Great War Spearhead II

The latest version of the rules is availablehere. Copies can also be obtained from On Military Mattershere(North America) and from Baccus 6mmhere(UK).

The first GWSH supplement‘Marching to War’ is available here. It covers the opening battles of the Great War on the Western Front.

The second supplement is‘Miracle on the Marne’, which provides a range of scenarios from the First Battle of the Marne. It is available here too.

The third supplement is now available -‘Summer Harvest’. You can buy it here. It includes several early war battles between Austro-Hungarian and Serbian or Russian forces.

The first Mesopotamia supplement is now available -‘Heart-breaking Affair’. You can buy it here. It covers the battlesleading up to the fall of Kut in 1916.

The Gallipoli supplement is now available -‘Our Sons as Well’. You can order it via these linkshereor here. This supplement covers the major land battles fought during the Gallipoli campaign from April to August 1915.

German A7V


German 77mm Field Gun

German Field Gun m96

GWSH Yahoo Group

GWSH is supported by an active Group, moderated by Shawn Taylor. The Group discusses all aspects of WW1 and similar conflicts, including the Russo-Japanese War and Russian Civil War.

reto join the Group.

The Files section contains lots of scenarios, most of which are based on historical battles. There are scenarios from all periods and all of the major theatres in the Great War.

Figures, Vehicles and Aircraft

Irregular Miniatures(UK)

Tumbling Dice(UK)

Pico Armor(USA)

Magister Militum (UK)

Irregular Miniatures(UK)

Heroics & Ross(UK)

Scotia Grendel(UK)

Baccus 6mm(UK)

PT Dockyard (USA)


Irregular Miniatures(UK)

Magister Militum(UK)


Peter Pig(UK)


Eureka Miniatures(Aus)

Irregular Miniatures(UK)

Blue Moon Miniatures (UK)

Blue Moon Miniatures (USA)

Battlefront Miniatures Great War (International)

Terrain and Buildings

Irregular Miniatures(UK) 2, 6, 10mm

TimeCast(UK) 6, 10, 15mm

GHQ Models(USA) 6mm

Hovels(UK) 6, 15mm

Miniature Worldmaker(Aus) 6, 15mm

Crescent Root Studio(US) 15mm

Leven Miniatures(UK) 6mm

NavWar(UK) 6mm

Peter Pig(UK) 15mm

Pico Armor(USA) 3mm

Kallistra(UK) 12, 15mm

Pendraken(UK) 10mm

Battlescale (UK) 6, 10mm

Magister Militum(UK) 3, 6, 15mm

3D Shapeways Models

Several examples of 3D printed WW1 models and figures are available via Shapeways. These photos show an example from MastersofMilitary, whose Shapeways marketplace can be found here.

Battle of Mons Maps

Here are the three battle maps from the recently published‘The Battle of Mons: The Official German History’:

Map 3 - IX Corps 500
Map 4 III Corps 500
Map 5 - IV Corps 500

Robert Dunlop 2014 to date