Category Archives: Dark Ages

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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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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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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Age of Arthur game of Sword and Spear

Two weeks ago week I hosted a game of Sword and Spear for the guys. It’s been busy at work and I have not had chance to finish this write up before this so you get it now. We had … Continue reading

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Dark Age – Command and mounted

After doing a selection of Dark Age (mainly Saxon/Anglo-Saxon or similar troops to be honest), I’m not though with that yet. So, it’s time to show the commanders for these troops. I have done 6 command stands for them. These … Continue reading

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