Category Archives: 18th Cent

FIW Rangers

Well the first post in 2017 so a Happy New Year to all. To start the new year I thought I’d go back to an old and existing project – the French Indian wars. Rangers were a vital and important … Continue reading

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Honours of War first game 

This week we tried a new set of Seven Years Wars rules – well fairly new, they are another of the Osprey rules collection. They are called Honors of War and written by Keith Flint. I had bough the kindle version … Continue reading

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More 15mm Renaissance figuires

I still have not got to play En Garde yet but I’m slowly continuing to paint the 15mm blue moon figures I have do the game. This time it’s some supporting character to get the limelight. First some ladies to … Continue reading

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Rest of the FIW French Regulars

Time to post another installment of my French Indian Wars troops. This is one of those slowly progressing projects – I seem to have a few of them these days. This is the rest of the regular French army troops … Continue reading

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More French FIW with officers and flags

I think the French troops I have for Muskets and Tomahawks  need some command and re-enforcements. So here I’m adding to the painted forces that I have. Below are a couple of officers with carbines, one NCO/junior officer with a halberd … Continue reading

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FIW French line infantry

Ok back to a long running and slowly progressing project. This is for my French Indian Wars forces. I keep getting distracted from these for other things.  Here we have the first set of French regular infantry. These can work … Continue reading

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Civilians for 18th Century North America

So back to one of my on running projects – small scale 15mm FIW/AWI stuff. Well whats the point in fighting a guerrilla war, which is what these were to a large extent, if your not affecting the local population! … Continue reading

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