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Photo(s) of the Day: The View from Inside a Tiger II

Today’s Photo of the Day feature comes courtesy of author and researcher Ken Estes.  These are some pictures he took while climbing around and inside the Tiger II tank housed at the Musée des Blindés (“Museum of Armoured Vehicles”) in Saumur, France.   44 more words

Photo Of The Day

Company of Heroes 2: Improvement Ideas - Customizable Commanders

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Who is your favourite commander in Company of Heroes 2? Obviously, the answer to this will differ depending on what faction you play the most. 578 more words

The Unstoppable Panzer Count Strachwitz

Military Heritage Magazine

The Unstoppable Panzer Count Strachwitz

“With speed and daring and a knack for improvisation and organization, Strachwitz achieved near miracles in battle against overwhelming odds” 797 more words
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The Tiger Collection video from Bovington Tank Museum

Here is a short video showing off the new “Tiger Collection” Exhibition at the Bovington Tank Museum.

Historical Vehicle News

TFB: P-47s, Tiger Tanks, and Bouncing Bullets

Over at The FirearmBlog (TFB), contributor Nathaniel F has written a post examining the peculiar myth of P-47 fighter bombers “bouncing” .50 cal bullets into the bottom hulls of Tiger tanks during the fighting in the ETO in 1944-45.   138 more words

Historical Vehicle News

Games We Play: Tanks, Best 2 out of 3, II

Earlier I told you about the first two games of Tanks with our boy. Here is the rest of the day of Tanks.

Game 3, Assassination. 500 more words

Gaming Thought

The road to Cambridge* is paved with good intentions (and unpainted models)

Somehow despite being absolutely demolished, repeatedly, in our Bolt Action league, I was persuaded to sign up for a tournament this March. When I agreed to this last year it felt like a very long time away, but now it’s sneaking up on me and I’ve painted very little. 420 more words

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