Sunday, 25 March 2018

Phalanx

... nearly finished my 1st Greek hoplite phalanx ... plastic minis predominantly Victrix (that suffer from bigger heads and less helm crests) and Warlords (who suffer from too small heads and too big shields, but the helmets are spot on and provide larger variety). Transfers are from LBM studios and are very easy to handle. ... just need to coat the sand ... and then 3 4x4s and on to the next unit ...










Friday, 9 March 2018

Interlude

While there was a snow storm and some inertia that prevented some other interesting games in the club, something knocked at my door in late night and when I opened it, just to find a little box filled with beauty beyond the imaginative ...

Who needs Brasidias, when you might to get to spoil King Agis victory? Don't buy it –  Argos it! One  doesn't have to be a helot to really hate the Spartans – not only in a Corinthian comedian caricature. Hail Olpae. Vae Delium and curse Pagondas! ... Ach, you get the picture ...
Isn't it ironic that the ger or the doru gave so many folks a name ...