Palate cleanser: Jolly Good Chap Drinks Cup of Tea in Zomba c. 1891

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I quickly painted this Wargames Foundry Darkest Africa British Gentleman (from their DA091 Stouthearted Brits pack) as palate cleanser from ‘eavy metal style bright colours. I imagine this chap’s name is something like Sir Reginald Thomas de Pfeffel Taylor-Walker KBE CMG and he is a member of good standing in the Athenæum Club. Continue reading

Mordheim [RtheC] Game 4 Battle Report


Estalian Ambush
J’s Norse wander aimlessly, while the Estalians ambush from the bottom right hoping to concentrate force in the quarter and overwhelm the stronger Norse before the rest can come to the aid of their friends.


Lost in the bog…. Norse Marauders wander aimlessly, right into a trap laid by ambushing Estalians! in this scenario from Empire in Flames. Continue reading

[Mordheim] RtheC campaign – Game 3

Archers cover the approaches to the breakthrough point. The rest of the Estalians set up an ambush on the left flank. The werewolf would use its speed to run straight down the right hand side and off the board edge, followed by slightly slower humans. Could I break the Norse before anyone else broke through my defences….?

(My) Game 3 is another match against Jason’s Norse Marauders. This time we played Breakthrough with the Norse as attackers. Continue reading