Steampunk… sort of Jules Verne meets Wallace and Gromit I guess. I’ve been sucked into this game purely because the models are so cool. What’s not to like about armoured zeppelin aircraft carriers, and massive paddle-steamer battleships!!! The game play seems pretty nice too, but I’ve only just started exploring the rule book. It’s actually pretty hard going because the designers seem to like hiding rules in amongst all the waffle and fluff, which is a shame.
But I’ve finished painting two battleships so far, one for the Prussians and one for the Federated States of America. I have two fleets on the go concurrently and have started going beyond the basic boxed sets, expanding into carriers and scout zeppelins now. More painting to come, but here are the first two: