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Battlefront's Armistice Sale Happening Now

We just passed the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. It was, I consider, the true foundation of the rest of the 20th century. In honor of the end of the war, Battlefront is having a sale for the rest of November on Great War. They are also announcing that they are upgrading the rules to the current format for Battlefront games. Head on over and get your figures now.


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New Konflikt '47 And Special Edition Mini Available From Warlord Games

Warlord Games has themselves a couple new Konflikt '47 releases. Also, since it's Veteran's Day miniature that is available this week only. So whether you want to get yourself some alternate history figures on, or if you want to commemorate those that have served, you've got your options open.


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Red Banner and Ghost Panzers Preorders Now Live For Flames of War

The battles over in Russia are fierce. Russians and Germans continuously send new arms and men to the front, looking to regain lost land and push the other forces back. It's savage. It's deadly. It's something you can recreate on the battlefield soon with Red Banner and Ghost Panzers, a new batch of pre-releases available to order for Flames of War. Check out stuff that's coming out for the game all the way into January over on the Battlefront site.


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Warlord Games Taking Pre-Orders For Cruel Seas

Warlord Games only just announced their new naval battles game, Cruel Seas last week. They're now taking pre-orders for this new game over on their website, including various fleets so you can get started right away. Unlike other naval games that are fights between huge battleships and aircraft carriers, Cruel Seas focuses on the myrriad smaller craft that are also involved in warfare on the high seas.


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Ultracombat Skirmish Miniatures Game Up On Kickstarter

When it comes to skirmish miniatures games, there's a bunch of sci-fi ones. There's fewer, but still a decent number of fantasy ones as well. But if you're looking for modern military, it's a little harder to find. Well, Dishdash Games is helping out with their Ultracombat game. You can check it out on Kickstarter now.


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New German Releases Available For Flames of War

Battlefront is filling out some more releases over in their webshop for Flames of War this week. As I have said before, just walking into battle is no fun. Better to go in style in some form of transport. And that's what the Germans are getting this time around, with two different APCs, as well as a new scout vehicle.


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Midweek Snippets

Midweek already. Never a complaint when we are already halfway through the week. Especially since I've got gaming lined up for Saturday. But before we get there, we need to actually get there, if you know what I mean. And if we're going to get there, we need to have snacks to eat. And that's just what we're here for now.

On the platter today we have: Divination Gaming Dice by DougOutCrafts Up On Kickstarter, Nuns with Laserguns Up On Kickstarter, Brigade Models Releases New 15mm Dragoon Half-tracks for Hammer's Slammers, Up to 25% OFF sci-fi Female Resistance Fighters range From Statuesque Miniatures, RN Estudio Running Mythexplorers II Kickstarter, and New Stalingrad Germans Available From Great Escape Games.


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New Bolt Action Releases Available From Warlord Games

Almost weird having Warlord Games stick to just one product line for a week's releases. Usually it's a whole bunch thrown in. I mean, they have a bunch, so why not? But no, this week it's all Bolt Action. Not that there's anywhint wrong with that. The releases include a new 2-player starter, a new expeditionary force, and a couple vehicles for your British forces.


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New Bolt Action Konflikt '47, and Beyond the Gates of Antares Releases/Pre-Orders from Warlord Games

Lots going on over at Warlord Games this week. While Bolt Action might have the spotlight, with a new Campaign book in the form of Battle of France, along with French and German pre-relases, Beyond the Gates of Antares is in there as well with a pair of new units. Not to be left out, Konflikt '47 has some new Italians hitting the field.


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