|Some Useful Websites
Information about Historical Gaming
- Free Wargames Rules: Pete Jones maintains this great index of wargames
rules that are available for free.
- Magweb.com: Magweb archives thousands of articles
from military history and wargaming magazines. It's a gold mine
of useful information. You have to pay to get full access to
the archive. It's my first stop when I start researching a battle.
The Perfect Captain: Free Historical games, many suitable
for teachers and students, and all have extensive lists of useful
Internet resources. Check it out!
- Warflag: One of the most useful wargaming web
sites you'll ever see. Warflag has loads of battle flags that
you can download and print out for free. They really add pizzaz
to a miniature army. The site includes instructions on how to
make realistic banners for your miniature army.
Miniatures Page: A web-magazine
for miniature wargamers.
- DBx Wargaming with 20mm Plastics Figures: This site goes beyond DBx wargaming,
and includes a good primer on painting figures and useful links.
- Wargames Journal:
Interesting articles covering all historical periods.
- Fanaticus: Information about ancient battles, aimed
at DBA enthusiasts
Press: Chris Engle's
web site for everything you want to know about matrix games
- Academic Gaming Review - free educational simulations and classroom games
for older students
Information about 1/72 Plastic figures
Sources for 1/72 Plastic figures
- Squadron.com: One of the premier mail order companies
now has an on-line site for ordering your minis. Their prices
are very low and they have a good stock of out of production
sets. Get on their mailing list so you can received their monthly
catalog supplements .
Phoenix Model Company:
Another of my favorite on-line retailers.
Toy Soldier Company:
They sell figures, and are a good place to go for information
about upcoming releases.
- Paper Make It
Great resource for paper accessories for tabletop miniatures
gaming, wargaming, roleplaying and more.
- Cardboard Warriors website by Patrick Crusiau featuring a great how
to article, and a bunch of excellent historical soldiers
- Brabantini discussion group
on Yahoo! Groups, about
cardboard wargaming, sharing paper soldiers
- Paper Tiger Armaments excellent WW II paper models
- Warrenton Area Game Club website has some conversions of Patrick's
Fabrizio Davi also has some paper soldiers based on Patrick's
drawings on his web site
- The Shipping
Channel is Jon Oldham's site for paper ships, very nice
- Epic Wargaming
Free print and play fantasy wargame
History Web Sites