Gary Barr's Blog – February 2013 Archive (5)

Combat Commander once more

Played another couple of scenarios of Combat Commander at my Dads last night (he is hooked and cant get enough of the game and in truth neither can I).…















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Added by Gary Barr on February 26, 2013 at 7:09am — No Comments

Field Of Glory Ancients Version 2 Miniatures Game

Played a game against Stephen today at my gaff using FOG Ancients version 2.

I used a Maurikian Byzantine army with Sassanid allies (mainly so I could try Elephants) against a Dailami…

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Added by Gary Barr on February 21, 2013 at 4:33pm — 6 Comments

Combat Commander: Stalingrad

Another couple of scenarios played of this totally addictive and engrossing game with my Dad.

We decided to stick with the Stalingrad theatre.

Both scenarios proved very close run games.



First up was (I can never remember the scenario titles) a game set to the rear of the Barrikady Factory with my Ivans having to defend a key house (Dom 31) whilst awaiting a relief force. Couple of unique units in this one with an SMG and LMG Garrison counters set up with a Sgt in this…

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Added by Gary Barr on February 17, 2013 at 9:33am — No Comments

Combat Commander 2 more scenarios played and enjoyed

Another two scenarios played with my Dad of this most enjoyable collection of bits of carboard and paper !



First scenario was from the Mediterranean Playbook covering action between Canadians and Fallschirmjager at Ortona Italy in 1943.

Basically a fight in a built-up area (map mainly multi-hex buildings) with the Cannucks having to advance against the formidable Green Devils.

My Cannucks made decent progress turning the Devils left wing but lost a couple of key Melees…

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Added by Gary Barr on February 4, 2013 at 4:34pm — No Comments

Field Of Glory Napoleonics Miniatures game (pic heavy)

Played a game of FOGN today at Stephens (who achieved a very good 4th place at last weekends Munster Dbmm…
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Added by Gary Barr on February 2, 2013 at 3:11pm — 2 Comments

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