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High Elf Warmaster without GW miniatures

Warmaster is a great ruleset for large scale fantasy battles. As such, the fact that GW has stopped producing 10mm miniatures shouldn’t  stop existing or new fans from playing the game. And even with ebay prices getting out of control … Continue reading

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Warmaster Miniatures in the post-GW era

With GW pulling the plug on the production of the Specialist Games there is certain demand on alternative 10mm fantasy miniatures. Ebay can help but prices are going up and it is hard to order exactly the blisters you might … Continue reading

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Flames of war battle gallery

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Pictures from a recent game – the first on our new terrain board built by Nikos!

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HOTT battle report (Orcs vs Dwarves)

After the revival of Warmaster it was the turn of another all-time-classic. Hordes of the Things! We played a demo game at Legion Wargaming club with 24AP of Orcs vs Dwarves in 15mm. Orcs are from Demonworld. Dwarves are from … Continue reading

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Warmaster – High Elves vs Orcs

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Here are some pics from yesterday’s battle (Orcs vs High Elves). Very impressed with the painting of Achileas on the High Elf army!

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Another warmaster evening at Legion wargaming club

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Yesterday we had another fascinating evening with Warmaster.Again orcs vs empire but 2k points this time. Both armies came very close to their breaking point with the Empire getting the victory at the end.

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The return to warmaster

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Today I had the chance to play one of my favorite games after years… I dropped by Legion Wargaming club and played a demo game of Warmaster together with Thanasis. Orcs vs Empire. Still getting impressed by the tactical depth of … Continue reading

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Warlordgames paintstation review

I recently purchased a paintstation from to i) help me organize my painting corner which is usually a mess full of half painted miniatures, paints, modeling knifes etc ii) enable me to move my hobby around inside the house … Continue reading

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Demonworld miniatures resurrected

Ral Partha Europe has saved the Demonworld line. 5 years after the collapse of the company that produced the splendid line of 15mm fantasy miniatures, those will now once again be widely available. We have based quite some HOTT armies … Continue reading

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Miniature Mentor painting video tutorials

This weekend I treated myself with a monthly subscription to This is a web site that provides video tutorials about miniature painting and sculpting from some of the top painters and sculptors (people that have collaborated with Rakham, GW … Continue reading

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