Tagged: News

Get Your Warlord Daily Here!

Thursday 10th August 1940 – German Forces Pushed Back (Click on the image to make it larger and zoom in!) Wednesday 9th August 1940 – North East ‘Stable’ (Click on…

Warlord at Overlord

The Warlord recently paid a visit to our friends over the channel as they went on a [business] road trip to the Overlord Museum Normandy! During the Normandy anniversary weekend…

Konflikt ’47 is Six Months Old!

As Konflikt ’47 has been on the streets for 6 months now, it seems appropriate to provide a few words on how the game is doing, what we have learnt…

Studio News: In the Pipeline!

Coming Soon, and here to feast your eyes upon, are the upcoming Volksgrenadiers and War Elephant! Volksgrenadiers Expect to see these veteran troops in stores Mid July 2016 War Elephant…

Focus: Pegasus Bridge battle set

The Mission The mission, in the opening minutes of the Normandy landings 6th June 1944, was to capture the Bénouville Bridge and the nearby Ranville Bridge in order to prevent…

Thank you: Wargames Illustrated

View the results It came as a pleasant surprise last week to receive an emaill from our friends over at Wargames Illustrated regarding their latest survey – to tell us…

New: PDF Britannia Hail Caesar supplement

Released today comes our Hail Caesar supplement – Britannia – as a PDF! Written by John Lambshead, this full-colour 64 page book covers the Roman Empire’s invasions of Britain –…

Warning: EU Health And Safety Notice

Health and Safety New EU regulations are soon to come into force which require us to make all products in bendy plastic as of 2017 – due to a dramatic increase in…

Pre-Order for Collection at Salute

We often have calls come in about picking up orders at show or events we attend and with Salute 2016 just around the corner what better time than to tell you…

Bruce Murray’s M13/40 Italian tanks

Check out these lovely examples of our Italian M13/40 tank painted by Bruce Murray. As you can see Bruce has added an Italian flag as an air recognition symbol –…

New Store: Battlefield Hobbies, Daventry

This weekend sees the grand opening of Battlefield Hobbies in Daventry, Northamptonshire! Battlefield Hobbies offer a wide range of wargame miniatures, rules, board and collectible card games – and the…

New: Tabletop Gaming Magazine Issue Three

We received word this week that the next issue of Tabletop Gaming Magazine is now available to order! This issue contains a full and comprehensive review of Beyond the Gates of…

Antares Events in a store near you!

Beyond the Gates of Antares – The Xilos Horizon is here and in a store near you this weekend!   This weekend sees the world wide launch of Warlord Games &…

Exclusive: Warlord Games in a New Partnership!

Warlord Games and Wargames Factory are pleased to announce a partnership of historical significance. Warlord Games will be the exclusive worldwide distributor of all Wargames Factory miniatures, featuring sets from…

Working with Resin and Metal – by Brian Ward

A veteran of the Bolt Action community, and ban-hammer wielding admin of the Bolt Action and Bolt Action International Facebook pages, Brian Ward is an experienced painter and modeller – and…

New: 25mm and 60mm Lipped Bases!

Following last week’s release of 40mm and 25 x 50mm Lipped Bases – this week, we have more! We’ll be selling 25mm round bases (ideal for infantrymen and other models…

New: Warlord Games Lipped Bases!

Some of the more keen-eyed among you may have spotted a new style of bases being used with – particularly our new Beyond the Gates of Antares miniatures  – and…

Bolt Action Welsh Open 2014 Report by Ian Jones

Saturday 4th October 2014 saw twenty two generals meet at Firestorm Games in Cardiff. Allies and Axis generals numbered eleven apiece and so in the tradition set last year, we…

Write for Warlord

We are looking for people to write either regular articles/blog posts or longer one-off articles for publication on our website, to be published over the next year and beyond. We are after…

News: Geek Nation Tours

Geek Nation Tours tells us that they are almost sold out of spots on their Signature Battlefield Series: Feudal Japan and the Battlefields of Sekigahara Tour. They only have 5 places…

2013 Show Round-Up

As the dust settles on another jam-packed year of shows, and only one left to attend in Pudsey, we are reviewing just how busy the year has been for us…

Warlord Games Resin Reformulated

Warlord Games has switched over to a new and improved formula for making our resin kits. Even Better Detail So what does this mean for you? Well firstly the detail…

New: Pike & Shotte eBook

In an exciting new venture for Warlord, we are now offering our Pike & Shotte rulebook for sale as a digital version, so you can have all the rules to…

Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage – Construction Diagram

This stunning kit makes a great centrepiece for any Napoleonic Black Powder army. buy now in store It includes the Emperor Bonaparte himself, his Chasseurs de la Garde bodyguard as…

Dave Lawrence’s German Sikhs

Check out this unusual conversion, with historical background and rules information from Warlord Supremo John Stallard: The Second World War by definition encompassed the globe with the tide of battle…

Updated: Bolt Action FAQ and Tournament Pack

All the latest rules updates and clarifications, plus a revised Tournament Pack with the new Dice Limit rule. We’ve colour coded the FAQs with the latest additions in green to…

Bolt Action goes Weird…

Warlord Games’ own weirdo (you have no idea…), Steve Yates, explains how you can incorporate some of our Weird World War II miniatures into games of Bolt Action… 194666 At…

New: British Flamethrower & Combat Engineers

Reinforcements are on their way for your British Bolt Action forces – Combat Engineers and Flamethrower team. buy now in store And here are a few more of the characterful…

New: 4Ground Pre-painted Terrain

Check out this amazing new range of laser-cut pre-painted buildings and terrain pieces, that look great in World War II battles right back to Napoleonic era games. If you want to battle…

New: British Stowage Pack

Add character and authentic detail to your British vehicles and terrain with this new Stowage Pack featuring tank tracks and wheels, fuel cans, spare helmets and a host of other…

New: Thracians with Romphaia

Send your Thracians into battle to hack apart the enemy of Macedonia with their lethal romphaia blades. buy now in store Thrace was one of Macedonia’s traditional enemies, sitting as…

New: Battle Ready Ruined North African Houses

Set the scene  for your North Africa campaign battles with these ready painted resin models featuring exposed brick, stairs, archways and separate rubble piles. buy now in store

Derby Bolt Action Tournament Report by Alessio Cavatore

Bolt Action writer Alessio relates his experience at the two-day tournament held this summer at the ‘Derby World Wargames 2013’ show, and explains how it has led to a change…

Showcase: Halloween Models

With Halloween this weekend it’s the perfect time to show off our spookily themed models from the past few years: buy now in store buy now in store buy now…

Snowdog’s British Army

More great paint jobs from forum-dweller Snowdog – some lovely British infantry beautifully photographed in action on the battlefield. Head over to the forum to see loads more players’ models….

New: Finnish Infantry box set

Out now is our new Finnish Infantry boxed set. Faced with the vast forces of the Soviets, the courageous and resourceful Finnish soldiers, masters of fieldcraft, sniping, and small unit…

New: Panzer III Ausf J medium tank

Deploy more armoured firepower in your Bolt Action German forces with the Panzer III medium tank. The Panzer III was one of the most numerous German tanks of the war,…

Halloween Special Edition Miniatures: Witchfinder General Stickler Mitchell and Young Megan

Every year here at Warlord Games we release a special edition Halloween themed model to celebrate the spookiest night in the calendar. This year is the infamous Witchfinder General Stickler Mitchell and…

Spotlight: Caesarian Romans

We are now have our Caesarian Romans available as single sprues – perfect for those who want to add to the size of their units or make conversions for their army…

New: Army Painter inks and paints

Add a splash of colour with these new additions to our Army Painter range. buy now in store buy now in store buy now in store buy now in store…

Painting Guide: Using the Bolt Action Spray Primers

Warlord staff member Darren Evans was keen to try out the new Bolt Action spray paints, so we asked him to do a quick step-by-step guide. Over to Daz… Stage…

New: Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage

Released this week is a fantastic centre-piece for your Black Powder collection – Napoleon’s Berlin Carriage. buy now in store The kit includes Old Boney himself (although not the running away version…

New: Bolt Action Fallschirmjager revised!

We’ve been busy recently bringing our Fallschirmjager range into line with the entries in the Armies of Germany supplement. We’ve revamped the Fallschirmjager range to match the Bolt Action army…

New and Improved: Gun Bastions

buy now in store Our Gun Bastions, supplied by Paul’s Modelling Workshop, have been revamped with new materials and paint-scheme. The Gun Bastion is a a new, improved design: They…

Gallery: Pike & Shotte Artillery

To celebrate Andres Amian Fernandez joining the Warlord studio as a full-time figure painter, we thought it a good idea to show off some of his recent work in the…

Warlord Games purchases Arsenal Miniatures range

Warlord Games are pleased to announce we have purchased the Arsenal Miniatures 28mm ‘Revenge of Christendom’ range of figures from Andrea Magnani. Paul Sawyer of Warlord Games, says “Whilst we…

Terrain Price Change Announcement

Following a number of changes to both models and materials our range of pre-painted terrain from Paul’s Modelling Workshop is undergoing a small price revision. Here are the details: Windmill…

Bolt Action model displayed in New Zealand Museum

One of our Captain Charles Upham miniatures has been put on display in the New Zealand National Army Museum, and featured as their Artefact of the Month for September: Capt…

Snowdog’s Fallschirmjäger

Forum-dweller Snowdog has been posting pics of his beautifully painted Bolt Action armies in action on the battlefield. First up – his Fallschirmjäger force. We’ll have more of Snowdog’s armies…

A New Look for our Website

Coming soon is a whole new look for our website and online store. We are currently revamping the website with a great new design that makes everything easier to find…

New: Plastic Horsa Glider

Make the battle for Pegasus Bridge even more exciting with a Horsa Glider or two to deploy the daring British forces. This plastic kit is in 1/72nd scale – we…

New: Daimler Mk 1 Armoured Car

The Daimler Armoured Car is the ideal scouting and reconnaissance vehicle for British Bolt Action forces. Who didn’t have a die-cast version of this classic vehicle as a boy? Tough,…

New: Atlantik Wall

Defend the beaches of Normandy from the Allied landings on D-Day with this new set of three pre-painted resin bunkers.   The Germans’ first line of defence was the English…

Warlord Games and Cutting Edge Miniatures partnership

Warlord Games are delighted to announce they are now exclusive worldwide distributors and manufacturers of Cutting Edge Miniatures’ 28mm Biblical Warfare ranges. “The chance to take on Peter Womack’s beautiful…

Gallery: Seminole Indians

Following our Spotlight on the French Indian War last week, we are showcasing our newly painted Seminole Indians, painted by Luife Garcia. Click here for our full range of Indians…

Video: Bolt Action YouTube Battle Report

Check out this great battle report with Bolt Action writer Alessio Cavatore versus YouTuber Pezzapoo and his mate Matt.

New: Bolt Action Japanese releases

More reinforcements are available for your Imperial Japanese Bolt Action armies this week! Coming in the shape of Tank Hunters and a Forward Observation Team (click the store buttons for…

New: Japanese & Gurkha Figure Heads

Out today we have Figure Heads for Bolt Action Japanese and Gurkha models. Our interchangeable Figure Head range for Bolt Action provides a huge amount of variety and means that…

New: Bolt Action Infantry Decals

Out now we have 8 new waterslide decal sheets for creating authentic uniform markings on your Bolt Action infantry, including British, USA and Canadian transfers. Allowing you to really personalise…

Spotlight: French Indian War 1754-1763

The French Indian War is named after the principle enemies of the British colonies in North America – the French colonials and their native Indian allies. Wargaming this conflict combines…

Michael Dyer’s Sturmgeschütz conversion

This is another great modelling project found on our forum – a converted StuG assault gun. Michael Dyer, AKA TMS on the forums, explains how he made the changes and…

Crew’s Polish Bolt Action Army – Part 2

As promised last week in Part 1, here are the rest of Crew’s brilliantly converted Polish models. Check out his forum post for his explanations or to add a comment….

Photos: Warlord Games Day 2013

As promised, here are a whole bunch more photos of Warlord’s Games Day, including demo and participation games, trade stands, seminars and factory tours. Browse through  to see if you’re…

Here be Dragons!

There’s a new face at Warlord HQ – he’s called Darwin the Bearded Dragon. Warlord Sales Manager, Steve Morgan brought Darwin in for the day but made the fateful mistake…

New: Gurkhas boxed set and Vickers MMG team

The new Gurkhas boxed is out now, along with supporting firepower in the form of a Gurkha Vickers MMG team. While the fearless Gurkhas charge the enemy weilding their kukri…

New: Army Painter Mega Paint Set and more!

New supplies from Army Painter including the huge Mega Paint Set, packed with all the paints, inks and brushes you could ever need! Mega Paint Set The complete package –…

Bolt Action one year on…

This week is one year since our Bolt Action World War Two game was launched! In that short time Bolt Action has gained a huge following in the wargaming community,…

Spotlight: King’s Colours flags

Show your colours in style with these authentic and beautifully reproduced flags for Pike & Shotte Civil War regiments – both Parlimentarians and Royalists. All four sheets have now been…

Crew’s Polish Army – part 1

Check out these fantastic conversions and paintjobs posted by Crew on our forums. He’s done so many cool models that we’re going to have to save some and show you…

Spotlight: Battle-Ready Terrain Pieces

Too busy painting your army to spend time painting terrain? Well take a look at a few of our ready-painted scenery models. The Ravelins are now back in stock after…

Updated Bolt Action FAQ & Playsheet

Available today are the updated Bolt Action FAQ and Playsheet from Alessio Cavatore, so you can make sure you have all the latest rules at your fingertips (especially if you’re…

New: Bolt Action Imperial Japanese models

With the release of the Armies of Imperial Japan army book for Bolt Action, we’ve taken the opportunity to bring our Japanese range into line with the entries in the…

New: French & Polish Bolt Action army deals

Collect a new army and save money at the same time, with these French and Polish army deals – 500 or 1000 points for each – the perfect way to…

Ste’s Pike & Shotte paintjobs

We couldn’t help but notice these fantastically painted Pike & Shotte miniatures, posted on the Warlord forums by forum-dweller ‘Ste’. The brushwork is first rate and they are set off…

Sgt Rock – Painted by Claudia Zuminich

Not content with doing a cracking paint-job on our Sergeant Rock model, Claudia Zuminich has taken a creative approach to photographing him in some highly realistic jungle terrain! Sergeant Rock…

New: Armies of France and the Allies

The wait is over for our new Armies of France and the Allies book. This supplement for Bolt Action covers the armies of France, Poland, Greece, Norway, Holland and Belgium…

New: Wehrmacht Licence plates decal sheets

In our continuing mission to bring you historically accurate details for your Bolt Action models, we’ve created these license plate decals for your German vehicles. These waterslide transfers have been…

Warlord Games Day review

The first ever Warlord Games Day was a rip-roaring success, so in case you missed all the excitement, here’s what happened on the day: On the 27th July, 400 people…

The Defence of Britain

With the fearsome Queen Boadicea leading your army, here are some of the awesome models you can use to battle against the Roman invasion of Britain: The Britannia supplement for…

Painting a Hanomag pt3: Transfer and Finish

The “Hanomag” is almost done; it’s been assembled, sprayed with the new Bolt Action Colour Primers and painted using a mix of Warpaints. In this final part of the tutorial…

Peter Schulein’s Ruined Mansion

Check out this cool modelling project, combining three ruined farmhouse models into one awesome ruined mansion! We were sent these photos by Peter Schulein from the wargame club Murphy’s Heroes…

New: Bolt Action Horch 1a with 2cm Flak

Add mobile firepower to your German army with a 2cm flak gun mounted on a sturdy Horch heavy field car. This re-working of our open-topped Horch model, by Darek Wyrozebski,…

New: Parthians for Hail Caesar

Released today are these fantastic Parthian Horse Archers, skirmishing archers who can literally run rings around the enemy! One of the many enemies of the Roman empire, the Parthians were…

New: Bolt Action decal sheets

Add historically accurate details to your Bolt Action vehicles with these great new waterslide decal sheets. buy in store With the imminent release of the France and the Allies Bolt…

For King & Country and Conquest of Gaul

What better way to get started with a new game, than with one of our starter sets. Packed with hordes of models, as well as a full rulebook, these sets…

Carvel’s Roman Marines

It’s been four months since Salute and we were wondering what our customers had made of the promotional free Caesarian Roman sprue we distributed to customers on the day. We…

Perry Miniatures Boxed Sets price rise

Prices on Perry Miniatures boxed sets are going up from £18 to £20 from Monday next week, so this weekend is your last chance to grab them at the lower…

Painting a plastic Hanomag – part 2: Spraying and Painting

Last time I assembled my Hanomag using the tools and glue from the Plastic Assembly Set. In this second part of the tutorial the halftrack gets sprayed with the new…

Andy Isherwood’s Polish Army

With our France and the Allies armies book out very soon, it seemed the perfect time to showcase this beautifully painted Polish army. Then Andy told us that he wants…

New: Bolt Action Vickers light tanks for the Western Desert

Desert variants of the Vickers Mk VIB and VIC light tank are now ready for deployment!   The Mk VI light tank was one of the mainstays of the British…

New: Bolt Action US Army M5 3″ anti-tank gun

US forces can now decimate enemy armour with this newly released anti-tank gun! Designed in 1940, the M5 3″ anti-tank gun combined the barrel of the 3-inch anti-aircraft gun T9…

New: German Vehicle Stowage & Cargo accessory packs

Add some authentic detail to your battles with these stowage and cargo packs for German forces. buy now in store   Featuring ammo crates, rifles, fuel cans, spare wheels, track…

Back in stock – Napoleonic flags from Victrix!

We have now had a restock of the gorgeous Napoleonic flag transfers from Victrix. Ideal for use on Black Powder armies! Seeing as we’re nice chaps here’s a showcase of…

Back in stock – Hail Caesar transfers from Little Big Men Studios

Our Hail Caesar shield transfers, designed by Little Big Men Studios, are back in stock, ready to protect your Romans, Greeks, Macedonians, Dacians and Celts from their enemies. Here are…

Video: Painting Bolt Action Soviets

When we saw this YouTube video about speed-painting Bolt Action plastic Soviet Infantry, we knew we had to share it with the rest of you. Check it out for some…

John Stallard adds reinforcements

John has been adding more to his German and British Bolt Action armies. We’ll let him explain… “I realised I needed another towing vehicle for my PaK 36’s so the…

New: Bolt Action Imperial Japanese infantry plastic boxed set

The wait is finally over as our plastic Bolt Action Japanese infantry are released today! buy now in store Thought of as invincible by the Allied forces in the early…

New: Banzai! Imperial Japanese Army starter army boxed set

Kickstart your Japanese force with this starter army boxed set, packed with everything you need to claim the Pacific in the name of the Japanese Empire. You’ll not only get…

New: Bolt Action Japanese Type 3 Ho-Ni III tank destroyer

The Imperial Japanese army gains much-needed anti-tank capabilities in the shape of the Type 3 Ho-Ni III tank destroyer – just the thing to eliminate enemy armour. buy now in…

New: Bolt Action Colour Primer Sprays!

We are excited to be announcing our new range of Bolt Action spray paints – the first three of which are now available! These large 400ml spray cans are unlike…

Soviet Komsomolets back in action!

Back in stock and in better shape, the T-30 Komsomolets artillery tractor now has separate track sections – we’re completely remastered them giving a far better end result for you….

Romans are back!

The Roman Legionaries box, Legionaries and Scorpion box and Roman starter box are back in stock after a brief hiatus, allowing you to once more crush the unwashed barbarian tribes…

Painting a plastic “Hanomag” – part 1: Assembly

By  Jonas Faering of The Army Painter   Get more time for Gaming! The Army Painter’s company slogan sums up what their range of hobby products is designed for – helping gamers…

New: Compagnie Franches de la Marine boxed set

This week sees the release of a new boxed set for the French Indian War range we are distributing on behalf of Conquest Miniatures – the Compagnie Franches de la…

New: Bolt Action Calliope multiple rocket launcher

Armies of the United States receive a boost this week with the outrageous-looking Calliope multiple rocket launcher! buy now in store The Rocket Launcher T34 was a tank-mounted multiple rocket…

French & Indian War: Alternative Quebec

In this comprehensive article, The Last Argument of Kings author Pete Brown examines the Battle of Quebec and suggests ways to make the battle more interesting to refight as a wargame,…

Video: Bolt Action demo game by Beasts of War

A little while ago Warlord Games’ own Alessio Cavatore and Andrew Chesney spent a few days down South with the chaps from Beasts of War talking all things Bolt Action….

Spotlight: Polish Winged Hussars!

Thundering onto the battlefield are these, let’s be honest, some of the finest miniatures we’ve sculpted here at Warlord Games – the Polish Winged Lancers. See what you get with…

New: M3 Grant medium tank with trackguards

The Medium Tank M3 was an American tank used by the British as well as the Americans during World War II. In Britain the tank had a turret variant and…

New: Republican Roman Velites plastic box set

During the second Punic War, the Roman army identified a need for more effective light infantry – infantry that could not only engage the enemy at range with javelins, but…

Preview: USMC plastics 3-ups

With our plastic Japanese about to storm ashore any day, you’ll need something to stem the tide of the Emperor’s loyal soldiers. Hirohito’s boys won’t have it all their own…

Preview: Dad’s Army

We first announced this at our Warlord Games Day event last weekend and are now delighted to be able to tell you all that we have the licence to produce…

New: Sd.Kfz 251/10 half-track (3.7cm PaK)

Based on our plastic Sd.Kfz 251/1 Ausf C half-track, this latest boxed set contains a little more punch! Mounting a 3.7cm anti-tank gun, the 251/10 more often than not acted…

New: Napoleonic British Rocket Bombarding Frame

Something new and a little different for Napoleonic players this week – the British Rocket Bombarding Frame! Rocket Troops were at Quatre Bras and Waterloo and, although Wellington viewed the…

New: Marder III Ausf. M tank destroyer

One of the most widely used German tank destroyers is now available – the Marder III Ausf. M… buy now in store The Marder III was a series of  German…

New: German Heer 2cm FlaK 38 (1943-45)

Are your brave landsers suffering from attack by Allied Jabos? Fear not, for help is at hand in the shape of this lovely new Flak 38 model! Crewed by Heer…

US Airborne repackaged

Now we have our Bolt Action WWII game and the various nations are having their army supplements released we are taking the opportunity to bring our miniatures ranges into line…

New: Bases & Dice

We are now stocking a wide range of dice and plastic bases. Let’s have a look at what is now on offer… Many of you will be familiar with the…

Limited Edition: Carnifex Gladiator

To celebrate the inaugural Warlord Games Day we asked Wojtek to sculpt us a special edition miniature. A gladiator was the unanimous feeling and so our diminutive putty pusher has…

Limited Edition: Last Shot

Produced for this year’s Historicon show in the United States, Last Shot is undoubtedly one of Wojtek’s finest creations. Available on 27th July 2013 only We are eternally grateful to…

Rick’s Roman casualty marker

Author of many leading game systems, including our own Hail Caesar and Black Powder, Rick Priestley is clearly someone to listen to – especially if that conversation involves chickens, tea…

The Welshman’s Italians – Daz Evans

Daz Evans has produced a very different and unique Bolt Action army. We’ll let him explain all, aided and abetted by photos of said army by Gabrio Tolentino… Daz: Why…

Mail Order now has its own phone line!

As of Monday 29th July we will have a designated phone line straight through to our Mail Order department. Up until now we have all been sharing one number at…

New: SAS long range Jeeps (Western Desert)

Now for something a bit special – Special Air Service to be precise! We’ve had our resin Willys Jeeps converted by Warlord’s own Darek Wyrozebski to make these SAS Jeeps…

New: KV-1 (1939 pattern) heavy tank

The Red Army receives fresh armour this week and the first of two resin tanks to be added to our Soviet range is a Kv-1 modelled on the early war…

New: KV-8 flamethrower tank

Another variant of the KV-1 is released this week, alongside the new KV-1 (1939 pattern) – the KV-8 flamethrower tank. Now you can offer a degree of warmth to those…

Warlord Games Day questions answered

We are just a week away from our special day and we wanted to update you all with some more information… Doors open to ticket holders at 10 am. There…

Geek Nation Tours – Feudal Japan and the Battlefields of Sekigahara

Just back from their “Gettysburg and the Battlefields of the Civil War Tour” we thought we would talk to our friends at Geek Nation Tours about their next Signature Battlefield…

New: Japanese Type 3 Chi-Nu medium tank

To support the release of the new Armies of Imperial Japan book is this new resin tank – the Type 3 Chi-Nu medium tank. This should give your loyal followers…

New: Bolt Action Japanese tank crew

More fresh troops for the courageous forces of the Emperor! Now your Japanese armour  has tank crews to place in commander and driver hatches! buy now in store This new…

Spotlight: Ancient Britons & Imperial Romans

With the imminent release of the next Hail Caesar supplement – Britannia – it gives us a fantastic opportunity to showcase our excellent Ancient Briton and Imperial Roman ranges. You’ll…

New: Chindit Flamethrower and Light Mortar teams

Our Chindits have been reorganised recently and now you can get the flamethrower and light mortar together – just the job for taking on the soon-to-be-released plastic Japanese… The Chindits…

Preview: SAS long range jeeps and more!

Over on the Warlord Games Facebook page we’ve been showing off regular previews of forthcoming resin vehicles. For those of you who have yet to ‘like’ our page, here is…

Plastic Fantastic special offer is back!

For the month of July 2013 we are offering our ever-popular Plastic Fantastic deal! Simply purchase any 5 Warlord Games plastic boxed sets from the plastic boxed sets shown below and you…

New: The Warlord Games Rules Collection

We have a rather special offer for you – the Warlord Games Rules Collection! This includes the core rulebooks for all four of our games: buy now in store Hail…

New: Jagdpanzer IV L/48

This week we have a new resin Bolt Action vehicle and one which Allied players must have been dreading – the Jagdpanzer IV L/48… Scourge of Allied armour, the Jagdpanzer,…

New: Bolt Action Dice Bags

Our Bolt Action dice bags have certainly been very popular with you and you’ve given us great feedback on which bag designs you’d like to see us make available. So,…

New: Bolt Action vehicle decals

We have five new vehicle decal sheets for you this week! These high quality waterslide transfers are designed to go with our 1:56 scale Bolt Action vehicles. These decals will…

Historicon 2013 special miniature – part 2

Last week we began the process of designing the special edition miniature for this year’s Historicon event in the United States – the premier US wargames show. With the bulk…

Get your order delivered to HISTORICON 2013!

Warlord Games will be at the fantastic Historicon show again this year. Not only have we sculpted and provided this years special edition figure but we will be there in…

New: Hansa Nairoba, Freeborn Mercenary Captain

Today is an exciting day here at Warlord Games as we’re releasing our first miniature for the Beyond the Gates of Antares science-fiction game that is being developed here. That…

New: Italian Army in sun hats

This week sees our Italian Army equipped for desert warfare resplendent in their sun hats. You can now field a complete army ready for conflict in North Africa. buy now…

New: Italian Autoblinda AB41 armoured car

To support the Italian Army List we have now made available as a free PDF download is the latest in our huge range of Bolt Action vehicles – the Autoblinda…

New: Italian 47mm Elefantino anti-tank gun

The forces of Italy receive extra support this week with the release of our new 47mm Elefantino anti-tank gun! Officially designated the Cannone da 47/32 M35, it quickly became know as…

Historicon 2013 special miniature – part 1

We were honoured to be asked to produce the special miniatures for this year’s Historicon show in the United States.  The theme of this year’s show is ‘American Civil War…

Warlord Games’ first official Bolt Action tournament!

We’ve had a lot of communications from you about whether we plan to run our own ‘official’ Bolt Action tournaments. The answer has always been a case of ‘watch this…

Alan & Michael Perry confirmed for WGD 2013!

The legendary figure designers and all round historical genii are going to be showing off their skills with a wonderful game of Black Powder. This will probably be a Napoleonic…

New: Blitzkrieg Germans plastic boxed set!

They’re here! The Germans are upon us! Our latest, and arguably best, plastic boxed set for our Bolt Action game is now available. This new boxed set contains a remarkable…

New: German Heer Command (1939-42)

Adding more variety to your early to mid-war German army HQ choices is this command pack. buy now in store Containing 2 officers, a medic and a spotter, it is…

New: German Heer MG34 MMG (1939-42)

Providing devastating fire support to our new plastic Blitzkrieg Germans, this new medium machine gun team features the MG34 – Germany’s main machine gun during early and mid-war years. Capable…

New: Sd.Kfz 233 armoured car

Released this week alongside our new plastic Blitzkrieg Germans is this new Bolt Action armoured car – the Sd.Kfz 233. buy now in store Seeing action in the Western Desert…

New: Concord Publications

We are very pleased to be able to offer these quite brilliant books by Concord Publications. This series focuses on the soldiers and warriors of specific historic conflicts – most…

New: Polish Vistula Legion figure heads

As requested by your good selves we have now made the Figure Heads for the Vistula Legion available separately. We have Fusiliers in shakos, Voltigeurs in shakos and Grenadiers in…

New: Germanic Tribesmen

The Warband moved quickly, flitting through the dark forest, and as they closed in like wolves on the fold, sensed the nervousness in their foes…” Bursting out of the Teutoberg…

The Warlord Games Day special miniature

Last week we brought you the first images of the special edition miniature that will be free with all tickets bought for the inaugural Warlord Games Day. We can now…

The Warlord Games Day is fast approaching!

There are just over 6 weeks to go until we open our doors to the first official Warlord Games Day! There have been hundreds of tickets sold already but we…

New: German Motorcycle (1939-1942)

Although we recently rereleased our German Motorcycle, it has caused us some problems due to the number of parts involved – something you said you would rather see reduced. So,…

New: Kradschützen Motorcycle and Sidecar (1939-1942)

In addition to the newly released German Motorcycle, this week sees the return of another German motorcycle – this time with sidecar! As with the motorcycle, we have simplified the…

New: British Wasp Flamethrower carrier

This week sees the return to action of an old favourite – the Wasp flamethrowing carrier! With completely remastered running gear and the removal of the od integral base, the…

Gallery: Bolt Action US Vehicles

Neil Burt, of Troop of Shewe fame, has recently painted several of our Bolt Action US vehicles so what better time to show them off? Simply click on the thumbnails…

New: British A10 Cruiser Tank MKII

The British A10 Cruiser Tank MKII was developed alongside the A9, with the intention of creating a heavier, infantry tank version of the same type. However during testing it was…

New: US Marine Corps HQ & Squad

This week sees the reconfiguration of our US Marine Corps range bringing it in line with how units are structured in Bolt Action and just in time to have your…

New: US Marine .30 cal teams

Our existing .30 cal packs have both received a new recruit to act as a loader bringing them in line with the regulation three man teams. buy now in store…

New: US Marine support weapons

United States Marine corps Flamethrower, sniper and bazooka all in one pack need we say anymore then that! buy now in store While we were carrying out this restructuring exercise…

Spotlight: Pike & Shotte commanders

Our award-winning Pike & Shotte range has quite a comprehensive rogues gallery of commanders to lead your chosen forces into battle – For King & Country! All are readily available…

Event: Guns of Summer 2013 – Memphis

Organised and run by Mid-South Hobbies and Games the Guns of Summer tournament takes place in Memphis. All the information you need is below, click on the image to find…

New: Soviet ISU-122 tank destroyer!

The ISU-122 was used as a powerful assault gun, a self-propelled howitzer and a long-range tank destroyer, with the primary application being as a tank destroyer. With the same hull…

New: Soviet ISU-152 self-propelled artillery!

ISU-152 was a Soviet multirole fully enclosed and armoured assault gun or armoured self-propelled gun, also capable of serving as a heavy tank destroyer. As a heavy assault gun, the…

New: Italian Bersaglieri in sun hats

The Bersaglieri or marksmen are a corps of the Italian Army originally created serve in the Piedmontese Army, later to become the Royal Italian Army. The first Bersaglieri to see…

New: Dark Age Warriors special offer!

This deal consists of three Dark Age Warriors boxed sets giving you enough parts to assemble 120 finely-detailed Dark Age Warriors while saving you some money at the same time!…

Warlord Games Day special edition miniature

The superb Warlord Games Day exclusive gladiator miniature has been sculpted by Wojtek to be given away for free on the day to everyone who attends the event. As it…

Gallery: British Expeditionary Force

We now have our recently released BEF painted, just in time to hold out against the new Early War Blitzkreig Germans which will soon be here! From early campaigns in…

Britcon Bolt Action Tournament 9-11th August

The British Historical Games Society or BHGS are delighted to introduce the Britcon Bolt Action Tournament. Britcon is the biggest and one of the longest running multi-period, multi-ruleset competitions in…

New: Siberian Veterans boxed set

First seen at Salute in London earlier this year, our Siberian Veterans have been eagerly awaited ever since. The armies of the Third Reich are about to have a bad…

New: German Sd.Kfz 234/3 armoured car

The second Bolt Action resin vehicle to be released this week is the Sd.Kfz 234/3 armoured car. This is the third in the 234 series to be released, following on…

New: US Army 75mm pack howitzer

Providing long range fire support for US Army commanders, the 75mm pack howitzer makes it’s way into battle raining shells from above onto the enemies of Uncle Sam! buy now…

Last day for discounted Pike & Shotte box sets

The following Pike & Shotte box sets are still 20% off but only until the end of today 24th May 2013 – make sure you take advantage before they revert…

Bolt Action PDF updates!

Alessio Cavatore has been hard at work adding updates to the Additional Units PDF to include the SAS among other things and the Errata PDF. Both of which we are…

Bolt Action: Rules summary sheet in Italian!

We are able to make our Bolt Action rules summary available in Italian and it can be downloaded here! Our gratitude goes to Daniele Vigo for translating the rules summary…

New: Pullo and Vorenus, Heroes of Rome

Adding more leadership  to your Caesarian Roman army are these two new character models! Pullo and Vorenus are two names that many of you will be familiar with from the…

New: British A9 Cruiser tank Mk I

Providing armoured support to your brave Tommies, this new resin and metal A9 Cruiser tank Mk I can be used to support the forces of the British Expeditionary Force in…

New: Bolt Action Italian Airborne reinforcements

Dropping from the skies by parachute, our range of Italian Paracadutisti are now available as single figure Reinforcements. Click on an image to see a larger view of these these…

New: Soviet 120mm heavy mortar team

This week sees the repackaging of our Soviet Army 120mm heavy mortar team which is now available with the required four man team to operate it. buy now in store…

New: Soviet Partisan Squad

This week sees the repackaging of our Soviet Partisans into a squad of ten agitators armed and ready to take the fight to the occupying forces so as to free…

New: Plastic Gabions

We now have these very handy plastic gabions for you. Ideal for games of Pike & Shotte and many conflicts in Black Powder, they will make a great addition to…

Warlord Games Day 2013

Warlord Games is going to be running an extra special open day in Nottingham on July 27th. buy now in store Where is it being held? Right here at Warlord HQ…

New: Armies of the Soviet Union

Now available on general release this is the Bolt Action supplement we’ve been waiting for, comrade – Armies of the Soviet Union is now available to order in our webstore!…

New: Roman Caesarian Casualties

Our Caesarian Roman range receives new models this week in the form of these grisly casualty models! Ideal for use as casualty markers for games of Hail Caesar, they are…

New: Bolt Action Decal sheets

This week we have four new high quality decal sheets to add to our growing and very popular Bolt Action decals range. There are plenty more on the way! The…

New: Bolt Action Oil Barrels

A handy addition to your terrain collection is this fuel dump. This resin peice can be used as an objective in your games, be added as cargo to your trucks…

Bolt Action Tournament PDF

Written by Alessio Cavatore and with input from Rick Priestley & Andrew Chesney, this document is the information pack for Bolt Action tournaments. It explains the tournament rules and limits…

Painting Tutorial: Early Imperial Roman Tribune

by Jonas Faering (The Army Painter) The Army Painter is all about getting your army on to the gaming table as fast as possible but without compromising the quality of…

New: Bolt Action Italian paint sets

We’ve put our heads together and sorted out the colours that we use to paint our Italian models, saving you the time looking through paint codes and giving you more…

Beyond the Gates of Antares – Confirmed!

Rik Alexander will be on hand to update you on the project so far. We have background, basic rules, basic weapon types with stats and some army lists to show…

New: Bolt Action Italian Bersaglieri

The Bersaglieri or marksmen are a corps of the Italian Army originally created serve in the Piedmontese Army, later to become the Royal Italian Army. Always operating as a high…

New: Chindit Figure Heads

You can now buy the heads from our Chindits range. This will allow you to attach exactly the head you want to the body you want! The Chindits were the…

New: German U304(f) halftrack with PaK 36

During World War II, the Germans used these captured French half-tracks extensively. With German half-tracks in short supply these light weight vehicles were an ideal mount for a Pak 36….

New: British 51st Highlander Division Dice Bag & Dice

This week we have a British dice bag released for the first time, it is the British 51st Highlander Division dice bag and it is available in our webstore. buy…

New: Plastic Barn and Church

Two fabulous releases this week for any gaming table and both are 1/56th scale hard plastic specifically made for 28mm gaming. Ramshackle Barn First up we have a Ramshackle Barn…

Spotlight: Pike & Shotte Irish Brigade

There are few armies in this period that conjure up such romance as the Earl of Montrose. This handsome, daredevil Cavalier raised a small, disparate but highly effective army that…

Spotlight: Pike & Shotte Dragoons

This boxed set is packed to the gunnels with stuff. You can purchase our overstuffed Dragoons boxed set right now! The role of the dragoon was still being defined in…

Warlord Games Day 2013

This day is a celebration of everything that is great about Warlord Games and will be held at Warlord Towers in Nottingham. We will be showcasing all our rules sets…

New: Bolt Action vehicle deal!

We’ve taken stock of how to supply you with plenty of Bolt Action vehicles at a great price. The result is our new ‘Wheels of Steel’ special offer! Wheels of…

New: Soviet Dice Bag & Dice

First released at Salute last weekend we now have the first batch of the oft-requested Soviet dice bag available in our webstore. buy now! Don’t forget, we still have two…

New: Plastic British 8th Army – Desert Rats

Now on general release these plastic British 8th Army are ideal to recreate one of the best-known formations of the British Army during World War II, that fought in the…

New: Comanche Warriors

buy now in store The Comanches were fierce warriors who lived on the Southern Plains. They were formidable opponents who developed strategies for using traditional weapons for fighting on horseback….

New: British Expeditionary Force

Our new Bolt Action British Expeditionary Force (BEF) depicts the British force in Europe from 1939–1940 during the Second World War. To lead our recently released rifle section we now…

New: Plastic Dark Age Warriors

Now on general release, these Dark Age Warriors may be used to represent almost any unarmoured European warrior from the Late Antiquity to the Early Medieval period. buy now in…

New: Mandertory Miniatures Bocage

Created by Mandertory Miniatures and available in our webstore this box set contains 12 pre-painted and ready to go terrain sections for Bolt Action games fought across the European Theatre….

New: More pre-painted Diecast Aircraft!

Perfect for representing your air strikes in Bolt Action games are these beautiful die-cast 1/72nd scale planes. Supplied with pre-painted and with a flying stand they are ready to leave…

Spotlight: The 100 days Campaign deals

With the release of our Black Powder supplement Albion Triumphant – The Hundred Days Campaign we thought it was a good time to spotlight the great deals we have in…

Woods Fighting in the American Civil War

By Paul D Stevenson Black Powder has many innovative concepts and is a great game, especially for multiple players. However, one of the problems folks find with Black Powder American…

Warlord Games at Salute 2013

Salute is unquestionably the biggest show in the UK gaming calendar. Once again Warlord Games were there and we had a great time showing off our new models and meeting…

Bolt Action Tournaments!

Bolt Action tournaments are coming in thick and fast – here are three more to put in your diary! Secrets of the Nazi gold Contact: Matt Walford What: Bolt Action…

Warlord Games Day tickets go on sale 20th April 2013

Tickets for Warlord Games Day 2013 go on sale on our webstore, Saturday 20th April 2013. You will also be able to buy them from us at Salute! Don’t forget…

New: Albion Triumphant Volume 2 – The Hundred Days campaign

The newest supplement for our Black Powder game is now released! Albion Triumphant – the Hundred Days Campaign focuses on the Hundred Days campaign which culminated in the Battle of…

New: Polish Vistula Legion

The latest addition to our growing Napoleonic range is this fine boxed set of Vistula Legion. buy in store now! The Vistula Legion was perhaps the most famous of the…

New: British Armoured platoon deal

When we released the Armoured Platoon selector we ran a competition to design a 1,000pt Armoured Platoon. Steve Kenniff & Vanth SpiritWalker were the democratic winners and as part of…

New: Warlord plastic bases

Tired of finding your laser-cut wooden bases are a few millimetres out, ruining your attempts to rank your units up? Not fond of the height of Slottabases? Fear not for…

New: Plastic palm trees

Excellent for games set in the tropical or desert locales, these outstanding plastic palm trees come in two sizes:  approximately 5 inches tall for the smaller box of five and…

Bolt Action Tournaments!

There is a growing tournament scene for games of Bolt Action and whilst many prefer to play the game with forces based on historical actions we wanted to fill you…

New: Deutsches Afrika Korps & British 8th Army paint sets

We have two new Bolt Action paint sets to make getting your armies into action as easy as possible! These cover two forces fighting in the Western Desert – Rommel’s…

New: Pike & Shotte mounted commander

This is a brand new mounted commander for your Pike & Shotte armies which comes with two head options, allowing you to build him either side of your chosen war,…

Gallery: Caesarian Romans by Andreas Zeck!

Known as Suetonius Paullinus on our forums, Andreas Zeck posted there his recently completed plastic Caesarian Romans. We loved them so much, especially the conversions, we wanted to make sure…

Pike & Shotte available for Army Builder

Dom Hine of the Army Builder community volunteered to help us and through his hard work and diligence not only has he made the army lists from the main Bolt…

Paul Sawyer – Confirmed for WGD 2013!

Paul Sawyer, one of the founding members of Warlord Games and all round World War II guru will be discussing how the company has made it’s mark in the last…

Rick Priestley – Confirmed for WGD 2013!

World renowned pixie expert and father to a million games designers. Rick Priestley will be with us playing games, chatting about life in general as well as running a full…

New: Anglo Zulu War Characters

This week sees a new addition to the range of Anglo-Zulu War miniatures we get in from Empress Miniatures.  These perfectly support our own range of plastic Anglo-Zulu War miniatures….

New: Mounted Celt Command

It’s not all Bolt Action or World War II here, you know – we are committed to supporting our existing Hail Caesar, Pike & Shotte and Black Powder systems and…

New: Sd.Kfz 234/1 2cm armoured car

New resin vehicles keep on flying out of the Warlord Games studio. The latest adidtion to the largest range of WWII vehciles in the world is this handy armoured car….

Insight: A day in the life of a mail-order

We’re a personable bunch at Warlord Games (apart from the Sawyer chap) and to give you a look at the human side of the company, Dave Holmes gives you an…

Spotlight: Pre-painted ground attack aircraft

We found these beautiful die-cast 1/72nd scale planes to be perfect for representing air strikes in Bolt Action games – and at a fantastic price! Supplied pre-painted and with a…

Spotlight: Wojtek’s Dwarf Lady Footballers

And now for something completely different! Warlord sculptor Wojtek has been wiling away his spare time sculpting a team of voluptuous, sassy female Dwarf fantasy football players. You have to…

Hail Caesar available for Army Builder

Dom Hine of the Army Builder community volunteered to help us and through his hard work and diligence not only has he made the army lists from the main Bolt…

Warlord Games Open Day!

Warlord Games is going to be running an extra special open day here in the wargames capital of the world, Nottingham on July 27th.   Warlord HQ shares a building with the…

More Facebook previews

If you still haven’t ‘liked’ our Facebook page these work in progress shots we showed off a few weeks ago may have passed you by. These two vehicles are due…