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Wargamer since the 1970s, back into it 100% now the kids are grown up and career no longer that important
Wargamer since the 1970s, back into it 100% now the kids are grown up and career no longer that important

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The Battle of Two Farms
Today, we descended on Graham's place for another Napoleonic Black Powder game, this time French v Austrians. This was an encounter game with two farms as the only features.  Graham & Barry played the French, Steve and I the Austrians. The French had 3 four...
The Battle of Two Farms
The Battle of Two Farms
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Up The Arsenal !
This was an Indian Mutiny scenario written for the original Sharp Practice rules, published in one of the Christmas or Summer Specials many moons ago. So, it was time to dust it off and try it once more using the latest version of the rules, so a bit of twe...
Up The Arsenal !
Up The Arsenal !
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The Battle of Los Dagos Malos
Last Thursday, Steve C hosted a Peninsula Napoleonic "Black Powder" game at his new war-games room. Steve and Mike took the French and Ian and I had the Spanish, Portuguese and British Allies. The table is laid and the French in position far side. We both h...
The Battle of Los Dagos Malos
The Battle of Los Dagos Malos
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Wargaming in France : just down the road from Agincourt !
Last weekend, Mike arranged for some of us Essex Warriors to descend on his friends at Tilques for a refight of the Battle of Agincourt. The family have a beautiful chateau on the edge of the village and they have allowed Mike to develop  a war room above o...
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The Official Grand Opening : Goldhanger War Room
Last Tuesday, Steve C had the "launch" of his new war-games shed and we were asked to put on Freeman's Farm again - the game we had presented as Essex Warriors at Salute in April. Bob and I provided the British & American troops, terrain bybSteve and Bob. M...
The Official Grand Opening : Goldhanger War Room
The Official Grand Opening : Goldhanger War Room
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Maximillian Adventure : A Sharp Practice game
Having bought and painted the wonderful Gringo40s figures, it was time to put them on the table. Bob and Allan chose the Mexican Republicans so Mike and Ian took control of the Maximillian Imperialists. The Maximillian forces possess the fort top left of th...
Maximillian Adventure : A Sharp Practice game
Maximillian Adventure : A Sharp Practice game
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Macron v Merkle
Yesterday saw another visit to Steve's Goldhanger War Rooms for a further game of Black Powder. He had the French under the command of the masterly Marshal Macron whilst I had a combined Austrian & Prussian command commanded by General von Merkle. Here's th...
Macron v Merkle
Macron v Merkle
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Errata - Partizan
Apologies - Partizan was in fact 20th May, not 19th !!!
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Partizan, Newark, 19th May 2018
Yesterday, a few of us from Essex Warriors made the trip up the A1 to Partizan - arguably one of the best war-games shows since their move to the Newark Showground. Yet again it didn't disappoint with a wide variety of games & traders.  I think because of i...
Partizan, Newark, 19th May 2018
Partizan, Newark, 19th May 2018
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The Picts Are Coming !
Too Fat Lardies Dux Britanniarum today, using the Picts, Scotti & Irish Raiders Supplement. Allan brought along his Pictish force and Bob assisted him in the game, I had my usual Romano-British. The Picts were raiding and seeking treasure trove in the villa...
The Picts Are Coming !
The Picts Are Coming !
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