Tagged: Black Powder

Spruetastic Sprue 3 For 2 Offer!

It’s time for a plastic fantastic year ahead and to share the joy, with bundles of wondrous detail, behold our Spruetastic Sprue 3 for 2 Offer available on each plastic…

New: Napoleonic British Royal Artillery Limber

Line up your artillery pieces and barrage your opponents with the new Napoleonic British Royal Artillery Limber! Napoleonic British Royal Artillery Limber View in Store This stunning kit has been…

Easter Classics Deal – 33% OFF Selected Plastic Boxes

Easter is almost here and we have a great festive offer for you. For a limited time, we are taking a massive 33% off on a selection of our classic…

New: Napoleonic French Chasseurs a Pied of the Imperial Guard

Secure Napoleon’s supremacy with the new Napoleonic French Chasseurs a Pied of the Imperial Guard. Napoleonic French Chasseurs a Pied of the Imperial Guard command View in Store Translated into…

New: Deep Cut Wargames terrain mats

Get your models ready as they scour the globe and all types of battlefields with our new selection of detailed mats from Deep Cut Wargames! All these mats have a…

Napoleonic British Command

Keep your brigades and divisions in good order with these Napoleonic British command models – field officers, adjutants and full command groups. The first set of gentlemen officers are these…

History: Napoleonic Wars Army Structure

The armies of all nations were made from a series of building blocks – divisions from two or more brigades, brigades from regiments, and regiments from battalions or cavalry squadrons. For example, the…

Painting: Napoleonic British step-by-step

Warlord’s Dave ‘Boycie’ Lawrence shows how he paints his Napoleonic British… Dave: I’m a big fan of the Napoleonic Era. My first ever wargaming army was a British Napoleonic Army…

New: Farm Animals Frame plus McDonald’s Farm Set

Populate fields and farms of the world, and in all periods, with the new farm animals frame and McDonalds animal farm set! McDonald’s Animal Farm Set Grab yourself a perfect…

New: Napoleonic French Marines of the Guard + Command

Tough as nails, face down your enemies with the new Napoleonic French marine of the guard. Napoleonic French Marines of the Guard command View in Store Raised on 29th of…

Bring out your dead! Stamina Markers in Black Powder

“Bring out your dead! …” Andy Bartlett throws us a solution for tracking stamina… The Black Powder stable of rules require little in the way of bookkeeping, and a jolly…

Focus: Napoleonic French Cavalry

Leading Marshal Ney’s advance, Warlords plastic French Hussars Gallop into the fray: Vive L’Empereur!   View in Store   Napoleonic warfare saw bewildering varieties of exotic uniforms worn by the…

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…

Focus: French Chasseurs a Cheval Light Cavalry

Easy-to-build Napoleonic French Chasseurs à Cheval! View in Store A single Chasseurs à Cheval (light cavalry) plastic trooper compromise of only six parts each: a 2-part horse, rider body, head, arm and…

History: Napoleonic Artillery of the Peninsular War, by David Matthews

“In battle they [British gunners] display judicious activity, a perfect coup d’oeil, and stoical bravery. … English troops take few guns into the field with them …” – General Foy…

Napoleons Light Horse: The Chevau-Legers Lanciers of the Line

Warlord’s own David Matthews takes a look at our plastic Napoleonic French Line Lancers and delves into the background detail of Napoleons Light Horse – The Chevau-Legers Lanciers of the Line: “The…

Focus: Plastic French Cavalry Single frames

Napoleonic French Hussar, Chasseur a Cheval, and Line Lancer plastic cavalry frames are available singularly in the Warlord web store. French line lancers Armed with a wicked lance, sabre, and…

“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…

Napoleonic Portuguese Officer & Caçadores

Reinforcement troops arrive for the Portuguese, including a mounted officer and the famous Caçadores – the elite light infantry troops of the Portuguese Army! Portuguese Mounted Officer The Portuguese troops…

Painting: Napoleonic Portuguese

Warlord’s Dave ‘Boycie’ Lawrence continues his painting series (see Painting British) showing how he paints his Napoleonic Portuguese: Dave: Continuing my force based on Picton’s Third Division, in the later…

Napoleonic Portuguese Line Infantry

For those of you partial to a little Black Powder-fuelled action, we have a treat in the form of our plastic Napoleonic Portuguese Line Infantry!   View in Store The…

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…

History: The Peninsular Campaign

A quick preview of the Peninsular Campaign 1809-1814 The Spanish Ulcer Napoleon turned to attack Britain where ‘the nation of shop keepers’ would feel it the most – trade. He…

Napoleonic Peninsular campaign starter armies

The Portuguese and English clash against the French and her allies. Muster your forces with these themed Napoleonic Peninsular campaign starter armies and recreate battles such as the Battle of…

History: Major-General Robert Craufurd (1764 – 1812)

Born in 1764 into an aristocratic family, Craufurd had a privileged upbringing and education. He entered the British Army in 1779 as an Ensign in the 25th King’s Own Borderers…

Black Powder supplement – Albion Triumphant: The Peninsular War!

Chronicling the Flanders and Peninsular Campaigns during the Napoleonic Wars, Albion Triumphant covers the battles involving British forces. Of course, it also looks at the French, Spanish and Portugese in…

La Tete de Colonne

La Tete de Colonne Was there a more imposing sight upon the battlefields of Napoleonic Europe than a French column of infantry marching inexorably towards the enemy ranks? Truly this…

New: Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Head of Column

March to war with a rousing tune of victory from the new Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Head of Column. Imperial Guard Head of Column View in Store The regimental music…

A Clash of Eagles Errata

The errata for the Clash of Eagles book for Black Powder is now available again for download as a pdf. Clash of Eagles errata – October, 2017 (266 KB .PDF…

Let the Festivities Continue!

Did Santa not deliver what you wanted? Have no fear! We’ve got you covered… with more holiday cheer! Enjoy the many delectable offers, hurry they’re on for a limited time only!: Freepost…

New: Russian Village Bundle

The Russian Village, from Sarissa Precision, will add a new dimension to any polish or Russian battlefield for Black Powder or Bolt Action! The complete Russian Village Russian Village Bundle £69.75…

New Year, New Army!

Here’s an early Christmas cracker of an offer for you, available until the 20th December 2017, grab up to 33% off these hefty armies from Hail Caesar, Pike & Shotte,…

New: Napoleonic Waterloo campaign starter armies

European tension grows as Napoleon marches through unhindered, England and her allies have mustered everything they have to end Napoleon’s reign…finish it with the new Napoleonic Waterloo campaign starter armies!…

History: The Battle of Waterloo – part 4

La Haye Sainte The cavalry had failed and the combined arms attack had come too late, but the Allies had also suffered terribly, units being decimated. Napoleon understood what must…

History: The Battle of Waterloo – part 3

Cavalry Charge and Counter-Charge Lord Uxbridge, sensing the danger, unleashed the Household and Union heavy cavalry brigades commanded by Major General Edward Somerset and Major General William Ponsonby. The finest…

History: The Battle of Waterloo – part 2

Opening Moves Napoleon wanted the battle to start at 9am, but that was a pipe dream. The ground was sodden and his troops, especially the cannon, were struggling to get…

History: The Battle of Waterloo – part 1

The Field The battlefield of Waterloo was small by the standards of the day, being three miles long and a mile deep. Wellington had occupied an excellent position, the main…

History: The Battle of Waterloo – part 5

The Final Assault The fight for Plancenoit had taken the French attention away from Wellington’s army and bought him valuable time, during which he could reinforce his battered centre. Brunswickers,…

New: Napoleonic French Mule Train ‘The Carrot’

Sometimes the hardest contributors to war aren’t even human, the new Napleonic French Mule Train ‘The Carrot’ is carrying essentials to help Napoleon rule France with an iron fist. View…

New: Napoleonic British Mule Train ‘The Stick’

Sometimes the hardest contributors to war aren’t even human, the new Napleonic British Mule Train ‘The Stick’ is carrying essentials to help Wellingtons army March to war! View in Store…

New: Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Foot Artillery 6-pdr

Napoleon has raised the standard for artillery in the form of Firing and Laying options for your 6-pdr French Gun Batteries! Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Foot Artillery 6-pdr Firing View…

New: Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Foot Artillery 12-pdr

The big guns arrive for Napoleon with two offerings today in the form of Firing and Laying options for your French Gun Batteries! Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Foot Artillery 12-pdr…

New: Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Foot Artillery Howitzer

Break open the toughest enemy formation or fortification with two offerings today in the form of Firing and Laying options for your French Howitzer Batteries! Napoleonic French Imperial Guard Foot…

New: Highlanders Regiment

The glorious tones of the pipes can be heard as the new Highlanders Regiment march to war fully prepared to beat Napoleons forces back to France. View in Store This…

New: British Household Brigade !

The British have had enough of Napoleons warmongering, Parliament have decided to send the new British Household Bridage to finally deal with him. British Household Brigade View in Store This box…

New: British Union Brigade!

The new British Union brigade are Britain’s finest and they know it, they’re ready to fight and die for their king and country, View in Store This set allows you…

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…

New: Selection of Peasants!

No town is set without its own townsfolk! Make them the objective of your game or make your town feel that bit more real, these townsfolk will always have a…

New: Selection of Animals

Farms are often vital in warfare, as a strong point where farms have to be defended, or destroyed. You have to man these farms with the appropriate animals it deserves! Introducing…

Battle Report: The Battle of Rorke’s Drift!

Back in January the Beasts of War crew gathered together under the beating heat of the Coleraine sun (well the studio lights at-least) to recreate The Battle of Rorke’s Drift! The…

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…

‘Spring’ into a new game and get a FREE plastic set!

Winter has withered away and greenery is blooming – much like your new-to-be army in a different game system! Haven’t you always just looked at the Romans and just thought…

New: Marlborough’s wars new units!

The war for the Spanish throne has begun; will you join the Grand Alliance or fight for the Sun King using these new units? When Charles II of Spain died…

New: Marlborough’s Wars 1701-1715 Starter Army

View in Store Fought between 1701 and 1714, the War of the Spanish Succession began with a dispute between King Louis XIV of France and Emperor Leopold I of Austria…

Preview: Napoleonic British Cavalry

Join the Allied forces of Wellington later this year and repeat the heroics of the Household Cavalry and Dragoons of the 2nd (Union) Cavalry Brigade at Waterloo. These 2 sets…

Christmas Specials: Army Starter Deal Sets

Getting you ready for your New Year Battles come 4 new Bolt Action and 2 new Black Powder  “Christmas Special” Army Starter Deals. These sets offer fantastic savings of up…

Focus: Warlord Rule Book & Gamer Bags!

Want to transport your Rulebooks, Dice, Templates, Tape Measure and Pin Markers in style? – Look no further! We’ve created the ultimate in geek chic – in the form of…

New: The Army Painter Warpaints – 2017 Sets now available!

The Army Painter have updated their best wargamer paints sets giving you even more choice for your armies colours, plus are now offering a superbly huge and complete range in…

New: American Civil War Union Infantry

Perry Miniatures bring us their all new American Civil War Union Infantry in sack coats skirmishing 1861-65 View in Store The figures in this box are in skirmishing poses; firing,…

New: Buffalo Hump and His-oo-san-chees

Buffalo Hump – War Chief of the Penateka band of the Comanche Indians (right), plus His-oo-san-chees – The Little Spaniard (left). View in Store Perhaps one of the most recognised and…

Unit History: The Chosen Men of the British 95th Rifles

“They are Chosen Men, sir. Picked out for their special skills. That’s why they wear the white cords of courage.” Quote from the Sharp TV Series View in Store Courtesy…

New: Sarrissa Bridges and Dutch/Belgian buildings

New bridges & houses to add the Dutch/Belgian feel to your battles of Black Powder Napoleonic’s or Bolt Action arrive this week from Sarissa Precision plus, for everyone who remembers…

Hobby Town USA now stocking Warlord Games products

Warlord Games is very pleased to announce that we are working with HobbyTown USA in a number of cities across America. These are fantastic hobby stores and the ones listed…

New: Black Powder ‘Glory Hallelujah!’ now in PDF

We round up the Black Powder supplement PDF releases with the glorious ‘Glory Hallelujah!’ View PDF version in Store View softcover book & FREE figure version in Store In 1860 Abraham…

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: Waterloo Starter Set plus French and Hanoverian Command!

View in Store On a damp, overcast Sunday in June 1815, twenty years of continuous warfare the Napoleonic Wars came to a violent and bloody conclusion on a rain-soaked field in…

New: Black Powder Rules PDF plus Albion Triumphant 1 & 2!

Out today! Your easy to use PDFs to accompany you into glorious battle! Black Powder, now in PDF format Recreate great battles of the 18th and 19th centuries with armies…

Waterloo: Border Reivers Wargames Society

Chris Johnson of The Border Reivers Wargames Society dropped us a line re a little game of Black Powder their club ran, and with the upcoming release of the new starter set…

Focus: The Last Argument of Kings new PDF & Author’s Notes!

New today, Last Argument Of Kings is released in PDF format! View Hard back and FREE figure version in Store View PDF version in Store At the Beginning of the eighteenth…

New: Connectors for ‘The Citadel’ plus Towers, Walls and Gates

Form your ranks and prepare the oil, time to build and defend your castles with ‘The Citadel’ Plastic Castle set: With the individual component parts available separately now, some of you…

Battle Report: Black Powder ‘Crimea River…’

Warlord Games’s Illustrious leader John Stallard has been presiding over battles at his place with some of the Warlord crew on a Tuesday night, and here one of the brethren…

Pre-Order: Waterloo Starter Set with Free Black Powder Rules PDF

Pre Order in Store All Pre-Orders that arrive before Friday 22nd July 2016 will receive a FREE PDF copy of the Black Powder rulebook! On a damp, overcast Sunday in June…

Rebellion! Now in PDF format plus Designers Notes

Warlord Games presents Rebellion!, a Black Powder supplement, now in PDF format View PDF in Store Rebellion!, chronicles the American War of Independence 1775-1783, and here author Steve Jones explains how…

4th of July: Independence Day Deals!

October the 14th in the year 1781, Cornwallis is trapped at Yorktown, Washington orders a night time assault which succeeds in capturing 2 redoubts. After a failed counter attack 2 days later, Cornwallis…

In the pipeline: Cool Waterloo & a little South Pacific action!

Let’s have a little look inside the studio… Coming for a set later this year are two superb characters for the Historic battle at Waterloo period. Warlord Sculptor Wojtek has…

Scenario: ‘Glory Hallelujah!’ Battle for Iuka – 1862

The Confederacy, striving to assert its independence, opened fire on the Northern troops occupying Fort Sumter in Charleston harbour on April 12th 1861. Determined to preserve the Union, Northern troops…

Focus: Marshal Ney’s Cavalry Division Advances!

View in Store Maréchal Michel Ney has often been derided by historians of the Napoleonic period as a blood-crazed lunatic who cost Napoleon quite a few unnecessary losses, culminating of…

Scenario: The War That Nearly Was…

Joe Clarke has a passion for the war of 1861-1865 and has dug up some interesting background to play a slightly different scenario with your Black Powder American Civil War…

New: Perry British Infantry (Afghanistan and Sudan) 1877-1885

Hot of the press and out now come the British Infantry for the Afghanistan and Sudan conflicts of 1877-1885 View in Store This box contains 36 plastic multi pose British…

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…

Liberty or Death American War of Independence Battle Set

“Liberty or Death” – the American War of Independence Battle Set: Back In Stock Order in Store Packed to the gunwales with over 285 highly detailed plastic infantry, cannons and…

Hobby: ‘Soap Opera Painting’ the 32nd Foot with Arcane Scenery

Steve from ‘Arcane Scenery and Models‘ has long been a friend of Warlord, and has recently been blogging his Napoleonic wargaming hobby adventures… This week he was kind enough to…

Black Powder: 1:1 Scale

With our long-awaiting American Civil War supplement for Black Powder now available to pre-order here, we were recently contacted by community member Eddie Harrington to share some photos of his…

New: ‘The Citadel’ plastic castle

Available to pre-order this week is the huge new plastic castle kit – ‘The Citadel’ – the ultimate centrepiece for any 28mm gaming table! Pre Order in Store This kit contains…

Highlight: Ye Olde Town

Delving into the battles on Old English Soil? Then here’s a perfect way to create a stunning backdrop or objective for a game! Sarissa Precision kits are easy to assemble and great…

Showcase: ‘Hangman’s Creek’ from the Border Reivers

The Warlord staff have been dusting-off our ACW collections in preparation for the release of Glory Hallelujah – the warehouse team can be seen running drills, and the studio staff are rumoured to have barricaded…

Re-boxed: French Late Line Infantry

Re-boxed from today are the core of Bonaparte’s all-conquering French army – 28 plastic and metal to form a regiment! View in Store En avant!  The cry went up in…

New: Glory Hallelujah!

‘Glory Hallelujah!’ – the American Civil War 1861–1865 supplement for Black Powder View in Store In 1860 Abraham Lincoln was elected President of the fledgling United States of America. Years…

Preview: Glory, Hallelujah!

“Up men! Up and to your posts! Let no man forget today that you are from Old Virginia!” There’s not long to wait now, and those immortal words from Pickett…

Pre-Order: Plastic Napoleonic French Hussars

The thunder of horses galloping into combat continues to grow as the new plastic French Hussars appear on the crest of the hill! View in Store   Napoleonic warfare saw…

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…

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…

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…

Focus: Plastic Napoleonic French Line Lancers

Thundering across the battlefields of Europe with their nine-foot ash pole lances, red and white pennants, all topped off with gleaming brass classical helmets, come the new plastic French Line…

Tribes of the North Eastern Woodlands part 3

In the final part of his series about the native Indians of North America, Tim Greene concludes the series with a look at those tribes living in the South-east. (view;…

Tribes of the North Eastern Woodlands part 2

Following his recent look at the Indian peoples inhabiting the Ohio Valley, Tim Greene examines the Woodland Indians whose territory is around the Great Lakes. Part Two: The Great Lakes…

New: Zulu War British Lancers

The epitome of remaining calm under fire, the British Line Lancers (by Empress Miniatures) ride forth to lead the way for the troops!   View in Store   View in Store…

Tribes of the North Eastern Woodlands – part one

Covering the Ohio Valley, this is the first three articles by Tim Greene exploring the various native Indian tribes in the Americas. Part One: The Ohio Valley By Tim Greene…

New: American War of Independence Hessian and British

Now available to order, expand your American War of Independence (AWI) armies and bring the colonies back in line with these great additions to the forces of the crown (for…

New: Woodland Indian Longhouses

We’re following up our recent spate of Black Powder releases with a pair of resin Woodland Indian Longhouses – the ideal accessory to adorn your tabletop battlefield whether you fight…

Focus: Rebellion!

In 1775 the simmering resentment of American colonists exploded into a bloody rebellion. Beginning in Boston, the conflict eventually stretched from Canada in the north to Florida in the south…

Update: Warlord Games Diorama Challenge 2016

Following the December launch of the inaugural Warlord Games diorama challenge – the Warlord forums have been alight with project logs and progress reports – so, almost two months into the…

Hobby: John Stallard’s Latest Offerings

What’s the boss been up to now?! Always keen to tinker around with our latest releases, the big boss of Warlord, John Stallard has been excitedly showing off his latest…

Free Plastic Kit with System Starter Sets!

A New Year often brings the need for us all to try something new, and what better than to start a new system! So why not start your year off with…

New: American War Of Independence plastic sets

Expanding our range in conjunction with Wargames Factory this week sees the launch of the Continental Infantry Regiment, Colonial Militia Men, and Woodland Indian Tribes Plastic Box’s.   Continental Infantry Regiment View…

Preview: American Civil War Book Cover Art

12 Days of Christmas – Day 10 For the tenth installment of this year’s ’12 Days of Christmas’ countdown, the smell of Black Powder fills the air… This is the artwork being worked…

Showcase: Christmas Indian Warrior!

More festive fun… Indian-style! This Indian warrior has slipped into hunter-gatherer mode to make his tribes big day as happy as can be. Notice how we avoided a crass name…

Rorke’s Drift! is for life – not just Christmas!

Join the defenders at the ramparts as the might of the Zulu nations descend on your position! Many of you have asked whether our Rorke’s Drift! boxed set and the…

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…

Painting Guide: Napoleonic Russian Line Infantry

Ever thought of starting a Black Powder Napoleonic Russian army, or indeed any other? Peruse this fantastic guide by Laurens Vannijvel of Abrushwithbattles fame, as he takes you through the…

Anglo-Zulu War: Historical British Regiments 1879

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….

New: American Civil War Battle Set

New in Today comes the Perry Miniatures American Civil War Battle In A Box! View in Store Over 170 multi-part 28mm figures and guns plus terrain (all in hard plastic) and…

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…

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…

History: Armies of the Mahdi (1881-1898)

Frank Jastrzembski, M.A. introduces us to the colourful and fanatic Armies of the Mahdi (1881-1898) These black chaps know how to fight and how to die. –British soldier speaking of…

Painting: British Redcoats, Anglo Zulu War

Zulu! a Black Powder supplement packed with fantastic background and colour inspiration – Warlords own Daz Evans presents a step-by-step guide to painting up your British Infantry Redcoats for the Anglo-Zulu War….

New: American War of Independence British Starter Army

We are absolutely thrilled to bring you the first fruit of our partnership with Wargames Factory, making available to order our new American War of Independence British Starter Army: View in…

New: American War of Independence Continental Army Starter Army

Available to order now, our new American War of Independence Continental Army Starter Army, the first fruit of our partnership with Wargames Factory: View in Store Packed with highly detailed plastics…

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…

Scenario: Chatterton’s Hill – New York 1776

Stephen Jones, Author of Black Powder’s Rebellion supplement, introduces the second scenario found in the book covering the American War of Independence! The British campaign against New York began with the overwhelming…

Black Powder: The Road to Waterloo part 2

The Road to Waterloo: From Both Sides of the Atlantic By Les Mansir and Richard Caldwell We left Richard and Les preparing for painting, with the familiar dilemma of how…

Black Powder: The Road to Waterloo

The Road to Waterloo: From Both Sides of the Atlantic By Les Mansir and Richard Caldwell “Years later, the surviving French and British soldiers who faced off at the walled…

Comment Peindre un Citoyen, Or: How to Paint French Line Infantry – by Laurens Vannijvel

Introduction Napoleon needed infantry in droves. Far less glamorous than the cavalry, less respected still than the artillery, the massed battalions of infantry were in fact Napoleon’s battle-winning weapons. As…

New: Napoleonic ‘Build an Army’

We recently put together a handy army building tool in the Warlord webstore for some of the nations covered by our ‘Bolt Action’ World War Two range, which not only gives…

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…

Black Powder: Napoleonic Cannon

We recently followed our esteemed leader on his tour of Waterloo for the 200th anniversary (See previous article) a Wargamers Paradise! Here is our fearless commander in the enemy camp…

Gallery: Vive La France!

Our esteemed leader, freshly back from Waterloo, has been inspiring us with his photos, so what better than to peruse our fine Soldiers of Napoleonic France. Of course with a constantly growing range…

Revised: Plastic Napoleonic Hanoverian Infantry boxed set

The Hanoverian plastic troops are optimised to add to the forces arrayed against the tyrant Bonaparte this week as our brave Hanoverians are now available as a single regiment of 24!…

Spotlight: Napoleonic British Light Dragoons 1808-1815

With the battle of Waterloo still fresh in everyone’s memories due to the bicentenary commemorations, Perry Miniatures have a timely release with these fabulous plastic British Light Dragoons… View in Store…

New: 4Ground Pre-painted Church

4Ground pull out all the stops when it comes to pre-painted battlefield terrain and a table full certainly has a WOW factor at any event or game! The latest addition…

New: Napoleonic British Light Dragoons 1808-1815

With the battle of Waterloo still fresh in everyone’s memories due to the bicentenary commemorations, Perry Miniatures have a timely release with these fabulous plastic British Light Dragoons… View in Store…

Waterloo 200 years on! A Wargamers Paradise

Our esteemed leader has been skiving off again for a jolly around Europe – It’s not at all strange then that Johns jaunt just happened to coincide with the 200th…

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…

New: Sarissa English Timber Framed range

We’ve added a heap of new terrain onto the Warlord webstore this week, in the shape of Sarissa Precision’s fantastic new ‘English Timber Framed’ range – ideal for anyone looking…

New: Orphan Eagles – Polish armies of the Napoleonic wars

From the Caribbean to Moscow, the Polish troops of Napoleon fought faithfully from the plains of Italy to the fields at Waterloo in the hopes of restoring their ancient nation….

Focus: Prussian High Command

To accompany the recently released Prussian High Command – our very own David Matthews has written an article on these three famous characters of the Prussian army that sped to the…

New: Napoleonic Prussian High Command and Jagers

Ready to march to Wellington’s rescue at the Battle of Waterloo we have Field Marshal von Blücher and his senior Prussian officers as well as the skirmishing Prussian Jägers. View in…

History: The Battle of Waterloo

Today marks the Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo – what better time to delve back through our archive of articles (and indeed through the pages of history!) to go back…

Offers: Napoleonic bundles galore!

To celebrate the Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo, every day this week we’ll be launching some special Napoleonic bundles – they’re all being launched for a limited time only,…

New: 4Ground Arab Rural Dwellings

We’re now stocking 4ground’s lovely pre-painted adobe buildings – ideal for Bolt Action games set in East and North Africa as well as most conflicts in that area throughout the…

Free Napoleon Bonaparte Figure!

From the 10th of June until the end of June we’ll be putting a FREE Napoleon Bonaparte miniature in every order over £50 / $80. This is of course because…

Waterloo Sprue Deal

With the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo just around the corner, we know many of you are preparing to pit British against French for some Napoleonic Black Powder…

Prize Draw: La Haye Sainte Collector’s Edition – Winner!

Every order on our webstore during May was entered into the draw to win ‘Farmhouse Assault’ La Haye Sainte Collector’s Edition. This massive battle set contains all the buildings that formed the…

New: French Old Guard Grenadiers

Available now are arguably the most resolute and famous soldiers of the Napoleonic Wars – the Grenadiers of the Old Guard! There are few soldiers more famous than the Grenadiers…

Re-packaged: Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage

With the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo just weeks away, we’ve been concentrating on our growing Napoleonic range. We’ve been releasing brand new kits like the plastic Chasseurs à Cheval…

Revised: Napoleonic French & British Waterloo Line Infantry

Having listened to feedback from the Black Powder community, we’ve decided to amend the content of our Napoleonic regiment sets. Our Napoleonic French Line Infantry 1806-1810, and British Line Infantry…

Napoleon’s Eyes and Ears – The Chasseurs à Cheval of the French Army

“A colonel of Chasseurs, or hussars who goes to sleep, Instead of spending the night in bivouac in constant communication with his piquet’s, Deserves to be shot. “ (Napoleon to…

New: Stone Bridge plastic set

Out today we have a new addition to our range of plastic terrain models from our partners Italeri: As ways across natural obstacles such as rivers, ravines and railway lines,…

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…

Hobby: How to Paint Prussian Landwehr by Laurens Vannijvel

An army of the Napoleonic era decked out on the tabletop is arguably the most thrilling sight to warm a wargamer’s heart, but the road to such glory is fraught…

History: British Napoleonic Artillery

Following last Friday’s new wave of Peninsular Napoleonic British artillery releases, Warlord writer Sam Phillips wanted to shed a little more light on the history and capabilities of the British…

New: Napoleonic British Guns!

God save the King! His most Imperial majesty has, in his infinite wisdom, seen fit to grant heavy firepower to his forces fighting on the Iberian Peninsula. Taking the form…

Work in Progress: Napoleonic Portuguese plastics!

Following the tremendous success of our Waterloo and Peninsular British plastics  last year, we’re following-up in 2015 with plastic Portuguese (and more!). Wojtek has been hard at work (or so…

New: KGL Luneberg Light Battalion skirmishing

More reinforcements have arrived for Wellington’s forces in the war against Napoleon – King’s German Legion Luneberg Light Battalion skirmishing: View in Store The Skirmishers add to our existing KGL 2nd…

History: Tactics of the Napoleonic Austrian Army

The tactics of the Austrian army was to be modified considerably to face the onslaught of the modern French army under Napoleon. In 1798 the army fought much like those…

New: Napoleonic British Royal Horse Artillery 5.5-inch Howitzer

Bolster Wellington’s big guns with the addition of the Royal Horse Artillery 5.5 inch Howitzer – just the thing for bombarding those dashed Frenchies! View in Store Here’s just a…

Preview: Prussian High Command – Blucher, Gneisenau and von Zeiten

12 Days of Christmas – Day 7 Our next 12 Days of Christmas present is a first look at this beautifully sculpted set depicting the Prussian High Command during the…

New: KGL 2nd Light Battalion

Out today for Napoleonic British armies we have two King’s German Legion 2nd Light Battalion packs – one armed with muskets and the other with rifles: View in Store View…

New: Blood on the Nile

Available now – our latest supplement for Black Powder – Blood on the Nile charts the Mahdist revolt in the Sudan, the long march of the British to relieve the…

An Afternoon with Mademoiselle Ney

With the gloomiest time of the year upon us I felt the need to reacquaint myself with some of my more distant relatives, as is only fitting in these darkest days,…

New: Carts, Caravans, Cabs and Coaches

Sarissa Precision has just sent us a whole loads of horse-drawn vehicles. Most of these are from Sarissa’s ‘Gaslamp Alley’ range, and will add a touch of authentic detail to…

New: Napoleonic Nassau Light Infantry firing

Recruit allies for your British forces, with these valiant Nassau light infantry: These Dutch soldiers fought against Wellington in Spain, but by the time of the Battle of Waterloo they…

New: North American buildings from Sarissa

Following on from the Waterloo terrain a couple of weeks ago we have another raft of superb laser-cut terrain from Sarissa Precision which are ideal for fighting Black Powder conflicts…

New: Terrain from Sarissa Precision

Following on from the Waterloo terrain last week we have another raft of superb laser-cut terrain releases from Sarissa Precision: English Village Church View in Store Box Girder Bridge Dimensions…

New: Waterloo Terrain from Sarissa Precision

New in from the team that created our La Haye Sainte and Pegasus Bridge terrain pieces, we have a whole range of incredible laser-cut wooden sets. These kits represent the…

History: The Bridge at Lodi – May 10, 1796

Warlord’s own Dave Matthews presents a historical account of one of the lesser known Napoleonic battles – the Bridge at Lodi. As a somewhat less epic engagement than the likes…

Special Offer: Hail Caesar, Pike & Shotte & Napoleonic boxed sets

Napoleonics – Buy 4 boxes, get 20% off For the last 3 days of this sale, we’ve put our Napoleonic boxed sets into an identical offer! 20% off when you buy 4…

New: Napoleonic French 6 Pdr Cannon and Marshal Ney

Out today we have two new French Napoleonic sets ready to build your forces for the Battle of Waterloo. Pound the British lines with this 6 pdr Cannon, manned by…

New: British Rocketeer with Horse

Spread panic in the French lines with the addition of some Rocketeers to your British Napoleonic forces! As well as using Bombarding Frames to launch rockets through the sky (see…

Hobby: John Stallard’s Napoleonic French Command Tent

Take a quick wander across the Warlord Games site, and you’ll uncover all sorts of weird and wonderful staff projects… from murmurings of a huge Ratte Land Battleship being scratch-built…

New: Machine Gun Bunker and North American Barn

More great new laser-cut wooden terrain kits from Sarissa Precision have arrived today: This machine gun bunker follows the standard utilitarian concrete design to protect gun teams. Perfect to add…

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…

New: Napoleonic French Engineers

Napoleonic French Engineers were men charged with building bridges and fortifications as well as breaking down the gates and obstacles protecting the enemy. As such they were amongst the strongest…

History: French Light Infantry

At the outbreak of the Napoleonic wars the French light infantry was the finest in Europe. They could best the fierce obedience of the Germans and Dutch with their high…

New: Plastic Late French Light Infantry

Our latest Napoleonic boxed set arrives today – the Late French Light Infantry, containing 30 of our superb plastic infantrymen and 6 metal command figures: Not all of Napoleon’s troops…

New: Chosen Men – British 95th Rifles

Now available in store, the famous Chosen Men of the British 95th Rifles. This fantastic metal boxed set contains 14 characterful riflemen, as well as one dog! The 95th Rifles…

New: Napoleonic French Voltigeurs and British Casualties

Even more French reinforcements are now available with the elite skirmishing Voltigeurs: View in Store   Meanwhile, you can see the deadly effects of the French sharpshooting with these British…

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…

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…

New: Rebellion! – Black Powder Supplement

Released today is our Black Powder American War of Independence supplement, Rebellion! Buy now! This glorious 144-page full-colour book, written by Steve Jones, comes with a free eighteenth century Continental…

New: Bocage set 2

Created by Mandertory Miniatures to expand and complement their initial Bocage set 1, this new set (inventively known as Bocage Set 2!) provides you with end pieces, bends, angled corners and even a…

New: Comanche Warriors

This week sees the release of more Comanches in conjunction with Conquest Miniatures. The Comanches were fierce warriors who lived on the Southern Plains. They were formidable opponents who developed…

Pre-order: Rebellion! – Free miniature

Sculpted by Alan Perry of Perry Miniatures here is the first picture of the eighteenth century Continental Army officer figure you will receive free with the Rebellion! book when bought…

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…

Pre-order: Rebellion! – Black Powder Supplement

Available for pre-order this week is our Black Powder American War of Independence supplement, Rebellion! Pre-order now! This glorious 144-page full-colour book, written by Steve Jones, comes with a free…

New: Plastic Late French Line Infantry and Casualties

Available from today are the core of Bonaparte’s all-conquering French army – in plastic! These excellent Napoleonic Late French Line Infantry are joined by a set of those giving their…

New Pictures: Farmhouse Assault – La Haye Sainte collector’s edition

Studio painter Andres has finished the epic task of painting up the extensive contents of Farmhouse Assault – La Haye Sainte collector’s edition. Check out the last three elements below… Like…

New: Plastic Barn and Stable

Released today are the two latest plastic buildings from the Tabletop Workshop range. The Barn and the Stable are smaller buildings and are based around the existing Cottage design. They…

Webstore: Bocage Set 1

Box contains 12 resin cast pre-painted pieces of scenery making up around 8 1/2 feet in total, comprising 4 x 12 inch sections, 4 x 6 inch sections, 2 x…

Webstore: Black Powder rulebook

ALL WARLORD GAME ORDERS RECEIVE A FREE EXCLUSIVE FIGURE ‘BIG WULLIE’SCOTTISH CRIMEAN HIGHLANDER AS FEATURED ON THE FRONT COVER OF BLACK POWDER WHEN PURCHA

Webstore: Battle-ready Windmill

Paul has made a fantastic Windmill and will look great on any gaming table and suitable for many time periods This is a fully assembled and painted gaming piece, that…

Webstore: Armed Colonial Settlers

Pack contains 7 metal foot figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

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 Casualty Markers 1879

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

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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 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: British Casualty Markers 1879

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

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War wagon barricade

Pack contains 1 resin wagon barricade. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

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 Mixed Barricade set

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

Webstore: Anglo-Zulu War Biscuit Box barricade set

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

New Pictures: Farmhouse Assault – La Haye Sainte collector’s edition

Studio painter Andres is still painting up the contents of Farmhouse Assault – La Haye Sainte collector’s edition. Here are his latest models – he promises to have the remaining contents…

New Pictures: Farmhouse Assault – La Haye Sainte collector’s edition

Like our previous battle-sets (Rorke’s Drift! and Pegasus Bridge) La Haye Sainte comes in two forms – a glorious boxed set full of Napoleonic loveliness, and a collector’s edition containing…

Video: La Haye Sainte – buildings focus

This great little video shows off the modular nature of the new La Haye Sainte battle-set, with its individual buildings working perfectly well for other games such as Bolt Action…

New: Resin Breastworks Set

Our new resin Breastworks come ready painted from Paul’s Modelling Workshop and can be placed straight onto your Pike & Shotte or Black Powder battlefields. These temporary earthworks were thrown up…

New: La Haye Sainte battle set & collector’s edition

We’ve been working long and hard on a very special project and aided and abeted by the lads at Sarissa Precision and we are absolutely delighted to be able to…

La Haye Sainte – Pay by Installment

Get our fantastic La Haye Sainte battle set now and pay in two monthly installments! With the big Waterloo anniversary next month, there’s never been a better time to buy one…

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…

Video: La Haye Sainte on Beasts of War

With the release of our huge new La Haye Sainte battle set today, Warlord boss John Stallard and Design Manager Paul Sawyer were interviewed by Warren from Beasts of War….

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…

New: Napoleonic French (Waterloo) Starter Army

Our Napoleonic French Waterloo Starter Army is packed with proud Frenchmen ready to join the battle to see the Emperor Bonaparte restored to the throne of France. This set is…

History: Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of the French

Napoleon was born on the 15th of August 1769 in Ajaccio, Corsica. His military career started early as he was sent to France and enrolled in the military academy at Brienne-le-Château at the age…

New: North American Dunkers Church and Bridges

More great laser-cut wooden models from Sarissa Precision, for North American Black Powder games – a Dunkers Church, a Covered Bridge and Railed Bridge. With the next Black Powder supplement…

New: Mud-Brick House plastic kit

This delightful plastic kit from Renedra provides authentic detail for your battlefield. It’s just the thing for Hail Caesar Bronze Age battles, and also works well for the Mahdist Revolt…

New: French Indian War British Grenadiers

Drive back those French colonials with these two new British Grenadier sets for French Indian War Black Powder games. The first set is sculpted with the Grenadiers marching into battle….

Hobby: John’s Napoleonic British

Here are two shots of Warlord Games boss John Stallard’s 1st Foot the Royal Scots. Also called ‘Pontius Pilate’s Bodyguard’ as they were of such a venerable pedigree, claiming the oldest regimental…

History: Sir Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington (1769- 1852)

Born in Dublin in 1769, this remarkable man had a very unexceptional life prior to joining the British Army in 1787 as an ensign in the 73rd Highlanders. Family influence…

History: Field Marshal Prince Gebhard von Blücher (1742-1819)

Born in Rostock, Mecklenburg the son of a land-owning family, Blücher was destined for military service. In 1758, at the age of 16, he joined the Swedish Army as a…

New: Napoleonic British Artillery

Reinforce Wellington’s armies with these new arrivals from the Royal Horse Artillery – a 6 pounder and a mighty 9 pounder cannon. View in Store View in Store These new…

Sneak Peek: Napoleonic French Plastics

  Those of you visiting our stand at Salute recently will have seen the 3-ups of our forthcoming Napoleonic Late French Line Infantry. The eagle-eyed amongst you will have seen…

History: Marshal of France Andre Massena, 1st Duc de Rivoli, 1st Prince d’Essling (1758-1817)

Born in 1758 into modest circumstances, Massena had a colourful early life. He was a cabin boy, soldier and smuggler before he joined the army for a second time in…

New: American War of Independence Continental Infantry 1776-1783

New in from Perry Miniatures – plastic American War of Independence Continental Infantry. The box contains 38 Continental Infantry with the option of four to six command figures and up to…

History: Major-General Sir Thomas Picton (1758 – 1815)

Born in 1758 in Pembrokeshire, Wales, he joined the 12th Suffolk Regiment of Foot in 1773 as an ensign. His initial army career ended in disillusionment when the 12th were…

History: Jean Andoche Junot, 1st Duc d’Abrantes (1771 – 1813)

Junot was born in 1771 to a middle class family and he was studying law in Paris when the French Revolution began. He immediately connected with the revolutionary cause and…

History: The 100 Days Campaign

The campaign of the ‘Hundred Days’ was to become the thundering climax of the Napoleonic Wars. The shattering of the Grande Armèe in the snows of Russia in 1812, followed by two years…

New: Napoleonic British Starter Army boxed set

This fantastic new Napoleonic starter army is just the job for seeing off Boney’s French bully boys! Containing not only over 100 of our splendid new plastic British Line Infantry…

New: Stone Walls plastic boxed set

Available from today are these detailed plastic Stone Walls with wooden gates, great for virtually any wargaming period. A staple component of most gaming tables is the hard cover provided…

New: WW2 European Chateau

This beautiful chateau makes a great centrepiece for any Western European battle – just the place that any self-respecting officer would use to set up his command post. Its style…

History: The Battle of Talavera 1809

Background On October 1808 Sir John Moore took command of the Anglo-Portuguese army. He boldly led his 23,000 men into Spain, but a month later had to retreat rapidly, pursued…

Errata: Albion Triumphant volume 1

With the new reprint of the Peninsular Campaign Black Powder supplement we took the opportunity to make some minor text corrections. For those with the original version there are the…

History: The Old Guard Grenadiers “Les Grognards”

Søren Ralph Christensen returns to share the history of Napoleon’s Old Guard and show off his painted regiment: The Old Guard was first formed in 1804 using veterans from the…

Sneak Peek: Plastic Napoleonic Hanoverians

Hot on the heels of our two new plastic Napoleonic British sets (Peninsular and Waterloo) we have yet another plastic set on the way – Hanoverian Infantry! We’ve managed to…

New: Plastic Napoleonic British Line Infantry

Our latest plastic boxed sets take us back to the Napoleonic Wars! We are now adding two British Line Infantry sets to our existing French and Russian plastic ranges… Available…

History: Napoleonic French Column vs British Line

The clashes between British and French forces during the Napoleonic wars saw two rather different approaches go head-to-head – the British firing line and the French attack column… The French…

New: Multi-Period Plastic Buildings

Out today we have four new plastic building kits from Tabletop Workshop and at a great price! These great kits are fully detailed inside and out and they actually clip…

Pre-Order: Plastic Napoleonic British Line Infantry

Our latest plastic boxed sets take us back to the Napoleonic Wars! We are now adding two British Line Infantry sets to our existing French and Russian plastic ranges… Available…

Pre-Order: Napoleonic British special offers

Any self-respecting Napoleonics wargamer aspires to playing the huge set-piece battles of the era, so to get you on the way to amassing Wellington’s forces (and save some cash!) we’ve…

History: Napoleonic era British Infantry

Courtesy of Osprey Publishing   The British infantry was comprised of guards, foot, light, rifle and highland regiments. Regiments were, in theory, made up of three battalions, two fighting and one depot battalion. In…

New: Black Powder special offers

We’ve put together 5 new special offers to help you fill out your Black Powder forces and save money at the same time! For details of what each special offer…

Hobby: Ruined Hamlet revisited

Our Ruined Farmhouse plastic kit and the Ruined Hamlet set, which contains 3 Farmhouses, are fantastically versatile. Not only are they suitable for wargames from Napoleonics right up to World…

New: American Civil War Artillery 1861-65

The far-too-prolific-for-their-own-good Alan and Michael Perry have produced another brilliant plastic kit, containing a whole selection of artillery pieces for American Civil War games. More Pictures in Webstore The set…

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…

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…

New Year – why not try a new rules system… at a discount!

While Bolt Action is our best-selling game, we have some other cracking rule systems too!! View Deal in Webstore We have decided for the rest of January 2014, that is…

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…

Gallery: Iroquois Indians

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

Gallery: French Indian War Frontiersmen

LiuFe Garcia, one of our talented painters has been working on the Conquest Miniatures French Indian War range we manufacture and distribute. These stunning Frontiersmen are a great example of…

Hobby: Woodland Indians, French Indian War

Following on from his British Regular Infantry regiment last week, Babiruss has also posted these great woodland Indians on our forums, making great use of some Bolt Action Support Bases:

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…

Hobby: British Regular Infantry, French Indian War

Check out this brilliantly painted British Regular Infantry regiment posted on our forum by Babiruss. He’s created some lovely flags by painting on real fabric. Another forum user, NorseKnight83, has…

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…

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!…

Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage – Construction Diagram

This stunning kit makes a great centrepiece for any Napoleonic Black Powder army. buy now in store It includes the Emperor Bonaparte himself, his Chasseurs de la Garde bodyguard as…

New: 4Ground Pre-painted Terrain

Check out this amazing new range of laser-cut pre-painted buildings and terrain pieces, that look great in World War II battles right back to Napoleonic era games. If you want to battle…

New: Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage

Released this week is a fantastic centre-piece for your Black Powder collection – Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage. buy now in store The kit includes Old Boney himself (although not the running away version…

Gallery: Seminole Indians

Following our Spotlight on the French Indian War last week, we are showcasing our newly painted Seminole Indians, painted by Luife Garcia. Click here for our full range of Indians…

Spotlight: French Indian War 1754-1763

The French Indian War is named after the principle enemies of the British colonies in North America – the French colonials and their native Indian allies. Wargaming this conflict combines…

Spotlight: Battle-Ready Terrain Pieces

Too busy painting your army to spend time painting terrain? Well take a look at a few of our ready-painted scenery models. The Ravelins are now back in stock after…

Peter Schulein’s Ruined Mansion

Check out this cool modelling project, combining three ruined farmhouse models into one awesome ruined mansion! We were sent these photos by Peter Schulein from the wargame club Murphy’s Heroes…

Perry Miniatures Boxed Sets price rise

Prices on Perry Miniatures boxed sets are going up from £18 to £20 from Monday next week, so this weekend is your last chance to grab them at the lower…

Back in stock – Napoleonic flags from Victrix!

We have now had a restock of the gorgeous Napoleonic flag transfers from Victrix. Ideal for use on Black Powder armies! Seeing as we’re nice chaps here’s a showcase of…

New: Compagnie Franches de la Marine boxed set

This week sees the release of a new boxed set for the French Indian War range we are distributing on behalf of Conquest Miniatures – the Compagnie Franches de la…

French & Indian War: Alternative Quebec

In this comprehensive article, The Last Argument of Kings author Pete Brown examines the Battle of Quebec and suggests ways to make the battle more interesting to refight as a wargame,…

New: Napoleonic British Rocket Bombarding Frame

Something new and a little different for Napoleonic players this week – the British Rocket Bombarding Frame! Rocket Troops were at Quatre Bras and Waterloo and, although Wellington viewed the…

Limited Edition: Last Shot

Produced for this year’s Historicon show in the United States, Last Shot is undoubtedly one of Wojtek’s finest creations. Available on 27th July 2013 only We are eternally grateful to…

New: Polish Vistula Legion figure heads

As requested by your good selves we have now made the Figure Heads for the Vistula Legion available separately. We have Fusiliers in shakos, Voltigeurs in shakos and Grenadiers in…

New: Comanche Warriors

buy now in store The Comanches were fierce warriors who lived on the Southern Plains. They were formidable opponents who developed strategies for using traditional weapons for fighting on horseback….

Spotlight: The 100 days Campaign deals

With the release of our Black Powder supplement Albion Triumphant – The Hundred Days Campaign we thought it was a good time to spotlight the great deals we have in…

Woods Fighting in the American Civil War

By Paul D Stevenson Black Powder has many innovative concepts and is a great game, especially for multiple players. However, one of the problems folks find with Black Powder American…

New: Albion Triumphant Volume 2 – The Hundred Days campaign

The newest supplement for our Black Powder game is now released! Albion Triumphant – the Hundred Days Campaign focuses on the Hundred Days campaign which culminated in the Battle of…

New: Polish Vistula Legion

The latest addition to our growing Napoleonic range is this fine boxed set of Vistula Legion. buy in store now! The Vistula Legion was perhaps the most famous of the…

New: More Comanche Indians

This week sees the further release of the eagerly anticipated set of miniatures from Conquest Miniatures’ as we continue to release more of their Comanche Indians! Firstly we have two…

New: Comanche Indians

This week sees the introduction of a much anticpatd set of mainitures as we begin to release Conquest Miniatures’ Comanche Indians! Firstly we have two legendary Indian personalities… buy now…

New: Plastic American War of Independence British Infantry 1775-1783

Perry Miniatures have now released their splendid new plastic British Infantry for the American War of Independence (or traitorous rebellion, depending where you stand!). You can get your hands on…

New: More from our partnership with Conquest!

More from our partnership with Conquest Miniatures – some of their superb Iroquois Indians. buy now in store The Iroquois are not, as is often believed, a tribe of Indians…

New: French Indian War Jesuit Priests

This week we see something a little different released through our partnership with Conquest Miniatures – Jesuit Priests! buy now in store Jesuit missionaries were active among indigenous peoples in…

New: French Indian War Releases

We have five new releases for the French Indian Wars this week, two new packs of Colonial Rangers, one pack of Frontiersmen and two new packs of Indians! All five…

Foreign Language Warlord Games rulebooks 

Our award-winning english language rulebooks for Hail Caesar, Pike & Shotte, Black Powder and Bolt Action have sold very well worldwide and now we are looking to spread the word…

New: Conquest Colonial Settlers!

Our newest release in partnership with Conquest Miniatures are not Indians but Colonial Settlers armed with either traditional farming implements or more dangerously with muskets! buy now in store buy…

Wargaming With The Rocky Mountain Tribes 1780-1840

We’re delighted to have another article from Tim Greene – this time focusing on his love of wargaming with specific tribes and how you can do the same using 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…

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…

New: Albion Triumphant, Black Powder supplement!

Chronicling the Flanders and Peninsular Campaigns during the Napoleonic Wars, Albion Triumphant is the first of two books covering the battles involving the British forces. Of course, it also looks…

New: Woodland Indians in Snowshoes!

It’s not all loping around in green forests and on sunny riverbanks, you know! Winter doesn’t stop the Indian peoples going about their business and these chaps have the footwear…

Webstore: Napoleon’s Middle Imperial Guard

In 1806 Napoleon decreed the formation of 2 new Guard regiments, the

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: British Waterloo Flank Company 1789-1815

  52 figure infantry set with Belgic shako’s and shoulder wings. The set includes command figures for officers, standard bearers, NCO’s, drummers, 4 flags and fast play rules.

Gallery: The Art of War

Although Bolt Action has dominated our releases recently (as you’d expect for a new game!) we certainly haven’t forgotten our other game systems. We have plastics and metals on the…

Last Argument of Kings corrections

With the reprint of this Black Powder supplement we took the opportunity to make some minor text corrections. For those with the original version here are the very small number…

Last Argument of Kings is back!

Following a reprint we now have Pete Brown’s excellent Black Powder supplement – Last Argument of Kings back in stock. We’ve taken the opportunity to make a few minor text…

Webstore: Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage

Named ‘Berlin’ after the then capital of Brandenburg, the kit includes Old Boney himself, his bodyguard as well as the four-horse coach. The carriage was built for Napoleon’s Russian campaign…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Prussian Landwehr (1789-1815) plastic boxed set

The Landwehr were Militia formed from teenagers through to men in their 40s. They were plucked from their fields, shops and offices and enrolled into the Prussian military machine to…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: British set of Regimental Colours 1789-1815

  This superb set of standards has been designed by Victrix’s own Stephen Hales (also of Little Big Men Studio fame) and includes Kings and Regimental colours for 8 British…

New: Sauk & Fox Indians!

These are the first of our releases for the Sauk and Fox Native American Indians. buy now in store Although distinct peoples in their own right, both the Sauk and…

New: Pontiac & Black Hawk!

Two more great Indian war chiefs are now available. Ottawa leader Pontiac and Black Hawk, leader of the Sauk will make perfect additions to your armies or as miniatures worthy…

Hobby: Borodino!

We were recently sent photos of a massive game based on the Battle of Borodino and just had to share them with you. Read on… Marking the 200th anniversary of…

New: Napoleonic French Line Casualties!

These brand new sculpts, hot off Wojtek’s sculpting desk fulfil two key purposes – they are great to add extra flavour into your French line units as well as act…

New: French & Indian War Companie de la Marine!

Providing the bulk of the forces used by the French to hold their territories in New France during the 17th and 18th centuries the French Marines played a pivotal role…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Waterloo British Infantry Centre Company 1789-1815

Depicting a classic British Infantry Centre Company from around the time of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 these splendid plastic miniatures feature the following: 52 figure infantry set with…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Portuguese 19th Regiment Flag 1789-1815

These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for LBMS. This means they are richer…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: British Peninsular Flank Company 1789-1815

  52 figure infantry set with Stovepipe shako’s and shoulder wings. The set includes command figures for officers, standard bearers, NCO’s, drummers, 4 flags and fast play rules.

New: Tecumseh and Tenskawata!

The latest releases from our partnership with Conquest Miniatures are these two great Indian Leaders. Tecumseh, Shawnee Leader Tecumseh was raised in Ohio Country during the American War of Independence….

Polish Heavy Cavalry – now with wings!

Vince Rospond gives us the lowdown on the Polish Winged lancers – quite possibly the most yearned for cavalry in wargaming… The Union of Lublin in 1569 created a political…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian Starter Army

Packed with stoic, green-coated Russians, this gives you the core of a Russian army during the Napoleonic wars, saving you cash in the process! Box contains metal and plastic figures…

New: Mounted Napoleonic French Infantry Colonels!

As fearsome an opponent as the Napoleonic French may be they do need direction and discipline. Supporting our newly released plastic Napoleonic French Line Infantry are these splendid new mounted…

Webstore: Woodland Indians with bows

Pack contains 6 metal figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Woodland Indians in snowshoes

6 metal foot figures Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Woodland Indians in canoe

Contains 1 resin canoe and 2 metal foot miniatures.

Webstore: WW2 European Chateau

Laser cut 2mm MDF with Laser etched detail and removable floor/roof. Kit supplied unassembled and unpainted.

Webstore: Zindians! – Zombie Indians

Pack contains 6 metal foot figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

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: 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! 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: Zulus! Thousands of ’em!

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

Webstore: Prussian Landwehr Sprue

Perfect for bulking out your Prussians or just to try out a new colour scheme we’re now selling our Prussian sprues separately.

Webstore: Prussian Landwehr Regimental Command

Contains 3 Metal Models. Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Pre-painted Old Timber Framed Cottage

That’s right this Old Timber Frame Cottage is PAINTED! It is double skinned and has been painted inside and out with 4Ground Base Paints. Complete with the Stuart windows and…

Webstore: Pre-Painted High Medieval Cottage

A stereotypical cottage that could have been seen in Britain from the c10th. The Medieval cottage will fit into any dark players gaming board.

Webstore: Polish Vistula Legion Voltigeurs in shakos (6)

Pack contains 1 metal sprue containing 6 metal heads. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Polish Vistula Legion Fusiliers in shakos (4)

Pack contains 1 metal sprue containing 4 metal heads. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Polish Vistula Legion Grenadiers in czpaskas (6)

Pack contains 1 metal sprue containing 6 metal heads. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Polish Vistula Legion

The Vistula Legion was perhaps the most famous of the many foreign units in French service under Napoleon. Formed in Silesia in February 1807 from an infantry regiment and cavalry…

Webstore: Pioneer’s Log Timber Cabin 2

This highly detailed laser cut wargames model joins 4Ground

Webstore: Weather board American Church, 1750 – Modern Day

Box contains 1 church building kit including 2 gravestones (3 frames) and 100cm of Picket fencing (2 frames).

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: Sauk & Fox Indians B

Pack contains 6 metal foot figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Sauk & Fox Indians A

Pack contains 6 metal foot figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Russian Rural Cottage

The Russian Rural Cottage is a

Webstore: Ruined House 1

Every WWII battlefield needs a ruined building or two. Now this is possible with 4Ground

Webstore: Ruined House 2

Every WWII battlefield needs a ruined building or two. Now this is possible with 4Ground

Webstore: Ruined Hamlet plastic boxed set

This boxed set is based on a ruined farmhouse is extremely versatile in that it can be built in several ways and is also ideal for use in many periods…

Webstore: Ruined Farmhouse

Nothing enhances a tabletop battle more than great-looking, evocative terrain. Whether your games are set in Renaissance, Horse & Musket period (1700 – 1900) or the World Wars, this great…

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: Rorke’s Drift laser-cut storehouse

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

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: Wall Corner Section

Corner section for your straight wall sections. Ideal for World War II Games but also useful for many other periods – especially Moderns.

Webstore: Stone Coaching Stables

The Stone Coaching Stables is a

Webstore: Stone Hotel Complex Plaza

The Stone Hotel Complex Plaza is a

Webstore: Stores

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

Webstore: Straight Wall Pack (4)

This pack contains 4 straight wall sections. Perfect for use in many periods – especially World War II and moderns. Buying this pack saves you

Webstore: Straight Wall Section

1 straight wall section perfect for your wargaming table. Perfect for use in many periods – especially World War II and moderns 6 inches in length Model comes supplied unpainted.

Webstore: Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa, Indian leaders

Pack contains 2 metal figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Resin Breastwork Set

This set gives you enough pieces to make a resin breastworks Supplied in sections so you can change the layout to suit your game, it come fully painted and ready…

Webstore: Townhouse

Box contains 1 plastic click together building. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Ukraine Rural House

The Ukraine Rural House this is a

Webstore: Unmarried Zulus Sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Volleyfire Lights

Bringing your games to life are these amazing firepower lights. Simulating musket fire, flames and machine gun fire they’ll change the way your battle looks.

Webstore: Village Fountain

Laser cut 2mm MDF with Laser etched detail and removable floor/roof. Kit supplied unassembled and unpainted.

Webstore: Village Church

Laser cut 2mm MDF with Laser etched detail and removable floor/roof. Kit supplied unassembled and unpainted.

Webstore: Simon Girty and Simon Kenton

Pack contains 2 metal foot figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Signed Copy of Black Powder rulebook

**Signed by the author Rick Priestley!!** A

Webstore: Shirted Woodland Indians in canoe

Contains 1 resin canoe and 2 metal foot miniatures.

Webstore: Sheep

Baaaa! Useful for representing sheep on the battlefield. These aren't quite as cuddly as the real thing but do have the advantage of fitting in your figure case. They also…

Webstore: Settler’s Log Timber Cabin 2

New France Settler’s Cabin This highly detailed laser cut wargames model kit joins 4Ground

Webstore: Settler’s Lofted Log Cabin 4

New France Loft Cabin This highly detailed laser cut wargames model kit joins 4Ground

Webstore: Settler’s Lofted Log Cabin 3

New England Loft Cabin This highly detailed laser cut wargames model kit joins 4Ground

Webstore: Seminole Warriors B

Pack contains 6 metal foot figures Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Seminole Warriors A

Pack contains 6 metal foot figures Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Seminole Maroons

Pack contains 6 metal foot figures Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Polish Rural Building

The Polish Rural Building is a

Webstore: Pioneer’s Log Timber Cabin 1

This highly detailed laser cut wargames model joins 4Ground

Webstore: Pavlovsk Grenadiers command

Contains 4 Metal Models. Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Osceola & Tuko-See-Mathla

Pack contains 2 metal foot figures Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Ramshackle Barn

The kit consists of two identical frames to construct the roof, side walls, lean-to front and back. Plus one frame for Barn front and back, lean-to roof and wall. Extra…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Volnyia Regiment 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Portuguese 11th Regiment Flag 1789-1815

These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for LBMS. This means they are richer…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian Paint Set

Many of you have asked about the colours needed to paint our recently released Napoleonic Russians. Help is at hand with this starter paint set designed specifically with the Emperor’s…

Webstore: Mud Brick House & Accessory sprue 1

This delightful plastic kit from Renedra provides authentic detail for your battlefield. It’s just the thing for Hail Caesar Bronze Age battles, and also works well for the Mahdist Revolt…

New: Seminole Indians!

The first of the 500 Nations range we are selling in conjunction with Conquest Miniatures, the Seminoles provided US troops with quite a headache during the Seminole Wars of the…

New: Mounted Shawnee Indians!

This is the first of many additional Indian releases from our tie-in with Conquest Miniatures. These eastern woodlands horsemen will give your force the speed and manoeuvrability to scout our…

New: American Colonial Rangers!

More fresh troops from our conjunction with Conquest Miniatures, these superb miniatures represent American Rangers trained in the ways of the Native Indians by Native Indians. Providing British forces with…

New: French-Indian War British Regular Infantry!

The King’s famous Redcoats, taking the fight to the savage Indian and their oldest enemy – the French. British soldiers have earned a reputation for being stubborn, well disciplined, and…

New: French-Indian War French Regular Infantry!

Fighting alongside Woodland Indians and their compatriots in the French Marines, the French Regulars provide plenty of muscle to face the hated British. The French Regulars (Troupes de Terre) didn’t…

New: Last of the Mohicans!

Inspired by the classic movie of the same name, this pack of character models is an absolute must for anyone interested in this period or the film itself. Any of…

New: Crimean War British Army Deal

Our new Into the Jaws of Death Crimean War British army deal gives you some truly splendid miniatures and at a remarkable price. buy now in store Into the Jaws…

Gallery: Crimean War British Hussars

Top brushman Andres Amian Fernandez has just finished these spectacular Crimean War British Hussars. We knew you’d want to salivate over them… buy now in store buy now in store…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Vivandiere – The Soldier’s Comfort 1789-1815

Exempt from the 1793 "Law to Rid the Army of Useless Women" vivandieres would follow the French army and sell the soldiers food, drink, and sundries like tobacco, wig powder, and…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Portuguese 12th Regiment Flag 1789-1815

These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for LBMS. This means they are richer…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: British Hussars 1808-1815

The box contains 14 Hussars, including an officer and a trumpeter. Included are five variants of head gear in the box (all figures have the variants) which will allow you to…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 6-pdr battery

The battery is made up of 3 cannons and their crew. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Mud Brick House

This delightful plastic kit from Renedra provides authentic detail for your battlefield. It’s just the thing for Hail Caesar Bronze Age battles, and also works well for the Mahdist Revolt…

New: Napoleonic Russian Artillery!

The latest addition to our Napoleonic Russian range are these three guns. With a choice of two crew sets, these are just what your green-jacketed Russian musketeers need. buy now…

New: Black Powder army deals!

We’ve added a load more army deals to our webstore – this time we’ve focused on armies that fit within the Horse & Musket period our Black Powder rules cover……

New: Black Powder command packs!

We’ve been asked on many occasions to make the metal command figures from our various boxed sets available separately and now you can get hold of the here, starting with…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Vilna Regiment 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Warlord teams up with Conquest Miniatures!

Warlord Games announces exclusive distribution of Conquest Miniatures We are proud to be able to announce a deal with our longtime friend, Eric Roof, proprietor of Conquest Miniatures. The agreement…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: British Casualty Markers 1789-1815

 After you have played your first few games of Black Powder you'll know just how many casualties you need to show stamina. These handy, fun die-cut casualty markers in the…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 6 pdr cannon 1809-1815 with crew running back

The Russian Napoleonic army underwent massive organisational changes in 1805, and the revamping of the artillery arm was a vital part of this as it was considered the most important…

Webstore: Mounted Shawnee

Pack contains 3 mounted metal figures Supplied unpainted

New: Anglo-Zulu War wagon barricade!

Originally only available in our Rorke’s Drift! battle-set this wagon, hastily reinforced with mealie bags, is now available to buy separately. Forming part of the defensive position at Rorke’s Drift…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Russian Tchernigov Regiment Flag 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 6 pdr cannon 1809-1815 with crew firing

The Russian Napoleonic army underwent massive organisational changes in 1805, and the revamping of the artillery arm was a vital part of this as it was considered the most important…

Webstore: Mounted Napoleonic French Infantry Colonels

Pack contains 2 metal mounted figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

New Anglo-Zulu War miniatures!

We’ve now taken delivery of more metal miniatures from Empress Miniatures. See what’s new below. The first pack contains four superb sculpts –  more of the defenders of Rorke’s Drift,…

Preview: Crimean War British Hussars

We showed the early work-in-progress sculpts by Paul Hicks for these stunning new horsemen of the Light Brigade at Salute this Year. We’ve been inundated with requests for more news…

Hurrah for Huzzah!

Comprising historical (mostly!) wargamers from all across New England, and meeting regularly at the Hobby Bunker in Malden Massachusetts.The Boston Trained Bands wargaming group hosted several games of Black Powder…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Russian St Petersburg Grenadiers Flag 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Baron Larrey’s Flying Ambulance

Pack contains 1 resin and metal cart, 1 metal horse and 4 metal figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 12-pdr battery

The battery is made up of 3 cannons and their crew. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Mounted Napoleonic British Infantry Officers (Waterloo campaign)

Pack contains 2 metal mounted figures – a field officer and an adjutant Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

New: Anglo-Zulu Wars barricades!

Ever since we made our huge Rorke’s Drift! and Horns of the Buffalo sets available for our Anglo-Zulu War range we’ve been asked consistently whether we’ll be making the resin…

Webstore: North American Railed Bridge

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Russian Schlisselburg Regiment Flag 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Peninsular British Infantry Centre Company 1789-1815

Depicting a classic Line Centre Company from around the time of the Penisular Campaign of 1808-1813 these splendid plastic miniatures feature the following: 52 figure infantry set with Stovepipe shako’s…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Austrian Infantry 1809-1815

The command consists of an officer, standard bearer, drummer, sapper and two NCOs. The box contains heads for all figures with either helmets ( the helmet was last used in…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 12 pdr cannon 1809-1815 with crew running back

The Russian Napoleonic army underwent massive organisational changes in 1805, and the revamping of the artillery arm was a vital part of this as it was considered the most important…

New: Anglo-Zulu War mealie bag redoubt!

Forming a key part of the defence of the aid station at Rorke’s Drift, the mealie bag redoubt is now available to buy. Originally part of our Rorke’s Drift! battle…

Russian Army Uniforms 1807-1815

By Vince Rospond The Russian army of the Middle and Late Napoleonic period (1808 – 1815) was based on a dark green jacket with white trousers.  The exact nature of…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Russian Rostov Regiment Flag 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Pavlovsk Grenadier Regiment 1789-1815

Following their distinguished performance at the Battle of Friedland in 1807 Russia’s Pavlovsk’s Grenadier Regiment was granted the honour of keeping their mitre-caps and inducted into the Imperial Guard.

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Austrian Infantry 1806-1815

56 figures per set consisting of infantry, officers, standard bearers, drummers and mounted colonels. Multipart models allowing for a huge variety of poses including marching, advancing and firing options. Also…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 12 pdr cannon 1809-1815 with crew firing

The Russian Napoleonic army underwent massive organisational changes in 1805, and the revamping of the artillery arm was a vital part of this as it was considered the most important…

Webstore: Mounted Comanches B

Pack contains 6 metal mounted figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Gallery: Death or Glory

More photos of Andres Amian Fernandez’s superb painting on our latest Crimean War release. Feast your eyes on these…

Preview: Baron Larrey’s French Ambulance!

Baron Dominique-Jean Larrey was Napoleon Bonaparte’s most respected surgeon and developed the most innovative casualty transport system of his age. His “flying ambulances” not only saved countless lives during the…

New: Crimean War 17th Lancers!

We’re delighted to be able to release the latest in Crimean War range – the 17th Lancers. The reason for this delight is mostly because we love these new models,…

New: Signed copies of Black Powder and Hail Caesar!

To celebrate the anniversary of games designer and tea connoisseur, Rick Priestley, joining the Warlord Games team, we would like to offer a limited number of hand-signed Black Powder and…

New: Pike & Shotte army builder deal!

With the forthcoming release of our long-awaited Pike & Shotte rulebook drawing close, we have a special offer on the basic building blocks of any ECW or TYW army – the…

Webstore: North American Dunkers Church

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Russian Podolia Regiment Flag 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Napoleon’s Old Guard Chasseurs 1789-1815

The Chasseurs are our second set of Napoleon’s Old Guard and completesthe infantry for Napoleon’s old ‘Grumblers’! You can now truly represent the Guard massed columns advancing to break the…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Austrian Infantry 1798-1809

56 figures per set consisting of infantry, officers, standard bearers, drummers and mounted colonels. Multipart models allowing for a huge variety of poses including marching, advancing and firing options. Also…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 10-pdr Licorne howitzer 1809-1815 with crew running back

The Russian Napoleonic army underwent massive organisational changes in 1805, and the revamping of the artillery arm was a vital part of this as it was considered the most important…

Webstore: Mounted Comanches A

Pack contains 6 metal mounted figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

New: Pike & Shotte Surgeon!

Oh my, but judging by our email in-box have you been looking forward to this one! Our painful scene depicting a Pike & Shotte Sawbones at work after a battle…

Gallery: Painted Pike & Shotte Clubmen

Just back from the paintstation of top painter Andres Amian Fernandez are our recent Clubmen releases. Have a look at these great sculpts, chock-full of character. Below is the original…

Preview: New Model Army artwork

A little while ago we showed off some of the sculpts from our forthcoming metal boxed set for the New Model Army. Now we’re pleased to be able to show…

New: Anglo-Zulu Wars British Soldiers on campaign march!

More sterling British soldiers to add to your army this week – we’ve just received these lovely sculpts from Empress Miniatures. These are the famous redcoats who marched all over…

New: Anglo-Zulu War Mounted Natal Carbineers!

Newly arrived from Empress Miniatures are these lovely mounted Natal Caribineers. The Natal Carbineers were drawn from some of the more established, or better off, Natal families and were considered…

New: Anglo-Zulu Wars Natal Mounted Police!

Good lord – is there no end to the Anglo-Zulu War releases? Happily not, as we bring you these fabulous Natal Mounted Police models by Empress Miniatures! This was a…

Webstore: North American Covered Bridge

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Russian Pavlovski Grenadiers Flag 1789-1815

  28mm Napoleonic flags. These have been designed by Steve Hales of Little Big Men Studios for Victrix. They are transfers just like the ones Steve produces for Little Big…

Webstore: Napoleonic Wars: Austrian Grenadiers 1798-1815

56 figures per set consisting of infantry, officers, standard bearers, drummers and mounted colonels. Multipart models allowing for a huge variety of poses including marching, advancing and firing options. Also…

Webstore: Napoleonic Russian 10-pdr Licorne howitzer 1809-1815 with crew firing

The Russian Napoleonic army underwent massive organisational changes in 1805, and the revamping of the artillery arm was a vital part of this as it was considered the most important…

Webstore: Mounted Comanche acrobat

Pack contains 1 metal foot figures. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Preview: Crimean 17th Lancers!

What could be finer than the 17th Lancers making their ill-fated charge into the Russian guns at Balaclava? Nothing – that’s what! We’re delighted to be able to show off…

New: Napoleonic Russian paint set

Many of you have asked about the colours needed to paint our recently released Napoleonic Russians. Help is at hand with this starter paint set designed specifically with the Emperor’s…

New: Resin Objective markers

Freshly arrived from Forgecraft Games are these nifty resin objective markers. Difficult Terrain markers The difficult terrain markers provide an easy method to indicate a ruined vehicle on the battlefield….

Webstore: Married Zulus Sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Le French Regiment special offer

Sculpted by our own Wojtek (did we mention that he’s Polish?), these glorious Napoleonic War French Line Infantry are perfect for use in games set during the most glorious period…

Webstore: Merchant’s House

Box contains 1 plastic click together building. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Le French Brigade special offer

Sculpted by our own Wojtek (did we mention that he’s Polish?), these glorious Napoleonic War French Line Infantry are perfect for use in games set during the most glorious period…

New: Napoleonic Russian 1809-1815 command pack!

Adding more variety and options into your Russian army is this cracking command pack. Based around the 1809 shako the pack also includes a mounted officer. See what else is…

New: Victrix Plastic Napoleonic Austrians Are Here!

We’re delighted to say we now have stocks of all four of the new plastic boxed sets. Have a look here and see what’s what… Each of these plastic boxed…

Webstore: Jesuit Priests

Jesuit missionaries were active among indigenous peoples in New France in North America. Many of them compiled dictionaries or glossaries of the First Nations and Native American languages which they…

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…

Webstore: Magua, Huron Chief

Contains 1 metal miniature. Supplied unpainted

Preview: Black Powder – Last Argument of Kings!

The first of our supplements for our Black Powder rules focuses on warfare in the 18th century. Check this preview article out to get the first gossip on the forthcoming…

Webstore: Jacobite Rebellion: Duke of Cumberland 1745

The Duke of Cumberland, was a younger son and favourite of the brave George II of England. He grew up to command large British

Webstore: Jacobite Rebellion: Bonnie Prince Charlie 1745

 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 mid-18th century.

John Stallard Paints Toy Soldiers Shock!

John, the owner of Warlord Games has been hard at it getting together a brigade of our Napoleonic Prussian Landwehr. As soon as the metal metal became available he grabbed…

New: Napoleonic Vivandiere And Donkey!

Now for something out of the ordinary! Vivandieres were women who accompanied armies and performed canteen duties for the troops – they later became known as Cantinieres as a result….

Webstore: Hanoverian Infantry Brigade special offer

This offer contains 3 of the new plastic box sets giving you a full regiment!! Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Flaming Light

  The Flaming Light is most useful. Put one in a tower to simulate a beacon or a fireplace and it looks great. Put one or two in a log…

Preview: Crimean Mounted British Officer

Since purchasing Radetsky Miniatures’ Crimean War British range, we’ve been hard at work planning out and re-organising the range. And Paul Hicks has already started working on it, take a look…

La Bataille de Mont St. Mackler – A Black Powder Napoleonic Battle Report

By David Sullivan We had another game of Black Powder this weekend at The Panzer Depot in Kirkland, WA. We played the ‘Battle of San Miguel’ scenario from the rules…