15mm wargames figures, Peter Laing 15mm vintage 15mm

Peter Laing Wargamers Newsletter 160 July 1975 more new Ancients 400 series

Image source: Wargamers Newsletter 160 July 1975

We also have an interesting section of the review page by Donald Featherstone, “Must List” about the origin or suggested of new ranges from Peter Laing:

Bob O’ Brien suggested the Feudal and AWI series

Derek Sharman the Ancients series

Dave Millward the ECW series

Southeast Scotland war games club the Crimean, Medieval and Scottish figures

Peter Laing / Doug Johnson the Colonial series

Peter Laing the WW1 series

By 26soldiersoftin

Hello I'm Mark Mr MIN, Man of TIN. Based in S.W. Britain, I'm a lifelong collector of "tiny men" and old toy soldiers, whether tin, lead or childhood vintage 1960s and 1970s plastic figures.
I randomly collect all scales and periods and "imagi-nations" as well as lead civilians, farm and zoo animals. I enjoy the paint possibilities of cheap poundstore plastic figures as much as the patina of vintage metal figures.
Befuddled by the maths of complex boardgames and wargames, I prefer the small scale skirmish simplicity of very early Donald Featherstone rules.
To relax, I usually play solo games, often using hex boards. Gaming takes second place to making or convert my own gaming figures from polymer clay (Fimo), home-cast metal figures of many scales or plastic paint conversions. I also collect and game with vintage Peter Laing 15mm metal figures, wishing like many others that I had bought more in the 1980s ...

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