Posts Tagged ‘Battle Reports’

Pulp Alley AAR – Mike Hobbs- The Castle of Clichés, Part II

Posted on September 1st, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Podcast host Mike Hobbs presents the second part of his Pulp Alley AAR… The rain was pouring down as the “the Dark Night gang” moved silently towards the Castle, it was only a few days since their last visit and the gang were eager to see wh…

CelestiCon 2014 Report

Posted on September 1st, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, another CelestiCon has come and gone for me and I must say each year it keeps getting better and better.  A special thanks to Roy Scaife, John Lantz, Dan Kerrick, Les Marshall and Wade Shows for making my con going experiences always a fun t…

Black Templars Vs Eldar – Video Battle Report.

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

  Hello there Reader.   I know it’s been a while since my last update but that doesn’t mean I have been idle. Quite on the contrary, I’ve been producing a lot in the hobby front, and that’s exactly why I have decided to surf the inspi…

Pulp Alley AAR – Mike Hobbs

Posted on August 20th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

In upcoming Podcast Episode 132 (which we recorded earlier this week) we will be reviewing miniatures game Pulp Alley. However, before then, podcast host Mike Hobbs has been trying out these new rules using a variant for Gothic Horror. Here is his bat…

Battle Report: 8/17/2014 X-Wing

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

I cannot believe it has been just slightly over 3 months since I last played a game of X-Wing and about 2 months since playing any game….. been keeping myself busy trying to quit smoking, diet and picked up cycling all at the same time (been doing re…

Pictures from recently played BF&S games

Posted on August 15th, 2014 under , . Posted by

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Last two weekends the guys at the club played By Fire & Sword as a warmup for the upcoming Swedish tournament in September and in anticipation of the imminent release of the Deluge expansion book currently running as a Kickstarter.I myself tried ou…

Gaming night: FoW and Deadzone

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

Other than  priming a platoon of Stug G assault guns, there has been very little in the way of painting activity over the weekend. Making up for it however was a decent sized game of Flames at a friends house which pitched a meaty 2500 points of my Fa…

Deadzone: Warm up

Posted on August 5th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Although more attention is probably on Mantic’s latest Kickstarter venture: Dungeon Saga, it’s actually last years game, Deadzone which I finally got around to playing last night. As you can tell from the last few posts,tweets, snippets the…

Back to Haqq

Posted on August 5th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

I had a game of Infinity at the weekend with my old friend James. It was James who actually introduced me to the game way back in the early days of the game as he had been looking to scratch a sci-fi miniatures game itch – settling on this new game (I guess this was […]

Back to Haqq

Posted on August 5th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

I had a game of Infinity at the weekend with my old friend James. It was James who actually introduced me to the game way back in the early days of the game as he had been looking to scratch a sci-fi miniatures game itch – settling on this new game (I guess this was […]

Regimental Fire and Fury: McPherson’s Ridge Play Test

Posted on August 4th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

 Yesterday, I spent a very pleasant Sunday afternoon at Rich’s play testing another scenario for his new scenario book for Regimental Fire and Fury (RF&F).  This was a big, 8 player game and recreated the afternoon fighting for McPherson’…

Infinity Batrep – Paradiso Mission 201

Posted on July 29th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Oops. I just realised I had not posted the battle report from my last Infinity Campaign Paradiso mission, despite writing it some weeks ago, and I’ve got the next game booked in this week. So without further ado I present my summary of Campaign Paradiso mission 201. This mission followed on from 103 and had […]

Historicon 2014: Fridays’ Game, One Day during the Seven Days

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

 On Friday, Mike and I ran our second ACW game at Historicon.  The game used the same terrain setup from the previous night but was a more traditional “big battle” style game rather than a skirmish.  I decided to use the newish Longstree…

Historicon 2014: Thursday’s Sink the Tennessee! Game

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

 This will be the first of several posts discussing Historicon 2014.  As usual, I had a blast and really enjoyed putting on several games with Mike.  Our first game was Thursday night and was a re-run of last year’s game “Sink the Tennes…

Black Templars Vs The Legion of the Damned – Battle Report (Versão em Português).

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

  Hello Reader.   Today’s post is the Portuguese version of the battle report featureing Black Templars Vs The Legion of the Damned published here on the blog yesterday. If you missed that, please, do check it out today!   Over and…

Black Templars Vs The Legion of the Damned – Battle Report.

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

  Hello Reader.   We have another battle report today that continues the narrative from the battle reports posted recently here on the blog. The first of them featuring Black Templars Vs Blood Angels started this narrative being a “preq…

Engagement Around Caen – Bolt Action AAR

Posted on July 14th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Played in a large Bolt Action game yesterday.  Adam Clark (check out Adam’s custom Bolt Action projects on his site … http://adam-clark.com/ - they are outstanding) was kind enough to invite me over to play at his place (thank you Adam!). &…

Bolt Action Day – Two AARs In One Post!

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

Hello all,This past Saturday, July 5th, Roy Scaife, John Lantz, Matt Hilzendrager and I got together to play two side-by-side games of Bolt Action.  Roy and I played a bocage scenario while John and Matt played an eastern front scenario.Bocage Bre…

Battle: Kommander Strakhov vs. Grand Scrutator Severius, 50 points

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

Played John Christensen (aka Menothjohn) over a year ago. In this second of three games, Strakhov fought the Grand Scrutator.The first part was easy. Cast Occultation (stealth) onto the Black Dragons.Kossites Ambush the Errants and Conquest lays down s…

X-Wing – Assault on Imdaar Alpha: Event Review

Posted on June 29th, 2014 under , . Posted by

You’ve got to give it to FFG – They’re doing a great job of turning the X-Wing hype-o-meter up to eleven and the recent worldwide Imdaar Alpha event was no exception… There were a number of game stores around my home city of Brighton that were hostin…

Bolt Action – Russians vs Germans

Posted on June 28th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

John Lantz came over on Friday (we had the day off from work) and brought his table and Russians for Bolt Action.  I pulled out my Germans (yes, the tanks are not painted for the eastern front …) and Roy and John played through a game of Bolt Ac…

Black Templars Vs Imperial Guard – Battle report (Portuguese Version).

Posted on June 28th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Hello there Reader!   Today’s update it the Portuguese  version of the battle report published here yesterday, so if you missed that post please check it out.   Over and out.   +++   Salve Leitor!   O relatório de ba…

Blitzkrieg Commander II – Early Russian Front 1941

Posted on June 27th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

We had a BKC 2 game set in 1941 Ukraine to have a go with the BKC campaign rules and see how the glorious march of the panzers / glorious defense of the motherland would go. Well, the panzers rolled over the obsolete Russian tanks.

Black Templars Vs Imperial Guard – Battle report.

Posted on June 27th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Hello there Reader!   Today’s Battle report is a sequel of sorts to the battle report showcasing the armies of two of my friends (Valter’s Black Templars against Ton’s Blood Angels) I posted here on the blog a while ago. If you missed tha…

Fire & Fury Regimental Playtest

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

 Yesterday, I had the opportunity to participate in another round of play testing over at Rich H’s house.  Rich is the author of the ACW ruleset Fire and Fury Regimental and always puts on a great event.  I played a small scenario on a 4…