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Flames Of War D-Day Boot Camp: Sunday

Flames Of War D-Day Boot Camp: Sunday

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Come and join us for an awesome weekend of content as we're hanging out with the Battlefront Miniatures team and our community members here as we get stuck into Flames Of War to commemorate D-Day.

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Comment on any of the blog posts every day for your chance to win one of three Flames of War bundles made up of the Hit The Beach box set, Fortress Europe, and Colours of War.

We've got lots of awesome content lined up over the weekend including hobby videos, interviews, history lessons and of course plenty of gameplay and action from the Boot Camp itself.

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Welcome To Day Three Of The Flames Of War D-Day Boot Camp!

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Welcome to the final day of our Flames of War D-Day Boot Camp!

We’ve been joined by the guys from Battlefront for a weekend of gaming, recreating the battles around Normandy after D-Day.

The Boot Campers have got their armies built and on the table and already have a couple of games under their belts. The day will bring yet more epic clashes, and it looks as though Warren has something a bit different up his sleeve…

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Welcome To Day Three Of The Flames Of War D-Day Boot Camp!

Today is your last chance to be in with a chance, so make sure to keep an eye out for more videos on hobbying, gaming, history, and tactics, and let us know what you think in the comments.

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Ask Battlefront In Today's Live Q&A!

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Today at 12:00pm BST, we will be joined live by Phil Yates and Wayne Turner from Battlefront to answer all your Flames of War and Team Yankee questions!

 

Ask Battlefront In Today's Live Q&A!

They’ll be telling us all about what’s in store for these great miniatures games in the coming days, including D-Day releases, the mid-war, and some exciting new pieces for Team Yankee.

Make sure to join us in the chat of the Live Stream on Twitch or here at OnTableTop.com to send in the questions you’ve been burning to ask.

Makes sure to leave a comment on any of today’s blog posts, as well as the Sunday Live Blog itself, for your chance to win.

What questions are you going to ask? 

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Boot Campers Get Gaming

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The Boot Campers have arrived and are all getting stuck into their day’s hobbying. Sundays are always the most relaxed day of the Boot Camp, and now everyone is ready to enjoy some games, or chill out with some painting and modelling.

Boot Campers Get Gaming
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Warren Brings The Pulp

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Warren could not resist the call of the pulp any further and has brought the forces of the alien Vril to bolster his German army once again.

Whose Tank Blew Up?!

Whose Tank Blew Up?!19 Comments
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Big Four Of Late War - Wayne's Austrians

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Over at Battlefront’s Big Four Of Late War, Wayne Turner is fielding the German forces. Or, rather, the Austrians.

 

Big Four Of Late War - Wayne's Austrians

For his inspiration, Wayne turned to the history of the 2.Panzerdivision. This division moved its home barracks to Vienna after the German annexation of Austria, and was mostly made up of Austrians from that point.

The force later saw combat in Normandy, engaging with the British 50th Infantry and 7th Armoured Divisions.

You can find out more about this force and how Wayne is looking to theme his army around them over at the Big Four Of Late War page.

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Bob's Christens His Shermans

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Bob has been getting his tanks painted up this weekend and even went the extra step to name his American Sherman tanks.

Bob's Christens His Shermans

How Do You Drive This Thing?!

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Casey's Soviets Winter The Big Four Of Late War

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Battlefront’s Casey Davies is fielding the Soviets for Big Four of Late War and takes us through his plans for a winter tank army.

 

Casey's Soviets Winter The Big Four Of Late War

Casey has made quite a few Soviet armies in the past, but has yet to finish a force of winter tanks. This time though, he’s driving on ahead and ready to create an army that looks as though it has already weathered the worst that war has to throw at it.

 

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D-Day Armies On Parade

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The boot Campers have made great progress getting their Flames of War armies painted up and onto the table this weekend.

Gerry stops off with Martin, Wayne, and Bob to take a closer look at what they’ve been working on.

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Chatting With The Campers

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Everyone is relaxed and enjoying their last games of the weekend today. The Boot Camps are always a great opportunity to learn a game and hang out with the other wonderful gamers who share a love of tiny fighting men.

 

Chatting With The Campers
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Cracking Open The Soviet Starter Bundle

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Justin and Chris lift the lid on the Soviet Starter Bundle from Battlefront Miniatures.

For the Soviets, the answer is always “tanks”. What was the question? Doesn’t matter, it’s still tanks.

Nice Tree there, Sam

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Warren's Pulp Battle: End Game

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We return to find out how Warren’s game went. Is their a future for UFOs in the field of war?

Unfortunately, things did not go so well for the weird world war brigade. But that won’t stop them returning to the battlefield!

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Warren's UFOs Get Grounded

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After making a spectacular entrance this morning, Warren’s UFOs sadly ended up grounded.

Still, I doubt this will be their last flight. The Nachtwulf will return!

Warren's UFOs Get Grounded

Happy Campers

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The British Are Coming!

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The Boot Camp’s built British force rolls out onto the field of Flames of War.

The British Are Coming!

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ironshield
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Cheers lads as been a wonderful boot camp have enjoyed following it over the three days….👍

dwarvakeen40
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Are there any planes on doing something similar in the future for Team Yankee V2?

fireblarney
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Amazing weekend, thank you for all the work going into putting it on.

bothi
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Need more UFOs 🙂

pfcjarvis
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pfcjarvis

Great series guys! 2 questions…

1. Do you sell the Beasts of War dice bowls? They are awesome and would love to add one to my arsenal.

2. Can you share a link or the name of the wallpaper used to make the roads. We don’t have B&Q in the US, so trying to find something comparable.

Game on! Cheers!

kh4n
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kh4n

Great coverage, so much info. Can’t wait to get my hands on one of these boxes 🙂

greywulf
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Excellent stuff. More please!

commanderkaiser
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Great weekend guys!

falerox
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Looking forward to the content, I do love these boot camps.