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Cult Of Games XLBS: Our Go-To WW2 Movies For Hobby Inspiration; What Are Yours?

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Join us for Cult Of Games XLBS this week as we dive into the hobby that we've been up to. We discuss John's work on his Astra Militarum for Warhammer 40,000 and Ben is looking for inspiration for his World War II armies. What classic World War II movies would you recommend to get him in the mood?

Move Over Warhammer 40K; Age Of Sigmar Gets New Edition & Super Cool Minis! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender time! We explore the new range of miniatures from Games Workshop for the new edition of Warhammer Age Of Sigmar. You really don't want to miss out on Warhammer Age Of Sigmar as it's a great game that seems to be trampled by the behemoth that is Warhammer 40K! Check out the new stunning miniatures.

Draw Blood On The Sands With V&V Miniatures’ Gladiators

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V&V Miniatures has released two sets of 28mm Gladiators for doing battle on the sands of the arena in your Historical wargames. There are eight miniatures for you to choose from, all in their signature resin that they have been using for years.

D-Day Anniversary VLOG! Painting 15mm WW2 British Armour | Part 2

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John and Gerry dive into the second part of their Villers-Bocage Flames Of War VLOG which is celebrating the 80th Anniversary Of D-Day. In this video, they discuss painting the 15mm British tanks from Battlefront Miniatures that will be used in the skirmish.

Watch Out For Firelock Games’ Port Royal Coming Soon! [Updated]

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Firelock Games' Port Royal, a new pirate-based skirmish game, will be coming to Kickstarter soon. This game of small warbands battling it out over the titular Port Royal will be launching on Kickstarter 5th June!

Unboxing: Achtung Panzer! – Blood & Steel Starter Set | Warlord Games

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Gerry unboxes and reviews the new Achtung Panzer! Blood & Steel Starter Set from Warlord Games, allowing you to dive into some 28mm tank-based combat in World War II. See what we make of the contents of the set.

Community Spotlight: Border Reivers, Victorian Dredd & Covenanter

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In this week's Community Spotlight, we dive into some Border Reivers, a twist on a classic board game and some awesome Civil War miniatures at an epic scale.

Warlord Announce First Armies Book For Bolt Action 3rd Edition

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Warlord Games has announced the first of their Armies Books for Bolt Action Third Edition which is coming later this year in September. Arriving in early 2025, you'll be able to get your hands on Armies Of Germany for their 28mm World War II wargame.

TundraWorks Bring Revolutionary Miniatures & Rules To Kickstarter

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TundraWorks Miniatures are now on Kickstarter with their new set of rules for playing out the battles of Revolutionary France and the Napoleonic era in 15mm/18mm. Alongside the rules, there is also a range of miniatures for representing the different nations taking part in revolutions all across the world. 

Pre-Order Matt Bickley’s Mighty Viking Miniatures

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If you missed out on Matt Bickley's Viking Kickstarter from Footsore Miniatures & Games, you can now get stuck in and pre-order through their Pledge Manager which has been open for a little while. 

Let’s Play: Force Of Virtue – Hunting For Information! | Masterstroke Games

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In this second Let's Play for Force Of Virtue, Gerry and the team from Masterstroke Games get stuck into a scenario where Gerry's forces are surrounded on all sides. This is the second game in our mini-campaign for this Renaissance-era skirmish wargame.

Dive Into The Plains War Range From Brigade Games At Retail

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Brigade Games' Plains War range in 28mm, sculpted by Paul Hicks, is now available at retail. If you missed out on the Kickstarter then you can dive in and explore the entire range including some big bundles for both the US Cavalry and Native Americans.

Check Out Kromlech’s New Range Of Terrain Tiles

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Kromlech has released a new set of Terrain Tiles to help you craft interesting battlefields across a variety of genres. All of these have been crafted out of HDF and come in various styles to match different landscapes.

Use Warlord’s New Cuirassier To Protect Pike & Shotte Baggage

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Warlord Games has some new kits for you to dive into for Pike & Shotte Epic Battles and the English Civil War. If you're looking to thunder across the battlefield and deliver a hail of shot from your pistols then you can't go too far wrong with a regiment of Cuirassiers.

Grab Updated Weapon Teams & Gurkhas For Warlord’s Bolt Action

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Warlord Games has a few updated Weapon Teams and more for use in their World War II 28mm wargame, Bolt Action. A couple of new sets are on the way alongside a Gurkha Section for battling in the Far East.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Could Future Tech Paint Your Army For You & Should It?

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Join us for Cult Of Games XLBS this week as Lloyd shows off the work that he has been doing on his Hail Caesar Epic Battles miniatures and how it would be great if there was a machine that could take his scheme and recreate it without him having to go through all the hassle! Do you think that future technology has the answer?

Join In The D-Day Anniversary! Flames Of War Battles Up The Beach With New Sets! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender time!  In this week's show, we talk about the ways that you can dive into replaying D-Day on the tabletop using the updated book from Battlefront Miniatures for Flames Of War and the various Army Sets they have produced to go alongside it. It's a great time to get involved and support the Anniversary.

Fight Out A Medieval Skirmish With Here’s The Ruckus Rules

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Andy Callan’s Never Mind The Billhooks which has evolved in different ways to include some naval shenanigans is now entering the arena of Medieval skirmishes in 28mm. Here’s The Ruckus is available as part of the latest issue of Wargames Illustrated with resources online to help those diving in.

D-Day Anniversary VLOG! The Battle Of Villers-Bocage In 15mm – Planning WW2 Armies | Part 1

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Join us for the start of a brand new VLOG series where Gerry and John dive into a discussion on planning the 15mm World War 2 Flames Of War armies and more for The Battle Of Villers-Bocage as part of our D-Day Anniversary coverage.

The Talos! Stunning New Artisan Series Miniature For Conquest

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Para Bellum Games surprised folks with a brand new Artisan Series miniature for use in Conquest: The Last Argument Of Kings, their 35mm Fantasy wargame. See what you make of the majestic Talos sculpted by Michael Kontraros for the City States.

Dive Into Hail Caesar Epic Battles With Warlord’s Hannibal Battle Set

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Warlord Games are now taking pre-orders for their newest addition to the Epic Battles range. Hail Caesar Epic Battles goes Ancient and you can get started in their small-scale wargame with the Hannibal Battle Set featuring Romans going up against Carthaginians. 

Grab An Anniversary D-Day Army For Battlefront’s Flames Of War

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In the build-up to D-Day, Battlefront Miniatures are putting together some new bundled armies for those looking to play out an accurate clash on the tabletop in their 15mm wargame, Flames Of War. If you're looking to take on the role of the Axis or the Allies, you should have a set for you.

Community Spotlight: Arthurians, Conquest Ghols & Bauhaus Imperial Guard

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We get a look at some old Arthurian miniatures getting an update for Spring, some awesome Ghols for Conquest and an Imperial Guard army inspired by Bauhaus.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Is 2024 The Perfect Time To Dive Into WW2 Wargaming?

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Join us for Cult Of Games XLBS this week as we dive into a discussion on getting ready for a big World War II clash on the tabletop centered around D-Day. Gerry and John are planning a Flames Of War series and we chat about whether or not World War II is going to be THE big thing for 2024 wargaming.

You Need To Try Bot War! Transform Your Tabletop With Epic Retro-Inspired Miniatures #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender time! We explore the awesome new miniatures coming to BotWar III from the folks at Traders Galaxy. If you're a fan of 80s themed and retro-inspired miniatures game then watch out for Bot War III which is going to be transforming your tabletops very soon.

Grab New World War II 20mm US Paratroopers From AB Figures

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AB Figures now has some neat 20mm US Paratroopers for you to scoop up for use in World War II wargaming. There are three different sets for you to choose from allowing you to create a pretty decent infantry element for your army.

Knuckleduster’s Wild West Avenging Angels Mount Up

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Knuckleduster Miniatures added another set of miniatures to their webstore for Gunfighter's Ball. If you're looking to clean up a town or two then you can now get the Avenging Angels on horseback, ready to ride out and hunt down varmints! 

D-Day Forces Of Normandy Returns For Flames Of War

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Battlefront Miniatures are going to be releasing a revamped D-Day book to commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the invasion of Europe and the fight back against Axis occupation. If you're into Flames Of War, then you'll be able to get a book collating all of the information you need for 15mm wargaming during the period.

Community Spotlight: Halfling Armies, Samurai Terrain & Gangs Of Rome!

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In this week's Community Spotlight, we have a look at an awesome Halfling army, some brilliant terrain for Samurai wargames and a bunch of miniatures for Gangs Of Rome!

V For Victory Rules & More; Pre-Orders Available From North Star

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V For Victory, the new Studio Tomahawk World War II wargame, is available to pre-order from North Star Military Figures for folks eager to snap it up here in the UK. You can grab the Rulebook as well as the Tokens and Cards you'll need to play the game.

Snap Up The New US Rangers Plastic Set For Warlord’s Bolt Action

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Warlord Games are taking pre-orders right now for a new 28mm plastic set for your games of Bolt Action. You can snap up the US Rangers for your World War II wargames where you're prepping to dive into the Allied pushback against the Axis.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Time To Build Rome? When Flaming Pigs Fly!

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Let's dive into a new Cult Of Games XLBS! In this week's episode, we try and get Lloyd excited about the prospect of bringing Rome to life and Warren gushes about his love of Shogun and what it has got him interested to dive into on the tabletop when it comes to interesting wargaming rules.

V For Victory! We Can’t Wait For SAGA Creator’s New WW2 Wargame! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender time! In this week's show, we dive deep into the details of the new 28mm scale World War 2 skirmish wargame, V For Victory. coming from the creators of SAGA and Congo, Studio Tomahawk. We explore all of the current details about V For Victory (Five For Victory) including game mechanics, army building and more.

Add Your Ashigaru Command Group Into Test Of Honour

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Test Of Honour players can get their hands on an Ashigaru Command Group for use in your games thanks to Grey For Now Games.

Chain Of Command Gets New Far East 1941-45 Handbook

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Too Fat Lardies are now taking pre-orders for a new handbook that can be used alongside Chain Of Command. Head to the Far East with a new book covering the different forces fighting there between 1941 and 1945 during World War II.

Unboxing: Citizens Of Rome (Gangs Of Rome) | Wargames Atlantic

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Gerry dives into the new 28mm plastic set for Gangs Of Rome by Wargames Atlantic. He unboxes and reviews the Citizens Of Rome set that provides you with enough miniatures for your gangs, mobs and more.

Snap Up Victrix Miniatures New 12mm US Airborne Plastic Kit

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Victrix Miniatures has recently released a new set of 12mm miniatures for your World War II wargames. You could use the new US Airborne set for their own game, Company Commander, or whatever game you have in your collection. 

New Operatives Join Strategies Games Lab’s Close Quarter Battle

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Strategies Games Lab have added to their range of miniatures for their Modern Warfare-era 30mm wargame, Close Quarter Battle. You can now pick up some great Operative miniatures and more for use in your cinematic firefights on the tabletop.

Prepare For Empress’ Arnhem Heroes Kickstarter Soon

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Empress Miniatures are going to be bringing Paul Hicks' fantastic 28mm World War II miniatures to tabletops as part of a new Kickstarter which launches this weekend. The focus is once again on Arnhem and creating a range of figures for fighting your Bridge Too Far-style clash.

Studio Tomahawk’s New WW2 Game V For Victory Coming Soon

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Studio Tomahawk are going to be releasing their new set of Historical wargaming rules this June. V For Victory (Five For Victory) will have you diving into 28mm World War II skirmishes on the tabletop pretty soon!

Cult Of Games XLBS: Rackham’s Return! Will Monolith Save Confrontation?

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Let's dive into a new Cult Of Games XLBS! In this week's show, we delve into a discussion on Rackham and the return of their games to the tabletop under the control of Monolith. Do we think that we're going to see the return of Confrontation, Hybrid and maybe even AT-43? If we do, what form will it take? We share our thoughts and would love to hear what you have to say as well in the comments down below.

Doomdivers! Free Helldivers Wargaming Rules For Battling Bugs & Bots On Tabletops #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender time! Are you a fan of the video game series Helldivers? Make sure to check out the entirely free fan rules from Grimskald that have caught our eye called Doomdivers! These rules allow you to play out your Helldivers battles with Sci-Fi miniatures on the tabletop.

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