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Matt Crump
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Louisiana Zoaves
Have been working on lots of stuff recently and whilst I finished off some ancient bits for our game last week these Louisiana Zoaves had sat half finished on the painting table. No more ...........they are done 😀 Not sure my painting does the lovely Perry...

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The Battle of Phaselis also known as the Battle of the flaming pigs : Blood in the Sand
Having unloaded from their ships the Roman invasion force trudged in land, the General was under strict instructions to make haste he must be ready to attack by full moon or his life would undoubtedly be forfeit. He had pushed the men hard there had been no...

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and now the roads............
Still on holiday which is great 😀 Managing to keep productive between the chores, to go with the new mats I needed some new roads. The key thing was being able to, flex the set up more than previously which was feeling a little restrictive. As always I wan...

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Arabic/desert town upgrade and 286 churches !
Off work this week a few chores and trips but also a bit of time for a project or two. First up I have been meaning to make some additional walls to use with my Arabic Village buildings. Made two sections of 'big' walls, same contrsuction as the other build...

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Engagement at Kovyagi : Operation Rumyantsev 1943
Our third battle in this mini campaign sees the 1st Guards Tank Brigade under Vladimir M Gorelov being counterattacked by the 1SS 3rd Panzer Regiment under Edwin Meiderdress. The Battle which took place on the 11 th August 1943 saw vicious fighting in the t...

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Colonel Cavendish in Zanzibar : IHMN
Well finally got round to completing the next instalment. In fact the Colonel doesn't appear here ....... Only three pages to tell the dismal destruction of Lady Margret......oringianlly the scenario had a third faction the Arab slavers but their commander ...

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The rescue of Maximus Flatulus : blood in the sand
Whilst the many smaller territories and kingdoms of the wider Ancient world have squabbled amongst themselves, a new power has started to arise in the West. In Magna Greeca the Romani have absorbed many of the local tribes. Starting from a small muddy swamp...

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Bits and bobs (aka getting some stuff off the painting tray)
Taken a slight pause from all sorts of stuff to finish a couple of bits off for up and coming games. In no particular order.... Another war elephant, a Macedonian type driver Howdah is empty so I can put different troops in when needed Some ancient artiller...

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Roman Cavalry Turma : Hadrian's Wall celebration
Living in the far north of England can be a pain sometimes, cold, wet and dark far too much but we do have masses of history. Living only 20 miles from Hadrians wall is great and as part of a special celebration this year they staged some re-enactments over...

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The Walking Dead : All out War
I am big fan of zombies but I just haven't managed to get my german WW2 zombie force sorted out for a larger scale game, this will come one day...... in the meantime I picked up the Mantic All Out War starter set back at Christmas. We failed to play it back...
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