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New piece of terrain

I thought for quite some time to make terrain that represents camp or a town for a 6mm scale. It kind of ended up all right but some fine tuning is still needed, especially to blend the edges to the … Continue reading

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Engagement of Bitter Enemies, part II

This time around I wanted to check how the armies would behave in the full game. I have had Impetus for some time, but armies were not sufficient until now. Of course, since this was the first game, and perhaps … Continue reading

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June DSLB – Overwhelming odds

Along with Impetus, a few games of DSLB were played. Scenarios were adapted from ‘One Hour Wargames’ to test out how they would work out. First one, and rather quick was a game of meeting engagement where both sides were … Continue reading

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Double objective – second take

I tested the double objective scenario second time but altered the OOB and board somewhat. This time troops that were involved were 4 infantry battalions and one dragoon regiment for French (dragoons were composed of four bases, each base representing … Continue reading

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Terrain to wage war on, part II

As mentioned earlier, I thought that modular board would be right¬†choice for my gaming needs, but now after actively using them for some time, I came to appreciate little bit different form of modularity. There are fundamental problems with modular … Continue reading

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DSLB and Impetus evening

Drums and Shakos Large Battles –¬†Dual Objective Another day, we had a game of DSLB to try out fist scenario Dual Objective from ‘One Hour Wargames‘ adapted to Drums and Shakos Large Battles. Some minor modifications were done and force … Continue reading

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AAR – Rome vs. Syracuse

It has been some time since I got a game on the table. This time it was Syracuse that was to defend their rights and land from Roman incursion. Albeit Romans have had some challenging situations, there is nothing so … Continue reading

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