• Painting the Beute Mark IV, and Great War List Making
    by Mitch Reed
    1 Oct 2014 at 7:30am
    By Mitch Reed

    While luck has eluded me on the playing table, it did find me for the second week of the"Spot the A7V" Contest that Battlefront held via Twitter.

    Since I already have both army box sets I decided to go for the Mark IV box, in order to paint one of the tanks as a captured Mark IV and the other one in standard British colors....
  • Beyond the Foxholes Episode 19
    by Steven MacLauchlan
    30 Sep 2014 at 7:33am

    Click here to download!
    Welcome to Beyond The Foxholes Episode 19


    In Act One we join Ben, Winner Dave and Adam as they chat about what they have been up to recently, Battlefront news with Early War sale, Barbarossa, new Fate of a Nation book plus more and finally they round out the act with Winner Dave's mail bag.
    In Act Two the guys cha...

  • US Armored Rifles vs. SS Westfalen
    by VAeric
    29 Sep 2014 at 7:30am
    Mailed in by Luke and Tarzan
    The tableOh... the humanity!!!  You ever have one of those battles where you know its going to be a giant yawn?  Well this was one for Luke and Eric. It started out with the random roll of Free-for-All which can be a bad mission for certain match ups. Eric had slow campy SS Westfalen war criminals and Luke h...

  • Lists we Play: The Japanese
    by Mitch Reed
    26 Sep 2014 at 7:31am
    By Mitch Reed

    When I started playing Flames of War I swore I would only do one list and stick with it. I chose late-war Canucks at first and then it just exploded, I ventured into mid-war with my Gurkha rifle list and then tried out early war with adding some Matilda's to my mid-war figures. At first I wanted to try out the EW Poles, bu...


  • Eastern Front Partisans - Mix, Match, Convert
    by c-baxs
    30 Sep 2014 at 11:35pm


    Its never too late to add new units to any army.  If your tired of painting the same looking dude in the same looking uniform, maybe its time to add some Partisan to your life.  Whether your field the unit from the actual partisan entry in a book or having the models stand in another entry, partisans can bring color and life to your fo...

  • Fort Eben-Emael
    by Skorpious
    29 Sep 2014 at 9:01pm
    The first major successful use of airborne troops came on May the 10th, 1940, when Nazi Germany inserted 493 elite Fallschirmjäger on top of Belgium's toughest fortress in one of the opening bids of the invasion of Belgium.



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  • New Saga Scenario: Backs to the Wall
    by Mike Wood
    29 Sep 2014 at 7:30am
    In this earlier post (AAR)  I used a scenario I had made up myself. Here is that scenario laid out in a similar format to those in the Dark Age Saga rulebook. Feel free to tweak the rules for the scenario and please leave some feedback using the forum link at the end.

    --Mike.

    A bloody "Backs to the Wall" game!
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  • Star Trek Attack Wing AAR: The Balance of Power - Search, Rescue, Destroy
    by c-baxs
    1 Oct 2014 at 6:30am

    "Contact has been lost with our Science Vessel studying geological rock formation in the Dio System.  Yesterday we received a garbled message from the ships captain indicating that something had gone wrong with the ships systems and they were abandoning the ship.  We are not really sure what is going on so we are sending you and an esc...

PARTNER ARTICLES


  • 15mm Flames of War Tournament Prep
    by jmilesr
    30 Sep 2014 at 7:42am
    In a bit of a switch from Napoleonic naval mini's, there are a good number of 15mm WW2 figures on the workbench now.  These mini's are needed to flesh out the list I'm planning to run at an upcoming FOW tournament.  When is the...
  • Photos from our last club meet
    by hauptman
    30 Sep 2014 at 12:10am

    Sunday the 21st of September was the last club meet before MOAB, players gave 1750pts late War lists a run and it was great to see some new faces with mid war armies. Good luck to all players  

    The post Photos from our last clu...

  • SAGACON 2014: Tournament Report Day Two
    by Paul Waechter
    29 Sep 2014 at 8:59pm
     Day Two kicked off rainy and bleary-eyed. It was the start of daylight savings, which meant an hours less sleep and the traditional cold, wet blast that welcomes the beginning of the "warmer" months. We eased into proceedings ...
  • The Essex is Done!
    by jmilesr
    29 Sep 2014 at 1:15pm
     Another frigate has been added to my 1/1200 scale US Fleet - the USS Essex a 38gun ship.  As previously posted, this was yet another Langton model with the brass sails.

     All of the additions to the US fleet, from left to right,...
  • This Geek's Week...
    by WuhSawBe
    29 Sep 2014 at 8:40am


    - Worked a bit on my cultists for 40k.  Progress has been slower than expected due to work and getting sidetracked with video games.

    - On the video game side, I have been playing World of Tanks: Blitz, and Hearthstone.  I've als...
  • Mounted Radagast the Brown conversion
    by D.M.S Dead Marsh Spectre
    29 Sep 2014 at 4:41am
    Just got home from the GBHL run Desolation of Stockport 2.0 SBG tournament and have to say James, Jamie , Damian and Thomas you did yourselves proud yet again.  Great to see some familiar faces as well as meeting some new peopl...