Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
I just wanted to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year when it comes. Hopefully, you will all have a wee dram on Hogmanay... Read more
That’s a wrap!!!
Well I’m pleased to say that every Kickstarter and Pre Order has now been sent. It was a hard slog getting them all done and it given me... Read more
Final Pledges being sent
Just a quick update on the status of the orders. I’m into the last batch of orders to be sent, with the majority being sent already and... Read more
On their way!!!
Orders have started shipping and some already have them. I'm working my way through them as quick as possible and hopefully it shouldn't be too long before you... Read more
Hi ho hi ho
Last night today has been spent packing the figures. A batch of the figures will be sent in the post today.
This is only a couple of the large bags... Read more
The casts are on their way!!!
Update: just received some great news from Griffin that my Jacobite order is on it’s way. I have arranged a few days off work so I can start shipping all... Read more
Just a quick update to say that i have spoken with Griffin today and they have confirmed that my order is being worked on right now. It is... Read more
Just a small update to know that we are top of everything. Griffin has everything they need and they are hopeful that they will have a quick turn around.
I'm... Read more
Update on Progress and new Government Troops
Just an update to let everyone know where we are with the range. I have received the last set of master casts from Griffin and have approved... Read more
Kickstarter update: Lowlanders and sculpts complete
Kickstarter update: Today the sculptor has sent us some nice pictures. We have here the completed packs for the Lowlanders. I'm sure you will agree the standard is amazing and... Read more
Pledge Manager Update: Now closed!!!
The pledge manager is now closed and any outstanding pledges will be handled by contacting www.flagsofwar.com.
Update: Royal Ecossais
Well, today I had one of the moments when you squeal like a little girl in excitement. I was speaking to the sculptor and asked if he had any updates... Read more
1745 Rebellion Range Update: Some pictures of the master casts that have been sent back to us :)
Painted awesomness from a Master
Quick update: The casters have sent back the masters for the Highlanders and work continues on the Royal Ecossais and Lowlanders. I'll get some pics up of the masters tonight.... Read more
Thank you Sascha Herm
Well, it is fair to say that my day has been made. One of my favourite painters in the hobby has painted one of our Highlanders.
Thank you so much... Read more
Pledge Manager Update: Artwork and heads
We have updated the pledge manager with the artwork we promised as an add-on during the Kickstarter. You have the option to have printouts of the artwork we had... Read more
Jacobite Kickstarter Update: Pledge Manager
Just a quick update to let everyone know that the pledge manager is open until 31st July 2018. We have the majority of the pledges in but there... Read more
New sculpts: Jacobite characters
Well it’s fair to say that I will need to invest in some incontinent pants if my master of the greens sends me more figures like this.
Nick has sent... Read more
Jacobite Kickstarter Update: Pledge Manager
Just to let everyone know that they should be receiving an email with their pledge manager details today. I have sent half of them so far and will have the... Read more
Pledge Manager on the way and new flags
Just a quick update to let you know that the pledge manager is complete and should be with you by next week. I'm just having some testing done... Read more
More tiny green Hielan men
Madainn mhath everyone
I'm not sure about you guys but I can't explain the excitement when I get updates on the figures. Nick has sent me pictures of the more... Read more
Free Black Powder Rules
I'm sure some of you have seen this but if you haven't check out the Warlord Games site. They are doing a number of their rule books for... Read more
Just a little reminder that if you haven't filled in the survey can you please do so? This will allow me to collect all the addresses for the pledges.... Read more
What happens next?
Ijust thought I would give you guys an update on what happens next. I know some of you have never backed a Kickstarter before and this will hopefully fill... Read more
Thank You from Flags of War!!!!
Well, what an end to the Kickstarter and one that I did not foresee. I just want to give a huge thanks to everyone who has supported us and gave... Read more
£9k Stetch Goal unlocked
I’m just getting home from work and we have smashed the £9k Stretch goal for the MacDonnell of Keppoch figure. Everyone at the Clifton Moor pledge level will receive this... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked: Royal Ecossais Regiment
Royal Ecossais Regiment - £8000/£10000
Ok, guys, I have a confession. The Royal Ecossais is one of my favourite regiments purely for the really cool Uniforms. It is very doubtful... Read more
20 Hours to go!!!
We only have 20 hours to go on the campaign and it’s looking really good. It would be great if everyone was able to get the Free Keppoch figure.
I... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked: Royal Ecossais Command
We have reached the £8000 mark in the campaign and this has unlocked the add-on for the Royal Ecossais Command pack.
The pack will include 4 figures Officer, Sergeant and... Read more
You will see we are offering a pledge were you can have a Regiment painted by myself to a good wargaming standard. For £200 you can have 1 x 20... Read more
Sretch Goal Unlocked: £7k Free John Roy Stuart
We have the unlocked the £7000 stretch goal. Each backer at the Clifton Moor level or more will each receive a free version of John Roy Stuart.
Born near Aviemore,... Read more
Rejoice Rejoice the Clans are Rising!!
Well the Clans have heard your call and they have raised their banners and sounded the Pipes. We have reached our target and we are on our way to unlocking... Read more
Guide to Painting Tartan
We are so close to getting over the line with 9 days to go. I have put togther a short guide for painting tartan along with some examples of it... Read more
Wargaming the Jacobite Rebellion
When we think Jacobite Rebellion we think mass ranks of Jacobite’s charging into the Government Line troops. Personally, I play games in various sizes from the very small with 5-10... Read more
The Red Fox Unlocked
We have unlocked the first stretch goal of the campaign. Everyone who has pledged £30 or more towards our Kickstarter will receive this miniature for free. As we have seen... Read more
Who was the Bonnie Prince?
We are over 75% of the way to completeing the funding target and a handful of backer away from unlocking our our first free stretch goal of the Red Fox. ... Read more
One of our Highlanders with Broadsword spinning around making us dizzy. The figure was painted by the talented David Imrie.
New Stretch goal - The Red Fox
I have added a new stretch goal to the campaign. Once we reach 85 backers we will have The Red Fox miniature sculpted. All pledge levels of £30.00 or more... Read more
The Red Fox
What do we think of this guy being a miniature? Think I’ll call him the Red Fox 🦊🏴
I need to work out the best way to include him as... Read more
Falkirk Muir Memorial
I stopped at Falkirk Muir memorial today. It commemorates the 1746 battle were The Jacobites defeated the Government forces on the day but failed to take the required advantage and... Read more
Discounted Flags from flagsofwar.com
The Highland Army
The Highland Army
The Highlanders of Prince Charlie’s army is the one that broaches most debates regard the 1745 Rebellion. For years there has been much romanticism regarding them and... Read more
I just wanted to say thank you for the great start to the campaign. We are just shy of the 30% mark on day one.
I’ll keep spreading... Read more