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Pig Wars AAR

This weekend the local HMGS-South group played a game of Pig Wars. The scenario was set around the sleepy little village of Chelsea, located somewhere on the east coast of Britain, sometime after the Romans left, but before the Norman conquest (history can be so fuzzy on these events). 130 more words

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A few Peter Laing figures amongst the scrap lead mountain

A successful bid on an online auction site around New Year  brought a kilo box of lead figures for spares or scrap for recasting, all for £10. 367 more words

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RJW Russian 2nd and 3rd Pacific Squadrons

The Russian fleet for Tsushima in 1/6000 scale. Destroyers and transports are not yet done. 44 more words

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Close Little Wars away game

A  wet holiday week away from home led to an improvised gameboard in a tray, some found ‘logs’ and stones, a few dice and a handful of vintage OO/HO Airfix packed away in a tiny fishing tackle box or my “just in case” …. 236 more words

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Nutcracker Toy Soldiers

A Very Happy Christmas to all my readers, gamers and blog friends.

Gaming to me has always been a little bit like The Nutcracker story. 793 more words

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Godendag 2017 - The Great Muster!

No sooner than we have packed up our toys from Virtus 2016, it’s time to dust down our 15mm armies for the old classic wargames get together, Godendag L’art de la Guerre Doubles. 126 more words


Safari Toob Jamestown settlers

Another useful Safari Toob set of figures are The Jamestown Settlers set in 1:32 or 54mm scale, which contains some interesting and useful ‘character’ figures for modelling or gaming. 479 more words

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