There is something about a spaceship…

There is something about a spaceship and spaceship battles that has fascinated me for many years, I have loved watching sci-fi films and TV series since a very young age, and now since I have written my own set of rules for spaceship battles I have been collecting and making and painting spaceships…. And while … [Read more…]

Messing about on the river… with ACW ironclads.

I think these have been the hardest models I have ever painted!!! Well actually that’s needs clarifying… Ok the models were easy very easy, really quick paint job, fairly good finish, and they should look great on the table, but the bases are another thing, they were the hardest things I have ever painted, and … [Read more…]

A Stars & Lasers game – a planetary blockade.

Last night at the club I put on a game of Stars & Lasers for a couple of friends, one had played before and the other this was his first time. Normally I only do “meeting engagements” when it’s a first game but the guy that had played before wanted to try a simple scenario, … [Read more…]

Sword & Spear battle…

I had a game of Sword & Spear at the club on Monday using my freshly painted and based 15mm ancient army… for this game they were going to be used as Germanic tribes. I had painted these figures a while back, well actually there is not a lot of paint on them! I really … [Read more…]

Some old buildings and some new ships…

I found a couple of spare hours over the Christmas break so started going through a couple of boxes of half-finished projects and came across some buildings I had started making a while back, these buildings were for me to use with my 20mm WW2 figures. I found that I needed more buildings to finish … [Read more…]