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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!

Airdropped Weapons Hit The Ground In Flames Of War

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Flames Of War welcomes some new options for those playing as either the Airborne or the Fallschirmjäger in their battles played out during World War II.

Rebellion Unplugged Working On Sniper Elite: The Board Game

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Rebellion Unplugged is a new branch of the video game publishing company which is looking to bring their properties to the tabletop.

Osprey Games Announce Undaunted: North Africa For 2020

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Building on their highly successful game, Undaunted: Normandy, Osprey Games has teamed up with David Thompson and Trevor Benjamin once again alongside artist Roland MacDonald to produce a new game in the series, Undaunted: North Africa.

Sarissa Precision Build More Of Their Russian Terrain Range

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Sarissa Precision has been showing off some new terrain for those who want to build up the Eastern Front throughout the ages.

PHALANX Games’ 1941: Race To Moscow Now On Kickstarter

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PHALANX Game has now launched the Kickstarter for 1941: Race To Moscow.

Weekender: Racing To Moscow Atop Our Battle Pulpit!

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We're chatting with Phalanx Games about their new Kickstarter project and diving into more from the tabletop world this week!

Build The Russian Countryside With Sarissa Precision

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Sarissa Precision has been showing off two new releases for those building up the Russian countryside on their tabletops.

Community Spotlight: Cheap Buildings, Bellowing Orks & Modern Soldiers

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Some stylish and cheap buildings, a grand Ork Boss and Afghan War soldiers pop up this week from the community.

Weekender XLBS: Getting Out Of Your Hobby Funk!

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We chat to some of you folks in the community and discuss your hobby as well as what we've been up to!

White Dragon Show Off Heavy Weapons For Courage In Contact

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Some big guns have been shown off for those diving into Modern wargaming and White Dragon Miniatures' Courage In Contact range.

Firelock Games Loose The Pigeons For Blood & Valor

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Firelock Games and Phalanx Consortium's new venture, Blood & Valor, isn't far off and so they have been showing off some more sculpts that you'll be able to pick up for the US in this World War I wargame.

Bad Squiddo Games Tease A New Home Front Kickstarter

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Bad Squiddo Games has been teasing the coming of their new Home Front Kickstarter which goes live on November 27th.

Portal Games Prepare To Sleuth In Detective: Season One

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Building on the success of their Detective series, Portal Games has been showing off Detective: Season One which will be getting a release in 2020. 

Weekender: Dive Into Infinity Defiance Week & Epic 2nd Dynasty Spaceships!

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We're talking about awesome Sci-Fi dungeon crawlers, some epic 3D Printing Kickstarter goodness and more today.

Strike From The Skies With New Flames Of War Booklets

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Some new Booklets have now been released by the folks at Battlefront Miniatures for use in Flames Of War.

Community Spotlight: Hot Germans, Angry Englishmen & Gruff Dwarves

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Come and join us for a look at some awesome painting from you lovely people in the community!

Weekender: Infinity Defiance Kickstarter & FoW Campaign Launching Next Week!

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We're talking about the Infinity: Defiance themed week firing up on Monday PLUS the epic Flames Of War Global Campaign which will be running for SIX weeks!

Take To The Skies With Scale75’s WWII Chibi Cane

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Scale75 has just added another chibi character into the mix for their Little Big War range.

Hunker Down Behind Spectre Miniatures’ HESCO Barriers

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Stack up some new terrain elements from Spectre Miniatures as you build your modern battlefields.

Hobbity Showing Off New Game 303 Squadron At SPIEL ’19

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Hobbity are going to be showing off their World War II fighter game, 303 Squadron, at Essen SPIEL '19 this week.

4Ground Show Off Some New Roughed Up Fort Ruins

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Here we have some of the Fort Ruins from Supreme Littleness which have also been hit with the 4Ground Render

Weekender XLBS: Reskinning Your Tabletop Battles

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We're talking retooling Historical battles for Sci-Fi games and delving deeper into loads of hobby time from you and us!

Armour Up With New Weekly Flames Of War German Releases

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Flames Of War welcomes more German releases from Battlefront Miniatures

Mid-War Reinforcements Air Dropping Into Flames Of War

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The middle of November sees two new booklets being released for Flames of War.

New Kickstarter For Delta One Zero: Miniatures Game Is Bonza

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Bonza Games have just hit Kickstarter with a campaign for their modern combat tabletop game Delta One Zero.

Round Breakdown: Blood & Valor

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Rufus from Firelock Games is in the studio to take us through a round of their new game Blood & Valor which takes you to the battlefields of World War One.

Bad Squiddo Roll Out The Big Guns & Bofurs 40mm AA Kit

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Bad Squiddo Games has added a new kit into the mix for their World War II range. The big Bofors 40mm AA Gun & Crew is up for pre-order now, ready to be shipped out in November/December.

Slave2Gaming Bring The Aussies Into The Korean War

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Slave2Gaming has introduced another set of 28mm releases into the mix for those playing out battles around the Korean War.

Battle Through The Streets With PWork’s Roads Of War Mat

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If you want to take the fighting into an urban environment, either as part of a Sci-Fi adventure or a Pulpy zombie-filled scavenger hunt, then the new Roads Of War Mat might be a good addition to the collection from PWork Wargames.

Weekender: FoW Campaign Launching Soon & Anarchy Airbrushing Skills!

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Come and take a trip with us into the tabletop world with another episode of The Weekender talking airbrushing stencils, Flames Of War campaigns and more!

Hunt Tanks & Scout Ahead With More Flames Of War Releases

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Battlefront Miniatures has been showing off some new releases for Flames Of War. Again, this is another trilogy of German releases which allow you to try and hold back the Allies as they power up off the beaches and deeper into mainland Europe.

A Massive Haul Of Flames Of War Goodies For German Players

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Flames Of War continues to expand and grow with the releases of a whole bunch of new options for the Germans and those building D-Day-style forces.

Kev White’s Emo Assassin Is Looking For His Dog

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The Hasslefriesian, Kev White, has been showing off his current WIBP (you'll have to ask him what the B stands for) and this time it's a rather dapper gentleman. Smartly dressed in a bespoke suit striding forward with a purpose this Boogeyman is not someone you want to cross.

Blitzkrieg Miniatures Big Release Of Small Armour

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Blitzkrieg Miniatures have just released a host of small armoured fighting vehicles on the world, in this case three for the allies and three for the axis.

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.

Great Escape Games Talk Italians & World War II Hungarians

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Great Escape Games look to be exploring World War II by bringing some of the lesser-known forces to the tabletop.

Plastic Soldier Company Drop Battlegroup Northag Previews

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Plastic Soldier Company has been talking about a new Battlegroup option coming soon, Northag.

SITREP Podcast: What Makes The Perfect Wargame?

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Today Jim "Oriskany" and "G" talk about what makes the perfect wargame. Do we currently own it or is it something still off in the distance?

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

Weekender: WIN Joan Of Arc Siege Box & Oathsworn Adventure Into The Deepwood

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We're talking about two massive Kickstarter campaigns which are going to rock the start of October today on the show!

Victrix Announce Their Upcoming 12mm World War II Game

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Victrix has announced that they are working on a new venture, Victrix Games, which will be kicking things off with the launch of a World War II game in 12mm scale.

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