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Unboxing The Wargaming Company's new Napoleonic Starter Sets

I was super excited when my pre-order arrived from The Wargaming Company. I picked up one of each of their new starters for Et Sans Resultat (one French, one Russian). These kits contain a boatload of 10mm miniatures, with approximately 240 infantry models, 4-6 cannon, 12-16 cavalry and various officers, wagons and sappers. For my basing conventions, this comes out to about 3 full regiments of 3 battalions of infantry and 6-8 squadrons of cavalry, which is a huge value for $99 a box. You also get unit cards, a reference sheet, bases and tokens for ESR, a ton of flags, and a random leader card, which was really fun (I got Dokhturov and Lefebvre).

I think these are ideal for anyone looking to quickly bulk out an infantry-heavy corps. The miniatures are gorgeous (see the last post for more detailed pictures of some pre-production models) and extremely durable, and they're so detailed that they really paint up well/easily. 

Below are some photos.

French box

Hand for scale to show how deep the box is

First view upon opening

The box is PACKED

French contents laid out

Russian contents laid out



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