Sengoku Period Japan

The Painting Tally: May 2018

May has been a much better month for painting, with a number of miniatures painted, as well as some scenery (mainly trees) Painted: 40 Painted 19 Ashigaru and 21 Samurai for [...]

May 31, 2018 // 4 Comments

Plastic bonsai trees

I’ve been creating a lot of scenery for Sengoku period Japan recently, and I was looking for different ideas for trees, other than using plastic bamboo to make bamboo [...]

May 29, 2018 // 2 Comments

Review: Bushi No Yume

Rating: Bushi No Yume (BNY) is a set of skirmish rules for fighting in ancient Japan, using either a historical of fantasy setting. They were written in 2010 by our friend [...]

March 22, 2017 // 2 Comments

Review: Daisho

Rating: Daisho is a set of skirmish rules for warfare set in mythical Japan. The rules are written by Charles Murton and Craig Cartmell of The Ministry of Gentlemanly [...]

March 21, 2017 // 2 Comments

Review: Ronin

Rating: Ronin is a set of skirmish rules set in the Age of the Samurai, written by Craig Woodfield and published by Osprey Publishing as part of their Osprey Wargames series [...]

March 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

The best laid plans…

With Test of Honour from Warlord Games due for release at the end of next week, I had been planning for a while to produce a series of articles in the coming week on [...]

March 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Review: Banzai

Rating: Banzai: Age of the Country at War is a set of wargaming rules written by Robert Fellows and published by 2D6 Wargaming in 2016. This game is written to be used with [...]

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments