Category Archives: Ancients

l'Art de la Guerre – 6mm game and review

I have been playing a few Art de la Guerre (ADLG) ancient games in the last little while to learn the rules. So, one of the guys suggested that we try the rules set with the 6mm figures I have … Continue reading

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Christmas tidy up – other stuff

This is my second and last post on the tidy up of projects from my painting desk over the Christmas break. This time it’s some ancients and other items which have been on there a while or even jumped the … Continue reading

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Hail Caesar – Mini-review and game

Just before Christmas we did another game with my 6mm Dark Age figures. Each time we are using a different set of rules to see which ones we like with this scale. The aim is to get a fast, but … Continue reading

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Dark Ages – Javelin men & civilian hordes

So time to show some more of my finished Dark Age figures. This time it’s a selection of different troops. The first set all have 3 figures on a base and are armed with javelins or throwing weapons. In the … Continue reading

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Dark Ages – Archers

In the Dark Ages formed bowmen units were rare. The bow was a hunting weapon and some were used in war but they were not the most effective weapons. The power of them and the large shields, helmets and mail … Continue reading

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Age of Hannibal rules – mini-review and game

Age of Hannibal is a set of rules from the Little Wars Tv crew. I have been trying out various multi-player rules sets for ancients games every so often (with the same Dark Age figures) as an experiment. This was … Continue reading

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Dark Ages – Medium foot Swordsman

Last month was a little quiet for my blog, as I was busy with work and real life. However, I did manage to get some painting done. So it’s time to continue showing more of the ‘Dark Age’ project. Erm… … Continue reading

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