Ghost Train Games

By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Feb 8th, 2015
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It’s another Sunday. Time for some more of the shorter, bite-sized stories that we’ve come across in the past couple days. Also, yesterday during D&D, our party almost blew up the world (or at least an entire tropical island). Good times. Anyway, for today we have: New Bad Lands Hero...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Feb 4th, 2015
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We’ve got another batch of smaller-sized stories for you this Wednesday. Beyond the cut we’ve got: New Spaceships from Brigade Models, a 28mm PDF New Orleans Warehouse from Finger and Toe, the latest releases from Bombshell Miniatures, the latest releases from Spectre Miniatures, new 10mm...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Feb 1st, 2015
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I know that gamers aren’t generally known for their sports knowledge, but you’d have to be willfully ignorant not to know that it’s Big Game time (because the NFL is about as litigious as GW, I’ll skip out on using the actual term for what’s going on today). That’s...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 21st, 2015
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Ghost Train Games restructured, reconfigured, recalibrated, reconbobulated, and relaunched their Alternative Civil War: 1861 Kickstarter. Go check out the new campaign for this 28mm alternate history skirmish game. Source From the campaign:...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jul 24th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games is showing off a new 3D render preview for Alternative Civil War. Source From the post: This is pretty close to be finished. What do you think of the texturized surface? Isnt very common in miniatures, but we believe it gives it a nice “handcrafted and battered” feel....
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
May 13th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games posted an update where they’re essentially throwing in the towel on their Alternative Civil War Kickstarter campaign. Source From their website: To all our fellow backers: It’s clear our campaign is not going in the right direction, sadly. We don’t want to cancel this campaign...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
May 5th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games updated the pledge levels for their Kickstarter campaign to add in more minis without raising the cost of the pledges. Source From the update: Hello all backers and friends. We want our ACW campaign to reach as many players as possible to build a great game with a great community. W...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
May 1st, 2014
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Ghost Train Games has made it easier to find and download their Alternative Civil War rule set over on their Kickstarter page. Source From the update: Hello all, a couple of friends has addressed to us they had a little bit of trouble getting the rules documents, so we’ve placed them for direct...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 27th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games has their Alternative Civil War Kickstarter campaign underway. Go check it out. Source From the campaign: “Alternative Civil War is a 28mm scale miniature wargame set in an alternate background where impossible science collides with ancient magics and weird beings clash with courage...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 25th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games will be launching their Kickstarter campaign for Alternative Civil War 1861 tomorrow. Source From the announcement: That’s it. We’re happy to announce our Kickstarter campaign will be running in a couple days, starting 26th April 19:00 GMT+1 (10:00 AM PDT)....
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 20th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games is showing off another new mini they’re working on for Alternative Civil War. Source From the preview: Another model for the upcoming skirmish 28mm game Alternative Civil War: The Blacks Halls...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 14th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games had chat with FyD Forja y Desván TV and revealed a contest they’ll be running as part of their Kickstarter campaign for Alternative Civil War. Source From the website: Remember we have a contest running! Check out how to participate in the following video – where we discuss ab...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 11th, 2014
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Bernohn sat down and talked with the fellows at Ghost Train Games about their Alternative Civil War game they’ve been working on. Source From the interview: About two months ago in one of the many Facebook groups I am subcribed to, it appeared a publication of a new game with a western aestetic...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 5th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games is showing off some new painted-up versions of their Alternative Civil War minis over on their website. Source From the update: Here you are finished and painted miniatures: Sherman and North and South Regulars....
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Mar 10th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games is showing off the first painted minis for Alternative Civil War. If I could, I’d own a suit cut in an 1860’s style. Source From the post: Ghost Train Games proudly presents the first studio painted miniature of their upcoming skirmish game ACW....
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Mar 6th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games is showing off the final sculpts for Jacks and He Who Shal Not Be Named (hey, I am in Atlanta when I type this. I put “Sherman” up and they’ll be after me. *hears a knock at the door* … crap). Source From the preview: Now you can see the final models [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Feb 28th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games has a contest going where one lucky winner will get a copy of their Stonewall Jackson miniature for Alternative Civil War. Source From the contest: To commemorate our newsletter is ready, we wanted to launch another raffle: March 15th we will draw a winning name that will get one co...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Feb 6th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games posted up the Alpha version of their Alternative Civil War: 1861 rules set up online for you to check out. Source From the release: NEW Alpha v1.0 version of ACW: 1861 rule-set is already available for download at our website. Right now is only available in english. Spanish version ...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 24th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games has set a date for the launch of their Alternative Civil War 1861 Kickstarter campaign. Source From the announcement: We are very happy to share with you the date of our crowdfunding campaign. It will start Saturday 22th March 2014, we hope you like our project and help us to make i...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 15th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games is holding a special contest where some lucky winner will get the first miniature they ever cast. Source From the contest: To commemorate our 500 likes milestone in our facebook page, GTG wants to offer you the chance of winning a very special miniature. Check the details through th...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Dec 11th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games is showing off the artwork for their final starting model for Alternative Civil War: 1861. Source From the preview: And here it is, the last model pending from the starter set: Liet. Ambrose “Bitter” Bierce. You can check his whole background and design at the US Models page. In a f...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Nov 11th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games shows off another of their WIPs for Alternative Civil War in their latest update. Source From the preview: Here’s an almost final WIP for the next model concept to be released. We’re not yet sure of its name: We’re discussing around “The Doomed Rifle”, “The Cursed Rifle”, “The...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Nov 3rd, 2013
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Ghost Train Games posted up a new piece of concept art for their upcoming Alternative Civil War game. This one’s the Old Veteran. Source From the preview: These hard cases will soon become one of the favorites of the CSA players. Check it out at the CSA models page....
By Polar_Bear
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Oct 24th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games is looking to make it to 500 Likes over on their Facebook page. They’re gonna have a little giveaway when they reach that goal. Source From them to you: Hello all! In GTG we want to celebrate the 500 likes in our Facebook page milestone. For this, when we hit the number, [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Oct 9th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games is showing off some new model concept art for Alternative Civil War and wanted to get your opinion on them, posting up a poll on which you think is the best. Source From the post: Our fans’ opinions are really important for Ghost Train Games; we want you to be part of […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Sep 30th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games posted up a green for the Improved Mechanical Locomotive Steampack. Looks like a fun way to spend an afternoon or to make the morning commute not so annoying. Source From the preview: Based on the genius work of Doctor Atticus Johann Weintraub, the IMLS (Improved Mechanical Locomoti...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Sep 24th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games is showing off a preview of the Franklin Experimental Brigade Coil Projector WIP green for Alternative Civil War 1861. Source From the preview: Franklin Experimental Brigade’s Coil Projector is one of the many arms innovations of the Union for the War. The FEB is comprised of ...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Aug 28th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games gives you a look at the first model profiles for Alternative Civil War by posting them up on their website. From the post: We have released the profiles of a few of the starter kit models so you can proxy and have a few testing games. Also, we have updated the Ruleset. […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Aug 22nd, 2013
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Ghost Train Games gives everyone a chance to check out their Alternative Civil War rules by posting the alpha version of them up online. From the post: Ghost Train Games happily announces the release of the first version of our Alpha Ruleset. We aim to make a thrilling and fast-paced game where playe...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Aug 10th, 2013
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Ghost Train Games has announced a new 28mm miniatures game they’re calling Alternative Civil War 1861. From the announcement: Our first game is Alternative Civil War: 1861. Alternative Civil War: 1861 is a 28mm scale miniature wargame set in an alternate background where impossible science coll...