Posts by Spartan Neil

Return of the Battleships!

Posted by on Nov 16, 2016

Hello fans of Dystopian Wars, in this a most exciting month for our 1/1200th scale Victorian Super-Science Fiction tabletop wargame! As you will be aware we have kicked off major development on our core Spartan owned game systems, with Dystopian Wars the first of our games to see increased activity. We’ll detail more about our exciting Dystopian World Expansion Kickstarter Campaign in a follow up blog, as in this article we want to focus on detailing and positioning our new Battleship models for you. Old for New In our latest product announcement, we told you that the first four core...

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Feedback from the Survey – Part II

Posted by on Oct 27, 2016

Feedback from the Survey – Part II

Feedback from the Survey – Part II By Spartan Neil Hi all and welcome to the second of my blogs to dig deeper into the survey results you so graciously assisted us in collecting. This time around I want to follow up the question we asked you: EXACTLY what does support mean to you? If we quickly recap on the top answers you came back with: 1) Release of new models 2) Scenarios and Battle Reports 3) Release of new Rules 4) Campaign Blogs 5) Painting Guides 6) Organised play materials Before you read on, my apologies for the length of this blog – there is lots to talk about. I will also...

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The Spartan Games Survey

Posted by on Oct 21, 2016

We asked, and you told us! This blog has been created as a follow up to our recent survey. Before going on, the first thing I would like to do is thank you all for your input.  Thousands of you responded and it has been fantastic going through the feedback, crunching the data (I never thought I would have ever enjoyed making charts!) and understanding your wants and needs from Spartan Games. Our ability to target game development has never been stronger.  Lots of you asked us to tell you about the results, so here goes. First up, I’d like to talk about which game will be enhanced first...

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In Focus – The Firestorm Galaxy

Posted by on Oct 6, 2016

In Focus – The Firestorm Galaxy

It is always fun to go back and look at the models you have made for a game, and recently a collection of photographs sent to me by a French painter I know inspired me to kick off a new series of articles where I pick on some of my favourite fleets/races and discuss them with you all. I’m going to simply call them In Focus, and they will cater for our games and products. My first choice of topic was a simple one after Francois Niaux, a talented painter who I had the pleasure of exchanging emails with two/three years ago, kindly emailed me images of his stunning Sorylian Collective models....

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Firestorm: Taskforce Update

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016

Firestorm: Taskforce Update

As this blog goes live the Firestorm: Taskforce 2-player Starter Sets are being boxed to ship out around the world. This exciting moment makes this an ideal time to discuss the game, models, rules and the coming year for the Firestorm Galaxy. As we have already explained, the key thing to remember about Firestorm: Taskforce that it is not designed to be a replacement for the Firestorm Armada 2.0 rules. It is a companion product that is intended to fit the needs of a gamer’s budget and available free gaming time. If players are looking for lots of flexibility, and the ability to...

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