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Captain Flint Searches For Treasure With Wargames Illustrated

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Embrace the sense of piratical adventure in Treasure Island with Wargames Illustrated's next addition to the Giants In Miniature range, Captain Flint.

Let’s Play: Black Seas – Learning The Ropes

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Gerry and Lance take to the high seas for some naval combat in Black Seas from Warlord Games.

Community Spotlight: Mighty Ships, Hulking Barbarians & D-Day Germans

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Come and check out some mighty ships of the line, a fantastic barbarian and some plucky Germans for Flames Of War

The Scots Band Together With New General For Pike & Shotte

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It looks like there is going to be a new set of Pike & Shotte releases coming your way soon from Warlord Games as this preview of the Scots Covenanter General who will be riding into battle soon. 

Weekender: D-Day German Launch & WIN Aeronautica Imperialis

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We delve inside Aeronautica Imperialis and talk about more news from the tabletop world PLUS a Bolt Action: Korea tournament in October!

Snag A Look At Full Oak & Iron Rulebook From Firelock Games

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Firelock Games has now released the full Oak & Iron rulebook so you can get your head around the rules for the game before you dive into it soon.

Firelock Games Tease Their New Blood & Plunder Frigate

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Firelock Games has been teasing the coming of a new ship for Blood & Plunder.

Weekender XLBS: Who’s Your Daddy And How Does He D&D?

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Warren is back from his holidays and the lads are back from Historicon. It's time for a big ol' Weekender XLBS!

Community Spotlight: Spanish Sailors, Watery Magi & Ancient Statues

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We're looking at Spanish sailors, sea people and ancient statues this week on Community Spotlight.

Edgehill Characters Add Colour To Your Pike & Shotte Armies

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The English Civil War is an interesting period within our history and one packed with iconic characters.

Pre-Orders For Miniature Scenery’s HMS Siren Coming Soon

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Miniature Scenery has finally stopped tinkering with the upcoming HMS Siren kit.

Firelock Games Release Preview Of Oak & Iron Rulebook

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Firelock Games has released a cut-down version of their Oak & Iron Rulebook so you can get a handle on the core rules and mechanics before the game releases.

Ready The Galloper Guns For Warlord’s Pike & Shotte

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Warlord Games has prepared two new options for those bringing bigger guns into the mix for Pike & Shotte.

Firelock Preview Oak & Iron Ships As Pledge Manager Opens

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Firelock Games have shared some previews with us of the finalised ship cards for use in their upcoming game, Oak & Iron.

4Ground Sneak-Peek Off The Port Bow!

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4Ground have published a quick preview of a new project their designer Kris is working on. I wonder what it could be...

South Park Creators Squeeze In Some Blood & Plunder!

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Trey Parker of South Park fame seems to really enjoy his Blood & Plunder!

Firelock Games’ Tartana Drifts Into Blood & Plunder

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Firelock Games have released a new vessel for those wanting to take to the high seas in Blood & Plunder. See what you make of the Tartana.

Erik Angel Builds A Pirate Village On Kickstarter

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Erik Angel has taken to Kickstarter looking to get a Pirate Village crafted for your tabletops.

Firelock Launch Firestarters To Crowdfund Quick Expansions To Their Range

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Firelock Games have announced that they are launching a new service called Firestarters, letting them seek crowdfunding for smaller items that might not be worth a full Kickstarter on their own, but which people still want to see on the table.

The Design Philosophy Behind Blood & Plunder

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Mike from Firelock Games sits down with Justin to outline how Blood & Plunder came into existence but also the design philosophy that drives the game.

Designing Blood & Plunder Campaigns

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Firelock Games campaign designer Nate talks us through his process for creating the Blood & Plunder campaign system.

Blood & Plunder Campaign Overview

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The designers behind Blood & Plunder tell us about the campaign system in the new book No Peace Beyond The Line.

Blood & Plunder: Brethren VS Portuguese After Action Report

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Mike and Rufus from Firelock Games join Justin to discuss cavalry tactics and more in Blood & Plunder.

Let’s Play: Blood & Plunder – Saving The Governor’s Daughter

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Justin is joined back in the gaming cage once again by Mike and Rufus from Firelock Games to play some Blood & Plunder.

Let’s Play: Oak & Iron – Historical Naval Battles In The Age Of Piracy

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Firelock Games play their new Naval Piracy battle, Oak & Iron. On Kickstarter right now!

Firelock Games’ Oak & Iron Coming To Kickstarter November 7th

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Firelock Games are going to be coming to Kickstarter with their new sea battle game called Oak & Iron.

Community Spotlight: Blood & Plunder Battles, Weird Armies & Bolt Action Badassery

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We travel through time with some Blood & Plunder, Bolt Action and Konflikt '47 today in the Community Spotlight.

Let’s Play – 300 Point Sea Battle [Blood & Plunder Week]

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Enough with these landlubbers - we're taking to the high seas for an all-out ship-to-ship sea battle!

After Action Report: French vs Dutch [Blood & Plunder Week]

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Mike and Rufus from Firelock Games join Justin in the studio to reminisce about their close battle in Blood & Plunder.

Let’s Play – English VS Natives [Blood & Plunder Week]

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We're kicking off the week of gaming with a rescue mission as the English try to save their captured countryman from the new Native American faction.

After Action Report – English VS Natives [Blood & Plunder Week]

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Justin sits down with Mike and Kai from Firelock Games to go over the tactics used in their Blood & Plunder game between the English and Natives.

Introduction To The New Expansions [Blood & Plunder Week]

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Welcome to our Blood & Plunder themed week looking at No Peace Beyond The Line and what's in the new expansion.

Steve Barber Models Ready Rank N’ File Musketeers

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Steve Barber Models has been working on some more rank and file miniatures for you to use in your Thirty Years War forces. 

Miniature Scenery Hit The High Seas In Their Sloop

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Miniature Scenery has been tinkering around with the idea of an awesome Sloop and the kit has been coming together very well on Facebook recently. 

Protect The Ottoman Caravan In Upcoming By Fire & Sword Release

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Check out this new miniature/vignette from Wargamer for By Fire & Sword. Here is the Ottoman Caravan which is just crying out to be raided by an opposing army.

Weekender: Dino Fun With The Drowned Earth & Exploring Universal Rule Systems

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You could WIN a Drowned Earth Two-Player Bundle PLUS we're discussing loads more in the show today!

By Fire & Sword Task Force Expansion Pre-Orders Live

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Wargamer has now made the new By Fire & Sword expansion, Task Force, available for pre-order. 

Weekender XLBS: Historical Wargaming & Will It Float?

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We're cracking out Lloyd's immense amount of hobby time AND discussing the accessibility of Historical Wargaming...

EOE Orbis Head To Kickstarter To Find Piratical Treasure

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EOE Orbis is on Kickstarter right now looking for funding for a collection of new 28mm pewter Pirates for you to use in your tabletop games.

Weekender XLBS: Your Thoughts; Choosing Models For Games & A Challenge Put Forth!

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We take a look at your feedback from last week and get tasked with an interesting challenge!

Weird Warriors & Witchfinders Coming Soon From Eureka

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Some weird and wonderful creations have popped up from Eureka as a preview of what they have sitting on their sculpting table at the moment.

Ride With Arquebusiers & The Knights Hospitaller In Pike & Shotte

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Warlord Games keep your Pike & Shotte forces growing with some new releases.

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