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- 1/72 Miniatures – Plastic Soldiers & Diecast
Scale models, miniatures, plastic soldiers, wargaming, scale 1/72.
- 1/72 Multiverse
My scale of choice is 1/72, and the projects I paint, build, and collect cover a multitude of subjects from historical to fantasy and science fiction.
- 15mm Paint Shack (which has 28mm too!)
Galpy in Timaru’s update photos and articles on how to paint 15mm & 28mm figures as well as wargames pics from the local club.
- 1866 And All That
Mark Strachan’s occasional ramblings of a historical wargamer.
- 19th Century Sudan
Great Blog on building Sudanese Campaign armies with Perry Miniatures.
- 20mm Gamer
Nick Grant’s “De Ludis Bellorum Statunculis Plasticis Gestorum” (Concerning Games of War waged with Plastic Figurines): 20mm plastic figure gaming in Christchurch, NZ.
- 20th Century Wargames
Al on the West Coast’s wargaming with mostly 1/72 scale plastic miniatures.
- 28mm Victorian Warfare
“A man can never have too much red wine, too many books, or too much ammunition” – Rudyard Kipling
- Across the Table
Historical Miniature Wargaming news from Keith McNelly’s “The Wargames Room”.
- Adventures In Lead
A blog dedicated to the hobby of miniature wargaming set in exotic “Indostan”, a distant land bearing remarkable similarities to 18th Century India during the Seven Years War…
- AJ's Wargaming Endeavours
Allan (AJ) Wright’s wargaming endeavours and occasional contributor to the Classic Wargaming Journal.
- Anderson Collection, The
Willie Anderson’s great blog with lots of pics on 28mm Gaming of the Punic Wars, Medieval, American Revolution, Crimean War, ACW, and Colonial periods.
- Archduke Piccolo
Ion Dowman’s very personal, and eclectic, collection of wargaming plots and projects; battles and campaigns… with pictures; lotsa pictures….
- Association Les Riflemen
Bourg en Bresse gaming club in France.
- Battlegames Blog, The (by Henry Hyde)
The ongoing thoughts and ramblings of Battlegames Magazine’s Editor and founder!
- Beaver Examiner, The
Beaverlick, Wyoming Territory The sweetest little town that never existed. Pull up a chair, deal yourself in, pick up a copy of the Beaver Examiner and rest your saddle sores. You’ll be glad you came.
- Befreiungskriege 1813-14
Painting and modelling 28mm Napoleonic wargaming miniatures.
Steve Blease of Wessex Games & the SFSFW (and Blogs of War).
- Blogs of War
Blog of War – Index & RSS Feed of over 1157 wargames blogs (as at August 2011) – covering any period, any scale, any aspect of Wargaming.
- Bringing Up the Rear
Greg Novak’s Odds and Sodds on this and That!
- By Orders Of The Great White Queen
A Colonial & Darkest Africa Wargames Blog featuring TSATF and a nice tutorial on making quick and easy Jungle Terrain…
- Campaigns in Germania
18th Century diplomacy, campaigns, battles, intrigues, story-telling and more set in Europe and Colonial Territories using historical military miniatures, model terrain and the imagination.
- Castles of Tin
Blog with various subects including some interesting WSS posts on the WF Plastic figures among other things…
- Charge! Johnny Reb Civil War Wargaming
ACW & Johnny Reb blog by Scott Mingus.
- Christchurch RSA Wargamers (Website, Blog & Forum)
Wargaming at the central Christchurch (New Zealand) RSA (Returned Servicemen’s Association) club.
- Classic War-Gaming (Phil Olley) & Classic Wargamer's Journal
Phil Olley’s Blog – covering wargaming in the classic 1950s-1970s way of Charles Grant, Don Featherstone, Brig. Peter Young, etc. Phil is also the of Classic Wargaming Journal, Volume I being published in 2010-2011.
- Colonel Hud's Colonial Blog
The very occasional scribblings of a table top gamer . . . that is to say someone who plays with little toy soldiers. The focus on this blog is the mid 19th to very early 20th century conflicts primarily between European and Native forces in various Colon
- Craig's Wargaming Blog
Craig Curtis’s Wargaming Blog. Reports of games played as well as news about his current modelling and painting projects.
- Crisis In Alcovia
Modern wargaming in an imaginary nation.
- DBA Gamer, The
A De Bellis Antiquitatis Weblog.
- Defence of Melbourne
Defence of Melbourne
- Deviant Designs Deeds
Lots of photos of great Fantasy Figures and stuff (for RPGs & Wargaming) as well as conventinal Wargaming articles and activities…
- Din of Battle – A Piquet Blog
Eric Burgess blogging about wargaming, while solving the world’s problems over fine English ale! Semper Invictus!!! Includes Russo-Turkish & Maximilian Wars gamed using Piquet.
- Dispatches From The Mess
Gaming blog of Wayne Stack (Stacky).
- Don't Throw Bloody Spears At Me!
An irregularly updated blog whose purpose is to chronicle various wargaming projects, but primarily forays into the joys of colonial wargaming set in the Sudan.
- Dressing The Lines
Roly is a member of the Kapiti Fusiliers, a New Zealand Wargaming Club, and prolific Horse & Musket era figure painter!
- Drums & Shakos
Sergio’s blog: hints, ideas, pictures and news about SDS (and more) from the author. Official Blog for the hugely successful Song of Drums & Shakos (Napoleonic version of Song of Blades & Heroes)…
- Duncan´s 20mm Colonial Modelling
Painting, reanimating, and customising 1/72 plastic & metal colonial and late 19th Century figures.
- Dux Homunculorum
DBA Ancients & Renaissance, and some lovely (Langton) Napoleonic Naval stuff!
- Emperor vs Elector
Being in the nature of a genial location for imaginary nations of the Eighteenth Century to carry out diplomatic affairs . . .
- Fields of Blood
Pete & Jack Dunn and Charlie St Clair’s Warhammer blog.
- Fist Full of Seamen
Yo-ho… Blow the man down. Fist Full of Seamen is a blog documenting the creation and test play of a multiplayer, miniatures, rules system and campaign setting.
- Free Wargames Rules Blog
Pete Jones (of Free Wargames Rules) wargaming ramblings…
- Fuentes de Oñoro
John de Terre Neuve, wargaming in 28 mm and sometimes smaller…
- General Pettygree
General Pettygree’s adventures on the North West Frontier
- Glory Eagles de l'Empereur!
A Napoleonic wargaming blog that includes gaming with Lasalle.
- Glory Eagles de l'Empereur!
Canadian Wargaming Blog covering lots of horse & musket era periods… and more!
- Green Stuff and Brass with Some Guts Behind It!
Green Stuff and Brass with Some Guts Behind It is the blog of the Architects of War terrain company.
- Greyhawk Grognard
- Gunfreak's Apartment of War
Norwegian Wargamer who’s only been wargaming for a few years but has painted a fair mass of figures…
Mark Davies blog on Wargaming with HOTT and DBA (and Crossfire).
- Jacksarge's Wargames Ramblings
Ramblings on wargaming.
- Joy and Forgetfulness
Blog of Conrad Kinch, wargamer and contributor to the CLassic Wargamign Journal.
- Kampfgruppe Normandy
Being the occasional postings of 20mm WW2 gamer John McLennan.
- Kelroy Was Here
Kelroy’s Colonial Wargaming Blog
- Kieran's 6mm Wargaming
My gaming buddy Kieran Mahony’s site dedicated to land, sea, air, historical, fantasy, & sci-fi wargaming with micro-models!
- Krugers Kreations
Blog about Wargaming Armies, Games and other Hobby stuff…
- Lace Wars
Lace Wars wargaming rules.
- Land of Counterpane, The
Eclectic mix of Fantasy Skirmish (SBH), Medieval (Impetvs), Modern, and more…
- Land War in Asia
Wargaming in Vietnam and Indo-China…
- Last Hussar’s Barracks
Mostly WSS and an eclectic mix of other sujects…
- Lead Odyssey, A
A Lead Odyssey is about Doug Melville’s hobby of collecting, painting and playing with toy soldiers. Including Napoleonic & Pre-Dreadnought Naval, plus Ancients, ECW & WSS, Napoleonics, WW1, WW2, Moderns, and Sci-Fi.
- LintMan's Wargaming Blog
- Long Lead Line
Larry’s adventures in re-creating history in the world of Miniature Wargaming.
- Mac's Little Friends
Mac’s Little Friends
- MacPhee's Miniature Men Blog
Commission Painter with a lot of ACW content, blog “includes miniature reviews, painting tips, photos of works in progress, photos of finished units, and pictures of games…”
- Maiwand Day
Being a mostly visual diary of the creation of high quality, historically accurate 25mm/28mm scale terrain for a refight of the battle waged by the British and Afghans on July 27th, 1880, in time for its recent 130th anniversary.
DBA Gaming in the Land of Middle Earth as reported by John McLennan.
- Michael’s Cabinet
Website chock fill of great 28mm armies covering the Seven Years War, Napoleonics, and more… Also some great pictures of the Siborne “Small Model” of Waterloo.
- Miniature Addiction!
Roundie, from the Auckland Wargaming Club, has his own website & blog of his prolific modelling & painting, terrain boards, SDS campaign, and more.
- Miniature Wargaming Geek
Topics include battle reports from completed games, coverage of gaming conventions, techniques for painting figures and tutorials for constructing terrain to be used in games.
- MiniatureZone UK
Photos, general ramblings and comments on small scale (1/72, 1/76 or 20mm scale) historical miniature wargaming and modelling.
- Monkey that Walks, The
Wargaming Blog that includes some very nice 1:72nd scale plastic Napoleonic troops for Lasalle.
- MurdocK's MarauderS
An exposition of the Hobby of TableTop gaming. With commentary, notes and other items connected to this hobby.
- My Seven Year's War
Excellent Seven Years War site (with armies of German ‘flats’) and great historical information on mid-18th Century Artillery.
- Napoleonic Wargamer, The
The Napoleonic Wargamer
- Napoleonic Wargaming Blog
- Napoleonic Wargaming Waterloo 1815
Napoleonic Skirmish Wargamer – Models units at 1:20 scale and uses rules like Song of Drums & Shako…
Peninsular War Napoleonic Wargaming in 28mm with a focus on Lasalle.
- Odds and Ends Mini's
The Blog of Ashok Banerjee and Indus Miniatures!
- Ogilvie VC
Fetch that single malt from the liquor cabinet, pour yourself a chota peg, put taper to your havannah and sit back in your favourite armchair and return to a time when the Atlas was swathed in the red of the British Empire.
- On The Road To Mont-Saint-Jean
On The Road To Mont-Saint-Jean.
- Orders Of The Day
Peter Haldezos – von Peter himself – provides insights into his gaming life and maybe the occasional snippet of news.
- Painting Little Soldiers
Paul (Jacko) Jackson’s One man crusade to paint as much lead as possible!
- Painting-Studio 72
Blog of a German figure painter who focuses mainly on 1/72 & 20mm Figures and also occasionally trades in plastic figures & kit sets.
- Paul Foster's Plastic Warriors on Google+
1/76th & 1/72nd Plastic Soldiers, Armour, Aircraft, & Ships.
- Plastic Pelisse, The
Resources for wargaming in 1/72 (20mm-25mm) scale. Accumulating at a glacial pace.
- Project Black Powder
Lee Heath’s Black Powder ACW Blog.
- Rabbits in my Basement
Blog with a reasonable amount of Colonial Wargaming content.
- Rebel Barracks
Rodger Wood’s blog, in Christchurch New Zealand, one of the Southern Strategists (see seperate link for the latter group’s blog).
- Return to Darkest Africa
Blog on Wargaming the Exploration and Colonisation of Tropical Africa by European powers from 1850 until 1918.
- Revenge of Carlos Plynkes
Revenge of Carlos Plynkes
- Scott Pasha
- Scott's Wargaming
Scott Bowman’s place to write about and display pictures of war-games miniatures & enthuse about the fine hobby of war-gaming, and hopefully help or inspire others to do likewise.
- Service Ration Distribution
Blog of a Scottish Grandfather & Wargamer.
- Small Sagas
Stephen Cumming, an ex-pat Kiwi in Australia,
- Soapy's Workshop
Soapy is the sculpture designing the wonderful WW1 Woodbine range available through Gripping Beast & Brigade Games.
- Society of Fantasy and Science Fiction Wargamers Blog
Blog of the SFSFW.
- SOTCW Events Blog
The Society of Twentieth Century Wargamers is keen to get members meeting up for games and gatherings throughout the world and the Events Blog is to help organise such events…
- Southern Strategists
The Southern Strategist Wargaming Group is based in my old home town of Christchurch, New Zealand, and includes a couple of my old gaming buddies from that time…
- Squad Painter
Fantastic site by Jeff Lower in California, a high quality figure painter who does lots of wonderful 28mm stuff… (and a little 6mm & 15mm).
- Steve the Wargamer
Steve the Wargamer
- Steven's Balagan
Steven Thomas’s Wargaming & Military History site wilth lots of Spanish & Portuguese Wars history and a huge amount of Crossfire wargaming material (including using it for periods other than 1930-1950)!
- Sudan Project
Researching the campaigns/tactics/battles from the later Sudanese campaigns leading up to Omdurman…
- Tabletop Gaming News
Tabletop Gaming News provides regular gaming community & industry announcements – Wargaming.info is a member of it’s Blog Network providing news from the hobby’s coal face.
- Tabletop Gaming News (TGN) Blog Network
Table Top Gaming News Wargaming Blog Network – RSS feeds from over 190 Wargaming Blogs (as of August 2011).
- Tabletop Terrain
Modelling for Mordheim, Warhammer Fantasy & 50K, and Flames Of War by Stu in Auckland, NZ.
- Tales From GHQ
David Bickley’s blog includes Sudan Wargaming with lots of photos…
- Tarleton's Quarter
Giles Allison’s site dedicated to wargaming in 28mm the American Revolution (AWI), Napoleonic Era, and New Zealand (Maori) Wars.
- Tim's Miniature Wargaming Blog
Wargamer’s Blog with a bit of Colonial, Darkest Africa, Wild West, and other non-mainstream periods…
- TOCWOC – A Civil War Blog
Nominated for “Best History or Historical Blog” at BBAW (Book Blogger Appreciation Week) 2009 TOCWOC (The Order of Civil War Obsessively Compulsed) is a group Civil War blog on every aspect of the Civil War, whether it be Social, Political, Military, or o
- Trailape's Wargame
An Australian Wargamer’s Blog dedicated to all things “Wargaming”!
- Under The Mountain
A bit of everything – but with an emphasis on Fantasy & Sci-Fi (and related Ancient & Medieval) as well as Modelling, Portal Magazine, 1/72nd WW2, and more… Great links to tips on photographing miniatures too.
- Universal General, The
Rudi Geudens’ site featuring colonial figures, an mythical Afriborea campaign, and nostalgic memorabilia from the Featherstone/Grant/Bath wargaming era.
- Victorian Sci-Fi 15mm Wargaming
Alternate Victorian Science Fiction world(s) and campaign from (1888 to 1920), and lots more Victorian Sci-Fi material.
- Vintage Wargaming
Old figures, old rules, old scenery, old articles, old reviews, and old wargamers. Not old school. Just old.
- von Peter's Wargaming Madness
Peter Haldezos’s great wargaming blog – mostly focussed on Horse & Musket era Wargaming.
- Wargames Table, The
Wargaming Ancients, Napoleonics, The Great War, Age of Arthur & Medieval…
- Wargaming the Great Northern War
Site devoted to building wargame units and other interesting links and information on the GNW.
Robin Sutton’s inane ramblings on war gaming and other hobby stuff!!!
- Wars of Pooch, The
Wargamer based in QuakeChurch (that’s Earthquake hit Christchurch), New Zealand.
- Wars of Wine & Cheese, The
Blog of Prince Lupus touching on several periods including Imagi-Nation gaming…
- Waving Flag, The
A blog by Vexilia on DBMM and being Befuddled! And a little on DBR and other things…
The Strange Miniatures – lots of great Pulp, Colonial, Alternative, and other Miniatures – also the man behind Lead Adventure Miniatures Company!
- Witchtown Tales
An old west miniatures project.
- WW2 Wargaming (UK)
Started life as a WW2 Wargaming Blog, but has been expanded to cover various historical games and Battle Reports from wargaming club in Chorley, Lancashire.