Category Archives: Periods – Science fiction

Review of Star Wars AT-AT and snowspeeder models

Jonathan Aird reviews more Hot Wheels offerings from the new Star Wars movies and finds these to be out of scale. It’s on the Reviews page.

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A solar system for wargamers?

By Rob Morgan The scientific name for this is an Orrery, but as this is largely plastic and less than mechanical, I won’t be pedantic. I still operate on the principle founded by the late Sir Clough Williams-Ellis, one of … Continue reading

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Review of Star Wars Imperial AT-ACT cargo walker

Jonathan Aird finds another Hot Wheels model from the latest Star Wars movies. His review, with photos, is on the Reviews page.

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Review of Hot Wheels – Resistance X-Wing Fighter

Jonathan Aird finds an X-wing model — upgraded from the original 1977 version — at a ridiculously cheap price. His review and photos are on the Reviews page.

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Review of Star Wars snow speeder model

Jonathan Aird finds a useful 1/72 model of another Star Wars vehicle. It’s on the Reviews page.

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One last sample article for 2017

This month’s sample article from past Lone Warriors is titled “Something Borrowed.” It’s by Paul Le Long and in it he describes making up a solo sci-fi game from bits and pieces of other games. It’s on the Sample Articles page.

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Review of Tie Striker model from Star Wars

Jonathan Aird reviews a model from the Rogue One movie, a Tie Striker, used for atmospheric combat, rather than in deep space. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of alien fungus terrain models

Jonathan Aird notes many uses for Stone Mountain Miniatures’ offering of alien fungus terrain. His review is on the Reviews page.

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Review of Star Wars Rey’s speeder model

Jonathan Aird finds a model of the speeder from The Force Awakens. It’s cheap and useful, he says. His comments are on the Reviews page.

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Review of plastic Star Trek models

Rob Morgan finds some inexpensive game board pieces of Star Trek spacecraft. His review is on the Reviews page.

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