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Flames of War and 15 mm WWII Wargaming

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It is Monster Tank Month at Spotting Round

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014

Spotting Round is back from summer break!  Now that the temperature in my studio (which SWMBO unflatteringly refers to as the garage) has fallen below that of the interior of a...

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Review

Zvezda T-35 Review (6203)

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014

Zvezda is a great source of inexpensive, simple to assemble, 1:100 scale early WWII vehicles.  Spotting Round has reviewed a number of Zvezda models previously and was excited when...

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How To

Magnetizing the Cannons of the Battlefront StuG IIIG

Posted by on Jan 7, 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

Spring 2014 Texas Toy Soldier League Update

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014

The Spring 2014 Texas Toy Soldier Flames of War League Homepage is located here. Below you will find the current league standings. THE LAST DAY FOR LEAGUE PLAY WILL BE SUNDAY...

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Recent Posts

Zvezda T-35 Review (6203)

Zvezda T-35 Review (6203)

Oct 21, 2014

Zvezda is a great source of inexpensive, simple to assemble, 1:100 scale early WWII vehicles.  Spotting Round has reviewed a number of Zvezda models previously and was excited when it came time to take a look at this behemoth.  After all, the Russians should know how to make a Russian tank look good. The Zvezda T-35 Spotting Round is always searching for less...

Gaming Models T-35 Review

Gaming Models T-35 Review

Oct 18, 2014

Monster Tank Month continues here at Spotting Round with another T-35 review.  This time it is from Gaming Models, which has not been reviewed here before.  Gaming Models sells inexpensive models.  Just how good are these models? Actually, not too bad. Gaming Models T-35 Review Gaming models sells fully assembled, all-resin models billed as 15 mm or 1:108.  The...

It is Monster Tank Month at Spotting Round

It is Monster Tank Month at Spotting Round

Oct 17, 2014

Spotting Round is back from summer break!  Now that the temperature in my studio (which SWMBO unflatteringly refers to as the garage) has fallen below that of the interior of a Panzer IV in Tunisia, it’s back to work for me! October is Monster Tank Month at Spotting Round What better models to review in the Halloween season than the mutants of the...

Quick Reaction Force T-35 Review (SFV 18)

Quick Reaction Force T-35 Review (SFV 18)

Oct 15, 2014

There is no denying that the concept of a land battleship is interesting in wargaming.  The Soviet T-35 tank was conceived along that thought-line and actually made it to the battlefield in numbers.  Though the concept  certainly didn’t survive long, having a tank that has five turrets to swivel about is kind of sexy in wargaming terms.  Quick Reaction...