Tagged: Anglo-Zulu War

Battle of Rorke’s Drift Black Powder participation day

Hosted by Wargames Workshop Northampton Sunday, 14 April 2019 from 11:00-16:00   The sentries report Zulus to the South West. Thousands of them. On 22nd and 23rd January 1879 a…

Hobby: Recreating Rorke’s Drift

Richard Caldwell explains how he went about the epic task of recreating the Battle of Rorke’s Drift: 22 January 1879 Two key battles that would be indelibly etched into British Military…

Re-boxed British Line Infantry Regiment

View in Store A casual look at Tommy Atkins of the Victorian period gave little away about his fighting abilities. Standing 5´5″ on average, and often shorter, he may or…

Re-boxed Natal Native Contingent Regiment

View in Store Largely being used as support for the Main British forces in South Africa they became the main defense force against the Zulu forces. Recruited from the local…

Re-boxed Married Zulu Impi

View in Store The Zulu army was a formidable foe. Well-trained, well-led, and well-equipped for campaigns, the Zulu regiments were the terror of Africa. Created by the great Shaka, founder…

Re-boxed Unmarried Zulu Impi

View in Store Usuthu! The feared Zulu warcry of ‘Kill!’ shouted by hundreds of brave, fierce warriors would put fear into the hearts of most men. The men shouting this…

Focus: PDF Black Powder Zulu & Blood on the Nile supplements

Out today we have 2 supplements for the Black Powder games system focusing on the actions during 1879 and 1884! PDF Black Powder Zulu supplement View PDF version in Store…

New: Mounted Boers

They fought two bitter wars with Britain and innumerable raids battles and skirmishes with the mighty Zulu Nation. The Empress Miniatures Mounted Boers now join the ranks; View in Store…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Zulus Paint Set

We at Warlord have put our heads together and sorted out the colours that we use to paint models, saving you the time looking through paint codes and giving you…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Zulu Starter Army 1879

60 plastic multi-pose unmarried Zulu warriors 60 plastic multi-pose married Zulu warriors 1 metal Empress Miniatures mounted InDuna 1 metal Empress Miniatures Zulu runner 1 metal Empress Miniatures Witch Doctor.

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Zulu Casualty Markers 1879

The AZW Zulu casualty markers pack contains 45 assegai and Zulu shields.

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Married Zulu Regiment (1879) plastic boxed set

The Zulu army was a formidable foe. Well-trained, well-led, and well-equipped for campaigns, the Zulu regiments were the terror of Africa. Created by the great Shaka, founder of the nation,…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Unmarried Zulu Regiment (1879) plastic boxed set

Usuthu! The feared Zulu warcry of ‘Kill!’ shouted by hundreds of brave, fierce warriors would put fear into the hearts of most men. The men shouting this battle-cry

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Rorke’s Drift battle-set

Laser-cut wooden Hospital building with ‘teddy bear fur’ thatch. Laser-cut wooden Storehouse building with ‘teddy bear fur’ thatch. Resin Wagon Barricade Resin stone wall Kraal (4 x 6″ sections) Resin…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Native Horse 1879

These are the Native Horse; well-motivated men on wiry ponies and eager to have a go at their traditional enemies, the Zulus.  Armed with breech loading carbines and a sheath full…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Natal Native Contingent 1879

The latest plastic boxes set in our Anglo-Zulu War range (produced in conjunction with Empress Miniatures) are the NNC. Providing support for the British army these loyal chaps are just…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Natal Mounted Police 1879

A unit dressed similarly to the Carbineers, the Natal Mounted Police fought in many actions in the Cape and Zulu Wars proving them to be a tough unit to fight. …

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Mounted Natal Carbineers 1879

The Natal Carbineers were an elite unit of mounted Colonials who turned out a few times a year to drill and serve her Majesty in her African campaigns. They fought…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: Dismounted Boers 1879

The Boers were in constant dispute with all peoples they came across, British, Swazi or Zulu. They fought two bitter wars with Britain and innumerable raids battles and skirmishes with…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: British Starter Army 1879

Giving you a hard-hitting core force with which to oppose the Zulu nation, this starter army contains the following:

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: British Soldiers on Campaign March 1879

This pack features British redcoats doing what they do best, marching…making them ideal models to suit most battle lines. Contents may vary from those shown. Eight metal miniatures; upplied unassemb

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: British Paint Set

We at Warlord have put our heads together and sorted out the colours that we use to paint models, saving you the time looking through paint codes and giving you…

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: British Casualty Markers 1879

The AZW British casualty markers pack contains 45 helmets, Martini-Henry rifles and ammunition crates

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: British Infantry 1879

A casual look at Tommy Atkins of the Victorian period gave little away about his fighting abilities. Standing 5

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War: British 7 Pdr & Crew 1879

This 7 pounder of the Royal Artillery was one of two used at Insandlwana. It used a rugged carriage and could fire shell ball or case shot at close range….

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War Mealie Bag Redoubt

Pack contains 2 halves of a single mealie bag redoubt Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War Mealie Bag barricade set

Pack contains 4 resin mealie bag barricades Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War British Infantry sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War Biscuit Box barricade set

Pack contains 4 resin biscuit box barricades Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War Mixed Barricade set

Pack contains 2 resin biscuit box and 2 resin mealie bag barricades Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

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…

The Art of Warlord – Anglo-Zulu War

We continue or look at the glorious artwork produced for our boxed sets with those adorning our Black Powder Anglo-Zulu War sets once again the box artwork is by artist…

Webstore: Zulu! Black Powder Supplement

Zulu! is our latest Black Powder supplement and covers the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879. This lavish 92 page supplement chronicles such legendary battles as Isandlwana, Rorke’s Drift and Ulundi. Zulu!…

Webstore: Zulu 1816-1906

Author: Ian Knight Illustrator: Angus McBride About this book Zulu military organisation was extremely sophisticated. Warriors were organised into regiments with some form of basic uniform and shields were state-manufactured

Webstore: Zulu War – Volunteers, Irregulars & Auxiliaries

Author: Ian Castle Illustrator: Raffaele Ruggeri About this book Mention of the Zulu War of 1879 inevitably conjures up images of the redcoats at Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift; it is…

Webstore: Zulus! Thousands of ’em!

The sentries report Zulus to the south west. Thousands of ’em.

Webstore: WC

Ideal to improve any gaming table from the C16. The toilet is a wooden out house that has damagable pieces making it a good defensible position. A toilet seat is…

Webstore: Water Cart

This is the ubiquitous water cart as found in service for many hundreds of years. Whether you are refighting battles set during the Napoleonic Wars, Anglo0-Zulu War or right up…

Webstore: Rorke’s Drift Undamaged Stone Walls

A very popular element of our Rorke’s Drift! and Horns of the Buffalo battle-sets, these resin walls are now available to buy on their own. There are two different styles…

Webstore: Rorke’s Drift laser-cut storehouse

Laser-cut wooden Storehouse building with ‘teddy bear fur’ thatch.

Webstore: Rorke’s Drift Damaged Stone Walls

A very popular element of our Rorke's Drift! and Horns of the Buffalo battle-sets, these resin walls are now available to buy on their own. There are two different styles…

Webstore: Rorke’s Drift laser-cut hospital/house

Laser-cut wooden Hospital building with ‘teddy bear fur’ thatch.

Webstore: Stores

Ideal to improve any gaming table. The wooden outhouse and stores has damagable pieces making it a good defensible position.

Webstore: Unmarried Zulus Sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Married Zulus Sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Defenders Of Rorke’s Drift

Pack of 4 metal miniatures Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: British Infantryman in South Africa 1877-81

Author: Ian Castle Illustrator: Christa Hook About this book For many people the epitome of the British soldier of the late Victorian period is the Redcoat who fought in southern…

Webstore: Nguni Cattle

Contains 4 random cattle models. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Natal Native Contingent Sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Lord Chelmsford, Crealock and Nogs (reporter)

Pack contains 3 metal mounted figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: British Fortifications in Zululand 1879

Author: Ian Knight Illustrator: Adam Hook About this book On 11 January 1879 the British Empire went to war with the independent kingdom of Zululand. The British anticipated a swift…

Webstore: African Animal Set

Spice up your African battlefields with Cape Buffalo, Wildebeest, Oryx, Kudu, Cheetahs and Crocodiles! Contains: 5 Kudo 1 Cape Buffalo 5 Wildebeast 5 Oryx 2 Cheetahs 2 Crocodiles

Webstore: Mounted Boers

They fought two bitter wars with Britain and innumerable raids battles and skirmishes with the mighty Zulu Nation. The Empress Miniatures Mounted Boers now join the ranks. Crack shots and…