Tuesday, 04 August, 2020

Month: March 2016


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The Games We Play: Fleurus, 1622

After the success of Edgehill, I wanted to give the Neil Thomas Pike and Shot rules another go in a different period, this time the Thirty Years War. Although I am fairly up on Gustavus Adolphus and the Swedes, the Read more…


The Games We Play: Night Withdrawal

As a gentle game requiring little thought before Triples, and put on another scenario from my ongoing Memoir 44 Normandy campaign, this time a follow up battle during the ‘Operation Charnwood’ mini-campaign.The previoua battle had featured a massive RAF bombing Read more…


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The Games We Play: Cursus Honorum

With Triples rapidly looming, it was time for a run through of this years WD Display Team (north) participation game. We’d playtested this a couple of times before but this was the first outing of the final version with a Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Dragging my feet....

I continue to plod along with my projects….. I made this… and these. They may become coasters? This is what has taken most of my time… six inch blocks… and EPP stars…. which will eventually be added to this…. only Read more…


I woke up this morning thinking about the affects our thinking has on our lives, whether positive or negative. Mike Pastore, one of the Time to Play Foundation’s amazing Board members and I had been speaking to a man this Read more…


The Games We Play: Mystic River

For many years I have used odd bits of felt, masking tape etc  to represent many terrain features but I came to realise that the bits of terrain I had actually made or bought (hills, walls, bridges, trees, buildings) both Read more…