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New Army Lists Available at Forces of War

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015

Scanning the Flames of War website, I found an article concerning new army lists added to the Forces of War site. Flames of War: Forces of War Site For those who do not know, the...

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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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New Army Lists Available at Forces of War

New Army Lists Available at Forces of War

Feb 6, 2015

Scanning the Flames of War website, I found an article concerning new army lists added to the Forces of War site. Flames of War: Forces of War Site For those who do not know, the Flames of War Forces of War site is on online tool that enables you to build your army list without doing any math by yourself.  No need for those old technology staples of pencil and...

FoW Bringing Back the Desert Fort. Maybe.

FoW Bringing Back the Desert Fort.  Maybe.

Feb 2, 2015

Things around Spotting Round have been really quiet lately due to a lot of RL distractions, but here is something that just has to be shared given my (really, really long delayed) French Foreign Legion project. Battlefront is Considering a Production Run of the Desert Fort (BB123) Considering is the key word here.  What Battlefront has stated in this article is...

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...