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Author Topic: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project ~ Palazzo mini project update 10/10/18  (Read 11164 times)

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #30 on: March 06, 2018, 11:30:40 PM »
Not hanging around are you?  ;)

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #31 on: March 07, 2018, 08:28:23 PM »
Not hanging around are you?  ;)
Am focused by impending hip replacement, although original date has been deferred.
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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #32 on: March 13, 2018, 08:26:40 AM »
Very Large Ordnance, by Games Workshop ~

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project ~ Command base added
« Reply #33 on: March 16, 2018, 10:19:09 AM »
Making use of some odd figures to make a base for a Sub-General ~



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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #34 on: March 16, 2018, 11:56:22 AM »
This is a very nice project - well done. :-*

I notice that you are basing the figure in groups - what rules are you using?

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #35 on: March 16, 2018, 04:19:22 PM »
Some very nice based figures you have there.

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project ~ Command base added
« Reply #36 on: March 16, 2018, 04:40:29 PM »
Making use of some odd figures to make a base for a Sub-General ~



More thoughts over on my blog ~
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Fantastic thread!  :o :o :o Nice find using the FR gunners. What make is the sword wielding fellow in the above picture?

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #37 on: March 16, 2018, 09:35:44 PM »
To answer the questions:-
1. Rules?
    We shall use a mash up of Neil Thomas’ rules ~ Ancient & Medieval and Pike & Shotte ~ together with our own additions. In this case an ‘army’ can be as few as 8 bases.
2. The figure in question.
    From a now defunct range for The Orc’s Nest in London. I got it via a second hand figure stand at Wargamer because it was sculpted by Matt.
« Last Edit: March 17, 2018, 06:52:59 AM by Yankeepedlar01 »

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #38 on: March 17, 2018, 09:18:06 AM »
Fantastic stuff David, I'm a big fan of Neil Thomas's rules as well, can't wait to see them in action :)

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project ~ Cesare Borgia added
« Reply #39 on: March 19, 2018, 04:10:46 PM »
The base for the overall command in my Italian Wars collection, Cesare Borgia ~

As ever, more over on the blog.
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Andrew Taylor of Antediluvian Miniatures kindly provided me with the figure to use as the Pope in my Italian Wars collection. He is from their latest character set sculpted by Matt ~

There is a little more about him over on my blog of course.
David

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #41 on: March 24, 2018, 01:40:15 PM »
Wonderful stuff.

I've been painting that same horse you have Cesare Borgia sitting on this week, though with a different figure mounted on it. With all those tassels and wotnot it was a right bloody pain. Lots of mistakes and retouchings.  So respect. :)

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Re: Yankeepedlar’s Italian Wars Project
« Reply #42 on: March 26, 2018, 09:19:08 PM »
Wonderful stuff.

I've been painting that same horse you have Cesare Borgia sitting on this week, though with a different figure mounted on it. With all those tassels and wotnot it was a right bloody pain. Lots of mistakes and retouchings.  So respect. :)
Thanks Plynkes! The horse in question was a real challenge in white, more than once I wished I’d chosen a bay. Next, a base of Italian spearman I’ve just finished ~
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Not the best of pictures I know, but that’s everything to date. Please note the buildings are in a state of unfinishedness!

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Lovely! Is there to be more, for a big old mass-battle, or is this to be a more skirmishy sort of affair?

Either way, I'm looking forward to seeing you and Phil lock horns.






 

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