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Historical Notes pages

Posted on 12 September, 2017 at 8:25

This week we've added quite a lot more fiddly detail on the Historical Notes pages, mainly on the organizations and uniforms sections, which is not designed to entertian you per se, (so no real point in immediately dashing there to look-see), but rather to help you plan your armies and your games in slow time and to be there when you need it.  

Workbench 26/08/2017

Posted on 26 August, 2017 at 11:40

Lots of new stuff - mounted officers and baggage train wise - now on the workbench. Allow about a month for them to appear in the Empress online shop. 

Workbench 16/07/17

Posted on 16 July, 2017 at 11:50

On the workbench Page is a first glimpse of five new standing and walking horses, the baggage camels and some of the mounted field officers.

Stuff Coming Up

Posted on 27 June, 2017 at 18:00

Work is presently underway on the 93rd Sutherland Highlanders (24 figs), British higher command personalities, mounted field officers, 5 x standing and walking horses, 2 x baggage elephants and mahouts, 2 x baggage camels and drivers, mathlockmen (and other nice things besides). Please don't immediately hold your breath, as all this will take time to come into full production. Designs have been completed for the following personality figures: Lt-Gen Sir Colin Campbell (C-in-C India), Maj-Gen ...

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Subdivision of Product Page

Posted on 13 June, 2017 at 9:30

With the range expanding we've now subdivided the Product Page into categories, for your gretarer browsing convenience. Click on 'Products' as usual and then to the relevant drop-down sub-flag. Note that the Horse codes, artillery kits and carts are now to be found on the page 'Common to Both Sides'. 

Catalogue Coding

Posted on 20 March, 2017 at 8:15

On the products page we've just added a list of catalogue numbers for the codes we'll be releasing between now and the autumn. 

Horse Codes Guidance

Posted on 21 February, 2017 at 9:55

In the uniform section of 'Histrorical Notes' we've added guidance as to which of our imminent horse codes would best suit each of the cavalry units discussed there. 

In essence IMH 1 is a code of 4 horses with basic hunting saddles, a saddle wallet and a pistol holster. These are best suited as the chargers of commanders and staff officers. 

IMH 2 and 3 come with a regualr cavalry fit of harnness and saddlery. The black sheepskin saddle cloth which ordinarily go over th...

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New Sikhs and Water-Bullock released.

Posted on 12 February, 2017 at 15:25

New codes IMBC 21 (Sikh inf) and IMLA 11 (Bhistis and bullock) have just been released to Empress. Watch their online shop over the next few days for the codes to appear there. Obviously the bhisti boys are suitable for both sides in the Mutiny as well as for most other 18th-19th century conflicts on the Indian sub-continent. 

Brasyer's Sikhs

Posted on 22 December, 2016 at 6:45

See the workbench page for a new Ferezepore Regiment code to be released in the New Year.

Bhistis & water bullock Set

Posted on 1 December, 2016 at 13:25

See the Workbench page for the bhistis and guidance on our forthcoming codes of gee-gees, including the horse artillery sets.