• BattleGroup: Overlord Beyond the Beaches
    by Troy A. Hill
    16 Nov 2017 at 7:30am
    All images courtesy of IronFist Publishing.

    When IronFist Publishing and The Plastic Soldier Company (PSC) first published their Overlord book in 2013, the tome weighed in at 240-ish pages. The book covered the Western Europe forces in D-Day operations, as well as D-Day+1 up until the defeat in the Falaise Pocket.

    IronFist and PSC recent...

  • Fight Outnumbered and Win - The U.S. Army in Team Yankee’s Stripes
    by Tom Burgess
    14 Nov 2017 at 7:30am
    By Tom Burgess

    The 1980’s were an amazing decade for the U.S. Army. Through these years the U.S. Army went through incredible changes in doctrine, organization, and equipment in order to better confront the Soviet hordes that were poised to surge across the Iron Curtain into Western Europe. The new Team Yankee intelligence briefing “Str...

  • Stripes: Reviewed and Spoiled by Sarge!
    by Mitch Reed
    12 Nov 2017 at 8:34am

    We here at WWPD got lucky to get our hands on the new Team Yankee book, Stripes, which focuses on the Americans and gives them some great upgrades.  This luck was compounded by getting some famous people who once wore stripes to talk about what they initially thought of when they read the pre-release copy.  We at WWPD thought this woul...

  • FOW LW Tournament - Toywiz October 2017
    by Captain Echo
    9 Nov 2017 at 7:30am
    I headed down to Nanuet, NY to participate in a tournament run by Troy Baker and Ordo Malleus.  Its been a while since I've gotten a game with these guys since they manage to schedule their tournaments during every wedding I've been forced to attend over the past 2 years.  And there have been many weddings.  As my Friend "Matt Varnish"...

    • AAR: Franks v Welsh in Champions of God
      by Mike - The Old Giant
      2 Aug 2015 at 5:03pm
      I managed to get a very quick game of SAGA in recently. Four points of Franks (all mounted) versus four points of Welsh Warriors.

      Four pieces of scenery were chosen and placed on the table. The mission selected was "Champions of God". The objective is for one side to get 3VP's more than the enemy (Slaughtering Victory points) at the end...


    • Back, after a brief hiatus...
      by noreply@blogger.com
      16 Nov 2017 at 12:30pm

      ** Don't worry, this isn't meant to be a grumble piece.  Actually, the opposite!

      After a brief hiatus of 2 months of having nothing to paint, (cuz I painted ALL THE THINGS) and not gaming either (cuz the fun/effort ratio was way...

    • Killa Kans
      by noreply@blogger.com
      13 Nov 2017 at 7:00pm
      I have been busy this month helping my wife with her side business and still trying to get some painting done.  I finished my three Killa Kans for my army and I am real happy with the way they turned out.  With these out of the...

    • Anglo-Zulu Project: PART TWO Infantry and Mounted Officer complete
      by noreply@blogger.com
      13 Nov 2017 at 5:51pm

      Part 2, I have 2 sticks of 4 Infantry completed, as well as Surgeon Reynolds and Colour Sgt Bourne.  Video walk-through at the end.   EnjoyMy first 4 infantry, done!
      Surgeon Reynolds tending to the wounded.
      Surgeon had white stri...
    • Stories from NATO's Central Front: The Battle for Schwarzenborn
      by noreply@blogger.com
      13 Nov 2017 at 11:44am
      Related to the battle of 5 August, 1983, Kampfgruppe Weber's orders were to road march to Schwarzenborn and occupy defensive battle positions to the northeast in order to defend against a Soviet ground assault.  Per the last BA...

    • Creating a unit of 'The Fallen' for Kings of War
      by noreply@blogger.com
      12 Nov 2017 at 11:57pm
      This is a small project I had in mind a while back but have taken forever to get around to actually starting. It's been a while since I painted anything but I have been doing a fair bit of building miniatures and prep work rece...
    • The Pocket Closes
      by Bradford
      12 Nov 2017 at 11:09am
      Week 2 Summary Congratulations to Chris for winning the week 2 random gift card draw to Imaginary Wars. See Kyle at Imaginary Wars to receive your card.  As the 1st army rages across Morocco and Algeria the Germans are pushed b...