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Tehnolog Cheap Wargaming Miniatures from Russia

When I was a kid, buying anything mail order was a bit of a crap shoot, unless you were purchasing through the Sears catalog or some other rock-solid American vendor. But ordering a consumer product directly from China or Russia? Pffft. Kiss your American greenbacks goodbye! Today however, I think …

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Romans vs Werewolves Skirmish Wargame

Being huge fans of the space opera genre, last year we backed the Kickstarter campaign for Fistful of Lead: Galactic Heroes, “a quick and easy set of wargaming rules for skirmishes in the far future.” You can watch our Galactic Heroes unboxing and gameplay demonstration video Right Here if you’d …

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Gaslands Motorcycle Miniatures

As you can probably tell from some of our previous videos, we’re huge fans of Gaslands, the tabletop miniature wargaming rules for post-apocalyptic vehicular combat, written by Mike Hutchinson and published by Osprey Wargames. Though easily adaptable to other wargaming scales such as 15mm and 28mm, the Gaslands rules are …

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Blood Bowl 1988 Elves vs Orcs Game

Sometime after the release of Blood Bowl second edition in 1988, but before the release of Blood Bowl third edition in 1994, I purchased a complete Games Workshop metal orc football team, which had all 16 players crammed into a single hard-shell blister pack. As far as I know, those …

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Swords & Spells Favorite Wargaming Moment

Click for Info The first tabletop wargaming book I ever purchased was the classic Swords & Spells “rules for large-scale miniatures battles based on the game Dungeons and Dragons,” written by the man himself, Gary Gygax. Since my friends and I were big fans of both original and Advanced Dungeons …

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Blood Bowl 2nd Edition Unboxing

Miniature wargaming enthusiasts sometimes joke about the “mountain of lead” or “pile of shame,” when referring to the horde of unpainted miniatures that tends to accumulate over the years, as the rate of acquisition outstrips the time (or motivation) available to build, paint and base them. In the case of …

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Hellboy vs Cthulhu HorrorClix Game

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 15 years since the first Hellboy movie hit theaters, way back in 2004. The iconic fantasy/horror film was directed by Guillermo del Toro and starred Ron Perlman in the title role, both of whom also returned for Hellboy II, The Golden Army, which …

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Dust 1947 Cthulhu Mythos Faction

In the last decade, both Fantasy Flight Games and Battlefront Miniatures have published their own versions of Dust Tactics, a tactical miniatures board game set in Paolo Parente’s alternate WWII universe. But in 2016, Dust Studio retook the reins and published its own Dust ruleset: Paolo Parente’s Dust 1947 system …

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Discount Hellboy Gaming Miniatures

Mike Mignola’s legendary Hellboy character is enjoying a pop-culture resurgence this year with both a miniatures-based tabletop game and a new major motion picture coming out in the next two months. After launching Hellboy: The Board Game with a very successful Kickstarter campaign last year, Mantic Games is now offering …

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Gaslands Rumble in the Rockies

When we attended local tabletop gaming convention Genghis Con 41 in Aurora, Colo., last year, we just showed up and enjoyed the spectacle, without really participating in anything. For this year’s Genghis Con 42 however, we preregistered for a number of events, including a miniatures painting class, the Olympus Games …

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