American Revolution

By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 5th, 2016
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Warlord Games has a pair of news stories pertaining to Black Powder, their miniatures war game set in the 16th and 17th centuries. The first is that Rebellion!, their American Revolution supplement, is now available in .pdf form. The other is that they are taking pre-orders for a new starter set base...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Apr 28th, 2016
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Sometimes games just need to get themselves a little update. Old mechanics that worked at the time get to seem bulky or don’t adequately cover what you want them to. New units surpass old ones in value. Things just seem stale. It happens. Well, Too Fat Lardies felt it was time to update Sharp P...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Feb 12th, 2016
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Oh, hello there, Friday. Didn’t see you come in. No, no, it’s fine. Have a seat and stay for a while. You know everyone’s pretty happy to see you around. Here, why don’t you have a snack? I’ve prepared a platter of bite-sized gaming stories for you to nosh on. What’...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jan 25th, 2016
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I’m a Hessian without no aggression. Warlord Games recently started taking pre-orders for their Colonial troops for their new American War of Independence sets. Well, you can’t really have colonial troops without some redcoats to fight against them. So that’s what they’re taki...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jan 19th, 2016
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Warlord Games has expanded their stock of plastic sets for the American War of Independence line. So if you’re looking to add some backbone to your colonial forces, that’s certainly a possibility now. There’s three different groups of troopers, as well as different sets you can get ...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Oct 30th, 2015
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Warlord Games might be breaking into the sci-fi miniatures business with Beyond the Gates of Antares and Terminator: Genisys, but they’re still mostly known for their historical miniatures, and for good reason. They’ve got quite an extensive catalog of figures and they’re constantly...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Oct 12th, 2014
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Victorian Steel saves your caffeine hands with the release of their new 33rd Regiment flag for you American War for Independence-era gamers. Source From the release: War came in 1775, and the 33rd, under its young Colonel, Earl Cornwallis, was part of the reinforcement sent to America early in 1776. ...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Oct 6th, 2014
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Victorian Steel has a new American Revolution banner up on their website. Give your caffeine hands a break. Source From the release: Two more FLAG sheets for the A.W.I. including the first Patriotic American flag sheet, available in the web store....
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Sep 30th, 2014
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Osprey Publishing has started taking pre-orders for their new Land of the Free rulebook, which helps you recreate conflicts from around the American Revolution. Source From the website: Land of the Free: Wargames Rules for North American 1754 – 1815 are now available to pre-order from the Osprey Publ...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Sep 11th, 2014
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Wargames Factory now has a new box set of Colonial Militia as part of their American Revolution line. Source From the release: Colonial Militia are now shipping from our web store! This versatile kit contains 30 highly detailed, multi-part plastic miniatures representing volunteer militia that fought...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Aug 28th, 2014
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Victorian Steel helps out your caffeine hands with the release of a free flag sheet for the British 17th foot regiment that was used in North America from 1775 to 1783. Source From the release: Sheet 03 includes the 14th,15th,16th,17th and the Coldstream Guards Plus the Kings colours. Or our excellen...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Aug 20th, 2014
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Warlord Games has released Rebellion! their American Revolution supplement for Black Powder. Source From the release: Released today is our Black Powder American War of Independence supplement, Rebellion! This glorious 144-page full-colour book, written by Steve Jones, comes with a free eighteenth ce...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 20th, 2014
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Warlord Games has started taking orders for Rebellion!, their new American Revolution sourcebook for Black Powder. Source From the announcement: Available for pre-order this week is our Black Powder American War of Independence supplement, Rebellion! This glorious 144-page full-colour book, written b...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 14th, 2014
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Wargames Factory expands their American Revolution range with the release of their new Continentals box set. Source From the release: This kit contains 30 highly detailed multi-part plastic miniature toy soldiers representing George Washington’s Continental army during the American War of Independenc...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 3rd, 2014
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Battle Brush Studios has posted a review of the plastic British Infantry box from Wargames Factory. Source From the article: It has been a while since my last review of a Wargames Factory kit, but recently I was approached by WGF’s lovely sales people if I was free to review their latest releas...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jun 28th, 2014
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Grimsby Wargames Society, the saints of caffeine hands, has a new flag sheet available. This time it’s the British North American Regiments flags used from 1775-1783. Source From the release: First of all i like to thank all the people who have used the flags i have created and donated to the C...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jun 25th, 2014
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All the King’s Men has released their new 54mm American Revolution Command set over in their webshop. Source From the release: All the King’s Men Toy Soldiers is pleased to announce new command figures for the American Revolution, including a fifer and drummer. The figures come with separ...
By Polar_Bear
In American Civil War
Jun 12th, 2014
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All the King’s Men has released new conversion bits to make African American soldiers for their 54mm miniatures. Source From the announcement: All the King’s Men Toy Soldiers is pleased to announce separate heads to make black soldiers. These pieces can be used from the American Revolutio...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jun 5th, 2014
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Wargames Factory is happy to release their new American Revolution British Infantry plastic box set over in their webshop. Source From the release: AWI British are here. 30 highly detailed, multi-part, hard plastic figures representing the center and flank companies of the British army during the Ame...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
May 30th, 2014
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All the King’s Men has several new 54mm Civilian Militia sets, for several different wars, available now over in their webshop. Source From the release: All the King’s Men Toy Soldiers is pleased to announce a new set of civilian militia. These figures can be used from the American Revolu...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Apr 17th, 2014
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Wargames Factory is looking to make a new American Revolution range of miniatures. The first minis will be British Redcoats, with more to follow. Source From the announcement: Wargames Factory will be producing an AWI range. The first kit to be released is the British, and there are five more kits to...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Mar 1st, 2014
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Crann Tara Miniatures is taking down names of those of you historical gamers out there that want their new British range of models as soon as they’re available. Source From the post: I am pleased to say that I expect to have stocks of the British Line infantry with me in the next couple of [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 21st, 2013
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Fife and Drum Miniatures are in their final days over on Kickstarter. They’ve made more than 4x their goal, so it’s all about seeing what more stretch goals they can make it through. From the campaign: Fife and Drum Miniatures is in it’s final few days of its kickstarter and has unl...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 1st, 2013
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Fife and Drum Miniatures made it past their first stretch goal over in their Revolutionary War Kickstarter campaign. From the update: Fife and Drum Miniatures has passed it’s first stretch goal of $9000 and has unlocked the “Spirit of 76” vignette at the $6 or higher level. Next up ...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 6th, 2012
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Smooth & Rifled has released their American War for Independence supplement over on their website. It’s free! From the announcement: The American War of Independence supplement for Smooth&Rifled has been released. It can be dowloaded for free (like many other supplements) Smooth&...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 3rd, 2012
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All The King’s Men continues their line with new Highland Grenadiers. From the release: The new 54mm additions to our American Revolution line continue. Once again, these figures are all metal and affordable for wargaming or collecting. They are Highland grenadiers, ready to form a storming par...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Jul 2nd, 2012
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All The King’s Men has new sets of British and Highlander infantry for their American Revolution line. From the release: All the King’s Men is pleased to announce several new releases for the summer of 2012. They all belong to our American Revolution line, and are 54mm metal. The first is...
By Polar_Bear
In American Revolution
Apr 24th, 2012
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Gordon & Hague has some new American Revolution figures coming out soon and they wanted to show off a preview. From the preview: Gordon & Hague preview their new 10mm, pre-painted, American Revolution figures....