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by Norm
Wed Nov 05, 2014 9:55 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: campaign playtest and design notes
Replies: 0
Views: 4496

campaign playtest and design notes

I have done a full run through my Yartzevo defiant campaign module and posted replay notes, highlighting how the playtest so far has altered the design. Hopefully of interesrt to both figure and hex gamers.

Link http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... ign%20WWII
by Norm
Sat Oct 25, 2014 6:28 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: New web page supporting hex gaming
Replies: 0
Views: 4385

New web page supporting hex gaming

I am running a web page as a potential alternative to my blog, I will just run them side by side for now to see which one works out best. There is quite a bit of Kallistra stuff there. please visit and bookmark to see how things develop http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co.uk/search/label/Command...
by Norm
Thu Oct 16, 2014 4:03 pm
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: Model Water
Replies: 6
Views: 8548

Re: Model Water

I painted mine a more mucky colour and then used a satin varnish to bring back some sheen ...... But satin does not seem to be reflective enough to do that. I don't want it too reflective because it bounces light back and affects my photography, I was wondering whether a thinned clear varnish would ...
by Norm
Thu Oct 16, 2014 7:00 am
Forum: Other Hex Rules
Topic: East Front mini-campaign. 90 second trailer
Replies: 0
Views: 5070

East Front mini-campaign. 90 second trailer

This is just a 'for fun' Hollywood style trailer to the mini-campaign that I am working on for my figure / hex system, though I think the campaign could be used with pretty much any tactical rules.

LINK http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... ailer.html
by Norm
Sun Oct 12, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Eastern front 1943 playtesting a campaign game
Replies: 0
Views: 4529

Eastern front 1943 playtesting a campaign game

Today I played the 7th game in a campaign relating to the eastern front 1943. The link is to an AAR of that battle and some design discussion.

Link - http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... paign.html
by Norm
Fri Oct 10, 2014 5:00 pm
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: Modelling castles
Replies: 9
Views: 11198

Re: Modelling castles

Thanks, clever use of additional terrain.
by Norm
Wed Oct 08, 2014 6:16 am
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: making orchards and walls
Replies: 0
Views: 4554

making orchards and walls

Making orchards and walls for 10mm (re-designing the orchards to be more functional by also being usable for roadside cover).

Link -

http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... -10mm.html
by Norm
Thu Oct 02, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: Painting the Kallistra Confederate army (ACW)
Replies: 1
Views: 4838

Painting the Kallistra Confederate army (ACW)

I have just completed a Kallistra 12mm confederate army pack and have put a video together on the blog, it shows the army composition and some painting and basing notes.

LINK http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co.uk
by Norm
Sat Sep 13, 2014 5:15 am
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: First Battle of the Marne
Replies: 15
Views: 18641

Re: First Battle of the Marne

What a fab weekend that must have been, a true wargame fest. Also interesting to see the cloth over Hexon idea. All very good.
by Norm
Wed Sep 03, 2014 6:31 am
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: Building a cityscape in hexes for Stalingrad type games
Replies: 1
Views: 5214

Building a cityscape in hexes for Stalingrad type games

I have done a blog posting on the process of creating a hexed cityscape for my pinboard setup, taking a modular approach and using an 8 x 6 grid. It describes the materials used, the process and shows the final result.

LINK http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... hexes.html