A few weeks ago now Warlord games released the latest USA walker to hit the K47 scene the Pondskater. Here at K.O. we were so excited about it that we thought we would give it a few games to really get to know the unit before we wrote this post so hold onto your hats […]Read more "Pondering the Pondskater"
So after some time with Mother Russia’s finest I finally managed to get past real life and arrange a 1250 point K47 game. This was against Nick one of our resident Brit players who said: “I’m bringing an armoured platoon for a laugh tonight” And my simple thought in reply was: “Ok then, you’re on!” […]Read more "Stomping All Over the World – USA Walker Platoon Revisited"
Hi all, at the weekend there was a one day Konflikt ’47 event in Bedworth, near Coventry. Our TO asked for themed lists complete with a back story and players were allowed to select a single tank platoon or up two reinforced platoons from either Konflikt ’47 books released to date. I wasn’t initially playing […]Read more "Running a Tank Platoon in 1250 point tournament"
I was off on holiday over the recent school break in the UK and having been a bit frustrated with the paucity of my K47 hobby output I decided to set myself a challenge. I’ve had a planned Desert Raiding force for my US rangers for some time now. My vision was for a force […]Read more "Painting an Army in three days.."
**This review brought to you thanks to the kind support of Clockwork Goblin** The final of the first book’s USA medium walkers has arrived, and my goodness was it worth the wait! The model This is the last of the first book’s Grizzly chassis variants, and the model matches that simplicity. It is in essence […]Read more "Apex Predators – M8A4 Bruin Support Walker"
So, the fun toy we’ve all been waiting for is finally here. The Jackal has 2 variants, the base one, with just machine gun is the M5A5. I honestly see no reason not to upgrade to the M5A6 – which adds an infantry flamethrower. Yes, a flamethrower, on a jump walker. But before we get […]Read more "USA Army – Apex Predators – M5A5/6 Jackal Light Walker"
So, now we’ve been doing this a while we’ve been thinking about how to encourage people from starters to beyond! This will be part 1 of the article focusing on what to do with your starter, part 2 will cover expanding out with additional units. I think the starter set for the USA is a […]Read more "Getting Started in Konflikt ’47 – USA Part 1 – Welcome to the Army!"
Continuing the excellent wave of USA releases this month is the USA Firefly Jump Troops. I was eagerly awaiting these as my plan for several months has been a full jump army with these, the new US Airborne plastics (including all the weapons teams you can build from them) and the jump walkers, using the Mudskipper and […]Read more "USA Army – Firefly Jump Infantry review."
So finally the USA gets some love in the release schedule (with the Firefly Jump Troops also released) and we see that Uncle Sam’s plan to deal with the weird and wonderful creations of super science is lead poisoning, avalible in a variety of calibers and velocities. As part of that plan comes the excellent Kodiak Medium […]Read more "USA Army – Apex Predators – Kodiak Medium Walker"