SHQ was originally started in 1993, when it first released a Vietnam Range of about 6 kits. In 1994, for the 50th Anniversary of D Day, they released their first WWII Range. Today, there is an estimated 1,500 products, comprising of almost 5,000 individual models, figures, guns, tanks, vehicles and more.  

YES! Ian, the owner of SHQ, has been War Gaming since he was about 12 years old and still enjoys gaming today.

We cast all the figures in house, with pewter, sourced from companies in the UK.

A couple of people have reported a slight issue with payments, please see the Payments Page for details on how to correct this. 

Yes…Ian has been designing for SHQ since 1995 and all of the ranges in the shop, are exclusive to SHQ.

Postage within the UK starts from £4.00 and is free for orders over £80.00 (you will need to select that at the checkout. Please see the Postage Page for Europe and the rest of the world prices.

We aim to get your items posted within 5-10 working days, but sometimes it maybe longer. Please see the Postage Page for more details.

Yes, there is an Events Page, which lists all the major events going on and will include details of ones we will be attending.

Yes, there are guides on the Painting Guides page, you are welcome to use and you can download them for free.

Head to the new shop...

The new shop is all up and running, with new images and easy listings...so head on over and place your orders.