Author Archive

The Last Jedi

Posted on October 10th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

We now have the last trailer for the The Last Jedi, the next Star Wars film. There are many elements that are reminiscent of The Empire Strikes Back, the big AT-AT Walkers, new Jedi learning to use the force. The Last Jedi is in cinemas on the 15th Dec…

Dystopian Wars Reborn

Posted on October 9th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

  In my recent blog post I reminisced about the demise of Spartan Games and the demise of their fabulous steampunk game, The Dystopian Wars. Though as quoted in an TMP thread: “A game is never dead as long as rules and players exist, or rather, a game is as dead as players want it … Continue reading “Dystopian Wars Reborn”

It’s the Navy!

Posted on September 19th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

As I start to reflect on possible forces for Operation Sea Lion games I have been looking around to see what is available, there have been some useful articles in the mainstream wargaming press on this subject too. I already have on the workbench some Bolt Action partisans, which though designed for the Eastern Front … Continue reading “It’s the Navy!”

Hawker Siddeley Dominie T.Mk.1

Posted on September 18th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I am impressed with the range and variety of aircraft on display at RAF Cosford. The first aircraft you see (well apart from the VC10 and Hercules by the car park, oh and the huge Bristol Britannia 312! So once you have entered the museum, proper, the first aircraft you see is the Hawker Siddeley … Continue reading “Hawker Siddeley Dominie T.Mk.1”