Sunday, 27 May 2018

Summer Project 2018: Breakout into Brittany


I've been reading the new Osprey Campaign book Brittany 1944 and have decided to make it the focus for my Summer Holiday project this year. This will be in 15mm and will make use of the PSC Army Box that I got for my birthday back in January. I was originally going to use this for the Ardennes and Rhineland but instead I will use both the AFV's and plastic infantry figures for Brittany, with the focus on company level actions with Task Force A or 4th Armoured Division.


I haven't decided on rules yet but it will probably be I Ain't Been Shot Mum or similar. I've really enjoyed making the 1/72nd scale tank kits for What a Tanker! so this project is designed to tap into my mojo, with lots of tanks and half tracks to assemble and paint. It will also give me some interesting German units to follow on with including some Fallschirmjager. I'll get started on this in a few weeks time, once the What a Tanker! project is completed, at least to the point where I can run some decent games. 

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