Author Archives: JAird

SWA mention in new Miniature Wargames

By Jonathan Aird Nice to see that the Solo Wargamers Association got a mention in the latest issue of Miniature Wargames (bottom of page 8 of Issue 410, June 2017). With reference to an article in the previous issue which … Continue reading

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Osprey reviews

By Jonathan Aird Well, I think we’ve reached about 134 in the Osprey reviews section – it’s a lot, but there’s definitely a lot more to do! It’d be great to see a few more names helping with this self-imposed … Continue reading

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Possible useful site — Airfix Last Chance

Thought that this might be of interest to some people. On the Airfix web page there is a last chance to buy section with discontinued items. Most of these also have a good discount applied as well and it goes … Continue reading

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Chris Hahn article in Miniature Wargames 371

For those who may not yet have seen the new issue of MW with Battlegames — there’s a very good article by Chris Hahn on using the “Hail Caesar”  rules to fight a Roman “D-Day landing” scenario, as part of … Continue reading

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Half a million hits!

By Jonathan Aird Well, we’ve now sailed past the half a million mark — not bad for a wargaming blog that’s been available for barely more than two years. Congratulations are highly deserved for all those involved — and I … Continue reading

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Review of ‘The Brigadier’s Outcast’ book

Jonathan Aird offers a review of the novel, “The Brigadier’s Outcast,” about Captain John Caspasian of the Ghurkha Rifles. It’s on the Reviews page.

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