I've been gaming since 1976. I started in boardgaming (3rd Reich and Panzer Leader) then into RPG's. After that I got into miniatures and now play miniatures and boardgames. I generally game on Saturdays at A1 Comics Roseville and at the Miniature Wargame Society of Sacramento meetings.
Your favorite game(s):
Combat Commander, Command and Colors, Battlecry, Up Front!, Race for the Galaxy, Atlantic Storm, Not War but Murder...lots of miniatures games and periods including AWI, SWY, Ancients, Blitzkrieg Commander
What game(s) are you currently playing (solitaire, FTF, PBEM, etc.) or wish to play next?
want to play The Fires of Midway and Beda Fomm. Playing ASL, DiF and anything else that catches my eye.
What game(s) have you played recently?
Race for the Galaxy, Combat Commander, ASL, Battle Lore, Down in Flames
In general, how much time do you spend gaming?
6-10 hours a week, when I can
How big is your game collection?
Your local game club(s) and/or where you reside (let's network!)
Reside in the Sacramento CA area and am a member of the Miniature Wargaming Society of Sacramento (not a strictly miniatures club)
I am a 50 something male (born in 1960) who games both boardgames and miniatures. I generally game at least twice a week. I also hit about three cons a year. I am the surviving founding member of the Miniature Wargaming Society of Sacramento (started in 1986) M_W_S@yahoogroups.com
I play almost any kind of game. I play a lot of Combat Commander, Race for the Galaxy, Up Front!, 1960 Making of an election and just about any other game our group can buy. In miniatures I generally play Ancients, AWI, WWII, Moderns, Vietnam, Necromunda and other SF oriented games.
Personal Interests (favorite activities, movies, shows, books, music, etc.)
Besides gaming I read a lot of Science Fiction, Military history, Modern Gothic novels (Jim Butcher, Charlene Harris, Charlie Huston). I am a member of Netflix and average a movie a week. I am currently hooked on Torchwood and Dr Who.
Played ASL "Strangers in a Strange Land" at Pacificon. Played Horus Heresy last week. Looks like I might not get in a game this Saturday but will be playing miniatures on Sunday at the Miniature Wargaming Society meeting.
Back frm GMT West. Played Successors, Epic Command & Colors, Atlantic Storm & Dominion. Spent $ on Paths of Glory, Kutuzov, Operation Norway, Command and Strategy magazines with Operation Kadesh and a few other games. I got a chance to check out Chad and Kai Jensen's latest effort. Interesting stuff...
GPS in the phone wouldn't let me choose to drive back up I5 so had to go up 99. We played "What's that smell?" on the way back up. We were able to identify skunk and manure but a few odors defied description.