Posts Tagged ‘tsa’

King Albert I of Belgium, the "warrior king"

Posted on April 16th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

When Leopold the second died, the Belgian throne passed on to his nephew, Albert I.While the previous monarch became infamous for his role in the Congo aquirement, this king would become famous for completely different reasons.When the First World War …

Upcoming Big Battles at TSA: april update

Posted on April 13th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

The benefit of having your won clubhouse, is that you can use it to play some really large games that take whole days or even weekends.And in the nearby future, we have quite a few of those lined up, so let’s have a little oversight of what to expect t…

One Year back to Wargaming

Posted on April 10th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Today marks the anniversary that it`s one year since I decided to get back into wargaming “full time”.After a break of about 5 years (2012 – 2017), though I did visit a Crisis show in 2013 with the nephews, circumstances of a private matter made me get…

King Leopold II, that one by the Perry’s

Posted on April 9th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

The second Crisis entry model we did, waaaaaaay back in 2006, was one of two (the first year Ambiorix wasn`t either) miniatures not sculpted by Paul Hicks for us.No, he was sculpted by none other then the Perry’s, you now, those (in)famous twins ;-)Leo…

TSA Clubevening the 6th of april 2018

Posted on April 8th, 2018 under , . Posted by

As my own game was over before it really started (you can read about that in yesterday’s batte report, found HERE) I had ample amounts of time to make my tour of the club and the other games being played there.And it was a lovely variety of periods and…

There are Picts on my lawn!

Posted on March 23rd, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Another Dux Britanniarum campaign report from our TSA campaign.  This time, another Hostage Raid as Pictish Raiders landed on my shores.It was a sunny day as Clustfeinad strolled his gardens.  Soon his noble, Petif would arrive with his retin…

Dulle Griet marches onwards!

Posted on March 8th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

The next model I completed from the line of Crisis entry figures to kick off this weeks entry of mix and match figures, we have De Dulle Griet.She was the first “non real” person that was released for the range, as she is based on the figure from the p…

Peter Minuit and the Rapiers

Posted on March 2nd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Okay, so that might sound like some 80s coverband if I look back at the title…Actually, it`s the combination of two sorts of entries I have been focussing on this week, namely trying to include one Crisis wargame show entry figure every time, as well…

Tijl Uilenspiegel Crisis 2017 LE

Posted on February 20th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

A bit of a special set of figures for this round, as it is the limited edition entry set from the past Crisis wargame show we organised at TSA.  And it is a character that has a great influence on school children of my generation… The mo…

TSA Clubevening 16th of february 2018

Posted on February 17th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Yesterday, I wasn`t playing any games at the club myself, so that meant I went to have a look around and bring another oversight of the games being played…While it was busy this week, there weren`t actually that many games being played, as a lot of p…

Monongahela, the TSA French Indian War big battle

Posted on February 5th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

The past saturday TSA organised it’s first of the bigger daylong battle events of 2018, and the war of choice was the French Indian War (or Seven Years War).The battle that would be recreated was Monongahela, a disasterous expedition for the British fo…

Securing the Road – ACW BatRep

Posted on January 13th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Yesterday evening at TSA I joined in for the first time in the homemade rules by Rudi, to fast play the American Civil War.Now, with this being my favorite historical period, I was totally pumped up and in character for this of course ;-)The rules are …

TSA French Indian War big battle on the 3th of february

Posted on January 9th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

In a few weeks time, TSA is organising a big battle in the French Indian Wars setting.During that day, the club is open for those that want to come have a look (and a drink, and a bite… at the bar, not in the figures please).The game will be played u…

TSA Clubevening 5th of January 2018

Posted on January 6th, 2018 under , . Posted by

The first friday of the New Year, and that means it’s time again to hop over to the club.I hadn`t had any game planned myself, though Noshi quikcly found herself a spot on the Heroquest roleplaying table, while I filled up my game calendar for the comi…

New Year’s Eve at TSA

Posted on January 1st, 2018 under , . Posted by

With Noshi working the night shift this year, and my parents planning to turn in early, I decided to join the New Year’s Eve dinnerparty over at TSA.This is a yearly tradition at the club, usually drawing about a dozen people not occupied otherwise, an…

TSA Clubevening 15th of december 2017

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

Yesterday it was clubnight once again, as it is almost every friday of the year.And as I didn`t have anything planned in the form of a game, I could calmly look around to what games where played and share it with you guys.Under The Raven Banner was pla…

TSA Clubevening 15th of december 2017

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

Yesterday it was clubnight once again, as it is almost every friday of the year.And as I didn`t have anything planned in the form of a game, I could calmly look around to what games where played and share it with you guys.Under The Raven Banner was pla…

Crisis 2017 Show Report

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

The first Crisis since 2013 I attended, as I came back into the fold of the Tin Soldiers of Antwerp after a 5 year break in membership (2013 I went as a visitor, as I wasn`t a member anymore).And I enjoyed every minute of it, as it felt like “coming ho…

Crisis 2017 Show Report

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

The first Crisis since 2013 I attended, as I came back into the fold of the Tin Soldiers of Antwerp after a 5 year break in membership (2013 I went as a visitor, as I wasn`t a member anymore).And I enjoyed every minute of it, as it felt like “coming ho…

TSA Clubevening 27th of October 2017

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

Another friday, another evening of games and pleasure at the Tin Soldiers clubhouse!And a bit of a special thingie this time, as we have a sort of “exclusive” to share.Arno, aka Captain Tweetie on our clubboard forum, the resident Boardgame guru was pr…

TSA Clubevening 27th of October 2017

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

Another friday, another evening of games and pleasure at the Tin Soldiers clubhouse!And a bit of a special thingie this time, as we have a sort of “exclusive” to share.Arno, aka Captain Tweetie on our clubboard forum, the resident Boardgame guru was pr…

Emperor’s Children versus Orks: 1000 points BatRep

Posted on October 20th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Tonight I got my second game of 40k in, and facing one of the armies I “historically” always feared: the Orks.Now, after the debacle that was my more CC orientated force versus the Death Guard, I rebuild my army to my own tastes and style of play: stat…

Emperor’s Children versus Orks: 1000 points BatRep

Posted on October 20th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Tonight I got my second game of 40k in, and facing one of the armies I “historically” always feared: the Orks.Now, after the debacle that was my more CC orientated force versus the Death Guard, I rebuild my army to my own tastes and style of play: stat…

TSA Clubnight 6th of October 2017

Posted on October 7th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Past friday I didn`t have anything particular planned, so I had the time to take a look around and watch the various games in progress.Once again, a big variety of era’s and systems was on the table, so enjoy the pictures…A Napoleonics game in 28mm w…

TSA Clubnight 6th of October 2017

Posted on October 7th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Past friday I didn`t have anything particular planned, so I had the time to take a look around and watch the various games in progress.Once again, a big variety of era’s and systems was on the table, so enjoy the pictures…A Napoleonics game in 28mm w…