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It was announced that one of the United States Army's most famous combat officers died on January 2.
Major Richard Winters is known to many as the commander of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, the inspiration for the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers. I use episodes of this series to teach my Experience of Modern War class at…Continue
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Over the New Year's Day weekend I played the new Multi-Man Publishing (MMP) game Tide at Sunrise of the Russo-Japanese 1904-1905 war but without the optional naval rules with my friend and the owner of the game Tom Swider.
The real war was mostly an imperial dispute over control of Manchuria centering on the port of Port Arthur in the south east and several cites in the north western side of the map. The Russians begin in control of most of the map but the Japanese…Continue
Guys and gals:
Can anyone out there provide me with a pdf copy of the rules to Eric Goldberg's Kursk?
Thanks Rick De Girolami
Okay, it's only kind of news, as I will be editing it, but there are some significant aspects of this:
1. It is just me. I hope I carry things well enough until Scott and I can get back together.
2. It has a significant format change. I have a list of things to talk about and a number of them will be recurring "features" such as a pre-order to watch or my ten "hot games."
3. I hope it will spark discussion here or in the bgg guild that I (and Scott) can respond to in…Continue
Would love to play any of the following:
For the People
1960, Making of a President
Tide at Sunrise
If you are interested in playing any of these, please get in touch.
Scenario: Buchholz Station (I)
Participants: Joe C and Myself
Time: 3.15PM – 8.45PM (Saturday, January 01, 2011)
Just a quick thank you to everyone for all your support in 2010. We are definitely looking forward to an exciting year. Read our 2010 Year in Review Message
I thought I'd share the links to the interview I did with Alan over at VPG. I'm doing my best to include as much wargaming coverage as I can at The Gaming Gang without without driving off the Euro gamers. ;)
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