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by Captain Darling
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: The Furphy Room
Topic: 15mm/20mm modern Urban terrain kickstarter
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: 15mm/20mm modern Urban terrain kickstarter

Good spot Dropbear!

Some good bits there, if it was 1/56 I'd have been onto the bridge/river sections!

My Kickstarter tally is six :D ...
by Captain Darling
Mon Aug 07, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: Thirty years war 1618-48 pt 2
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: Thirty years war 1618-48 pt 2

These armies look very good Nevermore! Thanks for posting the pictures and link. :D
by Captain Darling
Fri Aug 04, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: Battle of Decatur, 2nd Day.
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Battle of Decatur, 2nd Day.

Thanks for posting Easy!

Good looking game and nice to see the Rank and File rules being used. The armies are looking much more complete than your last game just some basing to be done by the looks of it. Lovely!
by Captain Darling
Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: The Sci-Fi, Pulp and Fantasy Room
Topic: Added A French Landship To My Collection...
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Re: Added A French Landship To My Collection...

Thanks Easy!

Those are some of those Perry barrels you generously donated to my Landship building program!
by Captain Darling
Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: Thirty years war 1618-48
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Thirty years war 1618-48

Lovely figures and terrain as usual Nevermore, cool synopsis of the 30 Years War to boot, thanks for posting!
by Captain Darling
Tue Jul 25, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: The Sci-Fi, Pulp and Fantasy Room
Topic: Added A French Landship To My Collection...
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Added A French Landship To My Collection...

Hi All, I have added a French Landship to my collecition, hopefully pretty Gallic looking! Here it is with some 28mm figures...Le Eclair! http://www.lead-adventure.de/gallery/29/9257_25_07_17_2_58_56.jpg There's more pictures and some blurb on my Blog... http://captaindarlingsminiaturesemporium.blog...
by Captain Darling
Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:44 pm
Forum: The Kokoda Track Room
Topic: The Russian Winter Arrives WWII
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: The Russian Winter Arrives WWII

Great models and terrain! Looks very fine...

Your blurb talks about winter 1941 but the vehicles are later when and where along the front was this game set?
by Captain Darling
Wed Jun 28, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: The Display Cabinet
Topic: Republican Romans
Replies: 7
Views: 168

Re: Republican Romans

Great looking figures Bluewillow! The close up shots really show the details...are you building up an opposition army as well?
by Captain Darling
Tue Jun 20, 2017 11:31 pm
Forum: The Rum Rebellion to Waterloo Room
Topic: Battle of Quatre Bras - Blucher AAR
Replies: 1
Views: 129

Battle of Quatre Bras - Blucher AAR

Hi All! We've played our second Napoleonic game using Blucher rules, the Battle of Quatre Bras. We repeated history with the French being forestalled and the Allied army securing a victory by holding the vital crossroads. The opening gambit the French line up to assault the farm of Gemioncourt in th...
by Captain Darling
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:43 pm
Forum: The Rum Rebellion to Waterloo Room
Topic: Help Please Airfix 1/72nd scale french line infantry
Replies: 3
Views: 484

Re: Help Please Airfix 1/72nd scale french line infantry

Hey Tiberius!

I remember having these figures in the 70's! You're doping some good work with ordinary sculpts! Champion!

Cheers
by Captain Darling
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:41 pm
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Taku Fort Naval Action
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Re: Taku Fort Naval Action

Hi Nevermore, your scratchbuilt boats are right at home in this game, champion work (as usual) :D ...
by Captain Darling
Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: The Brewing Cellar
Topic: Heavy Metal for ACW.
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Heavy Metal for ACW.

Okay how did I miss this thread, very good looking scratchbuilding and great casting work Easy! I have cast barrels I've made before for my Landships the big ones turn out fine but usually I have quite of lot of the narrower one fail due to bubbles...hence my love for the extra Perry ACW and Napoloe...
by Captain Darling
Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: The Brewing Cellar
Topic: My 10mm American Civil War Project
Replies: 19
Views: 2163

Re: My 10mm American Civil War Project

Great stuff Andy, I wish good 10mm ACW figures were around when I started my ACW collection I would have gone with that in preference to 6mm...still happy with what I have...but could I be happier?
by Captain Darling
Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: The Dark Ages to Medieval Room
Topic: Medieval castle siege pt 2
Replies: 4
Views: 277

Re: Medieval castle siege pt 2

Hey Nevemore do you ever get sick an pd tired of posting good pics of war games :lol: :lol: :lol: ?

Great stuff as I said in the first post...still need a mounypted dude in armour on the walls wading though foot sloggers :D ...
by Captain Darling
Fri Jun 09, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: The Sci-Fi, Pulp and Fantasy Room
Topic: 1/56 VSF 'Zeppelin' Bomber Build - Update 9/6/17
Replies: 21
Views: 706

Re: 1/56 VSF 'Zeppelin' Bomber Build - Update 9/6/17

Did I say a final update coming up? Well it still is but not quite yet... I was going to add fabric/tissue paper to the steering tail fin but had a thought that I could use this to attach nationality markings...below you can see the Imperial German fin skin Blu-Tacked into place, I have made up Brit...
by Captain Darling
Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:31 am
Forum: The Rum Rebellion to Waterloo Room
Topic: Battle of Raab - Blucher AAR
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: Battle of Raab - Blucher AAR

Thanks for your comments everyone!

We'll definitely be revisiting the Blucher rules using my 6mm armies...
by Captain Darling
Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:26 am
Forum: The Kokoda Track Room
Topic: Italeri 1/56 WW II Germans
Replies: 8
Views: 847

Re: Italeri 1/56 WW II Germans

Hey Oozeboss thanks for your comment a quick google search got the Warlord 30 figure box at around Aust$50 plus shipping and the Italeri 12 figure box with a paint pot and brush at Aust$20 - $25 plus shipping... I picked up several of the Italeri boxes at Aust$18 a box including shipping so with the...
by Captain Darling
Tue May 30, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: The Sci-Fi, Pulp and Fantasy Room
Topic: 1/56 VSF 'Zeppelin' Bomber Build - Update 9/6/17
Replies: 21
Views: 706

Re: VSF 'Zeppelin' Bomber Build - Update Stand Update

Okay I've been distracted from my VSF interests recently by some Napoleonic and WW II projects but after a call from my local plastics supplier that they had finally got some 10mm clear plastic rod in stock i'm back to my core interest! I tried to use a single piece of rod to secure the Airship but ...
by Captain Darling
Sat May 27, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: The Rum Rebellion to Waterloo Room
Topic: Battle of Raab - Blucher AAR
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Battle of Raab - Blucher AAR

Hey All, Played one of of the scenarios put together by the 'oldmeldrumwargamesgroup' for the Battle of Raab, June 1809. We used Blucher rules and 6mm armies. We replicated history with a French victory but the battle followed a very different path to the historical one. It was a near run thing with...
by Captain Darling
Sat May 27, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: The Display Cabinet
Topic: New ACW troops.
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: New ACW troops.

Thanks Easy, quite a force you have!
by Captain Darling
Thu May 25, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: Battle of Decatur. The First Day.
Replies: 1
Views: 245

Re: Battle of Decatur. The First Day.

Great stuff Midshipman...you warrant a promotion! Looking forward to your AAR of day two and hopefully the Rebs getting their arses kicked :)

The figures scaling near vertical walls remind me of scenes from Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter with the CSA Vampire Soldiers haha :lol: ...
by Captain Darling
Thu May 25, 2017 10:43 pm
Forum: The Display Cabinet
Topic: New ACW troops.
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: New ACW troops.

Nice Figures Easy! Your mate is lucky.

So personally how many painted ACW figures do you have in your collection?
by Captain Darling
Thu May 25, 2017 10:41 pm
Forum: The Dark Ages to Medieval Room
Topic: Medieval castle siege
Replies: 3
Views: 220

Re: Medieval castle siege

Cool castle Nevermore! Well done...

You need to get some of those horsemen onto the ramparts Hollywood style :lol:

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