End of 2016/Start of 2017

Ah it's the Christmas season. A time when people get to celebrate, receive presents and blog writers get to wax lyrical about life, usually sipping a bottle of wine and trying to look pensive for their relatives while actually staring at wordpress's blinding screen. Instead I'm just looking at my new NAS box, all ready … Continue reading End of 2016/Start of 2017

TGBMWRC Appendix 1: Campaigns & Scenarios

This is the first appendix to The Great Big Modern Wargaming Rules Comparison article. It is designed to be read after the main article. I also repeat the disclaimer: I have done some writing for Skirmish Sangin and I am listed in the Spectre Operations book as a play tester.  First of all, I want … Continue reading TGBMWRC Appendix 1: Campaigns & Scenarios

Battle Report: Spectre Operations 01/12/2016

More photos and coverage of the game can be found at Pioneer Painting and SESWC This week's wargaming took me back to Spectre, demoing the game for the first time to two members of the SESWC. I also wanted to put on a bit of a show and get lots of insurgents on the board. I had … Continue reading Battle Report: Spectre Operations 01/12/2016

Lead Mountain II – Emergency Reinforcements

So my plan of working on the boiler suited criminals got tweaked last week after I arranged to run another Spectre Operations game. So rather than painting a load of redish brown boiler suits, I was instead rushing to get a few more insurgents painted up. The bulk of the figures are Empress Insurgents, painted … Continue reading Lead Mountain II – Emergency Reinforcements