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SquireBev20 Jun 2017 6:14 a.m. PST

The Sealion supplement for Bolt Action has rekindled my interest in putting together a force for VBCW – ideally a civilian militia bolstered by a section or two of regulars.

So, what are my options, figures-wise? I'm not averse to using First World War models, as I quite like the look of the peaked caps.

So far I've looked at:
Mutton Chop
Woodbine Design
Footsore
Great War Miniatures
Warlord Games (BEF)

Are there any others I've missed? Any particular goodies I should be on the lookout for?

Cheers.

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian20 Jun 2017 6:19 a.m. PST

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willthepiper20 Jun 2017 6:26 a.m. PST

Pulp Figures has pulpy interwar Highlanders:
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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse20 Jun 2017 7:14 a.m. PST

Look at the Spartacists and Red Sailors made by Tsuba.

Captain dEwell20 Jun 2017 7:15 a.m. PST

SquireBev, your dreams just came true.

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Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP20 Jun 2017 7:40 a.m. PST

Check out this web site: vbcwminisguide.blogspot.co.uk

And learn all you wanted to know but were afraid to ask on the VBCW Forum: vbcf.freeforums.org/index.php

Jim

15mm and 28mm Fanatik20 Jun 2017 7:43 a.m. PST

Crusader Miniatures cover early war quite well for most nationalities:

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SquireBev20 Jun 2017 8:00 a.m. PST

Brilliant, thanks chaps.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse20 Jun 2017 8:05 a.m. PST

I forgot to add Foundry to my list.

Norman D Landings20 Jun 2017 8:30 a.m. PST

Perry's mounted and dismounted Yeomanry for your cavalry elements.

Empress Miniatures Sponsoring Member of TMP21 Jun 2017 5:19 a.m. PST

Also worth checking out is the SCW range on the Empress site as it was the original go to range when the vBCW concept began a few years back.

Check the Jazz Age room as well for some very interesting vehicles as well as Mutton Chop.

Infact have a good look around as there is a huge amount of relevant stuff as we are into the Interwar period : )

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Cheers,
Paul

EricThe Shed21 Jun 2017 6:51 a.m. PST

Check out this link – it has all the ranges you are looking for


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uglyfatbloke21 Jun 2017 8:52 a.m. PST

Another vote for Crusader; most of SWMBO's early war Canadians/Brits are Crusader and they've got buckets of character.

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