Saturday, 24 September 2016

Skirmish Sept 16 - Swag


Just a quick post, showing off the Swag I picked up at Skirmish last Sunday. There wasn't much and I bought it all from Col Bill.



A bit blurry, but here we have Ainsty Castings Jetty Catwalk.......not quite sure why I
 bought these, but they should add a little splash to our games.


I bought these two Belt Fed figures, Moll Cutpurse and Elizabeth I
to paint up in the coming Painting Challenge, I hope I can squeeze them in in a bonus round or two??



The same goes for these two packs...


absolutely no use what so ever on the wargaming table, but still a total must!!


Lastly....once again from Col Bill, 6 packs of 15mm NYW figures
5 packs are from Donnington minis, which I'm gonna need a few command for, hopefully I'll pick them up at SELWG, if Donnington are going that is??
And 1 pack of Essex French Dragoons, not sure if I actually need them, but I just couldn't resist!!
I also picked up 4 25mm figures from their bits box. Two Reiver NYW pikeman and 2 Depot Battalion, 7YW seated casualties.


Last but certainly not least is this wonderful book, I've had a quick flick through
and its already given me a few ideas. Buccaneers of the Caribbean was actually a 
very fine gift from fellow blogger Dave Crook!!

Thank you Dave!!

27 comments:

  1. What a haul! The musicians might be no use on the table, though I'd be tempted to have them as part of a general's entourage, along with cooks, valets, and hairdressers...

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    1. Yep, I know what you mean, I do love all these kinda figures, especially for skirmishes, you can add the (human)touch.

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  2. Quite a good haul. Have fun painting the virgin queen.

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    1. Thanks Phil, now to get them painted?????

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  4. Ahhh the tale of Moll Cutpurs! I say no more. But I look forward to seeing how she gets painted.

    All others things look good as well and I will also enjoy seeing the musicians and dancers.

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  5. Cracking haul Ray, I must get me some of those bits from Col. Bills.

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  6. Looking forward to seeing some of these during the challenge.

    Ian

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  7. Nice bunch of figures and terrain to paint up. The inn folk will make a nice change from the normal soldiers etc we paint up. Book sounds interesting enjoy!

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    1. I do like all the civvy figures, no use at all but I still like them.

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  8. Some nice stuff there Ray, I am always at the end of the queue up here in the Norf when it comes to bits and pieces :)

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    1. I seem to be in the front of the queue???

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