Wednesday, 2 May 2012

More Gladiatorial Arena Ideas



A bit more digging around turned up these cracking reconstruction images of the arena at Caerleon (Isca) which is the sort of thing I'm after, although a bit too sophisticated to scratchbuild. The timber seating stands could be simplified though and provide a good idea of the structural elements of an earlier timber arena, which is what I'm going to try to construct, rather than a later stone building.

3 comments:

  1. Have a look at this for more awesome ideas - all scratchbuilt with some WIP shots along the way to see how he did it

    http://thehistoricalminiaturist.blogspot.com.au/search/label/Gladiators

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  2. I've been thinking of doing something in a similar style for a multi-purpose Gladiator Arena and Blood Bowl stadium!

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  3. I found this on the Terranscapes website, its very good and might give you some more ideas...
    http://www.terranscapes.com/custom/customgallery-enhancedarena.php

    I love the gladiator project, i'm following it with great interest....

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