"Actually it is clear what I am responding to. It is the notion bandied about in this thread that wargaming is dying and that wargamers are all old, graying and dwindling in number. My experience shows that this is not so.
And I can easily say that…"
"Except that what I have been seeing at WBC wargame events contradicts this. Not only are they drawing a lot of players but the players are on the whole getting younger as time goes by. For example, my Combat Commander event drew 56 and of that…"
"The best way to stop this nonsense is to enable CAPCHTA on registration. A good strong CAPCHTA will stop the robots from registering. I run a message board and that is how I stopped the spambots.
This is the capchta site:
"I think the hobby is growing again, and that while we did have a peiod of contraction it bottomed out a few years ago and now we are on an upward plane. The younger age of wargame players at conventions is one evidence, as is the growth of wargaming…"
In the year 2000 we had an exchange on CSW about accuracy in wargames. I've reposted that on my page as a blog. Because I mention you by name, I wanted you to have a chance to get over there and comment your way out of trouble (grin).