May 26, 2020

Heads-up: Price Adjustment

By Mantic Games ACT NOW – the price of  every single Mantic product on the website is changing*! Mantic is a small business, trying its best […]
May 26, 2020

An update about Mantic tournaments and events

By Mantic Games As you may have seen recently it’s been a difficult time for events. Numerous big shows have been cancelled, including Salute, Adepticon and […]
May 22, 2020

Alternative Armies Gift Cards

We have a new service to offer our customers.  Gift Cards!  Go If you want to get a truly special present for your significant other or […]
May 21, 2020

Community Round-up: May 20th

By Mantic Games We’re back with another Community Round-up! Each week we scour the many Facebook groups and social media to find some cool hobby projects […]
May 21, 2020

A guide to getting kids painting!

By Mantic Games With many families still home schooling and half-term coming up in the UK, now might be the time to get your budding hobbyists […]
May 21, 2020

Free Download: Deep Freeze Toad Flintloque Scenario

Laying nearly complete since 2012 it is our pleasure to present to you a full size Flintloque scenario as well as a Uniformation article both featuring […]
May 21, 2020

Thank you from Ronnie!

By Mantic Games JUST IN CASE YOU MISSED THE NEWSLETTER LAST WEEK, WE’RE REPEATING IT AS A BLOG. OVER TO YOU RONNIE… Hey everyone, Ronnie here! […]
May 20, 2020

Free Download: Bio-Constructs in USEME

It Should Not Be! Made in a lab by mankind or by an alien race.  Evolved out of a data constructs nightmares or stitched together from […]
May 19, 2020

Free Download: Towering Mecha in USEME

Encased in armour and towering over the battlefield a mech or mecha is a giant humanoid machine typically with a pilot which can take on the […]
May 15, 2020

Community Round-up: May 13th

By Mantic Games It’s time to hand over to Joe Neet again for another community update… While the world slowly attempts to return to normality, we’re […]
May 15, 2020

What did you miss from the Mantic Open Day?

By Mantic Games Last Saturday saw the world’s first Virtual Mantic Open Day. After our traditional spring Open Day had to be cancelled due to COVID-19, […]
May 15, 2020

Landsknechte Doppelsoldner 120mm model now in the Vulcan range

A second kit has been added to the Vulcan Models range on the website.  A second 120mm scale figurine for collectors and painters or those keen […]
May 14, 2020

Furioso Renaissance Warfare reviews and new print run

Written by Steve Danes the excellent multiple scale set of wargame rules for the Renaissance called Furioso has sold out its print run.  We have ordered […]
May 13, 2020

Nilbogs Goblins scale shots 28mm and 15mm

All this month of May 2020 every order shipped out from Alternative Armies automatically gets a free gift included. The gift is a pack of ten […]
May 10, 2020

Community Round-up: May 7th

By Mantic Games Hello! We’re back with another carefully curated hobby round-up. As usual, it’s dedicated to Steve Hildrew, the inventor of the concept of a […]
May 10, 2020

Army Spotlight – Brad Jimenez’s Abyssal Dwarfs

By Mantic Games Recently we stumbled across a beautifully painted Abyssal Dwarf army by Brad Jimenez. We had no choice but to reach out to Brad […]
May 5, 2020

How to play Kings of War on Tabletop Simulator

By Mantic Games Hi everyone! With the lockdown continuing, we realise more and more of you are turning online for your gaming fix. After a comprehensive […]
May 1, 2020

Community Round-up: April 29th

By Mantic Games Unsurprisingly, there have been loads more pictures to flood social media over the last week. While we doubt anyone has run out of […]
May 1, 2020

Nilbogs Goblin Band ten miniatures free in every May order plus May News

Welcome to the new month and what a strange time we are living in now.  April saw twenty new codes in 28mm, 15mm and 6mm scales […]
April 26, 2020

Why I love Ogres in Kings of War: Third Edition

By Mantic Games Today we’re handing over the blog over Tyler Schulz, star of the DreadPathZone YouTube channel and dedicated ogre fan. He’s going to explain […]
April 26, 2020

Community Round-up – April 22nd

By Mantic Games While the world deals with the difficulties of lockdown, it’s been amazing to see the Mantic community pulling together. Over the past few […]
April 26, 2020

DreadBall Historical Matches

By Mantic Games Hello, it’s Rob here – the UK’s best DreadBall player called Rob (that includes you, Rob Taylor). For a while now I’ve wanted […]
April 24, 2020

Jigoku the Giant Oni 100mm tall now in the Kitton Range

Jigoku is a legend.  A terrible and feared legend among the Kitoka for though almost all Oni are larger than they are Jigoka is the largest […]
April 23, 2020

Sekoth Guardian Demons set released

Now in the SHM 28mm Fantasy range brand new snake creatures ideal for defending your wizards lair or populating a dungeon.  Our last high fantasy release […]