August 26, 2016

Fridays with Farley...a Dose of Useless Tidbits

From Figure Painter Magazine publisher Robot Pigeon Publishing comes an all new gaming magazine. Initiative Magazine is a new digital publication focusing on boardgames, RPG's and Skirmish and Wargames and the miniature figures that accompany them.

Initiative Magazine Issue 2 is now available for download
from the publisher..
We have another fantastic tutorial from Andy Wardle, this time on blood splatter effects. Sean Fulton continues his Back to Basics series and Marko has another fantastic terrain article for us. Kyle continues to explore the excellent Rubicon Kits, alongside a tutorial on how he paints his. Our Gamezone this month looks at Twisted and we have event reports from Gencon and Agram 2016. Alongside this we have some other excellent articles for you. I do hope you enjoy this issue, we certainly have in putting it together.

Don't Miss!
World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous
Oct. 1-2, 2016 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio

Commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I in Europe as one of the nation's premier historical aviation events brings the excitement and adrenaline of early air power to Ohio. The World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous features vintage original and reproduction WWI aircraft, radio-controlled models, era automobiles, period re-enactors, educational activities and a collector's show. This flying event is offered by the museum and the Great War Aeroplanes Association. FREE admission and parking. More Info HERE

Can't Wait!
A new video  game for Xbox & PS4 is coming this fall from EA...

The press release...
While many video games are pushing their stories toward the future, the classic franchise Battlefield is stepping back to revisit the past. Publisher Electronic Arts announced Battlefield 1, the latest chapter in the military action series that will take players to the battlefields of World War I. It 
launches October 21 for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Battlefield 1 takes you back to The Great War, WW1, where new technology and worldwide conflict changed the face of warfare forever. Take part in every battle, control every massive vehicle, and execute every maneuver that turns an entire fight around. The whole world is at war – see what’s beyond the trenches.

Found on FaceBook!
Plastic Toy Soldier Collectors International...
As the name implies this is a  group of collectors posting all kinds of figures, images of their collections, news & views and all kinds for neat stuff to feed your plastic passions!
Find them HERE

Sneak Peek Quickies
RFC Pilot in WW1 1/10th Scale Resin Bust- Fall 
1/35th scale Plastic GIs- Fall

American Civil War Union Infantry 28mm plastic figures from Perry Miniatures- Fall
It's Friday & that means..IT'S THE WEEKEND!!
Cleaning up and goin' out on the town! Then over to Michigan Toy Soldier for a fix!

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