Bolt Action

By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Apr 27th, 2015
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Warlord Games is here to help out you German commanders with your little “Russian Tank” problem. They’ve released their new Marder I Tank Destroyer kit. Originally made from reconfigured vehicles and re-purposed guns, these tank destroyers eventually started to give Russian tank-dri...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Apr 13th, 2015
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Warlord Games has had a lot of tanks being released lately. Well, now they’ve got a bit of a way to fight back with their French Anti-Tank rifle team. Plus, it comes with a light mortar and army sniper as well. Along with that, they’ve come up with two French army packages. They’ve ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Apr 10th, 2015
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Warlord Games helps you Allies players invade Europe with the release of their Sherman V Duplex Drive tank. Built to float using retractable screens, the tanks had propellers to help move them through the water. Part of “Hobart’s Funnies,” named after Major General Hobart and the fa...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Apr 6th, 2015
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Warlord Games gives your Late-German army a bit more of a punch with their new Sd.Kfz 165 Hummel self-propelled gun. You know, so you don’t have to lug the gun around yourself. The tank has a 15cm gun on a Panzer IV chassis. Though it was open-topped and lightly-armored, it was used throughout ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 31st, 2015
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Warlord Games knows that a tank offensive is not going to reach its full potential without a good tank commander. As such, they’ve got their new Carro Comando vehicle. You can’t have your commander just running around on foot, they need to be able to be right up in the thick of things, an...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 30th, 2015
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Warlord Games is now taking pre-orders for their Stug III Zug Box Set over in their webshop. The set not only contains the standard 3 tanks (which an be assembled as either the StuG III?Ausf G assault gun or as the 10.5cm Sturmhaubitze infantry support gun, but they’re throwing in an extra bonu...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 19th, 2015
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Warlord Games has started taking down names of those of you gamers out there who want to get their upcoming Senegalese Tirailleurs Infantry box set as soon as it’s available. Be the first gamer on your block with these figures when they’re released. WWII was truly a World War, with many n...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 18th, 2015
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Warlord Games and Sarissa Precision help you make your gaming table look like an actual European town during WWII with some new factory terrain pieces. They’ve got their large factory, the office/warehouse, and the power room. Go check ‘em out and see if you’d like to have your litt...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 16th, 2015
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Warlord Games has another pair of Soviet tank kits available for Bolt Action. Both sit on the same chassis, but the armaments are rather different. The KV-1E had your standard 76.2mm tank cannon, while the KV-8 got all toasty with a flamethrower. From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 10th, 2015
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Warlord Games brings a big punch to your Soviet forces with the release of the KV-85 Heavy Tank for Bolt Action. Needing something to fight Germany’s heavy tanks like the Tiger, the Russians did what they do best, built big. With an 85mm gun, the KV-85 helped the late-war effort of the Russians...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 9th, 2015
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Warlord Games is running a special deal this month on their website. If you spend £50 in their webshop, you’ll get a free German Officer with your order. Spend £100 and you’ll get two, and so forth and so on. Also, every order placed this month (including ones already made, so don’t...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 2nd, 2015
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Warlord Games has a new T34/76 tank kit as well as a platoon of them for Bolt Action. For you tankers out there, you know how important the Russian T34 was on the battlefield. Now you can get a whole mess of them in one go. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 23rd, 2015
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Warlord Games gets your scouts out there in style. No crawling through underbrush or climbing up trees or walking for miles and miles, they’ve got the new White Scout Car available over in their webshop. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 19th, 2015
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Warlord Games wants to make sure Bolt Action is good and well-balanced. As such, they’ve taken a look over the Additional Units .pdf and made some updates. Did any of your favorite models get an update? Go check out the file to find out. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 16th, 2015
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Warlord Games had announced a free mini with qualifying purchases in their webshop. Well, they had so many people asking if they could get them separately as well that Warlord decided they’d go ahead and do just that. So now you can get this Russian Command set over in their webshop. This deal ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 9th, 2015
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Warlord Games knows one of Russia’s greatest assets in wartime is their winter. Having turned back more than a few invaders already, it happened again during WWII. But the weather alone wasn’t what kept occupying forces back. It was also the stalwart Russian infantry. Warlord has released...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 3rd, 2015
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Warlord Games has a new German High Command set available for Bolt Action. Great for use as your commanders for your force, the piece could also be an objective or part of a diorama. The piece is available now over in the Warlord Games webshop. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 2nd, 2015
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Warlord Games goes back to WWI with this release. Tanks were still a very new thing at the time and arms designers hadn’t quite worked out all the designs yet. With that, we have the Saint-Chamond tank, now available for your Bolt Action games. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 30th, 2015
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Warlord Games helps you keep your French troops in line with the release of their new French Army HQ set. And to get them around safely and in style, they have the new Lorraine Armored Carrier as well. I hear it can also transport cheese very well. Because the Simpsons. Source From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 28th, 2015
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Warlord Games has a new, thematic set for Bolt Action available. It’s the “Guarding the Chateau” set and is good for use as a command section for your German army. Or the guy in the trench coat, hat, and glasses could work in something for 7tv, too. Source From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 27th, 2015
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Warlord Games adds to their Bolt Action line with the release of their new Waffen-SS Cavalry set. Yes kids, men on horseback were used during WWII and still used even later. While it seems rather backward, these units could still be very effective, going over terrain and into places at a speed that o...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 19th, 2015
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Warlord Games knows it’s still just under a month away, but Valentine’s Day is here as far as they’re concerned, and as far as your troops for Bolt Action should be concerned. They’ve released their Valentine II Infantry Tank over in their webshop. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 9th, 2015
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Warlord Games has started taking pre-orders for a new plastic kit for Bolt Action. This time it’s the Tiger I Ausf. E. This heavily armored behemoth rumbled against Russian tanks, its 88mm gun, firing highly explosive rounds, taking out many enemy tanks. Your Allied enemies won’t know wha...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 2nd, 2015
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Warlord Games has started taking orders for their Barbarossa to Berlin book for Bolt Action. Bring one of the most epic series of battles to your tabletop with this Theatre Book. Play as the Germans or the stalwart Russians as the Nazis break their non-aggression pact with their former ally and try a...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 26th, 2014
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Warlord Games knows that Santa isn’t perfect and sometimes he screws up. Hey, there’s a lot of homes in the world to visit, mistakes are bound to be made. Anyway, if you didn’t get what you wanted, in terms of Warlord Games minis or rulebooks, under the tree like you had hoped for, ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 19th, 2014
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Warlord Games helps your Finnish army finish off the enemy with the release of their new anti-tank and anti-aircraft emplacements for Bolt Action. Purchased from Germany in order to fight back against Russian armor, the anti-tank gun helped slow the tide of the Red advance. However, due to the heavy ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 10th, 2014
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Warlord Games has something to keep you warm on those cold, winter, Soviet nights. They’ve released their new OT-130 Flamethrower tank for Bolt Action. Check out the “Tank War” supplement for the rules of using armies of just tanks in your games. Source From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Dec 4th, 2014
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Warlord Games has just the tank for your beaching actions with the release of their Type 2 Ka-Mi Amphibious tank for the Japanese army for Bolt Action. The kit comes in three styles: battle-ready, with floatation pontoons, and “at the water line” in which you only really see what would be...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 30th, 2014
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Warlord Games makes your enemy keep their heads down with the release of their new 105 H/33 Howitzer for Bolt Action. Source From the release: Deploy heavy artillery for your Finnish armies in the form of the mighty 105 H/33 howitzer. 105 H/33 was the Finnish designation for the German 10.5 cm leFH 1...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 29th, 2014
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Brueckenkopf keeps rolling on with their tank week reviews. This time it’s the Cromwell Cruiser from Warlord Games. Source From the post: And another tank on Brueckenkopf! This time we bring you a review of the Cromwell Cruiser Tank by Warlord Games and Italeri....
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Nov 25th, 2014
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Warlord Games is running their special Christmas promotions now over in their webshop. Go get some minis for cheaper than usual. Source From the announcement: It’s that time of year again – mince pies have begun appearing (and disappearing at an alarming rate!) around Warlord HQ, and the Elves of the...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 21st, 2014
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Warlord Games has released their new plastic Panzer IV Ausf. F1/F2/G/H medium tank kit over in their webshop. Source From the website: Released today the latest addition to our fast-growing range of plastic 1:56 scale Bolt Action vehicles is this eagerly awaited Panzer IV medium tank! This plastic ki...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 17th, 2014
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Warlord Games has tank commanders shaking in their boots with the release of their new Nashorn Tank Destroyer kit. Source From the website: Bad news for Allied tank commanders this week – the mighty Nashorn tank destroyer is here! Originally named the Hornisse (German for Hornet, the Nashorn (Rhinoce...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 13th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their German lines for Bolt Action with their new Feldgendarmes. Source From the website: The Feldgendarmes were the uniformed military police of Germany. Under the Nazi regime they were under the German Army High Command. They received full infantry training and were given exte...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Nov 12th, 2014
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Warlord Games has their new Panzer-Befehlswagen 1 Ausf. B for Bolt Action available now over in their webshop. Source From the release: New for early war German Panzer formations is this command vehicle – the Panzer-Befehlswagen I. Rules for this new vehicle can be found in the Tank War supplement. G...