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German Army on the Eastern Front, The Retreat 1943 – 1945: a review

If you’re anything like me then any publication with a photograph of a worn out looking landser accompanied by a...

Painting Wargaming Figures (Gomez, 2015): a review

Painting Wargaming Figures (Gomez, 2015): a review

I’ve had a copy of Javier Gomez’s Painting Wargaming Figures in my bookshelf for a while now.  Published by Pen...

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Operation TONGA episode 2

Here’s the next belated episode of our epic Operation TONGA game last year.  This time all the action is over...

Cassetteboy vs The Snoopers’ Charter – boom!

Cassetteboy vs The Snoopers’ Charter – boom!

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Precision Ice and Snow Effects

It’s Easter and what better way to celebrate then by experimenting with Winter? I’ve always  shied away from painting white-washed troops...

PSC’s 15mm Russian infantry and British paratroopers: a video review

PSC’s 15mm Russian infantry and British paratroopers: a video review

Time to look backwards, forwards and all around as we have a look at the evolution of The Plastic Soldier...

War World Scenics’ Pro Grass Micro Applicator

War World Scenics’ Pro Grass Micro Applicator

Time to take a long overdue look at the new micro static grass applicator from War World Scenics:

In case you missed it: 15mm Ost-Front decals out now

In case you missed it: 15mm Ost-Front decals out now

And there’s a video to prove it! Vulgar shout out: Buy! Buy! Buy!

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Ost-Front 15mm decals: Out Now!

Both the Wehrmacht and the Red Army made use of directional road signage and were prolific in the production of propaganda through 1941-45. Model Dads Ost-Front set of 15mm decals enables small-scale wargamers and modellers to do the same without all the squinting, wrist-aching, over-painting angst that comes with adding those tiny details that will set your figures and scenery apart.

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15mm Ost-Front decals: some thoughts on a second set

The new range of Ost-Front decals are intended to complement the existing Normandy: Maps, Mines, Signs set released a couple...

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THE MODELWARRIOR’S 2-PART GUIDE TO PAINTING A “GROUPE DE MAISONS DETRUITES” – Going the extra mile

The second part of my painting tutorial deals with making sure my ruined house fits in with my existing collection...

The modelwarrior’s 2-part guide to painting a “Groupe De Maisons Detruites”

The modelwarrior’s 2-part guide to painting a “Groupe De Maisons Detruites”

A little background information from me before I start. I have been a big fan of modeldads for a long...