Tagged: Macedonians

Rapid Deployment System: Macedonian Phalangite

Warlord’s Rapid Deployment Paint System gets miniatures table ready in next to no time. With Macedonia hitting SPQR, we paint up a Phalangite. Most of the paints used were taken…

SPQR Faction Focus: Macedonia

We’re heading back into the ancient world with a look at the fearsome phalanxes of Macedonia – and how they appear as a Warband on SPQR’s battlefields. The Kingdom of…

SPQR: Macedonia

The empire of Macedonia arrives in SPQR. Spearheaded by warbands of disciplined men that used innovative tactics, they are a force to be reckoned with. The Kingdom of Macedonia created…

Collecting SPQR: Warlorder Darren’s Macedonians

Warlorder Darren’s Macedonians took the field last week, trouncing Tom’s Iberians into the dirt! Are these Macedonian cavalry unstoppable? Get Your Warband! View in Store This warband is a fantastic…

Spotlight: Painting Macedonian Phalangites

After looking over what you’ve bought in our fantastic Summer Clearance Sale, we noticed that a lot of you have picked up sprues of the excellent Macedonian Phalangites. We took…

Frontline Report: The Rise of Macedon

Warlorder Tom takes a look at rise of Macedon, or Macedonia, under the leadership of Philip II. Although his son Alexander the Great is more widely known for his conquests,…

The Successor army and Elephant!

Thundering into battle come the mighty Succession armies with vast numbers of pikes and huge beast of war! War Elephant View in Store The armies of Alexander the Great encountered…

Focus: Macedonians for Hail Caesar

The Macedonians are on the March! One of the finest sights in wargaming are the serried ranks of pike that fill Macedonian armies (and those of several other armies in…

Macedonian Companion Cavalry

With the release of our metal Macedonian Cavalry boxed set we’ve been asked by many of you for a pack containing kore riders so you can bulk out your units….

Macedonian Companion Cavalry

New for Macedonian armies is something we’ve been asked for many times – Companion Cavalry! This metal boxed set will ably support your many pike phalanxes! View in Store Alexander…

New: Thorakitai medium infantry

The term Thorakites – plural Thorakitai – is used sparingly by Polybios to refer to Achaian and Seleucid troops of the mid-second century BC. That they were armoured is plain…

New: Thureophoroi Peltasts

Out today are Thureophoroi Peltasts, and Thureophoroi Peltast command for Greek, Macedonian and Hellenstic armies. Mercenary troops formed a significant role in Hellenistic armies and hired soldiers often served as garrison troops…

New: Thracians with Romphaia

Send your Thracians into battle to hack apart the enemy of Macedonia with their lethal romphaia blades. buy now in store Thrace was one of Macedonia’s traditional enemies, sitting as…

Alexander the Great & Philip II of Macedon

New this week for Hail Caesar are two of history’s leviathans –  Alexander the Great and his father, Philip II of Macedon. Alexander the Great son of Philip II of…

Spotlight: Macedonian Phalangites & Royal Guard

One of the finest sights in wargaming are the serried ranks of pike that fill Macedonian armies (and those of several other armies in the period). Our amazing plastic phalangites…

New: Macedonian Phalangite shield designs!

Fresh in from Little Big Men Studios are these gorgeous shield design sheets – designed specifically for our plastic Macedonian Phalangites. Check out the new sheets below. These stunning new…

Webstore: Plastic Theban armoured Hoplites

This fantastic set of miniatures represents Greek Hoplites of Thebes Boitia and Thessaly from the 5th Century covering the end of the wars with Persia, to the 4th century and…

Webstore: Thracians with Rhomphaia

Pack contains 8 metal infantry. Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

New: Alexandrian Macedonian army deal!

And now we have a new great value army deal for those of an Ancients persuasion, namely Macedonians… Alexandrian Macedonian Infantry Division army deal 4 Macedonian Phalangite plastic boxed sets…

New: More Macedonian Command!

Steve Saleh has sculpted us a new command group for our Macedonian range, giving you more variety in your phalangite regiments. This new command group adds to the current command…

New: Macedonian Royal Guard!

Here is the latest addition to our new Macedonian range – the Royal Guard! Silver Shields, White Shields and Brazen Shields – all elite hypaspist regiments that can be represented on…

New: Macedonian Command!

Are your Phalangites an unruly bunch? Thrash them into shape with this splendid new command pack! These new metal miniatures, sculpted by ace designer Steve Saleh, is just the job…

New: Thracian Peltasts!

Thrace was one of Macedonia’s traditional enemies, sitting as it did to the North of Macedon. As with many of Macedonia’s enemies they were conquered and their best troops duly…

Peltasts in Hail Caesar

‘To begin with the armament of the infantry is assigned to three types if we make the most basic distinction. These three types are on the basis of their equipment:…

New: Psiloi with Javelins!

The Lakedaimonians used Helot slaves at Thermopylae and Plataea, although we do not know how they were equipped to fight, we do know that they were dressed in the standard…

New: Thessalian Skirmishers with Javelins!

Whilst famous for their outstanding light cavalry, the Thessalians could also provide a great number of slingers and javelinmen. The hill peoples around the Thessalian Plain would be well versed…

New: Illyrian Light Infantry!

Mostly hailing from the mountainous areas of what is now the Balkans, the Illyrians were a large and diverse group analogous with the Celts and Germans. The Illyrians lived to…

New: plastic Macedonian Phalangites!

One of the finest sights in wargaming are the serried ranks of pike that fill Macedonian armies (and those of several other armies in the period). Our eagerly-anticipated plastic phalangites…

Webstore: Mercenary Armoured Hoplites 5th to 3rd Century BCE

This set of miniatures represents Greek Mercenary Hoplites and other Greek City states from the 5th Century covering the wars with Persia, to the 4th century and the titanic struggle…

Webstore: Macedonians: Royal Guard plastic boxed set

Silver Shields, White Shields and Brazen Shields – all elite hypaspist regiments that can be represented on the tabletop. Box contains 24 plastic and metal figures Note: Models supplied unassembled…

Webstore: Later Greek Peltasts

Greek armies were not completely made up of hoplites and nor were Macedonians armies purely pike-armed

Preview: Plastic Macedonian Phalangites!

The latest plastic set in our Hail Caesar ancients range kicks off an entirely new army for us – Macedonian Phalangites! Have a look at what’s in store… With separate…

Webstore: Macedonians: Phalangites plastic boxed set

This box contains 40 multi-part Macedonian Phalangites, shield decals. The models in this set are supplied unpainted and unassembled.

Webstore: Macedonian Warrior

Authors: Waldemar Heckel Ryan Jones Illustrator: Christa Hook About this book During the reigns of Philip II and Alexander the Great, the Macedonian Army

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Sprue

The price is for a single plastic sprue Supplied unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 9

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Hail Caesar Collection

Collection contains the Hail Caesar rulebook and both and army lists plus the free Roman Centurion miniature So aside from Rick Priestly’s firsthand experience of classical civilisations what else do…

Webstore: Hail Caesar Army Lists – Biblical & Classical

In this, our first expansion for Hail Caesar, Rick presents no less than 63 army lists for the Biblical and Classical periods along with points costs and army composition.

Webstore: Greek Hoplite 480-323 BC

Author: Nicholas Sekunda Illustrator: Adam Hook About this book The Greek hoplite, the archetypal spear-armed warrior, is perhaps the most prevalent figure in our view of the ‘Golden Age’ of…

Webstore: Macedonian Companion Cavalry

Alexander The Great fought wars of conquest from the shores of Anatolia to the foothills of the Himalayas. As King of Macedonia he defeated his fellow Greeks before invading and…

Webstore: Macedonian Companion Cavalry

Companion Cavalry Pack contains 3 metal figures Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Thureophoroi peltasts

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Thureophoroi peltast command

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Greek Generals (Demosthenes & Theagenes)

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 7

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 6

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 8

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 4

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 5

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 3

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 2

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 10

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Phalangite Shield Design 1

Pack contains 1 transfer sheet Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Webstore: Macedonian Infantry Division army deal

The perfect start to a Macedonian army, this set includes: 3 boxes of Macedonian Phalangites 1 box of Macedoinan Royal Guard

Webstore: Macedonian command

This new command group, sculpted by ace designer Steve Saleh, is just the job to lead your phalangites into the fray. Pack contains 3 metal figures Note: Models supplied unassembled…

Webstore: Macedonian command 2

A Steve Saleh sculpted command group for use with our Macedonian range, giving you more variety in your phalangite regiments. Pack contains 3 metal figures Note: Models supplied unassembled and…

Webstore: Greeks: Illyrian Infantry

Mostly hailing from the mountainous areas of what is now the Balkans, the Illyrians were a large and diverse group analogous with the Celts and Germans. The Illyrians lived to…

Webstore: Greeks: Illyrian Infantry regiment

Mostly hailing from the mountainous areas of what is now the Balkans, the Illyrians were a large and diverse group analogous with the Celts and Germans. The Illyrians lived to…

Webstore: Greeks: Cretan Archers

Commonly deployed as mercenaries, Cretan archers are an iconic part of Greek armies. Despite their fame, we know almost nothing about their appearance or how

Webstore: Greeks: Thessalian Skirmishers with Javelins

Whilst famous for their outstanding light cavalry, the Thessalians could also provide a great number of slingers and javelinmen. The hill peoples around the Thessalian Plain would be well versed…

Webstore: Greeks: Thracian Peltasts

Arguably the most famous and most sought after peltasts were those from southern Thrace. Thrace was one of Macedonia’s traditional enemies, sitting as it did to the North of Macedon….

Webstore: Greeks: Greek Psiloi

The Lakedaimonians used Helot slaves at Thermopylae and Plataea,

Webstore: Thorakitai medium infantry command

The term Thorakitai – plural Thorakites – is used sparingly by Polybios to refer to Achaian and Seleucid troops of the mid-second century BC. That they were armoured is plain…