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Manila AAR, Play Aids for Avalanche Press "1898"
Still getting acquainted with Avalanche Press' "Great War at Sea" series. Haven't yet decided how it will play out as a table game, but want to give myself time to think over and experience it RAW. Ergo, did some more work to play the Basic Combat Rules. Ma...
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"Star Wars Starship Battles": The Rebels Strike Back!
So after playing the most basic form of the rules, it seemed only fair to try them with the advanced rules and - most importantly - the use of Class 4 ships: starfighters.  Not only do starfighters, e.g. "snubfighters", provide iconic imagery of the genre, ...
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Star Wars Starship Battles: Grand Moff Winkie Strikes!
Playing Axis & Allies naval WWII at the game club got me thinking about my Star Wars ships from the Wizards of the Coast brief naval foray - with mixed results - into "Star Wars Starship Battles", and their line of 60 ships. I have a whole bunch of them, wh...
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FOR SALE POST: Star Wars Fleets
Stealing a good idea from a pal, I'm going to start posting items I have for sale here, just in case the right buyer comes along. I'll try to keep everything oriented around naval / space ship gaming, of course. First up, a bunch of Odyssey Slipways items i...
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Storing WoC Starfighters: Scottish Style
As I am part Scot, I reserve the right to make allusions to my thrifty side! Got a large auction of Wizards of the Coast Star Wars Starship Battles ships, including 64 fighters and 21 class 3-1 models for $90. This was a great deal for the ships, but alas, ...
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3D Space Battles - Concepts
Played a game of modified Axis and Allies WWII ships with the local group - I should've gotten some pics...always forgetting to use this new-fangled high-falootin' fone I have! Anyway, got me the itch to get back to more One-Hour Wargames ships. However, as...
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First Playtest: Avalanche Games "Great War at Sea"
Remember the Maine and to "H-E-double toothpick" with Spain! inquiry did little to determine cause of Maine's explosion or defuse diplomatic tensions... I've been realizing and emphasizing that the critical shaping factors in a naval scenario are really str...
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Storing 1/2400 ships
I saw a post on this at TMP  HERE  and thought that this might be a useful answer for some people. After all this is really cheap and so far, it works. All you need is masking or painter's tape, cheap little plastic storage boxes that protect the top [if yo...
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Brian DeWitt Naval Rules
I did manage to reach Brian DeWitte, in a roundabout way through North Virginia Gamers, aka  NOVAG  where he's a Board Member. Through polite correspondence, we had the following interview, somewhat edited for clarity. ******************************* Glad...
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Three Modern Naval Rule Sets: impressions and overviews
I've three commercial sets of rules, all of which I think have merit, and over which I've been giving a lot of thought as to how to proceed with gaming some of my interests in the near future. 1. Naval Thunder: Clash of Dreadnoughts [WWI] & Battleship Row [...
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