Author Archives: mellis1644

About mellis1644

A painter and gamer who has no illusions about being the best painter but likes to play with decently painted toys and have fun gaming

Rum and Bones – squid sword undead

So after a battle report and a few posts of the desert troops, its time to change it up and show some more Rum and Bones models. These are more of the undead pirate crew from the first game, this … Continue reading

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Hail Caesar – Biblical 15mm game

I have been showing a lot of models recently so as a change of pace here is a write up of a the game Hail Caesar and a mini review of it as well. The Hail Caesar (HC from now … Continue reading

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8th Army – Jeeps and Quad tractors

Just a quick post this week. I have been posting some completed infantry and tanks for this force, so time to change it up and put some of the utility transport items in the limelight. First up are the standard … Continue reading

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8th Army – Individual infantry

So after showing some tanks and various other stuff, it’s time to show some of the PBI – the Poor Bloody Infantry, as they are commonly known. Actually, there is a game of that name which I have and have … Continue reading

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8th Army – Matilda 2 Infantry tank

Well so far this month I have not touched a paint brush in anger! With me back on the road this week for work I suspect that will mean I won’t do anything till at least Easter. Maybe Easter Friday … Continue reading

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Hotlead 2018

Well another Hotlead convention weekend has come and gone. Again as is usually I went for the full day on the Saturday. If you are around southern Ontario next year and like wargames then I highly recommend you come and … Continue reading

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Run and Bones – First undead pirates

Ok now for something different. As I have mentioned before, one of the ways I keep painting things is to swap when I have had enough of a project and do something different, then come back to it. So now … Continue reading

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