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Mortem et Gloriam Share Solo Play Rules For Ancient Warfare

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Plastic Soldier Company have got on board with the creators of Historical wargame Mortem et Gloriam and there will be a launch of a new MEG Compendium coming next month (fingers crossed!).

Everything Is Looking Kushite For Footsore’s Mortal Gods

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If you're a fan of warbands seeking glory in the ancient world then you should check out Mortal Gods from Footsore Miniatures, and Games.

Pre-Orders Now Open For PHALANX Games’ Successors

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Successors is a strategy board game by the team at PHALANX Games now it is available to pre-order as part of their BackerKit Program. 

Weekender XLBS: Time To Lose The Licence?

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We're discussing whether or not licensed games end up suffering in the long run and lots more as we delve into plenty of hobby goodness!

Weekender: WIN Reichbusters Core Set & An Assyrian Mind Melter!

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We're diving into an awesome Mind Melter this week, exploring some fascinating new Kickstarters and News from the tabletop world AND giving away a copy of Reichbusters from Mythic Games!

Gripping Beast Introduce Genghis Khan To Swordpoint

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Gripping Beast has added a new supplement into the mix for Swordpoint. Now they are heading to the Far East and introducing the world of Genghis Khan. 

Victrix’s New Persian Plastics Fill The Skies With Arrows

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Victrix has been showing off more from their upcoming Historical plastic set which is packed with Persians. Lately, they have been dropping some previews for their Armoured Archers and some of the extra options that you're going to get in the kit as well. 

The Dacians & Sarmatians Arrive In Warlord Games’ SPQR

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Warlord Games has now added a bunch of new models into the mix for SPQR. If you're looking to play out a skirmishing campaign with the Dacians & Sarmatians then you now have an option with plenty of core elements to build your force.

Community Spotlight: Glamourous Aliens, Mediterranean Farms & Undead Wraiths

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We're diving in and checking out some absolutely sterling painting by our community once more across the genres.

Cover Revealed For TooFatLardies Upcoming Infamy, Infamy!

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TooFatLardies have revealed the new cover art for the upcoming rules - Infamy, Infamy! This new game takes you back into the Ancient world and the clashes between the Roman Empire and their various foes across many borders.

Prepare To March With Agema Miniatures’ Etruscan Armies

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Agema Miniatures has been previewing a few of the options they have been working on for their Ancient armies.

Grenzer Games Prepare For 15mm Imperial Roman Kickstarter

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Grenzer Games is preparing to fire up their Kickstarter for a selection of 15mm Imperial Romans in plastic.

Pendraken Bolster Their Tiny Persian & Greek Armies

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Pendraken Miniatures has now released a whole bunch of new Achaemenid Persian & Greek models in 10mm for you to use when battling through the Ancient world. 

Prepare For The Coming Of Victrix Persians In Summer 2020

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Victrix has now given us a date for the release of their Persian plastic set. If you can wait until summer you'll be able to get your hands on their Later Achaemenid Persians.

Weekender XLBS: Historical Battles; Who Could Fight Who?

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Come and join us for a delve into the world of weirdness that is Weekender XLBS. This time we're talking more historical battle goodness and trying to work out who could fight who.

Weekender: Warhammer 40K TV Series – What Do You Want To See?

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We've got burning questions to answer, indie companies to explore and ask YOU to have your say on the OTT Gaming Awards for 2020.

Serve The Empire In New Game, Soldiers Of Rome

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Warwick Kinrade has returned to ancient history for his latest rule set, Soldiers of Rome. Using the Soldiers of God, as a basis for the system Soldiers of Rome expands the two lists in the crusades to three in this book. While this may not seen like a lot the focus on Soldiers of Rome

Grow Your Finest Civilisation In Super Meeple’s Genesia

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Super Meeple has its sights set on a game of civilisation building and history that can be played in a short time frame. Genesia is on the horizon for later this year, penned by designer Eric Labouze.

Warlord Teases New SPQR Leaders & Cavalry For Ancient Skirmishes

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Warlord Games has been teasing some new releases coming to the world of Ancient wargaming that is SPQR.

New Kushites Pledge Support To The Persians From Footsore

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Footsore Miniatures & Games has been showing off some more of what is to come in 2020 and their focus has turned to some Kushites who are going to be battling alongside the Persians.

4Ground Preview New Greek Buildings For Clash Of Spears

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4Ground has been showing off more from their upcoming range of buildings for use in Clash Of Spears (Final Hours On Kickstarter Now!) and other Ancient wargames.

Clash Of Spears Kickstarter Campaign Enters Final Hours

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Clash Of Spears, which has stolen the hearts of many including our very own Gerry, is coming towards the end of its Kickstarter campaign over the next few hours.

Community Spotlight: Classic Rangers, Battle Sisters & 1/72 Ancient Armies

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This week we're looking at some classic Citadel miniatures, a stylish Sister Of Battle and also some mighty Ancient armies!

Craft Clash Of Spears’ Ancient World With 4Ground Buildings

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4Ground is going to be working with the team at Fighting Hedgehog on a range of textured buildings to suit their already very popular game, Clash Of Spears, which is on Kickstarter right now. 

Weekender XLBS: Everyone’s Got A Game In Them!

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Come and join us as we're showing off some hobby that we're proud of and get stuck into a discussion on whether or not there's a game in all of us...

Weekender: The Perfect Time To Be A Fantasy Wargamer?

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We've got a mix of both World War II awesomeness and Fantasy wargaming goodies to look at this week. Plus, Gerry gets excited about a great looking Ancients game!

Persian Immortals Take Shape For Footsore’s Mortal Gods

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Footsore Miniatures & Games are going to be adding to their Persian collection for Mortal Gods soon as the sculpts for the Perian Immortals have been taking shape this month.

Weekender: Cynical Cash Grabs & Charlemagne

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We're talking about cash grabs and a potted history of Rome which is clearly on point. Plus, some epic roleplaying Kickstarters worth your attention.

Fight Large Scale Battles With Gripping Beast’s Milites Mundi

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Gripping Beast has now opened up pre-orders for their new set of slightly tweaked rules, Milites Mundi.

Keep An Eye On Clash Of Spears’ Kickstarter Launch Countdown

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As many know already I'm feverishly excited for the Clash of Spears skirmish warband game being released and with today's announcement that wait is one day closer to finishing.

Warlord Games Rouse The Germanic Hordes For SPQR

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Warlord Games has been banding together new forces which will look to the borders of Rome's Empire with eager eyes.

Sarissa Precision Eye The Borders With Roman Watchtower

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Sarissa Precision has got their eye on the frontier with the addition of a new terrain piece to their collection for Ancient wargamers. Here we have their new Roman Watchtower.

Victrix Keep Us In The Loop On New Persian Plastics

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Victrix is talking more about the upcoming Persian Infantry plastic kits again this week as they look towards the Ancient era once more.

Victrix Working On Clash Of Spears Sets To Get You Started

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Clash Of Spears is on the way to tabletops from The Wargame Spot and Victrix have joined forces with them in order to create a range of plastic sets which will help you get started in the game.

Community Spotlight: Monstrous Gangs, Historic Libyans & Sci-Fi Metal

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Come and join us for a peek at some more awesome painting from our lovely community from the past week or so.

Warlord Gather Together Two 1000 Denarii SPQR Warbands

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The folks at Warlord Games have brought together some rather large warbands for you to use in SPQR.

Victrix’s Norman & Persian Plastics Prepare For Battle

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Victrix Limited has been keeping us updated on the progress of their new plastic ranges starting off with the Unarmoured Norman Infantry who are going to be making up the bulk of your invasion force.

Pendraken Miniatures Reinforces Rome’s Enemies

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Pendraken Miniatures  have shown off their latest 10 mm releases for ancient battles. These Dacian and Sarmatian horsemen are the final packs for the range that Pendraken will be offering up within the next week.

There’s A Clash Of Spears Coming From Fighting Hedgehog

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If you've missed our Historicon coverage or managed to dodge my whittering on in the XLBS then it is just possible that you are unaware of the hotly anticipated ancients wargame Clash of Spears coming in time for Christmas!

Plastic Soldier Take On Publishing Simon Hall’s Wargames!

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Some big news hit this week concerning Plastic Soldier Company and their future relationship with Simon Hall.

Gripping Beast Collect Together 10mm Roman Previews

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Gripping Beast has now shown off the full set of Roman releases in 10mm which will be coming your way soon.

Footsore Miniatures Add Thrakian Heroes Into Mortal Gods

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Three new heroes have been added into the mix by Footsore Miniatures for those looking to play a different faction in the world of Mortal Gods.

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