Archive for the ‘Readymade / Kit Scenery’ Category

Wargames Scenery / Terrain – Bunkers

Posted: 20th March 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: Richard Stebbing A common feature of battlefields in the 20th century and later wars is the concrete bunker and their relatives, such as the pill box. As such, they make a great addition to any WW2 wargames terrain you may have. Also, the concrete bunker is quite at home in many science fiction [...]

Wargames Scenery / Terrain – Trees and Woods

Posted: 13th March 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: MatthewJCarter After hills, trees and woods are probably the next most common and useful item to have as scenery on your wargames battlefield. Perfect for hiding behind, blocking line of sight or ambushes from the woods (Wood Elves anyone?) they are all round useful, especially as terrain for Warhammer, WW2 or other historic [...]

Wargames Scenery / Terrain – Buildings

Posted: 12th March 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: shoe the Linux Librarian Whatever gaming system you play, at some point you are going to want a building or two as terrain for your battlefield. Buildings provide cover, protect units, direct the enemy into traps, can be garrisoned with your troops and generally add to the atmosphere of a game. The bleak [...]

Wargames Scenery – Ruined Buildings

Posted: 27th February 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: shoe the Linux Librarian One of the most evocative types of wargames terrain you can have is the ruined building. Whether it is a ruined French house in a WW2 setting, a collapsed watch tower from Lord of The Rings, a burnt out half timbered Empire inn from Warhammer or the blasted remnants [...]

Wargames Scenery – Walls, Hedges, Fences and Barriers

Posted: 27th February 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: Rob the moment Walls, fences, barriers – all useful (vital?) items of wargames scenery / terrain for provide your troops cover on the battlefield, whether you are playing warhammer, warhammer 40K or any other system – the look of the barrier may change, but its purpose will be the same. Short sections of [...]

Wargames Scenery – Hills

Posted: 27th February 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: shoe the Linux Librarian No wargames battlefield is complete without a hill or two, be it WW2, Napoleonic or Warhammer or Warhammer 40k. Hills provide somewhere for your ranged weapons or missile troops to sit to give them vantage over the battlefield, somewhere for units to hide behind. Attacking forces have to assault [...]

Wargames Scenery / Terrain – Readymade and kit form.

Posted: 27th February 2011 by wargamesscenery in Readymade / Kit Scenery

photo credit: miteyheroes Not everyone  has the time or inclination to make all their own wargames scenery / terrain from scratch, and there is a whole industry out there that has grown up to support them, from the heavy weights such as Games Workshop to one man bands hand crafting or casting their own scenery to sell [...]