Monday, 03 August, 2020

Month: September 2019


The Games We Play: Battle Ravens

Tim has already commented on this game on his blog, but I missed the first outing so he kindly brought it along to try again. I have a certain interest in Dark Ages warfare (mainly prompted by ‘Vikings’ and ‘The Read more…


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https://patchworknplay.blogspot.com/2019/09/an-even-dozen.html


The Games We Play: Bits and pieces

If regular readers are concerned that all I’m buying are various types of super heavy German tank destroyers, then fear not, I’ve also bought some crap. The Peter Pig July special offer was very generous, so I shelled out on Read more…


https://patchworknplay.blogspot.com/2019/09/some-down-time.html

https://patchworknplay.blogspot.com/2019/09/some-down-time.html


The Games We Play: Bourbons and Garibaldis

Sadly, not a review of biscuits, but a trip to the stuggle for Italian Independance. After Garibaldi took Sicily in 1860, he marched north and met a large Bourbon force after crossing the Volturno. This is a vaguely bodged up Read more…


The Games We Play: Zvezda Jagdpanthers

My love affair with Zvezda continues as I thought it would be good to add to my ever increasing collection of German tank destroyers with some Jagdpanthers. It was prompted partly by my recently acquired Jagpanzer IV/70(V), as Jagdpanthers were Read more…


https://patchworknplay.blogspot.com/2019/09/another-sandwich.html

https://patchworknplay.blogspot.com/2019/09/another-sandwich.html


The Games We Play: Amphipolis 422BC

As we hadn’t had an Ancients outing for a while, Tim revisited the Peleponnesian Wars once more.This time the Spartan General Brasidas had been ravaging bits of Greece in a somewhat out of control manner and managed to annoy the Read more…


Pegasus Bridge, June 5th 2019

John put on his long planned Pegasus Bridge game on the 75th anniversary exactly, 5th June 2019 (although we didn’t stay up until midnight for the correct jump off time!) . It was my first trip to the new club Read more…


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