These are ancient minifigs miniatures, I think the middle one is supposed to be Alexander, but he'll do as a leader figure for now.
I've also been playing with some different basing gels
The crackle paste gives a nice dry and cracked ground effect, I think I'll have to mix it up a bit for the best effect though. Here's a tester on the front of some hoplites;
More on those soon
Also on the table, some WIP Vendel hoplites
...and the Jason and the Argonauts figures are making slow progress