Man o War


Some cogs I built for Man’o’War, the GW fantasy naval battle game.  The sails and flags are from MOW kits, to give an indication of scale.

mowcogs

I also did a number of sea monsters, and they are below.  Not to scale — the scan below shrinks them relative to the cogs.

mowmonsters

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Here is a picture of a couple of the monsters and an ironclad, which is also scratchbuilt.

DSC02953And some ships:

DSC02922Pirates!

DSC02932Vikings! (sorry, too much flash!)

DSC02924A merchantman.

DSC02926A corsair with a really offensive bowspirit.

DSC02929Another ship.

DSC02956This pirate galleon is probably my favorite.  The sails are labels from “Evil Eye” ale. (J.J. Wainwright still brews this but I can’t recall what it is like.  I must have liked though!)

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Lastly, A rather sloppy copy of an Imperial greatship, behind a lead Games Workshop model.

DSC02968

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Published on November 25, 2009 at 1:51 am  Comments (4)  

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  1. How did I miss this post? I love these! Great stuff.

    • Thanks! The stuff in the “pages” area I added before I was posting regularly.

  2. […] all those ship models in books back in the day helped me come up with ideas for the Man’o'War models I scratch built.  At our last multi-DM camapign planning session Matt mentioned he’d like to […]

  3. […] apoplectic, but I guess I’ve mellowed.  The oldest came up with some rules for playing a ships & sea monsters game, and wrote down some notes titled Ships ‘n’ ships, but it was nothing I could […]


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