Anglo-Zulu War 1879

Rorke’s Drift – Pay By Installment

Get this fantastic battle set now and pay in two monthly installments! Lots of you have told us how you’d love to get your hands on one (or all) of…

Spotlight: Black Powder!

Sifting through the archives we came across an old article where Rick Priestley explains the origins of Warlord’s first rule system Black Powder. We thought people new to Warlord Games…

Battle Report: Rorke’s Drift

Following on from last week’s account of how he assembled the forces and battlefield, Richard Caldwell relates how his re-enactment of the Battle of Rorke’s Drift played out: Extra Rules Since…

Hobby: Recreating Rorke’s Drift

Richard Caldwell explains how he went about the epic task of recreating the Battle of Rorke’s Drift: Much to my delight, my wife bought me the Rorke’s Drift! battle-set when…

Scenarios: Zulu Dawns

Jim Graham and Neil Smith, writers of the new Zulu! book for Black Powder, present historical background and scenario ideas for use with your Black Powder Zulu forces: So you…

Painting: British Redcoats, Anglo Zulu War

Daz Evans presents a step-by-step guide to painting up your British Infantry Redcoats for the Anglo-Zulu War. Over to Daz: “So chatting in the office a few days ago the conversation…

Photography: Zulu! battle scenes

The new Zulu! supplement for Black Powder is packed with the most amazing photography (much of it shot by our friends at Empress Miniatures and by the talented Pat Smith)….

Battle Report: Dawn Raid

On the evening of the 5th December 2013, a number of the warehouse team retired to Warlord Games co-founder John Stallard’s Games Room for an evening of Black Powder gaming…

Scenario: Ulundi July 4th 1879

‘Chelmsford’s terrible revenge.’ The Anglo-Zulu War (January-July 1879) has become defined by the battles of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, both covered admirably by research, publications and even movies. What is less…

Painted: Prince Louis Napoleon exclusive model

Each Warlord Games rulebook comes with an exclusive free miniature when you buy direct from us. For the new Zulu! Black Powder supplement, the model is Prince Louis Napoleon, the…

Anglo-Zulu War: Historical British Regiments part 2

The Warlord Games studio has been painting up some of the different British regiments that fought in the invasion of Zululand in 1879. Last week we showed off the 60th…

Hobby: Zulu diorama

Warlord Games metal caster Richard Nunley explains how he came to make this great scene: ‘I did this vignette for a friend of mine. He had watched the film Zulu!…

Anglo-Zulu War: Historical British Regiments

The 2nd Invasion of Zululand was not just fought by the iconic British redcoats – many British regiments took part in the conflict, decked out in a variety of uniforms….

Painting Rorke’s Drift

Alan Mander tells us how he painted this amazing battle set for us – over to you, Alan… Alan: Before I get started I wanted to say that the colours…