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Offline Admiral Benbow

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #15 on: May 27, 2009, 02:39:41 PM »
Grand report, nice figures, terrain and machinery extraordinaire!
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Offline Sinewgrab

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #16 on: May 27, 2009, 04:23:22 PM »
The factory buildings were from a set of molds I put together.

TC; we did get a lot of people coming over to take a look. Quite a few people assumed (due to the "England Invaded" sign I'm sure) that we were doing Operation Sealion. All the comments I got back were very positive and quite a few people took serious interest in the availability of the rules.

All in all it was a very fun weekend.

More reports this afternoon.

Which system are you using again?
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Offline Skrapwelder

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #17 on: May 27, 2009, 04:48:17 PM »
Valor, Steel & Flesh by Bob Charrette and available from Brigade Games.

Offline myincubliss

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #18 on: May 27, 2009, 05:40:20 PM »
Are there any closer-up piccies of the giant ape available?

Offline Bullshott

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #19 on: May 27, 2009, 07:50:10 PM »
Excellent game Mike

This is what VSF is all about. Must get my jagermonsters finished ...
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Offline Mr.J

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #20 on: May 27, 2009, 08:34:34 PM »
That looks superb! I am rapidly being drawn into VSF!!
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Offline froboyharrell

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #21 on: May 27, 2009, 10:18:16 PM »
And my Fenians would have been victorious if not for Rich leaving the game a bit for a G&T.  Pete stepped in, and his dice-fu decimated me! 
Have no fear, my terrier is still alive and will nip at their heels in retribution!
It was a stupendous game and Mike did a great job.  I did venture in and purchased the rules at Brigade.  What a blast!  I've been a sucker for VSF since my days as a kid playing the Space 1889 RPG.
At some point, I'll put up some of the piccies I got of my side of the table.
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« Reply #22 on: May 27, 2009, 10:53:20 PM »

Hauptmann Affe Onkel - Commander of the Jagermonsters. Made with minimal changes to a Reaper Chronopia figure.

I didn't see the dog chewing on the monkey's ankle until I was going through pictures on Monday.

Thanks everyone for such kind words. I'll try and get the las tthree reports up tonight.

Offline Alfrik

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #23 on: May 28, 2009, 04:52:33 AM »
Brick buildings were speed painted, the walls of all the brick buildings took 20 minutes, Slate roofs took about 5 minutes as well as all of the stone walls used. Window trim and doors took Much longer though..

http://armoredink.blogspot.com/2009/05/speed-painting-brick-walls.html

More information on how to speed paint the bricks at the link.
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Offline richarDISNEY

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #24 on: May 28, 2009, 01:54:35 PM »
How the heck did you miss the dog?  We were laughing about it fer a while.  Thats why we asked if there were stats for the pup!

Great game, BTW...!
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Offline Hitman

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Re: England Invaded, Episode 2, Ashford Station
« Reply #25 on: May 29, 2009, 02:33:18 AM »
Once again...more great looking game table. Keep the photos coming.
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