Painting Russian SU-76M models in 1/72nd scale

My favourite Soviet armoured fighting miniature I’ve currently got in 1/72nd scale is the Russian SU-76M model. It was a Russian made self propelled gun, used extensively during World War II – so I definitely need many models of them on my wargaming table. (The tanks full name is the Samokhodnaya Ustanovka 76mm main production … Read more

Necromunda Goliath Prisoner Paint Scheme

This gang was inspired by someone’s Necromunda ‘Prison Escapee’ themed Goliath gang I saw years ago. Always wanted to try my hand at it – I think I got halfway there 😉 Sadly I can’t find my original inspiration of this paint scheme, but the recipe I’ve used is included below if you want to … Read more

Best 1/72nd Russian WW2 Miniatures & Tanks

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I’m always finding new manufacturers for my main 1/72 scale Soviet Russian army. Russians, aka Soviets*, obviously make up a huge swathe of the forces involved and replicated on WW2 wargaming tables. My game of choice at the moment is Battlegroup which I’m enjoying thoroughly at 20mm size. The following suggested models would be useful … Read more

H.P. Lovecraft & Horror Inspirational Art

Artwork inspired by H.P. Lovecraft’s universal horrors is something I find very inspiring when drafting up mythos centred scenarios for Call of Cthulhu. I mean, a picture is worth a 1,000 horrors words right? Below you’ll find a whole bunch of inspiration art pieces that should be helpful for any Call of Cthulhu game – … Read more

Battlegroup AAR: Forlorn Hope at Sachsendorf (Pt.2)

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This after-action-report concludes the 2nd part of our Battlegroup scenario ‘Forlorn Hope at Sachsendorf’ (Part 1 of the Sachsendorf AAR report can be found here). We continue with the 3rd turn for the Russian invading force. Russian Turn 3 The final 3 coordinated 120mm timed barrages arrived at the start of the turn. This would … Read more

DIY Terrain for Necromunda & Kill Team

DIY Terrain - Necromunda & Kill-Team

My good friend Andy and I are slowly creeping closer to our first games of Necromunda and also to some Kill Team. Well we would have been if it wasn’t for COVID! From the 1990’s release of Necromunda, one of the best tabletop games I’ve played, the one-component that made it stand out was the … Read more