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Combat Patrol(TM) Games at Historicon 2019

| May 21, 2019

I just went through the PEL and identified the various games that will be using Combat Patrol(TM) and Feudal Patrol(TM) at Historicon in July.  Don’t miss your chance to play in one of these exciting and fun games.

Last Two HeroForge Figures

| May 21, 2019

I “designed” and purchased a few HeroForge figures a couple of months ago, just to see how it worked.  In previous posts, I have provided pictures of the others.  On Sunday I finished the last two.  I had originally envisioned them to work with my Border Rievers project, but I think the skirt on the […]

More Retreat From Moscow Figures Completed

| May 19, 2019

Despite a lot of business travel and a lot of activity at work, I managed to complete a few more figures for my Retreat from Moscow game at Historicon.  The game will use the free Napoleonic supplement to Combat Patrol(TM). I have had the retreating Frenchmen completed for quite some time.  Lately I’ve been working […]

Completed Some HeroForge Figures

| May 10, 2019

A couple of weeks ago I posted a picture of a figure I “built on HeroForge.”  I made a couple of figures just to try out the site and see the quality of the 3D printing.  I was quite impressed. I made a matching mounted and dismounted cowgirl and painted them in the same color […]

The Cossacks Are Coming

| May 5, 2019

Both of you who read this blog will know that I am working on a scenario for Historicon 19 using Combat Patrol, called Retreat from Moscow.  In a previous post, I showed pictures of my retreating French, but I have been in need of pursuing Cossacks and other troops.  I traded with Greg a large […]