Baccus specialises in the design and production of wargames figures and accessories in the 6mm scale. Although it is often overlooked by the dominance of the 15 and 28mm scales, the smaller figures offer huge advantages in terms of flexibility, prices and ease of painting. It often comes as a pleasant surprise to our new customers that they find 6mm figures easier and quicker to paint than their coarser-scale brethren.

20th Apr 2015 :: New Releases for Salute

Just five days to go before the Big Show and things are hotting up.  I've been hinting at some new releases for the show and it's time to give you some advance notice of what they are;

For those of you wanting to push on in the Great War, we have the first tranche of new codes for the later war British.

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29th Mar 2015 :: Salute, Salute, Salute...

..so big they had to say it thrice!

Yes, with April just round the corner, thoughts are now turning to the annual visit to the Excel centre and the company of 5000 or so eager wargamers.  This year, the hobby's flagship event will actually feature some 6mm games including Per Broden's wonderful presentation of Fraustadt.


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12th Mar 2015 :: Time is a drug. Too much of it kills you. - Terry Pratchett RIP

Just for a change this is both a highly personal entry and one that has little or nothing to do with toy soldiers, for which I make no apology.  I do hope that you will understand my reasons.

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New Releases for Salute
2015-04-20 00:00:00

Salute, Salute, Salute...
2015-03-29 00:00:00

Time is a drug. Too much of it kills you. - Terry Pratchett RIP
2015-03-12 00:00:00

Shows, shows, shows...
2015-03-08 00:00:00

Hammerhead Show
2015-02-22 00:00:00


Early WW1 cavalry and limbers by pushing.tin
21st Apr 2015

The Mongols by DBS
21st Apr 2015

Franco-Prussian war by rsjahn
21st Apr 2015

ACW rules by dourpuritan
20th Apr 2015

Advice sought on phalanx by SaigonSaddler
20th Apr 2015


Salute (Excel Centre, London)
25th Apr 2015

Sheffield Triples (English Institute of Sport, Sheffield)
16th May 2015-17th May 2015

Partizan (Kelham Hall, Newark)
31st May 2015

Phalanx (Sutton Leisure Centre, St. Helens)
13th Jun 2015

Baccus Open Day (Graham House, Sheffield)
18th Jul 2015


GWB21 - British 60pdr and crewGWB21
British 60pdr and crew

GWG11 - BEF 60pdr and crewGWG11
BEF 60pdr and crew

GWB20 - British 4.5 Howitzer and crewGWB20
British 4.5 Howitzer and crew

GWB19 - British 18pdr and crewGWB19
British 18pdr and crew

GWB18 - British Lewis Guns and crewGWB18
British Lewis Guns and crew