Carmen’s Fun Painty Time Blog has a nice series of articles on painting a figure in black and white — that is, painting a pulp figure so that it looks like it’s in a classic black-and-white movie. The effect is startling. You need to scroll down to see the entire series in sequence.
The Revised Brom is a set of free wargames rules by Jay Ainsworth for wargames set in the American Civil War. They’re based on an original set of Larry Brom rule (duh). It uses a typical Brom card activation system, a random movement distance mechanism, and simultaneous fire.