Posts Tagged ‘Battle report’

Down into the depths we go…

Posted on December 17th, 2014 under , . Posted by

So, I’ve had to come home from work feeling like crap… sore throat just in time for Christmas. Ain’t that typical? I should be putting more paint on some models for the painting challenge, but I think that’s probably a very bad idea right this second…

Starter Box Battles: Dropzone Commander Starter Box

Posted on December 16th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Starter Box Battles is a series of battle reports where we try to showcase either the starter box of a game, or a game played using only two basic faction boxes.  Today’s Starter Box Battles is The Second Class Elitist versus Ali Alcatraz in Dropz…

Battle of the Blogs!

Posted on December 12th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Let’s get this post started with a BANG!Last Saturday saw Garry and I facing off against Darren and Paul (of Duke of 1815 fame) in a scenario where the British were ensconced on the ridge, flanked by rough terrain. The French, obviously, had to break t…

Malifaux Battle Report: Mei Feng vs. Perdita

Posted on December 11th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

I know it might seem that I never actually play.  Most of our battle reports involve 2CE and his various opponents.  Mainly that is a product of the club primairly playing in his house. but today was different, I, Belgarath97, got in a game a…

Malifaux Battle Report: Yan Lo vs Rasputina, 65 Soul Stones!

Posted on December 8th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

So, as you’ll see in an upcoming article soon, Ali has finally finished her Yan Lo box, plus the extra models she really wanted to use thematically with it.  As a reward, she wanted to do something she never does and play a BIG GAME, using all her…

A Double Dose of Piracy!

Posted on December 7th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

One of the most inept yet strangely effective armies in my inventory makes a return in a 500AP FoGR Doubles competition, as the Pirates sail into view yet again.Marvel at the depth plumbed by the puns, shake in fear at the assault of poor jokes and fal…

Battle of Leignitz – SYW Batrep

Posted on December 6th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

This Batrep is long overdue, the game having taken place last weekend. My new job is sapping all my energy and by the time I get home at night I’m so tired all I can do is veg in front of the TV and fall asleep! I haven’t picked up a brush in four week…

Ze germans are coming!! The battle of the Coalville Bulge

Posted on December 3rd, 2014 under . Posted by

Whilst I was on my way to the mantic open day, My vertical challanged friend Kris banged on his keyboard with his stumps and managed to come up with this lovely battle report..  Battle of the Coalville bulgeWe had talked a lot about doing a massiv…

End Times: ARENA OF DEATH

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Following on from our painting competition last weekend we decided it would be fun to have our newly-painted special characters scrap each other. This also served as painting motivation for some of us… because when you get together with your Warhamme…

Picts invade Vikingland – a Dux Bellorum mini-AAR

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 under , . Posted by

A couple of weeks ago the Picts and the Vikings had a rematch. If you recall, the Vikings trounced the Picts in the last game. This time around the Vikings were a more settled bunch, having invaded and taken land from the Picts, so I used the Saxon arm…

Battle of Issus 333 BC using Ancient Battlelines Clash

Posted on November 30th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

IntroductionThis is game 20 in play testing my ancient rules by replaying historical battles.  The latest version of ‘Ancient Battlelines Clash’ is on its own blog page. I am play testing the rules by replaying all the Peter Sides scenarios …

Kasual’s Hobby Update 11-26-14

Posted on November 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Some musings about the hobby, nerdhammer, and end times!

Ancient Game with 8 yo daughter and One Hour Wargames

Posted on November 26th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

IntroductionI bought Neil Thomas’s One Hour Wargames as soon as it came out and devoured it in a single setting.  Nice simple rules, easily modified.  It comes with 30 scenarios, which is great value in itself and I had visions of playing the…

Kasual’s Sylvania GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 5

Posted on November 25th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Midnight Legion goes to Merry Mayhem – Tournament Recap

Posted on November 25th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

   The line-up of the Most Merry!Merry Mayhem is a 3 game 1 day tournament in Madison, WI.  It’s a great time with a lot of merry fellows and is run by THE MERRIEST – Conesy.  The picture above was 7 of the most merry that we cheere…

NUTS Comic WW2 battle report – North of Cheux 2 Normandy Game 03

Posted on November 23rd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

IntroductionThis is the third game in a short campaign following a British section post D-Day.I am using my streamlined version of the NUTS! rules and 20mm figures on a 2’x2′ table and am halving all distances in the rules. The terrain generation is fr…

Another ADLG Game…

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

This time it’s another usually rubbish army, the Galatians, who take on an enemy Carthaginian army in a very short battle report that features a really good curry.

Kasual’s Sylvania GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 4

Posted on November 21st, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Bring on the Empire!

Kasual’s Sylvania GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 3

Posted on November 19th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Battle of Yellow Field – AWI

Posted on November 19th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

The Rejects gathered at the weekend for an American War of Independence game that proved to be an interesting challenge for both sides. My first week in my new job has been quite a learning curve (lots to learn and lots to do) and I needed this ga…

Kasual’s Sylvania GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 2

Posted on November 18th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Vikings invade Pictland – a Dux Bellorum mini-report

Posted on November 18th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Last week we played Dux Bellorum. We are playing again this week so I thought I should try to remember what happened and post a short report before the new game completely wipes the old one from my memory. I fielded a Viking army as Land Raiders. Steve…

Kasual’s Sylvania GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 1

Posted on November 17th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Kasual’s Crossroads GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 5

Posted on November 17th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

X Wing Minatures Game Bedworth Tournament Report Part 2- The Martin Strikes Back

Posted on November 16th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

To Recap: Tournament list here Part One of the report here So Onward to Part 2! We left our plucky Imperial Heroes (just as they are in Star Wars) 0-2 […]