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Booming Saxon Artillery Arrives From Perry Miniatures

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Perry Miniatures has armed their Saxon armies of 1806-09 with some big new cannons. Who would have thought that there were so many different ways to shoot lead across the battlefield and smash lines of infantry apart? 

Turner Miniatures Takes The Age Of Admirals To The Nile

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Henry Turner of Turner Miniatures is back on Kickstarter with another project bringing to life 3D Printable miniatures for use in your 1/700, 1/1000 and 1/1200 naval wargames on the tabletop. 

Brigade Games Acquires Boot Hill Miniatures’ Historical Range

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A small bit of news for today but one that applies to an Indie Of The Week that we talked about not long ago! Brigade Games has acquired Boot Hill Miniatures and the work by Nick Futter and Matt Bickley. 

Astra Militarum Refresh!!! Now Just Give Us Regiment Miniatures In 40k GW! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender time! The Astra Militarum of Warhammer 40K has had a massive refresh from Games Workshop. Now we just want them to give us the regiment miniatures that we know and love from the Imperial Guard.

New Ways To Get Into Black Powder Epic Battles From Warlord Games

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Some new options for Black Powder Epic Battles are available for you to pre-order from Warlord Games. Plus, you will also find some new options for getting started with their American Civil War range and that's where we will begin!

Unboxing: Chinese Boxer Rebellion | Wargames Atlantic

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Gerry gives in to unboxing the 28mm plastic Boxers by Wargames Atlantic from the Chinese Boxer Rebellion that took place between 1899 and 1901.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Wargame Design – Break A Game To Make A Game!

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Join us for a new episode of Cult Of Games XLBS! In this show, we have a guest from the land down under! Jason from Getting Tabled joins us to talk about game designs and the intricacies of bringing rules together for tabletop games.

Otto von Bismarck Strolls Into Wargames Illustrated’s Store

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Want to throw Otto Eduard Leopold von Bismarck into your collection? Well, Wargames Illustrated has made him the newest character for their Giants In Miniature collection and he is available to snap up right now.

Raise The Black For Blood & Plunder Is Coming Soon!

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The folks at Firelock Games have a neat update for those who are waiting to pick up their Raise The Black bits and pieces for use with Blood & Plunder.

Manage The Development Of Your City In DLP Games’ RISE

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If you're looking to dive into a new social and economic game of city management then you might want to check out RISE from the folks at dlp games. 

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.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Gerry Went To A Tank Museum. Doesn’t Show Us Any Tanks…

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Join us for a new episode of Cult Of Games XLBS! In this episode, Gerry takes us through his holiday snaps from when he visited a tank museum...only we don't actually have any pictures of tanks. Yet. 

Warmachine’s New Edition Explodes Onto Tabletops! PLUS, Miniatures To Rival Warhammer? #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender time! Warmachine from Privateer Press is getting a new edition and the Beta Rules can be played on the tabletop right now! 

Perry Miniatures’ Impressive New 75mm Historical Figures!

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Perry Miniatures (or more specifically Alan Perry) have been working away on a new set of 75mm Figures for you to paint up and add to a collection in the near future. The story being told here introduces us to Captain Richard Kenah RN And The Taking Of Banda-Neira.

Move Over Warhammer – Conquest: First Blood SHOULD BE Your New Fantasy Wargame! #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender time! It's time for Warhammer to move over. We dive into Conquest: First Blood from Para Bellum Wargames and discuss why it should be your new Fantasy wargame.

New Kroot Arrive In Kill Team: Into The Dark! BUT, Warcry: Heart Of Ghur Lacks Oomph? #OTTWeekender

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It's OTT Weekender time! The new Kroot have arrived in Games Workshop's Warhammer 40,000 - Kill Team: Into The Dark but we also got Warcry: Heart Of Ghur which feels like it lacks a bit of oomph. Does it just not have as much terrain and miniatures?

New Arab/Berber Cavalry Charges Out Of 1898 For Beau Geste

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1898 Miniaturas has put together a new set of releases for those interested in playing out your Beau Geste-styled games on the tabletop. A new set of Arab/Berber Cavalry are charging across the desert to clash with the French Foreign Legion. 

Fight The Last Samurai Rebellion With New Supplement Book

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The University Of Edinburgh's History And Games Lab Productions has announced that they are working on a new supplement for The Men Who Would Be Kings. Available via North Star Military Figures, The Last Samurai Rebellion is coming soon.

Cult Of Games XLBS: What Are Your Tabletop Gaming Regrets?

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Join us for a new episode of Cult Of Games XLBS! This morning, we're asking what is your tabletop gaming regret? What game or set of miniatures do you lament adding to your collection. 

Russian Ships & More Take To Warlord Games’ Black Seas

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Warlord Games has been adding even more vessels to their Black Seas collection over the last couple of days. In addition to what we saw last week, we also have a whole host of Russian ships and two new squadrons as well.

Hit The Black Seas With Warlord Games’ HMS Surprise And More!

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Warlord Games has given another big boost to their Black Seas range. If you're eager to dive into some 1/700 scale ship-based battles set during the 1700s and 1800s then maybe take a peek at some of these new ships for the British and beyond.

Perry Tease More Of New Franco-Prussian War French Kit

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Perry Miniatures is focusing in on delivering a whole host of new miniatures for those diving into the Franco-Prussian War. Recent previews have been showing off the 28mm plastic French kit that is going to be released in the near future.

Community Spotlight: Moonstone Troupes, Assassins & Master And Commander!

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Get stuck into another Community Spotlight for this week where we're exploring Moonstone (yes, again!), Assassin's Creed and a bit of Master And Commander for Black Seas.

Cult Of Games XLBS: Where Is Your Hobby Happy Place?

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Join us for a new episode of Cult Of Games XLBS! In this episode, we get zen and calm. What aspect of the hobby relaxes you the most? Is it something you wouldn't normally expect?

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.

Build Up The US Forces For Black Seas With Warlord Games

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Warlord Games has turned the focus of Black Seas towards the build-up of forces amongst the US during the 1800s. There are three new ships for you to consider picking up alongside some rather swift Sloops!

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.

Pick Up New Indian Mutiny Civilians From Empress Miniatures

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The Indian Mutiny range has been the focus of Empress Miniatures over the last little while. A new selection of Civilian miniatures has been added to the collection, sculpted by Paul Hicks in 28mm scale. 

Hold Fast! Supplement Arrives For Warlord’s Black Seas

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Warlord Games has now released a new supplement for Black Seas which offers up more options for your Historical high seas adventures. Hold Fast! is available to pre-order right now from their webstore.

Pick Up New Blood & Steel Bundles From Firelock Games!

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Firelock Games has set up pre-orders for their new set of rules, Blood & Steel. Dive into Victorian Age Combat throughout a number of wars that took place between 1837 and 1901.

Meridian Kickstart New 28mm Victorian Pedlars And Street Criers

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Meridian Miniatures has taken to Kickstarter once more with a different sort of campaign. Instead of crafting soldiers, Andrew May has taken to making the regular folk who wander the streets of Victorian cities!

Start The Boxer Rebellion With New Wargames Atlantic Plastic Set

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Wargames Atlantic has now fired up pre-orders for the Boxers plastic set for you to use during your 19th & 20th Century wargames. Another very different set of 28mm Historical miniatures from these folks!

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.

What Is Blood & Steel? Firelock Games’ New Historical Wargame | Designer Interview

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Gerry sat down for a designer interview with the Firelock Games team to discuss Blood & Steel, their new Historical wargame set during the period 1837-1901.

Franco-Prussian War Releases Pop Up From Perry Miniatures

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The Franco-Prussian War gets some new support from the folks at Perry Miniatures. Six new sets of 28mm miniatures have popped up for those playing as the French and the Prussians during this Historical period.

Rorke’s Drift Livestream Battle! [Catch Up Now!]

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You can now catch up on the Rorke's Drift Battle Report that we livestreamed this weekend. There were plenty of great moments and it should be a neat option to have on in the background whilst painting!

Firelock Games Announce Blood & Steel: Victorian Age Combat!

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Firelock Games last week announced a brand new game in their "Blood &..." range. Blood & Steel: Victorian Age Combat 1837-1901 is going to be coming up for pre-order in February with a full release in March/April this year.

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! 

American Civil War & Triple Alliance Releases From The Perrys!

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The folks at Perry Miniatures have been releasing some brand new metal miniatures for both the American Civil War and the War Of The Triple Alliance. We start this toe-dip into the Historical with some new American Civil War characters.

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.

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.

New Confederate Commanders Land From Eagle Figures

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Eagle Figures has added a few extra miniatures into the mix for those playing out the American Civil War in 28mm. The newest release comes in the form of some Confederate Command figures for use amongst your massed regiments.

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