Sunday, 23 April 2017

WSS British Review

Sunday afternoon, time for a review of my WSS British forces.

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Thursday, 20 April 2017

18th Regiment of Foot 'Royal Irish'

18th Regiment of Foot 'Royal Irish', 28mm Front Rank Figurines, flag from Maverick Models. Lots of 18th century figures flying off the paint table at the moment. Feel that concentrating on one period has speeded up my painting, as if I've got my eye in on the figures I'm painting. That may of course be  misleading, but I'm enjoying painting WSS at the moment. Not to say that other periods will be completely neglected, just put on hold while I'm in the mood for the WSS. 

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Monday, 17 April 2017

Seleucid Horse Archers

15mm Seleucid Horse Archers from the War & Empire range by Forged in Battle.



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Friday, 14 April 2017

Wood's Regiment of Horse

Wood's Regiment of Horse for my WSS British, 28mm Front Rank Figurines with a flag from Maverick Models.

Horse colours should be dark, but I took a liberty for a campaign look. I think my next regiments will be on dark mounts.

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Monday, 10 April 2017

Anglo Zulu War Defences

Recently I've been working on my Anglo-Zulu War British forces and finally getting round to painting up the defences that came with the Warlord Games Horns of the Buffalo - Rorke's Drift set. The British included are new additions to those previously shown, and well timed reinforcements with the imminent  re-release of Death in the Dark Continent rules by Chris Peers. This is a new gaming experience for me as I haven't played them before, but given Mr Peers form as a rules writer, it's one I'm really looking forward to getting my hands on. 

The figures are 28mm and a mix of Wargames Foundry and Empress Miniatures.

If you're interested in Death in the Dark Continent see NorthStar Figures Nickstarter-

http://www.northstarfigures.com/



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Saturday, 8 April 2017

WSS British Artillery

A little something for the weekend. British artillery for my WSS collection, Figures are 28mm Front Rank Figurines.

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Thursday, 6 April 2017

Numidians

Numidian light cavalry, 15mm Baueda Miniatures, based for To the Strongest.


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Monday, 3 April 2017

Orkney's 'The Royal Scots' Regiment of Foot

The next battalion to take the field for my WSS British army is Orkney's, 'The Royal Scots'. Figures are 28mm Front Rank Figurines and the flag is from Maverick Models.
There is an excellent history of The Royal Scots on the Leagie of Augsburg blog,

http://leagueofaugsburg.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/the-royal-scots-senior-regiment-first.html

I've included a group shot of my British battalions in the pictures below.


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