Here are some Italieri Crusaders I recently acquired (supported by some Airfix Robin Hood bowmen).
I'm still deciding on a rule set to use with large numbers of medieval figures (WRG, Warhammer Ancient Battles,
etc) but for smaller sized armies I will definitely use DBA. I aim to build a DBA army for every army in the DBA
Army List that is of interest to me.
|Italieri Crusaders & Airfix Robin Hood bowmen.
|Italieri Crusader Knights
Some beautifully painted Italieri Mongols I recently acquired.
These were painted by Lesley Miller, a very talented lady from the UK. You can see more of her work at her website below
(primarily 25mm fantasy figures):
I suggest you check out Nick Grant's superb site dedicated to Wargaming with 20mm plastic figures using DBA or
Also, the DBLCHM Yahoo Group, devoted to collecting, and Wargaming with 20mm plastic figures:
As an example, below is a pic I have lifted from Nick's site showing a Later Crusader DBA Army using 20mm plastic
figures, built by Tony de Lyall. Great stuff, and exactly what I am wanting to do:
One of my favourite books on Wargaming and the Crusades: