Year 2011

Ramshackle Games release new Giggles crew figures

Ramshackle Games have released new Giggles crew figures for their Nuclear Renaissance post-apocalyptic rules. Giggles crew figures From their announcement:
Due to the popularity of the other Giggles Clan figures, I've just added three more models. Darius is all new, while Cleatus and Azozeus are dismounted versions of the characters mounted on the big truck model that comes in the Nuclear Renaissance set. All 3 figures are resin and priced at £1.50 each.

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25% off West Wind Arthurians

West Wind Productions is having a three day sale on their 28mm Arthurian range of figures. 28mm Arthurians From their announcement:
It's Bank Holiday again and so begins our three day Sale on West Wind's ever popular 28mm Arthurian range. Unit midnight Monday 2nd May we are giving 25% OFF all products from this range. Enter Discount Code: ARTHUR25 (upper case) into the blue box at checkout when ordering and you will receive 25% off any product from this range for a limited time only.

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Tor Gaming sponsors WAMP 2011

Tor Gaming will be one of the sponsors for the WAMP 2011 painting contest. From their announcement:
WAMP-Forums have announced their very first 'off-line' event and Tor Gaming signed up as a category sponsor. The event is being hosted at the great Maelstrom Games venue (that's in Mansfield, UK in case you didn't know) and is happening on the 4th June 2011, the event will centre around a painting competition with seven categories plus a people's choice. There will be awards for each category plus the chance for additional prizes with such judges as:
  • Mike McVey – Founder Member of ‘Eavy Metal. World renowned painter and miniature designer. Co-founder of Studio McVey
  • Alison McVey – World renowned miniature painter. Co-founder of Studio McVey
  • Rob Cardiss – Multiple Golden Demon Winner & Wyrd Miniatures Studio Painter
  • Nigel Carman – Slayer Sword Winner
  • Robin Snelson – Renowned Historical judge & Co founder of The Basement Forum
You can read all the details on the WAMP-Forum Why are we announcing this? Well, Tor Gaming are sponsoring the Diorama/Duel category and not only that but we are offering a prize pot of the entire Relics range at the time of the competition for the category winner. So, get down there and join in the fun. You never know, you may even come away with an award

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Infinity and Anima Tactics at the RPC 2011

Brueckenkopf Online have details of the Infinity and Anima Tactics demos to be held at RPC 2011. From their announcement:
Another addition to the systems offered at the Wargaming Demo Area. Thanks to the support of the German Communities of O-12 and Wolfsgeheul, we are to bring both systems onto our Wargaming Demo Area at the RPC 2011. Visit the wargaming demo area, presented by Brueckenkopf Online, at the RPC 2011 on 7th + 8th of May in Hall 2 of Koeln Messe in Cologne.

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Announcing the Gaming Genius Awards

The International Gamers Guild is looking for nominations and judges for the Gaming Genius Awards. From their announcement:
Announcing the Gaming Genius Awards New awards to breaking ground, highlighting achievements across the hobby game industry The International Gamer’s Guild (IGG) is pleased to announce the Gaming Genius Awards (GGAs, also called “The Golden Pawns”). The awards mark an innovation in the hobby game industry by covering every aspect of the industry, including independent products and fan achievements. The Gaming Genius Awards recognize genius in every aspect of the hobby game industry, in a way that reflects expert opinion and not market consensus. The best-known awards in the hobby game industry awards currently are popularity contests whose results are frequently leveraged by manufacturers who are best able to mobilize the vote. Other awards are recognized in the industry as established institutions. The Gaming Genius Awards, although new, are intended to be in line with how awards outside the hobby game industry are given out and thus, representing the industry as a whole. The Golden Pawns are planned to be given out at a major regional convention in the summer of 2011. The specific time and place is to be announced.

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CorSec Engineering previews new stand system

CorSec Engineering have posted a preview of a new flight stand system. Omni Stand Preview From their announcement:
Introducing the Omni-Stand. A new stand system that gives you the freedom to use your miniatures for multiple game systems. The entire system disassembles for easy storage and transport. Accessories will be available including magnetic mounts, DiceDocks, and several base sizes are planned

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CorSec releases 15mm to 6mm artillery conversion template

CorSec Engineering have released a 15mm to 6mm artillery conversion template. 15mm to 6mm artillery conversion template From their announcement:
CorSec Engineering is now offering our 6mm Artillery Template. Convert your favorite game from 15mm to 6mm. Designed using a scale conversion of 1 inch = 1cm. This allows for an easy to use conversion. Get out your old 6mm army or but a new one for 1/10th of the cost of a 15mm army. Great for truly epic battles. Template includes etching for the following sizes:
  • 12cm x 12cm
  • 12cm x 6cm
  • 6cm x 6cm
Price: $7.99

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New Bolt Action Churchill Mk VII from Warlord

Warlord Games have released a new Bolt Action Churchill Mk VII vehicle kit.

From their announcement:
Another new addition to our line of 1/56 scale Bolt Action vehicles, this great new Churchill Mk VII is just what the forces of the Commonwealth have been asking for.

Great timing too - those of you who recently picked up our British Infantry and Commandos. plastic sets now have some heavy close support.

The Churchill is the latest release in a batch of new WWII vehicles which will be rolling out of the Warlord Tank Factory - keep an eye on the weekly Warlord email newsletter to be first to see them.

Don't forget that until Tuesday we're running a rather special Royal Wedding offer on British boxed sets down the ages.

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Shadowsea - Statue of Elder God available for pre-order

Statue of the Elder GodAntiMatter-Games are now accepting pre-orders for the Statue of Elder God that is part of their Temple of the Ancients terrain piece. From their announcement:
The statue in the Temple of the Ancients can be pre-ordered by itself now. The pre-order price for the 90mm tall resin cast is $17.99 with $5 shipping worldwide. The statue does not come with the dais underneath it but it does come with plenty of tentacles and a madness inducing stare. The statue will be ready in early May for shipment. visit the blog or website to order.

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Forgotten & Glorious preview new Chauchat green

Forgotten & Glorious have posted a preview of the new green for the FM Chauchat CSRG 15 . FM Chauchat CSRG 15 From their announcement:
I am very glad to be able to show you the first pictures of the Chauchat that will equipped our two teams in a few weeks. As usual our sculptor managed to reach a very high level of detail on a really small model. At the moment it is still "green" but it will be cast in resin in a few days. Next time I will try to display the final sketches Chris has made for the Chauchat teams: I can already say that one team will be advancing and the other one will be firing; for this latter, we are very puzzled because of the stance of the guy who brings the special backpack and the 480 ammunitions but I think our final choice will please you. To help you wait for resin cast models of the FM we include a short video of this weapon

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Chapterhouse Studios released Doomseer Iyanar model

Chapterhouse Studios have released their Doomseer Iyanar miniature. Doomseer Iyanar From their announcement:
Doomseer Iyanar-Duanna is cursed with the ability to forsee the slow death of her race. She shares the ability of all seers to see the paths of her race, but is only able to see the deaths of her people and nothing else. She was psychically scarred when she witnessed the death of the people of Malantai, she is now doomed to spend every moment of her life tracking down the creature responsible. The "Doomseer" is only available from Chapterhouse Studios. The unpainted 28mm scale pewter model consist of 5 pieces - body and 4 variant arms. A 25mm slotted base is included.

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Capitan rules in Miniature Wargames Magazine

Capitan Games' rules will be featured in Miniature Wargames Magazine. From their announcement:
In the may  issue number 337, of Miniature Wargames, the Capitan Rules has been included in the selection of Skirmish rules, for the napoleonic period in the article of Mike Popay and Ian Spence "Small but Perfectly formed?". The Capitan rules continue growing with 6 supplements for now, and more to coming.....
  • Peninsular War
  • War of liberation 1813-1814
  • War of 1812
  • Libertadores
  • 1st Carlist War
  • American Civil War
You can choose from a total of 1.240 different unit data cards totally free that you can download from our website.

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