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|New release time is here again and we have the following available from this Saturday:|
SBX12 Heavy Assault Gun Company
GBX27 8.8cm PaK43 Platoon (Cruciform, 2 guns)
GE101 Hetzer tank-hunter
GE275 Maultier (resin, x2)
GE723 Panzergrenadier Platoon (late)
This week we also have quite a lot of news and articles.
John-Paul explains the forthcoming Mid War Monsters project. We have some job opportunities with our United Kingdom and New Zealand offices and we announce the winners of our Poll prizes. Chris takes a look at the upcoming Feldgendarmerie miniatures for the Sicherungs & Walküre Intelligence Briefing.
For articles we continues with the Eastern Front theme with a look at the fielding Cossacks in late war, Rich Hamilton takes a look at the Soviet landing in the Crimea as they begin its liberation, and the Schwere Panzerregiment Bäke Intelligence Briefing goes official.
We also have two tournament reports form opposite ends of the globe.
Finally we review another of Osprey’s April releases.
This Saturday (25 April) is ANZAC day, Australia and New Zealand’s war remembrance day, so take a moment to remember those who have served and fallen for your country.
The new Feldgendarmerie miniatures for the Sicherungskompanie will be available soon. This week we tank a look at what you will get.
UK Customer Service & Warehouse Opportunities
The UK office needs you! – Opportunities to join the Battlefront family...
UK Customer Service & Warehouse Opportunities…
Website Assistant New Zealand Opportunity
The NZ office needs you! – Opportunities to join the Battlefront family...
Website Assistant Opportunity…
2009 Poll Prize Winners
And the 2009 Battlefront Poll Prize Winners are...
2009 Poll Prize Winners…
Flames Of War in other languages...
|Mid War Monsters|
John-Paul explains this exciting new project.
Mid War Monsters…
|Guards Cossacks |
Phil introduces the Gvardeyskiy Kazachiy Polk (Guards Cossack Regiment) for late war Soviet Cavalry forces.
Additional stocks of Cossacks are being shipped out to our warehouses this week.
|Objective: Festung Crimea|
In late 1943 to early 1944 the Soviets returned to the Crimea to wrest it from the Germans and Romanians. Rich Hamilton takes a look at the Kerch-Eltigen Operation.
Objective: Festung Crimea…
|Schwere Panzerregiment Bäke |
Schwere Panzerregiment Bäke was formed in late 1943 from independent units and portions of larger formations in reserve that were hurriedly flung together to act as a mobile reserve. They took part in the fighting for both the Korsun and Hube's pockets in early 1944.
This Briefing goes Official this week and thanks for all the feedback.
Schwere Panzerregiment Bäke…
This week we have report from two recent tournaments, one in New Zealand and one from Poland.
33rd New Zealand NatCon Report
Rob Shirley reports on the 33rd New Zealand NatCon held on 10-12 April 2009 in Hamilton.
33rd New Zealand NatCon Report…
|Tournament Report, Szczecin, Poland|
On 18 of April 2009, we held the first Flames of War tournament in our region.
Tournament Report, Szczecin, Poland…
|Book Review ~ Kriegsmarine Coastal Forces |
Wayne takes a look at Osprey's Kriegsmarine Coastal Forces, New Vanguard 151.
Kriegsmarine Coastal Forces…
Fall Recruits 09
Market Garden 65 is the Fall Recruits 09 Flames Of War tournament. It is themed to the Market Garden battle in celebration of the 65th anniversary of the event.
Fall Recruits 09...
2nd European Championship IWF
The 2nd European Championship IWF – Rome 2009 (9-12 of July 2009).
2nd European Championship IWF...
Flames Of War Mid War less than 1500pts. Venue: Macandrew Intermediate School, 213 Macandrew Road, South Dunedin.
HISTORINE - Tournament
2 & 3 May, Maison des associations de Floirac (Bordeaux 33), France. 1500 points Middle & Late War.
HISTORINE - Tournament...
UK Games Expo 2009
Following on from the last 3 years successful tournaments there will be another large Battlefront UK Flames Of War Tournament this year the UK Games Expo held on Sunday 7 June.
UK Games Expo 2009...
NZ Mid War Tournament
Battlefront Miniatures Presents New Zealand’s Mid War Grand Tournament. A two-day event on Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 June 2009.
NZ Mid War Tournament...
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US Nationals event notices Battlefront USA Events...
|March's New Releases |
In Shops 14 March
AC006 HS 129 Aircraft Flight
SBX11 76mm ZIS-3 Artillery Battalion
SU160 ZSU Lend Lease M17 MGMC
TD020 505. Schwere Panzerabtielung
In Shops 28 March
SBX06 T-34/85 Company
GBX26 7.5cm PaK40 auf RSO Platoon
SU092 IS-2 obr 1943
SU736 Sapper Company
GE735 Mortar Platoon (Grenadiers, Late)
|April's New Releases |
In Shops 11 April
GBX29 FlaK Bunkers
SU402 Ford JPA (Amphibious) Jeep (x3)
SU104 M10 Lend Lease
SU543 85mm obr 1939 gun
SU747 Spetsnaz Platoon
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