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A mythical beast - a female wargamer! I got back into wargaming in the summer of 2011 after a very, very long break. My current interests are Ancients, ACW, 30YW and SciFi gaming.

Friday, 29 July 2016

Army Review : 28mm Mob Wars - Salutesville's Finest

I've decided to jump around a bit between periods to break things up a little, so today is the first of my Salutesville posts. Simply because I took pics of them first, I'll kick off with Salutesville's "Finest", the Police. It's also a good opportunity to show off some of the buildings and diecast vehicles in my Mob Wars collection.



"No, honestly - it's just molasses these days..."


Captain Campbell and his favourite toy (the gun, not the gunner!)

Murch Park Precinct

Dixon Dock Station

Blue Moon Street Station

Not diecasts - these are resin & metal from Blue Moon

As they fit in best with the cops, I've chosen to include the other representatives of the forces of Lora Norder in this post:


The G-Men

the Bulls - Salutesville City Penitentiary's correction officers

The figures are a mix of Pulp Figures (cops), Dixon (cops), Blue Moon (cops and G-Men) and Copplestone (the Bulls). The cops will be getting some reinforcements - I've got an armoured car and tank that need a little bit of finishing off, plus there's a harbour patrol launch for them to paint up at some point. There are two more police packs in the Pulp Figures range which I might buy at some point - I'm thinking of doing them as Court officers in grey to distinguish them.

The buildings are from Sarissa Precision apart from the courthouse which is from TT Combat.





8 comments:

  1. Right up there amongst my favourites of your projects. Love the uniform on The Bulls especially.

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  2. Great to see these altogether Tamsin, I loved watching this collection grow.

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  3. A very nice looking force. I will be interested to know what rules you will be using.

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  4. @ Millsy - cheers! It's been a fun project so far and I expect it to continue that way :)

    @ Michael A - thanks m'Lord! It's still growing, so carry on watching! :)

    @ Francis - cheers m'dear! :)

    @ Clint - thanks! I think I'll be using a mix of "The Chicago Way", "Black Ops" and "Mad Dogs With Guns" for games with this lot, maybe "The World Aflame" and ".45 Action"

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    1. Damn, hit submit by accident before finishing my reply...

      @ Roy - cheers! :)

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  5. A great collection. Just right for a skirmish game. Surely the MMG is overkill?

    Cheers,

    Pete.

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