Vallejo Model Color Gloss Varnish is a water-based acrylic varnish applied with a brush that has a quick drying formula. It is an acrylic resin of extraordinary hardness and permanence and it protects painted models from dust and scratches, dirt and humidity. This paint bottle contains 1 Vallejo Model Color Glossy Varnish 17ml paint bottle
Vallejo Model Color Satin Varnish is a water-based acrylic varnish applied with a brush that has a quick drying formula. It is an acrylic resin of extraordinary hardness and permanence and it protects painted models from dust and scratches, dirt and humidity. This paint bottle contains 1 Vallejo Model Color Satin Varnish 17ml paint bottle
Dark Green Shrubs
Tufts with dark green leaves.
One plastic sheet of 14.5cm x 6.5cm full of Gamer's Grass tufts. Tufts are 4-6mm tall.
Just pop-out the tufts from the sheet of plastic and glue them to your models.
Wild sheet tufts include a wide variety of shapes. Around 70 tufts per sheet.
This Citadel Medium is designed to be mixed with acrylic paint, to create a glaze. It can also act as a transfer or decal sealant. It is a non toxic, water based acrylic paint designed for use on all types of miniature, including the Games Workshop range of miniatures manufactured for the Warhammer 40,000, Warhammer Fantasy Battle and Lord of the Rings games sytems.
The Mandalorian and Grogu are ready to join the battles of Star Wars: Legion with this Operative Expansion! Din Djarin, also known as the Mandalorian, expands the game’s mercenary forces with his skills as a bounty hunter. Joining him as a counterpart is Grogu, a foundling with a strong connection to the Force. Together, they form a potent duo that can also enhance your players’ Rebel and Imperial armies. In addition to their latent abilities provided on two unit cards, this expansion also includes four command cards that give them even more strategic options in battle. Finally, four upgrade cards give players the freedom to outfit Djarin with an array of additional equipment, including his Amban Rifle or a Baskar Spear.
Two deadly assassin droids make their way into Star Wars: Legion in this new Operative Expansion! IG-11 is known for his ability to take down multiple targets in a whirlwind of blaster fire. Meanwhile, IG-88 is a rogue assassin droid with a reputation for ruthlessly bringing in his targets no matter the cost. This expansion puts both of these droids at players’ disposal as mercenaries who will also side with Imperials or Rebels without any more qualms about their assignments. In addition to their built in functionality, five Command Cards give them even more tactical options in battle while two upgrade cards give players the freedom to explore two distinct forms of programming with IG-11.
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theme: Frame focus - North Africa painting part one: tabletop ready
Horses for Courses
theme: The Desert War in miniature
The Battle of Trautenau
theme: Rommel’s Favourites
THE GLOSTERS’ LAST STAND - PART two
theme: Building Biscari Airfield - Sicily 1943
The joy of six - show report
the battle of new ross
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Modelling ‘shorts’ from your fellow wargamers.
Your monthly roundup of notable new releases in the hobby.
Dom Sore scans the interweb for quality and/or quirky new wargames products.
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Neil Smith’s look at forthcoming book releases worthy of wargamers’ attention.
theme: Valour & Fortitude Jervis johnson Q&A
We chat with game design legend Jervis Johnson who has dived back into historical gaming since his retirement from Games Workshop last year and created the Valour & Fortitude Napoleonic rules.
pseudo-nostalgia with Mark’s Little Soldiers
Wi’s James asks sculpting legend Mark Copplestone about his changing wargaming tastes, how his new inter-war range finds beauty in simplicity, the progress being made with the Mark’s Little Soldiers wargame, and what the heck ‘pseudo-nostalgia’ means!
theme: The Battle for Wurzen
Jervis Johnson shows off his new (and free with this issue) Valour & Fortitude rules with a custom scenario that featured in his own V&F campaign.
North Africa painting part two: a second pass
Last issue, Callum painted North Africa themed Bolt Action figures in half an hour; this time around, he paints the same models for an additional half an hour, using different painting approaches to elevate their look.
theme: The Battle for Wurzen playthrough
In this pictorial battle report an assemblage of wargaming’s elite come together to contest the Battle for Wurzen. With terrain and miniatures from Alan Perry’s magnificent personal collection.
02 Hundred Hours battle report
02 Hundred Hours designer Graham Davey visited WiHQ to play this new game. His British SAS attackers took on James’ German defenders in a WWII Sabotage mission fought under the cover of darkness.
theme: Valour & Fortitude. army lists, fate tables, and special rules
Jervis Johnson presents sheets for French and Prussian Napoleonic armies which will serve you well in any gaming that takes place during the War of the Sixth Coalition, the Hundred Days Campaign, and beyond.
James quickly builds, textures, and paints Charlie Foxtrot’s Pantile House 7 to join Wi’s desert terrain collection.
After a two-year hiatus, the British Historical Games Society returned with their prestige event, Britcon 2022. The show had moved from Manchester University to Nottingham Trent University, so Wargames Illustrated took a shorter than usual trip to check out the new venue and chat with organiser Tim Porter.
A slumbering dragon no more
The Wargames Illustrated team looks at new releases from Wargames Atlantic and Partizan Press and wonders if they might inspire more players to bring the often-overlooked Boxer Uprising, Eight Power War, and other Chinese battles to their workbenches, tabletops, club games, and campaigns.
Wi’s Painter Callum completes a group of Whiterun Guard, ready to defend Dragonsreach in the Skyrim Civil War, highlighting techniques that can be used on loads of different fantasy and historical figures.
QUICK FIRE! Your fellow wargamers talk teddy bears and (bang on trend!) Blair ‘Paddy’ Mayne.
OBSERVATION POST 10mm War of Spanish Succession, medieval civilians, World War Two raids, and Rampant sci-fi all feature in this month’s OP.
RELEASE RADAR See what’s bleeping on Dom’s radar this month. FULL PAPER JACKET Your roundup of new and forthcoming wargamer worthy military history books.
theme: Designer’s Notes - Never mind the billhooks deluxe With the imminent release of the all-singing, all-dancing version of Billhooks, we asked author Andy Callan to give us the backstory on the revamped rules and a guided tour of the new sections.
show report: Tactica 2022 Wi Editor Dan reports on his recent trip to Hamburger Tactica, 2022 - Germany’s premier wargames show.
theme: just talking billhooks Keen Billhooker Mike Peters presents a guide to the game’s core units (with a focus on the Wars of the Roses) and highlights a few of the new treats he found in his pre-release peek at Never Mind the Billhooks Deluxe.
how to... build an old west mine Paul Davies builds an impressive wooden mine head and track, ready for some quick draw gold rush action.
theme: PAINTING harry hotspur Callum France shares his work on our Giants in Miniature release of Sir Henry Percy (aka Harry Hotspur), and explains how he achieved the shiny finish on Harry’s realistic metal armour. You can apply Callum’s approach to armour from various periods.
Designer’s Notes: HAIL AGAIN CAESAR! Warlord Games have announced the arrival of the second edition of the popular Hail Caesar rules. We asked Rick Priestley what we might expect to see second time round.
theme: furia francese Never Mind the Billhooks author Andy Callan presents a scenario for Italia; one of the new theatres in Billhooks Deluxe.
Silver Bayonet society Finale - part two Our Silver Bayonet adventurers explore the lower depths beneath the Siege of Cadiz and face a fearsome final enemy in the concluding part of our campaign.
theme: A Footsore Miniatures MEDIEVAL DIORAMA Painter Callum France shows how he made a versatile display base for various Footsore Miniatures medieval peasant figures.
show report: The other partizan 2022 The Wi team head to the second Partizan of the year and are blown away by a bounty of beautiful gaming tables!