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Flames of War and 15 mm WWII Wargaming

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Schwere Panzerjagerkompanie for the TTS 2014 Winter League

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014

As longtime readers know, I have been an active participant in the Texas Toy Soldier Flames of War leagues since I started playing this game.  In fact, providing an online presence...

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Review

Essex French Infantry Advancing Review (FRE1)

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014

Essex is one of the classic wargaming miniatures companies.  They have extensive ranges across many time periods in both 28 mm and 15 mm.  It is not surprising then that the...

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How To

Magnetizing the Cannons of the Battlefront StuG IIIG

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014

The Battlefront StuG IIIG is a nice 15 mm WWII model assault gun that comes with three different cannon options.  Included are the original box mantlet long 75 mm design, the...

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League News

TTS Winter 2014 FOW League Final Result

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014

Congratulations to Larry L. for winning the Winter 2014 TTS Flames of War League Championship! Larry’s Canadians defeated Scott H.’s Germans on Saturday in the...

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TTS Winter 2014 FOW League Final Result

TTS Winter 2014 FOW League Final Result

Apr 22, 2014

Congratulations to Larry L. for winning the Winter 2014 TTS Flames of War League Championship! Larry’s Canadians defeated Scott H.’s Germans on Saturday in the Championship game. Remember that anyone who played all 6 of their league games earned a $10 TTS Gift Card. TTS Winter 2014 FOW League Homepage is here [Ed Note:] Information on the Spring...

Texas Military Forces Museum April and May Events

Texas Military Forces Museum April and May Events

Apr 20, 2014

The Texas Military Forces Museum is located on-base at Camp Mabry in Austin, Texas, and is well worth a visit if you have never been.  For a free-admission facility, they have a really impressive collection.  In addition to the static displays, a few times a year they fire up the tanks and drive them around during reenactments.  I have visited the museum but...

Essex French Infantry Advancing Review (FRE1)

Essex French Infantry Advancing Review (FRE1)

Apr 17, 2014

Essex is one of the classic wargaming miniatures companies.  They have extensive ranges across many time periods in both 28 mm and 15 mm.  It is not surprising then that the company has 15 mm WWII miniatures, even if it is one of their smaller ranges.  How well the Essex French Infantry Advancing figures stack up to other companies’ offerings is the...

Quick Reaction Force British Rifles Pack (BI01)

Quick Reaction Force British Rifles Pack (BI01)

Apr 12, 2014

Quick Reaction Force is a UK manufacturer that produces a wide range of 15 mm wargaming figures.  They have one of the broadest lines in terms of nationalities, covering even smaller players such as the Belgians, Bulgarians, Dutch, etc.  They have not neglected the major players however, and may be worth considering if you need something particular. The Quick...