Favorite AWI Blog's 2014

  • ECW Baroque - I never turn down the opportunity to wargame with John Maguire as I know we will be playing with some of the most beautifully painted figures. John Coll...
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VolleyFireVSFwargames

New for 2013 new adventures 1895 and Beyond
http://volleyfirevsfgames.blogspot.com/

Henry has introduced me to a new set of rules look here for new tales of these adventures.
IHNM - In Her Majesty's Name by Osprey

Volleyfiresupplydepot

My newly updated blog for supplies and painting tips gleaned from the web and my general surplus miniature selling page click on the link to take you to the new blog.
http://volleyfiresupplydepot.blogspot.com/

I now have joined the electronic age and have paypal and EBay auctions.

VolleyFireOverseas

This is a blog I set up to chronicle my adventures in wargaming overseas in Scotland in 2011 and to continue following particular games overseas that I enjoyed with my new friends in Edinburgh. I look forward to finally updating this with more pics soon.

http://volleyfireoverseas.blogspot.com/

Napoleonic Campaigning in Italy

Napoleonic Campaigning in Italy
Les Grognards Blog "The sabre that Napoleon used at Marengo"

Napoleon's Drum and his Marshals

Napoleon's Drum and his Marshals
Napoleon Mulling over his battle plan

Napoleon reflecting by Iron Mitton

Napoleon reflecting by Iron Mitton
Quiet before the battle

Napoleon the morning of waterloo

More Iron Mitton Cartoons

More Iron Mitton Cartoons
Knock - Knock

Iron Mitton Cartoons

Iron Mitton Cartoons

Civility in wargaming

Civility in wargaming

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Cold Weather Antics

Its Cold AS ICE and your willing to sacrifice your men.................... (sung to Foreigner)

*It's so cold, walking outside is like re-enacting the retreat from Moscow in 1812…
It's so cold, my fingers get stuck to my miniatures…
It's so cold, even my die rolling last night was warmer…

Its; snow and ice ........... so what's behind that hill..........

Also what would a winter retreat be without some pics to go with it ebay UK auctions cool figures from the http://theminiaturespage.com/market/msg.mv?id=66736




Really like the eagle carrying ensign wrapped in the French flag for warmth
 and the Colonel with a carbine in a heavy green overcoat!

*"some taken from military matters" http://theminiaturespage.com/news/?id=872627576

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Marshal Murat


Interesting Painting I have this figure in 25mm Minifigs


Murat