skull and Crown.    A rather jolly game with some really nice models made from laser-cut plywood.  ...

Lord of the Rings Rampant

I played a game of Dark Ages  Lion Rampant at the club the other week and enjoyed it a lot.    It all seemed a bit generic and not particularly attuned...

Plans for 2015

Having just posted a review of what I accomplished in wargaming during 2014 it’s now time to now set some targets for 2015.  That means I can come back at...

2014 in Review

A busy wargaming year for me, I got a fair number of troops painted, made significant progress on my scenery collection and played a good few games, mostly on Thursday...

Christmas

A good Christmas from a wargaming point of view, not for quantity but certainly for quality.  First up these Arthurian British came to me courtesy of the Secret Santa  scheme...

Animal Magic

Assorted animals, primarily  for use with Dux Britannarium.  All from Warbases, except the sheep which are from Gripping Beast. Highland cattle, as coveted by Raiders.    I painted these for use...

Deep Fried Lard (Again) – Report

The second running of Deep Fried Lard took place yesterday (Saturday, 8th June) with twenty odd wargames from all over Scotland coming to Musselburgh to take part in a day...

Ready for Longstreet!

At the start of the Christmas  holidays I set myself the target of painting the 10mm ACW force I’d purchased to play in a Longstreet campaign at the South east...