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Abwehrschlacht07 Jan 2013 1:15 p.m. PST

I made a wood terrain tile for Square Bashing, here is how I did it on my latest blog post, please enjoy!!

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Oddball07 Jan 2013 1:25 p.m. PST

I like it. Has that shattered forest look from the photos.

Abwehrschlacht07 Jan 2013 1:39 p.m. PST

Thanks Oddball, that's what I was going for, I'm glad you think I've achieved it!

martin goddard Sponsoring Member of TMP07 Jan 2013 1:45 p.m. PST

You have captured the gauntness of the western front battlefield.. this should be in a show game. do say you will put on a square bashing game at a show??

Martin

Abwehrschlacht07 Jan 2013 1:54 p.m. PST

Thanks Martin! You really think so? It could be a possibility at some point, but I always think the stuff at shows is way way way better than anything I could produce! and my opponent makes even better terrain than I do. When I see his stuff, I just want to bin all mine! :)

Personal logo Ambush Alley Games Sponsoring Member of TMP07 Jan 2013 2:15 p.m. PST

What a beautiful piece of terrain – very gaunt, stark, and shattered looking. Great work, sir!

Shawn.

Abwehrschlacht07 Jan 2013 2:25 p.m. PST

Thanks Shawn! Glad you liked it!

Wargamer Blue08 Jan 2013 2:49 a.m. PST

I like that a lot and you have given me a great idea.

Personal logo vtsaogames Supporting Member of TMP08 Jan 2013 6:39 a.m. PST

Very nice.

VicCina Supporting Member of TMP08 Jan 2013 7:32 a.m. PST

The piece looks great! Do you find the tile to be difficult to store?

martin goddard Sponsoring Member of TMP08 Jan 2013 10:51 a.m. PST

What show are you nearest too. we can team up??

Martin

Abwehrschlacht08 Jan 2013 11:57 a.m. PST

Thanks guys, your comments mean a lot!

VicCina, yes this is pretty tough to store, but it goes in a high sided plastic storage box for safe keeping!

Martin, I have PMed you.

Personal logo Martin Rapier Supporting Member of TMP09 Jan 2013 7:08 a.m. PST

Nice job. An easier to store option is just to make shattered trees – I did a load from hedge clippings stuck onto pennies.

Any sort of 'wood' which consists of shell craters and shattered tree stumps looks fairly horrifying.

My WW1 buldings are mostly piles of rubble too.

Abwehrschlacht09 Jan 2013 8:48 a.m. PST

Thanks Martin, that's a good idea and probably something I will probably do in the future, this was a kind of learning proccess. My village for Square bashing is just a few small walls and lots of rubble:

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Personal logo Martin Rapier Supporting Member of TMP09 Jan 2013 9:09 a.m. PST

You could even store the extra trees in your tree piece storage box!

Abwehrschlacht09 Jan 2013 10:57 a.m. PST

Would that be like a tree piece suite?

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