“The Battle for Farm 412” or “Coc’ing around in the Desert”

As you might guess from someone who plays a lot of Skirmish Sangin, I don't play wargames as a competitive exercise. Winning is nice, but at the end of the day, I'd much rather tell a good story, immerse the players in the setting and scenario. I'd rather make the players concentrate on making the … Continue reading “The Battle for Farm 412” or “Coc’ing around in the Desert”

Wargaming Week 17/12/2018

Let’s start this Wargaming Week, covering the 10th through to the 16th of December. BLOG STUFF Surprise, I'm back! Last week I took a look at the Ember team guys from Spectre Miniatures. I really like these guys and I really hope we're going to see more figures from this partnership with Echelon Software. And just … Continue reading Wargaming Week 17/12/2018

Impressions: Spectre Miniatures Ember Team

To say I have an interest in Black Powder Red Earth is putting things mildly. I think it's an incredible series that, despite having a few issues with the pacing sometimes, details the activities of a PMC named Cold Harbor operating in international hotspots, all detailed in a striking (and sometimes very unpleasant) art style. … Continue reading Impressions: Spectre Miniatures Ember Team

Wargaming Week 10/12/2018

Let’s start this Wargaming Week, covering the 2nd through to the 9th of December. BLOG STUFF Oh look, blog stuff is back. Okay, after my lovely time away I've been doing some thinking about this blog. As much as I have loved writing a feature post every week, it's safe to say it's knackered me out. … Continue reading Wargaming Week 10/12/2018

Wargaming Week 03/12/2018

Let’s start this Wargaming Week, covering the 26th of November through to the 2nd of December. NEWS Under Fire Miniatures has updated its Cold War US Army infantry range. As well as adding a new release (the Dragon ATGM team), they have also been rebalanced. This mean the packs are a little easier to choose … Continue reading Wargaming Week 03/12/2018