Uniforms & History

Spotlight: Poisoned Point & Ancient Sword

This week, to accompany the release of our Saxon archers, we’ve got a piece of short fiction from the pen of Gary Haines. Poisoned Point & Ancient Sword The searovers…

Spotlight: Battle of the Winwaed

This week, we’re heading back in time to take a look at one of the early medieval period’s forgotten battles – one that spelt the end of Saxon paganism. To…

Spotlight: The Battle of Bedriacum

On this day 1,949 years ago, 10 Roman legions clashed in the epic climax to a year of brutal civil war and mindless bloodshed. This week, we’re taking a look…

Frontline Report: The Rise of Macedon

Warlorder Tom takes a look at rise of Macedon, or Macedonia, under the leadership of Philip II. Although his son Alexander the Great is more widely known for his conquests,…

Understanding Roman Standards!

by Dr. Phil Hendry This article is designed to help wargamers understand the many different types of standard and standard-bearer in the Roman army from the time of Augustus until…

Roman Auxiliaries – not second rate troops

This article, by Dr Phil Hendry, aims to dispel the myth that the Roman war machine was all about the much-lauded Legionary and that Auxiliary units were bit part players….