Warmodelling & Capitan Miniatures have merged together

Capitan Miniatures and Warmodelling have come together to create a single entity.

From the announcement:

Warmodelling & Capitan Miniatures has been merged.
Stronger Together, we are now the most important historical miniatures manufacturer of the Spanish market, and expanding in Europe, UK an USA

New 28mm Spanish Marines 1808-1811 from Capitan Miniatures

Capitan Miniatures released a new range of Spanish Marines for their Napoleonics range.

From the update:

We have a new addition to our Spanish Napoleonic 28mm range, the Spanish Marines in 1808.1811 uniform. They were 6 Marines regiments operating in all the theaters of the peninsular war. We have released a uniform reference plate for all our customers and friends.
The references of the range are:
SPI026- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Officer
SPI027- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Standard Bearer
SPI028- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Drummer
SPI029- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Sergeant
SPI030- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Marching full uniform gaiters
SPI031- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Marching full uniform trousers
SPI032- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Marching shell jacket espardeñas
SPI033- Spanish Infantería de Marina 1808 Marching shell jacket trousers

Gunboat Ships kits and Crews available from Capitan Miniatures

Capitan Miniatures has released their new Gunboat Ships & Crews over on their website. Go have a look-see.

From the release:

You can choose from 5 different GUNBOATS & SHIPS:

British Type gunboat
American Type gunboat-galley
Spanish type gunboat
French-Danish type gunboat
10 guns Cutter

Capitan Miniatures updates their gallery and webstore

Capitan Miniatures went and updated their gallery and their webstore with some newly-painted model sets. Here’s how they look:

From the update:

We have updated our gallery and our catalogue at our online shop with updated painted photos of our 28mm Spanish Cazadores a Caballo, 18mm Naval Gunners & guns, and 18mm sailors in working poses. All painted by Rafa “Archiduque”.

28mm Brunswick-Oels Jëgers Rifles now available from Capitan Miniatures

Capitan Miniatures now has their Brunswick-Oels Jegers Rifles now available over on their website.

From the announcement:

The Brunswick-Oels Jägers landed in Lisbon on October 1810. The Regiment comprised 12 companies and a regimental headquarters. Three companies were sharpshooters companies, armed with the Baker rifle. These companies were detached to serve with the British 4th and 5th division, one company served with the 3rd battalion of the 1st Regiment of foot (Royal Scots)., the others were with the Crauford´s Light division. Continue reading

Capitan Miniatures/Breaking War/Warmodelling Miniature Painting Contest

Capitan Miniatures along with Breaking War magazine and Warmodelling are having themselves a painting competition. So fire up your brushes and get to work and you could be a winner.

The details:

Our first Painting Competition is open from now¡¡¡

Warmodelling, Breaking War (New Spanish Wargamers Magazine) & Capitan Miniatures presents our first painting competition

We send you free of charge a miniature from the 28mm Spanish Napoleonic series¡¡¡ (All EU and rest of the world competitors are accepted)
Three prizes for the three winning entries:
A 50€ voucher from CAPITAN MINIATURES to spend on Capitan Miniatures.
A 50€ voucher from WARMODELLING to spend on Warmodelling Miniatures
A 0ne year subscription to BREAKING WAR MAGAZINE

New 18mm sailors from Capitan Miniatures

Capitan Miniatures has some new 18mm sailors available up on their website. Shiver me timbers!

From the update:

Our news greens from Michael Broaddbent of 18mm sailors in working poses, they are perfect for collectors, wargamers, and ship modelers, they fit in wooden ship’s kits of 1/90-1/100scale. In a few weeks available in our online shop and distributors & retailers.

Italian distributor for Capitan Miniatures

Capitan Miniatures have a new, exclusive distributor in Italy. So all you Italians out there wanting to get a hold of these models will have a much easier time of it now, thanks to Tabletop Wargames.

From Capitan Miniatures:

We are happy to announce that all the CAPITAN MINIATURES products are now available for Italian customers in TABLETOP WARGAMES.IT

Capitan Miniatures has new 28mm Brunswick-Oels Jaëgers Sharpshooters

Capitan Miniatures expands their model line with their new Brunswick-Oels Jaegers Sharpshooter (obviously, they’ve not had a lot of Jaegers before they started shooting, otherwise it wouldn’t be so sharp).

From them to you:

The Brunswick-Oels Jaëgers landed in Lisbon on October 1810. The Regiment comprised 12 companies and a regimental headquarters. Three companies were sharpshooters companies, armed with the Baker rifle. These companies were detached to serve with the British 4th and 5th division, one company served with the 3rd battalion of the 1st Regiment of foot (Royal Scots)., the others were with the Crauford´s Light division.

They served in the peninsula many battles and actions as crack skirmishers, like the famous 95th Rifles and the KGL Sharpshooters.

The uniform was slightly different from the other companies of the Brunswick-Oels.

This is the first time that this special troops are sculpted in 28mm, and the first in our RIFLES series, that will include units that use this weapon in the Napoleonic Wars.

Available end of May, 6 miniatures sculpted by Michael Broadbent plus a decal sheet for the backpack and water canteen.

BRJ001- Brunswick Oëls Jaëgers Rifles officer
BRJ002- Brunswick Oëls Jaëgers Rifles bugler
BRJ003- Brunswick Oëls Jaëgers Rifles sergeant
BRJ004- Brunswick Oëls Jaëgers Rifles firing
BRJ005- Brunswick Oëls Jaëgers Rifles preparing to fire
BRJ006- Brunswick Oëls Jaëgers Rifles advancing
BRJDEC- Decals sheet for Backpack and water cantteen for 12 minis

Capitan Miniatures has new Napoleonic naval guns and crews

Capitan Miniatures expands their 18mm Napoleonics line with their new naval guns and crews.

From them to you:

We have added to our Napoleonic Naval range of 18mm miniatures, 6 Gun Crews, a naval 18lb gun and light 12pdr carronade. All the miniatures sculpted by Michel Broadbent. They are available at our online shop.

GN001-Master Gunner
GN002-Gunner aiming
GN003-Gunner with cartridge
GN004-Gunner with ramrod
GN005-Gunner with bucket
GN006-Gunner with handle Retail price 0,5€ per miniature
GN007-18lb Gun Retail Price 2€
GN008-12pdr Carronade Retail Price 1€
GN009-18lb Gun and 6 crew Reatil Price 4€
GN010-12pdr Carronade and 6 crew Retail price 3,5€
GN011-Gun crew (6 different gunners) Retail price 3€

Capitan Miniatures new 1/1200 scale Napoleonic ships

Capitan Miniatures has some new 1/1200 scale Napoleonic ships up on their website. Go have a look-see.

From the update:

“Naval Scale” is a new miniature system of ships in 1/1200 scale.
Fully detailed miniatures of ships in the Napoleonic era.
Each model consists of two white metal pieces, the base of the sea and the ship.
Scale and size compatible with the current market miniatures, but much more simple assembly and painting. Much more gamer freindly than the very delicate miniatures found on the market now.
Capitan Miniatures innovates in the wargamers and collectors market, the ships are perfect for your naval wargames and collections.
Perfect to play at our Master &Commander game, download our free Napoleonic Naval Battles rules at our Capitan Games web.
Next to come Heavy Frigates & Frigates.

Our range:

SH001- 1st Rate Full Sails (120-112guns)
SH002- 1st Rate Combat Sails (120-112guns)
SH003- 2nd Rate Full Sails (100-90guns)
SH004- 2nd Rate Combat Sails (100-90guns)
SH005- 3rd Rate (80guns or big-medium 74gums) Full Sails
SH006- 3rd Rate (80guns or big-medium 74guns) Combat Sails
SH007- 3rd – 4th Rate (small 74guns, 64guns or 54guns) Full Sails
SH008- 3rd – 4th Rate (small 74guns, 64guns or 54guns) Combat Sails

AVAILABLE IN MID MAY

Capitanin Miniatures has new Spanish Infantry

Capitann Miniatures has some wonderfully painted Spanish Infantry up on their website for all to see. Go check ’em out!

From the website:

We have updated our online gallery and our online shop with the photos of our Spanish Napoleonic Infantry painted by Javier Gómez “El Mercenario” and sculpted by Michael Broadbent.

Our infantry are the most accurate and historical researched spanish napoleonic miniatures in the market, with a selection of uniforms and interchangeable heads that can be combined in a total of 48 different uniform settings.

Capitan Miniatures has New Spanish Infantry Grenadiers 1808-1811

Capitan Miniatures has a new set of Spanish grenadiers for us to look at.

Read their words! These guys are serious about this stuff.

The grenadiers in the Spanish Army at the beginning of the peninsular war were the elite troops of each regiment, with a long tradition in combat. The Spanish army was divided in 41 Line regiments, 42 Provincial Regiments, and 4 Provincial Grenadiers Divisions; each Line regiment has three battalions of four companies each, the first battalion has two companies of line grenadiers. The Provincial regiments have one battalion with five companies, one of them of grenadiers. The Provincial Grenadiers Division has two battalions of four companies of grenadiers.

Each grenadier company has a selected group of 5 “gastadores” sappers, with a peculiar bearskin and uniform, we have included them in our miniatures range. Continue reading

Capitan Miniatures Downloadable Close Quarters Full Size Boards

Capitan Miniatures announce you can download the Close Quarters boards in a full size image (jpg):

From their announcement:

Download them at http://www.capitan-games.com/close-quarters/ and print in full size, we recommend to print in “blackout” canvas or hard cardboard, at your local copy store.

Remember that we have a complete range of 18mm miniatures to use with our game, you can find them at our online shop:
https://shop.capitanminiatures.com

In our Shop we offer you two types of crew packs, one for a ships of the line and another for frigates, with all the miniatures and bases that you need to start playing.

Capitan Miniatures Free Downloadable Flags

Capitan Miniatures has free flag downloads for your historical games:

From their website:

We will publish for free download flags for all the units that we release in miniature, al the flags are seriously researched and with high quality graphics. Now you can download the Spanish Infantry and Cazadores a Caballo flags.

Find them at http://www.capitanminiatures.com/flags

Capitan Miniatures Previews Spanish Infantry 1808-1811 Uniform Final Greens

Capitan Miniatures previews their final greens of the Spanish Infantry series 1808-1811 uniform, and the references & price list:

In our website http://www.capitanminitaures.com you will find our final greens of the Spanish Infantry series 1808-1811 uniform, and the references & price list. They will be available in two weeks.
Thirteen references, many of them with interchangeable heads, the miniatures come wit a selection of three heads with bicorn, plus we have a equipment sprue to add more detail to the miniatures and a sprue of three different heads more. A wide selection to make your Spanish battalions totally different.

Capitan Games new Navies for Close Quarters

Captian Games releases new Navies for the game Close Quarters.

From their announcement:

In our website, we have included new ship data cards for the Dutch Navy and the Chilean Navy.
Now you can refight boardings with the Napoleon allies, the Dutch Navy, and the wars for the independence in the Pacific against Spain, with the Chilean Navy. Find it all at:Close Quarters

For the Dutch Navy we recommend to use the French Navy references of the 18mm naval napoleonic Capitán Miniatures range and for the Chilean use the US Navy Officers for deck officers, and British Lieutenant RN003 for Marine officer, and the Spanish Marines SN005 & SN006 for Marines and Sharpshooters.

Capitan Miniatures Releases Master & Commander Close Quarters

Capitan Miniatures releases MASTER & COMMANDER CLOSE QUARTERS, a set of rules designed for play boarding actions between napoleonic ships:

From their website:

MASTER & COMMANDER CLOSE QUARTERS is a set of rules designed for play boarding actions between napoleonic ships, now you can play in detail the the famous actions as ‘Nelson’s Patent Bridge for Boarding First-Rates’ in the battle of Saint Vincent, follow at Captain Decatur in a boarding action against barbary corsairs, or board at the Royal Navy ships with the San Juan Neponucemo at Trafalgar.

Fast, innovative and simple playing system. Designed to play with our ship boards, and CAPITAN MINIATURES 18mm crews,all you need to play is downloable for free.

We have a complete range of 18mm miniatures to use with our game, you can find them at our online shop https://shop.capitanminiatures.com

In our shop we offer you two types of crew packs, one for a ships of the line and another for frigates, with all the miniatures and bases that you need to start playing.

Capitan Miniatures online shop now open

Capitan Miniatures opens their online shop.

From their website:

Our online shop is open and totally operative, now you can purchase our 18mm naval ranges and 28mm Gendarmes a cheval & a pied… in a few weeks the Spanish Infantry and Spanish Cazadores are coming

FIND OUR ONLINE SHOP: https://shop.capitanminiatures.com

Totally secure site, all transactions will be done via Paypal, you can pay with your Paypal account or with Credit Card.

Capitan Miniatures Releases New 28mm Miniatures

Capitan Miniatures first 28mm miniatures will be available. It will be 7 miniatures for the Napoleonic French Gendarmerie, 3 miniatures of the Gendarmerie a cheval (officer, trumpet 6 trooper) and 4 miniatures (officer, drummer & two infantrymen) of the Gendarmerie a pied:

From their announcement:

They were the Military Police of Napoleon and the best anti-guerrilla warfare unit in the napoleonic wars. They fought in all the napoleonic wars, in the Peninsular War, Russia, Austria, Prussia…. if you have a 28mm Napoleonic Army you will need this unit¡¡¡

From the workbench of our talented sculptor Michael Broadbent we have the first miniatures of the Napoleonic Spanish Army, all the troop miniatures will have interchangeable heads with a choice of six different headgear. The miniatures will reflect the heterogeneity of the Spanish Army in the peninsular war, wit a mix of shell jackets, tail coats, trousers, gaiters and the spanish shoes “espardeñas” you will have a choice of 48 different infantrymen, a sergeant, drummer, standard bearer, and two officers. If you want to start a Spanish Napoleonic Army, now is the best opportunity. Available in mid January.

Capitan Miniatures Post Completetion of 18mm Series

Capitan Miniatures posts that the 18mm Master and Commander series is done:

From their announcement:

Mike Broadbent, has sent us the last greens of the 18mm series Master & Commander – Close Quarters- they are the Barbary corsairs, now all the series is finished that will include:

British: 3 Officers, 3 Royal Navy Marines

US Navy: 3 Officers, 4 US Navy Marines

Spanish: 3 Officers, 5 Marines

French: 3 Officers, 3 Marines

Barbary Corsairs: 3 Officres, 3 Corsairs

Sailors: 7 sailors

40 Totally new miniatures

Now we start the production phase of the miniatures and ending the printing composition phase of the rules, we will launch all the miniatures and the game about the 15th of december. Don’t miss it.

Capitan Miniatures Previews New Greens

Capitan Miniatures Previews New Greens:

From their announcement:

From the workbench of our talented sculptor Mike Broadbent, here they are in 18mm, the US NAVY officers & Marines and the French sailors from the Bataillons des Equipages, one of the best units of Napoleon. See more in our web.

We are now in the preproduction phase we think that in about a month all the miniatures will be available in our shop.

Capitan Miniatures News

Capitan Miniatures News:

From their announcement:

We have posted in our web photos of our first new miniatures painted by the talented artist Javier Gómez “El Mercenario”.

The online shop is now on test mode, and in about a month we will have all the series of 18mm Naval Crews in the Napoleonic Era fully finished and ready for our customers. The series will include naval officers, Marines, Embarked Infantry and sailors for the Royal Navy, US Navy, Spanish Navy, French Navy, Dutch Navy, & Argelian Barbary crews.

In our online shop you will found for every miniature a photo of the miniature unpainted and painted (front and back view), so you can exactly know what you are buying.

In a few weeks we will post photos of our 28mm range starting from the French Napoleonic Gendarmerie (Cavalry and Infantry). In our web section “Flags” you can download totally free, the flags for the miniatures that we will release. The game boards for the game MASTER & COMMANDER -CLOSE QUARTERS- are ready and the rules will be released in the next month.

Stay tuned to our web we will post all the miniatures as soon as we have it¡¡¡¡¡