Posts Tagged ‘boardgaming’

1754 at the club

Posted on May 6th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

We had a dozen guys out at club this week, with two new fellows. Dave hosted a game of Pikeman’s lament in 28mm.Kevin and Elliot were playing something I hadn’t seen before (can’t recall them name). Cool terrain.I hosted Scott, Craig and Jessy in a gam…

1754 Conquest

Posted on April 29th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Last week, I received my copy of 1754 by Academy Games. Basically the FIW at one level of detail greater than Risk. It uses the same card-driven play and random turn sequence as 1775 and 1812. Bruce popped over Monday and we had a quick run throug…

Pandemic and Aurelian

Posted on April 15th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Nice weather draws me out of the house and into the yard. But spring, being what it is, means there are still days when gaming is the only option!At home, we’ve playing Pandemic Legacy. We’re in May and faced our first loss. I had under-estimated the e…

Aurelian and Punic Wars

Posted on April 1st, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I dropped in on Bruce Tuesday to continue our Aurelian/Punic Wars campaign. The battle we had to fight was a botched invasion of Sicily by Carthage (thanks Poseidon!). Bruce was significantly outnumbered and the game was quick.I pinned his light cavalr…

Aurelian and Punic Wars

Posted on March 4th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

It has been a busy week, including a fairly spectacular fall on the ice that has left me hobbled (nothing major just a swollen knee so I can neither pedal nor clutch). But before that happened, I managed to get out to Bruce’s to continue our Aurelian/P…