Category Archives: Martian Empires

Martian Empires: Four-armed Giant Apes

Fighting 15s announces the release of Four-armed Giant Apes for the Martian Empires range of 18mm figures. These are the first new releases for Martian Empires for a few years, and mark the start of our work to complete the range begun by Mike Lewis of Black Hat Miniatures. Two different apes are available, priced […]

Price rises at Fighting 15s

Prices on wargames miniatures at Fighting 15s have risen by about 11% in most cases with immediate effect. Range affected include Gladiator Miniatures, Martian Empires, and Fighting 15s figures. Flags and paints are unaffected. Believe it or not, I hate doing this. But you may all be aware from various forums that the Reddit idiots […]

MDF wargames bases now in stock

MDF bases

Fighting 15s now stocks a select range of premium laser-cut 3mm-thick MDF bases from Warbases. The bases are ideal for many ancients to Renaissance games, and therefore for the Gladiator Miniatures line of 15mm figures, and for our own Martian Empires game. Sizes available and quantities per pack are 40mm x 15mm in 24s, 40mm […]

Welcome to the new Fighting 15s website

Fighting 15s is open for business again after a break of one month. We are using a new base website address of fighting15s.com, and our previous website addresses of fighting15s.co.uk, gladiatorminiatures.co.uk, and fighting15sshop.co.uk now point here. We have made a complete break from our webshop provider of 15 years, EKM, to new software. Frankly, this […]

Fighting 15s opens soon

Work is well under way on our new web shop, and Fighting 15s should be open for business again in July at www.fighting15s.com – we’ll set up pointers from our existing URLs once we are ready, so it should be no trouble finding us. We’ve been with our existing web shop provider, EKM, for more […]

Temporary closure at Fighting 15s

Fighting 15s is shut from 1 June 2020 for one month. We will be cleaning up the shop after the removal of AB Figures and Eureka Miniatures products, and working on much-needed new pictures, plus a redesign of the online shop. All remaining AB and Eureka miniatures will either be reincarnated as new figures (melted […]

Fighting 15s acquires Gladiator Miniatures from Black Hat

Fighting 15s is taking over the 15mm and 18mm ranges from Black Hat Miniatures, and ownership officially transfers this weekend at Colours. All the 15mm ranges will be sold as Gladiator Miniatures – as they were before Black Hat produced them. The 18mm Martian Empires range will be sold under the Martian Empires name in […]

Martian Empires Venus supplement

The Venus supplement for Martian Empires is at first proof stage, and Mike is currently checking it over. We still have pictures to take and some maps to get drawn. The supplement, working title From Venus With Love, includes: History of the Anderson expedition to Venus Lizardmen army list Two scenarios Revised British army lists […]

Martian invaders overwhelm Surrey

Martian Empires has arrived back from the printers, and Mike now has boxes of the rules overwhelming his office in leafy Surrey. The rules are available to buy from the Black Hat Miniatures website and will also be available at Warfare in Reading. Mike and Black Hat Miniatures are handling all sales of these rules, […]