Had first 'live' game of this interesting light game on the first week of the classic Bulge Offensive.A fun little game with light rules overhead.Only rule that required much re-reading was the targeting of specific unit types in a multi-unit battle as based on type, numbers thereof and a hierarchy of targets.Fun game with Germans (guess who ? yep thats right mon…See More
Just a few screenshots from several (ie too many !) Vassal (and one Cyberboard) PBEM games I have going at present.Vassal has really helped rejuvenate my interest in Board Wargames however to the detriment of my figure painting and bank balance !!This is Paths Of Glory (Cyberboard version) with Western Front situation in 1915 with Germans mounting an assault on my British…See More
Now that a tough question as there are dozens of scns but not sure if any others would class as starter ?
Best idea might be to use the RSG and select Platoon sized forces on a map without hills and not too open (ie a bit like the Fat Lipki…"
Yes Sgt Steiner from Cross Of Iron (my blog is sgtsteiner.blogspot.com)
Re solo I have played both solo but have played CC quite a lot vs an opponnent
I do solo most games generally as a way to test them out and learn rules.
Both are great…"
"Gary- thanks for posting!. I've got Combat Commander and Fighting Formations in the shrink wrap; as a solo player, which would you suggest I crack open and learn first?
And I get the impression you're also playing solo. I'd love to…"
Played three more scenarios from Combat Commander last night this time three from the Mediterranean supplement.First was Fallschirmjager versus New Zealanders near Maleme airfield Crete.This one saw NZ triumphant as I was able to get sufficient units off-board (double victory points) to build a good lead when sudden death kicked in.Second scenario was set in Poland in 1939…See More
Had first 'live' game of this interesting light game on the first week of the classic Bulge Offensive. A fun little game with light rules overhead. Only rule that required much re-reading was the targeting of…
Played three more scenarios from Combat Commander last night this time three from the Mediterranean supplement. First was Fallschirmjager versus New Zealanders near Maleme airfield Crete. This one saw NZ triumphant…
Played game of Hannibal Rome Vs Carthage (Avalon Hill version) with my son (nned to make use of him whilst he is home) tonight and another topsy turvy but exciting card based game it proved to be. Tactics/Strategy from us both a bit…