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Les Attaques – AAR – IABSM (6mm)

Finally – after long waiting – last Sunday we put some of our new toys on the table and we played with the I Ain’t Been Shot Mum rules an introductory … Continue reading

November 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

An interview with the author of the BGMR, Ian S. Clarke

On January of 2013 I asked of Ian Clarke (author of the Battlegroup rules) for a few introductory words to the rules. He immediately responded and the result of this discussion … Continue reading

October 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Valentines in the desert

Valentine Mk IIs somewhere in North Africa’s desert at 1941. Great modelling and painting job by my mate Nikolaos_T (Nikos Papadimitriou). An introductory photo series by Nikolaos_T for the upcoming project Operation … Continue reading

October 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

End of the 4th Hussars – IABSM (6mm)

We decided to play a scenario from Chris Stoesen’s Campaign for Greece supplement. The book is dedicated to IABSM (I Ain’t Been Shot Mum) rules set from TooFatLardies. We love Chris’ book. … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · 1 Comment

A Surpise Encounter, Eastern Front 1944 – IABSM

A photographic report from our last battle with IABSM rules.  

August 14, 2015 · 4 Comments

Micro Tanks

All vehicles are 1/ 285 scale from GHQ models.

June 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Yom Kippur War 1973, MicroMark Rules AAR

Following the pictures of our first battle with MicroMark Modern Rules. I think it is a great and playable rules system. The scenario was that an Israeli company of Shermans … Continue reading

June 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

New Chain of Command Campaign Supplement: Kampfgruppe von Luck

After the very nice “29 Let’s Go!’ TooFatLardies has released the second of its pint-size campaign supplement.The “Kampfgruppe von Luck”, dealing with the counterattack of the 21st Panzer Division on … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why “grand tactical” for Napoleonics and why Republique ruleset.

  I love Napoleonic Period as many of you but I never played it with ‘battalion level’ rules because I think it is a “must” to play the period with … Continue reading

March 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Austrian Napoleonic Cavalry (Adler Miniatures)

Below some photographs from my Austrian Napoleonic Cavalry. The 6mm miniatures are from the Adler company and I use them to play my favourite Napoleonic period game “Republique” from War … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

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This blog is mostly about military history and wargaming. You can find some interesting (I hope) articles about warfare and my activities on my favourite hobby: "wargaming"...