Skirmish rules

25 Feb 2017
Nino /
Back in 2006, I started entertaining the idea of playing skirmish war games with my twin sons, then 7 years old. Since I had never played a war game before and knew nobody that could initiate me to the hobby, I bought a few books on the subject and started to search the Internet. Although [...]
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A stockade fort in the wilderness

10 Feb 2017
Nino /
Some times back my teenage twin Sons and I built the model of a small stockade fort, or rather a fortified fur-trade post somewhere deep in Indian territory… The base is a rectangular piece of 3-mm thick cardboard, approximately 25 x 35 cm wide. The posts are cut from pieces of the roots of  some (unidentified) shrubs [...]
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Horses!

06 Feb 2017
Nino /
I am going to add some mounted figures to my range. To start with, I will make Hungarian and French hussars of the War of the Austrian Succession, and for that I need... horses. At that time, hussars were employed exclusively as light cavalry skirmishers. Their mounts were small, rugged Eastern European horses, about 1.40 [...]
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