I’ve just taken delivery of 73 painted 15mm Gauls (more on this when they are ready) that I now need to base. When I placed the ‘order’ for them (in 2009) I was playing (albeit occasionally!) Field of Glory and had decided to get three battlegroups of ‘MI’ Gauls – 3 to 40x20mm base. Since … Read more A basing dilemma…
In other words – allowing for the language limitations of Google – more Belgians! These are the continuation of the support elements for the 17th Armoured Brigade: First up are the M75s that will carry my Engineers. These are a lovely little model from Scotia and I’ve already bought another ten as apparently I can … Read more Voici venir les éclairs!
A week or so ago Ian gave me a unit of SA-6s along with a radar/command vehicle: I wanted to rebase then to fit in with mine and ended up doing a near full repaint on them as well. Started with a heavy dry brush of Vallejo Russian Green, followed by a Vallejo Sepia Wash … Read more CWC – More Russians: SA-6 and PT-76
First weekend of September and the annual Border Reiver Wargames Show takes place at Newcastle’s Arena (well, the entrance area!). I usually make this show every year and it’s a good one to catch up on people from local clubs which, given that I rarely get down anywhere to game, is the only time I … Read more Border Reiver 2010 – AAR