Bolt Action – British

Preview: Plastic Tanks on Their Way!

With our new plastic Panther kit available to order from this Friday, and the ‘Tank War’ Bolt Action supplement rumbling ever closer, we’ve been going tank crazy here at Warlord…

New: Cromwell with burlap camo

The latest resin Bolt Action vehicle to trundle out of the Warlord Games factory is this Cromwell cruiser tank covered in burlap camouflage. Converted from our existing Cromwell by Neil…

New: Plastic Universal Carrier

Following on from the great value Carrier Section boxed set that we released a few weeks ago, we now have the superb new plastic Universal Carrier available singly! The new plastic…

New: Chindit PIAT and Anti-tank Rifle teams

In order to bring things in line with the entries in the Bolt Action: Armies of Great Britain supplement, we’ve sculpted extra models to complete the Chindit PIAT and Anti-tank…

New: British Carrier Section plastic boxed set

One of the enduring images of the British (and other forces of His Majesty’s Commonwealth) are the brave lads being carried hell for leather in their Universal Carriers. We’re delighted…

Focus: D-Day Landings 6th June 1944

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings in Normandy – perhaps the most pivotal moment in World War II, when the Allied forces commenced operations to push the…

Hobby: M5 Halftracks with Passengers

Neil Burt (AKA Troop of Shewe) does it again with these amazing conversions of three M5 Halftracks. Outstanding work! Two of them have modelled in passengers, made from the plastic…

History: Fall of the Third Reich

By 1945 the German Army was a beaten force. It could not surrender, damned by Hitler’s orders to fight to the last man and the Allies’ demand for an unconditional surrender that the…

Hobby: British Cruisers

There’s just no stopping Neil Burt (also known as Troop of Shewe) – this week we’re showing off two Bolt Action British Cruisers, the A9 Mk I and A10 Mk…

Hobby: Luigi’s Universal Carrier

A newcomer to our forum, Luigi, posted up these pictures of his Universal Carrier with some lovely extra modelling details. As you can see the crew have had a successful…

New: Plastic M4 Sherman Medium Tank

This all-new plastic kit is the first fruits borne of our partnership with scale model giants Italeri. The M4 Sherman medium tank served Allied forces well, with American and British…

Rules: Warplanes in Bolt Action

The following rules for Warplanes were part of the original draft of the Bolt Action rulebook, but in the end they did not make the cut and they were simplified…

History: The Forgotten Army

1942 – Fall of Singapore After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and their simultaneous invasions of several islands across the Pacific, and then Malaysia the following day, the British interests in…

Showcase: British 14th Army

As we come to the end of our focus on the War in the Pacific, Warlord boss John Stallard was at pains to point out that it wasn’t just Americans…

Scenario: Jungle Road Ambush!

Burma, March 1942, the British and Commonwealth forces defending Rangoon have abandoned the city to the Japanese and have begun a long retreat north and west towards India. Slowed by…

Rules: Amphibious Assaults

Bolt Action writer Alessio Cavatore brings us some rules for staging beach landings in your games – perfect for Pacific themed battles as well as, of course the D-Day landings….

New: British Oerlikon light anti-tank gun (1939-40)

Reinforce your brave British Expeditionary Force with this unusual-looking tracked anti-tank gun. Developed towards the end of World War I, the Oerlikon 20mm, or 1-pdr, cannon was towed by the…

History: The BEF and the Fall of France

The British Expeditionary Force (BEF) was a small and confident professional force. Its leaders prepared for a war that was expected to pretty much follow the pattern of World War I with troops…

Rules: Dad’s Army in Bolt Action

As the characters and the (mis)adventures portrayed in the Dad’s Army TV series are not all that serious, neither are these rules – we don’t recommend these for use in tournaments! Fielding the…

Rules: Famous Characters of the Pacific Theatre

These historical characters, presented with a somewhat ‘Hollywood’ style, are here to add flavour to your armies. They may be included in future official publications, but in the meantime they…

Rules: Armadillo Improvised Fighting Vehicle

Our Bolt Action Additional Rules PDF has been updated with rules for the newly released Armadillo Improvised Armoured Vehicle. Click the button below to download the free PDF: Download PDF

New: Dad’s Army Home Guard Platoon boxed set

Our officially licenced Dad’s Army Home Guard platoon boxed set is out today. Based on the long-running TV series, these superb miniatures are now available to buy in store! Buy now in…

New: Armadillo improvised armoured vehicle

The Armadillo was an armoured fighting vehicle produced in Britain during the invasion crisis of 1940-1941. Based on a number of standard lorry chassis, it comprised a wooden fighting compartment protected by a layer of…

New: BEF 3″ medium mortar (1939-40)

Add to your British Expeditionary Force with this 3″ medium mortar to bombard the advancing Germans! View in Webstore This is the perfect support weapon to accompany our newly released British…

New: British Expeditionary Force boxed set

This new metal boxed set allows you to take the fight to Jerry as he storms into France and the Low Countries in 1940! These miniatures are also good for…

Pre-Order: Dad’s Army Home Guard Platoon boxed set

It seems that Warlord customers are just as big fans of Dad’s Army as the Warlord staff, because pre-orders have been flying in thick and fast for our new boxed…

Pre-Order: Dad’s Army Home Guard Platoon boxed set

We’re delighted to be able to show off our officially licenced Dad’s Army Home Guard platoon boxed set. Based on the long-running TV series, these superb miniatures are now available to…

Preview: Dad’s Army – Captain Mainwaring

The latest in our preview parade of Dad’s Army characters is Captain Mainwaring, stalwart leader of the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard Local Defence Volunteers. His sculpted both in his uniform and his bank…

Coming Soon: Dad’s Army

As we announced last year, we’ve been granted the official licence for the cult TV series, Dad’s Army. As we near the release date we thought it would be fun…

History: The Pacific Theatre

A brief history of the Pacific theatre in World War II In late 1941 the war between Japan and China, began in 1937, was drawing to a bloody stalemate. The…

Showcase: Christmas Truce!

The Christmas Truce pack consists of four great looking miniatures depicting a scene on Christmas Day as members of the British and German army meet to exchange gifts. The models…

Painting Guide: Using the Bolt Action Spray Primers

Warlord staff member Darren Evans was keen to try out the new Bolt Action spray paints, so we asked him to do a quick step-by-step guide. Over to Daz… Stage…

Hobby: Who Dares?

We’ve featured some of his work previously and Warlord forum-dweller Mikeland has done it again with this superb SAS Jeep diorama – very reminiscent of the glory days of comics…

Operation Market Garden – Oklahoma-style!

Organised and run by our good mate Jon Russell, this intimate event was a frenzy of Bolt Action gaming. Jon explains how the day went… Held on 25th August at…

Re-release: Bolt Action Jeep With Raised Canopy!

Another release is our Willys Jeep with its canopy raised. Good for the armies of America, Russia, Britain and others you can get yours here. The famous jeep that was…

New: Bolt Action Universal Carrier!

One of the enduring images of the British (and other forces of His Majesty’s Commonwealth) are the brave lads being carried hell for leather in their Universal Carriers. We’re delighted…

Preview: Morris Quad!

Those of you that attended Salute in London last Saturday will doubtless have seen all manner of unreleased goodies. Amongst these was this Morris Quad C8… The Morris Quad, a…

New: Plastic Bolt Action Commandos!

The latest plastic boxed set from us here at Warlord is for our Bolt Action WWII range and comes in the form of that most feared of raiding forces –…

Re-released: Bolt Action Airborne Jeeps!

The latest resin vehicles to be released are our British Airborne Jeeps. Of course, they work equally well for Canadian or Polish paras too! Specially modified to fit into the…

New: More Chindits!

We have loads more of Wingate’s brave jungle fighters to reinforce your troops behind Japanese lines! Too much to mention here so scroll down to see what we have in…

Re-release: Humber Armoured Cars, Grabner’s Humber and Ruined Building Corner

More resins are being released back into society – check them out here. The most numerous of British armoured cars used during World War II, the Humber armoured cars saw…

Re-release: Bolt Action Humber Scout Car & AEC Armoured Car!

The two latest Bolt Action resin vehicles to be released will help British and Commonwealth commanders support their gallant lads in the field. Have a good look at these two…

Preview: Bolt Action Churchill

Many of you have asked us to add more British vehicles to our Bolt Action WWII range to complement our new plastic British infantry. Your prayers have been answered in…

New: More Bolt Action British!

By jove but you’ve loved our plastic Bolt Action British! We’ve been bowled over by the rave reviews they’ve recieved and you’ve also lapped up our metal support packs too….

New: Bolt Action British Infantry!

Our latest plastic boxed set are our marvellous WWII Bolt Action British Infantry. These have received many plaudits based on the 3-ups and painted examples. Now you can get your…

Reinforcements: Red Devils!

Our Reinforcements scheme (where you can buy our models individually) has gone down an absolute storm with you all so we’re extending it to our Bolt Action British Airborne range!…