Darkest Africa Tribal Warriors in hideous masks

Darkest Africa Tribal Warriors in hideous masks

Recently I painted some Darkest Africa Tribal Warriors in hideous masks. The miniatures are from Foundry. They are all metal and nicely sculpted. Well, you won’t expect anything different from Foundry. I really like their stuff. I had a lot of fun painting and basing the tribal warriors. They are suitable for colonial wargaming. But you could also use them for Pulp gaming in the Dark … Show me more

Jungle terrain for wargaming

Jungle terrain for wargaming

Today I want to show you how to make jungle terrain for wargaming. I always prefer terrain pieces, which are useable for several occasions. So I decided to built pieces of different size and shape to add some variety to the table.   For the large and medium pieces, I used Styrodur as a base. After cutting the Styrodur in shape, I coated it using a … Show me more

The Kaiser’s Elephants – a scenario for Triumph & Tragedy

The Kaiser’s Elephants – a scenario for Triumph & Tragedy

Recently I finished the Kaiser’s Elephants – a scenario for Triumph & Tragedy. A Long time ago I had the idea of a scenario, which simulates big game hunting in Africa. But I also want to have some struggle between two armies. So I came up with the idea of a skirmish between poachers and the German Schutztruppe. This was my first scenario ever, so … Show me more

How to build a modular river for wargaming

How to build a modular river for wargaming

For my Darkest Africa campaign I need some kind of modular river for wargaming. Especially for games like Pulp Alley a river offers some nice gameplay options. Bridges, crocodiles and shallow water also add some kind of fluff to the game. And you can’t have too much scenery in our hobby. So maybe you would like to check out our jungle tree tutorial as well. In the first step I … Show me more

Colonial wargaming in Darkest Africa

Colonial wargaming in Darkest Africa

Colonial wargaming in Darkest Africa is a common theme among wargamers. Of cours there are other theaters aswell. But I personally prefer the dark continent. Cannibals, wild animals and other mysteries. You have to love it. The rules There are a lot of rules for colonial wargaming. My favorite one is Triumph & Tragedy (mostly known as T&T) made by Björn Reichel and Christian Steimel. In addition … Show me more