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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: 1270

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: 686

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: 763

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: 694

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: 763

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: 666

Re: Medieval castle siege

Cool castle Nevermore! Well done...

You need to get some of those horsemen onto the ramparts Hollywood style :lol:
by Captain Darling
Thu May 25, 2017 10:38 pm
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: ACW Campaign.
Replies: 5
Views: 776

Re: ACW Campaign.

The Strategic moves on the map followed by battles with figures is always pretty cool well done!
by Captain Darling
Mon May 15, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: The Kokoda Track Room
Topic: A German CO with Character?
Replies: 4
Views: 865

Re: A German CO with Character?

Fritz on Fritz action ewwwww... :lol:

Yes once I've finished my fritz and sauce sandwich I reckon I'll have a Kitchener Bun!
by Captain Darling
Tue May 09, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Campaign of 1896 Sudan
Replies: 2
Views: 626

Re: Campaign of 1896 Sudan

Cracking stuff there Nevermore!
Good figures and and an interesting story to boot, what else does a man need I ask you!?
by Captain Darling
Thu May 04, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: The Kokoda Track Room
Topic: A German CO with Character?
Replies: 4
Views: 865

Re: A German CO with Character?

There's lots of cool German officers to be had... I like The Artizan character ones... http://wk.frothersunite.com/sc/pulp/imagwww/plp007.jpg https://www.artizandesigns.com/images/img1608.jpg The Warlord Christmas officer is nice... http://www.warlordgames.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/WGB-SP-22.pn...
by Captain Darling
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Dead Mans Hand 28mm pt 2
Replies: 1
Views: 622

Re: Dead Mans Hand 28mm pt 2

Great stuff thanks for posting!
by Captain Darling
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: The Display Cabinet
Topic: Colonial armoured steam boat 28mm
Replies: 2
Views: 668

Re: Colonial armoured steam boat 28mm

Nice work Nevermore!

Have you got WIP pictures?
by Captain Darling
Sat Apr 22, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Longstreet 4 Player Campaign Game AAR
Replies: 5
Views: 759

Re: Longstreet 4 Player Campaign Game AAR

Hey Evadestructuon thanks!

Everyone in my group of gaming friends enjoy Longstreet and the campaign set up I hope it goes well for you guys.

All my Longstreet stuff and AARs should be here or on the TSOG blog...

http://toysoldiersforoldgits.blogspot.com.au

Cheers!
by Captain Darling
Wed Apr 19, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: First Battle of Washington.
Replies: 6
Views: 770

Re: First Battle of Washington.

One defending division vs 10 attacking ones...wow even with entrenchments thats a tall order for the defenders!
What rules did you use?
Good to see your lovely figures hitting the ground they look great...someone in your group still has some painting to do from the looks of it!
Thanks for posting...
by Captain Darling
Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Dead Mans Hand 28mm
Replies: 2
Views: 616

Re: Dead Mans Hand 28mm

Hey Nevermore,
Wonderful set up looks great! Thanks for posting...looking forward to seeing your follow up post.
I played Dead Mans Hand at Little Wars last year and picked up the rules and some figures sadly no terrain yet...this may inspire me to get my own games going!
by Captain Darling
Thu Apr 06, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Longstreet 4 Player Campaign Game AAR
Replies: 5
Views: 759

Re: Longstreet 4 Player Campaign Game AAR

Thanks Nevermore, yeah I'm sold on small figures for big battles!
Slowly painting up some WW II Pendraken 10mm figures at the moment.
That said its about time I trotted out some 28mm stuff...
by Captain Darling
Thu Apr 06, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: The Second Anglo-Sikh War (1848-49) pt 2
Replies: 1
Views: 630

Re: The Second Anglo-Sikh War (1848-49) pt 2

Game looked pretty spectacular well done!
by Captain Darling
Thu Apr 06, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: The Second Anglo-Sikh War (1848-49)
Replies: 1
Views: 643

Re: The Second Anglo-Sikh War (1848-49)

Lots of colour and variety there!
Love the 'ancient' loooking cannon....
by Captain Darling
Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: The Sci-Fi, Pulp and Fantasy Room
Topic: Wings of Glory VSF Style! Test Game...
Replies: 1
Views: 612

Wings of Glory VSF Style! Test Game...

I have some 1/56 VSF Flyers I often use in conjunction with my ground forces using FUBAR VSF rules...BUT...I figured I could use them with my Wings of Glory rules and accessories as well! My 'forces' with home made data cards added to their stands...they're nominally 1/56 models but being steam powr...
by Captain Darling
Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: Dunbar ECW 28mm
Replies: 4
Views: 690

Re: Dunbar ECW 28mm

Hey Fanai,
Very impressive thanks for posting your pictures.
Hopefully that supply wagon's barrels are full to the brim to quench the combatants thirsts...
Quite a group outing what rules did you use?
Cheers!
by Captain Darling
Sun Mar 12, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: The Terrain Place
Topic: Campanelle pasta in Australia?
Replies: 3
Views: 661

Re: Campanelle pasta in Australia?

Hey Dropbear,

Mr Google says at least a couple of Australian suppliers list it maybe contact them for a retailer in your area...

https://angelesfinefoods.com/brands/cara-nonna/

http://www.latoscafoods.com.au

Cheers
by Captain Darling
Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:52 pm
Forum: The Charles Bean Room
Topic: Battle of Alexandria. ACW 1862. Campaign.
Replies: 2
Views: 686

Re: Battle of Alexandria. ACW 1862. Campaign.

Lovely stuff Easy, thanks for posting.

I am going to have to get my 28mm ACW figures out for a run now!
by Captain Darling
Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: The Display Cabinet
Topic: Hammerhead show 2017 the tables
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Re: Hammerhead show 2017 the tables

Hi Nevermore,

Thanks for posting these, its always good to see such pictures and it fair warms the cockles of your heart to see so many grown men (and a couple of ladies) enjoying themselves playing with little soldiers...

Cheers!
by Captain Darling
Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: The Eureka Stockade To Breaker Morant Room
Topic: Longstreet 4 Player Campaign Game AAR
Replies: 5
Views: 759

Longstreet 4 Player Campaign Game AAR

Hi All! We completed our 3 game Campaign, the last scenario was the Battle of Codorus Creek. The game and therefore the Campaign was a resounding victory to the Union, the Campaign result was two victories to one! The Epic Points for the four players ranged from 11 to 15 with one player scoring two ...
by Captain Darling
Wed Mar 08, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: The Rum Rebellion to Waterloo Room
Topic: 1814 skirmish campaign
Replies: 10
Views: 1114

Re: 1814 skirmish campaign

Okay we've discussed this campaign and will definitely play the Russian 'thrust' but as we rotate game themes at our fortnightly catchups I suspect we may fall way behind you Dropbear, well we'll see how we go! One other thing we considered as we will be playing Naps regularly but not always SDS so ...

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