The Shadow War: Operation Wingate – UKSF

Details are still lacking but it is believed that a major operation has been undertaken by British forces in East Africa as part of Operation Wingate, in a goal to quell seperatist elements. A daylight raid by elements of the 2nd Battalion Rifles has supposedly managed to capture a HVT responsible for a series of attacks on government … Continue reading The Shadow War: Operation Wingate – UKSF

Spectre Miniatures: First Games and Rules Thoughts

My latest painted set. CIA station chief in his Hawaiian, a local South African fixer and an under cover MI6 agent about to make a run for it. And these are the good guys... So after months of me painting models I finally managed to find some guys to go up against using the Spectre … Continue reading Spectre Miniatures: First Games and Rules Thoughts

The Shadow War: Operation Wingate – British Infantry

The British counterpart to Taskforce Wolverine in theatre are the forces operating under Operation Wingate. Much like the Americans, the operation is split into two parts: a conventional ground force and a special forces contingent. The ground force is pulled from 2 Battalion Rifles. The deployment is slow but first boots are on the ground. … Continue reading The Shadow War: Operation Wingate – British Infantry