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New Kid in Town: Alexandria, VA

I've just moved to Alexandria (FC), VA for the year (or maybe two). Anyone interested in getting together for gaming, shoot me a PM. Thanks, Bob

Added by Bob Mosdal on August 30, 2017 at 3:39pm — 5 Comments

2014 Carnage Game Convention, Killington, VT Nov 7th-9th

I've added a forum for Carnage Game Convention 2014 on CSW http://talk.consimworld.com/WebX/.1dda7fbe

Added by Bob Mosdal on February 6, 2014 at 11:14am — No Comments

OCS Operation Mars brief AAR

So I feel compelled to say a little something about the weekend of playing OCS we went through recently (6/22-23/12).

First I think this was the sixth or seventh annual June weekend I've done this and, as ever, it was very fun to get several guys together and play multiple days and hours of OCS. It seems like each year has almost had a theme to it too.

One year it was look at the terrain and guard your supply lines as we had a key bridge taken, putting about half our army out…

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Added by Bob Mosdal on June 26, 2012 at 5:32pm — 5 Comments

Played: The Mighty Endeavor

Made a new local contact through BoardGameGeek and had him over today to play tME. Had a good time kicking it old school. He was kind of just getting back in to war gaming after a college hiatus so my Germans were able to keep his beachhead pretty small (at least until we quit on turn 7). I enjoyed my first spin of tME and found it an improvement over Fortress Europa (though I have very fond memories of it from college days).



I look forward to getting "the guys" together to take… Continue

Added by Bob Mosdal on March 15, 2008 at 3:56pm — 4 Comments

Latest Gaming: Red Star Rising

Played the start scenario of Red Star Rising with one of my local opponents last weekend. I enjoyed the system even if my Germans received the Stalingrad pocket making spanking they deserved. Seemed to flow well and we talked a lot about what strategies we'd use "next time."



The one thing I didn't particularly care for though was the attempt in the rules to come up with a new vocabulary for old concepts which I assume was to appeal to the mythical new to war gaming gamer. Offender… Continue

Added by Bob Mosdal on March 12, 2008 at 1:00pm — 4 Comments

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