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Megablitz and more: Somme enchanted evening

Posted on August 27th, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

  Megablitz and more: Somme enchanted evening: A couple of weeks after the Somme game reported here earlier I ran a cut-down version at the Sheffield club.  Why cut-down?  Two reasons:…

Megablitz and more: Somme enchanted evening

Posted on August 27th, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

 Megablitz and more: Somme enchanted evening: A couple of weeks after the Somme game reported here earlier I ran a cut-down version at the Sheffield club.  Why cut-down?  Two reasons:…

Söhne von Odin: Willkommen Brüder

Posted on August 24th, 2016 under , . Posted by

 
 
Söhne von Odin: Willkommen Brüder: Welcome to my Weird World War II blog, “Söhne von Odin” (Sons of Odin), which is also the title of a fictional WWII German Spe…

TANK TACTICS: Tank Strategic Warfare (720p)

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

 We now interrupt our regularly scheduled political chaos witha little “Cold War Madness” just for perspective……)     

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 5 (the last)

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 5 (the last):  We left the action as the troops went ‘Over the Top’, confident of an artillery-wrought victory. Sadly as the Tommies approached …

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 4

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Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 4:  During a final short, sharp bombardment, the troops assembled to go ‘over the top’. Two brigades were deployed, each of four b…

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 3

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

 Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 3:  For the second air phase the RFC decided on a single recce ‘plane with a heavy fighter escort.  One of the fighters was French …

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 2

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

 Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 2: Or as our comrade in blogs Conrad Kinch would have it – ‘The Puns of August.’ Phase to of the game saw the massive British artill…

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 1

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 1: Recently I took part in a game based on the Battle of the Somme organised by Funny Little Wars author Mr PW.  It took place in a garden som…

Tanker’s Tuesday: Mark IV Monitor Tank

Posted on August 22nd, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

 Since I finally obtained one of these highly improbable (but fun) vehicles,these are the stats. 

War of the Worlds musical by Jeff Wayne

Posted on August 21st, 2016 under Posted by

War of the Worlds musical by Jeff Wayne

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Jeff Wayne’s The War Of The Worlds Medley (Orchestral Version)

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Monitor Tank : All Quiet On The Martian Front

Posted on August 21st, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

“All Quiet On The Martian Front” American Monitor Tank and Armored Infantry.   I’ve been wanting one of these got lucky on Ebay…)

Monitor Tank : All Quiet On The Martian Front

Posted on August 21st, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

“All Quiet On The Martian Front” American Monitor Tank and Armored Infantry.   I’ve been wanting one of these got lucky on Ebay…)

Shon’s Game Corner: Lovecraft’s Revenge – taking THW to new levels of …

Posted on August 18th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

 Shon’s Game Corner: Lovecraft’s Revenge – taking THW to new levels of …: The time for terror has arrived!   Lovecraft’s Revenge is the newest game from Two Hour Wargames that takes you through the mind …

Shon’s Game Corner: Lovecraft’s Revenge – taking THW to new levels of …

Posted on August 18th, 2016 under , . Posted by

 Shon’s Game Corner: Lovecraft’s Revenge – taking THW to new levels of …: The time for terror has arrived!   Lovecraft’s Revenge is the newest game from Two Hour Wargames that takes you through the mind …

"Cockpit: The Rule of Engagement" – Sci-Fi Short Film

Posted on August 17th, 2016 under Posted by

‘1884’ Terry Gilliam presents ‘1884 Yesterdays Future’… Animation test..

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Tanker’s Tuesday : Burford-Kegresse (15mm) By Shouting Into The Void

Posted on August 16th, 2016 under , , , . Posted by

This is Peter’s 3d-printed Burford-Kegresse MG carrier in 1/100 (15mm) scale. It was an interwar British vehicle that mounted a pair of Vickers guns on an adapted aerial Scarff mount. I don’t believe any made it into service in WWII; the Kegr…

The Outbreak of WWI – How Europe Spiraled Into the GREAT WAR – Week 1

Posted on August 12th, 2016 under Posted by

The Outbreak of WWI – How Europe Spiraled Into the GREAT WAR – Week 1

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The First World War in France

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The First World War in France

The First World War in France

Posted on August 11th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

The First World War in France

World War I French Aircraft

Posted on August 11th, 2016 under , , , , , . Posted by

  Listing of all aircraft deployed by the nation of France during World War 1 with history text, performance specifications and photograph images.WWI French Aircraft