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The Spartan Games Blog is the portal through which we will communicate major events, where our model makers will chat to you about their latest creations, and artists will share concept art. Additionally, if we need to tell you about new rules, this is the place we’ll do it.

Dystopian Wars at UK Games Expo 2014

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014

Dystopian Wars at UK Games Expo 2014

Spartan Games is pleased to announce that tickets for the Official Dystopian Wars Tournament, being held at UK Games Expo 2014, are now LIVE to buy. A series of Dystopian Wars competition games will be held at UK Games Expo on May 31st/June 1st 2014, and all gamers are invited to attend. There will be exciting prizes for those that finish in the top 3 places, for the best painted fleet, as well as spot prizes awarded throughout the day for things such as ‘Biggest Underdog Moment’ of the day. Every participant will also receive a Gift Bag...

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Firestorm Armada Prize Draw

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014

Firestorm Armada Prize Draw

Be The First! We’ve got a fabulous fun prize draw for fans of Firestorm Armada to win at Salute 2014. The prize draw is open to ANYONE who buys a copy of our Stormzone: Battle for Valhalla Two Player boxed set at the Salute show on April 12th from either Wayland Games or Troll Trader. Once you have your copy take your receipt to either Spartan Ben on the Troll Trader stand or Spartan Chris on the Wayland stand and they’ll take your details from you. The prize draw will take place after the show and the prizes will be posted to the...

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Sneak Peak at Salute

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014

Sneak Peak at Salute

Here’s a sneak peak at some of the new Dystopian Wars 2.0 models we have been working on. They are not available just yet, but they will be very soon. Keep an eye on our website for more details of when these exciting new models will be released. If you want to see these stunning new models in the flesh, then pop along to the Salute Wargames show at the Excel Centre in London this Saturday (April 12th) and take a look. We will be at the Troll Trader stand showcasing a range of our products, including the brand new Operation: Shadow...

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Latest Deals

Posted by on Mar 28, 2014

Latest Deals

FREE SHIPPING on all orders this weekend We’re giving you the chance to get FREE SHIPPING on all orders placed in the Spartan Games Online Store this weekend. To save on shipping, just enter coupon code FREESHIPPINGTW during checkout. The coupon code is active now and will be until Monday 31st March so be quick if you want to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity. Best from the Spartan Games Community Spartan Games enthusiast Ryan Powe was kind enough to send us some photos of his Dindrenzi Federation fleet. We think...

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International Tabletop Day

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014

International Tabletop Day

We’d like to tell you about a very special International Tabletop Day Event that you can be a part of. What’s happening? Overseale House, in association with Spirit Games, will be hosting a gaming weekend with a special emphasis on the World of Dystopian Wars. The format will be such that several areas will be set up within the house and grounds. There will be steampunk novelty items on show and for sale, a Spirit Games direct order ability and stall and plenty of extra bits to keep everybody interested, including miniature...

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April 2014 Release

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014

April 2014 Release

New Release: Dreadnoughts lead the charge! The most renowned and influential Admirals in the Firestorm Armada Galaxy take to battle aboard an imposing Dreadnought. Soon to be available, alongside boxed sets of Battle Carriers, Gunships and specialist R&D Cruisers, your Fleet can expand to system-conquering levels and triumph over any foe with these ships at its core. Now is also your chance to pick up both the Alliance of Kurak and Zenian League Fleet Guides! This release will be shipping from 23rd April 2014. Place your pre-orders today...

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Tension Mounting

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014

Tension Mounting

By Spartan Ben The men and machines of the 1st Battalion the Royal Somerset Regiment advance down the Troarn-Falaise Road, tension mounting with the anticipation of the combat to come. We are getting ready for a gaming weekend here in the Studio and confidence of victory (and the associated promises of destruction of co-workers forces) has got us all plotting and scheming with our new Dystopian Legions Army lists. To share this warm fuzzy feeling of my enemies impending doom I thought you would enjoy the inspiring sight of my Britannian...

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Big Game Hunting

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014

Big Game Hunting

Somewhere in northern Belgium… The iron grey skies poured rain onto the seven Prussian Grenadiers as they squelched their way along a muddy defile running parallel to a thick hedgerow. Private Grossmann, bringing up the rear, pulled up short as Sergeant Huber raised a hand to halt them. They had come to a gap torn in the hedge. The patrol hunkered down behind tread-scarred mounds of earth. There, across a small open field, next to a cluster of trees, stood a solitary farmhouse. “There it is, lads – Position 103”, said Huber. He...

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Payback!

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014

Payback!

The outskirts of Brussels… All things considered, there were worse postings, thought Lieutenant Hideo Koizumi of the 29th Osaka Ashigaru Regiment, leaning against the doorway of his dugout. He and his troops, all hailing from the 2nd Army Group, Crucible Army 3rd Division Kanadzuchi, were part of the glorious Empire’s latest military exchange mission with their Prussian allies. Although they had seen considerable action against both Britannian and American forces, as well as their Belgian Royalist allies, Koizumi still counted them...

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End of January Deals

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014

End of January Deals

End of January Awesome Deals! As the end of January fast approaches (just how did that happen!?!) we thought it was time to choose a couple of Dystopian Wars Nations and make you some unbelievable special offers. Grab them while you can as these deals won’t take very long to sell out! Republique of France and Russian Coalition ‘Blind Bundles’ Each of these unique bundles cost only £15, so, depending on what blisters you randomly get, you’ll receive either a GREAT saving or an UNBELIEVABLE saving! They’re a...

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