• King Tigers, and Working Through Lack of Painting Motivation.
    by Steven MacLauchlan
    22 Sep 2014 at 7:30am
    These took me entirely too long to paint. The truth is, I lost my painting motivation because I just couldn't make up my mind. We have plenty of King Tiger Reviews here on WWPD, so I'll talk you through my painting anguish!

    I wanted to have it all! I wanted to be able to run the King Tiger lists from both Remagen and Desperate Measures....

  • Product Review: German Volkssturm (GE823)
    by SonBae
    19 Sep 2014 at 7:30am

    Friends! Gamers! WWPDers....lend me your ears....eyes...yes, your eyes cause this is a web article and borrowing yours would work. Enough of that tom foolery. I am here to further discuss the German Volkssturm (GE823) by Battlefront for Flames of War. Mitch Reed did a great article for WWPD a few weeks back. And I agree with assessment...

  • German Late War 2cm AA
    by Steven MacLauchlan
    18 Sep 2014 at 7:30am
    When deciding on support for my Remagen King Tiger list, I hemmed and hawed over which AA to take. Finally, I settled on the standard 2cm AA (GE542) because it was a light gun with a gunshield. I thought mobility would be helpful, especially as I planned to leave these in reserve if given the choice.

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  • US Armored Rifles vs. SS Medium Panzer Company in Pincer
    by Dirty Jon
    17 Sep 2014 at 7:30am
    By Luke MeliaJon and I got together for a game. We decided to  play 1750 MW and unfortunately our wires were crossed on whether we were playing East or West Front.  Jon thought East and I thought West so it wasn't the themed game we had originally intended. We went with a mildly open board with more open areas, but wheat fields and bui...

  • LRDG Episode 19
    by Judson
    21 Sep 2014 at 8:01pm
    The LRDG are back with a massive 4 hour mega-episode! In first half of the show the Melbourne crew discusses everything from Lachlan’s sobriety, to painting and model preparation tips, to assaults and how to prepare for them, to whether or not to use selectors, to Dave’s Japanese experiences, to what you might see in a Stalingrad R...

  • Review: Warlord Panther plastic kit
    by Skorpious
    18 Sep 2014 at 11:34pm
    Today I'm reviewing the new Warlord plastic Panther A made in conjuction with Italeri. I love plastic models, it's something about the easy with which you can convert plastics that places them at the top of my preferences.

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  • AAR: Strathclyde v Franks in "Backs to the Wall"
    by Mike Wood
    22 Sep 2014 at 7:30am
    I have had very little time for much at all recently (barring several attempts at "The Lord of the Rings LCG" game (!)  One problem is lack of space as I tidy my workroom. I wanted to try and get a game of Saga in on Friday but couldn't link up with anybody.

    I decided in a two hour slot this weekend to try something new...

    It was to be a...

  • Jugula Gladiator Game Review
    by Mike Wood
    22 Sep 2014 at 6:00am
    Studio Tomahawk, the people behind the skirmish wargames "Saga" and "Muskets and Tomahawks" released their Gladiator based offering "Jugula" earlier this year with their partner Gripping Beast.

    With plenty of things to do, it was a little while before I could sit down and actually play this new game. The first thing I did was to stop an...


  • More pictures from Swedish BF&S tournament
    by Anatoli
    22 Sep 2014 at 10:37am
    I received the pictures that Patryk, our Stockholm player, was taking during the tournament with his high quality camera. The pictures were great and I wanted to share them on the blog, especially since they show a lot of thing...
  • This Geek's Week...
    by WuhSawBe
    22 Sep 2014 at 10:29am
    finally got back to playing a bit of War Thunder

    - Worked a bunch on my cultists for 40k.  Thus far, I have 4 of the 35 done.  Things are slowly progressing for them, I'm thinking/hoping that I can get several more done by the e...
  • HOOCH Kickstarter
    by Robert Brightwell
    21 Sep 2014 at 9:30pm
    My friend Mike from Da Green Skins blog has a new Kickstarter going.  It is for a new card game called HOOCH.  The game is set in the during the Prohibition era where you build and lead your own crime syndicate.  The game looks...
  • Swedish By Fire & Sword tournament results and pictures
    by Anatoli
    21 Sep 2014 at 9:05am
    This saturday our club held the first Swedish By Fire & sword tournament, with a total of 10 players (9 local and 1 from Stockholm). It was a 1-day tournament, with 3 games (3 hours each) and lunch in the middle of the day.

  • Snorri returns from the paint table!
    by Paul Waechter
    21 Sep 2014 at 2:05am
     The first of my Vikings to be repainted are finished. Here's some blurry, badly lit photo's to show you what I did:

    The merry band of marauders. This comprises my Warlord, the one and only Snorri Gustavusson, and two points wor...
  • Big Mek with Shokk Attack Gun
    by Robert Brightwell
    20 Sep 2014 at 8:36am
    I picked up this model off eBay a while back.  I have been looking for the metal one for a good price for a long time.  Even though this model was already painted, poorly, I went ahead and bid and much to my surprise I won!  Th...