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marco56 Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2015 8:15 a.m. PST

Someone posted on their forum that they are going out of business. Anyone else heard this?
Mark

Who asked this joker18 Jun 2015 8:24 a.m. PST

First I heard of it. You sure that's not old news from back in the day of the parting of Tony Reidy?

EDIT Looks like they are closing down the Colorado location. Some restructuring going on as well in another post.

hocklermp518 Jun 2015 8:36 a.m. PST

The Site Administrator Paul at WGF in the Forum News section says "not true". Far from it. They are reaching a distribution deal with Warlord to break into the European market. Sales are up over last year too. Check out the WGF website Forum as I expect there will be lots on this subject.

Personal logo Grunt1861 Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2015 8:46 a.m. PST

I like hocklermp5's answer.

marco56 Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2015 9:12 a.m. PST

Yeah I just read that too.That's very good news.
Mark

kallman18 Jun 2015 9:24 a.m. PST

Yes seems to me that things are going well for them and they are hugely popular at the HMGS shows.

Personal logo Cheriton Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2015 12:08 p.m. PST

Maybe it was this posting yesterday in the TMP Marketplace?

Selling off the last of our Wargames Factory.

NickNorthStar on 18th Century Marketplace

TMP link

Simply Nick announcing a stock reduction, interesting how rumors get started, wot?

Cheers,

guinness

Who asked this joker18 Jun 2015 12:09 p.m. PST

Glad to see they are doing fine.

Zargon Inactive Member18 Jun 2015 12:10 p.m. PST

Yes I think old news, and them striking a deal with Warlord is also good news. Their horses for the Persian cavalry ar some of the best plastic horses ever (they need tp finish this range off too) and although not brilliant plastics I think they are more than adequate and besides the older kits and the Spanish Succession horses (no bases and hard to glue to any bases) they are great to build and paint for fairly cheap (and if you put a little effort into the paint up) very pretty looking figures. So good luck and long lived to them.
Cheers and what are they planing to release next?

Black Cavalier18 Jun 2015 12:31 p.m. PST

If WGF is making a European distribution deal with Warlord, I certainly understand why North star is clearing out their stuff.

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian18 Jun 2015 4:35 p.m. PST

Definitely some restructuring going on. Personally, I miss the old crew… (not Tony, the post-Tony crew…)

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