Advance Squad Leader


Counter Clippers

Since I'm on the injured reserve list.  I have started clipping the edges of my ASL counters.  My understanding is this protect the counter from having bad edges.  It is stress reliever. The slow chunking of the clipper with the drone of the TV in the background is relaxing.   According to my calculations it will take a couple of months to just do the ASL counters.     It you are in need of a clipper here what I have found..On Broad Game Geeks there is thread on Counter clippers;   Everything you need to know about clippers

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Advanced Squad Leader Storage solutions and Tools

As you have found out if you are a ASL player that storage can be a problem.  Lucky for me the group of players I have joined give me good advice.  1.  Buy Plano 3700 series boxes.  5 x 32 compartment.2. Good ring binders.  These are to store your maps broads and scenario cards.This video pretty well answers most questions.

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Advance Squad Leader components explained.

I know when I opened the ASLSK box I thought.  Crap look at all these parts.  Then how do they all work together to make the game playable.  My poor old brain started to spin.  Lucky for my I have a mentor.  David Lamb is the mentor I have to guide me through the maze of playing ASL.   Lucky for me David is one of the elite ASL player and designer in the country.   He along with PJ Norton, Fred Schwartz and Robert Davis are some of the best in the ASL world.   All to these gentlemen have been playing ASL since the 80's.    More of this later in posts in the future.  Now for the video.  If you like the ASL system and have  a son or daughter.  See if they are willing to play the game.  It is exciting to play. Also a little cheap to play than miniature gaming. Below are the first two video to get one started on the ASL adventure.

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Museumfest Advance Squad Leader Mini con

Every year around this time P.J. Norton puts on a two day event.  The main theme is Advance Squad leader.  It is for the Detroit Area ASL players.  Some what of a dying breed of broad gamers.  AS you will see in the pictures not too many younger folks.  Also other broad gamer are welcome to join. It occurs twice a year.  The Fest is held  at Michigan Military Technical & Historical Society

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Solo or Solitaire games

In a month and a half  I will be having my knee replaced.  The first 6 to 8 weeks I can't drive, climb stairs or have sex..  Well I my age sex is optional....lol 😄.  Now one of the face back ASL gaming pages a member talked about Retro game rules.. What I was to look at the bottom of the page.  Damn if there is a link to free Solo free rules.Solo rules for Retro    The company has a great collection of other games.   Link here:Minden GamesBy ordering direct from the company you can some next perks.  If you order off Amazon they are available.   Take a look.

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