Buck's Blog

The Stream-of-Consciousness Journal of a Wargamer

Someone to Fight the Vikings

| July 31, 2020

I have been in airports the last two weekends on travel for work, so I didn’t get as much done hobby-wise as I would have liked. Still, I managed to get a few things done. Recall that Greg and I purchased large 60-figure bags of Vikings and Anglo-Somethings (Danes? Saxons? Hottentots?) at Cold Wars in […]

More Albedo Armor (or Armour if you prefer)

| July 19, 2020

My kids got me some Albedo Combat Patrol vehicles for my birthday, and I finished painting them up. I decided to paint them in urban ops gray instead of green or brown like the bulk of my ACP 164 equipment. I spray primed with Tamiya gray primer (absolutely the best primer on the planet for […]

A Few More Victrix Vikings Join the Morning Raid

| July 12, 2020

Now, I will start on the Anglo Danes…

Victorix Vikings

| July 12, 2020

We played a long Wars of Ozz game via Zoom yesterday, but I still managed to complete some Viking figures. Greg and I bought a bag of 60 Anglo-Danes and 60 Vikings at Cold Wars 2019 and split the bags. I have completed about half of my Vikings and hope to complete the rest this […]

I Didn’t Accomplish Much Hobby Related this Week

| July 3, 2020

Here are pictures of the few figures I managed to get painted. Much of the week was spent assembling, priming, and basing some Victrix Vikings. Most of the beaches are open in Florida except for particularly hard-hit counties. Tom is allowed to travel up to 100 miles from Ft. Rucker, so we are going to […]