Operation: Coldfront – A Closer Look

Originally posted on PJDWW:
It’s hot. Too hot. Somewhere, Ming the Merciless is assailing the earth with heat waves, hoping to break our spirit. It won’t work, Ming! It won’t! So what better way to build some sort of psychic barrier against the high temperatures than by exploring the new Corvus Belli battle pack Operation:…

St Albans Smackdown 3 – It’s coming home

An early start for the long trop up to another great ITS event run up in St Albans.  I’d managed to get to the first one, missed the second but this one was packed out with 28 players registered and a waiting list. We had three drops on the day, and as they were last minute…

War of the Words 8: TREASON!

An early 6 am start to the day for the trek across London to the War of the Worlds 8 tournament at IBuyWargames in Woking.  This time our hosts had decided to go for the new Treason! Narrative Event.  The missions selected were: CHAPTER 1: THE MOTOBUSHIMA SLAUGHTER (Annihilation) CHAPTER 2: TO THE LION’S MOUTH…

Galleries Updated

The JSA and Yu Jing Galleries have now been updated with the changes following Uprising! New Additions: JSA Army Box Raiden HRL Dakini Tac Bot Garuda Father Lucien Sforza Bit Yuan Yuan (Red Veil)

UPRISING at War of Worlds VII

The Japanese Secessionist Armies UPRISING! tour continues at yet another War of the Worlds tournament at IBuyWargames in Woking.  To tell you how popular this venue has been, the 20 places at the tournament were sold out a month before the event with a waiting list.  The list of players was impressive, with lots of…

Reports from the Front – The Uprising!

Reports from the Front – The Uprising Another great little friendly tournament run by Totally CritHead Rob ‘Bobman’.  We had 8 players booked in – which was the capacity for the small social club room.  Unfortunately due to traffic issues we had a last-minute drop, so Rob took a bye in the first round. Two…

JSA Army Pack and Uprising

Well the hype is now official on overdrive – and the first look at the new JSA Army Box – Uprising! has just been released on the Beasts of War YouTube Channel.   We started the hype with these three teaser images! The uprising of the Japanese nation against the Yu Jing empire has of…

Photographing Miniatures

Painting miniatures is one thing, but getting great photographs to show all that hard work you have put in is another. Photographing miniatures is really a dark art! After feedback about taking photos against plain backgrounds rather than scenic backdrops I experimented with simple white of black card but didn’t get anywhere. So £10 later…

Gallery Update

Another round of newly painted miniatures! Images added to galleries.

Getting Started with Imperial Service

With the Beyond Operation:Red Veil and Beyond Operation:Icestorm, new players are able to enter the game (splitting a box with a friend) for less that £60, I thought it was time to look at the options for new players getting started with the two Yu Jing sectorial: the Imperial Service and the Japanese Sectorial Army,…