Hail Caesar

By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Nov 14th, 2016
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You know that scene in the Lord of the Rings where those massive elephant-creatures storm into battle with a whole host of troops on the back? Yeah, except for an order of scale, that sort of thing did happen. War elephants were essentially the tanks of their day. The creatures were very resilient an...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Oct 17th, 2016
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The Hail Caesar line is getting quite a bolster with several new releases available over in the Warlord Games webshop. Spanish, Roman, German, and Numidian forces all get new figures to add to their armies....
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Oct 4th, 2016
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I mean, his name’s right there in the title of the game. Rome’s legions under the control of Gaius Julius Caesar was one of the most formidable fighting forces the world has ever seen. Sent to conquer Gaul, Caesar soon returned to the Italian peninsula and after several more victories, wa...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Jun 20th, 2016
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Warlord’s combining together a couple previews for us in this post. Though the two previews are for different games (Bolt Action and Hail Caesar), seeing the two together is now making me go, “Hmm… what if you did have war elephants in a WWII game?”...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Jun 3rd, 2016
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There’s all sorts of civilizations that lived throughout the Mediterranean area during the Bronze Age. Just about every island had their own, unique group that traded with the others. Well, Warlord Games wants you to be able to play all those various groups in Hail Caesar, and so there’s ...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
May 28th, 2016
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Saturdaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay! Wooooooooooooo! When you’re reading this, I’m hopefully using my Battle Chef in combat. But that’s me. For you who’s here reading the site, I’ve got your Review Roundup for you. Today we have: Hail Caesar, Force on Force, Codenames, Five Tribes,...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
May 9th, 2016
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The Roman army was quite a formidable fighting force. But that’s not to say they weren’t impossible to defeat. A group that had somewhat regular success against them were the various tribes in Germania. Warlord Games’ supplement to Hail Caeser lets you bring those vicious tribesmen ...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
May 2nd, 2016
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We’re working our way through convention season. Last weekend was KingdomCon. The week before that was PAX East. Next week is CMON Expo. If you’re out going to shows, you might have less funds than usual for gaming. Well, the folks at Warlord Games still want you to be able to get the fig...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Apr 19th, 2016
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Everyone likes to get more for their money. Whether it’s because you don’t have a lot and want to keep what you can, or you have a lot but want a whole lot more, we all love to save a few bucks if we can. Well, Warlord Games is here to help out. They’ve got […]...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Jul 22nd, 2015
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Warlord Games is giving you an opportunity to get into one of their game systems with their Summer Sizzling Starter Sale (holy alliteration, Batman!). Pick up the rulebook for one of their various systems and you can get a plastic box set from that system for free....
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Jul 13th, 2015
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We have another Warlord Games bit of news to talk about as we continue to travel back in time. This one’s going all the way back to ancient times. That’s right, we’re crossing into BC for a look at the new Macedonian Companion Cavalry for Hail Caesar that you can now get from Warlor...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Dec 31st, 2014
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Warlord Games has some new Thureophoroi Light Infantry available over in their webshop. While not “the world’s oldest profession,” mercenaries have certainly been around a long time, too. At least, long enough to have fought in some of the biggest battles in all of history. Well, no...
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 Ancients
Dec 8th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Hail Caesar line with the release of a pair of Greek generals: Demosthenes and Theagenes. Though the exact histories of these two seem like they might be the type that I’d put in charge of my own forces (losing battles and tending to kill one’s own people…...
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 19th Century
Oct 19th, 2014
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Warlord Games is running a special sale if you want to bulk up on your Hail Caesar or Pike & Shotte collections and want to get several box sets all at once. Source From the announcement: Till the end of October we’re giving 20% off when you buy 4 plastic or plastic & metal boxed […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Oct 2nd, 2014
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Warlord Games has some new Bronze Age spearmen available over in their webshop. Source From the website: More reinforcements for Bronze Age armies arrive today, in the form of Levy Spearmen. Our Levy Spearmen have a light spear and either a round or oblong wicker shield. They represent Hupshu or peas...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Sep 16th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Hail Caesar range with the release of their new Sea People Command set. Source From the release: Lead your Bronze Age Sea People into battle with this new command group. The figures can be used in all Sea People tribes’ armies, including the Peleset, Sherden, Lukka, Denyen...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Aug 26th, 2014
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Warlord Games brings you more Egyptians and Libyans for your ancients gaming needs. Source From the announcement: This week sees the further release of reinforcements for the mighty armies of the Egyptian Pharaohs....
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Aug 21st, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Hail Caesar range with several new Hittite box sets. Source From the release: New this week are three further releases for the armies of the Hittites – Hittite command, Hittite spearmen and Hittite or Anatolian spearmen. This all-new command set includes two commanders, a ...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Jul 30th, 2014
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Warlord Games has several new Egyptian box sets available over in their webshop. Source From the release: This week sees the release of the New Kingdom Egyptians, we have three metal boxed sets comprising of chariots, spearmen and archers, the key elements you need to build an Egyptian army and face ...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Jul 3rd, 2014
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Warlord Games takes to the field in style with some new Hittite or Anatolian light chariots, available now in their webshop. Source From the release: Hittite armies receive reinforcements this week with these three light 2-man chariots, perfect to support the heavier 3-man chariots we launched last w...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Jun 22nd, 2014
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Warlord Games released several new Hittite box sets over in their webshop. Source From the announcement: Out today are the first releases for the Hittites in our Bronze Age range from Cutting Edge Miniatures – the Hittite Chariot Squadron, Hittite Spearmen and HIttite Levy Archers. We also have Later...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jun 17th, 2014
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Warlord Games has some new Roman Numeral dice for use with Hail Caesar (or any game that requires D6s, actually) up on their website. Source From the website: Bring an authentic Roman touch to your Hail Caesar battles with these Roman Numeral Dice – they’re bound to be much luckier than plain old D6s...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
May 29th, 2014
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Warlord Games has posted up army stats for the Neo-Sumerians for Hail Caesar over on their website. Source From the post: As we continue to rerelease the Cutting Edge Miniatures Bronze Age ranges we’ve taken the time to introduce each army with easy to follow background and an army list for Hai...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
May 16th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Hail Caesar line with the release of their new Bronze Age Proto-Chariot and command. Source From the release: More additions to our growing Early/Middle Bronze Age range from Cutting Edge Miniatures – a 2-horse Proto-chariot and Early/Middle Bronze Age Command. Proto-chari...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
May 8th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Hail Caesar range with the release of the Early Elamites. Source From the release: This week we release a new faction from Cutting Edge miniatures’ Bronze age range – the Early Elamites! First let’s take a look at who they are and then some of the great m...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
May 5th, 2014
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Warlord Games has some new footman infantry and archers for their Bronze Age line available over in their webshop. Source From the release: More Bronze Age releases this week as we continue to bring through the Cutting edge Miniatures range. Firstly we have new recruits for your growing Bronze Age Am...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Apr 29th, 2014
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Warlord Games is now taking pre-orders for their Germania supplement book for Hail Caesar. Source From the website: Available now to pre-order is our latest Hail Caesar supplement – Germania. This 56-page sourcebook, written by Neil Smith, chronicles the devastating blow suffered by the Romans in the...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Apr 2nd, 2014
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Warlord Games has some more new infantry available for Hail Caesar over in their webshop. Source From the release: Out today are more miniatures for use in the armies of the Akkadians, Amorite Kingdoms and Sumerians, amongst others. These latest Early and Middle Bronze Age releases are just a few of ...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Mar 31st, 2014
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Warlord Games lets you reach out and touch your opponents with their new Bronze Age releases of archers, javelin-throwers and slingers. Source From the release: More reinforcements for Sumerian armies are out today – Early Levy Archers, Slingers and Javelinmen. Settled or Nomadic Skirmisher Archers o...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Mar 11th, 2014
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Warlord Games has released some new Bronze Age Levy Troops for Hail Caesar over in their webshop. Source From the release: More troops for your growing Bronze Age forces, straight from Cutting Edge Miniatures – Levy Javelinmen and Levy Archers....
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Mar 3rd, 2014
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Warlord Games brings out the ancient version of the heavy tank with the release of their Sumerian Battlewagon and Platform Cart. Source From them to you: Add some hitting power to your Early Bronze Age Sumerian army with a Battlewagon and a Platform Cart, each drawn by 4 Equids (Donkeys or Donkey-Ona...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Feb 13th, 2014
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Warlord Games expands their Hail Caesar line with new Akkadian Later Household Archers and Axemen box sets. Source From the release: Out today are two new sets for Akkadian Early Bronze Age armies – Later Household Axemen and Archers. Check out our growing Early and Middle Bronze Age range....
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Feb 4th, 2014
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Warlord Games once again returns to their Hail Caesar line and reinforces it with some more Bronze Age squads, including slingers and axe-men. Source From the release: This week we have more new miniatures from the Cutting Edge Bronze Age range. Following on from the miniatures we released for the Su...