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Comment by Steve K on August 26, 2018 at 6:56am

Taught the Group the basic Dogfight game for Wild Blue Yonder (Down in Flames WWII). Played a practice round + 2 4-player dogfights. Not everybody loves the card game aspect, but I hope to try it again and gain some converts from the Group.

Comment by Steve K on August 15, 2018 at 4:15pm

2nd St. Albans (Blood & Roses) - A Yorkist victory against overwhelming Lancastrian odds, by smart usage of the "Pass" option and a skillful defensive fight. 

Comment by Steve K on August 4, 2018 at 12:47pm
Just finished introducing a friend to Wing Leader with  scenario #V02 "Birthday Present", a 1942 Japanese bombing raid in China opposed by the AVG.  The Flying Tigers shot down 3 Oscars and two Sally bombers for a loss of 3 P40s. The rest of the Sallys made it to the target.  So the Japanese achieved a victory by one VP, one less would have been a draw! Close, exciting match and a good learning experience.
Comment by Steve K on August 2, 2018 at 5:21pm

Civilization (AH 1980's version) with the weekend gaming group. Takes a while to play, but this classic is always a challenge!

Comment by Steve K on July 25, 2018 at 8:54pm

Annual Cedar Rapids Game Week (07/20/18-07/24/18):

Wing Leader Victories - Kiev Campaign: Germans pulled out a (not decisive) victory.

Wild Blue Yonder - 1940-41 Campaign: All 3 Stages, 15 missions, Two wins for the RAF, one for the Axis (actually the Italians).

Sovereign of the Seas by Compass: We tried to play this, had trouble with the rules.

Horse & Musket: Two battles.

Great War Commander: First time playing this Combat Commander adaptation to WWI. A lot of card-generated chaos, this one needs more play. Fun!

Chariots of Rome.

Firefly: More fun!

Comment by Steve K on July 25, 2018 at 8:43pm

GMT's Blood & Roses - Blore Heath: The Lancastrians routed the Yorkists & changed history.

Comment by Steve K on July 10, 2018 at 3:45pm

Wakefield Set-Up - 1460. The Yorkists approach.

1st St. Albans 1455-Lancastrians lose, Yorkists turn the flank.


Playing Blood & Roses (GMT). Men of Iron system is fairly easy & quick to play. Some real infantry slugging matches in this box!

Comment by Steve K on July 1, 2018 at 4:31pm

Loot from CSW Expo 2018.  The Big Push was just issued at the convention. No Retreat was from the Flea Market ($30!).

Great time seeing some of my old gaming friends at CSW and attending the seminars. Played:

War Galley (the big Side scenario for a Monster Game)

Warrior Queen

Chariots of Rome

Nemesis

The Big Push

Also got to shoot down 2 P47s with my Japanese ace at the Down in Flames table on Saturday. 

Comment by Steve K on June 21, 2018 at 12:10pm

Camperdown 1797 (Flying Colors): The Dutch break for shallow water, British pursue.

Comment by Steve K on June 5, 2018 at 8:22pm

The Romans counter-attack. The Britons are thinning out. 


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