Posts Tagged ‘Club’

Fulminata Victrix

Posted on September 13th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Despite the dire warnings given out with glee by the weather people about ‘Storm’ Aileen I braved the rain to take the Twelfth to the club for my last game before the holiday, I was fighting Ryan’s Successors with longer sharp sticks than Kevin’s hopli…

Wallace fails again

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

Another shot at Hammer of the Scots last night, once again due to cultural stereotyping I was playing William Wallace and Simon Edward I. Lessons had been learned in the last game and it showed it this one, we got into the swing of things fairly quickl…

Wallace fails again

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

Another shot at Hammer of the Scots last night, once again due to cultural stereotyping I was playing William Wallace and Simon Edward I. Lessons had been learned in the last game and it showed it this one, we got into the swing of things fairly quickl…

El Arana Bites The Dust

Posted on August 30th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Dead Man’s Hand last night, nothing complicated, Mexican bandito leader ‘The Spider’ had to reinforce his hold on his men after all the recent disasters so he decided to attack a small town on the border and take it over.The locals rounded up a posse u…

El Arana Bites The Dust

Posted on August 30th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Dead Man’s Hand last night, nothing complicated, Mexican bandito leader ‘The Spider’ had to reinforce his hold on his men after all the recent disasters so he decided to attack a small town on the border and take it over.The locals rounded up a posse u…

Prussia ’44

Posted on August 16th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The family weekend was a success, the weather was not too promising but it came good for Saturday and especially Sunday, our sports day, which only went to prove if you are an old geezer like me you should not try to pretend you are a young gazelle.Uns…

Prussia ’44

Posted on August 16th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The family weekend was a success, the weather was not too promising but it came good for Saturday and especially Sunday, our sports day, which only went to prove if you are an old geezer like me you should not try to pretend you are a young gazelle.Uns…

Interesting Night

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

I took a lazy approach to last nights club night, I tend to do now and again as I work in the shop all day, drawing maps and then run about daft trying to sort everything out in half an hour. So I texted Andy and was told there was a Black Powder Ameri…

Interesting Night

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

I took a lazy approach to last nights club night, I tend to do now and again as I work in the shop all day, drawing maps and then run about daft trying to sort everything out in half an hour. So I texted Andy and was told there was a Black Powder Ameri…

Scots Wha Hae

Posted on July 26th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Last night was the big run out for Hammer of the Scots at the club, its appearance was met by sounds of appreciation as several mentioned an interest, and of course expressed a further interest in my being soundly thrashed being the only Scot in the cl…

Scots Wha Hae

Posted on July 26th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Last night was the big run out for Hammer of the Scots at the club, its appearance was met by sounds of appreciation as several mentioned an interest, and of course expressed a further interest in my being soundly thrashed being the only Scot in the cl…

Summer Ost Front

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

Hottest day of the year so far yesterday, or so I was told, I was also told to look out for rain today but nothing so far, just a nice cool breeze. Anyway I turned up at the club to find Matt hard at work packing up all the wargame bits and pieces, and…

Summer Ost Front

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

Hottest day of the year so far yesterday, or so I was told, I was also told to look out for rain today but nothing so far, just a nice cool breeze. Anyway I turned up at the club to find Matt hard at work packing up all the wargame bits and pieces, and…

Training Day

Posted on July 12th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The club was very quiet last night, only Simon and I playing X-Wing, Clive and Dave with their boardgame and four others trying out Sword and Spear Fantasy. Fantasy on the wargame table is just not my thing, I read some as a rite of passage of course y…

Training Day

Posted on July 12th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The club was very quiet last night, only Simon and I playing X-Wing, Clive and Dave with their boardgame and four others trying out Sword and Spear Fantasy. Fantasy on the wargame table is just not my thing, I read some as a rite of passage of course y…

Building a community

Posted on July 11th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

One of the most important parts of the hobby for me is meeting new people, introducing them to the games we play and the worlds […]

If You Go Down To The Woods

Posted on July 5th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Miserable night, a bit like Winter to be honest, cold and damp, it was Muskets and Tomahawks at the club with a scenario put together by Rob.The scenario was historically based and the background story was very interesting, I don’t remember the little …

The Magic Well

Posted on June 28th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

We were going to do Bolt Action last night but perhaps I am jinxed, I got a shout from Julian who wanted to run a Dead man’s Hand game so Simon and I changed plans, a little later we were also invited to a game of Dracula’s America but it was too late …

The Magic Well

Posted on June 28th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

We were going to do Bolt Action last night but perhaps I am jinxed, I got a shout from Julian who wanted to run a Dead man’s Hand game so Simon and I changed plans, a little later we were also invited to a game of Dracula’s America but it was too late …