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TacticalPainter0124 Jun 2022 5:15 p.m. PST

Really enjoying how the Sharp Practice Sudan variant is working in this setting and I've been busy making themed game aids and desert terrain. There's a long blog post that goes into more detail on how they were made which you can find here Themed markers for the Sudan

I've never liked the way sabot bases can appear like raised platforms and so did my usual chamfering of the edges to have them blend into the game mat. I also made up individually marked leader bases.


Keeping the other game aids in the same theme I used spare shields and weapons to make markers to record the Mahdist shock and fervour:


There are a few more items of terrain including an attempt at making acacia trees using Woodland Scenics armatures:


As well as a few additional rocky outcrops:


Played a game last week with Egyptians out to rescue a survey party and it was a chance to use all of these pieces:




Personal logo PaulCollins Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2022 5:51 p.m. PST

Great looking stuff. Thanks for sharing.

Personal logo Flashman14 Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2022 5:53 p.m. PST


Big Red Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2022 3:22 a.m. PST


dr beard25 Jun 2022 4:31 a.m. PST

Lovely looking stuff.

torokchar Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2022 12:10 p.m. PST

Very nicely done – BRAVO!!

CeruLucifus26 Jun 2022 5:37 a.m. PST

Looking good!

Grand Dragon26 Jun 2022 8:24 a.m. PST

Beautiful painting on the figures and great craftwork on the terrain – excellent!

SgtGuinness Supporting Member of TMP28 Jun 2022 6:21 p.m. PST

Beautiful minis and terrain!!!! What tremendous visual treat your games must be.

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