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Community Spotlight: O-12, Blood & Plunder Pirates & Ottoman Turks!

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Join us for another Community Spotlight where we're looking at the world of Infinity, some Blood & Plunder and also a mighty Ottoman Turk army.

Community Spotlight: Heavy Gear, Mighty Vikings & Colourful Aztecs

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In this week's Community Spotlight, we dive into some Heavy Gear armies, a mighty Viking army and also some very colourful Aztecs!

Cult Of Games XLBS: Tabletop Games – Where To Buy? How To Buy?

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Join us for a new episode of Cult Of Games XLBS! In this episode, we're talking about your hobby buying habits. Where do you buy your tabletop goodies and how do you buy them?

WoFun Games Offer Up 17 Historical Rule Sets For FREE!

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The folks at WoFun Games have offered up a rather awesome present for Historical wargamers this month. They are offering up seventeen WoFun Starterpack PDF Rule Sets for FREE.

Unboxing: Conquistadors | Wargames Atlantic

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Gerry unboxes the 28mm plastic set from Wargames Atlantic for the Conquistadors. You can use these for an array of 15th and 16th Century battles in Europe and beyond and they can be paired up against their existing Aztec Warriors too.

Unboxing: Aztec Warriors | Wargames Atlantic

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An unboxing of the recently released 28mm Aztec Warriors plastic miniatures from Wargames Atlantic for those diving into some Historical wargaming.

Unboxing: Border Wars – Border Reivers | Flags Of War

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Join us for an Unboxing of the new Historical 28mm Border Reiver miniatures that you can get as part of the Border Wars: Under A Reiver Moon wargaming Kickstarter from Flags Of War. 

Is That Blackadder?! Hot New Historical Wargaming Border Reivers Hits Kickstarter #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender time! We get a look at a hot new Historical Wargame from the folks at Flags Of War. Border Wars: Under A Reiver Moon has you taking on the role of Reiver families kicking ass on the border between England and Scotland.

Peter’s Paperboys Battle In The City Of Gold With Paper Ships!

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Peter's Paperboys has now released a brand new set of paper kits for you to use in your tabletop wargaming. Battling back against the Conquistadors, your native warriors will be seeking to drive them from the City Of Gold. 

Firelock Games Launching The Summer Of Plunder 2022 Campaign

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Firelock Games has announced that they are diving into a new Blood & Plunder campaign over the next few months. Summer Of Plunder 2022 will see you fighting for your nation of choice and potentially being in with the chance of winning some great prizes too.

Fire On The Frontier! What’s New For Blood & Plunder’s Latest Expansion? | Firelock Games Interview

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We sit down with the crew from Firelock Games to talk about what's new for Blood & Plunder as part of the Fire On The Frontier expansion/supplement. 

Community Spotlight: Independence, Polish Nobles & World War II Tanks

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We are diving deep into the annuls of History with this new set of Community Spotlight golden buttons for this week. We're taking a trip from America through to Eastern Europe this time around.

Clansmen & Highlanders Join Black Scorpion’s Collection

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Black Scorpion Miniatures is honing in on a set of new releases soon as a sort of Virtual Salute, making up for the fact that we don't have an event this year. New 32mm Fantasy/Historical miniatures are making their way to their webstore for Cutlass! and Breninmoor.

Hit The High Seas With Sarissa Precision’s 28mm Ship Of The Line!

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A very impressive new kit from Sarissa Precision popped up over the weekend. See what you make of their mighty 28mm Ship Of The Line, a perfect option for all manner of piratical adventures on the Historical tabletop.

Artillery & Cavalry Join Empress’ Thirty Year War Collection

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Empress Miniatures has a bunch of new metal miniatures for those diving into 28mm Thirty Year War on the tabletop. Artillery and Cavalry have been added into the mix recently including a big ol' cannon. 

Fighting Hedgehog Take Us To Japan For Clash Of Katanas

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Next Wednesday Fighting Hedgehog will be starting a campaign to bring the warring states of Japan to the tabletop with the third supplement for their CLASH of Spears rules. 

Empress Miniatures Adds Thirty Year War Range To Their Collection

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Empress Miniatures has now taken the Thirty Year War Bohemian Miniatures collection, originally sculpted by Paul Hicks, and added it to their webstore! 

Never Tried Napoleonics? We’ve Found Ace Miniatures To Get You Started In Historics! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender Time! Never had a go at Napoleonics? We've found some ace miniatures that should be great for getting you started in historic wargames on the tabletop! 

Gripping Beast Acquires Front Rank’s Historical Collection

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Front Rank Figurines has now been acquired by the folks at Gripping Beast. So, there are plenty of ways to snap up their expansive (and I mean expansive) Historical miniatures for all sorts of periods in 28mm and 40mm.

Champlain’s French Join Crucible Crush’s Flint & Feather

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Champlain's French have been added into the mix for Flint & Feather from Crucible Crush over the last month or so. You now have access to a bunch of new French and English miniatures in 28mm to use as part of this skirmish game set against the backdrop of dark forest and frontiers in North America.

4Ground & Dreamholme Work On New Resin Island Terrain

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4Ground are going to be working with another indie designer in the near future. Shaun Mutton's "Dreamholme" terrain collection is going to be arriving on their webstore soon and includes some new coloured resin terrain for use in your naval wargames.

Community Spotlight: 40K Battles, Night Folk & Polish Armies

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We dive into a battle report with someone learning to play 40K, some quirky Night Folk and something fun for those playing out Polish and Lithuanian clashes!

Cult Of Games XLBS: How Clean Is Your Hobby Space + Brush Care For Dummies!

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Dive into the Cult Of Games XLBS where we ask how clean is your hobby space? PLUS, we dive into a little bit of an impromptu Gerry Can as folks teach Ben what to do to keep those brushes fighting fit. 

1898 Miniaturas Release New 28mm Thirty Years War Cavalry

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1898 Miniaturas has now released a new set of twenty-seven different models for those diving into the Thirty Years War in 28mm on the tabletop. See what you make of this new Historical cavalry that will soon be charging into battle. 

HeroQuest Is Back! Nostalgia Returns In 2022 + Join The WWX Global Gunslinger League! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender Time! Nostalgia returns in 2022 as HeroQuest is back. PLUS, you can join the WWX Global Gunslinger League and dive into a new game with us.

Firelock’s Fire On The Frontier Expansion Goes Up For Pre-Order!

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Firelock Games' next expansion for Blood & Plunder is now available to pre-order! Fire On The Frontier allows you to play out King Philip’s War and King William’s War following a cycle of violence from the 1670s through to the 1690s and beyond. 

Unboxing: Oak & Iron – Men Of War | Firelock Games

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We dive into a new Unboxing for Firelock Games as we look at the Men Of War box for Oak & Iron which adds 4th, 5th and 6th Rate Ships into your fleets.

Meet Bonny & Raid Black Scorpion’s New Tombstone Store

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The folks at Black Scorpion Miniatures have been showing off a few new releases over the last few months. October and September bring new miniatures for both Cutlass! and Tombstone so you'll find something new for both the Wild West and the Golden Age Of Piracy.

Visit The Harbour With New Iliada Game Studio Terrain

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Iliada Game Studio has put together a few new pieces of terrain for you to use during your Fantasy and Historical wargames. The focus this time around is a Harbour environment and we start with two buildings that you can use to decorate the quayside. 

Grey For Now’s New Samurai Lead Clans Into Battle

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Grey For Now Games has been expanding on their excellent skirmish game, Test Of Honour, with some new Samurai. You can snag two of them from their webstore whilst another has been added to the Giants In Miniature range by Wargame Illustrated. 

A War No-One Has Played Before? Historical Miniatures To Get You Thinking! + WIN 40K Kill Team!

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We check out some Historical miniatures for a war that no one has (probably!) played before! Do miniature ranges like these get you thinking about new ways to enjoy your tabletop wargames?

Grab The New Boucaniere For Firelock’s Blood & Plunder!

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Firelock Games has now reached the stage where they can make their Boucaniere unit for Blood & Plunder as a limited run! You can now pick up this unit over on their webstore to add into your games of Historical piratical adventure.

Community Spotlight: Bits N’ Bobs, Eternal Crusaders & Beaky Bobby!

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We get a look at a mix and match of different things in this week's community spotlight plus some Black Templars and a return to Moonstone. It was inevitable!

Cult Of Games XLBS: “Don’t Be A Pillock” – Sportsmanship In Tabletop Gaming

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Join us once again for Cult Of Games XLBS where we're delving into a discussion on sportsmanship in tabletop gaming AND how not to be a massive pillock!

Will New Fantasy Football Game Myth & Goal Replace Blood Bowl? + WIN 40K Kill Team! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender Time! Will this Avatar RPG hit 5 MILLION on Kickstarter PLUS you can still get us to 100K subs on YouTube and win Warhammer 40K: Kill Team Octarius!

Under The Black Sail: Roleplaying In The Golden Age Of Piracy With Firelock Games!

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Gerry interviews Tim from Firelock Games about another of their new Historical Roleplaying Games, Under The Black Sail. This new game lets you roleplay during The Golden Age Of Piracy!

Community Spotlight: Romans, The Eighty Years War & Bloodbound

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Check out some excellent looking Romans, a batch of Eighty Years War miniatures from different armies and some raging Khorne warriors.

The Best FREE RPG Yet! Epic Art & World – You NEED To Play Degenesis! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender Time! We check out the best FREE RPG yet! You NEED to play Degenesis and try out their epic world full of stunning art.

A New Samurai Warband For Grey For Now’s Test Of Honour!

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Grey For Now Games has added another new warband into the mix for those playing games of Test Of Honour. The Samurai Warband is now available to pre-order, giving you a neat entry point into this 28mm Historical skirmish game.

Firelock Firestart New Boucaniere Unit For Blood & Plunder

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Firelock Games has announced another unit for their Firestarter range. Blood & Plunder will be graced by some kick-ass Boucanieres if they get enough pre-orders!

Warhammer Plus; Will It Be Worth It & The Coolest Post-Apocalyptic Minis Game Yet? #OTTWeekender

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It's OTTWeekender Time! We ask if the new Warhammer Plus service is going to be worth it AND uncover the coolest post-apocalyptic minis game yet!

New Aztecs Sighted In The Jungles Of Wargames Atlantic

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Some early looks at the Aztecs from Wargames Atlantic popped up over the weekend for those eager to dive into more Historical clashes on the tabletop. They would obviously be the perfect foe to set against the Conquistadors that we saw last week.

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