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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

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

How an IDF Commander with just One Tank Turned Back a Syrian Column in the Yom Kippur War

With just one tank, Captain Zvika Greengold withstood the might of the Syrian military. As the battle around him raged, he moved in and out of the darkness, firing at … Continue reading

January 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

ORION’s 1/ 72 Modern Russian Federals Review

This set is my first purchase about my Russian-Chechen War of 1994-96 project. The box contains 46 (medium consistency) plastic figures. You will find in it regular infantry, Spetsnaz/ special forces … Continue reading

January 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Falklands 1982: Port San Carlos to Stanley

 Next Wargaming Project: Falklands 1982:  Port San Carlos to Stanley. Falklands 1982:  Port San Carlos to Stanley  is designed to simulate the land battles of the South Atlantic War of 1982. Other games … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Experience of Battle – Six Day War, 1967

The 1967 Six Day War saw the Israelis mount of massive pre-emptive strike against their Arabs neighbors. Spearheading the offensive was the Israeli Armored Corps of 1000 Centurion, M-48 and … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tactics in Arab-Israeli Wars 1967-1973

From Bruce’s Quarrie book – Tank Battles In Miniatures …In the Six Day War the position  is relatively clear-the Israelis  were attacking in a blitzkrieg  manner which  would have made … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

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