Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Le Cateau, 1914 was played using Richard Brooks' Op14 rules and was run by Martin using his 15mm toys (and my aeroplanes). Martin has very kindly made available the briefings which I reproduce in part below. He ran the BEF while I donned the Von Kluck's spiky helmet.
After the battle of
on 23rd August the BEF fell back with Von Klucks 1st Army in hot pursuit. On the 25th the BEF was forced to split
its march around the Mons on the Sambre. Von Kluck's advance
guards fought a series of actions with BEF rearguards but the exhausted British
could retreat no further and decided to stand and fight Forest of Mormal
Thursday, May 17, 2012
One More Gaming Project: First Red Martian Unit Finished: This week I finished my first unit of ten Red Martians and an overall commander for the big 20 player GASLIGHT game Buck Surdu and I are ru...
Sunday, May 6, 2012
Fjodin's 15mm World: Irregular Miniatures 15mm Maasai: 15mm Maasai from Irregular Miniatures . These figures have only one pose, but plenty of variants. Maasai with mustache, necklace and b...
Saturday, May 5, 2012
Daddy's Little Men: Battle of Tanga Day One: Last night Jon made the drive up to my house to give "Things Are A Bit 'Ard" a try. It's a set of variant rules from the Too Fat Lardies S...