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Posted by marc zijp on 22 Aug 2020, 11:41

Kind of set that makes me reconsider not to stop with the Carthaginians.
Really: can’t be said enough how original LinearA is in their choice of subjects and kind of sets. Such fun!
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Posted by marc zijp on 31 Aug 2020, 02:21

Two more masters for set#026 samnite wars.Image
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Posted by Erich von Manstein on 15 Sep 2020, 19:27

Following sets are available now. :thumbup:

001s - Vigiles Urbani "Cohortes Vigilum" Set 1
002s - Sacrifice before the battle
003s - Roman Legionary Recruits training

Each box of this new Mini-Set range contains 4 figures in 4 poses.
Pictures of the corresponding figures have already been posted several times before. ;-)

Find the entire range here:
https://www.linear-a.de/new-master-figures-from-linear-a-preview/mini-sets/
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Posted by Erich von Manstein on 18 Sep 2020, 19:43

It appears that the next 2 standard sets are being prepared for a timely release already. :thumbup:

016 - Hannibal crosses the Alps Set 3 Carthaginian Elephants

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017 - Roman Legion Varian Disaster Set 1

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Posted by marc zijp on 29 Sep 2020, 12:18

Every now and then LinearA reveals some details about their future sets. No pictures though at the moment. But a pretty interesting one is the name of set #041:
Eastern Roman Empire The Nika Revolt 6th century ad.
The same period as the announced sets Roman Infantry set1, Imperial Guardsmen of Imperator Justinian and of course future mini set #011 Imperator Justinian I and Imperatrix Theodora I.
The Nika Revolt was quite a bloody event and took place in Constantinople in and around the Hippodrome. The other participants were the supporters/hooligans/political factions who joined the chariot-races.
Since LinearA already got some sort of reputation with several pretty bloody and cruel scenes in 1/72 plastic it’s possible we get another one with this set and series.

To be honest I got to admit I like those kind of sets and hope they make some bloody poses to recreate such a massacre.

(just daydreaming: wouldn’t LinearA be the perfect company to do the perfect set for la dernier carré de la garde at Waterloo?)
Link to Wikipedia about the Nika Riots: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nika_riots
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Posted by marc zijp on 01 Oct 2020, 19:21

#026 samnite wars set 1.
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Posted by Mai Strac on 01 Oct 2020, 21:38

marc zijp wrote:#026 samnite wars set 1.
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Not my period, but amazing soldiers!
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Posted by Misteredd on 04 Oct 2020, 13:36

Samnite Bowmen or slingers?
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Posted by OwenChpw on 05 Oct 2020, 02:08

Very happy with these, I'll pick one up!
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Posted by Erich von Manstein on 07 Oct 2020, 22:12

And Linear-A keeps em coming... ;-) :yeah:

016 - Hannibal crosses the Alps Set 3 Carthaginian Elephants
is available now.

Next will most likely be
017 - Roman Legion Varian Disaster Set 1

And these are currently being casted.
030 - Tarentine Horsemen of Magna Graecia
004s - Waterloo after the Battle Set 1 French Disaster
005s - Waterloo after the Battle SET 2 British Disaster
006s - The Victory of Waterloo


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Posted by Erich von Manstein on 11 Oct 2020, 19:55

Latest preview.
019 - Battle of Cunaxa 401 B.C. (Xenophons War) Set 2
"Greek Hoplites on the March"


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Posted by Félix on 11 Oct 2020, 21:31

Super!!!! I´m waiting impaciently for this...and for the samnites...and for the tarentine cavalry...and for the romans... and for.....
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Posted by MABO on 11 Oct 2020, 22:53

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