This group is dedicated to discussion of the PanzerGrenadier system and its games, published by Avalanche Press. When first released few expected to see this system expand so quickly, returning tactical gaming to the platoon level.See More
Group to discuss boardgame Map Making.Where amateur and published map makers can discuss and assist each other with techniques and methods used in creating boardgame maps.(not a group for arguments about what map style or software app is best)See More
"Hi Jo! I was wondering: can you (or someone) at some point create hex overlays that when combined adjacent (best at horizontal, vertical, and diagonal) allow placement of walls, window ledges, doorways for rudimentary farmhouse-like…"
"Hi Jo...I am having a similar problem. Computer crashed, and lost my Hexdraw. Not sure if I need to purchase it again.
By the way....I was the guy from WorldWarTwoZone forum. I have since started my own forum....http://tincangeneral.com/forum/.…"
Jo Bader of HexDraw referred me to this site, as well as references from the Internet wargaming forums
Your favorite game(s):
Advanced Squad Leader; Lock 'N Load; White star Rising (LNL); PanzerGrenadier series by Avalanche Press; Raid on St. Nazaire, by Avalon Hill; RISK; Cribbage; Chess
What game(s) are you currently playing (solitaire, FTF, PBEM, etc.) or wish to play next?
Solitaire and Play-by-Post
What game(s) have you played recently?
Lock 'N Load, Band of Heroes and Heroes of the Gap; White Star Rising
In general, how much time do you spend gaming?
Several hours a week, multiple days/nights
How big is your game collection?
Your local game club(s) and/or where you reside (let's network!)
I am married to an amazing Italian wife. Avid reader. Fine Artist. I run a wargaming forum (see below)...Wargaming and game design are my most passionate endeavor. I am a Fine Artist, working primarily in oils, but also work in watercolor, pen&ink, Copic markers, colored pencil and graphite, and sometime pastel. I taught sculpture at a community college.
Personal Interests (favorite activities, movies, shows, books, music, etc.)
Scale model builder and painter. History buff...primarily WWII; my dad was in the Canadian Army in WWII, which started my interest in the subject. Love WWII movies. I'm a huge Sci-Fi fan. Love old movies, especially Basil Rathbone "Shelock Holmes" movies. I'm a musician (guitarist and drummer); taught Drum & Bugle Corps (Percusiion Caption Head), writing my own charts, teaching both small corps as well as touring extensively with International-level corps in DCI.