• Meeples & Miniatures – The End is Nigh

    The title of the post says it all really. After 12 years of Meeples & Miniatures, I have decided that it is time to turn the page on this particular chapter in my gaming hobby and so the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast will see its final show published at the end of the year. Why? About this [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 280 – Chat with Gav Thorpe

    Download Episode 280 In this show hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by author and game designer Gav Thorpe to chat about all sorts of gaming stuff 00:00 – Introduction -We find out what Gav has been up to recently 23:09 – Confessional – Time to own up to all those [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 279 – Saga: Age of Magic

    Download Episode 279 In this show hosts Neil Shuck and Mike Hobbs are once again joined by regular podcast listener and sometime gaming opponent Shaun Randall. For the main part of the show we review Saga: Age of Magic from Studio Tomahawk. 00:00 – Introduction -We welcome back Mike after a [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 277- Supersystem

    Download Episode 277 In this show hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by Patreon backer Neil Hughes. We chat about everything we’ve been up to in the hobby recently, and take an in-depth look at Supersystem. 00:00 – Introduction -We find out how Neil got into the gaming hobby [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 276 – Gangs of Mortal Barons

    Download Episode 276 In this show hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by guest Andy Hobday to catch up on developments with several games systems from Footsore Miniatures, including Gangs of Rome and Mortal Gods. 00:00 – Introduction -We chat about supporting small businesses within [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 275 – Small Scale Sci-Fi

    Download Episode 275 In this show hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs take some time to answer a recent question from Twitter follower @Dice_Dad about the relative merits of several small sci-fi rule sets designed with smaller scale miniatures in mind 00:00 – Introduction – We chat about [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 274 – Red Alert Review

    Download Episode 274 In this show usual hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by friend and fellow gamer Shaun Randell. As well as finding out more about Shaun and his hobby, he helps us to review Red Alert – the Space Fleet Combat game from PSC Games which uses the Command & [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 273 – Mind Over The Realms

    Download Episode 273 In this show usual hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by Alex Ley, who recently organised an Age of Sigmar narrative campaign event – Mind Over The Realms – which raised money for the mental health charity MIND. 00:00 – Introduction – we get [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 272 – The Joy of Six

    Download Episode 272 In this show usual hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by fellow podcaster Shaun Clark to chat about his hobby, look back at the recent Joy of Six show and find out all details about a brand new gaming podcast – God’s Own Scale 00:00 – [...]
  • Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 271 – Kings of War

    Download Episode 271 In this show usual hosts Neil Shuck & Mike Hobbs are joined by podcast Patreon backer George Holt to chat about his gaming hobby and discuss his subject of choice 00:00 – Introduction – we get to know George’s gaming background 21:14 [...]

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  • Review – Thud & Blunder

    March 5, 2019 // 16 Comments

    Rating: Thud & Blunder is a set of skirmish rules for warfare set in a land of high fantasy. The rules are written by Charles Murton and Craig Cartmell of The Ministry of Gentlemanly Warfare, who have also authored In Her Majesty’s Name, [...]
  • Deep Madness – First Impressions

    November 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

    Deep Madness is a new boardgame from Diemension Games, originally funded via a Kickstarter project in November 2016 and delivered – admittedly almost a year late – in October 2018. Overview It’s a co-operative boardgame designed to [...]
  • Kill Team – First impressions

    August 4, 2018 // 10 Comments

    I had the opportunity earlier this week to take a look at Kill Team – the new skirmish wargame from Games Workshop, set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe – when I went to Boards & Swords Hobbies in Derby. As you may be aware, whilst I used to [...]
  • Review: Battlegroup Torch

    July 22, 2018 // 2 Comments

    Review: Battlegroup Torch is the latest supplement to the Battlegroup World War II rules, written by Warwick Kinrade and published by Iron Fist Publishing and the Plastic Soldier Company. This book is hardcover with 230 full colour pages, and is of [...]
  • Review: For King & Parliament

    July 17, 2018 // 5 Comments

    Rating: Being a British wargamer, I have often thought that I should take more interest in the wars that have shaped the island on which I live – let’s face it, there are numerous ones to choose from. The English Civil War has always [...]

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Meeples & Miniatures – The End is Nigh

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The title of the post says it all really. After 12 years of Meeples & Miniatures, I have decided that it is time to turn the page on this particular chapter in my gaming [...]

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