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by theoldschool
Thu Aug 09, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How was Claymore??
Replies: 21
Views: 6119

[quote="sharnydubs"]And does anyone know what judging criteria are used for demo games ?Peter[/quote] Peter Unlike a lot of other shows Claymore judges displays across a range of criteria: painting, modelling, support material, PR and tidiness (I think there may be one other category) for a total of...
by theoldschool
Fri Aug 03, 2007 10:54 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Painting for gaming
Replies: 8
Views: 5409

Painting for gaming

There has been some very interesting discussion across on the WW2 board about painting so I thought I would add my extra tuppence worth here, which seems a more appropriate place for it. I agree with Barry that there is a disturbing trend away from criticism of any kind, maybe it's a reflection on s...
by theoldschool
Wed Aug 01, 2007 10:23 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: 28mm WWII Brit and German artillery crew.
Replies: 14
Views: 8338

Gary The figures are really good. I think Barry has a point that perhaps the mid tone could be a bit stronger to hold the rest of the work together. The only thing I'm not sure about is the colour of the helmets, it seems at odds with the rest of the figure and looks a bit too green, but that may be...
by theoldschool
Fri Apr 22, 2005 7:47 pm
Forum: WW2 General
Topic: Flames of War
Replies: 30
Views: 13157

First a quick introduction. Name, Pat Connor, 30-odd years' gaming and responsible for 'converting' Barry to the more reasonable elements of FOW. I never cease to be amazed at the level of emotion generated by discussions on the 'best' set of WW2 rules. I have played several WW2 rule sets: Rapid Fir...