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Hobby: Paul Robins’ Italian Desert Army

Paul Robins is a long-time friend of Warlord Games and has been a collector for many years. He has amassed an impressive array of forces and we thought it about…

Showcase: British in the Desert – the 8th Army forces of Paul Robins

This week we’re looking in on Paul Robins’ British 8th Army force. Impressive, and  beautifully painted, the 8th Army are a labour of love – the level of detail, dedication, and…

Spotlight: Dimitri’s STuG III Diorama

This week, we got the opportunity to sit down with the winner of the Summer Offensive: Painting Competition Diorama category, Dimitri Verna, to discuss all the hard work that went…

The Summer Offensive, Painting Competition

We’ve been completely blown away by some of the entries you guys have submitted for the Summer Offensive: Painting Competition. We spent last week collating all the entries and passed…

Workbench: Marco’s ?

We infiltrated the studio whilst they all had their headphones on. No one noticed as we gathered some intriguing IMTel from Warlorder Marco’s Workbench… Tasked with top-secret 3D modelling Marco is…

Frontline Reports: William Russell’s Black Powder Armies

Historical Gamer/Painter William Russell recently brought in two epic Black Powder armies for us to take a look at, Warlorder George took a few notes… When we asked how he…

Konfilkt ’47 Diorama Competition

The Konfilkt ’47 Diorama Competition has come to close and Konflikting Opinions have all of the incredible entries to share! This article was originally posted on the Konflikting Opinions. To see all of the pictures…

Konflikt Showcase – foehammer888

Here are foehammer888’s Konflikt ’47 creations! He has painted and converted up this awesome M5 Stuart Light Tank for his US forces on the tabletop.   Following up with the…

Showcase: John’s Very English Civil War

Painted by Bruno Allanson to expand John’s somewhat large and growing collection (when can any collection be complete?), they show off a superb level of detail:   Lord Carnegie’s Regiment of…

Showcase: Landsknechts by Francesco Thau

Francesco Thau shares his stunning work on the latest Warlord Games plastic Landsknechts! If Francesco’s inspirational work has tempted you to get started with your own Hussars then charge over to the store today:…

Showcase: Hussar! by Francesco Thau

No need for words… just take a look at these stunning Napoleonic French Hussars by Francesco Thau:           If Francesco’s inspirational work has tempted you to get started with your own…

“Pork and Beans” The Portuguese army

Dr David James sends us a few words about his Napoleonic choice… “Pork and Beans” The Portuguese army plus a few pictures from his collection! The Portuguese army was always…

British Cavalry on the horizon!

What’s that we can hear? Why yes… it’s the Heavy British Cavalry thundering across the battlefields of  Napoleonic Belgium, in stores 17th June! The British Household Brigade Cavalry or the 1st Cavalry Brigade – was…

Showcase: German Pioniers

One of our most popular Bolt Action sets is the German Pioniers plastic and metal boxed set, crammed as it is with goodies! Let’s have a good look at what…

Pike & Shotte Showcase: Thirty Years War Army

By Robert Scicluna I started collecting pike and shotte miniatures seven years ago. I’ve been interested in The Thirty Years War (1618-1648) since a teenager, and with the release of the…

Showcase: Nathan Blank’s Winter Assault

We spotted these inspiring pieces over on the Bolt Action international facebook page and thought they just had to be shared – sit back and enjoy Nathans fantastic work then…

Hobby: Andy Singleton’s Eastern Front German Forces

Long-time friend of Warlord, and brush-wizard, Andy Singleton of Volley Fire Painting Services sent through some photos of his plastic Puma – and we’re more than impressed, so we thought we’d take…

Ostfront – The Germans

With the new Armies of Germany book Second Edition about to arrive in gaming shops and battlefields across the world, it’s a good time to look at an accompanying Bolt Action…

Showcase: Andy Singletons German Armour

Following his great SS-Sturmbataillon Charlemagne paint-job from a little while back, forum-goer VolleyFireAndy posted his fantastic collection of German tanks and other vehicles. Head over to the Warlord Forum to show your appreciation…

Community Konflikt

Having been released just over a month ago now, Konflikt ’47 has taken the world by storm – rift-tech contraptions have been sighted across the globe, and are taking to…

Showcase: Łukasz Perzanowski’s Grizzly Medium Walker – “Popeye”

The launch of Konflikt ’47 has taken the world by storm – the official Facebook group has become a hive of activity – walkers, supernatural horrors and Weird War armour has…

Antares Painting Competition – Time, Gentlemen Please!

The inaugural Beyond the Gates of Antares painting competition has come to a close – and we’ve had some superb entries! Over the past month, there’s been a near-constant wave…

Johns Birthday Special: Mule Train!

Happy Birthday John! Yes, it’s our benevolent leaders birthday this weekend and we thought we’d treat him (and you) to a cool video about one of his favorite models: And…

Hobby: Mark Daley’s German Waffen SS

Mark Daley recently worked on a small Nachtjager (German Night Hunters) Gruppe for us but he didn’t just stop at that: Mark: I’m currently building a 1944 SS Division based around…

Operation Sand Dune: The British Armour and Artillery

Carl Titterington of T’s Creative Ramblings brings us a further update from Operation Sand Dune. So after a painting drought of three months due to life getting in the way…

Showcase: Battle for Xilos Characters

To accompany The Battle for Xilos, we have created six new Antarean character models to represent the leaders and chief antagonists involved in the backstory. Perhaps you’ll be using one…

Overlord: A museums intimate background

A little while back we ran an article on a new ‘Shop’ now holding our Bolt Action range, the Overlord Museum at Colleville sur Mer. Not long after we were…

Hobby: Firefly Burlap by Rob Shackleton

Hot on the heels of our Warlord Plastic Churchill and Sherman Firefly release we spotted a post from Atelier-Robin aka Rob Shackleton with a very fine set of British along with…

Local Stockist Highlight: Figurkowe Gry Bitewne

Figurkowe Gry Bitewne to miejsce, gdzie odnajdą się wszyscy miłośnicy Wargamingu. W naszym gronie znajdziesz graczy, modelarzy, malarzy figurek i tych, którzy łączą wszystkie te dziedziny, U nas poczujesz się…

Studio News: In the Pipeline!

Coming Soon, and here to feast your eyes upon, are the upcoming Volksgrenadiers and War Elephant! Volksgrenadiers Expect to see these veteran troops in stores Mid July 2016 War Elephant…

D-Day Sword Beach Challenge: Royal Marines Charity Paint!

With the 72nd anniversary of the D-Day landings rolling around this year Andy Singleton of Volleyfire Painting decided to do something to raise some money for charity: Andy: Once I…

Project Z: Try the rules FREE and Latest Update on Project Z!

Project Z FREE PDF Rules Project Z is  spreading Braaiinnss across the globe! The buzz on the street has been so great that we want to give you a set of…

John’s Hobby weekend: Mule Train

This weekend our illustrious leader decided to bring out the old paint brushes and slap a little colour on an old favorite: Starting with a quick build onto some rectangular…

Xilos Characters – Fartok, Leader of the Outcast Revolt

The forthcoming Beyond the Gates of Antares narrative supplement, ‘The Battle for Xilos’ features six key new characters who find themselves (for better or for worse) at the heart of…

Showcase: “Action on the Scheldt” game table

A bit of a flashback today – last week, we posted a few photos of forumite ‘Chris W’ (of the ‘Barely Legal Wargamers’) ‘Action on the Scheldt’ table – and the…

Showcase: Sherman M4

Forums and facebook provide a great resource for our hobby and there are some great examples to inspire and help our creativity – check out this M4 Sherman by angusin ModelBrush for…

Showcase: Black Powder American War of Independence British army

You meet all sorts of peolpe at events around the globe and Salute 2016 was no exception. One such person is Alasdair Hutchinson with some very nice AWI British: My…

IMTel: C3M4 Drone

Yes, it’s nearly here! The first full-plastic large model for Beyond the Gates of Antares. And a lucky few who made it to Salute2016 last weekend have all ready been blazing…

Diorama Competition 2016: Winners!

We’d like to take this opportunity to say a huge ‘Thank you’ to all entrants for their work – we’ve been absolutely bowled over by the quality and quantity of…

Showcase: Lord Thomas Hawksby’s Pike & Shotte Musketeers

Lord Thomas Hawksby’s regiment is a fictional English Civil War Parliamentarian Infantry Regiment of Pike, Shotte and an attached Company of Firelocks created by the very skilled ‘Mikeland’. Mikeland’s OldEnglandGrownNew blog tells…

Project Z: The final countdown!

We’re in the last few days before the initial Project Z bundle offer comes to a close this Friday 11th March, we’ve prepared a feast of eye candy to wet…

Competition: Warlord Dioramas 2016

The Warlord Diorama Competition 2016 is now closed! We’ve had our socks blown off yet again by the stunning talent out there in the community. As the months became mere…

Highlight: Napoleonic Russians

With all the French Lancers and other cavalry charging about at present we didn’t want to forget the forces of mother Russia: A Campaign History Napoleon’s Russian campaign includes major battles such…

Highlight: Afrika Korps 5cm PaK 38 anti-tank gun

Take out enemy armour in the North African Desert with the Afrika Korps 5cm PaK 38 anti-tank gun. The 50mm Pak38 (Panzerabwehrkanone, in German – hence PaK), had a low profile and was…

Special Offer: Mad March Hare-Tzer

The Mad March Hare-tzer is almost gone! View MM Hare-Tzer in Store Everyone needs a tank on their desk top and this little beast is perfect for the job. Low…

Showcase: Prince Louis Napoleon

Each Warlord Games rulebook comes with an exclusive free miniature when you buy direct our web store. For the Zulu! Black Powder supplement, the model is Prince Louis Napoleon (16…

Project Z: The Zombie Scenery Files

Back in late 2015, Warlorder & writer Ricard Fortun asked Warlorder Gabrio if he could help on the Project Z game. Scenery was the order of the day, to be used as a…

Final Week: Diorama Challenge 2016

With our Warlord Games Day unfortunately still on hold pending repairs to the venue’s roof, we launched something of a challenge back in December in an attempt to stir your collective…

Bruce Murray’s M13/40 Italian tanks

Check out these lovely examples of our Italian M13/40 tank painted by Bruce Murray. As you can see Bruce has added an Italian flag as an air recognition symbol –…

Showcase: Imperial Rome’s Finest

We recently spotted some fantastic Romans appearing on Facebook and got hold of Shawn to find out more, discovering an extraordinary story beyond that of the fantastic miniatures… I’m Shawn…

Last Few Days – 15% off 3+ vehicles

Don’t Miss Out… The 15% off 3+ vehicles ‘Wheels of Steel’ offer comes to a close this coming Monday 29th Feb, so with the Easter break just around the corner,…

Showcase: Project Z

Fight to survive in the abandoned streets of a post-apocalyptic world infested by unnatural creatures hungry for your flesh. Take control of Survivors or a Street Gang in the fight…

Head to Head: Jagdpanzer 38t Hetzer Vs M18 Hellcat!

Andy Singleton from VollyFire Painting explores two of his favourite tank hunters, perhaps the most able pieces of equipment you may want to include in your Bolt Action armies! Andy:…

Introduction: Early Hebrew & Bedouin Nomad

This range can be used for the Early Hebrew armies during the invasion of Canaan, firstly under Moses and then Joshua and Gideon against the Canaanite city-states and the Nomadic…

Highlight: Italian M13/40 light tank

If you want a vehicle for your Italian force then this undoubtedly should be your first of many, the M13/40 Light Tank! View in Store The M13/40 series was Italy’s most-produced tank…

Highlight: Panzer II Ausf. A/B/C

Our Panzer II is heading to the front lines and can be used to represent Ausf. A, B or C variants fighting during the Blitzkrieg in Europe and the Russian Front, in…

Highlight: Bofors QF 40mm

As the sun beats down upon the brows of the brave Tommies of the British Commonwealth and they stand firm against the Axis aggressors, the ubiquitous 40mm Bofors anti-aircraft gun…

Spotlight: Dad’s Army – new packs available

Dad’s Army – the plucky defenders of Walmington-on-Sea “Now listen, men…” Next week sees the release of the much-anticipated new Dad’s Army movie – we here at Warlord HQ have been…

Highlight: Austin K2 ‘Katie’ ambulance

We’ve all seen the classic war movie ‘Ice Cold in Alex’ (and if not then go watch a classic now!) where one of the stars of the film is an…

Showcase: Winter Soviet Infantry

With the recent release of our Winter German and Winter US Bolt Action ranges, and with a distinct chill in the air around our Nottingham HQ, Warlorder Robin Daley was…

Gallery: Sarmatians!

These fabulous pictures, sent to us from Bennett Blalock-Doane, capture Sarmatian Cataphracts thundering in to battle on their armoured steeds. These horsemen can provide excellent shock cavalry for your Dacian…

Warlord Games Gift Cards and Wish Lists

Struggling to think what to ask Santa for, and not yet fully decided? Or perhaps you’re looking for a suitable present for a partner, and don’t quite know where to…

Competition: Diorama Challenge 2016

With our Warlord Games Day unfortunately still on hold, we thought you’d all be up for a challenge. Time to dig deep into your imaginations and prep your brushes as…

Get Started Deals: Bolt Action Starter Sets

There’s never been a better time to get started playing Bolt Action, our World War II wargame, with our two awesome starter sets! Each set contains two opposing forces with…

Spotlight: Black Powder Anglo-Zulu War Zulus

Following on from our closer look at the Anglo-Zulu War British range last week, we are now turning our attention on their opposition – the Zulus! The Zulu army was…

Photography: Zulu! battle scenes

The 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). Here…

Showcase: M3 White Scout car

We asked for articles from you wonderful lot and articles with wonderful stuff in came back – check out Bryan Cook’s French M3 White Scout Car: Bryan here, I am…

Showcase: Imperial Japanese Forces of the Bolt Action Community

With the recent release of our ‘Empires in Flames’ Bolt Action Theatre Book, this week we delved back through the Warlord Games Forums and related Facebook groups to take stock…

Showcase: The LVT4 ‘Buffalo’

With the ‘Empires in Flames’ Theatre Book for Bolt Action now out, it’s time to mount up and head back to the beaches of the Pacific! Rich D of our Warlord…

Gallery: Anthony ‘Patch’ Omeara’s Trio of German vehicles

Patch from WWPD recently got in touch with an update on his latest projects – including a trio of our German vehicles painted in a relatively simple but highly effective colour…

New: Finnish ‘Build an Army’ – and Bolt Action Deals

Over the past few months we’ve put together a handy army building tool in the Warlord webstore, which not only gives you a simple method of putting together a bespoke army…

Showcase: Jez Allum’s Freeborn

Jez Allum has been at it again – following our previous showcase of is fabulously painted Algoryn army, he’s turned his hand to our recently released Freeborn… Hello all you…

Showcase: Stefan Kraut’s Luftwaffe Field Division

We were bowled-over last week when Stefan Kraut (forum member ‘SoC’) posted pictures of some of our recently released Luftwaffe Field Division models that he’s painted… take a look!  …

Hobby: Matt Houghton’s ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ Freeborn

Beyond the Gates Of Antares is coming and Matt Houghton picked up his set of Freeborn to get in some early action. Let’s take a look at Matt’s new force… Matt: My…

Showcase: 8e Régiment de Cuirassiers

Warlord Games’ owner John Stallard’s recent trip to the 200th anniversary of Waterloo brought back a wealth of colour to this period in our history. We noticed Laurens Vannijvel had…

Showcase: Barcino’s Miniatures

Earlier this week, Warlord forum member ‘Barcino’ posted some fantastic photos of a recent project he’s been working on. These are the exclusive miniatiures you receive for free when you…

Showcase: Heiko Sander’s Landsknechts

We were recently contacted by Heiko Sander – a gamer who’s recently been painting our new Landsknecht range and the results were just too good to keep to ourselves! Landsknechts ‘servant of…

Hobby: Dan Hoyt’s Thirty Years War Swedish Infantry

Dan Hoyt – from Redoverblue has been busy at the painting desk again. Stepping away from his usual WWII fare – this past week he showcased some of our Thirty Years War…

Pike & Shotte Infantry Focus: Shotte

Armies of the Pike & Shotte era were centred around blocks of Pikemen flanked by detachments of Musketeers. The Musketeers would pour fire onto the enemy from afar, to cut-down…

Showcase: Blitzkrieg German Forces

With our next Bolt Action Theatre Book now available to Pre-order – ‘Germany Strikes!’ – which focuses on the Early War period, we thought it about time that we delve…

Pike & Shotte Infantry Focus: Pike

The Pike was one of the key weapons of the Pike & Shotte era – a long pole weapon wielded by foot soldiers, the Pike was effective not only against…

Showcase: German Forces of the Late War Period

From today our plastic German Grenadiers Box Set is available to pre-order – and they should start shipping out to customers next week. They are the latest addition to our extensive range…

Showcase: Andy Singleton’s 95th Rifles

He’s been at it again! – Andy Singleton of Volleyfire Painting Services has been hard at work churning out a seemingly endless stream of beautifully painted models – this time, he’s…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Matt Houghton’s Algoryn

Week-by-week we’re seeing more and more Beyond the Gates of Antares projects from around the community – over on the Facebook Group there are some fantastic painted models, conversions, and…

Showcase: Roman War Machines

Alongside the massed legions of Rome, these devastating war machines sought not to just provide covering fire for the legionaries but also to destroy the enemy from afar. These weapons…

Spotlight: Buffalo Soldiers and Nisei

With all of the recent releases of German troop boxed sets and the excited commotion in the community regarding the imminent Winter Soviets, we thought it time to take a…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Jez Allum’s Algoryn

2015 is shaping-up to be a very exciting year for Beyond the Gates of Antares – over the coming months, we’ll be ramping-up the amount of Antares-related articles, new rules and…

Gallery: British Vehicles

Our expert studio painters have been working their magic on a whole range of British Bolt Action vehicles over the last few weeks – here are the results: View in…

Preview: German Veteran Grenadiers

12 Days of Christmas – Day 10 Today’s titbit is this wonderful new metal boxed set of German Veteran Grenadiers – due for release early in the New Year! Fighting to…

Showcase: Senegalese Tirailleurs

12 Days of Christmas – Day 4 Today’s treat is a look at these fearsome-looking Senegalese Tirailleurs for the French Army in Bolt Action. Sculpted by Steve Saleh and painted…

Gallery: Japanese Vehicles

This week our Studio painting team have turned their focus to the Far East and the vehicles of the Japanese Empire: the Type 4 Ho-Ro self-propelled gun and the Type…

Gallery: SAS Jeeps

This week our Studio painters have turned their hands to the ever-popular SAS jeeps – these characterful models are literally covered in details, making them great fun to paint! View…

Gallery: Germans with Infra-red Assault Rifles and Borgward Wanze

Our expert studio painting team have been busy painting Germans and we knew you’d want to see the fruits of their labours. First up are these Heer grenadiers toting STG44…

Gallery: British in the Desert

The talented Bruce Murray has been hard at work preparing another batch of British Armour for Tank War! – This week we have a pair of Vickers Light Tanks fitted with…

Showcase: The Airborne Forces of Bolt Action

With the release of the optional rules set for Airlanding reinforcements for Bolt Action, now is the time… muster the troops, tighten your straps, check your ‘chute, say a quick…

Gallery: British Vehicles

Our talented Studio painters have been at it again – this time we have a batch of British Bolt Action vehicles to feast your eyes on… First up, the Dingo…

Hobby: Panzerwerfer 42s firing

Recently we spotted this great piece of painting and modelling on our forum, posted by 14th Brooklyn – a pair of Panzerwerfer 42s both with the option to have them in driving…

Showcase: KGL light infantry by Francesco Thau

Following on from his lovely Napoleonic British Infantry here and here, Francesco Thau is back with more great photos of more great models – this time the King’s German Legion…

Gallery: More Soviet Vehicles

Our Studio painters have been churning out even more vehicles and tanks for the Soviet army. Anyone would think we had a new Bolt Action supplement in the pipeline focusing…

Showcase: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Duke of Cumberland

Bonnie Prince Charlie Charles Edward Louis John Casimir Sylvester Maria Stuart, or as we shall simply call him, Bonnie Prince Charlie was the pretender to the British throne in the…

Gallery: German Armoured Cars

This week we received another batch of German vehicles from the studio painters, who have been furiously preparing them for the ‘Tank War’ release – this time, they’ve been working…

Gallery: German Halftracks

Our unstoppable painters have been churning out German halftracks lately – feast your eyes… View in store View in store View in store View in store View in store  

Showcase: Waterloo British Infantry by Francesco Thau – part 2

Last month we were sent some stunning photos by Francescu Thau we just had to share them with you. Applying his undoubted talent with a paintbrush to our Napoleonic British…

Showcase: Waterloo British Infantry by Francesco Thau

When we were sent these stunning photos by Francescu Thau we just had to share them with you. Applying his undoubted talent with a paintbrush to our Napoleonic British Line…

Hobby: John Stallard’s Crimean British and Poles

Hoots mon! That tyrant John Stallard has stolen all the promo models from the staff at Warlord and has amassed a Crimean Scottish regiment formed solely on Big Wullies!! It’s…

Showcase: Finns

Warlord painter Gary Martin has sent us freshly painted Finns so it’s time to show them off! Faced with the vast forces of the Soviets, the courageous and resourceful Finnish…

Showcase: Italian Bersaglieri

This week we’re taking a look at our Italian Bersaglieri range for Bolt Action, plus the Semovente assault gun: View in Store View in Store View in Store View in…

Showcase: Pullo and Vorenus, Heroes of Rome

Adding more leadership to your Caesarian Roman army are these two new character models! Pullo and Vorenus are two names that many of you will be familiar with from the…

Showcase: Italian Army

More great models from our expert Studio painters – this week a range of Italian Army troops: View in Store View in Store View in Store View in Store View…

Showcase: Japanese Armour

Our Studio painters have been busy recently, so we thought it was a great time to show off some of their work. This week, Imperial Japanese tanks, tank destroyers and…

Showcase: Forces of Waterloo

With the new La Haye Sainte battle set as the centrepiece, here are some of the other forces we have available (and many more on the way…)  that will make…

Hobby: Lord Morecroft’s Coach

Mike Jackson created this highly characterful model for his blog using Pike & Shotte models, and we are only too happy to show off his handiwork! Lord Thomas Hawksby’s regiment…

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…

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: Sd.Kfz 222 Armoured Cars

More great converting and painting from Neil Burt (also known as Troop of Shewe) – a pair of Sd.Kfz 222 Armoured Cars, remodelled with open hatches and extra stowage:

Gallery: Uncle Sam’s Guns

This week our Warlord’s studio painter Andres Amian has been working on our US artillery models:

Hobby: John Stallard’s Stug

This week John has been painting the cracking new Stug III D from the Warlord Games tank factory. Cast in our new formula resin, the early Stug III is an ugly…

Gallery: Third Reich Redux

Our talented Studio painting team have been busy brushing up our German vehicles and guns – here are the results… View Full Range

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…

Showcase: Polish Winged Hussars

One of the most spectacular cavalry formations of the age, Polish Winged Hussars were famous for their huge ‘wings’, a wooden frame carrying eagle, ostrich, swan or goose feathers. They wore highly…

Gallery: Colonial Rangers

We’ve received more freshly painted miniatures to show you this week. This latest batch shows off the splendid Colonial Rangers for your French Indian War battles. Designed by Conquest Miniatures, we…

Showcase: Opel Blitz Truck

Aside from having a great name the Opel Blitz was the unsung hero of the German armed forces in all theatres. Over a dozen versions of this reliable truck saw…

Showcase: Pike & Shotte Mule Train

The roads of Britain and Europe in the 17th century were legendarily poor in the main. All heavy goods were moved by sea and river wherever possible, carts being suitable for…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Boromites

Rick Priestley succumbs to Boromite infestation – news of Warlord’s forthcoming science-fiction project. 2013 was a busy year for the Warlord team. What with the astonishing success of our WWII-based…

Showcase: The Crimean War

The Crimean War is perhaps most famous for the misguided Charge of the Light Brigade, when the British cavalry’s orders were misinterpreted leading them to charge up the length of…

Showcase: Pike & Shotte Lords of the Land

The Pike & Shotte English Civil War range has some stunning mounted character models, ready to lead your regiments into battle for King (or not) and Country. Shown here are…

Gallery: Iroquois Indians

Check out these beautifully painted French Indian War models, from the brush of the talented painter LuiFe Garcia.  

New: Germanic Tribesmen

The Warband moved quickly, flitting through the dark forest, and as they closed in like wolves on the fold, sensed the nervousness in their foes…” Bursting out of the Teutoberg…

Bolt Action Axis Gallery

We’ve recently been having loads of miniatures painted by our newly recruited team of painters as well as the regular stalwarts – here are some of the results for the…

Gallery: Tom Weiss’ Indians

Tom is an incredible painter whose work we have shown in the past on our Bolt Action miniatures. By chance we noticed he had applied his not inconsiderable talents the…

Gallery: Three Men And A Dog!

Yes, it’s a rubbish title but when you are trying to introduce stunning paintjobs from Sascha Herm and Andres Amian Fernandes mere words aren’t really enough. So, let’s cut to…

Gallery: Bennett Blalock-Doane’s Romans!

An email from Bennett always halts all activity at Warlord HQ. We’ll cut the introduction short and let Bennett’s amazing conversion and painting talents do the talking…

Gallery: The Eve Before Battle

The Warlord forums are a great place to find superbly crafted dioramas, painting and modelling tips and just chat about this great hobby of ours. One such diorama was posted…

Model Of The Week: Raus!

One of the most popular models in the Warlord miniatures cabinets is this set of German grenadiers alighting from their Hanomag and into action. Model of the week this time…

Gallery: Pike & Shotte Mule Train

One of our most popular metal releases in recent months, we sent the Mule Train out to two painters. We weren’t disappointed with the results! The roads of Britain and…

Model of the Week: Imperial Roman Aquilifer

This week we showcase one of Paul’s favourite models – the Aqulifer, Eagle standard bearer of the mighty Roman Legions! Paul: We all love Romans don’t we? Well, maybe not…

Gallery: More painted Waffen-SS!

Big Gazza has been working his magic again so we’re delighted to be able to show off a load more painted Waffen-SS models. We also have a load more available…

Model Of The Week – Ancient British Mastiffs

Our resident Canuckian, Kristen, takes a turn telling us about the model she admires from one of our ranges. Let’s see what she has to say, eh? Kristen: Despite the…

Model Of The Week: Big Gareth

This week it’s the term of Warlord’s Big Gareth who has chosen as his famous model, er, Big Gareth… With Little Steve last week picking the dynamic German Flame Thrower…

Painted Roman Marines!

Thanks to the postal delays we’re still seeing in the UK in some regions we missed out on bringing you pics of the new Roman Marines models painted by Dr…

Model of the Week: Unleash Hell!

This new but increasingly popular series showcases our favourite models in the Warlord Games ranges. This week John Stallard waxes lyrical about a certain Roman General and has some exciting…

Model Of The Week: The Earl Of Essex!

Our Sales Manager and Pike & Shotte aficionado, Steve Morgan chooses his favourite Warlord model this week – The Earl of Essex. Take a look at this great miniature and…

Model Of The Week: Boadicea Triumphant!

This week’s model is the favourite of our Production Manager, Darek the Meerkat (easier to remember than his surname which has rather too many Zs in…). As soon as he…

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…

Model Of The Week: Primus Pilus

We kicked off our Model of the Week feature last week with Paul’s favourite – the Pike & Shotte Marksman, Old Tom. This week John has his say and thus…

Preview: Bolt Action Chindits!

You have loved the recently released US Marine Corps range and we’re happy to tell you the next army to be released in our War in the Far East range…

Model Of The Week: Pike & Shotte Marksman

Here at Warlord HQ John and Paul have been taking stock of what we’ve achieved at Warlord over the past three years. Whilst we may well be better known for…

Gallery: Prussian Up Daisies!

We narrowly missed the deadline for getting pics of painted models from our  Napoleonic Prussian Landwehr in last week’s newsletter. So, it’s only right and proper we show them off…

More Pike & Shotte Highland Clansmen!

Well, kind of…  We’ve now received painted examples of the final miniatures in the Highlanders range and they’re now available to buy singly in our Reinforcements system. Simply click an…

Gallery: Andrés Amián Fernández’s Soviet Artillery.

Hot on the heels of the gallery we ran last week showing off the superb brushmanship of Andrés Amián Fernández we’re delighted to say that he’s sent us painted examples…

Gallery: Andrés Amián Fernández

We’ve had a lot of new releases painting by the rather-too-talented-for-his-own-good Andrés Amián Fernández. Andrés has also turned his hand to freshening up existing models in our range with his…

Gallery: Humber Armoured Car Mk II

An old favourite, the Humber armoured car has been given a makeover from the brush of the talented Frank Keast. Take a good look at this staple of British recce…

Preview: Polish Sharpshooters

We’ve recently re-organised our early war Polish range and are in the process of filling in the gaps. Foremost amongst these are the marksmen and anti-tank riflemen – take a peek…

Gallery: Darren Linington’s Parliament Cavalry!

That man Linington has been at it again – this time putting brush to our plastic Parliamentarian Cavalry. Enough talking – time to take a look. Lovely stuff, eh? Get…

Gallery: Bolt Action Polish Lancers!

Last week we re-released our newly repainted Bolt Action early war Polish range. Stephan Huber has done a cracking job of them too. This week we bring you a superb…

Gallery: British Airborne Jeeps!

When painted by Neil at Troop of Shewe our British Airborne Jeeps look even more dashing! Take a look at Neil’s handiwork and we dare you to not want to…

Bolt Action Early War Polish Are Back!

We’ve recently had our early war Polish army range repainted by the talented hands of Stephan Huber. It’s also given us the opportunity to re-organise the range into more manageable…

Gallery: Ubique Matt’s Plastics!

Not long ago we held a Black Powder Open Day at Maelstrom Games’ Eye of the Storm venue. We were delighted when Warlord forum-dweller, Ubique Matt, dropped in with a…

Preview: More SS!

Big Gazza has worked his painting magic on the Waffen-SS range once again! This time on more future releases lending more punch to your SS force… …and some sizzle to…

Gallery: Bolt Action By Agis Neugebauer

Last week we brought you a stack of Agis’ beautifully painted Bolt Action British miniatures and vehicles. This week we bring you more British but painted for the Western Desert…

Gallery: Agis Neugebauer’s Bolt Action British

A familiar name within the wargaming community, Agis is a games designer and painter par excellence. We were delighted when Agis sent us pics of the Bolt Action British models…

Gallery: Sascha Herm’s Romans

We recently showed off Sascha’s Boadicea and bloody marvellous it was too! Now, it’s the turn of her enemy – the might of Imperial Rome. Feast your eyes on these…

Gallery: Tom Weiss’ Partisans

More inspirational brushwork from Tom Weiss. This time it’s the turn of the Partisans to step out of the shadows! These miniatures are perfect for representing the forces of the…

Gallery: Tom Weiss’ Fallschirmjager!

Another week – another batch of superbly painted Bolt Action miniatiures from top painter, Tom Weiss! This week it’s the turn of the elite German airborne – the Fallschirmjäger! The…

Gallery: Tom Weiss’ British Airborne

Following on from last week’s article showcasing Tom’s amazing Bolt Action Waffen-SS it’s the turn of the Allies this week – the British Airborne drop in! Few divisions in the…

Gallery: Tom Weiss

When you see that a pro painter has put paint top your models you are often delighted. When you hear that painter is none other than Tom Weiss you really…

Lee Parnell’s Bolt Action British

Forum member Lee (AKA Safetystick) recently sent us pics of his lovely Bolt Action British painting. Check them out here along with how he achieved these splendid results! Lee has…

Paul Cubbin’s Big Wullie!

“The Cubster”, as Paul is known on the Warlord forums, has applied his prodigious painting skills to the Big Wullie miniature you get free when you buy a copy of…

Gallery: King Charles I

Resplendent in ornate cuirassier armour and sat astride his trusty warhorse, Charles Stewart cuts a fine figure as he commands his forces in the field. We recently received this lovely…

Re-released: Bolt Action Soviet Naval Brigade!

We’ve taken the opportunity to refresh this exciting set of models from our Bolt Action WWII range. These brave, well-trained sailors performed exceptionally well in many battles on the Eastern…

WAMP Painting Competition Winners!

The competition run by those splendid chaps over at Wargames and Miniatures Paradise (WAMP) has now finished and what a startling success it has been, with the largest number of…

Gallery: Stephan Huber’s Celts!

You’ve seen Stephan’s handiwork already with his Partisans and Romans – this time we get to show off his work on the barbarians! First off we have deadly Dacians bristling…

Gallery: Unleash Hell!

Two weeks ago we released the resin models of a Roman General and his faithful war dog. To say these have gone down a storm would be an understatement! Here…

Gallery: Pike & Shotte Mortar!

Ace painter Darren Linington has worked his magic on our Pike & Shotte mortar. There were few more terrifying weapons in the 17th Century than the fearsome blast of the…

Gallery: German Bolt Action Vehicles

Neil at Troop of Shewe has been a busy man! He’s managed to churn out some superbly painted examples of our Schwimmwagen and Kubelwagen for this update as well. As…

Darek Flashes His Wullie!

Our Warehouse manager, Darek, has been having fun painting his Big Wullie miniature. Big Wullie, the Crimean Highlander, is only available when you buy a copy of Black Powder from…

New: Fallschirmjäger with Looted Weapons

When you’re in the midst of the maelstrom of battle you will use whichever weapon comes to hand. These hard-bitten Fallschirmjäger are no exception and are portrayed with a variety…

New: Fallschirmjäger Tank Hunters!

There’s been a plethora of new Bolt Action Miniatures deploying from the sky lately, and these new models are no exception. Equipped with Panzerfausts and Panzerschrecks to stop Allied armour…

Gallery: Dom Goh’s PaK 40

We recently came across a disk full of images from previous Bolt Action painting competitions. There are some cracking entries and we’ll be showing them off again over the next…

Black Powder: Disordered!

What’s happened here then? Ady McWalter recently showed us one of the conversions he’s been working on to represent Disorder in his games of Black Powder. Pull yourselves together, lads!…

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!…

New! US Airborne Reinforcements

Last week we announced our new Reinforcements offer where you can buy individual figures of your choice! This week we’re adding our Bolt Action Miniatures US Airborne to the scheme:…

Gallery: Ancient British Sky-Clad Fanatics

One of our mad collectors has taken to converting our Naked Fanatics with superb results… “I love stark-naked loony psychos (there’s a sentence you don’t want taking out of context!)….

Bolt Action Gallery: Tetrarch

To complement the release of the British Airborne Jeeps here’s a showcase on our Tetrarch light tank as painted by Neil at Troop of Shewe. This lovely little kit comes…

Gallery: Bolt Action King Tiger

You’ve seen plenty of his work over the past few months but we’ve saved Neil at Troop of Shewe’s King Tiger paint jobs for the New Year! The biggest landbound…

Bolt Action Gallery: Hetzer

Small but perfectly formed, the Hetzer was a very effective tank destroyer due to its small size and low profile. Here we present the Bolt Action model expertly painted by…

Preview: Bolt Action Fallschirmjager PaK40

We’ve been revamping and updating our Fallschirmjager range and have a few new models in the pipeline. We’ve already shown you the models armed with MP40s and the 81mm mortar…

Gallery: Pike & Shotte Leaders

You can tell the winter holidays must be close as the paintbrushes are flying as workers are released from their daily toil to fritter their time away painting miniatures. Fresh…

Gallery: Troop of Shewe Bolt Action Vehicles

As this is being written, it’s quite a week for Bolt Action Miniatures releases so we figure we’ll go the whole hog and look at some more great paintjobs by…

Army Gallery: Stephan Huber’s Celts

Not long ago we showed off Stephan’s talent with a paintbrush when we showcased his Romans. Now, we’re happy to bring you Stephan’s glorious Warlord Celts: First off we have…

Preview: Fallschirmjager

The third boxed set to be released for our 28mm WWII Bolt Action range will be the German Paratroopers – the Fallschirmjager.  Here’s a look at some of what’s coming…

New Release: Imperial Roman Onager

Woe betide enemies of Rome who thought themselves safe behind their stockade, earthen rampart, or high stone wall. All the fortifications in the world would count for naught when the…

New Release: Simon Scarrow’s Macro & Cato

You wait for months for long-awaited releases to arrive and then two arrive at once! Immortalised by the pen of best-selling author Simon Scarrow, Roman Centurion Macro and his young…

Stephan Huber’s Imperial Roman Gallery!

One of our more prolific forum posters, Regulator (aka Stephan Huber) has blown us away with photos of his Roman and Celt painting. We’ll bring you the Celts soon but…

Troop of Shewe German Bolt Action Gallery

That far-too-talented chap, Neil Burt AKA ‘Troop of Shewe‘ has been a busy man – here are loads of images of Bolt Action German vehicles for you to admire. First…

Bolt Action German Vehicle Gallery

This week we have some cracking models to show off – fresh from the brushes of Troop of Shewe! We’ve released a host of new vehicles for our Bolt Action…

New Release: Ruined Building Corner

The latest release in our Bolt Action range of World War II miniatures, vehicles and terrain is this lovely ruined building corner. This detailed scenery piece is perfect for games…

Painted Pike & Shotte Miniatures Gallery

We’ve received plenty of painted examples of our Pike & Shotte miniatures recently so we’re doing the only decent thing – showing them off! From Dale Yates we get these…

Gallery: Pike & Shotte Leaders

We’ve already told you plenty about our first Pike & Shotte character models in our previous article. So we’ll just keep quiet this time out and allow you to drink…

Spotlight: Imperial Roman Boxed Sets

In this edition of the Spotlight we will be focusing on our very first range’s boxed sets – The Army of Imperial Rome. The Imperial Roman war machine was unrivaled…

New Release: Plastic Imperial Roman Auxiliaries

We’ve seen quite a bit of chatter about these models since we showed them off online and at Historicon 2009. Therefore we’re very happy to announce that our plastic Imperial…

Spotlight: Celts

We’ve little time for mucking about with fancy wordplay in this edition of the Spotlight, the Celts are invading! Whether you’re interested in Ancient Britons, Dacians, our upcoming Germanics or…

Bolt Action Gallery

In our effort to bring you the best content possible here on the Warlord website, we’ve had some of our recent releases painted by far-too-talented painters. Feast your eyes on…

Spotlight: Imperial Roman Auxiliaries

Welcome to the Warlord Games Spotlight! Last time we took a look at our Ancient British Warriors, and we’re still trying to get the woad off. This round we thought…

Spotlight: Ancient British Celts and Boadicea

Welcome to our first Warlord Spotlight, a new feature which focuses on a portion of the Warlord range which we would like to give a bit of special attention to….

New Release: Roman Camelry (Dromedarii)

Here at Warlord Games we not only love to bring you the best sculpted miniatures but also like to give you new stuff that’s out of the ordinary and these…

Showcase: Freshly Painted Pike & Shotte miniatures

The clue is in the title – this page is all about showing of some great paintjobs on some of our latest Pike & Shotte releases. We’ll not waste any…

Andrew Taylor Paints Bolt Action!

One of the best miniature painters in the game, Andrew Taylor has turned his hand to our Bolt Action US Airborne range. Words alone cannot do justice to Andrew’s skill…

Updated! New Releases for the Bolt Action Motor Pool!

Updated 19/06/09: Komrade Aaron Ishmael has expertly converted and painted our Soviet Assault Gun, SU-122M: We continue to expand World War II Bolt Action Miniatures range with the release of…

Chris Adcock’s Scots Covenanter Frame Gun

Our good mate Chris Adcock has pulled out all the stops (on his paint bottles apparently) and has given us this expertly painted Scots Covenanter Frame Gun. The frame gun…

Painted Pike & Shotte Saker cannon

We’re very fortunate here at Warlord Games to have a dedicated legion of highly skilled fans who can paint our miniatures to an award-winning finish. A classic example is, the…

Big Gazza’s Big Gun – 88mm Flak 36

Before we at Warlord Games bought Bolt Action Miniatures the previous owner, Paul and Simon, ran quarterly painting competitions. The winner of one such competition was our mate Big Gazza…

Preview: Imperial Roman Auxiliaries (Box Art)

The one-and-only Peter Dennis has produced us another masterpiece – this time for the cover of our forthcoming plastic Imperial Roman Auxiliaries boxed set. While we will show you the…

Celtic Archers

r Phil Hendry has, once again, come up with the goods in the painting department and here you can see painted examples of our recently released Celtic Archers. Ideal for…

Mark Farr’s Scottish Covenanters

Warlord’s Mark Farr has been a busy lad and has taken a distinctly Scottish turn with his Pike & Shotte army. You can see the results of his endeavours below…

New Release: German Panzernest

Gott in Himmel! Just when you think we’ve reached the bottom of the barrel for cool and interesting things for your Bolt Action Miniatures German army, we manage to pull…

Preview: Vandeleur’s Humber Scout Car!

“Remember what the general said; we’re the cavalry. It would be bad form to arrive in advance of schedule. In the nick of time would do nicely. “ Michael Caine…

New Release: US Airborne Support Weapons

Our latest releases for the Bolt Action US Airborne line have been dropped in to fight the good fight for America nad her allies on, or behind, the front lines….

Updated – Showcase: Celts!

Warlord fans across the world of a barbarian bent have been hard at work painting our Celts miniatures. Now that we have got our lime properly mixed and are prepared…

Showcase: Sherman M4A3 (76)

The Sherman Tank was the mainstay of the American army. The break out from the Normandy beaches and the bocage could never been achieved without the armoured support. Although they…

New Release: Army Painter Primer, Files and Basing packs

The Army Painter hobby supply line continues to expand with essential products for assembling, painting, and converting your Warlord and Bolt Action miniatures. First up we’ve got the brand-new Army…

New Release: British Bicyclists

Whilst we tend to think of WWII being all half-tracks and Panther tanks, the reality was that a huge proportion of transportation was done by bicycle – pretty much all…

New Release: Roman Emperors!

As any loyal citizen of Rome well knows, the Praetorian Guard were the protectors (and sometimes enforcers) of the Emperor. However, we can assure you that the Praetorian Guard never…

Updated: Hordes of Horses

Updated 13 March, 2009: One of our most popular sets is now available as a boxed set – Celt Cavalry. This part plastic, part metal unit allows you to harry…

Spotlight: Army Painter Brushes

The Army Painter have hit the nail squarely on the head yet again with their range of brushes. Developed especially for both beginners and experienced painters these superb brushes offer…

Best in Shewe!

Neil of Troop of Shewe was kind enough to send us along some excellent pictures of his amazingly well-painted Bolt Action Allied models. Suffice to say we had to show…

New Release: Roman Heads!

To allow you even more variety in your Imperial Roman armies we’ve made two new packs of metal heads – one with four Roman helmet variants and the other with…

Mentioned in Despatches – Bolt Action vehicles

Greetings treadheads! Did you know there are more than 50 vehicles (and even a boat!) in the Bolt Action range? For no other reason than to show off finely sculpted…

Steve Dean Does Warlord!

There comes a time when all the hard work you put into something pays off. Such a time came to us at Warlord Games recently when none other than one…

Falx? What’s a Fa…

We’ve been warning of their approach at conventions and wargames shows for a few months now, but now Peter ‘The Count’ Dennis has provided us with the art for our…

Eye Candy – a Gallery of Glory!

We’ve been inundated with professional painters wanting to get to grips with our highly-detailed and superbly dynamic miniatures. Gift horses, mouths and all that… No more waffle needed from us…

North African Allies

The horsemen of Numidia in Northern Africa went from being enemies of the Roman Empire to being conscripted by Imperial Rome as fast-moving and highly effective skirmish cavalry. Wielding light…

Roma Victor!

Anyone who’s seen the film Gladiator can envision the devastating impact a Roman turma can bring to an enemy formation (those Germans were far from pleased). Now you can add…

Celts – an equal opportunities employer!

In our effort to bring you the most interesting Celtic army models for your wargaming and collecting needs, Warlord Games is very happy to offer our excellent Female Celt Warriors…

Get the Point? Celt Javelinmen

These Celts will certainly make sure you do. New from Warlord Games, our Celt Javelinmen are prepared to bring a veritable rain of death upon any invaders who dare to…

Have Kit, Will Battle.

Roman Legionaries were famed for their ability to march long distances with full kit and to set up a defensible camp with amazing speed and discipline. When Marius was elected…

Optimum Optiones

While it is well known that the Centurion was the head Legionary in charge of his century, his hand-picked assistant and rear guard officer was known as the Optio. Should…

No Clothes? No Problem!

One would think that taking to the ancient, brutal battlefields in the buff where Celts and Imperial Romans clashed would be tactical suicide. However, it is documented that the ritual…

Woad on Wheels

We are pleased and proud to announce the new release of our three new Celt Chariots and Celt Civilians. Sharp-eyed readers will notice our Celtic Chieftain’s Chariot inspired by the…

Sneak Peeks: Top Brass

If you feel your Roman Legion has been slightly lacking in its leadership of late, our new Roman Officers pack should put a bit more discipline into your ranks! Released…

Day of the Tortoise!

What is more iconic than the famous Roman Testudo (tortoise) formation? Pretty much nothing in Roman terms.  So, it would have been remiss of us not to have designed one…

Recipe for Success

Take one talented painter and add in several finely-detailed and dynamically-posed Warlord Games miniatures. Sprinkle lightly with the revolutionary The Army Painter hobby products and leave to simmer over a…

Brushing Up!

Fresh from the painting table of Dr Phil Hendry are these beautifully painted metal Auxiliaries. Painted using The Army Painter hobby products the unit is finished off beautifully with Little…

Sneak Peek: Imperial Roman Veterans

As we prepare to release our next plastic boxed set – Imperial Roman Veterans we thought you’d like to see the simply gorgeous box art as illustrated by the one…

Through the looking glass

When we launched the Warlord Games website we showed you a snippet of our magnificent artwork on our homepage. Now we bring you the full piece in all it’s glory!…