As most Bolt Action players will tell you, the new hotness is Operation: Sealion, a new what if style campaign book in the Bolt Action universe (ish!) However, knowing that there is several people who like to borrow (or outright steal!) The beat ideas from other areas, I thought id look at the book from […]Read more "What can K47 players take from Sealion?"
After a brief hiatus the time has come to paint my Mammoth. There’s an article on building the mammoth where you can see that I’ve undercoated the beast in Olive Grey Green. This has then been given a gloss varnish to try and protect the paint against rubbing and chipping. The next step […]Read more "Soviet Steel – Painting the Mammoth"
One of the early releases for the German forces in 1947 you can find our review of the kit here but now I’m going to take a look at the rules for these stalwarts of the Wehrmacht Turning to page 129 of your K47 rule book we can see for 100 points you get 5 […]Read more "German Fury – Wehrmacht Heavy Infantry "
Next up in our series looking at the Konflikt 47 starter boxes we have the Germans! The German army in K47 is not that different to its Bolt Action cousin, it’s a core of well trained, well equipped infantry backed up by the finest tanks 9and now walkers!) the Wehrmacht can muster. So taking a […]Read more "German Fury – The German starter set for Konflikt 47 "
As I’m sure you are aware earlier this year warlord released its first ‘paper panzer’ the Panzerkampfwagen VIII Maus! This beast of a tank is rumoured to have seen limited combat at the very end of the Second World War and is still the heaviest tank ever produced, warlord did an excellent write up of […]Read more "Maus in the house"
So, in part 1 we covered the starter set and a good solid 750 point starter army. This article explores how to build from there to 1000 points. I’m going to divide this into 2 areas – additions and replacements, with additions being units within the single normal reinforced platoon structure and replacements being ones that replace […]Read more "Getting Started in Konflikt ’47 – USA Part 2 – Tell Me No Lies, G.I.!"
Recently I’ve written about the KV-1 Heavy tank by warlord games, the very successful Russian tank that came into service in 1939. In that post I mentioned how the KV-1’s greatest enemy was it’s weight, which massively hindered it’s ability to get where it was needed. As tank and vehicle technology advanced during […]Read more "Soviet Steel – The IS2 Heavy Tank"