Ed Pepping to Sign Books at Brookhurst Hobbies

Brookhurst Hobbies will host a book signing by Ed Pepping Dec 17th:

From their announcement:

Easy Company Medic Ed Pepping will be in store signing copies of We Who are Alive and Remain: The Untold Stories of the Band of Brothers and his enhanced version of The Band of Brothers (by Stephen Ambrose). Ed Pepping of the 506th PR, 101st Airborne, was injured during the Normandy jump, but fought on to help fellow paratroopers, and was credited for pulling an injured U.S. tank commander out of a burning tank, and received the Bronze Star and the Croix de Guerre.

Ed will be in store Saturday, December 17th, 2011, from 1PM to 5PM. Come in and purchase a book, and have Ed sign it! All proceeds from the sale and signing of the books go directly to Ed Pepping.

If you can’t make it to the store, we are offering the opportunity to have Ed sign and personalize your copy, and we will ship it out to you! When checking out, add the name of the person you would like the book signed to, in the comment section of the order form. Makes a great gift!

Brookhurst Hobbies Announce Adikolor Paints Sale

Brookhurst Hobbies announces Adikolor Paints Sale:

From their announcement:

Brookhurst Hobbies is offering Adikolor Paints for only $0.75 ea. while supplies last!

Adikolor paints are acrylic, water-based, and non-toxic, and designed with the fantasy-miniature painter in mind. They’re also no longer in production, so act quickly before we run out!

German Army Grenadier 1944-45 now available at Brookhurst

German Army Grenadier 1944-45Brookhurst Hobbies now have stock of the German Army Grenadier 1944-45 from Landser Books.

From their announcement:

Stephen Andrew’s “German Army Grenadier 1944-45” is now available at Brookhurst Hobbies.

This 33-page full-color book is the complete and definitive reference works on the uniforms, equipment, weapons and insignia of the German Armed Forces in WWII. Each book in this series portrays and explains all that is essential to know about that specific soldier, covering every aspect of the service uniforms and items issued in that particular period of conflict.

Each book is written by a noted authority on the subject and is lavishly illustrated with 15 full color artwork plates commissioned from leading military artists. The superb color artwork plates show combat figures in their various service uniforms, personal equipment, and uniform insignia which is all in unrivalled detail; with accompanying in-depth text of when items were first issued and seen in the frontline. Also included are the important variations of manufacture and the color information.

This book is a new and indispensable reference source of the frontline soldier for wargamers, military modelers, the ardent researcher and everyone with an interest in military history.

German Army Grenadier 1944-45

SKU: 9780956790002
Item: LDB01
By: Landser Books

List Price: $34.95 USD
Special Price: $31.46 USD

Hammerin’ Iron rules now at Brookhurst Hobbies

Hammerin' Iron 2011 EditionBrookhurst Hobbies now have stock of the Hammerin’ Iron American Civil War naval rules from Peter Pig as well as several new packs of 15mm figures.

From their announcement:

Hammerin’ Iron (2011 Edition), Peter Pig’s rule-book for American Civil War Ironclads and wooden ships, has just arrived at Brookhurst Hobbies and is available for sale, along with an assortment of new figures for Peter Pig’s modern warfare, WWII, ACW, and AWI ranges.

  • Hammerin’ Iron 2011 Edition $31.99 USD
  • British Line Infantry Tricorne (B) $4.89 USD
  • Battle Clock $4.89 USD
  • German Downed Aircrew $4.89 USD
  • British Homeguard With Rifles $4.89 USD
  • British Homeguard W/Lewis, Molotov, Smg $4.89 USD
  • British Homeguard Officer/Sgt/Cpl $4.89 USD
  • British Homeguard On Bicycle $4.89 USD
  • US Squad Leaders $4.89 USD
  • US Squad Leaders $4.89 USD
  • USMC Medics $4.89 USD

Clash of Empires available from Brookhurst Hobbies

Clash of Empires coverBrookhurst Hobbies now have stock of the Clash of Empires rules form Great Escape Games.

From their announcement:

Clash of Empires is the new tabletop wargaming rules for battles from deepest antiquity to the Medieval era using armies of model soldiers.

  • Complete rules on how to play including clear diagrams and tactical tips.
  • The game rules cover the organization of units, movement, maneuver, orders, shooting, hand-to-hand combat and morale.
  • The advanced rules cover different weapon types, skirmishers, chariots, elephants and artillery.
  • Unit special rules detail different formations and fighting styles used by soldiers throughout history such as the powerful phalanx, the short sword expertise of the Roman legionary and the feigned flight tactic of nomadic horsemen.
  • The Generals and commanders section shows how these characters influence the battle and affect the morale and discipline of their troops.

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Clash of Empires free shipping pre-order special

Brookhurst Hobbies is offering a free shipping pre-order special for the upcoming Clash of Empires rules from Great Escape Games.

From their announcement:

Brookhurst Hobbies is proud to be Clash of Empires representative in North America. To celebrate the release of these great new rules we are offering, for a limited time, free shipping on “Clash of Empires” to the United States and Canada when you pre-order the rulebook through our website. The book will ship from the U.K. on April 19th, and we expect to have them by the end of April.

“Clash of Empires” is a new full color, hardcover, tabletop wargaming rules book. The rulebook includes lists for the Early Imperial Romans and their enemies in the west – Ancient Germans, Ancient British, Caledonians and Dacians. For more details check out www.clashofempires.co.uk/

Retail price of the Book is $45.00.

Brookhurst Hobbies teams up with Clash of Empires

Brookhurst Hobbies will be stocking Clash of Empires in North America.

From their announcement:

We are delighted to announce that Brookhurst Hobbies will be stocking Clash of Empires in North America. They will be selling the rule book direct to customers and to retailers. Retailers can contact Brookhurst Hobbies at by email at info@brookhursthobbies.com or by phone at (714)636-3580 to stock the rules.

The book is full colour, hardback and 192 pages. Stocks will be shipped from the UK on April 19th so get your orders in to the guys at Brookhurst. More information on the Clash of Empires rules is below:

Clash of Empires is the tabletop wargaming rules for battles from deepest antiquity to the Medieval era using armies of model soldiers.

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