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    Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 178 – Hobby News Special

    Download Episode 178 Welcome to Episode 178 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast   In this episode, hosts Neil Shuck Mike Hobbs & Mike Whitaker are joined by Henry Hyde, ex-editor of Miniature Wargames magazine. We chat with Henry and discuss his recent decision to resign as editor of [...]
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    Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 177 – Imperial Skies

    Download Episode 177 Welcome to Episode 177 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast   In this episode, hosts Neil Shuck Mike Hobbs & Mike Whitaker are joined by rules author Robin Fitton to talk about Imperial Skies As usual, they also discuss what they’ve been doing Hobby-wise for [...]
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    Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 176 – Honours of War

    Download Episode 176 Welcome to Episode 176 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast   In this episode, hosts Neil Shuck Mike Hobbs & Mike Whitaker are joined by author Keith Flint to talk about his rules Honours of War, from Osprey Publishing. We also review Cigar Box Battle Mats. As [...]
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    View from the Veranda – July 2016

    Download Episode Welcome to the July 2016 episode of the View from the Veranda Podcast Once again, hosts Neil Shuck and Henry Hyde get together to chat about a variety of subjects to do with miniature wargaming. Although this time our intrepid hosts contend not so much with wargaming as writing, [...]

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    Review: Pandemic – Reign of Cthulhu

    August 30, 2016 // 2 Comments

    Rating: One of the (few) saving graces from attending Strategy Game Con last weekend was the fact that I got to play a couple of games of the new Pandemic game: Reign of Cthulhu. Reign of Cthulhu is a co-operative game for between two and four players. Players take the role of one of seven investigator:  Magician, Hunter , Reporter, Detective, Doctor, Mystic  and Driver – each has their own special ability which can be used during the game. Each investigator has its own 25mm plastic [...]
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    Review: Cigar Box Battle Mats

    August 6, 2016 // 1 Comment

    Rating:  In recent years, there has been a quantum leap in commercially available terrain for wargaming. One of the biggest areas of growth has been in terrain mats. It doesn’t seem that long ago that, unless you made a table yourself, your choice of terrain mat was limited to a single colour piece of felt cloth – usually in brown, green, blue or black – and if you were very lucky, you potentially had the option of having hexes printed on it. However, we now see a [...]
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    Review: The Chicago Way

    July 12, 2016 // 1 Comment

    Rating: “You wanna know how to get Capone? They pull a knife, you pull a gun. He sends one of yours to the hospital, you send one of his to the morgue. *That’s* the *Chicago* way! And that’s how you get Capone” Jimmy Malone, The Untouchables (1987) Back in 2013, Great Escape Games released a Wild West Skirmish game, Dead Man’s Hand (you can read my review of this game here). Three years later, GEG have taken the game engine from DMH, but moved the location east to [...]

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Raging Heroes – New Army Pack Recon Forces

by Neil Shuck in Sci-Fi Gaming

Raging Heroes have just released a new set of Army Packs for their Toughest Girls in the Galaxy range. There are three boxes available. These are entitled ‘Recon [...]


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