Secretary Malcolm Peake Treasurer Guy Roberts
Event organiser Paul Rickards
Guards Wargames Club at Sheldon
God bless Ian Knight, Ian Bennett, James W. Bancroft, Mark churms,
Stuart Liptrot, Charles Fripp, Simon Smith
and the remininscences of Colonel W.A. Dunne to name but a few
of the authors and artists who have given us so much material to research the Zulu nation and Zulu wars.
Pretty frightening to move over to a larger scale
Costwise, it's a shock at first
especially when it comes to terrain and buildings.
But it allows games to be resolved faster using less figures
and as the eyes go with age they're easier to paint.
25mm manufacturers below. I won't play favorites
as they all have something to offer.
Check them out
Blacktree design are steadily producing figures of a consistent high standard for 25mm.
I liked their Zulus so much I bought the Impi.
Mark Copplestone With some cool additions for darkest africa games
The Perry Brothers, cast masters
Old glory still flying
At first glance the games of "Heart of africa" beginning at the club
appeared faintly frivolous.
But as I tried a few games and experienced the fun and sheer speed
at which the scenarios can be played I was completely hooked.
the variety of 25mm figures for african army lists is growing with all the familiar manufacturers.