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Ostfront Releases Shipyard WWII Naval Combat Game

Many WWII games just tell you what sort of equipment was used in a battle and off you go. However, Ostfront's Shipyard actually lets you construct different ships to take into combat. Using the special construction rules, you can create your own fleet from scratch and set sail for the high seas. You can get your copy now.


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Grand Manoeuvre Releases Storm of Spears Hoplite Rules

It feels like it's really been a while since we've gotten an ancient warfare miniatures release on here. That changes with the release of Storm of Spears, a new set of miniatures rules for playing games set in 431-360BC. Grab your round shield, your pike, and your helmet, and hit the field shoulder-to-shoulder with your brothers in arms.


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Warlord Games Taking Pre-Orders For 2 New German Aircraft For Blood Red Skies

Germany employed dozens of different aircraft during the Second World War. If you're looking to defend the Fatherland or spread the German ideal all around Europe, you'll need to employ these same planes in your games of Blood Red Skies. Warlord Games has started taking pre-orders for the next 2 releases.


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Steve Barber Taking Pre-Orders For Painting Miniatures for the American Civil War Guide

Steve Barber Models has started taking pre-orders for their new guide on how to paint figures set during the American Civil War. If your painting could use a leg-up (like mine certainly could), this is the ultimate guide in blues and greys (as well as all the other appropriate colors). You can even order a copy signed by the author.


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Seven Ronin Set Available To Pre-Order For Test of Honour

A new set for Test of Honour is available to pre-order from Warlord Games. In this case, it's a set of seven ronin. For those that don't know, ronin were masterless samurai who traveled around the countryside, helping those in need. They're also the only people I know of who made the man-bun hairstyle look good. Anyway, you can get your orders in now so that these seven samurai don't walk past your door.


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Battlespace Games Releases Red Menace Solo Wargame

When you can't find anyone else to game with, you'd think that'd mean your luck's out. But such does not have to be the case when you've got Red Menace, a new solo military strategy game all about the nuclear back-and-forth during the late 50s. Take on the role of the Americans, Canadians, and British as they square off against the Russians. Everyone's got their nuclear arsenal, and only one set will be standing at the end. You can get your copy now.


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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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