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Wargamer on Tour has Info on New Plastics

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014

One of my regular blog stops is the blog Wargamer on Tour, a New Zealand based wargaming blog that spends good time on FOW.  Ten days ago they had a post concerning new Battlefront...

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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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Wargamer on Tour has Info on New Plastics

Wargamer on Tour has Info on New Plastics

Oct 28, 2014

One of my regular blog stops is the blog Wargamer on Tour, a New Zealand based wargaming blog that spends good time on FOW.  Ten days ago they had a post concerning new Battlefront plastics that are coming out, along with some photos of the sprues (which I’ve included below). Here is a link to the original article.  There’s not a whole lot there,...

Spotting Round got Hacked

Spotting Round got Hacked

Oct 22, 2014

As we all know, sites get hacked all the time.  A site like Spotting Round has some security in place, but a dedicated hacker can get it and there is very little I can do about it.  Luckily there is no financial worth in doing so, so at least this is not a priority target. So What Did the Hacker Do? One of the ways in which websites get ranked on search engines...

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...