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Spanner01 Feb 2018 9:35 a.m. PST

Forged in Battle have posted on Facebook that they are launching their War & Empire III: Dark Ages on Saturday 3 February at 12.00 GMT.

They are looking to increase their range with another 8 armies: Vikings, Normans, Anglo-Saxons, Late Roman, Palmyran, Hun, Justinian Byzantine and Arab.

JARROVIAN Supporting Member of TMP01 Feb 2018 10:42 a.m. PST

Thanks for that

Mars Miniatures01 Feb 2018 11:41 a.m. PST

Yup, this is the one Ive been waiting for.
I dont like backing kickstarters, but this is one I will go big on.

McWong7301 Feb 2018 12:46 p.m. PST

The last two were well run, backing this is a no brainer for me.

Spanner01 Feb 2018 12:54 p.m. PST

Actually, there are 16 armies covered in the KS.

link

Redcurrant01 Feb 2018 2:37 p.m. PST

I have heavily backed the first 2 kickstarters, they were both well run and produced excellent figures.

I probably wont go so deep into this one as I already have many of the armies, but there are still 2 or 3 that appeal to me.

Count me in (again)

JARROVIAN Supporting Member of TMP01 Feb 2018 8:10 p.m. PST

Me too Redcurrant. Last Kickstarter I bought one army, but multiple units to replace or slot into existing armies. Terrain features and generals were good too.
Have a look at their Facebook site, there is a 9 minute video of some painted masters. The Vikings particularly look characterful. They're also going to do the same as last time and re-open the 1st two Kickstarter's with this one.
If you want to see quality, look at their previous ranges and view their Achaemenid Bactrian infantry, some of the best character sculpts I've seen in 15mm. Middle Imperial Romans were excellent too.

JARROVIAN Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2018 6:21 a.m. PST

Already funded, 1st stretch goal reached.

HANS GRUBER03 Feb 2018 11:59 a.m. PST

Some beautiful figures. I watched the video, and was quite impressed. I just wish some of the ranges weren't primarily based on 1970s WRG, such as the Sassanids. I say this as a big fan of the War & Empire range and WRG.

The Last Conformist03 Feb 2018 12:37 p.m. PST

Skipped the first two ones, but will back this one – mostly to pick up stuff from the back catalogue, funnily enough.

JARROVIAN Supporting Member of TMP04 Feb 2018 9:49 a.m. PST

Had a look 'in the flesh' of the painted figures at York show today. Every bit as good as the video.

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