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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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New Releases For Flames of War and Team Yankee Available

Battlefront's loading up the fields of Europe with some new releases for both Team Yankee and Flames of War. Whether you want to fight in WWII or WWIII, there's something new for you. The Russians have some new armored vehicles going to battle against the Germans, while the Polish and Czechoslovakians are fighting against the forces of NATO.


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Midweek Snippets

Wednesday. It's spelled wrong.

Anyway, that aside, it means the week's half over. I, for one, look forward to our weekend coming as soon as possible. I've got some gaming I'll be doing, so you know that makes me happy (my bard, named Lead, will be overthrowing a town. Fun! :D )

But before I incite revolution, I need to stock up on some bite-sized gaming stories.

On the platter today we have: Brigade Models - New Japanese Aeronef Available, New Dogs Set Available From Tabletop-Art, Baueda: New 15mm Merovingian Frankish 496–639AD Army Pack, Fierce Warriors and Monsters Coming to Kickstarter October 18th, and RN Estudio Launches New Website.


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Warlord Games Shows American War for Independence in Black Powder 2nd Edition

The Black Powder rules cover a fairly active time, military-wise, with the Napoleonic conflicts over in Europe, along with several wars in North America. Arguably one of the ones that had the most lasting impact was the American War for Independence (or the Revolutionary War, as we call it here in the colonies). In this look from Warlord Games, they show off how the rules can be used to recreate the events from that war.


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New Pre-orders Available From Warlord Games

Warlord Games is headed to the fields of WWII as well as two different sections of space with this set of pre-orders and releases available over on their website. First, it's to Belgium for some Bolt Action releases. After that, they hit deep space for some Beyond the Gates of Antares kits. Finally, they come back to the year 2000AD with some Strondium Dog.


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Warlord Games Previews the French-Indian War for Black Powder 2

As the second edition of Black Powder looms for release this weekend, adding to the Year of New Editions, Warlord Games is looking over all the different conflicts that can be recreated using the rules, as well as giving you a good starting place to go to if you want to get into the game there. If there's a particular conflict that you find interesting in the time period, chances are you can find all you need in order to recreate it on your tabletops. In this case, it's The French-Indian War.


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New North Africa Sets Available To Pre-Order For Bolt Action

It's hot out. Ridiculously hot. Dangerously hot. It was also dangerously hot outside during the North Africa campaign during WWII. Though the danger was as much from enemy snipers and artillery as it was the heat. Warlord Games is taking us back to those desert offensives with their latest Bolt Action releases, including a new Western Desert book and special pre-order model.

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New French Releases Available For Team Yankee

The French are fighting hard in WWIII. They're heading to the front lines and rolling out all new equipment in the fight. These new releases are available for Team Yankee from Battlefront. You've got some new helicopters, new APCs, a new box set, and even some theme tokens for your troops.

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Battlefront Taking New Flames of War Pre-Orders for Enemy at the Gates and Iron Cross

The folks over at Battlefront are taking a whole bunch of new pre-orders for Flames of War. They've got the Enemy at the Gates and Iron Cross products over on their website, and if you want to get them as soon as they're available, being the first gamer on your block with them, you'll want to head over now and put your name down on the list. They've also got a list of all the releases coming out for the next couple months that you can check out.

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New Releases, Pre-orders Available From Warlord Games

I feel this post could be titled, "Warlord Games Releases Everything" and it wouldn't be that far off. They've got new releases for Konflikt '47 and Bolt Action, as well as extending their Strontium Dog line with new pre-orders. So let's get to them. It's not a short list.

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New Bombers and Transports Available To Order for Blood Red Skies

The skies over WWII battlefields were filled with all manner of aircraft. While you may mostly think about the fokkers or the spitfires or the zeroes, there's plenty of bombers and transports up there as well. And they weren't helpless up there. A variety was called the Flying Fortress, after all. For those that are playing Blood Red Skies, you can now order some new bombers and transports to join your fighters.

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Friday Snippets

Fridaaaaaaaaaaay! Woooooooo!
*Friday dance*
And I've got D&D coming up tomorrow. So I'm all the excite. I hope you've got some gaming going on as well. But whatever you're doing, you don't want your blood gaming levels to drop too low. So let's snack on some bite-sized gaming stories to fill up.

Today on the platter we have: Orc Vehicles Exhaust Pipes Available From Kromlech, Acheson Creations' Next Round of Viking Kickstarter Products Now Available, and Magic Description Cards Kickstarter Launches Today.


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