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Wednesday 27 March 2024

Spring Mega Event 2024

Until Monday 6th May 2024 Spring Mega Event! Automatically 20% off every order at checkout, an array of new releases, a free any scale War Bot model in every package and more. All news and releases until the 6th May. Go to the WEBSITE and have a browse down to the left hand menu and within them sub-menu’s of ranges to see what interests you among our thousands of offerings.  Here are the full details in this article.

20% Off Every Order: Once you have put everything into your cart proceed to checkout. Once there our website automatically deducts twenty percent from the cart total on screen before shipping and then payment is made.  No code needed. You will see the total reduce on screen.  This discount is automatic and applies to everything on the site AND if the product is already discounted on screen (such as a value pack or divisional army pack) then this discount is on top! You cannot use any manually entered discount code during the event.

Local Currency Display:  All prices are shown in your local currency on screen and you will make payment in that currency too.  Nice and easy plus no fees or such at all.  At our end your discount with happen in cart and free miniature will be added as normal.

Free Shipping, Shipping Rates and European Small Order Rate: You can see all our prices for shipping including flat rates for door to door courier shipping and Free Shipping.  The UK and Europe have a 'small order' reduced shipping rate.  Note you must reach this amount AFTER your discount is applied for the free shipping to come into force. The largest orders will be sent out for free with shipping by UPS Courier and we will inform you of this by email.

Free In Your Package: We like to give our customers a bit more and this applies also during big events. During this event it is the AS028 War Bot II which can be used in any scale.  You need do nothing as the free model is included in packages automatically; you need only place your order.  There is no limit on the number of orders as the free will always be included.  You may also order this code and a free one will still be included!

Deals, Bundles and Offers:  We keep all of our biggest savings in one place across all our ranges. Save from 5% to 50% off plus offers of added miniatures free. Those keen on our Slaughterloo game system should visit it’s page HERE where divisional army packs already with a 15% saving are all listed (the blanket discount is ON TOP of discounts shown on screen).  We have an offers too from the 15mm LASERBURN range with Value Packs with built in saving.

Game Books: We have a selection of gaming titles in PRINT and as PAID DIGITAL DOWNLOADS all of which are in this Event. Note also that our download version are 20% cheaper than print and that is before adding them to the cart. Patrol Angis, Flintloque, Slaughterloo, DarkeStorme plus Sengoku Monster Hunter, Furioso, En Garde, USEME Series and Doom Squad (solo play special forces) and many more.

Formerly Free: New on the website by request.  We have placed here every code which was at one time presented as our ‘free in orders’ code.  Including Alternia our mascots plus monsters, robots, evil plants and a lot more.  These were produced in great numbers meaning we can offer a discount on them too. If you missed it; find it here.

We accept many forms of payment through our website such as Paypal and Credit Cards plus Google Pay and Apple Pay.  If you would like to speak to us about an order or you have a question please make contact on sales@alternative-armies.com or go to our Facebook Group or MeWe page our Forum

New Releases: More than eighty codes in 28mm, 15mm and 6mm scales across various ranges. They are all on the website now to purchase with images added as each gets its news during March, April and the dawn of May too.  Each gets its place in the sun as it were but we are fair meaning we are showing you everything coming in the Spring Mega Event. See each of them on that page plus below in the approximate order they will be announced.


Asgard Dragon Lizards by Nick Bibby (Restored 1980’s Classics)

D0 Dragon Lizard Value Set (D1 to D7 and D8) Save 10% 

D1 Lesser Dragon Lizard with Sword and Mace

D2 Dragon Lizard with Lance 

D3 Dragon Lizard with Sword and Mace 

D4 Dragon Lizard with Axe and Mace 

D5 Mace Tailed Dragon Lizard

D6 Dragon Lizard Juggernaut

D7 Dragon Lizard Mount (on its own or unit purchase discounts)

D8 Dragon Lizard Mount with Human Rider 


Tabletop Games 15mm Fantasy Range (Restored 1980’s Classics)

F24 Seven Headed Hydra (Body and Seven Heads)


HOT 15mm Fantasy Range

HOT151 Ogre Mercenaries II

HOT152 Ogre Mercenaries III

HOT153 Ogre Mercenaries IV

HOT151O Ogre Mercenary Band (Value Pack)


Furioso 17th Century – English Civil War

MR171 English Sitting Wounded Wide Hat 17thC

MR172 English Sitting Wounded Pot Helmet

MR173 English Sitting Wounded Hat 17thC


MRC99 Royalist Senior Command (Three Set or Singles)

MRC102 Parliamentarian Senior Command (Three Set or Singles)


The Ion Age 28mm Range

See the Shia Khan within the Range

IB36 Khanate Warlords (THREE metal models IA136, IA137, IA239) 

IB36R Khanate Warlords (Same as IB36 but in RESIN) 

IA136R Warlord with Mars 20mm Cannon in Resin

IA137R Warlord with Juno Laser Cannon in Resin

IA239 Warlord with Atomic Disintegrator (NEW)

IA239R Warlord with Atomic Disintegrator in Resin (NEW)


The Ion Age 15mm Range

IAF185A Gremlin AFV Hover with Bodkin AP Cannon and hull turret

IAF185B Gremlin MSV Hover with Anda Missile Pods Turret and hull turret

IAF185C Gremlin APC Hover Personnel Carrier with hull turret

Using Gremlin Vehicles in Patrol Angis free PDF


Bases For Miniatures Range

59031 20mm Round Slot Base

59032 30mm Round Slot Base

59033 40mm Round Slot Base

59034 30mm Round Wider Slot Base

59035 40mm Round Wider Slot Base

Purchase as packs or as singles in any amount


The World of Valon – Todoroni of Nepolise

56139 Todoroni Giovanile Aide

Todoroni Notables free PDF for Flintloque and Slaughterloo UPDATED!


The World of Valon – Undead of the Witchlands

VLE16 Nikita Hedloski (Zombie NCO on foot and on skeleton horse)  (250 Packs only with Insert)


Erin Celtic Mythology 28mmScatter Scenics

CM32-01 Celtic Stone with Skulls

CM32-02 Celtic Stone with Weapons

CM32-03 Trio of Celtic Stones


Halcyon Miniatures 28mm Range

HALP02 Halcyon Miniatures Set Two (Free Bases and Saving)

HAL009 Commissar of Truth

HAL010 Assault Infantry with Shield I

HAL011 Assault Infantry with Shield II

HAL012 Assault Infantry with Shield III

HAL013 Assault Infantry with Shield IV

HAL014 Assault Infantry with Shield V

HAL015 Priest of Truth

(All miniatures in this range come with free resin slot base)


Sengoku 15mm Japanese Fantasy

Full new Set as well as Packs and 10 New Single Miniatures

SGFP63 Sambito Warriors

SGFP64 Teppo Warriors

SGFP65 Sengoku Set XI  (SGF205 to SGF230) with saving


Bradley Miniatures 6mm Range

BR042 Erzherzog Heavy Tank (Three Turret Choices) (Pack of Three or Singles)



Asgard Orcs by Jes Goodwin (Part One of Three)  (Restored 1980’s Classics)

ORP01 Orc Warhorde (OR1 to OR24) Save 5%

OR1 Great Orc with Scimitar

OR2 Great Orc Guard Spearman 

OR3 Great Orc Berserker

OR4 Great Orc Chieftain

OR5 Orc Tracker with Bow 

OR6 Armoured Tracker 

OR7Orc Tracker with Spear 

OR8 Orc Scout

OR9 Small Cave Orc

OR10 Cave Orc Archer

OR11 Cave Orc Guard

OR12 Cave Orc with Scimitar

OR13 Orc Warrior Attacking

OR14 Orc Warrior with Scimitar

OR15 Orc Warrior with Bow

OR16 Orc Warrior with Whip

OR17 Soldier Orc with Shortsword

OR18 Soldier Orc Spearman

OR19 Soldier Orc Officer

OR20 Soldier Orc with Axe

OR21 Horde Orc with Javelins

OR22 Horde Orc with Long Spear

OR23 Horde Orc with Scimitar

OR24 Horde Orc Archer


HOF 15mm Science Fiction Range - Star Mercs

HOFP09 Star Merc Platoon Pack (25) (save 5%) 

HOF193 Star Merc Squad

HOF194 Star Merc Support

HOF195 Star Merc Shotguns

HOF196 Star Merc Assault

HOF197 Star Merc Command

All codes are packs and as singles within them


Thank you for reading, your continued valued custom and enjoy one of the biggest events of the year!

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