The Dutch have arrived
"Since the start of this Kickoff campaign I’ve been wondering who else used the SLR rifle and M1 helmet and to be fair its rather a lot. If you continue... Read more
The end .....
The end!.... Well not the end thanks to you all ! All items have now been sent , with the odd missing part , odd replacement and the odd missing... Read more
Spetnaz figure.....Call to arms
someone sent me a message some time ago about a missing variety of figure in a spetnaz pack. Can you get in touch if its you please and Ill... Read more
Hi assembly guide for the ZSU. A few have asked:)
The optics need to be glued in the position / height you want. The wheels If required are best simply... Read more
Final orders are leaving!
95% of all orders have now been shipped and I hope the final ones will be out at the end of the week! Given my luck I'll not promise that...however... Read more
Back from Holidays
Despite the Hurricane I am back and will get back to shipping stuff out this week!
Ill update you as and when the final items leave!
Once all items are... Read more
the vast majority of orders are now on the way, however unfortunately I have ran out of time before my holidays. I have worked all weekend in the... Read more
Update number 4796......
Give or take a few!
Right casting continues and if I have s good following wind all items will be posted by Tuesday! Monday is a bank holiday so that's... Read more
If you want a job done right ...do it yourself The labour of love! The moulds arrived from my so called bulk caster and I am casting away to get... Read more
More stuff out this week! The majority of Orders in fact will be sent Friday! Let down by bulk caster again( missing some fb432 and challys) as apparently his main... Read more
Kickstarter Shop Update
as I am now posting items I have closed the kickstarter shop. The intention was for the shop kickstarter to simply extend your options into supporting it and... Read more
Update time good news!
Just had word from my caster, 6 more days and all will have been delivered!!!
So that means that I can get my final pledges out in around 10-12 days!... Read more
Update - Crews
It seems the team at ArmiesArmy HQ ( the wife) has not always sent out crew for the vehicles. If you find you do not have any. Let... Read more
Hopefully I'm not over doing the updates, however I am almost 50% through my orders! The bulk is coming in, however I'm still short on British Infantry , crew and... Read more
Update Time - Good news
Brexit will not effect your order :)
Actually I'm packing lots of orders this weekend to go out! Cheiftains, challys and almost everything else is now streaming in and leaving... Read more
Bulk metal arrives tomorrow! I'm hoping this covers all that I asked for! I'm also picking up the final resin castings this afternoon
More news as I check out the... Read more
Again apologies Items are slowly coming in and as soon as I get them they are going out. I am expecting a large bulk order next week and a mass... Read more
More orders out the door!
another 15 left today. Another 30 tomorrow, I'f I can make it to the post office. Slowly sending stuff out soon as my castings arrive!
The good news...more stuff is shipping out the next few days and my resin is here tomorrow. So I’ll be shipping out even more Friday! I've also got... Read more
BTR -D SPAAG
The BTR-D SPAAG
The crew needs some drilling to fit to the base. This allows you to choose your location and gun position
Update on shipping
As per my last update in still awaiting he bulk of my stuff, however I am now packing and shipping the items that I can . Infantry only pledges at... Read more
Update time - Two Issues
Sorry everyone couple of issues have arisen.
First one is my bulk delivery was only a partial amount of what I required. A considerable lack of infantry have been sent... Read more
Taking a short break...however
My bulk metal has arrived and resin casting is almost completed. Enough to for me to Sort and and start shipping This week! I'm back tomorrow :)
Awaiting my bulk casting and busy casting up production orders
Here are the Uaz, landrover and ferret vehicles on the production line!
Hope to have it any day now and... Read more
I'm getting very close to beginning to ship, however just got to wait on my final bulk casting. I should have it in around 5 days and then... Read more
After some dramas.....
I present the challenger MBT!
And the Ferret ohh and the zsu-23-2!
All now in production !
Update on the Challenger and Abbot
I have my first bit of 'negative' news. That is the printer service I use has been 'closed'' and second service I use for backups (PD models) has a... Read more
For a good 3d view
All go on the production line!!! As nice as the Chieftain is..this I think had a better chance to survive!!!!
Fv433 Abbot SPG ready
finishing the Chally1 and then its full production and out next month! Hope to get some backers out this month (soon as Ive VDV HQ in numbers)
The 3d... Read more
UAZ 469 update
The UAZ will be printed in the next day and then off to production!
Here is the 3d model for it
The SPAAG BTR -D
BTR-D is in production
the Zsu 23-2 is being printed. Its multi part as its the only way I can cast and get the detail needed to look the part... Read more
Tracks mastered and production ready!
Into the production line
Metal parts for chieftain , Btr. Spartan,Scimitar, scorpion, fv432 parts all started
Like buses....another update picture!
Here we have the two final HQ figures for the VDV - a radioman and medic.
The other character shown is the British sniper spotter
All quiet on the western front....
Sorry about that...however I have been very very busy on productions! which is good:)
The British infantry production figures are under way (sniper spotter pending), the VDV first run has... Read more
The armour arrives!
All together Rule Britannia............
Rather a lot to be getting on with!
The fv432 also has smoke discharges to add and I've the Spartan to yet show off!
Hopefully you'll... Read more
Uaz 469 update
Wip from my master sculptor sirfjodin (aka nick)
Open and soft tops will be readied to!
20mm figure, peter pig, forged in battle, armiesarmy, forged in battle , battlefront
I think ...
First master infantry cast!
And a quick paint job! Must do better! I used to be ok as a painter sigh ....
Ive also a picture of a VDV for comparison
I am very... Read more
British Landrover arrives !
Next to some infantry This part will be all metal. The size is just to small for my resin Off to the mould Maker tomorrow:) The ferret needs some work... Read more
British Infantry Arrives!
Here are the awesome sculpts from Martin Baker finally on my worktable!
Ill be dropping them off at my master caster this weekend, if I can stop drooling over them!... Read more
Catch up time!
Well its right on track everyone and in the next few days, Ill be sending out vouchers to those that took that option for the shop. I've also finished work... Read more
I present......the British Infantry
Here is a quick greens update. After some feedback Ive had the webbing detailed with the NBC puch for the respirator
I have to say Im very pleased with the... Read more
Ill be shortly sending out the vouchers for my shop for those whom have asked for one. I was hoping to get them out today, however I only... Read more
Thanks to everyone whom has sent in their surveys! Im starting to go through them and Ill shortly be in touch with those people that have options :)
Thanks again!... Read more
THIS IS SPARTAAAAA.....well spartan!
WIP for the Spartan apc
Needs detail and grills, however 90% complete
or on sketchfab 3d
MCT turret will follow
possibly..more........If I have time that is
Zsu 23 -2 AAA mode - WIP
3d model of the Zsu 23 -2 (WIP)
Working on the carriage next and the BTR-D fitting
As we reached the Spartan we couldn't really do without the Spartan MCT, so I've added it to the addons. As this campaign has ended you can look at the... Read more
Todays update - Ferret Car
Currently working on this. 90% completed. Hatches to go, wheel arches and HMG
Surveys and ks webpage/shop details next. The shop is up. If you'd like to add more... Read more
Ready and off for mass production! Working on lots of things,including the kickstarter website. Took the day off work:) The command squad is just awaiting new sculpt for radioman and... Read more
Its finished!!!!!!!! All goals reached!!!!
A huge , huge , huge thank you to everyone in helping me get this adventure of the ground! Its been a real pleasure!
The hard work begins...well it already... Read more
Spartan is........drum roll......reached!
Thanks! All of my goals have made it!
Spartans and Milan spartans are now addons!
(fear not you can add these later using one of the post options :)
I... Read more
final hour! We are £100 short of the British Spartan!
Brilliant support thank you!!!!
just £100 and 1 hour left to go to reach the Spartan
Get those final pledges awarded :)
Add on Options update .....
As my campaign is coming to a close many people have pledged for addons.
Once a kickstarter is finished you can make no changes. So In an attempt to help,... Read more
Final Hours :)
We are into the final 24 hours everyone and I've a few updates for today to explain a new system which will allow you to continue making changes after the... Read more
BTR-D and Nona reached!
The BTR-D and 2S9 Nona has been reached!!!
The 3d render can be viewed here in 3d!
The model needs some work on the hatches and then... Read more
Fv432 with peak turret option WIP
Peak turret will be an option for the British FV432 apc I'll add them up later today
And another one.....The BTR-D has been reached!!!
The BTR-D has been reached! Ill add new addons and rewards to match this evening!
Thick and Fast!....the British are coming!
Pleased to get my first pictures of the British infantry sculpts that are under way already!
I have to say I'm now REALLY excited about these !
Onto the CG's... Read more
New rewards and add ons added today
Added some new rewards and addons today included the Ferret Armoured Car, UAZ 469 jeep, UAZ 469 SPG 9 , Swingfires, stowage and the ZSU 23-2 s
Please let me... Read more
The Ferret has made it!!!!!
The British Ferret armored car has made it :)
A big jump until the next ones yet still 10 days to go!!!
Working on the style, thinking im happy with this Bandana , beret, covered hoods. Armed with ak's , one rpk and a druganov sniper. Will include UGL and rpg 18... Read more
Addons and Shipping
As promised I've been working on an approach to calculate the additional shipping for add ons. You may have noticed all add ons have a weight in grammes associated... Read more
Spetnaz and the SAS - Refernce material
Quick request for some help please!
Im looking for referernce material for both SAS and Spetnaz forces for the cold war period. ideally cold weather gear
Im not so... Read more
British Army LandRover Render
Here is the final render of the LandRover (Its off to printing)
Here is the full 3d model linkl
Additional StetchGoals !
Additional Stretchgoals !!!
Basically on reaching the Ferret Armoured Car stretch goals I will have met the limit of my capacity to create and design any further stretch goals... Read more
British infantry sculpting has begun!
The sculptor has started work as I't's safe to say I'll be ok in meeting my first goal :) Also I've began work on the land rover and Uaz and... Read more
Today's update -Successes and More Stretch goals??
These are already off to the printers! The chieftain has a little bit of turret work and and swingfire some metal work to be added to the turret, however Ill... Read more
FV432 Peak Turret Option
Another update :)
This time here is the render for the 'Peak' turret option for the FV432
Here is the 3d render from sketchfab
This will be... Read more
106th Guards Airborne Division...somewhere in Europe
Huge thankyou to all of my supporters. Much appreciated!
The Chally has been reach and on to the next ones :)
I've added some new rewards and addons given the... Read more
Render Showing time
Just testing this out
I'm using sketchfab to show off my new renders. I hope this link works!
More goals Reached!
so thank you everyone!
I'll update the stretch goals tomorrow and add some more rewards/addons. The addition of the infantry support weapons really now help with specifc Platoon set ups... Read more
A warm thank you to all whom have supported this campaign!
Now it is on to the stretch goals with the infantry support elements being completed between now and £3100!... Read more
update 3# New Addons (added)
I've added a bunch of the reward levels as addon's. This was a great request from a customer and it made sense. Really allows you to pick your own OOB... Read more
update 2# Stretchgoal - BlowPipe and SA-7
Ive had a question around stretch goals and options in regards to the SA-14 shoulder launched anti air missile. This will be available as a stretchgoal
This is my first update of my new campaign. I hope to update regularly with sculpting news, teasing renders and schedule updates. Ill also post updates on the... Read more