Monthly Archives: October 2009

Impetus Battle Report – Milan’s Revenge

It was time to throw down the 15mm medievals again. During our last engagement, John Stockwood’s Free Company had driven the Italian Condotta from the field, demoralized and humiliated. The disposed King Rene of Provence had hired Stockwood to secure … Continue reading

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Free Company Reinforcements: Step One

After playing our first 15mm medieval game of Impetus, Chris and I had discussed expanding the armies from 200 points to 300 points. Frankly, I was ready to rest on my laurels for a week or so and paint some … Continue reading

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15mm Medieval Warfare – Humble Beginnings

It has been a long time coming. A number of people in the group are taking part in a 15mm medieval project for Impetus, and Chris E. and I in particular have started working towards getting our armies on the … Continue reading

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Basing Units for Impetus

Some people (i.e. two) have asked me how I base my units for Impetus. Following the advice of Keir, I took photos as I did the basework on the Carthaginians. These photos follow my progression as I worked on 10mm … Continue reading

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Hannibal’s Carthaginians

I had originally intended to use these models to build an army for Warmaster Ancients. Unfortunately, a couple of weeks after the models arrived in the mail, my primary opponent moved away. It’s taken almost two years to finally get … Continue reading

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Impetus Battle Report – Parthian Ambush

After Shapur’s field army had been crushed and routed, the scorned Parthian general was eager for revenge. He quickly amassed a new force from his southern holdings and marched towards the Roman encampment. While en route, Shapur’s scouts returned with … Continue reading

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Carthaginian Army Almost Complete

Since moving into my new house at the end of Summer, I’ve had a hard time trying to get back into the painting groove. However, the guys and I have all made a concerted effort to get back on the … Continue reading

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