Author Archives: Socalwarhammer

About Socalwarhammer

Wargaming enthusiast. Previously the host of Southern California Warhammer Radio. All 40 episodes are still available for free on i-tunes.

WAB- Late Era Christian Spanish (1101-1250 AD)

  As T3 and the Warhammer Ancient Battles World Championships 2014 draws ever nearer, I am making a dedicated drive to have a newly painted army ready for the event.  After much debate and pouring through miniatures, I have decided … Continue reading

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DE BELLIS ANTIQUITATIS

DBA 2.2 DBA is now a weekly event (every Tuesday) at the Game Matrix in Tacoma.  I will be there at least twice a month.  After looking through my 15mm Miniature box, I found a complete Theban Army from Xyston.  … Continue reading

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What About My Greeks- Part 3 (final)

I was recently asked if I had completed any additional lists for Greek City-States or regions for use with Warhammer Ancient Battles as a follow-up to my earlier released campaign lists.  The simple answer is yes, and here are the … Continue reading

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Bolt Action Tournament at Enflilade 2013

I know several of you have asked for details regarding the Bolt Action Tournament at Enfilade 2013, so here are the complete list of rules: 1.  An army shall be 1000 points or less, chosen from official publications or PDF’s … Continue reading

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Getting on a Jet Plane! Romanized Infantry

Well, I am very proud of how my Seleucid Romanized Infantry turned out.  I am so exhausted…I am just going to post them without a bunch of talk.  The figures are from Aventine.  Your comments will be appreciated as always … Continue reading

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Seleucid Elephants on Parade

Well, I wanted to take a moment and update everyone on my progress towards completion of my Seleucid Army for the WAB GT.  I had shown the elephants as they were finished and now I have finished the crews and … Continue reading

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Fixing Some Old Models…

OLD MODELS NEVER DIE…THEY GET TOUCHED UP! Well, in 2010 I painted these Aventine Cavalry for Adepticon 2011 as part of my Macedonian Army.  So, with time running out and my time-window for getting my painting done closes…I pulled these … Continue reading

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Seleucid Elephant #3

Well, I just finished my third, and final elephant for the upcoming WAB GT.  The pressure to keep painting and finish everything before the GT is starting to mount as it comes down to the wire.  So rather than bore … Continue reading

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Hellenistic Skirmishers (All Done)!

Well, I am done with the last 10 Slinger/Stone-throwers to act as my second unit of Elephant Runners for my Seleucid Army for the upcoming WAB GT.  Again, the figures are from Aventine and the paints from Army Painter. Well, … Continue reading

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Thureophoroi Finished!

Well, my unit of Thureophoroi is finally finished and ready for the WAB GT!  The figures from Aventine looks awesome and were really fun to work with.  Here they are for your inspection. I also wanted to point out that … Continue reading

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