Posts Tagged ‘Cons’

Aliens Miniature Battle: Into the Dark

Posted on July 23rd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Another Great Game from GZGECC System : Custom Aliens Miniature Battle Rules Game Master: Ron Walls Players:8 players After nearly four years of producing the highest quality gold ore in the sector, the Weyland-Yutani DynaMine facility on Klondike IV …

Aliens Miniature Battle: Into the Dark

Posted on July 23rd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Another Great Game from GZGECC System : Custom Aliens Miniature Battle Rules Game Master: Ron Walls Players:8 players After nearly four years of producing the highest quality gold ore in the sector, the Weyland-Yutani DynaMine facility on Klondike IV …

Musings on running con games

Posted on July 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

I’ve been running convention games since 2011 at HMGS conventions.  The total game sessions is close to 60 and most have gone well.  Except Fall-In in 2012 when I ran a Lundy’s Lane game that was really just wasn’t that good.The learnings fro…

Musings on running con games

Posted on July 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

I’ve been running convention games since 2011 at HMGS conventions.  The total game sessions is close to 60 and most have gone well.  Except Fall-In in 2012 when I ran a Lundy’s Lane game that was really just wasn’t that good.The learnings fro…

Historicon 2017: Final Thoughts

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

WARNING: Self-Reflective drivel ahead, proceed with caution.  There, all the legal notice requirements are out of the way.The 2017 version of Historicon was the 8th consecutive HCON I’ve attended and the 7th I’ve run games at.  I really enjoy…

Historicon 2017: Final Thoughts

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

WARNING: Self-Reflective drivel ahead, proceed with caution.  There, all the legal notice requirements are out of the way.The 2017 version of Historicon was the 8th consecutive HCON I’ve attended and the 7th I’ve run games at.  I really enjoy…

Historicon 2017: Days 2 & 3

Posted on July 18th, 2017 under . Posted by

 Friday and Saturday were very hectic days and I ran the game 7 times.  What follows is a picture dump from this games.   I had a great group of players for each outing and really had a lot of fun. German Recon takes a hit from a Re…

Historicon 2017: Days 2 & 3

Posted on July 18th, 2017 under . Posted by

 Friday and Saturday were very hectic days and I ran the game 7 times.  What follows is a picture dump from this games.   I had a great group of players for each outing and really had a lot of fun. German Recon takes a hit from a Re…

Historicon 2017 Day 1

Posted on July 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

 I ran my first game in the morning on Thursday and had a great group of test subjects – oops – I mean players.  I was really nervous as this was the first time I’ve run a game using rules that I wrote.  Of course I borrowed form other r…

Historicon 2017 Day 1

Posted on July 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

 I ran my first game in the morning on Thursday and had a great group of test subjects – oops – I mean players.  I was really nervous as this was the first time I’ve run a game using rules that I wrote.  Of course I borrowed form other r…

Historicon 2017 – What a blast!

Posted on July 16th, 2017 under . Posted by

 Historicon 2017 is in the books and I had a blast.  I didn’t play in any games but did run GM my game 10x over the 3 day fest and really enjoyed my self. This post will have some shots for the Wed night set up, which includes the initial ter…

Historicon 2017 – What a blast!

Posted on July 16th, 2017 under . Posted by

 Historicon 2017 is in the books and I had a blast.  I didn’t play in any games but did run GM my game 10x over the 3 day fest and really enjoyed my self. This post will have some shots for the Wed night set up, which includes the initial ter…

Historicon 2017 – All Packed Up and Hitting the road

Posted on July 12th, 2017 under . Posted by

 I’m all packed up and ready to go.  Unlike most years, I can actually see out the rear window so that’s a plus. Still, theres a lot of stuff crammed into the car. A lot of stuff indeed!I leave the front passenger seat open for my p…

Historicon 2017 – All Packed Up and Hitting the road

Posted on July 12th, 2017 under . Posted by

 I’m all packed up and ready to go.  Unlike most years, I can actually see out the rear window so that’s a plus. Still, theres a lot of stuff crammed into the car. A lot of stuff indeed!I leave the front passenger seat open for my p…

Historicon Packing List

Posted on July 11th, 2017 under . Posted by

Well, I’ve run out of time to get ready for Historicon as I leave for the event tomorrow.  Pictured is the pack up from last year.I’ve learned the hard way to leave the the travel day (wed) completely dedicated to packing up and making sure I’ve g…

Historicon Packing List

Posted on July 11th, 2017 under . Posted by

Well, I’ve run out of time to get ready for Historicon as I leave for the event tomorrow.  Pictured is the pack up from last year.I’ve learned the hard way to leave the the travel day (wed) completely dedicated to packing up and making sure I’ve g…

Last minute terrain prep

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

A few desert oasis terrain to provide some light cover….2 days to go!Yikes!

Last minute terrain prep

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

A few desert oasis terrain to provide some light cover….2 days to go!Yikes!

The Mummy King and Friends

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

 The final figures for the Historical game are now painted – may I present to you the Mummy King and his retinue of mummy soldiers.  These are all metal casts from Reaper and are really very nicely sculpted figures. These will be used in…

The Mummy King and Friends

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

 The final figures for the Historical game are now painted – may I present to you the Mummy King and his retinue of mummy soldiers.  These are all metal casts from Reaper and are really very nicely sculpted figures. These will be used in…

Historicon 2017 Game: Catacomb Layout

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

 The final planning and placement of the catacombs for my upcoming Historical games (DAK & Dragons and SOCOM and Sorcery) is pretty much done.  The “catacombs” will be mounted of 2×2 ft 1/4 inch MDF boards.  I had enough of the Lunes…

Historicon 2017 Game: Catacomb Layout

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

 The final planning and placement of the catacombs for my upcoming Historical games (DAK & Dragons and SOCOM and Sorcery) is pretty much done.  The “catacombs” will be mounted of 2×2 ft 1/4 inch MDF boards.  I had enough of the Lunes…