July 2014 Blog Posts (6)

What do you grab when the ashes are falling on your house?

I had an interesting experience yesterday. About 4:30 pm, my wife came in the house to inform me that ashes were falling on the house; there was a wildfire nearby and headed our way.  It was probably time to pack up, grab the legal docs and wedding album, the laptops and iPads and maybe pack some clothes.  (we had  not received notice to leave, but the fire was only a 1/4 mile away at that point. After a few minutes of running around and packing, she brought in a couple of file boxes; "don't…

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Added by Dave Smith on July 27, 2014 at 12:00pm — 7 Comments

Special on Line of Departure Back Issues -- Japan at War

Currently, I'm working on the next issue of Line of Departure, and in anticipation of its publication, I'm offering a special on five back issues of the magazine.  The theme is Japan at war, from the Russo-Japanese War through World War II in the Pacific.  These are five issues, with articles and player's aids for the following:

Red Sun Rising (SPI)



U.S. Navy War Plan Orange (Avalanche Press)



Storm Over Taierzhuang…

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Added by Jim Werbaneth on July 17, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Revised Tactical Wargamer's Journal Issue 1 now available in electronic and print form

After requests to make Issue 1 of Tactical Wargamer's Journal available in electronic form, I'm pleased to announce I've finally been able to do so. Video above is a preview of the content and additional content available in the expanded Issue 1. This expanded issue is available in both print and electronic form. For those who purchased the original Issue 1 in print form, a print supplement with just the additional material of the revised edition is also…

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Added by Michael Dorosh on July 12, 2014 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

GMT West

I'm thinking about attending GMT West for the first time. My better three-quarters (my wife) has agreed to travel to Hanford on her birthday weekend. Could someone who has participated in this event give me (and others) an overview of what can be expected? (start times, how late the gaming goes, quality of hotel accommodations, what sort of games get played, etc...)

Thanks,

Dave

Added by Dave Smith on July 3, 2014 at 9:35am — 1 Comment

Battle for Stalingrad - a true Eastern Front gem of a game!

We have been playing this since release and still play it, unfortunately the game seems to have been under the radar for the majority of gamers, don't know why...but I do know that I rather love and...here's why ;)

HFC Review: Battle for Stalingrad

Added by Andreas Ludwig on July 2, 2014 at 11:57am — No Comments

Happy Canada Day

Best wishes to all the gamers north of the 49th.

Dave Smith

Added by Dave Smith on July 1, 2014 at 2:09pm — 1 Comment

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