Category Archives: 15mm

Sword and Spear review and sample game

You likely can’t tell from this blog showing what I have been painting over the last few years, but I used to be an avid player of ancients games. I have tried various rules recently such as Impetus, FoG, DBMM … Continue reading

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Hold the line 2014

Well the Hold the Line show was last week and so it’s all over. Overall it was a fun and I believe a successful event. A nice mix of vendors and demo games for a first time event. So thanks … Continue reading

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HTL hedges, walls and a ditch

Well I have been traveling for business a lot still but have managed to finish these now – just in time. These are all for the Hold the Line convention game of ‘Pike and Shotte’ I’m running (which is tomorrow), … Continue reading

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Lock your doors – the British are here

I have been traveling a lot recently on business so that hits painting and gaming time, but have still been trying to complete some projects. Below you can see the rest of my mainline British force done for Muskets and … Continue reading

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Trial enclosure hedges and walls

This week I signed up to run a couple of games at a new convention in the area : Hold the Line – 2014. This should be fun and I’m planning to run a big SAGA game (more on that … Continue reading

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British FIW Grenadiers and Indians

So, another set of figures move off the painting table for this project. As has been pointed out by a couple of people I can’t really do this without Indian’s so here are the first of those. All the figures … Continue reading

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French Indian Wars – first British

A year or so ago I got interested in several rules sets for the French Indian Wars (FIW) – Muskets and Tomahawks and Smooth and rifled being the key sets. This period also feeds nicely into the American War of … Continue reading

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Soviet Katyusha rocket launcher and other bits

These have been on my painting table for a while so this is another, ‘get it done’ action item to get some of my old projects finished. These are additions for my already large Flames of War Soviet army and … Continue reading

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15mm Vietnam/Asian huts

Well as a last item for the year I thought I would complete some items that have been hanging around on my painting desk. A few things happened which has delayed some of the other projects I have been working … Continue reading

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PoP – D-day Hawker Typhoon

When some of the guys in the THMG group came up with the idea of ‘Pewter to Poppie’s, which is painting up and selling a mini for charity – the Canadian veterans charity Wounded Warriors to be precise, I really … Continue reading

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