• Bolt Action - Wintercon - After Event Report
    by Patchimus Prime
    18 Aug 2017 at 7:30am
    Recently I attended Wintercon in Canberra, Australia for our midyear convention. For those that are not aware Canberra gets cold in winter with temperatures dropping to -8 degrees Celsius at times. Naturally Wintercon generally just attracts local gamers used to the cold however a smattering of hard core players from the warmer st...

  • Fighting First Command Cards Review Part 1
    by Luke Melia
    16 Aug 2017 at 7:30am

    The American Mid War Command Cards are Here.  Because of the number of cards we have broken this review into two articles.  The Fighting First book has drawn a great deal of attention due to the variety of units as well as the improved options over the current Mid War books.  The Command Cards are sure to do the same.  Unfortunately, w...

  • Why We Fight: Episode 16
    by TylerHell1
    15 Aug 2017 at 3:00pm
                 In this episode Mitch phones in from - what sounds like - the Moon to talk to the boys about Historicon, and the new Mid-War American book. Shermans, Lees, and Stuarts, Oh my!

  • Behind Enemy Lines Episode 39
    by Steven MacLauchlan
    15 Aug 2017 at 7:30am
    Download the episode here

    Those crazy gamers from down South (further than Mexico) are back with a new show. Covering over the latest (at the time) in gaming news and views and then moving on to their latest exploits. It's a trip......man!

    Want to join the conversation? Please sound off in the comments below, or let us know on our forum!

    • 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...


    • Stormboy Nob Boss
      by noreply@blogger.com
      20 Aug 2017 at 9:50pm
      I am trying something new for my blog page.  I am learning how to live stream on Facebook using the video on other forms of social media.

    • Flames of War Battle Report 82nd Airborne vs KG Peiper 1865 Breakthrough
      by noreply@blogger.com
      20 Aug 2017 at 8:32am

      Gammon Bomb
      Had another Cdn Nationals Test game, this time at the 1865 points value, and at the WIP Beachburg Bunker (or so Matt calls his basement)  He was running 82nd Airborne with guards tanks support and I was running KG Pe...

    • Dark Imperium - Painting Bugs
      by noreply@blogger.com
      20 Aug 2017 at 6:09am

      One of the new things to paint on these detail packed models is bugs.

      In the previous Dark Vengeance set the models were also jammed full of details including loads of demon faces etc projecting from the body and I made a passab...

    • Chasseurs Ste Domingue - Trent Miniatures
      by noreply@blogger.com
      19 Aug 2017 at 5:36pm
      After what seems like weeks, finally some paint time and some extra's for the Haitian Project a small skirmish unit of Chasseurs Ste Domingue from Trent Miniatures.

      As these forces begin to take shape I have been thinking about ...

    • Wood Working for Wargamers: Hand Tools Post #3
      by noreply@blogger.com
      18 Aug 2017 at 5:35am
      Pictured is what I think is a good set of hand tools one would need to be able to start into woodworking.  By now I've got 5x this number but these are the ones I use the most.  Total cost for all of these new is around $400.00...
    • Week 4 Desert Rats Survive DAK Counter Attack
      by Bradford
      17 Aug 2017 at 6:24pm
      The British Desert Rats have survived the DAK counter attack and now prepare to receive the inevitable Desert Rats counter attack against their positions. The stakes are high and both forces are preparing for the coming battle....