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Warlord Drop New Details For Bolt Action’s Italy: Soft Underbelly

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Warlord Games are going to be building up the Italian wing of their Bolt Action collection soon with the release of Italy: Soft Underbelly, a new campaign book. So, what's included within this new supplement for their 28mm World War II wargame?

Community Spotlight: Bolt Action Battles, Battletech & Beast Snagga Orks!

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We get a look at a rather unique battle report, some Battletech for John and a bunch of bright and poppy (also angry) Orks!

Cult Of Games XLBS: 3D Printing Almost Too Easy! Can You Resist Printing Your Next Army?

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Come and join us for another adventure into hobby and whatnot as we band together for Cult Of Games XLBS. We do have a question to ask, is John some kind of 3D Printing God?

Blow Things Up With Bolt Action’s World War II Panzer Lehr Squad

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If you're looking to bolster your Bolt Action German force then you can now order the Panzer Lehr Squad from Warlord Games. This set comes with ten 28mm metal miniatures that can be used to hunt down Allied armour on the battlefields of World War II.

Cult Of Games XLBS: 10mm Is The Future Of Fantasy Wargaming! Right?!

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Come and join us for the return of Cult Of Games XLBS. In this episode, we're looking at some hobby that we've been getting up to including the charms of 10mm wargaming!

Community Spotlight: Celt-Iberians, Borris & Buddies + A Band Of Brothers!

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We get a look at some awesome miniatures for use in SAGA, Bolt Action and of course a bit of Moonstone! We're doing Historical and Fantasy today!

Strike At Italy With New Supplement For Bolt Action This Year

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Osprey Games has previewed a new supplement that is popping up for those diving into more World War II wargaming in Bolt Action. This time around they are heading to Italy with "Soft Underbelly".

Snag A New Starter Bundle For Bolt Action’s Commandos

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We did cover a little preview of these new Bolt Action British & Inter-Allied Commandos a couple of weeks ago but they are now available to pre-order!

Hot New “Heavy Metal” Game Let’s You Reign In Hell & Thorsome New Vikings Miniatures! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender Time! We take a look at a hot new game, Reign In Hell and some Thorsome new Viking miniatures from Raging Heroes.

New Allied Commandos & More Coming To Bolt Action Soon

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Warlord Games has previewed the coming of new miniatures for those playing as the Allies and the Axis in World War II with Bolt Action. The big announcement was the arrival of a new British & Inter-Allied Commandos plastic set.

Community Spotlight: Stargrave Crews, Prussians & Stalingrad Battling

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Take a dive into the realm of historical wargame with this week's Community Spotlight PLUS we also take to the stars with a new crew of miscreants!

Cult Of Games XLBS: Do Vamps Make Good TV, Ben’s Painting Mojo Hits Overdrive & Lloyd Explores His Mystery Hobby Box!

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Come and join us for another wander down Cult Of Games XLBS avenue! Lloyd is joined by Ben, Gerry and Free to talk about what hobby they have been getting stuck into recently.

DUCK ME! 15mm Minis That Look 28mm; Your New Historical Army Awaits #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender Time! We have a look at some epic 15mm minis that Lloyd swears look 28mm! This Indie team might just be what you need for your new Historical army! 

New Bolt Action Island Assault! Starter Set Pops You In The Pacific

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Warlord Games has put together a series of new releases and bundles for those diving into Bolt Action. Island Assault! is the new Starter Set that pits the Americans of the USMC against the Japanese across the various islands of the Pacific. 

Bolt Action’s BIGGEST Tank Now In Plastic + Stargrave Crews Made Easy With Sci-Fi Apes #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender Time and a Happy St George's Day, this week Warlord Games Have announced that German players are getting Bolt Action's BIGGEST tank in plastic and our Indie of the week makes Stargrave Crews Easy but first we kick things off with Warcradle's big announcement of the imminent arrival of the Crown

Warlord Games Newest Tiger For Bolt Action Is Great

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Warlord Games have teamed up with Italeri once again to produce a stunning piece of plastic for Bolt Action and this time they've gone large, no larger than that, you're still thinking too small, give up? It's the Jagdtiger, pronounced incorrectly by non-Germans everywhere!

Bolt Action Painting Tutorial – WWII American Paratrooper

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John gets stuck into a painting tutorial for a 28mm WWII American Paratrooper from Warlord Games' Bolt Action. 

Follow The US Troops Off The Beach In Bolt Action Supplement

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Warlord Games is now taking pre-orders for their new D-Day: The US Sector Bolt Action campaign book. This takes you deeper into the experiences of the troops as they battled off the beaches and further into France during World War II.

Did Heresylab Beat Games Workshop To Tabletop Kislevites? + Win Bolt Action Box Set #OTTWeekender

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This week on the OTT Weekender! We welcome back Ming and we're checking out a fantastic way to populate your tabletop games with fauna PLUS all the latest news in tabletop gaming

Bolt Action British & Canadian Miniature Pre-Orders Now Live

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Warlord Games are now taking pre-orders for new British & Canadian Sector Bolt Action miniature packs which will be useful when fighting out the World War II clashes of D-Day and beyond.

Community Spotlight: T-34 Tanks, Dystopian Wars & Kitbashed Sci-Fi Terrain

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Check out our final Community Spotlight of 2020 as we check out World War II Tanks, updated Dystopian Wars miniatures and some fantastic Sci-Fi Terrain.

New Stuart Tank Kits & Soviet Specialists For Bolt Action

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We have some World War II goodness to check out from Warlord Games this week as a bunch of pre-orders went live for those playing as the British, US, Soviets and Chinese plus some Soviet specialists in Bolt Action.

Bolt Action Miniature Painting Tutorial – WWII German Afrika Korps

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We've got a Bolt Action miniature painting tutorial for you as we tackle an infantry figure for the WWII German Afrika Korps.

Warlord Bring The Feisty French Resistance To Bolt Action

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Warlord Games are looking to set things ablaze in the French countryside soon with the addition of the French Resistance to Bolt Action.

Fight Beside The Buffalo Soldiers In Warlord’s Bolt Action

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Warlord Games has added a new set of miniatures to their webstore for those playing Bolt Action.

Warlord Games Fire Up Pre-Orders For New D-Day Supplement

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Warlord Games have now fired up pre-orders for their next Bolt Action supplement which allows you to play out the D-Day (and beyond) exploits of the British & Canadian Sectors during World War II. 

Warlord Battle With Bolt Action Brits & Canadians Next Year

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If you're into your World War II D-Day wargaming then you have a new supplement to look forward to next year for Warlord Games' Bolt Action.

XLBS Cult Of Games: 3D Sculpting For Fun & What’s Your Collection Worth?

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The guys are back and this Sunday they have two OTTers joining in the madness as we take a look at another week's worth of our favourite hobby from the Project system.

Weekender: Your Reason To Buy A 3D Printer & Lumineth Realm-lords; Dumb Or Great?

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Some DIY 3D Printer miniatures by OnePageRules. Dumb or great; Lumineth Realm-lords? PLUS a great Indie Of The Week in Oakbound Studio.

The Soviet Winter Army Rises Up For Warlord’s Bolt Action

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Warlord Games has two new sets up for pre-order as they look to introduce more folk into Bolt Action and World War II miniature wargaming.

Chinese & British Support Hits For Bolt Action Korea Wargamers

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Warlord Games has offered up three new miniatures packs for those diving into Bolt Action: Korea.

Community Spotlight: Weathering Tanks, HeroQuest Reborn & Romano-British

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We're looking at some weathering skills, a look at some updated HeroQuest miniatures and Romano-British warriors from the Dark Ages.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Environmental Effects – When Mother Nature Gets Pissed!

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It's that time of the week to kick back, turn off your brain and relax as we enjoy a day of rest and hobby. 

Get Island Hopping With New Bolt Action Book & Armies

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Warlord Games have got a few options for those who want to go and fight in the island hopping theatre of war that is the Pacific front.

Give Back To The NHS With Warlord Games’ Tribute Figure

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Warlord Games are doing their bit to give back to the NHS who have done such a marvellous job over the past few months (and throughout its lifetime) in keeping us all going during the COVID-19 crisis.

M18 Hellcat Miniature Painting Tutorial | Bolt Action

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John returns to his natural habitat and paints up a fantastic M18 Hellcat wargaming miniature from Warlord Games' Bolt Action.

Cult Of Games XLBS: The Hobby That Rocked, Pirate Radio & Terrifying Bunnies!

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It's Sunday once again and for those of you who haven't left your pants since March, it's important to know that the weekend is almost over and tonight is a school night.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Illuminating Your Hobby & Celebrating Completed Projects

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Come and take a peek at some of the hobby that we've been doing this week as we talk electronics, working on World War II Australians, Burrows & Badgers critters and more. This is a big deep dive into all sorts of hobby.

Cult Of Games XLBS: “Aliens Stole My Hobby!” – Warzan; And A Glimpse Behind The Curtain

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Make sure to come and join us for another hobby-filled chat as part of the Cult Of Games XLBS. We've got a lot of tiny fighting men to take a peek at this week!

Cult Of Games XLBS: Captain Gerry Needs A Uniform & Warren Longer Legs!

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Another week has come and gone and all that remains are memories and of course the progress of our hobby, and yours. So join our social outcasts as they take a meander through the last seven days of hobby.

Bolt Action Heads To The Mariana & Palau Islands In June

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Warlord Games looks to be releasing another Bolt Action Campaign Supplement in June of this year.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Everything Old Is New Again

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Time and Tide wait for no man and with two weeks of our lockdown firmly under our belts we delve into hobby projects both new and old before dusting off a trove from the very beginning of our hobby.