Napoleonic

By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 10th, 2014
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Warlord Games has purchased Pro Gloria Miniatures. This will bring PGM’s Landsknechts miniatures into the Pike & Shotte world from WG, officially. Pro Gloria’s (former) owner, Stephan Huber’s reason for selling was that he wanted to see the line grow, but just wasn’t able...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 8th, 2014
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Grand Manoeuvre adds to their Waterloo army packs with the release of their new paper German troops. Replay one of the most important battles in European history with these new army sets. They’ve got troops in several formations, as well as artillery (limbered and unlimbered), and flag sheets t...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 8th, 2014
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Capitan Games is offering free downloads of their 1st Carlist War Army Lists from their website. The Carlist War was the last of the Napoleonic age and was fought between two groups claiming that their candidate was the right one to take over the Spanish throne. And that just reminds us that we shoul...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 2nd, 2014
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Warlord Games adds to their Napoleonic range with their new Nassau Light Infantry, posed as though they were firing, over in their webshop. These Dutch soldiers have a bit of an interesting history, fighting both for and against the British during the Napoleonic wars. Quite a bit of a turbulent time,...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 23rd, 2014
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Grand Manoeuvre expands their Napoleonic paper miniatures range with their new Dutch-Belgian army set. Source From the release: Grand Manoeuvre have just released the first in a mini-series of 6mm paper Waterloo army packs; a Dutch-Belgian army. This is an opportunity to do Waterloo at very little ex...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 21st, 2014
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Victrix is having a sale on some of their Napoleonic box sets over in their webshop. Source From the sales sheet: From 21st November to Sunday the 30th November we are following up our successful British 25% off boxed set deal with a 25% off boxed set deal for all our French and Austrian sets. [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 11th, 2014
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Victrix has a sale running this week on their Napoleonic British box sets over in their webshop. Source From the announcement: For the past few months the emphasis at Victrix has very much been on our Ancient ranges. We thought we would remind you about our superb range of Napoleonic plastics so what...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 11th, 2014
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Grand Manoeuvre adds to their 6mm Napoleonic line of paper minis with new Polish forces. Source From the release: Adding to its growing range of armies, Grand Manoeuvre has just released Napoleonic Grand Duchy of Warsaw troops in 6mm. The army has 23 unit files and one infantry flag file. In the army...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Oct 21st, 2014
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Warlord Games now has their British Rocketeer with horse available over in their webshop. The Rockawho? Source From the release: Spread panic in the French lines with the addition of some Rocketeers to your British Napoleonic forces! As well as using Bombarding Frames to launch rockets through the sk...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Oct 8th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures knows there’s no such thing as “too detailed” when it comes to historical minis. As such, they’ve been working at redoing the hats for the British artillery crew to make sure they most-accurately represent the style at the time. Source From the post: Alban Kic...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Oct 8th, 2014
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Capitan Games has released their Divisional Commander book over in their webshop for all you Napoleonic players. Source From the release: These rules are designed to play battles of medium size, involving a division, or a small corps, from the whole Napoleonic era, including the British-American War ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Oct 7th, 2014
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Najewitz Modellbau launched a new line of 28mm Waterloo houses over in their webshop. Source From the release: Here the first building for the Waterloo Campaign. More will follow soon. Useful for Ligny, Quatre Bras, Wavre...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 29th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures is showing off the greens for the last missing pieces for the British Artillery Crew over in their Napoleonic Artillery Kickstarter. Source From the post: Alban Miniatures artillery kick starter is going great guns with the British, French and Austrian cannons and the British artille...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 27th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures is showing off some greens of the British Artillery crew sculpts they’re working on for their Napoleonic Artillery Kickstarter campaign. Source From the update: Pictured are previews of the Alban Kick-starter British Napoleonic foot artillery sculpts 1 to 5 of 6 from Martins wo...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Sep 21st, 2014
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Warlord Games has released a new set of Napoleonic French Engineers over in their webshop. Source From the website: Napoleonic French Engineers were men charged with building bridges and fortifications as well as breaking down the gates and obstacles protecting the enemy. As such they were amongst th...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 17th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures has added another French Dragoon to their Napoleonic Artillery Kickstarter campaign. Source From the update: Alban Miniatures have now offered an early bird Dragoon bonus along with 2 French Dragoon stretch bonus figures to their artillery Kickstarter. That’s a lot of metal for...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Sep 17th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Napoleonic line with some new releases over in their webshop. Source From the release: Even more French reinforcements are now available with the elite skirmishing Voltigeurs. Meanwhile, you can see the deadly effects of the French sharpshooting with these British Casualti...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Sep 15th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Napoleonic range with the new plastic box set of Late French Light Infantry. Source From the website: Our latest Napoleonic boxed set arrives today – the Late French Light Infantry, containing 30 of our superb plastic infantrymen and 6 metal command figures. Not all of Nap...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 15th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures is showing off their French Dragoon sculpts for their stretch goal over on their Napoleonic Artillery Kickstarter campaign. Source From the announcement: Alban Miniatures are offering a stretch goal bonus if their Kick-starter reaches£1,050. Pledges of £24 and above will receive a ye...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Sep 14th, 2014
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Warlord Games adds to their Napoleonic range with the release of their British 95th Rifles box set over in their webshop. Source From the website: Now available in store, the famous Chosen Men of the British 95th Rifles. This fantastic metal boxed set contains 14 characterful riflemen, as well as one...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Sep 12th, 2014
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Murawski Miniatures knows leadership is crucial in the midst of battle. As such, they’ve released their new Polish High Command miniatures over in their webshop. Source From the release: Murawski Miniatures is proud to announce the release of a pack of 7 figures, including Poniatowski. Figures ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 8th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures brings more cannons to the table with some more varieties being added to their Napoleonic Artillery Kickstarter. Source From the campaign: Alban Miniatures have adde a French Gribeauval 4lber and an Austrian 3lber to the British 6lber it is producing as part of its artillery kick sta...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 7th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures has started a Kickstarter campaign in order to fund a new Napoleonic-era British artillery piece. Source From the campaign: Alban Miniatures have decided that now is the time to dip the toe in to finance faster expansion of the range by offering their first kick starter. This kick st...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Aug 15th, 2014
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Murawski Miniatures expands their Napoleonic line with some new artillerymen pieces. Source From the release: Murawski Miniatures release 28mm Grand Duchy of Warsaw Horse artillery. 8 unique sculpts showing crews firing or loading. Price, including lb. gun, £12....
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Aug 6th, 2014
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Waugh Games and Hoka Hey Wargaming have some new Napoleonic miniatures releases over in their webshop. Source From the announcement: We have just started producing the Graven Images Napoleonic range ,they are on our websites now and available to buy...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jul 24th, 2014
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Geek Nation Tours is now booking for their The Battle of Waterloo tour next year. Along with the battlefield tours, they will have Dave Taylor doing a painting seminar on historical miniatures and the co-host will be Barry Hilton the writer of League of Augsburg Napoleonic Tabletop gaming rules. Sour...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 11th, 2014
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Murawski Miniatures adds to their Napoleonic line with the release of new Polish Uhlans and Infantry minis. Source From the release: Grand Duchy of Warsaw Polish Uhlans and infantry in campaign uniform. 3 cavalry – £12 (separate arms and carbine) Cavalry command – £12 ( officer, bugler an...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 6th, 2014
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Warlord Games swells the ranks of the French infantry with the release of their new Late Napoleonic troops box set. Source From the release: Available from today are the core of Bonaparte’s all-conquering French army – in plastic! These excellent Napoleonic Late French Line Infantry are joined by a s...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 5th, 2014
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Murawski Miniatures gives you more options for your Napoleonic-era forces with the release of several new sets of troops. Source From the release: The firing line is now complete! Packs available are: Command x 6 £9.25 Fusiliers x 6 £9 Grenadiers x 3 £5 Voltiguers x 3 £5 Battalions packs are also ava...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jun 16th, 2014
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Warlord Games lets you jump into a French force easily with their new Napoleonic starter army. Source From the release: Our Napoleonic French Waterloo Starter Army is packed with proud Frenchmen ready to join the battle to see the Emperor Bonaparte restored to the throne of France. This set is ideal ...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jun 6th, 2014
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Wargames Holiday Centre will be holding a massive Waterloo gaming event later this month. Reserve your spot to join in on this gaming event. Source From the post: Waterloo 20th-22nd June 2014 . There are still places open for this most prestigious of duff ups!! Make sure you book early though as this...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
May 27th, 2014
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Alban Miniatures gives you historical players some more options with the release of their new Napoleonic Saxon infantry. Source From the release: Alban Miniatures have released 5 different packs of Napoleonic Saxon Infantry. These French allied bicornes beauties are suitable for 1809 and the likes of...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
May 23rd, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Black Powder range with the release of their new Napoleonic Hanoverians box set. Source From the release: More plastic troops are added to the forces arrayed against the tyrant Bonaparte this week as our brave Hanoverians are now available! The Duke of Wellington’s armies ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
May 4th, 2014
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Warlord Games has released their new Napoleonic Royal Horse Artillery over in their webshop. … it doesn’t actually shoot royal horses. I was a bit disappointed. Source From the release: Reinforce Wellington’s armies with these new arrivals from the Royal Horse Artillery – a 6 pounder and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Apr 29th, 2014
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Grand Manoeuvre has released their new paper Napoleonic Imperial Guard miniatures over on their website. Source From the release: Adding to my range of Napoleonic paper armies, I`ve just posted the French Imperial Guard at the GM site – the contents are as follows:...