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Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 6:36 a.m. PST

What are the Top 5 board games that you have you painted the pieces and used in miniatures games? Even if you just bought spare parts and didn't canabalise a full game for them.

The starting list is just the ones I've used, you have to nominate others if you've used them and want to see them in the poll!

Axis & Allies
Fortress America
Mighty Empires
Shogun
Supremacy

Old Contemptibles29 Oct 2018 6:44 a.m. PST

Britannia (classic Avalon Hill version)

Phil Hall29 Oct 2018 6:47 a.m. PST

If you can find it the Napoleonic version of Risk

cloudcaptain29 Oct 2018 7:01 a.m. PST

Star Wars Risk (Rebellion)
Star Wars Risk: Clone Wars
Risk Godstorm
Risk Europe (medieval)
Risk 2210 AD

Wackmole9 Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 7:03 a.m. PST

Buck rogers in the 21st century

Winston Smith29 Oct 2018 7:25 a.m. PST

Battle Cry

Sgt Slag29 Oct 2018 7:31 a.m. PST

Battle Masters
Lionheart

cloudcaptain29 Oct 2018 7:32 a.m. PST

Buck Rogers Battle for the 25th Century …but agreed!

Please delete me29 Oct 2018 7:49 a.m. PST

The Witcher Adventure game
Fallout Board game
Western Legends (currently in process)

lloydthegamer Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 8:09 a.m. PST

Firefly, haven't painted them yet, but the ship minis are great.

rustymusket29 Oct 2018 8:40 a.m. PST

Travel Battle minis to use for Command and Colors Napoleonics (and Travel Battle).

Allen5729 Oct 2018 9:12 a.m. PST

Cthulhu Wars, working on them.
Conan
Battle Cry
Samurai Battles Zvezda
Cyclades

P.S. Did not know Britannia had miniatures

khanscom29 Oct 2018 9:33 a.m. PST

I haven't done it, but "History of the World" has a LOT of pieces with potential.

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 9:34 a.m. PST

P.S. Did not know Britannia had miniatures

Polls used for the power of good!

mwindsorfw29 Oct 2018 9:39 a.m. PST

+1 for Mr. Hall.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 10:08 a.m. PST

Battle Cry and both the Napoleonic and the Tricorne versions of Risk.

roving bandit29 Oct 2018 11:36 a.m. PST

Heroquest
Dark World
Battle Masters
Lionheart
The American Civil War, Eagle-gryphon games

That would be my top 5. I have raided many other games too.

Huscarle29 Oct 2018 11:57 a.m. PST

Fury of Dracula
Zombicide Black Plague
Cthulhu Wars (not played a game yet)

I was wondering about painting up the Daleks in my Dr Who RISK…

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 12:51 p.m. PST

Dreamblade inlgames.com/uts02.JPG
Dr. Who Risk inlgames.com/exterm.htm
Hey! That's My Fish! inlgames.com/pingu.htm
Moongha Invaders inlgames.com/moongha.htm


Honourable Mention:
HeroScape, HeroClix, and MTG: Planeswalkers really these are miniatures games, not board games, but sometimes they are counted as board games.

rmaker29 Oct 2018 3:37 p.m. PST

We used the ships from Broadsides for playtesting Don't Give Up The Ship, but we didn't paint them.

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2018 4:02 p.m. PST

Oh that reminds me:
Broadsides.

I did paint them for Man O War!

DOUGKL29 Oct 2018 4:45 p.m. PST

The AWI\SYW version of Risk.

Mooseworks829 Oct 2018 5:48 p.m. PST

Memoir '44
Battlelore
Battlelore – Battles of Westeros
Battlelore 2
Wrath of Ashardalon

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP30 Oct 2018 1:32 a.m. PST

Heroscape & Battle Masters

rmaker31 Oct 2018 9:25 a.m. PST

I suppose I cold toss in the monkey wrench here by nominating Stalk and North Cape.

Personal logo COL Scott ret Supporting Member of TMP31 Oct 2018 10:41 a.m. PST

Eagle Games has two sets issued with 1:72 playing pieces, although I just bought the horses separate to replace some of the old Airfix horses. They are pretty generic but they work

Tom D116 Nov 2018 1:03 p.m. PST

Conflict, an old Parker Brothers game. Small artillery pieces that fit in with 15-20mm. All that was left from the game I had 50 years ago. Just bought a new (old) one at Fall In.

joedog17 Nov 2018 7:45 a.m. PST

Are the GW/MB games too obvious?
HeroQuest
Space Crusade

And the FFG big box games with minis?
War of the Ring
Descent
etc.

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