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Saturday, 2 January 2021

HAPPY NEW YEAR & SYW Update


Best Wishes to everyone for the New Year.


Sorry I've not written anything for a while, my gaming interests have been elsewhere.

With lock down I have not had much chance to play with my toy soldiers, however I have done a lot of on-line gaming. A group of us have been playing Commands and Colors Napoleonics, using the VASSAL platform for the game and DISCORD for the chat. If any of you are feeling a need to get some interactive gaming done I can highly recommend this combination, as to play requires constant discussion/interaction between players, so almost as good as a face to face game.

Plans for the SYW Range

I have recently had a chat with Chris Tubb, PA's sculptor, who assures me that PA are planning to continue/complete the SYW range, however as you can imagine the pandemic has made things difficult for them.

The good news is that I am in possession of 3D prints of some of the next releases, which will comprise a mounted general, grenz and other light troops, as discussed in previous posts these will have a variety of poses and heads so will cover most armies. Hopefully we should see these in production in the next couple of months.

Everyone take care - hopefully we will all be gaming again soon. 

3 comments:

  1. Hi Steve...
    A Happy and Prosperous New Year to you...
    Here’s to getting together and drinking beer, playing with toy soldiers and talking nonsense sooner rather than later...

    All the best. Aly

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  2. Thankfully we got the technology first and the virus second!

    Good news on the light troops, I'm sure I can fit some in to my French Rev allied army.

    All the best for the new year!

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  3. I just found your site ,great stuff. Good to hear about PA,s future plans.
    Always been a fan ,still love the fantasy range.

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